Pandemic exposes scientific rift over proving when germs are airborne

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO, July 10 (Reuters) – The coronavirus pandemic has exposed a clash among medical experts over disease transmission that stretches back nearly a century – to the very …

EU chief proposes five billion euro Brexit emergency fund

European Council President Charles Michel proposed a five billion euro Brexit reserve fund when he unveiled his latest proposal for a long-term EU budget that will be debated by bloc leaders …

A Takeout Order At KFC At 1:30 A.M. Raised Suspicions. It Led To A $26,000 Coronavirus Fine.

BuzzFeed News has reporters around the world bringing you trustworthy stories about the impact of the coronavirus. To help keep this news free, become a member. Two paramedics stopped at an …

Reddit’s Steve Huffman on Banning ‘The_Donald’ Subreddit – The New York Times

On Monday, Reddit — a site that for years was considered one of the internet’s dirtiest sludge pits — barred more than 2,000 communities as part of a broad crackdown on …

AOC: Israel may become ‘apartheid state’ after annexing West Bank – New York Post

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is leading legislative opposition to Israel’s possible annexation of West Bank areas, saying it could result in the country becoming an “apartheid state.” The 30-year-old New York Democrat …

Putin set to get his new constitution. But Russians ask, ‘Why now?’

Russia has had five different constitutions since the beginning of the 20th century. All of them were linked to the fortunes of a particular leader, rather than being a permanent distillation of …

Coronavirus: Fauci warns of 100,000 US cases per day – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFauci: “I would not be surprised if we go up to 100,000 a day” Top disease researcher Dr Anthony Fauci has told the …

Fauci: US 'going in wrong direction' in coronavirus outbreak

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, testifies before a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June …

Former Atlanta Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Rayshard Brooks Appears In Court – NPR

Former Atlanta police Officer Garrett Rolfe was fired after the shooting death of 27-year-old Rayshard Brooks. Fulton County, Ga., Sheriff’s Office via Reuters hide caption toggle caption Fulton County, Ga., Sheriff’s …

MEPs urge UK to 'play vital role' in demanding EU member states ban Hizbollah as terror group

A protester holds a flag of Lebanon’s Hezbollah militant group – Emrah Gurel More In the letter seen by The Daily Telegraph, both serving and former MEPs request that despite Brexit, the UK will remain …

Coronavirus: California travelers must quarantine upon arrival in New York; barred from European Union – The Mercury News

Travelers from California face a growing set of restrictions as destinations foreign and domestic begin to grapple with life post-pandemic. When the European Union reopens its borders Wednesday, that won’t include …

Gas explosion at clinic in Iranian capital kills 19

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An explosion from a gas leak in a medical clinic in northern Tehran killed 19 people, Iranian state TV reported Tuesday. Authorities initially said 13 people were …

3 injured in gas explosion at clinic in Iranian capital

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian state television is reporting an explosion from a gas leak in a medical clinic in northern Tehran has injured at least three people. The explosion Tuesday …