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EU launches new naval mission to police Libya arms embargoThe European Union is launching a new naval mission to help enforce the U.N. arms embargo on Libya
The Associated Press12 minutes ago
Could do better: Japan gently chided by UN climate chiefThe top United Nations climate official has chided Japan over its new plan to reduce greenhouse gas emission
The Associated Press1 hour ago
The Olympic rings are seen Monday, March 30, 2020, in Tokyo. The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year's games. Tokyo organizers said Monday the opening ceremony will take place on July 23, 2021. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
The Latest: Swiss Indoors ticket sales to start on scheduleOrganizers of the Swiss Indoors tennis tournament in Roger Federer’s hometown of Basel say ticket sales will start on schedule on Thursday
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A woman walks over a bridge with the European Central Bank in background in Frankfurt, Germany, as the sun rises Monday, March 30, 2020. Due to the coronavirus the economy expects heavy losses. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
Inflation in Europe sags amid outbreak, oil price declineInflation is way down in the countries that use the euro
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Europe's trade system with Iran finally makes first dealEuropean countries trying to keep Iran's nuclear deal with world powers alive said Tuesday that a system they set up to enable trade with Tehran has finally concluded its first transaction, facilitating the export of medical goods
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy wearing a face mask to protect against coronavirus looks on during an extraordinary parliamentary session in Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, March 30, 2020. Ukraine has been under quarantine since March 12. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo)
Ukraine approves legislation in a bid for IMF aidUkraine's parliament has voted to lift the ban on the sale of farmland in a move that will allow the country to get $8 billion worth of aid from the International Monetary Fund
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this photo taken Sunday, March 22, 2020, men chat near advertisements for Huawei mobile phones in Beijing. Chinese tech giant Huawei says Tuesday, March 31, 2020, its 2019 sales rose 19.1% over a year earlier despite U.S. sanctions that hampered its smartphone and network equipment businesses. The company is embroiled in a series of disputes with Washington, which says Huawei is a security risk, an accusation it denies. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
China's Huawei says '19 sales up 19% despite U.S. sanctionsChinese tech giant Huawei says its 2019 sales rose 19% over a year earlier despite U.S. sanctions that hampered its smartphone and network equipment businesses
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Extroverts (and introverts, too) face quarantine challengesThe self-isolation designed to arrest the coronavirus' spread has turned the tables on many norms. There are changes in many ways people live life outside the four walls of home, from social gathering to having everyday social interactions
The Associated Press2 hours ago
A currency trader watches the computer monitors near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, March 31, 2020. Asian shares surged Tuesday after a rally in U.S. stocks, mostly spurred by health care companies' announcements of developments that could aid in the coronavirus outbreak. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Global stocks mostly rise amid continuing outbreak worriesGlobal shares were mostly higher after China reported strong manufacturing data, extending an overnight rally on Wall Street
The Associated Press3 hours ago
People line up as they wait to buy supplies on a shop in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, March 30, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
The Latest: Spain records its highest number of new deathsSpain recorded on Tuesday 849 new coronavirus deaths
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this March 18, 2020 file photo, medical workers gesture from a hospital in Madrid, Spain. Experts say Europe has some of the world’s best health systems, but many hospitals have been overwhelmed with coronavirus patients and are ill-equipped to handle the pandemic. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File)
Europe's hospitals among the best but can't handle pandemicIncreasing numbers of European hospitals are buckling under the strain of treating tens of thousands of coronavirus patient
The Associated Press3 hours ago
A member of Yangon City Development Committee sprays disinfectant on plastic bench at Myanmar Economic Bank to curb the spread of the new coronavirus in Yangon, Myanmar Tuesday, March 31, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/Thein Zaw)
NY seeks 1 million care health workers; Asia not safe yet The World Health Organization warns that while Europe and the United States are now the focal points in the battle against the coronavirus, the pandemic was far from over in Asia
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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