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Israeli annexation would 'not be left unanswered'

Israeli annexation would 'not be left unanswered'

The UN's special Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov on Thursday said such a move would be a "devastating blow" to the internationally-backed two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, as...

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Millions of Americans join unemployment line as coronavirus savages economy

Millions of Americans join unemployment line as coronavirus savages economy

There are also now more people in the US who have filed for unemployment than the population of each individual state, with the exception of California and Texas. With claims expected to gradually dec...

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Elizabeth Warren's oldest brother dies of coronavirus

Elizabeth Warren's oldest brother dies of coronavirus

In a thread on Twitter , the MA senator shared the news, remembering her brother and thanking the nurses and others who were with him for his final days. The eldest of former Democratic presidential ...

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Coronavirus Outbreak Amplifying Threats To Press Freedom, Media Watchdog Finds

Coronavirus Outbreak Amplifying Threats To Press Freedom, Media Watchdog Finds

Investigative and critical reporting may be seen problematic for society and undesirable. The International Federation of Journalists made a similar appeal on Tuesday as it urged governments not ...

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World Health Organization claims coronavirus didn't originate in lab despite recent revelations

World Health Organization claims coronavirus didn't originate in lab despite recent revelations

He added that China's contribution to the United Nations agency "reflects the support and trust of the Chinese government and people for the WHO". Pompeo added China has destroyed virus samples, den...

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World Health Organization rejects theory coronavirus is lab-made

World Health Organization rejects theory coronavirus is lab-made

He added that China's contribution to the United Nations agency "reflects the support and trust of the Chinese government and people for the WHO ". The pledge comes about a week after US President ...

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Las Vegas Mayor Looks to Reopen City, Won't Issue Social Distancing Guidelines

Las Vegas Mayor Looks to Reopen City, Won't Issue Social Distancing Guidelines

Anderson Cooper , the CNN host, said that would mean people would likely die as part of the experiment. "I get the financial losses people are suffering, which is very bad. "And it was just remarkab...

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Goodman: Open businesses, use Las Vegas as 'control group' for coronavirus

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman on Wednesday called for restaurants, hotels and casinos in the gambling mecca to reopen, saying competition would ultimately determine which were safest to visit an...

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Dennis Rodman Prays For Kim Jong-Un After Rumors Of Illness

American intelligence services are said to be monitoring reports that he is in grave condition following heart surgery, according to CNN . South Korean media reported earlier this week that Kim is ...

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Pentagon assumes Kim still in control of military

Pentagon assumes Kim still in control of military

The North's state-run Korean Central News Agency , meanwhile, tried to prove that its leader is in good health.reporting Tuesday night that Kim had sent a birthday letter to the Cuban president. Nota...

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Preliminary test results suggest 21.2% of NYC residents have COVID antibodies

Preliminary test results suggest 21.2% of NYC residents have COVID antibodies

What does that mean? They were infected three weeks, four weeks ago, five weeks ago, six weeks ago. If that percentage held true through the entire population, that would amount to approximately 1.7 m...

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2 dead as tornadoes sweep through Oklahoma, Texas

2 dead as tornadoes sweep through Oklahoma, Texas

In East Texas, at least three people were dead and as many as 30 others were injured after a twister touched down in the town of Onalaska, according to Seth W. this afternoon for Louisiana, Mississi...

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Vietnam protests China's new South China Sea districts

Vietnam protests China's new South China Sea districts

An Australian frigate has joined three United States warships in the South China Sea, near an area where a Chinese vessel is suspected to be exploring for oil, officials said on Wednesday. According...

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Coronavirus exposes the impact of air pollution

Coronavirus exposes the impact of air pollution

Stars seems more visible at night. People also report seeing wild animals in unusual places. Coyotes have been observed walking in downtown Chicago and near San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge. The...

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Man arrested after shots apparently fired from balcony in Kent

Man arrested after shots apparently fired from balcony in Kent

Four armed police officers were seen entering the building and asking men in the block whether the suspect had live rounds. "Patrols remain at the scene where officers have located four suspected im...

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Four police officers dead in Melbourne freeway crash

Four police officers dead in Melbourne freeway crash

Shortly after, the refrigerated truck ploughed into them. The truck driver is not believed to have been injured in the crash but experienced a "medical episode" and was taken to hospital under polic...

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Over 1000 new virus cases take Singapore past 10000 mark

Over 1000 new virus cases take Singapore past 10000 mark

The Health Ministry said that the number of new cases in Singapore surged by 1,016, with almost all occurring among low-paid migrant workers living in densely populated dormitories. While the mini...

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Iran's Guard says it launched satellite amid U.S. tensions

Iran's Guard says it launched satellite amid U.S. tensions

IRGC said a previously unheard satellite carrier system Ghased or "Messenger" which uses both solid and liquid fuel was used to put the device into space. Iran's Telecommunications Minister Mohammad J...

