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U.S. policing's darkest hour, a nightmare re-lived again and again

There is no need to wonder why George Floyd (age 46) was murdered in broad daylight in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on ...

Further U.S. hegemony could spark global nuclear arms race

With the U.S. deciding to walk out of the Open Skies agreement, the U.S. is signaling to the world that ...

Bans for over 60s and children during pandemic under scrutiny

A small number of countries around the world have used age as a barrier in setting guidance for their response ...

4 St Louis police officers receive gunshot wounds during protests

ST LOUIS, Missouri - Police in St. Louis, Missouri say four police officers were shot late Monday as protests that ...

New Zealand largely escapes Covid-19 with only 22 deaths recorded

WELLINGTON, June 2 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday for 11 consecutive days, with ...

Several Afghan civilians die in roadside bombing

Officials say that seven civilians have been killed and six others wounded in a roadside bomb attack in northern Afghanistan.The ...

Sports

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Lakers sweep Celtics, end NBA 2K League skid

After losing each of their first eight matches of the NBA 2K League season, Lakers Gaming finally found a team ...

Lawyer for Giants' Baker: Charges likely to be dropped soon

New York Giants cornerback Deandre Baker likely will be cleared of robbery charges soon, according to his attorney. Patrick G. ...

Trio of teams runaway leaders in updated NBA title odds

Several sportsbooks posted updated NBA championship odds on Wednesday night, even though the league's Board of Governors reportedly won't vote ...

Brewers GM 'firmly' believes there will be season

Milwaukee Brewers general manager David Stearns remains bullish on the baseball season occurring, even as team owners and players continue ...

Warriors' Curry, Thompson participate in Oakland protest

Superstars Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson were among a number of Golden State Warriors players who participated Wednesday in a ...

Memphis assistant Miller to step aside

Memphis assistant coach Mike Miller announced on social media Wednesday that he will step aside from his duties in order ...

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