Stranded by virus, honeymooners hitch home on Antarctic boat

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) – A New Zealand honeymoon couple stranded on the remote Falkland Islands in March because of the coronavirus has managed to return home by hitching a…

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The Latest: UN chief says stranded seafarers are key workers

UNITED NATIONS – The U.N. secretary-general says COVID-19 travel restrictions have left hundreds of thousands of the world’s 2 million seafarers stranded at sea for months, and is calling on…

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Sri Lankan cafe owner feeds and shelters stranded tourists

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) – The tourists came to see the magical waterfalls and mountain views of the lowland jungle and rainforest. But then the pandemic hit, and they were…

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Germany sends plane to rescue stranded tourists from Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) – A rescue flight arranged by the German government on Friday picked up hundreds of tourists who had been stranded in Nepal since the Himalayan nation went…

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