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New Zealand PM: No open borders for 'a long time'

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has previously suggested that when global travel restrictions are eventually lifted, the links with New Zealand will be the first re-established. Each country is vital ...

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World Leaders, Madonna Raise $8 Billion for COVID-19 Vaccine

World Leaders, Madonna Raise $8 Billion for COVID-19 Vaccine

Prime Minister Johnson, who saw three nights in intensive care after contracting the coronavirus that causes the COVID-19 illness, was present to confirm the UK's commitment of £388 million toward ...

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Auckland Airport chief executive says travel bubble is critical

Ardern was invited to join the Australian national cabinet meeting by the country's leader Scott Morrison . "It will be an important part of supporting jobs in those sectors", he said. "It is still...

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Security Guard Shot And Killed After Telling Customer To Wear A Mask

Security Guard Shot And Killed After Telling Customer To Wear A Mask

About 20 minutes later, her auto returned to the store and her husband and son, Larry Edward Teague , 44, and Ramonyea Travon Bishop , 23, stepped out and confronted Munerlyn, according to investiga...

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Covid19 in India: Maharashtra records highest fatalities followed by Gujarat

Covid19 in India: Maharashtra records highest fatalities followed by Gujarat

Agarwal was perhaps hinting at West Bengal which registered a massive spike - of 98 deaths - on Tuesday, taking its total death tally to 133 and a case fatality rate of over 10%. Therefore, timely rep...

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Coronavirus deaths top 250,000 as billions raised for vaccine push

Coronavirus deaths top 250,000 as billions raised for vaccine push

Australia was among the participants at the event hosted by the European Union on Monday, offering $352 million. She called the pledging effort a marathon. In addition, there are concerns the cash ...

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Trump says Fauci to testify before Senate, lashes out at House

Trump says Fauci to testify before Senate, lashes out at House "setup"

The White House has ordered officials on the White House coronavirus task force to seek permission from White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows before accepting Congress' request for testimony, a se...

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Researchers Try to Head Off

Researchers Try to Head Off "Murder Hornets" Coming into US

But Asian giant hornets have been in British Columbia for some time , with the first hornets spotted near Nanaimo in August 2019. While Asian giant hornets were not widespread in the United...

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Pint-sized driver surprises Utah trooper during traffic stop

Pint-sized driver surprises Utah trooper during traffic stop

Morgan says no one was hurt, and it will be up to the local prosecutor to decide whether to file charges against the parents, who had left the boy in his sibling's care while they were away from home....

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Tara Reade and Tara Reid Are Different People

Tara Reade and Tara Reid Are Different People

Their names are pronounced nearly identically, but the "Sharknado" star who first gained household recognition when she starred in the 1999 film "American Pie" says she has been flooded with messages ...

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10 players test positive to COVID-19 in Bundesliga 1, 2

10 players test positive to COVID-19 in Bundesliga 1, 2

Clubs have been training in groups, with the tests taken before a planned return to training as teams. "I am surprised that players are allowing this", he said in reference to Cologne's training c...

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Leaked White House document projects COVID-19 deaths will skyrocket

The models also predict that by June 1, the US will log about 200,000 new COVID-19 cases every day, compared with about 25,000 new COVID-19 cases each day now. White House coronavirus task force coord...

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Trump says Venezuela alleged plot has ‘nothing to do’ with United States govt

Trump says Venezuela alleged plot has ‘nothing to do’ with United States govt

The arrests came a day after the government said it foiled an "invasion" from the sea, killing eight assailants and capturing two others. "It has nothing to do with our government", Trump told rep...

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United States government predicts coronavirus deaths to soar in May

While he did not specify which regions would open first, Cuomo showed a slide indicating the more rural northern and central parts of the state as "lower-risk regions" in contrast to the "higher-risk ...

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China reports two new coronavirus cases, East Asia News & Top Stories

China reports two new coronavirus cases, East Asia News & Top Stories

Pompeo then briefly contradicted a statement issued last Thursday by the top United States spy agency that said the virus did not appear to be man-made or genetically modified. US Secretary of Stat...

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Korea to Ease Social Distancing Rules from May 6

Korea to Ease Social Distancing Rules from May 6

High school seniors, meanwhile, need to prepare for the year-end college entrance examination that has been postponed by two weeks to Dec 3. Widespread testing, intensive contact tracing and trackin...

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Tipplers throng liquor shops for booze in Karnataka

Tipplers throng liquor shops for booze in Karnataka

Large number of people made a beeline to liquor stores in Uttar Pradesh where 26,000 liquor stores were opened, while Rajasthan had to close most of the shops where social distancing norms were not ...

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Trump says China made 'horrible mistake', tried to mask coronavirus outbreak

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday that there is " enormous evidence " to indicate Covid-19 originated in China's Wuhan Institute of Virology. "Whether they [China] made a mistake, or whe...

