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Former Health Minister Kremastinos Dies of Coronavirus, Aged 78

Cuomo: 5-Year-Old New York Boy Dies of COVID-19-Linked Illness

NEW YORK — The death of a 5-year-old New York boy is challenging assumptions that children are less susceptible to COVID-19 complications, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday...

New York City Stepping up Distancing Enforcement in 3 Parks

NEW YORK — Police officers will start limiting access to a handful of New York City parks whose scofflaw visitors have become poster children for bad social distancing...

Lost Your Job? Here's What You Need to Know

?WASHINGTON — Nearly 33.5 million Americans have lost their jobs and applied for unemployment benefits in the past 7 weeks — a stunning record high that reflects...

Cyprus: School Reopenings Won't Be Allowed to Risk Health

NICOSIA — Cyprus' president attempted on Friday to quell concerns over a government decision to reopen all public schools on May 21, insisting that children will only be allowed back into classrooms if the COVID-19 infection rate remains at the current low level.

Anastasiades Attempted to Quell Concerns over the Decision to Reopen All Public Schools

NICOSIA — Cyprus' president attempted to quell concerns over the decision to reopen all public schools on May 21, saying it will depend on how well the country keeps the virus at bay.

COVID-19 Lockdown Saw Domestic Violence Soar on Cyprus

Mostly stuck in their homes during a long lockdown aimed at preventing the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus led to growing incidents of domestic violence with people essentially trapped with each on Cyprus.

South African Brewer Says It may Dump 400M Bottles of Beer

CAPE TOWN, South Africa — South African Breweries, one of the world's largest brewers, says it may have to destroy 400 million bottles of beer as a result of the...

Symbols of Culture and Religion on the Trail of the Faithful in Achaia

Places of worship and a flourishing historical and cultural tradition promise memorable experiences for the visitor to Achaia.

US Approves First at Home Saliva-Based COVID-19 Test

WASHINGTON — U.S. health regulators approved the first saliva-based coronavirus test that allows people to collect their own sample at home.

Official Statement From The National Hellenic Museum on COVID-19

CHICAGO - While we have not received any notice of any type of COVID-19 exposure for any guests or staff, we respect the unique responsibility the National Hellenic Museum has...

Greece Reports Two New Deaths and 13 New Coronavirus Cases (Vid)

ATHENS - The Health Ministry's coronavirus spokesman and infectious diseases professor Sotiris Tsiodras on Friday evening announced 13 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in...

Japan, U.S. Agree to Cooperate Closely in COVID-19 Fight

TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump have agreed to cooperate closely in developing COVID-19 vaccines and drugs, and in their efforts...

America's Business of Prisons Thrives even amid a Pandemic

MINNEAPOLIS — As factories and other businesses remain shuttered across America, people in prisons in at least 40 states continue going to work. Sometimes they earn...

Trump Administration Buries Detailed CDC Advice on Reopening

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Trump administration shelved a document created by the nation's top disease investigators with step-by-step advice to local authorities on...