Police in Sri Lanka say they have arrested two people in connection with the death of a 9-year-old girl who was repeatedly beaten during a ritual they believed would drive away an evil spirit
Across Africa and Southeast Asia, governments and aid groups, as well as the World Health Organization, are increasingly calling on pharmaceutical companies to share their coronavirus vaccine know-how and technology more broadly
The rolling seven-day average has stagnated around a worrisomely high daily rate of 75,000 after weeks of declines.
Senate Democrats decided Sunday to abandon an alternative proposal to penalize companies for not providing a $15 minimum wage to their employees, the latest indication that boosting the federal minimum wage in this Congress remains an extremely tall order, according
Record low mortgage rates, improving economy, gov't incentives and a limited supply of homes are driving prices up.
New charge filed against Aung San Suu Kyi as police again clamp down on protesters rallying in Yangon.
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Researchers Develop Speedier Network Analysis to Boost Recommendation Algorithms and Internet Search
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Republican Governor Kristi Noem defended her decision not to implement mask mandates or order business closures during the pandemic.
The vaccine is the third to be approved by the for use in the United States, and the first that requires only one shot.
Nomadland director Chloe Zhao, who was also named best director, is the first female director to win best drama.
Small, magnetic bombs that have wreaked havoc in Afghanistan seized during raids in recent months in disputed region.