Exclusive: nearly 600 US health workers died of Covid-19 – and the toll is...

Nearly 600 frontline healthcare workers have died of Covid-19, according to Lost on the Frontline, a project launched by the Guardian and Kaiser Health News (KHN) that aims to...

Canada police under scrutiny after two women die after encounters with officers

Police in Canada are facing growing scrutiny after two women – both members of ethnic minorities and both suffering mental health problems – died following encounters with officers. The...

Black Lives Matter protests for U.S. racial justice reach new dimension

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. protests sparked by George Floyd’s fatal encounter last month with Minneapolis police crossed a new threshold as weekend rallies demanding racial justice stretched from Washington,...

Memo from the front lines of a different America

WASHINGTON — Official violence creeps up before it explodes. From my vantage point at the barricade between protesters and Lafayette Square, just north of the White House and a hair...

‘Exhausting, traumatizing’: Minneapolis protests push peace amid police confrontations

MINNEAPOLIS — Ashley Phelps and Ahmad Eltawely developed a fast bond on Saturday, the night they fled tear gas and ran from advancing police who were pepper-spraying protesters. They had...

Protests show no sign of fading more than a week after the death of...

Americans hit the streets for a seventh day to decry the in-custody death of George Floyd in Minneapolis on May 25, a shocking incident caught on video that has...

Russia’s Coronavirus Cases Approach 450K

Russia confirmed 8,726 new coronavirus infections Friday, bringing the country’s official number of cases to 449,834. Over the past 24 hours 144 people have died, bringing the total toll to...

Trump says he’s yanking RNC from North Carolina over potential coronavirus restrictions

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he will seek another state to host the Republican National Convention because North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper, a Democrat, had refused to guarantee...

George Floyd’s killing puts spotlight on similar cases around the world

Paris (CNN) -- The case of Adama Traoré has striking parallels with that of George Floyd. Both were black men whose interactions with police led to their deaths. Both...

The effort to respond to the pandemic is showing signs of winding down,

The effort to respond to the pandemic is showing signs of winding down,including the drafting of an after-action report. WASHINGTON — At the height of the coronavirus pandemic, the White...