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FBI Joins Hunt for University of Connecticut Senior Suspected in 2 Murders

FBI Joins Hunt for University of Connecticut Senior Suspected in 2 Murders

Police warn that he is armed and risky, and should not be approached. The Federal Bureau of Investigation to has joined in a massive manhunt extending three states for a 23-year-old University of CT...

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COVID-19 outbreak on live export ship docked in Fremantle

COVID-19 outbreak on live export ship docked in Fremantle

Mr McGowan said the crew who tested positive were being quarantined at a Perth hotel while the remaining 42 appeared well and were being kept on board the ship . McGowan said he doesn't want to "po...

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Israeli court finds sex crime suspect wanted by Australia faked mental illness

Israeli court finds sex crime suspect wanted by Australia faked mental illness

Last August, Israeli police recommended indicting Israel's then-deputy health minister on suspicion that he tried to pressure court-appointed psychiatrists to support Leifer's mental illness claims. I...

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Trump commemorates Memorial Day, defends decision to play golf

Trump commemorates Memorial Day, defends decision to play golf

After being raked over the coals at the weekend, Trump lambasted the media as being "sick with hatred and dishonesty". He plans to be in Florida on Wednesday to watch two NASA astronauts rocket ...

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Is US ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell set to step down?

John Ratcliffe , R-Texas, to become the permanent head of US intelligence despite numerous objections from Democrats that he was appointed less for his experience and more for his loyalty to President...

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Boris Johnson says lockdown-breaking advisor acted 'with integrity'

Boris Johnson says lockdown-breaking advisor acted 'with integrity'

But following the briefing from Downing Street, opposition political leaders were left fuming by the Prime Minister's defence of his chief adviser. At a hastily rearranged press conference, Mr Johns...

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China resists, but India to go ahead with infra projects along LAC

China resists, but India to go ahead with infra projects along LAC

While local military talks were initiated and both countries have so far underlined how dialogue is crucial to resolving disagreements, tensions have remained amid troop buildup by both sides in the t...

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Costa Rica legalises same-sex marriage in first for Central America

Costa Rica legalises same-sex marriage in first for Central America

Two women will be the first same sex couple to get married in Costa Rica on May 26 when it will be finally legal in the country . Despite considerable opposition from religious groups, gay marriage...

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Biden marks Memorial Day at veterans park near Delaware home

Biden marks Memorial Day at veterans park near Delaware home

Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden, leave Delaware Memorial Bridge Veteran's Memorial Park after paying their respects. Mr Trump and his wife Melania took part in a wreath-laying at Arlington Nation...

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Republican National Convention: Trump threatens to move event from North Carolina

Republican National Convention: Trump threatens to move event from North Carolina

Cooper has gradually eased business restrictions, but entertainment venues, bars and restaurants remain closed under his current order that also caps indoor gatherings at 10 people. But Charlotte-area...

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Japan’s Abe lifts state of emergency, says virus outbreak under control

Japan’s Abe lifts state of emergency, says virus outbreak under control

On May 25, Japan lifted the state of emergency in the final five prefectures where the coronavirus order was still active, which included Tokyo and Hokkaido. Abe said Monday that the country...

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Novavax starts human trials for coronavirus vaccine

The Phase II portion of the trial would happen in multiple countries, including the USA, to determine "immunity, safety and COVID-19 disease reduction in a broader age range", the company added. Over ...

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United Kingdom to Oust Huawei From 5G

United Kingdom to Oust Huawei From 5G

Johnson is said to be facing vast pressure from Conservative parliamentarians who are opposed to any HUAWEI presence in their 5G network citing security risks, while also hoping for reduced dependen...

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Black man dies after video shows Minneapolis officer kneeling on neck

Black man dies after video shows Minneapolis officer kneeling on neck

As reported by CBS News, police officers responded to a "forgery in process" when they noticed the suspect sitting in a vehicle. "Officers were able to get the suspect into handcuffs, and office...

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Coronavirus 'past peak' in Russia, WWII parade in June: Putin

Coronavirus 'past peak' in Russia, WWII parade in June: Putin

Putin ordered Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu on May 26 to prepare for the parade, which was originally to be held on its regular date of May 9. The Russian president said today that the situation ...

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Cops: Man asked to be shot after killing date met on Tinder

Cops: Man asked to be shot after killing date met on Tinder

According to the Deseret News , police said in an affidavit that "Hunsaker stated to dispatch he "did not know" the person he had just killed, but had met the victim on an application called Tinder". ...

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Woman placed on leave from work after viral Central Park video

Woman placed on leave from work after viral Central Park video

Amy Cooper and Christian Cooper are not related. Cooper later apologized for the incident in a phone interview with NBC New York . The woman has been temporarily stood down from her job with...

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Trump Threatens To Move Republican Convention From North Carolina

Trump Threatens To Move Republican Convention From North Carolina

US President Donald Trump on Monday said that if North Carolina did not allow the Republican National Convention due to coronavirus fears, planners would find another site for the event. In Ma...

