U.S. To Evacuate Americans From Virus-Struck Diamond Princess Cruise Ship : NPR

Passengers walk along the deck of the Diamond Princess cruise ship, on which about 3,600 people have been quarantined because of fears of the new COVID-19 coronavirus. Charly Triballeau/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Charly Triballeau/AFP via Getty Images Passengers walk along the deck of the Diamond Princess cruise ship, on which about […]

Canadian passengers on Diamond Princess desperately want to come home

Canada is dispatching health officials to Japan to work with local authorities, but has stopped short of repatriating Canadian passengers from the Diamond Princess cruise ship — the epicentre of the largest coronavirus outbreak outside of China. A Montreal couple aboard the quarantined luxury liner have launched a letter-writing campaign to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau […]

Indian crew on quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship pleads for help as coronavirus cases spike

Diamond Princess Cruise Ship Coronavirus Quarantine Yokohama Charly Triballeau/AFP via Getty Images The number of coronavirus cases among passengers aboard the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship has almost doubled, going from an initially reported 70 to 136 as of Monday. Indian crew members are making public appeals, begging their government to rescue them. In a […]

Princess Anne’s shrug to the Queen went viral. But it wasn’t what it seemed.

In video filmed Tuesday evening at the palace, the Queen — joined by Prince Charles and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall — is seen shaking hands with Trump and his wife Melania. The 93-year-old monarch then looks across the room, apparently to check which world leader she is due to receive next, before noticing her […]