With new variants pushing ICUs past their limits, experts are warning that Brazil’s soaring COVID-19 infection rates have become a global public health threat.
Hospitals across much of Ontario will start ramping down elective surgeries and non-urgent procedures today to ensure they have the capacity to treat more COVID-19 patients.
Crowds of mourners and protesters gathered in a Minnesota city where the family of a 20-year-old Black man says he was shot by police before getting back into his car and driving away, then crashing several blocks away. Daunte Wright's family said he was later pronounced dead.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Sunday ordered swift rescue and relief efforts after eight people died in an earthquake that hit off southern Java island.