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CDC extends No Sail Order for cruise ships through September

CDC extends No Sail Order for cruise ships through September

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention once again extended its "no sail order" to stop the spread of COVID-19 on cruise ships. "On July 16, 2020, CDC extended the No Sail Order and Suspension...

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IOC remains 'fully committed' to staging Olympics in 2021

IOC remains 'fully committed' to staging Olympics in 2021

Bach and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have both warned that it would be hard to postpone the Games beyond 2021, raising the nightmare scenario of the first Olympics to be cancelled in peace time...

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NSW pub patrons cleared of virus in Qld

NSW pub patrons cleared of virus in Qld

But NSW ministers were unimpressed, especially as the plan would have seen the Tweed Hospital effectively moved into Queensland . The state border should be moved 7km south, Mayor Tom Tate says. "P...

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Shamima Begum wins right to enter United Kingdom for citizenship appeal

Shamima Begum wins right to enter United Kingdom for citizenship appeal

She claimed the decision was unlawful because it rendered her stateless and exposed her to a real risk of death or inhuman and degrading treatment. Mr Javid, who revoked her citizenship on the gro...

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Blow for Chris Grayling as he fails to land intelligence role

Blow for Chris Grayling as he fails to land intelligence role

The Intelligence and Security Committee has agreed it will publish its report following months of delay. LBC's Political Editor Theo Usherwood revealed on air that the newly formed Intelligence and ...

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New York Times says moving some Hong Kong staff over security law

New York Times says moving some Hong Kong staff over security law

Some of Times employees in Hong Kong have already faced challenges securing work permits, hurdles that are common in China but were much rare in Hong Kong, the paper added. "Hong Kong has been a l...

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Britain: 'Almost Certain' Russia Tried to Meddle in 2019 Elections

Britain: 'Almost Certain' Russia Tried to Meddle in 2019 Elections

Leaked documents on US-UK trade talks deployed by Jeremy Corbyn during the election were "almost certainly" spread by " Russian actors ", the government said today. . The documents were obtained ear...

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Court clears way for federal execution of man with dementia

Court clears way for federal execution of man with dementia

District Court judge, Tanya Chutkan, who has played a thorn in the side of the Trump administration since it began its efforts to restart the federal death penalty a year ago. His last words were: "Th...

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Ghislaine Maxwell pleads not guilty to federal sex trafficking charges

Ghislaine Maxwell pleads not guilty to federal sex trafficking charges

Here are some of the most shocking. Maxwell argued that the risk of coronavirus alone is reason enough for her to be granted bail. Prosecutors are requesting that Maxwell, who is being housed at a...

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Walmart will require all customers to wear masks

Walmart will require all customers to wear masks

Starting next week all customers will be required to wear a mask or some sort of face covering while inside any Publix store. Over 5,000 or roughly 65% of stores and clubs nationwide are in areas wh...

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Palestinians 'Arrested for Backing Annexation' on Israeli TV

Palestinians 'Arrested for Backing Annexation' on Israeli TV

Another said he "chose Israel". A report, published by a PLO bureau, suggested that Israeli settlers are working to create new settlements under the protection of the Israeli army. According to King...

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Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley Pushes for Civil Rights Investigation in McCloskey Case

Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley Pushes for Civil Rights Investigation in McCloskey Case

In an interview Tuesday with Townhall Media, Trump defended the couple, saying "they were going to be beat up badly, if they were lucky" and that their house was going to be ransacked and probably bur...

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Cuomo: No Booze Unless Food Ordered At New York Restaurants, Bars

Cuomo: No Booze Unless Food Ordered At New York Restaurants, Bars

Bars and restaurants are the primary area where there have been problems with compliance with coronavirus regulations in the state, Cuomo said. "Egregious violations" will result in an "immediate lo...

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Tokyo sees another virus record as clusters pop up across Japan

Tokyo sees another virus record as clusters pop up across Japan

A multi-billion dollar Japanese campaign to boost domestic tourism faced scrutiny on Thursday with the economy minister due to meet experts as critics anxious that encouraging people to travel out...

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Kanye West drops out of presidential race after 10 days

Steve Kramer , who was hired by Kanye to focus on getting his name on the ballot in Flordia and SC said: "I'll let you know what I know once I get all our stuff cancelled". "Independent presidential c...

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Taliban kill 11 in Attack on Afghan intelligence Chemical

Taliban kill 11 in Attack on Afghan intelligence Chemical

In a string of terrorizing attacks in three northern provinces, more than 50 lives were lost and many more hurt physically and emotionally in a single day on Monday. In another statement, the group's ...

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Coronavirus: Georgia governor bans local mask-wearing orders

Coronavirus: Georgia governor bans local mask-wearing orders

The order was set to expire at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday. On Wednesday, he voided orders for at least 15 local governments that had adopted mask requirements. "Masks will continue to be available!" Ivey ...

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Trump plans further challenges to Manhattan prosecutor's subpoena for financial records

Trump plans further challenges to Manhattan prosecutor's subpoena for financial records

Lawyers representing President Donald Trump and the Trump Organization told a judge from the US District Court in Manhattan Wednesday that they would present additional legal challenges to District ...

