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Nokia to build moon's first 4G cell network for NASA program

Nokia to build moon's first 4G cell network for NASA program

LONDON — Nokia says it has been tapped by NASA to build the first cellular communications network on the moon.
As virus flares globally, new strategies target hot spots

As virus flares globally, new strategies target hot spots

NEW YORK — After entire nations were shut down during the first surge of the coronavirus earlier this year, some countries and U.S. states are trying more targeted measures as cases rise again around the world, especially in Europe and the Americas.
Guitars played, partly made by Eddie Van Halen go to auction

Guitars played, partly made by Eddie Van Halen go to auction

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Two guitars owned, played and partly designed by the late Eddie Van Halen will be going up for auction.
Glamorous Miami club caught in power struggle over the virus

Glamorous Miami club caught in power struggle over the virus

MIAMI — At LIV, one of the most glamorous, star-studded nightclubs in one of the world's biggest party destinations, there's a velvet-roped VIP area, and then there's a secret VIP area.
As virus surges, Iran breaks one-day record for deaths again

As virus surges, Iran breaks one-day record for deaths again

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s single-day death toll from the coronavirus smashed a record set less than a week ago, with 337 dead confirmed Monday as a resurgence of infections is overwhelming hospitals.
UK festival curator accuses UAE minister of sex assault

UK festival curator accuses UAE minister of sex assault

LONDON — The chair of Britain’s Hay literary festival said Sunday the event will not return to Abu Dhabi after one of the festival’s curators alleged that she was sexually assaulted by the tolerance minister of the United Arab Emirates while working
Liam Neeson's 'Honest Thief' notches No. 1 at box office

Liam Neeson's 'Honest Thief' notches No. 1 at box office

LOS ANGELES — Liam Neeson’s thriller “Honest Thief” stole the top spot at the box office in yet another quiet weekend of moviegoing. The Open Roads Films movie brought in $3.7 million in North America the weekend of its U.S. debut.
'Clouds' by teen who died of cancer hits No. 1 on iTunes

'Clouds' by teen who died of cancer hits No. 1 on iTunes

MINNEAPOLIS — Seven years after his death to cancer at age 18, a Minnesota singer-songwriter has returned to the top of the iTunes chart with his inspirational tune “Clouds.

Number of confirmed COVID-19 cases passes 40 million

LONDON — The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 across the planet has passed 40 million. The milestone was passed early Monday according to Johns Hopkins University, which collates reporting from around the world.
Armenia, Azerbaijan blame each other for truce violations

Armenia, Azerbaijan blame each other for truce violations

YEREVAN, Armenia — Despite a second attempt at a cease-fire, Armenia and Azerbaijan traded accusations Sunday of violating the new truce in their destructive conflict over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh.