Washington protesters express optimism after week on edge

WASHINGTON (AP) — On Monday, they were forcibly removed from the street by law enforcement. On Saturday, they danced. The tens of thousands of racially diverse demonstrators who flooded Washington to protest injustice and police brutality reshaped the mood of a city that has been on edge this week. Bursts of looting and violence early […]

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Coronavirus: Don’t expect changes to UK lockdown this week – Dominic Raab

Image copyright Getty Images The government does not expect to make changes to coronavirus lockdown restrictions this week, Dominic Raab has said. The foreign secretary said the UK’s plan “is working” but that “we are still not past the peak of this virus”. “Keep this up, we have come too far, lost too many loved […]

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Spain’s PM #Sanchez to meet with Catalan leader #Torra first week of February

Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez (pictured) said on Monday (20 January) he plans to meet with leader of Catalonia region Quim Torra during the first week of February in Barcelona, writes Jessica Jones. The meeting is part of a pledge Sanchez made earlier this month to open a round of dialogue with Catalan leaders after […]

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Newsletter: Essential California Week in Review: A year in homelessness

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It is Saturday, Dec. 21. Get our Essential California newsletter Thank you to those of you who have already written in to tell us about how this year’s California headlines have affected your lives. If you haven’t already, we’d love tohear about your experiences for a […]

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Children’s home forced to close down after allowing youngster to scoff down 122 chicken nuggets a week – The Sun

A CHILDREN’S home where one youngster was allowed to eat 122 chicken nuggets a week has been closed. Orbis Abbey Rose was found to be inadequate in all areas by inspectors. 1 Care home Orbis Abbey Rose was found to be inadequate after kids were allowed to eat too much junk food It was said […]

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Powerful winter storm is on the menu for Thanksgiving week in Southern California

After a dry, tranquil day Tuesday, a cold, soggy guest will muscle its way into Southern California’s holiday plans late that night. A deep upper-level trough of low pressure is forecast to develop over the West Coast and bring cold, wet conditions to the region from Wednesday through at least Friday, according to the National […]

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