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Fox News outdraws CNN, MSNBC combined with Trump town hall

How many "non-essential" trips will people make to stores or restaurants? President Trump also said he wanted students to return to schools and colleges in the autumn, even as he acknowledged the ...

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Venezuela says it foiled an incursion by 'mercenaries'

Venezuela says it foiled an incursion by 'mercenaries'

Reverol gave no details on the number of people detained or killed in the operation, which he said was still underway, with a massive search on air, land and sea. Another source familiar with USA inte...

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05/03 - Brantly's

05/03 - Brantly's "Warm Week Ahead" Sunday Forecast

Highs will range from the lower 60s across northern Kentucky, to possibly upper 70s across the south. "Up to 0.75" of rain is possible with the heaviest rain but most of us will likely end up with les...

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Russian Federation tracks US and British naval ships in Barents Sea - Ifax

Russian Federation tracks US and British naval ships in Barents Sea - Ifax

The U.S. Navy said it had notified the Russian Defense Ministry of the operation on May 1 "in an effort to avoid misperceptions, reduce risk, and prevent inadvertent escalation". and Russian forces in...

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Government releases proposed laws to underpin privacy protections for COVIDSafe app

Government releases proposed laws to underpin privacy protections for COVIDSafe app

As of Monday, the app has been downloaded 4.5 million times. The legislation also says records of the Bluetooth "handshakes" a user's phone makes with people they come in close contact with must be ...

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NYC mayor says Colorado EMT's death will be honored forever

NYC mayor says Colorado EMT's death will be honored forever

Paul Cary, 66, who worked for 32 years as a firefighter paramedic in the Denver suburbs, died on 30 April, a month after he began working in NY. He was deployed to NY to help health care workers the...

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Family Dollar Security Guard Killed After Asking Shopper to Wear a Mask

Family Dollar Security Guard Killed After Asking Shopper to Wear a Mask

Meanwhile, there are governors who are saying they need money for their states to avoid having to lay off police officers, firefighters, and other workers, but Barrasso said that less than two weeks a...

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Trump predicts up to 100,000 coronavirus deaths in the US

But rather, compare yourself to other presidents who have led us through crises and done things as you can learn from. "But we're bringing that whole supply chain back". He added that companies like...

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Boris Johnson urges global cooperation in Covid-19 vaccine bid

Boris Johnson urges global cooperation in Covid-19 vaccine bid

They said in a statement: "We are honoured and humbled to have been recognised in this way, and we give our thanks to the incredible team of professionals who we work with at Guy's and St Thomas' and ...

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French government extends state of health emergency until July 24

French government extends state of health emergency until July 24

The French consulate in Britain added Sunday that travelers to France who arrive from a country in Europe's Schengen open-border area or Britain will be exempt from the quarantine measures. Also the...

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Hong Kong's economy slumps as Covid-19 deepens recession

The economy shrank by 5.3 percent quarter over quarter, also the steepest drop since recordkeeping began in 1974. The economy has now contracted for three months in a row. It is expected that prot...

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NYPD officer accused of violent arrest during social distancing patrol — GRAPHIC

NYPD officer accused of violent arrest during social distancing patrol — GRAPHIC

Mr Garcia then holsters his Taser only to grab one onlooker from the crowd, identified by as Donni Wright . The viral clip shows a taser-wielding Garcia yelling as he breaks away from the altercati...

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Trump's optimistic timeline on vaccine outpaces his own experts

When those projections were unveiled in late March, "Trump was apprehensive about so much carnage on his watch, yet also impatient to reopen the economy - and he wanted data to justify doing so, "...

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Goats and cheese test positive for coronavirus in Tanzania

Goats and cheese test positive for coronavirus in Tanzania

Deputy Minister for Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services, Energy Mutodi has mocked Tanzania's president, John Magufuli for encouraging prayer to deal with coronavirus. Magufuli, Tanzania's...

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Senate declines to release possible Tara Reade complaint against Biden

In his letter on Friday, Biden requested the Secretary of the Senate release not only any complaint from Reade, if it is found, but "any and all other documents in the records that relate to the all...

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Global pledging 'marathon' aims to raise billions for COVID-19 vaccine

Global pledging 'marathon' aims to raise billions for COVID-19 vaccine

A laboratory worker at Sinovac Biotech in Beijing, one of the facilities in China attempting to develop a vaccine. Among the larger contributions, Japan pledged more than $800 million while Germany ...

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‘Murder Hornets’ From Asia Spotted in US For First Time

‘Murder Hornets’ From Asia Spotted in US For First Time

Researchers nicknamed the bugs " Murder hornets " because several of their stings at once can kill a human, and stingers are strong enough to puncture a beekeeper's suit. To start the year off we lost...

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