• By Newsday   -   Aug 10, 2020

    AP SOURCE: INDIANS' PLESAC SENT HOME AFTER PROTOCOL MISSTEP

    A club official said Indians pitcher Zach Plesac was sent back from Chicago to Cleveland in a rental car after violating team rules...

    Home, Cars, Chicago, Car
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 9, 2020

    6 FRENCH CITIZENS, 2 GUIDES KILLED BY GUNMEN AT GIRAFFE PARK

    Niger says unidentified gunmen have killed six French citizens and two Nigerien guides visiting a wildlife park east of Niger's capital

    Wildlife, Guide
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 9, 2020

    AP WAS THERE: 1980 OLYMPICS

    The Associated Press was there during the 1980 Moscow Olympics

    Moscow
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 9, 2020

    MOROCCO'S CARRIAGE HORSES SUFFER AS COVID-19 BARS TOURISTS

    Morocco's restrictions to counter the coronavirus pandemic have taken a toll on the carriage horses in the tourist mecca of Marrakech

    Bar
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 8, 2020

    BISON, WILD HORSES BRING BIODIVERSITY TO EX-ARMY BASE

    Wild horses, bison and other big-hoofed animals once roamed freely in much of Europe

    Europe
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 8, 2020

    76ERS ANNOUNCE THAT ALL-STAR BEN SIMMONS NEEDS KNEE SURGERY

    Philadelphia All-Star Ben Simmons will have surgery on his left knee

    Star, Philadelphia
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 8, 2020

    MAURITIUS SCRAMBLES TO COUNTER OIL SPILL FROM GROUNDED SHIP

    Anxious residents of the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius are stuffing fabric sacks with sugar cane leaves to create makeshift...

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 8, 2020

    THE LATEST: GERMANY HAS TRAVEL WARNING FOR BULGARIA, ROMANIA

    Germany's Foreign Ministry has issued a travel warning for parts of Bulgaria and Romania because of regional spikes in coronavirus...

    Traveling, Travel
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 8, 2020

    FRANCE'S SAINT-TROPEZ RESORT MAKES MASKS MANDATORY OUTDOORS

    The glamorous French Riviera resort of Saint-Tropez is requiring face masks outdoors starting Saturday, threatening to sober the mood...

    Beach, France, Outdoor, Resort
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 7, 2020

    PARK SERVICE GETS NEW CHIEF AS NEW CASH FLOWS FROM CONGRESS

    Interior Secretary David Bernhardt announced the surprise replacement of the National Park Service's acting director, naming one of...

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 7, 2020

    IN THE BUBBLE, THE PHOENIX SUNS HAVE BEEN PERFECT SO FAR

    The last time Devin Booker walked off the court as a winner in four consecutive games, these were the opponents: Hampton, Cincinnati,...

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 7, 2020

    EDITORIAL ROUNDUP: NEW ENGLAND

    England
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 7, 2020

    BIG JUMP IN ITALY'S DAILY NEW CASES DRIVEN BY TRAVEL

    The number of daily new coronvirus cases in Italy has jumped higher, with 552 confirmed infections on Friday, a roughly 38% jump compared...

    Travel, Traveling, Italy
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 7, 2020

    ALPINE GLACIER IN ITALY THREATENS VALLEY, FORCES EVACUATIONS

    Experts are closely monitoring a glacier they fear could break apart and crash into an Italian Alpine valley

    Italy
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 7, 2020

    THOUSANDS OF BRITISH AIRWAYS EMPLOYEES FACE JOB LOSSES

    Some 4,000 British Airways workers are learning whether they will be fired as the airline slashes jobs amid the drop in demand and...

    Traveling, Travel, Airlines
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 7, 2020

    LAKERS NOT EXACTLY ROLLING ALONG AS PLAYOFFS APPROACH

    The Los Angeles Lakers look nothing like a team that has dominated the Western Conference for much of this season

    Look, Los Angeles
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 7, 2020

    THE LATEST: NUMBER OF CASES ON NORWEGIAN SHIP RISES TO 62

    The number of people on a Norwegian cruise ship who have tested positive for the coronavirus has risen to 62

    People, Cruise
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 6, 2020

    MEXICO RESORT PULLS CONTROVERSIAL 'ANYTHING GOES' TOURISM AD

    The Mexican coastal city of Acapulco has pulled a controversial video promotional ad touting the faded resort's reputation as an 'anything...

    Resort, Destinations, City
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 6, 2020

    9/11 CHARITY PLANS ALTERNATIVE CEREMONY AT TRADE CENTER SITE

    Next month's 19th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will feature side-by-side ceremonies in lower Manhattan

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 6, 2020

    US RESCINDS GLOBAL 'DO NOT TRAVEL' CORONAVIRUS WARNING

    The Trump administration has rescinded its warning to Americans against all international travel because of the coronavirus pandemic

    Traveling, Travel, International