Former vice president Joe Biden said President Donald Trump had been "awful slow" to use the powers of his office in the fight against the new coronavirus. The Democratic presidential candidate held an online town hall on Sunday.
On Friday, March 27th, the House of Representatives approved a record-breaking economic stimulus package. The $2.2 trillion stimulus package is designed to help stabilize the economy and deliver emergency relief for millions of workers, companies ...
Tributes have been paid on social media to the former French government minister, Patrick Devedjian, who has died of Covid-19 at the age of 75.
Italy has shut all universities and schools until early April. This has created problems for parents. They now have to supervise their children, rather than go to work.
Cossacks are trying to combat the Coronavirus - with folk remedies and holy water. And the authorities are allowing them.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden swept Tuesday's primaries in Florida, Illinois and Arizona amid the chaos of coronavirus pandemic.
Joe Biden swept to easy victories in Florida and Illinois on Tuesday, increasingly pulling away with a Democratic presidential primary upended by coronavirus and building pressure on Bernie Sanders to abandon his campaign.
Ohio's top health official halted the state's presidential primary over concerns about the coronavirus, hours before voting was to begin. Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose says the primary will now be held on June 2nd.
In a historic first, a Swedish court has upheld the territorial rights of a Sami village. But the battle over access, hunting rights, and natural resources on their land is only just beginning.
20 years after her father disappeared in Minsk, Elena Zakharenko meets one of the killers, Yuri Garavsky, a member of a death-squad that kidnapped and murdered her father, a prominent critic of the Belarus government.
The German constitution guarantees citizenship to the descendants of Jews who fled the Nazis. But because the laws on the matter are surprisingly convoluted, the citizenship claims of many people are denied.
Some Romanian politicians are demanding an end to the ban on hunting brown bears. There've been several fatal attacks on people over the past few months. But animal-rights activists say the hunting ban should stay in place and say the victims reac...
A Venice volunteer group, "Cittadini Non Distratti," is making life difficult for pick-pockets. During carnival season, thieves often prey on unsuspecting tourists. Venice police have their hands full, and welcome help from the volunteers.
Tons of oysters are stolen in France every year. The Gendarmerie wants to stamp out the thefts. In order to protect this shellfish delicacy, they are now patrolling the oyster beds on kayaks and with drones.
In Britain's "Sands United" football team, fathers play for their lost babies. The club helps men to talk about their trauma within a community, and to process their grief.
12-year-old Mariana lives in a Roma settlement in Sliven, Bulgaria. She wants to escape the crime and poverty that are part of her everyday life -- by becoming a successful musician. Violinist Georgi Kalaidjiev is paying for her music lessons.
The mission of the "Ocean Viking" is to save as many refugees as possible at sea. But when the ship's volunteer crew wanted to bring 300 people to land, their boat was quarantined in Italy, allegedly because of corona virus.
A social movement comprised of mothers in Russia is fighting for their sons who were jailed for demonstrating. They accuse officials of holding show trials for protesters, who they say are political prisoners.
Spain's economy is recovering but there still aren't enough jobs for university graduates. Many have to take temporary, poorly paid jobs to make ends meet. Living costs are high, so a lot of graduates have to live with their parents.
Goats and cows have a new job in Portugal -- helping to prevent forest fires. They eat a lot of the brush that allows fires to spread fast.
The 9th edition of International Government Communication Forum brought together global communication experts to explore best practices in the field.
Joe Biden scored decisive primary victories in Michigan and three other states on Tuesday, taking a big step toward the Democratic Party's presidential nomination and casting doubt on the future of rival Bernie Sanders' fading White House bid.
Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick spoke to a racially diverse crowd Sunday at a get-out-the-vote rally for Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden at historically black Tougaloo College in Jackson, Mississippi.
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders campaigned in Michigan on Sunday, the biggest prize among the six states voting Tuesday. The Vermont senator announced the endorsement of civil rights icon, the Rev. Jesse Jackson.
Kamala Harris endorsed Joe Biden and said she would "do everything in my power" to help elect him, becoming the latest dropout from the Democratic race for president to line up behind the former vice president in his battle with Bernie Sanders.
Joe Biden scored Super Tuesday victories from Texas to Massachusetts, revitalizing a presidential bid that was teetering on the edge of disaster just days earlier. The Democratic nomination race now looks like a Biden-Sanders two person battle.
Joe Biden strengthens his stance as a moderate contender taking on progressive front-runner Bernie Sanders.
As Joe Biden and Mike Bloomberg courted African Americans in Alabama, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders spent his Sunday rallying thousands of supporters in California, the crown jewel of Super Tuesday.
Pete Buttigieg has ended his campaign for president with a call for unity. The former mayor of South Bend, Indiana, fared poorly in South Carolina's primary and said Sunday night that the path had narrowed to a close for his candidacy.
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, in South Carolina, said he doesn't believe that Joe Biden can beat President Trump. Biden criticized a frequent Sanders theme, saying "this nation isn't looking for a revolution."
Senator and Democratic presidential front-runner Bernie Sanders was the target of persistent attacks in Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate, both from his more moderate rivals and Senator Elizabeth Warren.
While Democrats sparred on stage during South Carolina debate, voters expressed disappointment in the aggressive attacks between the candidates.
Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders is facing blowback from both parties for his comments about the late Cuban dictator Fidel Castro. Democratic representative Donna Shalala of Florida told reporters 'he doesn't get it.'"
After poor showings in Iowa and New Hampshire, Joe Biden is hoping minority voters will vote for him in South Carolina. But less than a week away from the primary and African American voters are still undecided.
Prominent South Carolina Democratic Congressman Jim Clyburn says he'll endorse a presidential candidate on Wednesday. Former Vice President Joe Biden is looking for a boost ahead of Super Tuesday.
Rebel leader Riek Machar became vice president in South Sudan as the country reeling from civil war tries to form a coalition for the third time.
Democrats are working to avoid a repeat of the chaos surrounding the Iowa caucuses as they prepare for Saturday's Nevada caucuses to choose a Democratic nominee to challenge President Donald Trump.
Former Vice President Joe Biden spoke with the Associated Press Friday morning in Las Vegas. He criticized two of his biggest rivals in the Democratic primary, Michael Bloomberg and current front-runner Senator Bernie Sanders.
Relishing in Democrats' jumbled primary in the wake of a fractious debate, President Donald Trump, at a rally in Colorado Springs, offered stinging criticism of his rivals as he sought to take advantage of the moment.
One day after his first appearance in a Democratic presidential debate, former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg took his campaign to Salt Lake City.
Democrats in Wednesday night's presidential debate in Las Vegas turned up the heat on newcomer Mike Bloomberg. However, many other ideological divisions and personal animosities boiled to the surface.
Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said the Democratic National Committee should determine what happens if no candidate has a clear majority of delegates required to win the party's nomination heading into their July convention.
Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders blasted rival Mike Bloomberg at a Monday night rally. Sanders said it's time to tell Bloomberg, he can't buy the 2020 election.
Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg campaigned for black voters in Houston on Thursday. The former New York City Mayor repeated his apology for the "stop-and-frisk" police policy and announced the creation of Mike for Black America.
LULAC, The League of United Latin American Citizens, held a Presidential Town Hall in Las Vegas Thursday night. Tom Steyer, Pete Buttigieg and Senator Amy Klobuchar were there. Senator Bernie Sanders addressed the town hall via video.
Democratic presidential candidate and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg campaigned in Nashville on Wednesday and said he apologizes for 'stop-and-frisk,' the policing tactic that has been found to disproportionately affect minorities.