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White House goes into lockdown amid countrywide demonstrations over the death of George Floyd 

Violent protests demanding justice for George Floyd spread across the US Friday night, with the CNN headquarters under siege in Atlanta, NYPD officers forced to fend off rioters at a police precinct in Brooklyn and the White House forced to go into lockdown as demonstrators tried to scale the walls.  Looting and fires broke out […]

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Beaches eyed as United States takes steps toward reopening

(Reuters) – Many Americans flocked to beaches on Saturday as one Florida county expanded access and California experienced a heat wave, even as new coronavirus cases hit a record high in the United States the day before and deaths topped 200,000 worldwide. People walk up and down Huntington City Beach during the outbreak of the […]

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After Surviving COVID-19, This Woman Is Mobilizing Other Survivors To Save Lives

Friday the 13th now holds a new meaning for Diana Berrent, who woke up that day in March with a 102-degree fever and the feeling like an “anvil” was lying on her chest. “There was nothing subtle about it,” she told HuffPost last week.  The 45-year-old photographer and self-proclaimed “news junkie” had begun canceling nonessential appointments […]

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Coronavirus sweeps across New York, California fears it could be next

NEW YORK/ LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – New York state suffered another quick and brutal rise in the number of COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, staggering hospitals at the U.S. epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic, as California said it could be facing the next major wave of the disease. In New York City, the densely packed home […]

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Prosecutors ask for bail to be revoked for Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas

Lev Parnas was arrested on Oct. 9. December 11, 2019, 11:51 PM 3 min read Federal prosecutors in New York have asked a judge to revoke bail for Rudy Giuliani-associate Lev Parnas “There is no set of conditions that will reasonably ensure his appearance and compliance with the terms of his release,” prosecutors said. Parnas […]

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New York gave homeless ‘offer they can’t refuse,’ New Jersey mayor’s lawsuit claims

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Newark Mayor Ras Baraka’s administration has sued New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, accusing the fellow Democrat of dumping his city’s population of homeless people on New Jersey’s biggest city. FILE PHOTO: Athletics – New York City Marathon – New York, United States – November 3, 2019 New York City Mayor […]

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