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The Latest: White House looking into broader use of masks

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people...

Democratic lawmakers call for racial data in virus testing

Democratic lawmakers are calling out an apparent lack of racial data that they say is needed to monitor and address disparities in the national...

Democratic lawmakers call for racial data in virus testing

Democratic lawmakers are calling out an apparent lack of racial data that they say is needed to monitor and address disparities in the national...

In Somalia, coronavirus goes from fairy tale to nightmare

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - At first, the coronavirus was just a fairy tale, a rumor along the dusty lanes of the displaced persons’ camp...

From Dhaka to Gaza: How do you socially distance in a...

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Josna Begum lives with her son in a house with four other families in a slum in Bangladesh’s capital, Dhaka,...

Spotty sick leave policies limit options for avoiding virus

LONDON (AP) - A barber in Beijing is supporting his wife and child by charging food and other expenses to a credit card while...

Tentacles of Olympic cancellation would reach around globe

TOKYO (AP) - The tentacles of canceling the Tokyo Olympics - or postponing or staging it in empty venues - would reach into every...

Tentacles of Olympic cancellation would reach around globe

TOKYO (AP) - The tentacles of canceling the Tokyo Olympics - or postponing or staging it in empty venues - would reach into every...

As coronavirus spreads, Medicare gets telemedicine option

Washington (AP) - The coronavirus legislation signed by President Donald Trump on Friday would let Medicare expand the use of telemedicine in outbreak areas,...

Insurers will cover virus tests, but check if costs apply

WASHINGTON (AP) - A day after Vice President Mike Pence assured Americans that lab tests for coronavirus would be covered by private and government...