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UN chief calls for peaceful demonstrations amid international New! 2020-06-01 16:18:44The leader of the United Nations is calling for American protesters participating in demonstrations over the killing of George Floyd to do so peaceful

Edward Gallagher, Navy SEAL pardoned by Trump, sues New! 2020-06-01 16:17:59A retired Navy SEAL whose rank and qualification pin were restored by order of President Trump accused military officials of leaking confidential cour

White House confirms Trump spoke with Putin, as New! 2020-06-01 14:55:00The White House confirmed Monday that President Trump spoke to Vladimir Putin as he pushes to add Russia and three other nations to the Group of Seven

Congo reports new Ebola outbreak New! 2020-06-01 14:14:15The Democratic Republic of Congo has detected a new Ebola outbreak in its northwest Équateur province, adding to global health woes. Lab tests

Kremlin: Trump tells Putin about idea for summit New! 2020-06-01 13:51:17MOSCOW (AP) - U.S. President Donald Trump called Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday to tell him about his proposal to convene an international su

Jianjun Qiao, former Chinese official, extradited to U.S. New! 2020-06-01 13:43:18A former Chinese official, who later became one of the country's most wanted fugitives, will be extradited to the United States to face money launder

U.S. State Dept. to restrict visas for Chinese New! 2020-06-01 13:31:41The State Department on Monday announced it will restrict visas for Chinese students and researchers who are working in the U.S. and are linked to the

Moon Jae-in says he is open to joining New! 2020-06-01 12:40:15South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday said he would be open to participating in the Group of Seven nations summit after President Trump suggest

Trudeau says Russia won't be included in the New! 2020-06-01 12:37:49TORONTO (AP) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Monday that Russia will not be included in the Group of 7 nations, disagreeing with U.S. Pr

Justin Trudeau, Canadian PM, says Russia should not New! 2020-06-01 12:29:58Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Monday that Russia should not rejoin the Group of Seven nations summit after President Trump suggested its

Greece calls Turkey's oil-and-gas plan a 'provocation' New! 2020-06-01 11:54:50ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece said Monday that it is determined to oppose plans by Turkey to expand oil-and-gas exploration in the Mediterranean Sea, i

Shinzo Abe, Japanese prime minister, sees lowest approval New! 2020-06-01 11:40:00The public approval rating of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe fell over the weekend to its lowest point in roughly two years. The latest polling by

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Tropical storm Amanda kills at least 17 in New! 2020-06-01 14:54:26Rains from tropical storm Amanda left at least 17 dead and seven missing while causing extensive damage across El Salvador and Guatemala, pushing thou

'Mark is wrong': Facebook employees stage walkout in New! 2020-06-01 13:06:37Some Facebook employees critical of chief executive Mark Zuckerberg's decision not to act on President Donald Trump's inflammatory comments about U.

2 dead after shooting at North Dakota air New! 2020-06-01 12:00:17A shooting early Monday has killed two airmen at the Grand Forks Air Force Base in North Dakota, the U.S. military says.

Putin sets July 1 for vote to extend New! 2020-06-01 11:19:21Russian President Vladimir Putin says a nationwide vote on constitutional amendments that could allow him to further extend his rule will be held on J

Canada, Britain not interested in Russia attending G7 New! 2020-06-01 11:17:50Britain's government would not support readmitting Russia as a member of the G7, but it is up to the host country of any summit to decide which leade

First SpaceX astronauts had 'smooth' ride to the New! 2020-06-01 11:02:24NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley made history as they successfully arrived on the ISS Sunday, becoming the first to do so on a commercial s

NYC mayor proud of daughter, who was among New! 2020-06-01 09:19:25Hundreds of people were arrested in New York City protests during the weekend over the death of George Floyd, including Mayor Bill de Blasio's daught

Coronavirus: What's happening around the world on Monday New! 2020-06-01 08:48:54Britain has begun cautiously easing lockdown restrictions despite warnings from some health officials that the risk of spreading COVID-19 is still too

Scientists find oldest fossil of a land animal New! 2020-06-01 08:40:43A fossilized millipede-like creature discovered in Scotland may represent the oldest-known land animal, a humble pioneer of terrestrial living 425 mil

Hong Kong police block vigil to mark Tiananmen New! 2020-06-01 08:30:33Hong Kong police rejected an application Monday for an annual candlelight vigil marking the anniversary this week of the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdo

George Floyd's brother calls for peaceful protests across New! 2020-06-01 07:06:40George Floyd's brother pleaded for peace in the streets Monday, saying violence is "not going to bring my brother back at all."

