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Poland holds a momentous, tight presidential runoff

Poland holds a momentous, tight presidential runoff

The ruling Law and Justice party is backing the reelection bid of incumbent conservative President Andrzej Duda, against the liberal Warsaw Mayor Rafal Trzaskowski. The head of Poland's influential Ro...

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Facebook mulls ban on political ads ahead of U.S

Facebook mulls ban on political ads ahead of U.S

Hundreds of advertisers are now boycotting Facebook's marketing products as part of a protest against its policies. Bloomberg News earlier reported the potential change in policy. In particular,...

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Melbourne in lockdown: Australia cuts citizen returns as virus surge worsens

Melbourne in lockdown: Australia cuts citizen returns as virus surge worsens

Since March, Australia has allowed only citizens and permanent residents to enter the country with some 357,000 having returned to date. These comments come as the no. Morrison said the decision was...

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Florida reports 15,000 new virus cases in a day, a US record

Florida reports 15,000 new virus cases in a day, a US record

The jump in figures comes as Walt Disney World in Orlando reopened on Saturday, and an anti-mask protest was held in Windermere, Orange County, Florida . Florida has been criticised for reopenin...

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11 injured in fire aboard ship at California naval base

11 injured in fire aboard ship at California naval base

Jackson estimated about 200 sailors and officers were on board, far fewer than if the ship was on active duty. It is unclear what sparked the fire. The fire is now being turned over the Navy and...

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Severe thunderstorm watch issued for south Sask

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for south Sask

July 11 until 8 p.m. July 11, according to the National Weather Service. "Conditions are favourable for the development of risky thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts, dam...

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Anthony Fauci Says He Hasn't Briefed Trump on COVID In Months

Anthony Fauci Says He Hasn't Briefed Trump on COVID In Months

During an appearance at the White House on Independence Day, the president said that "99 percent" or coronavirus cases are "harmless". Fauci has turned to social media, as well as, podcasts to k...

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Shooting in Burlington neighbourhood leaves one man dead and two men injured

Shooting in Burlington neighbourhood leaves one man dead and two men injured

At around 1:10 p.m., Halton Regional Police responded to a shooting at 484 Plains Road East. Another vehicle spotted at the crime scene, a black GMC Denali, matched the license plate of a black GM...

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Betsy DeVos: Schools that don't reopen shouldn't get federal funds

Betsy DeVos: Schools that don't reopen shouldn't get federal funds

Toward the end of the showdown, Bash switched gears to ask DeVos about how she and Trump both suggested that federal funds would be withheld from schools that don't open up. The top USA education ...

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World Council of Churches expresses dismay over Hagia Sophia

World Council of Churches expresses dismay over Hagia Sophia

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias said in an interview with the Skai TV channel that it would be unsafe to look at the issue of Hagia Sophia's conversion from a museum into a mosque from the pers...

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Man dies after attending Covid-19 party

Man dies after attending Covid-19 party

The new coronavirus continues to cut its record-setting swath through Texas as state officials reported a record 10,351 new cases for the day Saturday. The victims who died from the virus include a ...

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Russia, China veto Syria aid via Turkey for second time this week

Russia, China veto Syria aid via Turkey for second time this week

U.N. officials and humanitarian groups argued unsuccessfully - along with the vast majority of the U.N. Security Council - that the two crossing points in operation until their mandate expired Friday ...

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Detroit police shoot and kill man they say fired on officers

Detroit police shoot and kill man they say fired on officers

Authorities released body cam footage shortly after Friday's fatal shooting, which prompted demonstrations against the police. Scorpio said protest organizers were being targeted and detained by pol...

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McAllen Police Officers Ambushed, Killed

McAllen Police Officers Ambushed, Killed

According to Police Chief Victor Rodriguez, the two officers arrived to the home at around 3.30pm and were immediately gunned down upon trying to enter, KURV reports. Lopez, said he was working in ...

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Dozens of US Marines in Japan’s Okinawa get coronavirus

Dozens of US Marines in Japan’s Okinawa get coronavirus

Marines at two bases on the southern island of Okinawa were infected with the coronavirus . The disclosure of the exact figures came only after Okinawa's repeated requests to the us military . Th...

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Srebrenica genocide: 25 years on, denial still prevails

Srebrenica genocide: 25 years on, denial still prevails

In 1995, at least 8,000 mostly Muslim men and boys were chased through woods in and around Srebrenica by Serb troops in what is considered the worst carnage of civilians in Europe since World War ...

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Sydney Pub COVID-19 Cluster Now Five

Sydney Pub COVID-19 Cluster Now Five

About 400 people were tested at the pop-up clinic on Saturday. Major hospitals in the area in Liverpool, Campbelltown and Fairfield have also extended the opening hours of their testing clinics. Mr ...

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Fauci says current U.S. coronavirus state is 'serious situation'

Fauci says current U.S. coronavirus state is 'serious situation'

As for why we're still climbing in numbers, Fauci said that it may fall on the cities and states that have reopened far too fast. "But at the local level, if governors and others essentially mandate t...

