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This image released by Netflix shows a scene from the Spike Lee film

Review: Lee's Vietnam pic is the right movie for right now

Jun. 10, 2020 5:29 PM EDT

Good news: there's no expensive “de-aging” process used in “Da 5 Bloods,” Spike Lee’s absorbing, brash, exhausting, urgent, sometimes brilliant and sometimes unapologetically messy new film about four black Vietnam vets who return to the battlefield site for reasons ... well,...

In this Feb. 20, 2020 photo, passengers stop for health check upon arrival at Noi Bai international airport in Hanoi, Vietnam. Doctors in Vietnam are hoping to perform a lung transplant to save the life of a British pilot, as the Southeast Asian nation seeks to avoid having him become the country’s first COVID-19 death. The 43-year-old Vietnam Airlines pilot, known according to privacy rules as “Patient 91,” tested positive for the coronavirus in March in Ho Chi Minh City and is being treated there at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases.(AP Photo/Hau Dinh)

Vietnam plans lung transplant for British COVID-19 patient

May. 15, 2020 9:26 AM EDT

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Doctors in Vietnam are hoping to perform a lung transplant to save the life of a British pilot and keep him from becoming the Southeast Asian nation's first coronavirus fatality. The 43-year-old Vietnam Airlines pilot, known because of privacy rules as “Patient 91,”...

President Donald Trump gestures during a White House National Day of Prayer Service in the Rose Garden of the White House, Thursday, May 7, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

The Latest: Japan, U.S. agree to cooperate in COVID-19 fight

May. 8, 2020 2:05 AM EDT

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — Japan, U.S. agree to cooperate closely in COVID-19 fight....