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Govt hands $25,000 to home buyers, owners

Govt hands $25,000 to home buyers, owners

To qualify for HomeBuilder , you need to be building a new home worth less than $750,000 or if you are renovating an existing property it needs to have been previously valued at less than $1.5 millio...

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New Suspect Identified In Madeleine McCann Case

New Suspect Identified In Madeleine McCann Case

Brueckner is a sex offender and drug trafficker who is serving a seven-year sentence for raping a 72-year-old American tourist, according to German media. Madeleine McCann disappeared in 2007 whi...

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Hong Kong passes anthem bill amid protests

Hong Kong passes anthem bill amid protests

Investment banker Evercore Partners "is offering to pay incoming junior bankers up to $25,000 to delay starting their jobs during the coronavirus pandemic , according to external recruiters, a move t...

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Cuomo denounces de Blasio, NYPD's handling of looting across NYC

Cuomo denounces de Blasio, NYPD's handling of looting across NYC

The four former police officers involved in the George Floyd case were charged Wednesday. It followed a day of anger from President Trump's critics over the way he threatened to deploy the milit...

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Comparison between Trump's church visit and Churchill 'verges on obscenity'

Comparison between Trump's church visit and Churchill 'verges on obscenity'

Nationwide protesters inflamed after George Floyd's death, which came at the hands of white Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin , who pinned his neck down with a knee. Pressure on President...

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George Floyd tested positive for coronavirus, full autopsy report reveals

George Floyd tested positive for coronavirus, full autopsy report reveals

However, in a CNN interview Wednesday, Crump also said that Floyd's family believes Chauvin should face a first-degree murder charge. The full report Wednesday said Mr. "So, don't think for one ...

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Feds report death from COVID-19 in almost 26,000 nursing homes

Feds report death from COVID-19 in almost 26,000 nursing homes

The Manhattan Times indicated that a NY1 report on April 30 revealed that 98 residents at the 705-bed nursing home had passed away since the start of the pandemic. Nursing homes are also being require...

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Around 60,000 students returned to classrooms in BC Monday

Around 60,000 students returned to classrooms in BC Monday

No children or parents have been displaying symptoms, the Trust said. At Fakenham Junior School an influx of new applications for children of key workers due to many second parents going back to wor...

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Beshear to give update on Louisville protests, COVID-19 Tuesday 4 pm

Beshear to give update on Louisville protests, COVID-19 Tuesday 4 pm

McAtee firing a gun outside of his business as officers who were using pepper balls to clear the Dino's (Food Mart) lot were approaching his business", Acting Louisville Police Chief Robert Schroeder ...

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China reports one confirmed, four asymptomatic COVID-19 cases

China reports one confirmed, four asymptomatic COVID-19 cases

Wuhan also found no infections among 1,174 close contacts of the 300 people who tested positive, suggesting they were not spreading it easily to others, according to the Associated Press. They launche...

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How did British MPs vote? In very long queues

How did British MPs vote? In very long queues

But he defended MPs having to queue to vote, saying "ordinary" people were doing the same when they went shopping. Sir Keir Starmer, the Labour leader, told the prime minster that the scenes of MPs ...

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Pope Condemns Racism and Violence in US, Calls for National Reconciliation

Pope Condemns Racism and Violence in US, Calls for National Reconciliation

Francis, addressing the English-language faithful among his weekly general audience at the Vatican, called racism a "sin" and said that "we can not tolerate or turn a blind eye to racism". Conference ...

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Pope Francis calls for end to 'pandemic of poverty' after coronavirus outbreak

Pope Francis calls for end to 'pandemic of poverty' after coronavirus outbreak

Pope Francis delivers his blessing from his studio window overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, May 31, 2020. The Pontifical Council for Promoting the New Evangelization, which has...

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US To Suspend Flights By Chinese Airlines From June 16

US To Suspend Flights By Chinese Airlines From June 16

Before the notice was made, American carriers planned to reinstate flights to China in early June. S. citizens from entering the United States from China as part of its strategy for stopping the s...

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Birmingham Dismantles Confederate Monument After Protests

Birmingham Dismantles Confederate Monument After Protests

Woodfin, like many mayors across the U.S., has placed the city under curfew in hopes of better protecting peaceful protesters and curbing looting and other crime that is concurrently taking place. Wit...

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George Floyd's funeral to be held in Houston on June 9

George Floyd's funeral to be held in Houston on June 9

The examiner's report defined the cause of death as a " cardiopulmonary arrest complicating law enforcement subdual, restraint, and neck compression ". An autopsy arranged by the USA family of George...

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Peaceful Protest in Paris Against Police Brutality Turns Violent

Peaceful Protest in Paris Against Police Brutality Turns Violent

Over 19,000 people demonstrated in Paris on Tuesday evening, calling for justice over the death of black Frenchman, Adama Traore, in police custody in 2016, according to a police source quoted by BF...

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Trudeau silent for 20 seconds after being asked about Trump

Trudeau silent for 20 seconds after being asked about Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump , center left, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrive for a round table meeting during a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders meeting at The Grove hotel...

