Tokyo reported 78 confirmed cases of the coronavirus on Tuesday, a record single-day increase that concerns Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike... ABC NEWS · 2 months
The Latest: Tokyo reveals 3-step plan to reopen businesses  ABC NEWS · 1 week
The governor of Tokyo, one of several prefectures still under a coronavirus state of emergency, says that she plans to reopen businesses in three phases in the Japanese capital as... more
The Latest: Robot staff greet Tokyo governor at virus hotel  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Robot staff debuted at a Tokyo hotel for mild coronavirus patients under a plan to free up beds at overburdened hospitals more
The Latest: US task force chief concerned about gatherings  ABC NEWS · 1 day
White House coronavirus task force coordinator Deborah Birx says she’s “very concerned” that people going outdoors for the Memorial Day weekend aren’t maintaining 6 feet of social distancing more
The Latest: India reports largest single-day virus spike  ABC NEWS · 4 days
India has reported 6,088 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours for its biggest single-day spike, increasing the country’s total number of infections to 118,447 more
The Latest: Russia grapples with another record day of cases  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Russia has registered almost 8,000 new coronavirus cases on Friday in yet another record daily spike more
The Latest: India reports largest single-day virus surge  ABC NEWS · 1 week
India has recorded its biggest single-day surge with 5,242 new cases of coronavirus and 157 deaths due to COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, taking the country’s infection tally to more than... more
The Latest: Largest single day jump of cases in Syria  ABC NEWS · 2 days
The Syrian government has announced the largest single day jump of recorded cases in the country more
The Latest: Russia reports its highest single-day death toll  ABC NEWS · 1 day
Russia has reported its highest one-day coronavirus death toll but the lowest number of new infections in three weeks more
The Latest: Tokyo Gov. calls to extend state of emergency,  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike on Wednesday called for an extension of Japan’s nationwide “state of emergency,” which requests people to stay home and social distance, to stem the... more
The Latest: Japan set to end Tokyo's state of emergency  ABC NEWS · 19 hours
Japan is set to remove a coronavirus state of emergency from Tokyo and four other remaining prefectures later Monday, ending the measure that has lasted for more than... more
The Latest: Over 4,000 released from Italian hospitals  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Italy says a near-record 4,008 people were released from hospitals in the past day after testing negative for COVID-19 as the country continues its cautious reopening after a two-month national lockdown more
The Latest: Italy's day-to-day new cases lowest since March  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Italy has registered its lowest day-to-day number of new cases of COVID-19 since practically the first day the nation was put under lockdown to contain what would become one of... more
The Latest: Michigan’s governor decries racism at protests  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Michigan’s governor says gun-carrying protesters who demonstrated inside her state’s Capitol “depicted some of the worst racism” and “awful parts” of U.S. history more
The Latest: N.M. governor seals off roads in hard-hit city  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The governor of New Mexico invoked the state’s Riot Control Act on Friday as she sealed off all roads to nonessential traffic in the city of Gallup more
The Latest: Mississippi governor reopens hair salons, gyms  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Mississippi’s governor says barbershops, salons and gyms will be allowed to reopen Monday but must take steps to curb the spread of the new coronavirus more
The Latest: Florida unemployment rate reaches record high  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Florida’s unemployment rate reached a record high in April of almost 13%, tripling in one month as the economic slowdown from the coronavirus pandemic took hold more
A billion years missing from geologic record: Where it may have gone  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
The geologic record is exactly that: a record. The strata of rock tell scientists about past environments, much like pages in an encyclopedia. Except... more
The Latest: Russia reports record spike in daily virus cases  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Russian health officials have reported more than 11,000 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, a record daily spike that brings the country's total over 177,000 confirmed cases more
The Latest: Ramadan ending in Iraq with spike in coronavirus  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Iraq’s Health Ministry is reporting the steepest single-day spike in confirmed coronavirus cases since the government began recording cases in late February more
The Latest: Pakistan tops 2,000 new cases for 1st time  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Pakistan crossed 2,000 new positive coronavirus cases in a single day for the first time since the start of the outbreak more
Some Hawaii hotels concerned about quarantine enforcement  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Some Hawaii hotels say they need more guidance about how to enforce a 14-day quarantine on travelers, including what to do if guests refuse to comply or how to participate if they still use... more
The Latest: Protesters in Greece gather for May Day  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Protesters have begun gathering in central Athens for traditional May Day marches more
Survey: Half of Americans concerned about new moms, babies being in public amid COVID-19  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A new national U.S. survey finds that nearly 80 percent of respondents would be concerned about themselves or an expectant... more
The Latest: Californian at church on Mother's Day has virus  ABC NEWS · 1 week
A person who attended a religious service on Mother’s Day in northern Caifornia has tested positive for the coronavirus, possibly exposing it to more than 180 members of... more
UK public 'most concerned' about coronavirus -- more than Spain or Italy  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A new study of public attitudes across Europe, America and Asia has found that people in the UK have the highest overall levels of... more
The Latest: Lockdowns prevent May Day protests in Brazil  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
In Brazil, the streets of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro are usually packed on May Day with workers taking part in marches demanding higher pay and better benefits more
The Latest: Tokyo Olympics unrealistic without a vaccine?  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
The head of Japan’s medical association thinks it will be difficult to hold the Olympics without an effective coronavirus vaccine more
The Latest: US concerned Tanzania not releasing virus data  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The United States says Tanzania has not publicly released any data on COVID-19 in two weeks as concerns rise about the true number of cases there more
The Latest: Venezuela sees its largest 1-day virus increase  ABC NEWS · 1 week
CARACAS, Venezuela -- Venezuela is reporting its biggest one-day increase in confirmed coronavirus cases since the pandemic hit the South American nation more
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