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North Macedonia Election The leader of the ruling SDSM party Zoran Zaev casts his ballot for the parliamentary elections in a polling station in the southeastern town of Strumica, North Macedonia on Wednesday, July 15, 2020. (AP Photo) (STR)

Amid virus spike, North Macedonia holds national elections

Wearing obligatory masks amid a resurgence of the coronavirus, North Macedonians voted Wednesday in a national election delayed for months...

July 15, 2020 3:50 pm

APTOPIX Virus Outbreak China People wearing face masks to protect against the coronavirus wait to cross an intersection in the central business district in Beijing, Wednesday, July 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein) (Mark Schiefelbein
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Virus resurgence forces countries to reimpose restrictions

Countries around the world are reimposing lockdowns and implementing new health checks at their borders in an effort to curb a resurgence...

July 15, 2020 11:50 am

Tanker off UAE sought by US over Iran sanctions 'hijacked'

An oil tanker sought by the U.S. over allegedly circumventing sanctions on Iran was hijacked on July 5 off the coast of the United Arab...

July 15, 2020 11:00 am

Hong Kong Primaries Joshua Wong, a pro-democracy activist who was elected from unofficial pro-democracy primaries, with others attend a press conference in Hong Kong, Wednesday, July 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung) (Kin Cheung
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Young activists, localists top Hong Kong pro-democracy polls

Young activists and localist candidates dominated Hong Kong’s unofficial pro-democracy primaries over the weekend.

July 15, 2020 10:50 am

Virus Outbreak Florida Associated Press
Registered Nurse Laure Hale prepares for a motorcade protest  Tuesday in Jacksonville, Fla.  (Bob SelfMBR)

FreeFlorida again tops death toll mark

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida – Florida surpassed its daily record for coronavirus deaths Tuesday amid rising global worries of a...

July 15, 2020 1:00 am