Brain Tissue Loss Cited in COVID-19 Patients: Study

COVID-19 could cause long-term loss of brain tissue, according to a study that examined brain imaging before and after a coronavirus infection.University of Oxford researchers posted findings Tuesday to medRxiv, drawing on data from the U.K. Biobank study.

North Korean Leader Swears to Overcome Economic Hardships

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un “solemnly swore” to navigate his country out of deepening economic troubles as he concluded a major ruling party meeting, acknowledging food shortages and urging officials to prepare for both dialogue and confrontation with the U.S.North…

US Cutting Forces, Missile Batteries in Middle East

The Pentagon said Friday it was cutting the number of troops and air defense units deployed to the Middle East, confirming a Wall Street Journal report that eight Patriot batteries were being moved out from the region.The move comes as President Joe Biden’s administration…