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Bail Set At $1 Million For Policeman Charged With Floyd Murder

Bail Set At $1 Million For Policeman Charged With Floyd Murder

As well as being charged with second-degree murder (intentional murder which lacks premeditation) Derek Chauvin , 44, is further charged with third-degree murder (where someone acts in a harmful way ...

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Australia says China unresponsive to its pleas to ease tensions

Australia says China unresponsive to its pleas to ease tensions

Simon Birmingham, Australia's Minister for Trade, Tourism, and Investment, said on Monday (June 8) that he felt disappointed at China's unwillingness to ease the Australia-China trade tensions followi...

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Houston to hold six-hour public viewing of Floyd's coffin

Houston to hold six-hour public viewing of Floyd's coffin

The body of George Floyd is brought into the Fountain of Praise church in Houston. A six-hour viewing for Floyd is planned for Monday in Houston, followed by funeral services and burial Tuesday in t...

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Trump Ridicules Sen. Romney for Marching With DC Protesters

Trump Ridicules Sen. Romney for Marching With DC Protesters

Tremendous sincerity, what a guy. "Hard to believe, with this kind of political talent, his numbers would "tank" so badly in Utah!" But while Trump slammed Romney's approval ratings, a May poll of ...

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President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Sunday Edition

President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Sunday Edition

What he's saying: "The first thing that troubled me is the whole birthers movement", Powell, who did not vote for Trump in 2016, told CNN . "And the President has drifted away from it", Powell sa...

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Trump to Pull 9500 Troops From Germany Amid Continuing Tensions

Trump to Pull 9500 Troops From Germany Amid Continuing Tensions

Bastian Giegerich, director of defence and military analysis at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), said that until now "US officials had argued Europeans should not listen to wh...

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Minneapolis Mayor Opposes City Council’s Pledge to Disband Police Force

Minneapolis Mayor Opposes City Council’s Pledge to Disband Police Force

That level of commitment represents a majority that can not be vetoed by the city's mayor. Criticized by activists who say he should have reined in NYPD officers during recent demonstrations, the ...

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China's e-commerce giant JD.com starts stock offering in Hong Kong

China's e-commerce giant JD.com starts stock offering in Hong Kong

E-commerce giant JD.com started on Monday its stock offering in a secondary listing in Hong Kong , the third USA -listed Chinese company to do so following Alibaba and NetEase. The proposed joint sta...

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'US seeks United Kingdom assistance over Prince Andrew testimony'

'US seeks United Kingdom assistance over Prince Andrew testimony'

Britain's Sun newspaper reported earlier on Monday that the DOJ had sent British authorities a mutual legal assistance treaty (MLAT) request, used in criminal investigations to gather material from ...

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Most Americans admitted that protest situation was out of control

Most Americans admitted that protest situation was out of control

Mattis said in a statement last week that Trump was the first president in his lifetime to "not try to unite the American people". Fifty-five percent of the respondents said they would be more lik...

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Coronavirus Canada updates: Ontario performs record-high COVID-19 testing

Coronavirus Canada updates: Ontario performs record-high COVID-19 testing

Those orders include banning people from dining in bars and restaurants, and gathering in groups larger than five. The province's top criteria for further easing its semi-lockdown is a consistent de...

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Global COVID-19 Deaths Top 400000 as Outbreak Grows

Global COVID-19 Deaths Top 400000 as Outbreak Grows

It took 24 days to go from 300 000 to 400 000 deaths. A council of state health secretaries said it would fight the changes by Bolsonaro, who has dismissed the gravity of the coronavirus pandemic an...

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Iran records highest daily infections in second wave

Iran records highest daily infections in second wave

The country's health department said that 59 people have died of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours. Iran totaled 167,156 cases and 8,134 deaths of the coronavirus pandemic since the disease broke out in...

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Pakistan, US hold talks on restarting intra-Afghan peace talks

Pakistan, US hold talks on restarting intra-Afghan peace talks

Pakistan began fencing the border to curb the movement of Taliban fighters three years ago, a move that the Afghan government has rejected as it disputes the position of the border. But violence has s...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation looks for link between 2 ambush killings of officers

Federal Bureau of Investigation looks for link between 2 ambush killings of officers

Both involved shooters in a van. A 38-year-old sergeant with the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's office was shot to death when responding to a report of a suspicious van, after a suspect attacked him an...

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City speaker jumps to death after Taiwan mayor recall vote

City speaker jumps to death after Taiwan mayor recall vote

The Kuomintang (KMT) was badly beaten in January's presidential and parliamentary polls. "Chairman Johnny Chiang of the KMT states firmly that the Party is "opposed to communism and aimed at buildin...

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Czech Republic expels Russian diplomats over allegedly fake poisoning threat

Czech Republic expels Russian diplomats over allegedly fake poisoning threat

The Czech Republic's spy agency has discovered that a diplomat from the Russian Embassy in Prague spread false information about a Russian assassin arriving to allegedly target the Czech capital's may...

