Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro speaks with media before meeting with supporters amid the Coronavirus outbreak, at the Palacio do Alvorada in Brasilia, Brazil, on March, 17, 2020. <br>Andressa Anholete/Getty Images/TNS

Brazil overtakes Spain, now fifth in the world in COVID deaths

Brazil overtook Spain and now ranks fifth in the world in number of coronavirus deaths as the infection continues to spread through Latin America's largest economy.

Feds claim government cartel in Venezuela conspired with Hezbollah to attack the US

Federal prosecutors in New York accused a former Venezuelan lawmaker on Wednesday of participating in narcoterrorism, in an indictment claiming that a cartel headed by top government leaders conspired with the terrorist groups Hezbollah and Hamas to commit attacks against the U.S.

Canada’s coronavirus hot zone is even deadlier than Chicago or LA

Montreal’s virus toll — the city accounts for more than half of Canada’s deaths from COVID-19 — is a story of lack of preparation, early mistakes and a bit of bad luck.

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