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WH 'Not Happy' With Esper After Breaking With Trump

WH 'Not Happy' With Esper After Breaking With Trump

As tear gas wafted through the air in Lafayette Park across from the White House, Trump announced from the Rose Garden that if state or city leaders refuse "to take the actions that are necessary to...

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Trump administration to bar Chinese passenger carriers from flying to the US

Trump administration to bar Chinese passenger carriers from flying to the US

An order from the U.S. Department of Transportation said it was "responding to the failure of" China "to permit U.S. carriers to exercise the full extent of their bilateral right to conduct scheduled ...

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Heart of India's economy and its slums, Mumbai braces for severe cyclone

Heart of India's economy and its slums, Mumbai braces for severe cyclone

Mumbai's global airport will only operate 19 flights, including 11 departures and eight arrivals, on Wednesday (June 3) due to uncertain weather conditions caused by cyclone Nisarga , which is exp...

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George Floyd's Son, Attorney Visit Murder Site and Say He Was Tortured

George Floyd's Son, Attorney Visit Murder Site and Say He Was Tortured

All four of the officers had already been fired. "We are deeply satisfied that Attorney General Keith Ellison took decisive action". Police said at least 20,000 people joined the demonstration, de...

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Pregnant elephant dies after being fed pineapple filled with explosives

Pregnant elephant dies after being fed pineapple filled with explosives

The 15-year-old had stood in the river ostensibly to soothe its mouth and tongue after the powerful firecracker in the pineapple exploded. "Such criminal acts against innocent animals are no differe...

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German prisoner identified as new prime suspect in Madeleine McCann case

German prisoner identified as new prime suspect in Madeleine McCann case

McCann, who is British, disappeared from her bedroom on May 3 during a family holiday in Portugal while her parents were dining with friends nearby in the resort of Praia da Luz. An investigation by...

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George W. Bush breaks silence on George Floyd

George W. Bush breaks silence on George Floyd

Traffic was blocked in New York's Manhattan district as protesters ignored a night-time curfew, which had been extended for a week. "While this is an incomplete list, businesses along a 5-mile stret...

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Meet George Floyd baby mama, daughter

Meet George Floyd baby mama, daughter

Gianna responded ecstatically that her daddy had brought a change in the world. "There's a lot of stuff you said that he's gonna miss - that I'm gonna be there for". Jackson has been among the most ...

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Trump denies sheltering in White House bunker

Trump denies sheltering in White House bunker

Four Minneapolis police officers have been fired and one has been charged with murder in Floyd's death. President Donald Trump has called on governors to "dominate the streets" after several days ...

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Joe Biden Speaks On Racism, Protests, & Donald Trump

Joe Biden Speaks On Racism, Protests, & Donald Trump

And from Washington DC, the lawyer Roy Austin, who was Deputy Assistant Attorney General at the US Department of Justice under President Obama. "We can be forgiven for believing that the president i...

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Protesters Rally at New York's Union Square Over Death of George Floyd

Protesters Rally at New York's Union Square Over Death of George Floyd

The video shared online showed Floyd pleading that he couldn't breathe. Viewer discretion is advised . Derek Chauvin , 44, is charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. But pol...

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Cleanup Begins After Herald Square Storefronts Damaged in New York City

Cleanup Begins After Herald Square Storefronts Damaged in New York City

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo imposed an 11 p.m. curfew for Monday night, but enough mayhem happened before the curfew took effect that the mayor tweeted it would move up to 8 p.m. As f...

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Facebook engineer quits over Zuckerberg's policy on Trump posts

Facebook engineer quits over Zuckerberg's policy on Trump posts

Hundreds of Facebook employees on Monday staged a virtual walkout in protest of the company's facilitation of Trump's posts inciting violence. The joint statement warned Mr Zuckerberg that he ...

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Trudeau rejects Trump suggestion to expand Group of Seven to readmit Russian Federation

Trudeau rejects Trump suggestion to expand Group of Seven to readmit Russian Federation

Donald Trump has postponed the G7 Summit till September and expressed his desire to expand the "outdated" bloc to G10 or G11, including India and three other nations to the grouping of the world's ...

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'Like He Was on a Red Carpet'

'Like He Was on a Red Carpet'

He said that if any city or state refused to take steps to defend lives and property, he would deploy military forces to those areas. Police on Monday violently removed protestors in Washington DC ...

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Curfew enacted across entirety of Los Angeles County to promote public safety

Curfew enacted across entirety of Los Angeles County to promote public safety

The rampage occurred alongside a "Black Lives Matter" protest against the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis, Minnesota, last week. Also exempt from the curfew, according to the L.A. ...

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Philippines President Duterte suspends his move to scrap U.S. troop deal

Philippines President Duterte suspends his move to scrap U.S. troop deal

However, Manila said on Tuesday that it is delaying the termination by at least six months due to political and other developments in the region. It has been received by Washington and well at that. U...

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