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Two Buffalo police officers charged with assault of 75-year-old protester

Two Buffalo police officers charged with assault of 75-year-old protester

As hundreds of thousands march across the country, police in numerous United States cities have faced condemnation for their crackdowns on demonstrations , including punching, kicking, teargassin...

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New Zealand declares itself coronavirus-free after last case

New Zealand declares itself coronavirus-free after last case

The South Pacific nation earlier reported that the last of its coronavirus patients has recovered, making it one of the few countries in the world to have successfully eradicated the pathogen. Des...

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Hizb commander among 5 militants killed in Shopian

Hizb commander among 5 militants killed in Shopian

Five Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists, including a self-styled commander, were killed in a gun battle with security forces in the district " s Reban area on Sunday. Confirming that's DGP Jammu kashmir Dil...

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China reports four new confirmed, two asymptomatic COVID-19 cases in mainland

China reports four new confirmed, two asymptomatic COVID-19 cases in mainland

China has reported six new imported coronavirus infections, including two asymptomatic cases, health officials said on Monday. On Friday, two people were discharged from hospital after recovery, whi...

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Iran says it is ready for more prisoner exchanges with US

Iran says it is ready for more prisoner exchanges with US

The nuclear deal offered Iran economic incentives in return for curbs on its nuclear programme. After US President Donald Trump withdrew his country unilaterally from the Joint Comprehensive Plan ...

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FIR Against Ganga Ram Hospital for 'Violating' COVID-19 Norms

FIR Against Ganga Ram Hospital for 'Violating' COVID-19 Norms

The Chief Minister had also said that medical professionals will be deputed by Delhi government at all hospitals who will update availability of beds for coronavirus patients at an official app. "We...

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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern reveals move to level 1 from midnight

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern reveals move to level 1 from midnight

Jacinda Ardern, the Prime Minister is set to announce removal of all coronavirus-related restrictions in view of this. Now that payment deadlines have been relaxed due to COVID-19, the Moneycontrol ...

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George Floyd's body returns to Houston for final services

George Floyd's body returns to Houston for final services

Simeon Bartee said his family made the decision to walk together in Tuesday's march honoring Houston native George Floyd . Now, footage has emerged of a police officer comforting a young black g...

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China to strengthen global cooperation in COVID-19 vaccine trials

China to strengthen global cooperation in COVID-19 vaccine trials

As Chinese officials pledged to share any future COVID-19 vaccines globally, Republican senator Rick Scott has today claimed that Beijing is trying to hinder USA treatment efforts, warning: "They have...

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COVID-19 pandemic is far from over

COVID-19 pandemic is far from over

The widespread interruption of routine immunisation programs around the world during the coronavirus pandemic is putting 80 million children under 1 year old at risk of contracting deadly, vaccine-p...

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Mayor wants officers fired over death, State to review probe

Mayor wants officers fired over death, State to review probe

CNN has reached out to the spokesman for the Pierce County Sheriff's workplace, the company investigating this matter, however didn't instantly get a reply. It is not clear whether the video recording...

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Minneapolis Schools End Contract With Police

Minneapolis Schools End Contract With Police

Minneapolis Public Schools will stop further negotiations with the Police Department. On Wednesday, Keith Ellison's office upgraded the charges against the officer seen pinning his knee on Floyd'...

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Global COVID-19 cases top 6.8 mln: Johns Hopkins University

Global COVID-19 cases top 6.8 mln: Johns Hopkins University

In Brazil , India, Chile, Colombia and South Africa, cases double every two weeks. "America's causing so many cases". The United States has suffered nearly 110,000 deaths, giving it the highest nu...

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Bolsonaro strips death toll and case totals from Brazil's coronavirus updates

Bolsonaro strips death toll and case totals from Brazil's coronavirus updates

Brazil's Health Ministry is no longer showing a total count of confirmed novel coronavirus cases on its website, as infection numbers surge along with the death toll, Reuters first reported . One bul...

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Former top Republican General Colin Powell endorses Democrat Joe Biden for president

Former top Republican General Colin Powell endorses Democrat Joe Biden for president

President Trump tweeted that Powell, who he called "a real stiff" responsible for getting the USA into "disastrous Middle East wars", announced he will be voting for "another stiff, sleepy Joe Bide...

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Barr accuses media of lying about peaceful protesters outside White House

Barr accuses media of lying about peaceful protesters outside White House

Barr was seen surveying the crowd shortly before law enforcement acted. So it wasn't a peaceful protest. Jonathan Jarvis, National Park Service director under President Barack Obama, said Park Polic...

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PM Imran Khan warns of more challenges ahead

PM Imran Khan warns of more challenges ahead

The prime minister said the spike of the coronavirus could be slowed down if the volunteers succeeded to aware and make the people follow the SOPs. Imran Khan said volunteers were needed to sensitiz...

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'Regrettable': Germany reacts to Trump plan to withdraw United States troops

'Regrettable': Germany reacts to Trump plan to withdraw United States troops

While defense officials had weighed moving some forces from Germany in the past, several USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation officials told CNN that the size and timing of the reduction were un...

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