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Government's own science advisers flag risks to opening schools in June

Government's own science advisers flag risks to opening schools in June

Wales hasn't yet made a decision. "We are surprised that the wider opening of schools proposed by Boris Johnson has not been modelled by SAGE". The Department for Education has also highlighted ...

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New York Times dedicates its front page to COVID-19 victims

New York Times dedicates its front page to COVID-19 victims

As of Sunday morning, the USA death toll stands at more than 97,000 total fatalities. The New York Times published the emotional front page in tribute of that grim milestone. Editors said they fel...

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Russian Prosecutor Seeks Lengthy Prison Term For American On Spying Charges

Russian Prosecutor Seeks Lengthy Prison Term For American On Spying Charges

The court will announce its verdict on June 15, Mr Whelan's lawyer Vladimir Zherebenkov said. He has said he visited Russian Federation to attend a wedding and was framed when he took a USB drive from...

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China reports 39 new coronavirus cases

China reports 39 new coronavirus cases

The domestically transmitted case was reported in Jilin Province, it said. The commission also reported 40 new asymptomatic cases - patients who are infected but do not show symptoms - compared with...

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Who could get the missing $60 billion

Who could get the missing $60 billion

Mr Morrison said it wasn't "free money" and the program wouldn't be extended, nor did he see any reason for Mr Frydenberg to explain himself before the COVID select committee as demanded by Labor. Tre...

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Arbery Family Lawyer: DOJ 'Very Professional, Very Responsive'

Arbery Family Lawyer: DOJ 'Very Professional, Very Responsive'

It took more than two months for authorities to arrest Gregory and Travis McMichael , and charge the White father and son duo with murder and aggravated assault in connection with Arbery's death....

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India must handle locust menace proactively; trouble is brewing

India must handle locust menace proactively; trouble is brewing

Numerous area in the state capital witnessed massive locust swarms on Monday morning. Swarms can comprise billions and travel up to 130 km in a day. Most of these pink immature adults settle on trees ...

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Oops! Trump's Press Secretary Accidentally Discloses POTUS Bank Details

Oops! Trump's Press Secretary Accidentally Discloses POTUS Bank Details

He was dressed in a white shirt, white cap and black pants. "Our destiny, beyond the Earth, is not only a matter of national identity, but a matter of national security", Trump said in a statement. ...

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Oil falls as U.S.-China tensions take toll

Oil falls as U.S.-China tensions take toll

The move has also raised concern about Hong Kong's future as a financial hub, with the USA already passing a bill that would strip the city's preferential trading status if it no longer enjoys autonom...

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Biden and Trump Show a Contrast in Style

Biden and Trump Show a Contrast in Style

Per the AP, Biden's advisers say they plan to resume in-person campaigning eventually, including travel, but that they'll defer to the advice of health care professionals on that timeline. "I promis...

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3-state manhunt for UConn student wanted in 2 homicides: cops

3-state manhunt for UConn student wanted in 2 homicides: cops

Peter Manfredonia , 23, is suspected of killing two men in CT over the weekend. Manfredonia is suspected of then heading to a friend's house, who also lived in Derby, and killing the man, identi...

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Trump bans travel from Brazil to United States over exploding coronavirus cases

Trump bans travel from Brazil to United States over exploding coronavirus cases

The new restrictions take effect beginning Thursday, but according to McEnany, they only apply to travel, not "the flow of commerce between the United States and Brazil". In early March, he imposed tr...

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World Health Organization temporarily halts trial of hydroxychloroquine over safety concerns

World Health Organization temporarily halts trial of hydroxychloroquine over safety concerns

The review panel will also check on seven other studies globally including the Recovery Trial in the United Kingdom that are using hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients to see if they are seein...

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Republicans sue to block California from voting by mail in November

Republicans sue to block California from voting by mail in November

In a lawsuit filed on Sunday, the Republican National Committee, National Republican Congressional Committee, and the California Republican Party claim that Newsom's order was a "brazen power grab" ...

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White House announces new travel restrictions on Brazil

White House announces new travel restrictions on Brazil

The U.S. nonetheless has essentially the most circumstances of COVID-19 and deaths from the virus out of any nation on the earth. Brazil has reported more than 363,000 COVID-19 cases, second behind ...

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Trump administration: United States discussed holding first nuclear test in decades

Trump administration: United States discussed holding first nuclear test in decades

The article says they didn't reach a conclusion. A meeting of people representing the top national security agencies discussed the matter May 15, according to the newspaper, which cited an unidentif...

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US President Donald Trump criticised after videos of him golfing surface online

US President Donald Trump criticised after videos of him golfing surface online

On the other hand, Johns Hopkins University has the USA death toll at 97,686 deaths as of 4:30 p.m. ET. More than 1.6 million people have tested positive for the virus. According to Reuters , this ...

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