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'Liberate' Michigan, Minnesota & Virginia

His latest provocative interventions follow recent demonstrations against stay-at-home orders in Michigan , Ohio, North Carolina, Virginia and other states that have drawn elements of the far right ...

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Michael Cohen to be released from prison early due to coronavirus pandemic

He was scheduled for release in November 2021. Before he can leave the prison, Cohen must complete a 14-day quarantine. A federal judge had earlier denied his request for compassionate release, bu...

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Covid 19 coronavirus: Pastor who defiantly held church service dies of virus

Covid 19 coronavirus: Pastor who defiantly held church service dies of virus

He said that Bishop Glenn had transitioned from labor to reward. News of Glenn's death came a week after the church announced he had tested positive for the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus ...

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Adding Face Masks To Your Arsenal

Adding Face Masks To Your Arsenal

While hospital-grade masks are the most effective, they are in high demand for our health care workers. This is why the Surgeon General Jerome M. Adams has urged the general public to stop buying ...

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China may be conducting secret nuclear tests, State Department warns

China may be conducting secret nuclear tests, State Department warns

The 2020 Compliance Report issued Wednesday accused China of failing to adhere to its non-proliferation commitments and suspend nuclear testing by maintaining a "high level of activity" a year ago...

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Austria to reopen some shops as lockdown eases

Austria to reopen some shops as lockdown eases

EU leaders will have a "strategic discussion" about the spending plan during a conference call next week, European Council President Charles Michel said. It has told the public to stay home. The Alp...

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US Judge Rejects Roger Stone's Request for New Trial

US Judge Rejects Roger Stone's Request for New Trial

In her memorandum, Berman Jackson said the lawyers had not proved the forewoman was biased or that any jurors acted inappropriately. However, according to Jackson, that allegation was " unmoored from ...

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Rohingya die, hundreds rescued from boat after weeks at sea

Rohingya die, hundreds rescued from boat after weeks at sea

Sohel Rana of the coast guard said the Rohingya were taken to a transit point at the Bangladesh-Myanmar border, where they were fed. Rights groups fear virus curbs across Southeast Asia could trigge...

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Likely already more than 10,000 COVID-19 deaths in NYC

Likely already more than 10,000 COVID-19 deaths in NYC

He was asked by Fox's Steve Doocy what NY would look like in three months and skirted around giving a potential start-date for the reopening but said it would be "months" before sporting events resume...

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NewYork Coronavirus Deaths Exceed 3,200, Topping 9/11 Attacks Toll

NewYork Coronavirus Deaths Exceed 3,200, Topping 9/11 Attacks Toll

New York's less dense counties - some of which have more cows than people, Cuomo said - have very few hospitalizations. More than 18,200 people were hospitalized. We're not going to open any school...

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'We're good friends' - China denies evicting Africans over coronavirus

'We're good friends' - China denies evicting Africans over coronavirus

African countries are seething over accounts that Africans are battling stigma and discrimination in China over the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic , apparently linked to a cluster of cases in the Ni...

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Wuhan wet markets struggle after lockdown

Wuhan wet markets struggle after lockdown

Yang, whose sales have fallen by a third from before the lockdown, dismissed criticism of markets as virus hotbeds as "unnecessary panic". Scientists believe the conditions inside the markets and clos...

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Ruling party projected to win majority seats

Ruling party projected to win majority seats

Hwang Kyo-ahn, leader of the conservative United Future Party, who lost to a Democratic Party candidate at a key Seoul district, apologized to his supporters for "failing to prevent the country from g...

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"Operation Gridlock" protest underway at State Capitol

She emphasized that such a gathering isn't just a risk to the health of the participants, but also to others they might interact with later. "Our governor and her allies are infecting all of us with t...

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Cuomo Orders All New Yorkers To Wear Face Coverings In Public

Cuomo Orders All New Yorkers To Wear Face Coverings In Public

Cuomo last month ordered so-called non-essential businesses to shut down as part of his stay-at-home order, which largely restricted people to their homes. Cuomo said he plans to wear a mask when in...

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Senate adjourns with no deal on small business loan program

Senate adjourns with no deal on small business loan program

Marco Rubio, R-Fla., chairman of the Senate's small-business committee, said Thursday morning. The standoff comes a week after both sides tried for the first time to pass their competing versions of...

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Corona get Putin to postpone the big 75-year-parade

Corona get Putin to postpone the big 75-year-parade

We will certainly hold all the events planned for May 9 during 2020. But the selection of the 9. may is 75 years ago that the Soviet union was victorious over nazi Germany, may have to be postponed....

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Japan to extend coronavirus state of emergency

Japan to extend coronavirus state of emergency

In a similar step to one taken in the USA, where coronavirus relief payments are being issued to help Americans through the crisis, Abe also announced that 100,000-yen ($930) cash handouts would be gi...

