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Justice Department to probe shooting of Oregon protester

Justice Department to probe shooting of Oregon protester

Attorney for Oregon Billy J. Williams and learned of the investigation. Wyden's office said the senator is leading a delegation letter to the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security demanding a...

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Supporting radio talk show host is fired after racist 'Karen' incident

Supporting radio talk show host is fired after racist 'Karen' incident

It's nearly unbelievable. Dianna Ploss saw the workers who were doing landscaping in downtown Nashua, and she just went nuts, screaming, "It's America". 'Is anyone here illegal?' Ploss she then asks...

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There will be no return to old normal after COVID-19 pandemic

There will be no return to old normal after COVID-19 pandemic

His warning comes as the globe hit yet another grim milestone on Sunday: 230,370 new cases were reported worldwide yesterday, a record breaking increase. But the day before, one of his top Cabinet m...

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Israelis protest against government response to coronavirus

Israelis protest against government response to coronavirus

Berman was among activists invited Friday to meet Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and finance ministry officials in a last-minute government effort to stave off the protest. In a statement, Gantz,...

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Tucker Carlson's Top Writer Resigns After Secret Racist Posts Found Online

Tucker Carlson's Top Writer Resigns After Secret Racist Posts Found Online

This is all especially disturbing as The Tucker Carlson Show has the highest-rated show in the history of cable news and regularly influences President Donald Trump and other extremists with its rac...

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Russia’s COVID-19 Vaccine Successfully Tested

Russia’s COVID-19 Vaccine Successfully Tested

Two Indian vaccine candidates have cleared this stage and have received regulatory approval to move for the next stage - clinical trials - although the World Health Organization document does not li...

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U.S. rejects almost all Chinese claims in South China Sea

U.S. rejects almost all Chinese claims in South China Sea

Previously, U.S. policy had been to insist that maritime disputes between China and its smaller neighbors be resolved peacefully through United Nations -backed arbitration. Why the South China Sea F...

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Michael Gove's £700million plan to beef up border security

Michael Gove's £700million plan to beef up border security

The government unveiled details of new border arrangements and a major public information campaign to remind Britons that Brexit has not gone away, even though it has been knocked out of the headlin...

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German police in 'Rambo'-style Black Forest manhunt

German police in 'Rambo'-style Black Forest manhunt

About 100 officers were combing the forest near the south-western town of Oppenau on the second day of the manhunt on Monday. Police officers stay outside a wooded area on a road near Oppenau, Germa...

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Betsy DeVos says CDC school guidelines for coronavirus ‘meant to be flexible’

Betsy DeVos says CDC school guidelines for coronavirus ‘meant to be flexible’

DeVos , in two television interviews on Sunday, insisted on the need for schools to reopen, even as several states were registering record numbers of coronavirus cases and hospitals in many cities w...

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Here’s what to expect from Tuesday’s weather forecast

Here’s what to expect from Tuesday’s weather forecast

A little after 12 p.m., the Boston-area weather service said that showers were popping up in southern New England, and tweeted a map showing rain hitting parts of eastern MA and northeastern Rhode Isl...

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Hong Kong reimposes social distancing as virus cases spike

Hong Kong reimposes social distancing as virus cases spike

Hong Kong reimposed social distancing measures on Monday to combat a sudden spike in coronavirus infections, banning more than four people from gathering in public and requiring passengers to wear fac...

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Taliban attack on Afghan government compound kills 10, wounds dozens

Taliban attack on Afghan government compound kills 10, wounds dozens

Earlier, a provincial hospital chief, Abdul Khalil Musadiq, said at least 43 wounded "mostly civilians, including children" were taken to hospitals in the area. At least two Taliban attackers were kil...

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United Kingdom official suggests masks won't be required in shops

United Kingdom official suggests masks won't be required in shops

He added: " Face coverings are an extra insurance we can all use to stop it coming back, and stop it getting out of control again". On Friday, Johnson was seen wearing a face mask for the first tim...

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USA hardens stance against China's South China Sea resource claims

China has accused the US of flexing its military muscles by conducting joint exercises with two USA aircraft carrier groups in the strategic waterway. Last week, China angrily complained about the USA...

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Pope Francis 'very distressed' over Hagia Sophia

Pope Francis 'very distressed' over Hagia Sophia

The minister noted that Ankara's decision on Hagia Sophia was another provocative action against Greece and other countries in the region, and the fact that Turkey did not show any spirit of coopera...

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Iran releases report into shooting down of Ukrainian passenger jet

Iran releases report into shooting down of Ukrainian passenger jet

A report released Saturday by Iran's Civil Aviation Organization comes months after Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 was shot down shortly after take off early January 8, killing all 176 ...

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USA presses again for full school reopening, despite risks

USA presses again for full school reopening, despite risks

DeVos pointed to children being a low-risk demographic and said: "There is nothing in the data that would suggest that it is unsafe to them and it's more for a matter of their health and well-bei...

