Two Dead in Bubonic Plague Outbreak in China, Authorities Say

Exactly four weeks after an outbreak of the deadly and highly transmissible bubonic plague in China was described as being “well managed” by the World Health Organization (W.H.O.) and really no cause for concern, Beijing confirmed Tuesday further casualties from the surge in infections.

Poll: New Mexico Democrat Xochitl Torres Small in Dead Heat with Republican Yvette Herrell

A poll conducted for the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) found that New Mexico’s Second Congressional District race is in a dead heat between incumbent Rep. Xochitl Torres Small (D-NM) and GOP nominee Yvette Herrell.

Chechen Kadyrov Critic Shot Dead in Vienna, Austria in 'Possible Political Assassination'

BERLIN (AP) – Police in Austria say they have detained a 47-year-old Russian national after a 43-year-old compatriot was shot dead near Vienna late Saturday in what Austrian media report is being considered a possible political assassination.