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US virus cases at highest level for two months
US virus cases at highest level for two months
New Covid-19 cases in the US have risen to their highest level in two months, according to Johns Hopkins University, whi...
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EU considers barring Americans from travel list
EU considers barring Americans from travel list
EU ambassadors are to continue talks on Friday to plan reopening external borders on 1 July, and travellers from the US ...
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Pakistan plane crash was 'human error'
Pakistan plane crash was 'human error'
A plane crash that killed 97 people in Pakistan last month was a result of human error by the pilot and air traffic cont...
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Newcomer beats Trump nominee in congressional primary
Newcomer beats Trump nominee in congressional primary
A political newcomer has defeated the candidate approved by US President Donald Trump to win a Republican congressional ...
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Kosovo president faces war crimes indictment
Kosovo president faces war crimes indictment
Kosovo President Hashim Thaci has been accused of war crimes by a special international prosecutor in The Hague. Mr Thac...
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Second German area locked down after outbreak
Second German area locked down after outbreak
German authorities in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia have reimposed lockdown restrictions in two districts after a ...
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Brazil's Bolsonaro ordered to wear mask in public
Brazil's Bolsonaro ordered to wear mask in public
A judge in Brazil has ordered President Jair Bolsonaro to wear a protective mask when he is in public spaces in the capi...
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US cities report a surge in fireworks complaints
US cities report a surge in fireworks complaints
Complaints about noise from illegal fireworks has skyrocketed in several US cities in recent weeks, according to local a...
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Another Spanish painting is botched by restoration
Another Spanish painting is botched by restoration
A private art collector in Spain has been left stunned by the botched restoration of a painting by Baroque artist Bartol...
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Arctic Circle sees 'hottest-ever' temperatures
Arctic Circle sees 'hottest-ever' temperatures
Temperatures in the Arctic Circle are likely to have hit an all-time record on Saturday, reaching a scorching 38C (100F)...
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Trump held off Uighur sanctions for China deal
Trump held off Uighur sanctions for China deal
President Donald Trump says he did not sanction Chinese officials further over the detention of Muslims in Xinjiang as h...
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Brazil reaches 50,000 virus deaths amid protests
Brazil reaches 50,000 virus deaths amid protests
Brazil has become the second country, after the US, to register more than 50,000 deaths from Covid-19. It comes amid grow...
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NY museum to remove Theodore Roosevelt statue
NY museum to remove Theodore Roosevelt statue
A bronze statue of former US President Theodore Roosevelt is to be removed amid an ongoing backlash against symbols of r...
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French defy lockdown with annual music festival
French defy lockdown with annual music festival
Thousands of people gathered across France on Sunday to celebrate an annual music festival, defying coronavirus lockdown...
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Fake reservations 'behind Trump's poor rally turnout'
Fake reservations 'behind Trump's poor rally turnout'
Tik-Tok users and K-Pop fans were behind the smaller than expected numbers at US President Donald Trump's first campaign...
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Spain welcomes tourists back as emergency ends
Spain welcomes tourists back as emergency ends
Spain has lifted its state of emergency, reopening its borders to visitors from most of Europe and allowing British tour...
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Gangs smash shops and attack police in Stuttgart
Gangs smash shops and attack police in Stuttgart
Groups of people have smashed shop windows, looted, and attacked police vehicles in central Stuttgart during hours of ni...
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Separatists take over 'Indian Ocean Galapagos'
Separatists take over 'Indian Ocean Galapagos'
Separatists are consolidating control after taking over an island known as the "Galapagos" of the Indian Ocean, at the s...
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Zimbabwe starts 'lifestyle audit of the rich'
Zimbabwe starts 'lifestyle audit of the rich'
Zimbabwean authorities say people who cannot explain where their wealth came from are in danger of having their assets s...
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Judge rejects Trump bid to ban ex-adviser's book
Judge rejects Trump bid to ban ex-adviser's book
A US judge has rejected a request by President Donald Trump to stop the publication of a memoir by his former National S...
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11 days ago