According to a new report by a Chinese think tank, the US military flew 67 reconnaissance aircraft missions over the South China Sea in July - a marked increase over previous months. Theories as to why include COVID-19 paralyzing naval missions or an attempt to send a message to Beijing.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States has issued an alert to parents and healthcare providers for an expected outbreak of the polio-like disease acute flaccid myelitis in the next four months, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention said in a release on Tuesday.
A majority of Americans that responded to a new poll by NPR and Ipsos said that the US is handling the COVID-19 pandemic worse than other countries.
A massive explosion occurred in the port of Beirut, leaving at least 50 people dead and injuring 2,750 others, according to the authorities' preliminary data.
US Armed Forces leadership says that Japan-based troops partying and using dating apps to hook up while quarantined will face "quick and appropriate action,” as such actions are almost guaranteed to spread the COVID-19 novel coronavirus.
Colorado’s Aurora Police Department recently launched an internal investigation after officers decided to draw their firearms on a local Black family and place young children in handcuffs during a weekend traffic stop that saw their car mistaken for a stolen vehicle.
A new study published Monday in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health journal found that secondary COVID-19 transmission among children at 25 educational institutions in the Australian state of New South Wales was low.
A new International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) assessment is warning the global community that the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic has led to an increase in sophisticated cyberattacks targeting critical infrastructure, major corporations and governments.