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Hong Kong Casts Symbolic Protest Vote

Hong Kong Casts Symbolic Protest Vote

The new law punishes secession, subversion, terrorism and collusion with foreign forces with up to life in prison and allows mainland Chinese security agents to operate officially in Hong Kong for the...

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Over 610,000 vote in HK pro-democracy primaries

Over 610,000 vote in HK pro-democracy primaries

This would be a really hard undertaking at the most effective of instances, and the federal government has previously hinted that it may bar probably dozens of candidates from all those elections bene...

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President Trump visits Military Medical Center wearing a mask

President Trump visits Military Medical Center wearing a mask

Trump has criticized others who have worn masks publically, including Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden. Woe behold, the story is different today. Especially as the cases spiral in the co...

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FDOH reports over 15K new COVID-19 cases on Sunday

FDOH reports over 15K new COVID-19 cases on Sunday

Throughout May and into June, Florida reopened much of its economy with some restrictions. Florida isn't the only USA state to see a rise in coronavirus cases in recent weeks, with infections ri...

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Turkey turns Hagia Sophia back into a mosque

Turkey turns Hagia Sophia back into a mosque

Transforming it from a mosque was a key reform under the new republic born out of the ashes of the Ottoman Empire. Earlier in the day, the Turkish Council of State cancelled the Turkish government's...

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Ghislaine Maxwell denies having introduced Prince Andrew to Jeffrey Epstein

Ghislaine Maxwell denies having introduced Prince Andrew to Jeffrey Epstein

Authorities have said that Epstein, a convicted sex offender, and Maxwell had a "personal and professional" relationship, in addition to an "intimate relationship" between about 1994 and 1997. Her law...

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Florida records 12,000 new COVID-19 cases, a day after shattering records

Florida records 12,000 new COVID-19 cases, a day after shattering records

Trump trails his presumptive Democratic opponent, Joe Biden, in opinion polls both nationwide and in swing states that decide elections. Florida along with Arizona, California and Texas have emerged...

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Almost 50 hospitals in US Florida hit ICU capacity

Almost 50 hospitals in US Florida hit ICU capacity

The are 17,167 Floridians in hospital being treated for the highly contagious virus, the state's Department of Health unveiled on Thursday afternoon. USA hospitals are running out of ICU beds as hea...

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South Africa: Zindzi Mandela, umukobwa wa Nelson Mandela, yapfuye

South Africa: Zindzi Mandela, umukobwa wa Nelson Mandela, yapfuye

Details of her death were still sketchy at the time of publishing. She was ambassador to Denmark at the time of her death. The daughter of South African anti-apartheid leaders Nelson and Winnie Ma...

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NYC reports first day in months without single coronavirus death

California health officials earlier in the week confirmed 11,694 cases of the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus-the previous record-last week, while NY recorded 11,571 cases on April 15. A swathe of...

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New Zealand mosque shooter, Brenton Tarrant, to represent himself at sentencing

New Zealand mosque shooter, Brenton Tarrant, to represent himself at sentencing

The man who has admitting killing 51 worshippers in a mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch on March 15, 2019 has dismissed his legal team and will represent himself at a sentencing hearing nex...

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House panel junks ABS-CBN's bid for a 25-year franchise

House panel junks ABS-CBN's bid for a 25-year franchise

While ABS-CBN can appeal the decision, critics condemned the closure of the network as a blow to press freedom. "Not only have more than 11,000 people been stripped of their jobs, millions of Filipi...

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Man cuts through fence to escape COVID-19 quarantine and buy alcohol

Man cuts through fence to escape COVID-19 quarantine and buy alcohol

She has been in managed isolation at the Christchurch Commodore Airport Hotel, and is now in quarantine. At the third property the individual apparently spoke to a couple'. 'The only thing we are aski...

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Florida Set a One-Week Record of almost 500 Confirmed Coronavirus Deaths

Florida Set a One-Week Record of almost 500 Confirmed Coronavirus Deaths

Sunday's numbers were the third straight day of more than 800 positive tests, as Virginia's number of cases have started to trend back upward, according to data from the Virginia Department of Health...

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Iran claims misalignment of radar system caused downing of Ukrainian plane

Iran claims misalignment of radar system caused downing of Ukrainian plane

The shootdown happened at Tehran's main airport the same night Iran launched a ballistic-missile attack targeting USA soldiers in Iraq, its response to the American drone strike that killed Guard...

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President Ramaphosa addresses the nation on coronavirus pandemic

President Ramaphosa addresses the nation on coronavirus pandemic

Help protect your loved ones by sharing this official South African government COVID-19 service with your family, friends and community. Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize announced that there were...

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Malaysia to conduct inquest into death of Nóra Quoirin

Malaysia to conduct inquest into death of Nóra Quoirin

An inquest is to be opened into the death of a London teenager whose body was found in the jungle after she disappeared from a resort. Sankara Nair, a lawyer for Nora's parents Meabh and Sebastien...

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