Coronavirus pandemic

Brazil's Bolsonaro tested for coronavirus again: Live updates

Populist president has downplayed the impact of the virus in the world's second most-affected country.

Will there be another 16 years of Vladimir Putin in Russia?

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered amendments that would allow him to remain in power until 2036.

Nasdaq hits all-time high, Amazon tops $3,000 despite virus surge

Nasdaq hits all-time high, Amazon tops $3,000 despite virus surge

After a record number of COVID-19 cases were recorded over the Fourth of July, Amazon, Uber and Tesla led Wall St gains.

Facebook and Twitter halt data requests on Hong Kong users

Facebook and Twitter halt data requests on Hong Kong users

Pause follows new national security law imposed by China on Hong Kong that makes it easier to arrest protestors.

In blow to Trump, judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down

In blow to Trump, judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down

Ruling marks major victory for Standing Rock Sioux tribe that has vigorously opposed the pipeline.

Firm linked to Pelosi's husband received PPP virus relief loan

Firm linked to Pelosi's husband received PPP virus relief loan

Firm tied to House Speaker's spouse listed as receiving loan between $350,000 and $1m from taxpayer-funded programme.