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The Latest: NY governor ready to use reservists in shortage

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. Kathy Hochul says she is prepared to call in medically trained National Guard members…

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The Latest: WHO endorses antibody treatment for some people

LONDON — The World Health Organization is recommending a pricey antibody treatment for certain coronavirus patients in the latest update…

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France, Germany nominate WHO chief Tedros for a second term

Germany and France say they and other European Union countries have nominated Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia for a second…

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The Latest: Vaccines to be required for Albania lawmakers

TIRANA, Albania — The Albanian Parliament decided Thursday to make the coronavirus vaccination mandatory for all lawmakers. Taulant Balla of…

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Naval officer wins praise for Portugal’s vaccine rollout

OEIRAS, Portugal — As Portugal closes in on its goal of fully vaccinating 85% of the population against COVID-19 in…

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AP PHOTOS: Behind barricades, Vietnam battles ‘enemy’ virus

By HAU DINH Associated Press September 22, 2021, 1:54 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this…

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COVID has killed about as many Americans as the 1918-19 flu

COVID-19 has now killed about as many Americans as the 1918-19 Spanish flu pandemic did — approximately 675,000. And like…

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The Latest: New Zealand’s largest city to remain locked down

New Zealand’s largest city will remain in lockdown for at least two more weeks, although some restrictions will be eased…

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Trial begins over COVID outbreak in Austrian ski resort

A civil trial opened Friday in Austria over the government’s handling of a coronavirus outbreak at an Alpine ski resort…

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Latest: China reports 62 new cases, 1 billion vaccinated

BEIJING — China has reported another 62 cases of COVID-19, even as the number of Chinese citizens fully vaccinated has…

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