Christo, creator of ambitious public art projects, dead 2020-05-31 23:07:20The Bulgarian-born artist Christo has died. He and his wife were known for their attention-grabbing but ephemeral public art projects, which involved

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'They came toward us firing pepper spray and New! 2020-06-01 22:36:08I've been covering conflict both nationally and internationally for many years, so I know the dangers involved. But I wasn't expecting them to attac

Scientists to choirs: Group singing can spread the New! 2020-06-01 20:28:27Scientists studying tiny exhaled particles that could transmit the coronavirus say a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention decision to drop warni

Battered cities face more protests as racial justice New! 2020-06-01 19:40:23A week after George Floyd's death, wrenching scenes still play out on streets of US cities

George Floyd's brother tells the nation to stop New! 2020-06-01 18:25:29George Floyd's younger brother, Terrence Floyd, traveled from New York City to Minneapolis to visit a memorial at the site where Floyd was fatally re

Independent autopsy of George Floyd contradicts official report New! 2020-06-01 15:51:47An autopsy commissioned for George Floyd's family found that he died of asphyxiation, the family's attorneys said Monday.

Trump calls for 'law and order,' threatens to New! 2020-06-01 13:15:28President Trump after 48 hours of public silence, threatens to deploy troops to major cities to quell civil unrest. Democrats express outrage.

George Floyd died a week ago, rocking Minneapolis 2020-05-31 22:46:42A week after George Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police, the mayor — and his city — are still adrift.

George Floyd and the special hell reserved for 2020-05-31 02:06:39The George Floyd killing has pushed black journalists to their emotional limits: 'I walked six miles today trying to beat back the sorrow and depress

Times reporter recounts being hit with tear gas 2020-05-31 01:42:20Minneapolis police backed an L.A. Times reporter and photographer against a wall and fired tear gas and rubber bullets at point blank range

In Minneapolis, center stage for a nation's turmoil 2020-05-30 23:04:49Many take to the Minneapolis streets again to protest the death of George Floyd, defying a curfew. 'They dropped the ball,' one says of local leader

Amid chaos, some black activists say the message 2020-05-30 22:24:05As violence intensified in cities across the nation, some in the movement worry that their protest movement has been hijacked.

New era of spaceflight dawns as SpaceX sends 2020-05-30 15:37:57Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are the first U.S. astronauts to launch to orbit from U.S. soil in nine years -- and the first ever in a spacec

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Hong Kong leader calls out 'double standards' on New! 2020-06-02 00:01:48Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam accused foreign governments of "double standards" in their reaction to Beijing's plans to impose national security laws

China says sticking to climate pledges despite coronavirus New! 2020-06-01 23:59:05China will fully implement its commitment to nationally determined contributions (NDCs) on climate change despite the coronavirus outbreak, the countr

U.S. Marines undergo quarantine after landing in northern New! 2020-06-01 23:54:09Around 200 U.S. Marines arrived in the northern Australian city of Darwin on Tuesday for an annual military training exercise, but will first undergo

North Korea to open schools amid signs of New! 2020-06-01 23:43:34North Korea will open schools this month after delays over concern about the novel coronavirus, state media has reported, the latest sign of opening u

Singapore rushes to build housing for 60,000 migrant New! 2020-06-01 23:20:18The Singapore government is racing to create additional housing for about 60,000 migrant workers by the end of this year, as it seeks to reduce the de

Australia's most populous state eases virus restrictions on New! 2020-06-01 23:19:34Australia's most populous state will open up some sports facilities from the middle of June, officials said on Tuesday, after nearly a week with no n

South Korea mandates QR codes to log customers New! 2020-06-01 22:04:16South Korea is testing a new quick response (QR) code system this week to log visitors at high-risk entertainment facilities, restaurants and churches

Venezuela's Maduro says he will visit Iran soon, New! 2020-06-01 21:46:55Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday said he would visit Iran shortly to sign cooperation agreements in energy and other sectors, after Iran

New Zealand's Ardern says she is 'horrified' by New! 2020-06-01 21:44:36Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Tuesday that she was "horrified" by George Floyd's death, and welcomed peaceful protests in New Zealand in so

Mexico's coronavirus death toll surpasses 10,000 New! 2020-06-01 20:30:21Mexico's death toll from the novel coronavirus on Monday surpassed 10,000 after the health ministry reported an additional 237 deaths in the country.

U.N. chief urges peaceful U.S. protests, calls on New! 2020-06-01 20:22:55United Nations chief Antonio Guterres urges Americans protesting racial inequities and excessive police force to do so peacefully and calls on U.S. le

Former Mexican bishop shot in neck after getting New! 2020-06-01 20:19:34A former prominent Roman Catholic bishop on Monday said he was shot in the neck as he was traveling by car through his home state at the weekend.