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Bari Weiss Slams New York Times in Resignation Letter

Bari Weiss Slams New York Times in Resignation Letter

In her Tuesday resignation letter - which was sent to Times publisher A.G. Sulzberger on her personal website - Weiss described a "hostile work environment" where she experienced " unlawful ...

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Russia Claims Successful Trials of COVID Vaccine. What's The Truth?

Russia Claims Successful Trials of COVID Vaccine. What's The Truth?

Experts are working day and night to do these experiments and it is their moral duty to develop vaccines as fast as possible as more than half a million people have succumbed to COVID-19 across the wo...

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Ontario adds 102 new cases of COVID-19

Ontario adds 102 new cases of COVID-19

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath said the new funding formula change is another empty promise even as the serious long-term care bed shortage drags on. Ford says his government "inherited a broken system" ...

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Oklahoma's Governor Says He Has Tested Positive for COVID-19

Oklahoma's Governor Says He Has Tested Positive for COVID-19

Stitt, a Republican, said at a press conference that he was tested on Tuesday and that he feels "fine", other than being a "little bit achy". Governor Kevin Stitt said he believes he is the first US...

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Fall in fertility rates could see some countries' populations halve, says report

Fall in fertility rates could see some countries' populations halve, says report

But as fertility declines, researchers note that immigration could offset population shrinkage, particularly in countries with low fertility, such as the US, Australia and Canada. However, were it to ...

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Egypt pipeline fire injures at least 12 - health ministry

Egypt pipeline fire injures at least 12 - health ministry

Firefighters battled to contain the towering pillars of fire, which burned several cars. Video footage of the blaze shows thick black smoke rising from the flames and filling the sky. Official sou...

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Secy. Pompeo: Action is warranted against China

Secy. Pompeo: Action is warranted against China

India last month banned 59 Chinese apps, including TikTok and UC Browser, saying they were prejudicial to the sovereignty, integrity and security of the country. He said: "America stands with our Sout...

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Ethiopia begins filling Grand Renaissance dam on Blue Nile

Ethiopia begins filling Grand Renaissance dam on Blue Nile

The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) has been a source of tension in the Nile River basin ever since Ethiopia broke ground on it in 2011, with downstream countries Egypt and Sudan anxious it...

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As Coronavirus Cases Surge In Florida, Can Schools Safely Reopen?

As Coronavirus Cases Surge In Florida, Can Schools Safely Reopen?

At the meeting with the governor, Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber criticized the state for telling school districts they must hold classes in person. He said, "I think it will tell people you have to do ...

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Sheriff's office releases bodycam video of stabbing suspect charging deputy

Sheriff's office releases bodycam video of stabbing suspect charging deputy

The man was reportedly refusing to wear a mask . When a sheriff's deputy spotted his vehicle around a half hour later, at 7:13 a.m., the deputy attempted a traffic stop. MSP said the deputy was...

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New Body Cam Footage Reportedly Reveals Last Words — George Floyd Case

New Body Cam Footage Reportedly Reveals Last Words — George Floyd Case

Crump said in a statement that accompanied the complaint: "The City of Minneapolis has a history of policies, procedures and deliberate indifference that violates the rights of arrestees, particularly...

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Video that shows officer with knee on man's neck sparks fury

Video that shows officer with knee on man's neck sparks fury

The Allentown Police Department on Monday released almost nine minutes of surveillance footage showing officers subduing a man outside a local hospital Saturday evening. The man does not appear to b...

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Priti Patel signs pact with France to stop trafficking

Priti Patel signs pact with France to stop trafficking

In 2019, 2,758 migrants were rescued by the French and British authorities while trying to make the crossing - four times more than in 2018, according to French officials. The Home Secretary and M Dar...

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Trump Roger Stone pardon erased fines along with jail time

Trump Roger Stone pardon erased fines along with jail time

I hope the president and all state governors are looking for opportunities to do it again and again. In recent months, Barr has pushed to lighten Stone's now-commuted sentence and is attempting to d...

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Trump weighs in on key Senate runoff in Alabama

Trump weighs in on key Senate runoff in Alabama

Trump asserted, and still laments, that Sessions should have not recused himself and should have testified on his behalf. Trump has repeatedly criticized Sessions's decision to recuse himself from th...

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Apple's Cook, IBM's Rometty, Ivanka Trump to tout job training

Apple's Cook, IBM's Rometty, Ivanka Trump to tout job training

Trump's current White House portfolio ranges vastly from childcare and family tax credit, to workforce development, human trafficking, and women's global economic empowerment. A spokeswoman for the W...

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Fauci calls White House effort to discredit him 'bizarre,' a mistake

Fauci calls White House effort to discredit him 'bizarre,' a mistake

On Tuesday, Biden aired his first campaign ad in Texas, a state that has not voted for a Democratic presidential nominee since 1976 but where polls now put him in a dead heat with Trump. Brett Giroir,...

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