Latest from Miriam Berger
Since February, more than 8.1 million infections and 219,000 fatalities have been reported in the United States.
  • Oct 20, 2020
But a battered economy awaits the New Zealand leader.
  • Oct 17, 2020
Riot police used water cannons and tear gas to try to disperse protesters, at least 20 of whom have been arrested in recent days.
  • Oct 16, 2020
“Luckily he is a strong teenager and exhibited no symptoms,” Melania Trump wrote in an online post released by the White House.
  • Oct 14, 2020
“Never in the history of public health has herd immunity been used as a strategy for responding to an outbreak, let alone a pandemic,” World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said.
  • Oct 13, 2020
Those hoping to cast ballots overseas face unique complications and challenges. Here's what voting in 2020 looks like.
  • Oct 10, 2020
Narges Mohammadi, a prominent anti-death penalty campaigner, was released after 8½ years.
  • Oct 8, 2020
The candidates squared off over which administration would take a tougher stance on China.
  • Oct 8, 2020
In coverage of covid-19, female scientists and doctors are cited far less frequently than their male counterparts, according to multicountry studies.
  • Oct 8, 2020
Coronavirus relief talks came to an abrupt halt Tuesday as President Trump ordered Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to stop negotiating with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi until after the November election. Hours later, however, Trump appeared to contract himself in a series of tweets that called for Congress to “IMMEDIATELY” approve additional aid for small businesses and airlines.
  • Oct 7, 2020