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North Korean media silent on Kim's whereabouts as speculation on health rages

North Korean media silent on Kim's whereabouts as speculation on health rages

Kim Yo Jong is the most powerful woman in North Korea , a senior member of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea, but it is unlikely the country's patriarchal politics that hands power over the male he...

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Coronavirus: Facebook shuts down anti-quarantine protest events at request of states

Coronavirus: Facebook shuts down anti-quarantine protest events at request of states

Alyana Alfaro Post, a spokesperson for New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, told CNN that the governor's office and Facebook had been communicating about the issue but said, "The governor's office did not a...

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One Fourth of Coronavirus Cases in Ohio Are In Prison

One Fourth of Coronavirus Cases in Ohio Are In Prison

NY says it tests inmates only after they show symptoms and have a medical evaluation. The 60-year-old's Facebook page has since been removed. Even the head of the prison guards' union, Christo...

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Chamber President Repudiates Bolsonaro and Says Brazil Will Defeat Authoritarianism

Chamber President Repudiates Bolsonaro and Says Brazil Will Defeat Authoritarianism

Despite Bolsonaro's protests, many of Brazil's governors have more or less shut down their states, leading to an angry response from the president. Bolsonaro, who was not wearing a face mask, addr...

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Germany to start first clinical tests on virus vaccine

Germany to start first clinical tests on virus vaccine

When any new and risky infectious disease comes on the scene, there's an immediate and concerted push to develop a vaccine. BioNTech said it was developing the vaccine candidate, named BNT162, tog...

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North Korean media silent on Kim Jong Un's health, whereabouts

North Korean media silent on Kim Jong Un's health, whereabouts

The most recent media frenzy is like the childhood game of "telephone", where a message is increasingly distorted in its retelling. The South Korean internet news outlet Daily NK , which focuses ...

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New York's Cuomo says Trump agrees to help expand coronavirus testing

New York's Cuomo says Trump agrees to help expand coronavirus testing

The President, in turn, has ripped governors for not doing enough to implement coronavirus testing regiments, which he says is the responsibility of the states even though governors from both sid...

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Trump suspends legal immigration to USA for 60 days

Trump suspends legal immigration to USA for 60 days

There's no longer any disputing the fact that foreigners of any kind - be they casual travelers, worldwide students, businessmen, or immigrants - could in theory (key qualifier) be carriers of COVID-1...

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Russian Federation reports 4268 COVID-19 infection in daily record

Russian Federation reports 4268 COVID-19 infection in daily record

The number of coronavirus cases in Russian Federation rose 4,268 to 47,121, authorities said on Sunday. The 800-bed hospital is set to accompany Kommunarka, Moscow's main coronavirus hospital that ...

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US Military Not Sure if Iran's Launch of 'Military' Satellite Was Successful

US Military Not Sure if Iran's Launch of 'Military' Satellite Was Successful

Initially overwhelmed, Tehran now seeks to sway worldwide opinion on US sanctions-imposed by the Trump administration after the USA president pulled America out of Tehran's nuclear deal with world pow...

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Full Text: Details Of Bill Funding Small Business Loans

Full Text: Details Of Bill Funding Small Business Loans

The Republican leader was answering a question from The Post about whether enough was done in half-trillion-dollar legislation that passed the Senate Tuesday to ensure large firms don't continue t...

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Trump Orders Navy to 'Destroy' Iranian Gunboats Harassing US Ships

Trump Orders Navy to 'Destroy' Iranian Gunboats Harassing US Ships

The encounter happened last week. Last week, the U.S. military said that 11 Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) speedboats had come "dangerously" close to United States ships, including t...

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Harvard says it didn't get small business aid after Trump threat

Harvard says it didn't get small business aid after Trump threat

More than 300 colleges were granted larger shares than Harvard, including some that also rank among the nation's wealthiest. Harvard also disputed the president's claim that it received the payment ...

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Michigan Gov. Whitmer says she'll take pay cut during pandemic

Michigan Gov. Whitmer says she'll take pay cut during pandemic

The governor did not say for how long the pay cuts will be in effect. "I'm going to lead by example", the governor said . Whitmer's salary was $159,300 in 2019, according to the Council of State ...

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Worst of coronavirus pandemic yet to come — World Health Organization chief

Worst of coronavirus pandemic yet to come — World Health Organization chief

Westchester is north of New York City, and previous year had about 967,506 people, of whom roughly 78 per cent were adults, according to the US Census Bureau. We will prevent this tragedy. Three W...

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President Trump to sign executive order temporarily halting immigration

Opponents saw the move as an attempt to use the crisis to fulfill a long-term Trump policy of goal of reducing legal and illegal immigration . Trump said he would likely sign the order on Wednesd...

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World at risk of `biblical famines` due to COVID-19, says UN

World at risk of `biblical famines` due to COVID-19, says UN

In some areas, such as East Africa and South Asia, even before the coronavirus pandemic, the situation was critical in terms of food supplies due to a heavy drought and the worst invasion of locusts ...

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