Latin America’s largest airline LATAM files for bankruptcy in US

LATIN America’s largest airline LATAM filed for bankruptcy in the US on Tuesday, the company said in a statement, following a drastic slump in business caused by the coronavirus pandemic.…

Coronavirus: New York Stock Exchange trading floor to reopen

By BBC THE New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is set to reopen its trading floor on Today after a two-month closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. The exchange is likely…

US bans Brazil travel over virus surge as Europe keeps easing

THE United States suspended travel from Brazil over an explosion of coronavirus infections in the South American nation, but across the Atlantic, many parts of Europe were set to further…

Kaepernick’s girlfriend blasts NFL for ‘retired’ tag

THE girlfriend of exiled NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick rushed to his defence on Saturday after the league listed his status as “retired” on its website. Nessa Diab complained about the…

US discussed holding first nuclear test in decades: report

PRESIDENT  Donald Trump’s administration has discussed holding the first US nuclear test since 1992 as a potential warning to Russia and China, the Washington Post reported Friday. Such a test…

California, New York hint sports could return

CALIFORNIA governor Gavin Newsom said Monday sports in the state could return in early June without spectators provided progress continued to be made in checking the advance of the coronavirus.…

Trump says he is taking hydroxychloroquine

PRESIDENT  Donald Trump on Monday made the surprise announcement that he is taking hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malaria drug that his own government experts say is not suitable for fighting the novel…

Wisconsin high court overturns state’s stay-at-home orders

WiISCONSIN’s Supreme Court overturned the state’s stay-at-home orders on Wednesday, as regions across the US grapple with the increasingly partisan decision of whether or not to reopen amid the coronavirus…

Love during lockdown: Singles in US reinvent dating

HOW do you find love when you’re stuck at home? The coronavirus pandemic has made that challenging, to say the least. But millions of single Americans are finding ways. Some…

Breast implants saved woman shot in chest

A woman’s life was likely saved by her silicone breast implants after she was shot in the chest at close range while walking down a street in Toronto, doctors have…