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Hong Kong leader accuses US of 'double standards' New! 2020-06-01 23:40:17Hong Kong's leader accused the United States on Tuesday of applying "double standards" in its response to violent protests as she warned Washington

African refugees in Minneapolis join protestors in their New! 2020-06-01 22:18:23African refugees living in Minneapolis were already struggling with their "American dream" when George Floyd died in police

Trump threatens to send US military into cities New! 2020-06-01 19:28:04President Donald Trump said on Monday he was deploying thousands of heavily armed soldiers and law enforcement to stop violence in the U.S. capital an

Independent autopsy finds George Floyd died of asphyxiation New! 2020-06-01 16:37:05An autopsy commissioned for George Floyd’s family found that he died of asphyxiation due to neck and back compression when a Minneapolis police

Covid-19: France reports slight drop in hospitalisations on New! 2020-06-01 14:36:46France’s health ministry said on Monday that people should continue applying protective measures against the new coronavirus outbreak even as th

Once a radical idea, universal basic income is New! 2020-06-01 13:32:10As the Covid-19 pandemic sinks economies around the world and leads to record rates of unemployment, some politicians and ana

Facebook staff attack Zuckerberg over company stance not New! 2020-06-01 13:13:30Facebook employees critical of CEO Mark Zuckerberg's decision not to act on President Donald Trump's inflammatory comments about U.S. protests went

Jihadists launch deadly attack on Niger refugee camp, New! 2020-06-01 12:21:08Jihadists carried out a coordinated attack on a camp housing thousands of Malian refugees in western Niger, killing three civilians, abducting a guard

One week after George Floyd's death, the US New! 2020-06-01 11:06:59A week after the death of George Floyd at the hands of police and following six straight days of unrest, America began a new week on Monday with

DR Congo declares new Ebola outbreak New! 2020-06-01 10:27:40Democratic Republic of Congo declared a new Ebola epidemic on Monday in the western city of Mbandaka, more than 1,000 km (620 miles) away from an ongo

How Venezuela is managing the flood of expats New! 2020-06-01 09:25:51Tens of thousands of Venezuelans who were living and working in other countries in Latin America, including Colombia, Peru and Ecuador, have been maki

Russia eases lockdown despite recording more than 9,000 New! 2020-06-01 08:59:38Moscow residents ventured out to exercise, stroll and shop on Monday as the city eased a strict nine-week lockdown, but millions remained largely conf

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WATCH car RAM into group of police in New! 2020-06-02 00:05:31 A car has plowed through a crowd of police in upstate New York, leaving two officers with serious injuries. The moment of the attempted ramming was c

MILITARY HELICOPTER deployed to disperse protesters in DC New! 2020-06-02 00:03:34 A low-flying military helicopter was deployed to disperse protesters that took to the streets of Washington, DC, defying the city’s 7pm curfew.

‘Major fail’: NYC Mayor adjusts curfew from 11pm New! 2020-06-01 23:14:59 New York Mayor Bill De Blasio has extended the city’s curfew order amid ongoing protests and unrest over police brutality, imposing another day

Defense Sec Esper, AG Barr inspect police lines New! 2020-06-01 22:13:36 A number of top White House officials have been seen on the streets of Washington, DC, making visits to police lines amid intense protests around the

‘Same for rioters?’: CNN reporter savaged online after New! 2020-06-01 21:31:09 As unrest over police violence erupts in cities around the US, a CNN reporter took flack on social media after scolding White House officials who did

George Floyd’s death was ‘homicide’ caused by ‘cardiopulmonary New! 2020-06-01 20:46:00 The Hennepin County medical examiner ruled that George Floyd’s death was a homicide, caused by cardiac and respiratory arrest that occurred as

Piles of BRICKS mysteriously sprouting near riot hotspots New! 2020-06-01 20:38:25 Stacks of bricks left seemingly unattended in riot hotspots across the US - as if begging to be snatched and thrown by unruly mobs - have protesters

Louisville police chief ‘fired’ month before retirement after New! 2020-06-01 20:00:31 Louisville Police Chief Steve Conrad has been “relieved of duty” just a month before his scheduled retirement after it was discovered the

Trump WALKS to vandalized St. John’s Church as New! 2020-06-01 19:37:00 US President Donald Trump made an on-foot visit to the vandalized St. John’s church in the nation’s capital, leaving the White House surr

Online activists demand #JusticeForJamesScurlock after bar owner shoots New! 2020-06-01 18:54:52 As riots still rage over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Black Lives Matter activists have identified a new victim to rally around: a black

Trump deploys US military to restore order in New! 2020-06-01 18:44:00 In a surprise address to the nation, US President Trump announced he was deploying the military to stop the unrest in Washington, DC and said he woul

