Scott Neuman

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With No Current Cases, New Zealand Lifts Remaining COVID-19 Restrictions

Monday, June 08, 2020

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern makes the announcement weeks after her government began easing restrictions as the number of cases in New Zealand continued to drop.

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Head Of 'New York Times' Editorial Page Steps Down Amid Controversy

Monday, June 08, 2020

The resignation of James Bennet comes after the publication last week of a column by Arkansas Republican Sen. Tom Cotton, who called for federal troops to quell violent protests.

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Australians Plan Weekend Rallies In Solidarity With U.S. 'Black Lives Matter'

Friday, June 05, 2020

Tens of thousands of people were expected in major cities across the country as authorities in Sydney, citing COVID-19 concerns, obtained court backing for a ban on a rally there.

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India, Pakistan Record Big Jump In Coronavirus Cases

Friday, June 05, 2020

India, which now has the highest number of reported coronavirus cases in Asia, added nearly 10,000 new infections on Friday, while neighboring Pakistan reports some 5,000 more.

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Medical Examiner's Autopsy Reveals George Floyd Had Positive Test For Coronavirus

Thursday, June 04, 2020

The 20-page report released Wednesday shows that Floyd tested positive for the virus in early April. It also confirmed fentanyl and methamphetamine in his system at the time of death.

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Former Defense Secretary Mattis Issues Stunning Rebuke Of Trump

Thursday, June 04, 2020

Jim Mattis, who resigned as Trump's defense secretary nearly a year and a half ago, accuses the president of dividing the nation and warns against "militarizing our response" to protests.

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'I Can't Breathe': Peaceful Demonstrators Continue To Rally Over George Floyd's Death

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

Protesters filled the streets the same day it was announced that the charge against one Minneapolis officer was increased to second-degree murder and three others face charges of aiding and abetting.

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Powerful Cyclone Makes Landfall Near Indian City Of Mumbai

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

Severe Cyclonic Storm Nisarga was spinning wind gusts up to 75 mph as it made landfall south of the megacity on India's west coast.

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Canada's Trudeau At A Loss For Words On Trump's Handling Of Unrest In U.S.

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

When a reporter asked the Canadian prime minister what he thought of President Trump's actions to quell protests across the U.S., Trudeau fell silent for 21 seconds before answering.

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Despite Curfews And Heavy Police Presence, Protests Persist Across The Country

Tuesday, June 02, 2020

Protesters outraged over police brutality and systemic racism have spilled into the streets across the country, from Minneapolis to New York and in smaller cities such as Omaha, Neb.

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Governors Push Back On Trump's Threat To Deploy Federal Troops To Quell Unrest

Tuesday, June 02, 2020

In a Rose Garden address and on a conference call with governors on Monday, the president threatened to send troops to states that didn't crack down sufficiently on demonstrations.

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NASA And SpaceX Launch First Astronauts To Orbit From U.S. Since 2011

Saturday, May 30, 2020

After an aborted launch attempt to the International Space Station on Wednesday, the weather cleared and the launch went ahead on Saturday.

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Seen 'Plandemic'? We Take A Close Look At The Viral Conspiracy Video's Claims

Friday, May 08, 2020

The video has been viewed millions of times on YouTube via links that are replaced as quickly as the video-sharing service can remove them for violating its policy against "COVID-19 misinformation."

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Essential Workers Plan May Day Strikes; Others Demand End To COVID-19 Lockdowns

Friday, May 01, 2020

Grocery store and warehouse workers are calling for sick leave and hazard pay, while nurses will protest for more PPE. And others are targeting stay-at-home orders.

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NASA Names Firms In Competition To Build Next-Gen Lunar Lander

Friday, May 01, 2020

Elon Musk's SpaceX, Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and Dynetics, a Huntsville, Ala.- based firm, will share $967 million to develop a vehicle to get astronauts to the moon's surface by 2024.

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Russia's Prime Minister Says He Has Coronavirus, As Country Tops 100,000 Cases

Friday, May 01, 2020

Speaking during a videoconference with President Vladimir Putin that was broadcast on state-run TV, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin announced that he had tested positive for the virus.

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President Trump Believes Michael Flynn Will Be 'Totally Exonerated'

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Flynn's supporters say newly unsealed documents related to the FBI's investigation of the former general show the bureau trying to entrap him. But former prosecutors say such discussions are normal.

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South Korea Reports No New Domestic Coronavirus Cases

Thursday, April 30, 2020

The country, which saw infections ramp up quickly in February, has seen them trend down for weeks. In a milestone on Thursday, officials reported just four new cases, all imported.

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Los Angeles City And County Offer Free Coronavirus Testing To All Residents

Thursday, April 30, 2020

The announcement by Mayor Eric Garcetti makes LA the first major city to offer free testing to all its residents. It came as county health officials reported another 1,541 confirmed COVID-19 cases.

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No Tokyo Olympics Next Year Unless COVID-19 Can Be Contained, Japan's Abe Says

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said it would be "impossible" to hold the already delayed Summer Olympics and Paralympics in 2021 if the disease is not brought under control.

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