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EU considers ban on U.S. travelers: report
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Americans mark Juneteenth from coast to coast
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World entering 'dangerous phase' with coronavirus: WHO
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Pandemic spreading faster in Americas, south Asia, Middle East - WHO
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Christopher Columbus statue pulled down, draped in burning flag in VA
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Ex-astronaut Kathy Sullivan dives to deepest known point on Earth
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World Health Organization Shifts Focus to New COVID-19 Hotspots
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Nervous workers return to virus-hit plant in Mexico
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CA pastor to delay church reopening, despite Trump
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Explainer: Deadly virus threatens pets and wild rabbits in North America
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Atomic testing during the Cold War affected rainfall patterns in Scotland
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Geophysicists may have found an explanation for the Earth's wondering Northern Magnetic Pole: study
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WHO Americas director says coronavirus pandemic still accelerating in the regionThe number of people infected with the coronavirus in the Americas is fast approaching 4 million with almost 204,000 deaths, and the pandemic continues to accelerate, World Health Organization (WHO)..
Coronavirus hitting the Americas hardest says World Health OrganizationThe Americas are bearing the brunt of the global coronavirus pandemic at present, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, with North and South America currently having four of the 10 worst..
WHO director for Americas urges U.S. help as coronavirus surges in regionThe World Health Organization's regional director for the Americas urged the United States on Tuesday to keep helping countries in the region to fight the novel coronavirus even as the Trump..
WHO director for Americas says region close to 3 million COVID-19 casesThe World Health Organization's regional director for the Americas Carissa Etienne said on Tuesday that the COVID-19 epidemiological curve is still rising sharply in the region, with close to 3 million..
WHO says the Americas are new COVID-19 epicenter as deaths surge in Latin AmericaThe Americas have emerged as the new epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a Tuesday briefing, as a U.S. study forecast deaths surging in Brazil and other..
WHO says the Americas are new epicenter of coronavirus pandemicThe World Health Organization (WHO) considers the Americas the new epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, and now is not the time for countries to ease restrictions, officials said in a Tuesday..
WHO chief for the Americas voices hope for continued U.S. support as virus surgesThe World Health Organization's director for the Americas warned on Tuesday of a coronavirus surge across the region and voiced hope for continuing U.S. help to tackle the outbreak, despite President..
Prison contagion in Americas 'deeply worrying', U.N. saysOvercrowded, unhygienic prisons in Latin America and the spread of the new coronavirus both in regional prisons and in the United States are a source of "major concern", the U.N. rights office (OHCHR)..
France to outline plans to lift coronavirus lockdownFrance will reveal its plans to unwind a six-week-old coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday, joining countries from Asia to the Americas looking to take advantage of falling infection rates to rescue their..
Argentina imposes toughest travel ban in the Americas, sparking outcryArgentina on Monday banned all commercial flight ticket sales until September, one of the toughest coronavirus travel bans in the world, prompting an industry outcry that the new measure will put too..
United States deports Haitians despite coronavirus fearsThe United States, the new epicenter of the global coronavirus pandemic, deported 61 Haitian migrants on Tuesday despite fears of further spreading the deadly disease in the poorest country in the..
Haiti declares emergency over coronavirus, imposes curfew, shuts bordersHaiti's government on Thursday declared a state of emergency over the coronavirus outbreak, closing the borders of the Americas' poorest nation and imposing a curfew after authorities detected the..
Gatherings banned, travel restricted as coronavirus cases grow worldwideLeaders in Europe, the Middle East and the Americas rolled out bans on big gatherings, and stricter travel restrictions as cases of the new coronavirus spread around the world.
Haiti orphanage fire kills 15, renews debate over unlicensed orphanagesFifteen children died in a fire that swept overnight through an orphanage in Haiti run by a U.S. religious group, authorities said on Friday, triggering renewed controversy over the hundreds of..
Fire at unauthorized orphanage in Haiti kills 15 childrenFifteen children died in a fire that swept overnight through an orphanage in Haiti run by a U.S. Christian non-profit group, authorities said on Friday, triggering renewed controversy over the..
Bolivia election rigging in favor of Morales was 'overwhelming': OAS final reportAn Americas regional forum on Wednesday published details of "deliberate" and "malicious" steps to rig Bolivia's October election in favor of then President Evo Morales, who has resigned and left the..
Latin America, U.S. to ban travel within their borders for Venezuela's Maduro, alliesFifteen countries in the Americas agreed on Tuesday to ban 29 Venezuelans, including the oil-producing country's president, Nicolas Maduro, and his close allies, from traveling within their borders as..
Human rights violations in Bolivia merit outside probe: Americas commission headBolivia may need outside help to investigate a "massive" number of human rights violations amid post-election violence to ensure findings are seen as credible in the deeply divided country, the head of..
Exclusive: Haiti's president warns of humanitarian crisis, calls for supportHaiti needs international support to tackle an unfolding humanitarian crisis, President Jovenel Moise said in an interview, two months into anti-government protests that have exacerbated food..
Haiti's cyclists brave protests and poor roads in race for goldOusline Georges, 22, only started to take cycling seriously a year ago, wary of the many hurdles she faced such as the prohibitive cost of a decent bicycle and the treacherous roads in her home country..
Explainer: What's behind Haiti's deadly protests, and possible outcomesHaiti, the poorest country in the Americas, has been rocked by violent protests in the last month that have led schools, public offices and businesses to close and forced non-governmental organizations..
OAS says only Peru's top court can rule on legality of political disputeA regional body for countries in the Americas said that only Peru's top court can determine the legality of a decision by the country's president to dissolve Congress this week, but called it a..
UK's Raab seeks to boost post-Brexit ties with the AmericasBritish foreign minister Dominic Raab will travel to Canada, the United States and Mexico this week to seek to boost ties with non-European countries ahead of Brexit, his office said.