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Justice Department Plans to Appeal Ruling Halting Execution

Justice Department Plans to Appeal Ruling Halting Execution

The relatives would be traveling thousands of miles and witnessing the execution in a small room where the social distancing recommended to prevent the virus' spread is virtually impossible. As of Fri...

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Coronavirus: Patient in their 30s dies after attending 'Covid party'

He thought he was young and he was invincible and wouldn't get affected by the disease'. Appleby made this case public as the spike in cases for Bexar County continues. She pointed out that numerous...

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Tucker Carlson writer resigns after racist posts revealed

Tucker Carlson writer resigns after racist posts revealed

A Fox News spokesperson confirmed to TheWrap on Friday that Neff had resigned but did not elaborate on the reason why. CNN reported Friday that writer Blake Neff used a pseudonym to write bigoted ...

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Protectionism Would Harm Indian Consumers, Businesses: Chinese Envoy on Rebuilding Ties

Protectionism Would Harm Indian Consumers, Businesses: Chinese Envoy on Rebuilding Ties

In his video, he said that there was an incident on June 15th on the India-China border causing casualties, which neither China nor India would like to see. "The two sides expressed that they will...

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Singapore's ruling party wins with certain setback

Singapore's ruling party wins with certain setback

His party was among a host of opposition groups taking on the PAP, although it did not win any seats. Several key PAP leaders also lost, including two former ministers. "Today's results are positive, ...

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Kazakhstan rejects China’s claims of ‘unknown pneumonia’ deadlier than COVID-19

Kazakhstan rejects China’s claims of ‘unknown pneumonia’ deadlier than COVID-19

Currently, the disease killed 1,772 people, some of whom were Chinese citizens as confirmed by the embassy, with 628 deaths recorded in June alone. "The mortality from this disease is much higher than...

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Tropical storm Fay set to hit New Jersey and NY

Tropical storm Fay set to hit New Jersey and NY

Following heavy rain and risky winds Friday as Tropical Storm Fay passed through Staten Island , more precipitation and possible thunderstorms are expected to arrive Saturday afternoon and into the ...

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Riot Police Break Up Anti-Government Protests In Belgrade

Riot Police Break Up Anti-Government Protests In Belgrade

Vucic initially announced a weekend curfew to curb the spread of the virus, but later scaled it back to a ban on gatherings of more than 10 people. Though coronavirus-era guidelines were relaxed a...

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Widow condemns

Widow condemns "barbaric" death of driver beaten over masks

Philippe Monguillot, 59, was left brain-dead after the attack last Sunday in the town of Bayonne and died on Friday after his family switched off his life-support system, daughter Marie said. Two of t...

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Man with Covid-19 who escaped isolation to be charged

Man with Covid-19 who escaped isolation to be charged

Newshub's Patrick Gower, who was forced to self-isolate after visiting the same Auckland Countdown as the man who escaped from a Covid-19 isolation facility on Tuesday night , says the Government sh...

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Texas Hospital Says 30-Year-Old Man Died After Attending

Texas Hospital Says 30-Year-Old Man Died After Attending "COVID Party"

The person in question is thought to have believed the virus that has killed thousands worldwide isn't real. "I thought this was a hoax, but it's not". Appleby reported she shared the tale not to scar...

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Teen dies in NSW shark attack

Teen dies in NSW shark attack

Several other surfers took the boy to shore, where he was treated for severe leg injuries but he died at the scene, they said. Police initially said the victim was 17, but later corrected his age to...

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Ghislaine Maxwell has secret sex tapes as insurance: Friend

Ghislaine Maxwell has secret sex tapes as insurance: Friend

Maxwell's attorneys said they'll "confer further with the Government tomorrow regarding a proposed briefing schedule and anticipate providing a joint proposed briefing schedule for the Court's conside...

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#Goyaway: Calls to Boycott Goya Foods After the Hispanic Owner Praises Trump

#Goyaway: Calls to Boycott Goya Foods After the Hispanic Owner Praises Trump

Unanue is a third-generation Spanish-American, who became the Goya Food's CEO since 2004. Goya Foods was founded by Prudencio Unanue Ortiz, grandfather of Rober Unanue, a Spanish immigrant who m...

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Rifle Seized from St. Louis Couple Who Defended Home with Guns

Rifle Seized from St. Louis Couple Who Defended Home with Guns

When a mob of people stormed through the McCloskey's neighborhood early last week, in what the media described as a protest en route to the home of St. " Mark McCloskey clarified in a deposition much...

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Coronavirus records in Florida, Texas and California erode hopes of economic revival

Coronavirus records in Florida, Texas and California erode hopes of economic revival

Romania and Iraq recorded their highest daily totals yet. Thursday's total eclipses the previous high of new United States cases reached on July 7, when 60,021 new coronavirus cases were reported ...

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5 dead in hostage situation at South Africa church; 40 arrested

5 dead in hostage situation at South Africa church; 40 arrested

Police have confirmed that five people have died, but it is unclear if the deceased were among the assailants or the hostages. Six other people were also injured in the attack. "The scene is still a...

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