Black man dies after US officer kneels on neck
Black man dies after US officer kneels on neck
The FBI will investigate the death of a black man in the US state of Minnesota after a video emerged showing a policeman...
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Denmark opens borders to lovers divided by virus
Denmark opens borders to lovers divided by virus
Denmark has opened its borders to couples who were separated from their partners by the coronavirus lockdown. As of Mond...
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JK Rowling excites fans with new children's book
JK Rowling excites fans with new children's book
JK Rowling has surprised fans with the announcement of a brand new children's book, which she is publishing in daily ins...
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First same-sex weddings held in Costa Rica
First same-sex weddings held in Costa Rica
The first same-sex weddings have taken place in Costa Rica, the first Central American country to equalise its marriage ...
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White woman called police on black man in dog row
White woman called police on black man in dog row
A white American woman who called the police after a black man asked her to put her dog on a leash in New York City has ...
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France frowns on clickbait, deepfakes and podcasts
France frowns on clickbait, deepfakes and podcasts
France has announced a new list of alternatives for English language terms such as clickbait, podcast and deepfake. The C...
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Virus measures are 'great time' to build pipeline
Virus measures are 'great time' to build pipeline
A top Canadian official has said this is a "great time" to build a pipeline because coronavirus-related restrictions ban...
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Model presumed dead abused online after jet crash
Model presumed dead abused online after jet crash
A top model, presumed dead in a plane crash in Pakistan last week, has been attacked by online trolls, accusing her of h...
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Macau casino tycoon Stanley Ho dies aged 98
Macau casino tycoon Stanley Ho dies aged 98
Stanley Ho, the Hong Kong tycoon credited with turning Macau into the world's gambling capital, has died at the age of 9...
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Trump threatens to move Republican convention
Trump threatens to move Republican convention
US President Donald Trump has threatened to relocate the Republican National Convention if restrictions are placed on th...
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HK leader dismisses concerns over city's freedoms
HK leader dismisses concerns over city's freedoms
Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam has said other countries "have no place" interfering in the territory, as she robustly def...
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Biden emerges from quarantine on Memorial Day
Biden emerges from quarantine on Memorial Day
US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has made his first public appearance after more than two months in quaran...
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WHO halts trials of 'Trump drug' over safety fears
WHO halts trials of 'Trump drug' over safety fears
Testing of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine as a possible treatment for coronavirus has been halted because of safety...
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Branson space rocket fails on debut flight
Branson space rocket fails on debut flight
Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit company has tried unsuccessfully to launch a rocket over the Pacific Ocean. The booste...
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Spain to stop quarantining arrivals from 1 July
Spain to stop quarantining arrivals from 1 July
Foreign visitors to Spain will no longer have to undergo a two-week quarantine from 1 July, the government has announced...
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Fancy a pint? Five ways Europe is easing lockdown
Fancy a pint? Five ways Europe is easing lockdown
Europe is opening up further, with its citizens tasting freedoms they missed during the coronavirus pandemic. The scope ...
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Americans flock to beaches on Memorial Day weekend
Americans flock to beaches on Memorial Day weekend
Americans have flocked to beaches and lakes for Memorial Day weekend, often flouting restrictions imposed to tackle the ...
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Hong Kong 'needs security law to tackle terrorism'
Hong Kong 'needs security law to tackle terrorism'
Hong Kong needs a controversial new security law to tackle "growing terrorism", the territory's security chief has said. ...
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Chile's healthcare system 'very close to the limit'
Chile's healthcare system 'very close to the limit'
The coronavirus pandemic has pushed Chile's healthcare system "very close to the limit", according to President Sebasti√...
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Top exiled Saudi officer 'targeted though family'
Top exiled Saudi officer 'targeted though family'
A senior Saudi security official who for years was the key go-between for Britain's MI6 and other Western spy agencies i...
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