Photo of medical workers preparing to meet 80 people in Russia

Unknowns of the New Virus Make Global Quarantines a Struggle

SEOUL, South Korea — Health authorities are scrambling to halt the spread of a new virus that has killed hundreds in China, restricting visitors from the country and confining thousands on cruise ships for extensive screening after some passengers tested posit...
Photo of Bridal Veil Falls in Yosemite National Park, Ca.

Tourist Falls to Death in Yosemite National Park

A Romanian tourist has died in a fall below famed Bridalveil Fall in Yosemite National Park. Authorities say 21-year-old Lucian Miu was scrambling on wet rocks below Bridalveil on July 31 when he fell about 20 feet. He died at a hospital. The F...