The Journal Gazette

FreeHealthy young volunteers to be infected in UK virus study

LONDON – U.K. researchers are preparing to infect healthy young volunteers with the virus that causes COVID-19, becoming the first...

October 21, 2020 1:00 am

Virus Outbreak FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2020, file photo, people gather during a

Leaders in US, Europe divided on response to surging virus

Virus cases are surging across Europe and many U.S. states, but responses by leaders are miles apart.

October 20, 2020 4:20 pm

Russia US Arms Control FILE - In this file photo taken from undated footage distributed by Russian Defense Ministry Press Service, an intercontinental ballistic missile Avangard lifts off from a truck-mounted launcher somewhere in Russia. (Russian Defense Ministry Press Service via AP, File) (HOGP)

Russia, US appear ready for deal to extend nuclear pact

Russia said Tuesday it’s ready to accept a U.S. proposal to freeze the number of nuclear warheads and extend the two nations’...

October 20, 2020 2:00 pm

Nigeria Police Protest People hold banners as they demonstrate on the street to protest against police brutality, in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday Oct. 20, 2020.  (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba) (Sunday Alamba

Nearly 2,000 inmates escape in attacks on Nigeria prisons

Nigerian authorities said Tuesday that nearly 2,000 inmates had broken out of jail after crowds attacked two prisons.

October 20, 2020 2:00 pm

Myanmar Suu Kyi Election Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, center, wearing a protective face mask and shield walks to greet supporters as she leaves after a demonstration of the voting for the upcoming Nov. 8 general elections, Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. (AP Photo/Aung Shine Oo) (Aung Shine Oo

Myanmar election body defends canceled voting in unsecure areas

Myanmar’s election supervisory body on Tuesday defended its decision to cancel voting in several areas of the country in next...

October 20, 2020 1:00 pm