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Barack Obama Endorses Joe Biden for President

Barack Obama Endorses Joe Biden for President

Endorsements from Senator Amy Klobuchar, former IN mayor Pete Buttigieg and former Representative Beto O'Rourke helped lead him to an electoral sweep on Super Tuesday. "Yes", the MA senator said durin...

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Facebook to warn users who 'liked' coronavirus hoaxes

Facebook to warn users who 'liked' coronavirus hoaxes

Facebook will begin forcibly rerouting social media users who interact with misinformation surrounding COVID-19 to the World Health Organization's website for clarification. The social network'...

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Trump threatens to force both chambers of Congress to adjourn #66650

Trump threatens to force both chambers of Congress to adjourn #66650

The Senate is now in a pro forma session, meaning senators are not meeting, but are not formally in a recess. "If the House will not agree..." After accusing them of putting up "roadblocks" via th...

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Health Minister Mandetta Did Not Accept Secretary's Resignation Letter

Health Minister Mandetta Did Not Accept Secretary's Resignation Letter

Without for it you have to find alternatives, Mandetta said. Luiz Henrique Mandetta said on Twitter that Bolsonaro had told him of his dismissal. Mandetta will be replaced by Nelson Teich, an onco...

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Elizabeth Warren says she would accept being Joe Biden's running mate

Elizabeth Warren says she would accept being Joe Biden's running mate

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said that he likely will not be able to reach President Trump's base, saying that some of the most committed of his supporters "support the notion" of creat...

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Local reaction to President Trump halting World Health Organization funding

Local reaction to President Trump halting World Health Organization funding

On Tuesday, Trump ordered the move against the World Health Organization , charging that the United Nations agency accepted China's claims in January that the virus was not contagious and delayed d...

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Explosion at Androscoggin Mill in Jay

Explosion at Androscoggin Mill in Jay

In addition, we are taking appropriate steps to stabilize the process to restore order to the mill site (as soon as possible.) Again, it is very early in the process. Truck driver Rick Pratt , of Ric...

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Germany to open shops from next week but other restrictions remain

Germany to open shops from next week but other restrictions remain

Merkel will be discussing the recommendations of the German National Academy of Sciences on 14 April with her cabinet and will have a dial-in online conference with the heads of the 16 states on 15 Ap...

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Zoo says coronavirus may force it to feed animals to each other

Zoo says coronavirus may force it to feed animals to each other

Neumünster belongs to an association and is therefore not entitled to financial relief from the state, leaving the visitor-less zoo with little recourse. Schönbrunn Zoo, one of Vienna's top attraction...

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USA accuses Iran of 'dangerous' harassment of

At one point, the Iranian vessels came as close at 10 yards to the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Maui. The six US Navy vessels were carrying out " integration operations " with Army aircraft in global wat...

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Trump frustrated with Congress over appointments

Trump frustrated with Congress over appointments

President Trump threatened Wednesday to circumvent the Senate and unilaterally name people to federal posts using recess appointments during the coronavirus pandemic . "We have a tremendous number ...

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World Health Organization regrets Trump's decision to halt United States funding: chief

Polio eradication remains a major World Health Organization programme and the United States is a key contributor to this effort. "The reason that we're in the crisis that we are today is not because...

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‘Ghosts’ scare Indonesians indoors and away from coronavirus

‘Ghosts’ scare Indonesians indoors and away from coronavirus

A village youth group in Indonesia are dressing up as ghosts to scare people into staying indoors amid the coronavirus crisis. Two volunteers wrapped in white cloth play the role of '"pocong" ,...

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Covid-19 pandemic tops 2 million cases globally

Covid-19 pandemic tops 2 million cases globally

The US death toll is 23,529, according to Johns Hopkins University. The death toll stateside has surged to at least 26,000, with all 50 states under an emergency disaster declaration for the first t...

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Virginia pastor who dismissed social distancing orders dies after contracting coronavirus

Virginia pastor who dismissed social distancing orders dies after contracting coronavirus

His last in-person service was held on March 22, where he declared that "God is larger than this dreaded virus" after Virginia imposed social distancing orders and a ban on large gatherings. The fol...

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PM and Ministers to take a six month pay cut

PM and Ministers to take a six month pay cut

New Zealand was part of the global research effort in these areas, she said. "And while it in itself won't shift the government's overall fiscal position, it is about leadership", the centre-left l...

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Here's what you need to know about the NSW rental relief package

Here's what you need to know about the NSW rental relief package

The Government has ordered a six-month moratorium on new forced evictions if the tenant is suffering financial hardship due to COVID-19 and the corresponding lockdown laws. Perrottet said it was impo...

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