Urns with the ashes of migrants who died with Covid-19 in the United States arrive in Puebla, Mexico. Photograph: Hilda Rios/ EPA

With coronavirus infections and deaths rising in many parts of the country, US educators from California to Wisconsin are opting for online learning r(...)

A man helps children across a flooded street as they evacuate their home after the area was inundated with flooding from Hurricane Harvey. Photograph: Getty

US president Donald Trump said on Monday he would talk with Congress about how to fund what will be a “very expensive” recovery from Hurricane Harvey,(...)