Roll in the tanks? WATCH National Guard hit New! 2020-06-01 18:37:00 The National Guard has been spotted on the streets of Washington, DC following days of violent unrest across dozens of American cities, as the presid

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Trump vowed to disrupt Washington, now he faces New! 2020-06-02 05:40:18

Canada's Trudeau rejects inviting Russia to G7 summit New! 2020-06-02 05:09:52Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday rejected Russia's participation in a coming summit of the G7 nations, despite host US President Dona

In China, US protests a hot topic on New! 2020-06-02 04:21:53Chinese state media is giving extensive coverage to violent protests roiling cities across the United States, while the unrest has also featured widel

US records 743 coronavirus deaths in 24 hours New! 2020-06-02 04:05:22The United States on Monday recorded 743 new coronavirus deaths in 24 hours, according to the Johns Hopkins University tracker, bringing its total to

On the spot where George Floyd died, his New! 2020-06-02 04:01:15George Floyd’s brother pleaded for peace in the streets Monday, saying destruction is "not going to bring my brother back at all." George Floy

'Hate just hides': Joe Biden vows to take New! 2020-06-02 03:52:51The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee offered emotional support and promised bold action during an in-person discussion with black leaders i

Trump walks from White House to riot-damaged church New! 2020-06-02 03:51:13Known as "the Church of the Presidents," it was hit with graffiti and partially damaged by fire during unrest on Sunday."We have a great country,"

Convulsing in protest, US cities brace for more New! 2020-06-01 17:02:50A country convulsed by violent protests picked up the pieces Monday morning and braced for the possibility of more trouble amid a coast-to-coast outpo

Covid-19: Nepal reports highest single-day surge with 239 New! 2020-06-01 15:53:17Out of the total 226 new Covid-19 cases, 13 are women, the Ministry of Health and Population said. The highest number of 41 cases were reported in Da

WHO: Pandemic disrupted some treatments New! 2020-06-01 13:40:24In a survey of 155 countries last month, the UN health agency found worrying problems in the provision of health care for people with non-communicable

Pakistan air crash: Forensic experts identify 75 bodies New! 2020-06-01 12:45:41A total of 75 bodies out of 97 people killed in the plane crash in Karachi last month have been identified so far through DNA tests, according to a me

Hydroxychloroquine: a drug dividing the world New! 2020-06-01 12:04:17Scientists looking to find licenced medicines that could be repurposed as a treatment for COVID-19 had started tests of hydroxychloroquine, normally u

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‘This ain’t the way’: Protester pleads for violence New! 2020-06-01 16:36:34"I just felt like more (Black) people needed to hear this," one woman said of the video on Twitter, where it's been watched millions of times.

Large crowd gathers in Moncton to protest racial New! 2020-06-01 16:27:17A large crowd of anti-racism protesters gathered in front of Moncton City Hall on Monday.

More than 1,500 Calgarians fill streets in 2nd New! 2020-06-01 16:08:13More than 1,500 protesters could be heard asking for change on Monday, chanting the words, "say his name" and "Black lives matter." 

George Floyd died of ‘asphyxiation,’ autopsy commissioned by New! 2020-06-01 15:34:17The autopsy by a doctor who also examined Eric Garner’s body found the compression cut off blood to Floyd’s brain, and weight on his back

George Floyd: What we know about the arrest, New! 2020-06-01 15:14:39Here are the key events that led to George Floyd's death and the investigation so far. 

George Floyd: Trump blames Antifa for ‘violence,’ but New! 2020-06-01 14:56:35Trump has claimed Antifa is behind violence at some George Floyd protests and that the United States will designate the group as a terrorist organizat

Police hardline tactics at George Floyd protests may New! 2020-06-01 14:06:21Experts describe what they call a culture of "militarism" in U.S. police forces, amplified by the use of the reservist National Guard and the sight

‘Bunker Boy’: Trump mocked for ‘hiding’ from protesters New! 2020-06-01 13:07:33Critics also accused Trump of turning off the lights at the White House amid the George Floyd protests.

Trump urges crackdown on George Floyd protests, tells New! 2020-06-01 12:15:15“Most of you are weak,” Trump said. “You have to arrest people.”

NYC mayor considers curfew as state’s George Floyd New! 2020-06-01 11:57:46Mayor Bill de Blasio, a Democrat, had previously rejected imposing a curfew, as many other cities across the U.S. have done to try to curb violence th

Day of peaceful George Floyd protests in NYC New! 2020-06-01 07:08:17Through most of the day, in most of the city, a tense truce held, with officers keeping their distance and occasionally dropping to a knee in a gestur

George Floyd protests spark COVID-19 fears in U.S., New! 2020-06-01 06:35:10Protests around the U.S. against police brutality have sparked fears of a further spread of the coronavirus, while South Korea is reporting a steady r


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