Malaysia’s Mahathir says he has support to return as PM

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad indicated Saturday that he will reconcile with the former ruling alliance he led with rival Anwar Ibrahim in an about-turn that follows a week of …

Humiliated and abused, the women trapped in a country far from home

Lisa, a 25-year-old Ethiopian woman, survives on a dollar a day. She lives with three others in a cramped attic. Beirut, Lebanon — Wendy’s boss glared at her as she chopped …

US postpones ASEAN regional summit due to coronavirus: Official

WASHINGTON: The United States has delayed a regional ASEAN summit scheduled to take place in Las Vegas next month due to fears of the coronavirus, a senior administration official said Friday.“As …

Trump rallies his base to treat coronavirus as a ‘hoax’ – POLITICO

Then Trump called the coronavirus “their new hoax.” Trump’s comments came as the White House has struggled to adequately respond to and contain the coronavirus’s increasingly sweeping path. At the rally …

Fish oil supplements offer ‘little or no benefit’ against cancer

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption The global market for omega-3 supplements has been estimated to be worth around $33bn (£25.6bn) Taking omega-3 supplements offers “little to no” benefit against cancer, say …

Syria war: Refugees eye Europe as Turkey hits breaking point

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSyrian refugee Halil is one of thousands waiting on the Turkish coast to get to Greece Halil stands on a small, deserted beach …

M.I.T. Researchers Cast Doubt on Bolivian Election Fraud

BOGOTÁ, Colombia — Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have cast doubt on a claim that Bolivian officials engaged in fraud to help Evo Morales, the longtime president, win re-election. …

Trump says the coronavirus is the Democrats’ ‘new hoax’ – CNBC

US President Donald Trump speaks during a “Keep America Great” campaign rally at Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio, on January 9, 2020. Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images President Donald …

Live updates: Second coronavirus case of unknown origin confirmed in California, indicating virus is spreading in the state – The Washington Post

BEIJING — In China, parents and students alike are beginning to wonder: When will schools reopen? The subject of the reopening of schools, shut across the country for weeks already due …