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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

China’s Virus Pandemic Epicenter Wuhan Ends 76-Day Lockdown

The lockdown that served as a model for countries battling the coronavirus around the world is set to end after 11 weeks: Chinese authorities are moving to allow residents...

Drive-through funerals are being held in the epicenter of Spain’s coronavirus pandemic

Every 15 minutes or so, a dark hearse pulls up in front of the crematorium of Madrid's sprawling La Almudena cemetery. Father Edduar, a Catholic priest dressed for Mass, walks out of...

Coronavirus Forces Afghans to Leave Iran

An Associated Press report says at least 200,000 Afghans living in Iran have been returning home in recent weeks because of Iran’s COVID-19 outbreak. The account says the Afghan nationals...

Coronavirus Concerns in US, Britain as Italy and Spain Show Signs of Progress

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who last week tested positive for coronavirus, remained hospitalized Monday after being admitted for additional testing after having a persistent high fever. His office called the development...

COVID-19 Toll Keeps Rising; Spain to Extend Lockdown

The coronavirus pandemic has infected more than 1 million people and killed nearly 64,000 worldwide, according to figures reported Saturday, with Europe and the U.S.  feeling the most impact. Spanish...

NY governor says China is donating 1,000 ventilators to the state

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said today that New York will receive 1,140 ventilators from China and Oregon. The Chinese government has facilitated a donation of 1,000 ventilators that are expected to arrive...

CDC Guidance on Face Masks Coming Within Days

Guidance to Americans from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on face coverings and masks will be released “in the next several days,” Vice President Mike Pence said...

Ships With Coronavirus Patients Dock in Florida

A cruise ship where at least two passengers died of coronavirus while barred from South American ports finally docked Thursday in Florida after two weeks at sea and days...

“Shoot them dead”: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte orders police and military to kill citizens...

In the Philippines, the 57 million residents of the country's main island, Luzon, are under strict lockdown orders to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Despite that, many in a Manila...

CDC: Anyone Can Be a Symptom-Free COVID-19 Carrier

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warns that anyone can be a coronavirus carrier even if they aren’t showing any symptoms. The CDC on Wednesday affirmed a study...