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What’s Happening: Virus hurts handshakes, elections, Louvre

PARIS — The new virus is entering new territories, from megacities to seaside villages, and casting a fast-growing shadow over the world economy. Here...
12:21 2 March 2020

Child dies as migrants rush to cross Greek-Turkish border

KASTANIES, Greece — Greek police fired tear gas at migrants trying to push into Greece from Turkey through the land border Monday, and a child died wh...
11:38 2 March 2020

Italy’s health system at limit in virus-struck Lombardy

MILAN — The coronavirus outbreak in northern Italy has so overwhelmed the public health system there that officials are taking extraordinary measures ...
11:26 2 March 2020

Japanese justice official visits Lebanon over fugitive Ghosn

BEIRUT — Japan's deputy justice minister met top officials in Lebanon Monday over the case of former Nissan’s fugitive ex-boss Carlos Ghosn who fled t...
11:10 2 March 2020

China pledges support for US-Taliban peace agreement

BEIJING — China on Monday pledged its support for the U.S.-Taliban peace agreement in Afghanistan and called for the “orderly and responsible" withdra...
10:28 2 March 2020

France’s Louvre stays shut amid staff fears of virus spread

PARIS — The Louvre Museum was closed again Monday as management was meeting with staff worried about the spread of the new virus in the world's most-v...
9:13 2 March 2020

New virus: More than 89,000 infected, over 3,000 dead

A new virus first detected in China has infected more than 89,000 people globally and caused over 3,000 deaths. The World Health Organization has name...
7:46 2 March 2020

Kopitar scores twice, Kings win in Vegas, 4-1

LAS VEGAS — Anze Kopitar scored twice, rookie Calvin Petersen made 42 saves and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Vegas Golden Knights 4-1 on Sunday nigh...
7:29 2 March 2020

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s viral spin; Sanders’ delegates flip

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has not proved to be the bearer of reliable information when calamity threatens and people want straight answers a...
6:04 2 March 2020

Friends say Tijuana woman was stalked even after death

MEXICO CITY — The man was obsessed with Marbella Valdez. He sent her gifts, bought food for her friends. Prosecutors say he even planted a tracking de...
5:04 2 March 2020

Nicaragua refugee farmers carve out existence in Costa Rica

UPALA, Costa Rica — In Costa Rica's rural north, several hundred Nicaraguan refugees are carving out an existence with machetes and a firm belief that...
5:01 2 March 2020

With virus in mind, Korea’s Sungjae Im wins Honda Classic

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Moments after getting his first career PGA Tour win, Sungjae Im took a moment to reflect on what it means.
0:15 2 March 2020