Three killed as tornado wreaks havoc in Czech Republic
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 09:51:04 GMT
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At least three people have been killed and dozens injured after a rare tornado along with tennis ball-sized hailstones hit several villages in South Moravia, in the southeast of the Czech Republic, according to regional emergency services spokeswoman Michaela Bothova.


Matt Hancock, Britain"s beleaguered health secretary, apologizes after being caught in embrace with aide
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 12:13:25 GMT
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Britain"s beleaguered Health Secretary Matt Hancock has apologized for breaching Covid regulations after being pictured in an embrace with his adviser, with whom British tabloid The Sun alleges he is having an extramarital affair.


In China, the media doesn"t hold the powerful accountable. It ensures those in power hold on to it
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 09:20:07 GMT
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Hungary "has no place in the EU anymore," Dutch PM says
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 09:01:22 GMT
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Attacked, rejected and harassed: Asians around the world speak out on workplace discrimination
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False Positive Strives for Elevated Pregnancy Horror But Misses the Mark
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:53 +0000
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Broad City"sA Ilana Glazer co-wrote and stars in this pregnancy horror film, which doesn"t trust its audience enough to avoid hamfisted exposition

Iran Misses Deadline to Renew Nuclear Monitoring Pact With IAEA
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 11:38:00 +0000
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The missed deadline complicates broader negotiations in Vienna to revive a nuclear accord with world powers

The Ice Road Is an Overly Twisty Action Adventure That Has Its Charms, Chief Among Them Liam Neeson
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 11:00:44 +0000
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Neeson continues to shoulder the mixed blessing of becoming a late-in-life action hero, making it look like no work at all

Minneapolis Police Were Cleared in the 2013 Killing of Terrance Franklin. A Video Complicates the Storyaand Now the Case May Be Reopened
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 11:00:07 +0000
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A long-overlooked video and its scratchy audio are key to demands that Terrance Franklin"s shooting death by Minneapolis police in 2013 be re-examined

What to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines and Heart Conditions in Younger People
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 10:00:20 +0000
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On June 23, a group of scientists told the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention"s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices that mRNA vaccines (those made by Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna) have a "likely association" with heart risks for younger people. Understandably, that"s still generating a lot of attention. Here"s what you should know about COVID-19...

Dutch Prime Minister Challenges Hungaryas Orban to Leave the E.U. Over Anti-LGBTQ Law
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 08:05:22 +0000
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The furor comes after Hungaryas parliament approved legislation last week outlawing content for children that can be deemed to apromote homosexualitya

Netflixas Steamy New Drama Sex/Life Is So Bad, Itas Funny
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 07:01:31 +0000
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Thereas room for all kinds of programming aimed at grown-upsaincluding sexy shows whose target audience is female. Everyone has their own preferred brand of trash. And it can succeed on its own terms without being, you know, deep. But "Sex/Life" drowns itself in the shallow end.

Nearly 100 People Remain Missing After South Florida Condo Collapse
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 06:45:38 +0000
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The number of people still unaccounted for raises fears that the death toll could climb sharply

aAll Discrimination Comes from Ignorance.a Meet the Chinese Ex-Cop Creating a Global LGBTQ+ Community
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 03:23:12 +0000
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How a gay lifestyle blog, run in secret by a Chinese policeman, morphed into an app with 63 million LGBTQ members worldwide

F9: The Fast Saga May Be the Most Blockheaded Installment in the FranchiseaAnd Thatas Just Fine
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 02:32:02 +0000
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The ninth installment in the Fast and Furious franchise features more fast driving and more family love, which is just fine if you know what to expect going into it

School board passes anti-racism resolution after tortilla-throwing incident
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 08:44:26 GMT
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A school board in Southern California unanimously approved a resolution Thursday denouncing racism and racial discrimination after some community members flung tortillas at a predominately Latino high school basketball team.


NYPD investigating vandalism of the George Floyd statue in Brooklyn as a hate crime
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 04:02:08 GMT
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A statue of George Floyd that was unveiled in New York on Juneteenth by Floyd"s brother was vandalized early Thursday morning and police are investigating the incident as a hate crime, a law enforcement official told CNN.


President Joe Biden to name Jessica Stern special envoy for LGBTQ rights
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 12:35:03 GMT
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President Joe Biden will name Jessica Stern as the US Special Envoy to Advance the Human Rights of LGBTQI+ Persons Friday, according to a White House official.


Why Wall Street loves Joe Manchin right now
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 11:35:24 GMT
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"We have a deal." Those words, from President Joe Biden on infrastructure spending, were enough to trigger a Wall Street celebration.


Student fixes up 71-year-old truck found by her grandfather
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Man spends weekends picking up trash
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Grandmother dies after house fire
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NY prisons plan to resume family reunion program
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Police officer, vet presented with new puppy
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2 men, one w/ ankle monitor, accused of carjacking
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Man plans to use $10M lottery prize to help family
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Dogs get life-saving care after being rescued
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Graffiti found on new George Floyd statue
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New law will double fine for illegal trash dumping
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Baby Richard thrives as he breaks Guinness World Record
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Texas man fights breast cancer
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Officials pleased w/ eviction moratorium extension
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Tornado victims have trouble finding new housing
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Martial artist hopes to compete in Paralympics
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US Marshals, Texas police arrest suspect
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Lawmakers introduce legislation to save the bees
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Miami building collapse: 159 missing, officials say
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:29:46 GMT
From https:
Four people are confirmed dead, but rescuers are continuing to search the rubble for survivors.

Czech Republic: Deadly tornado sweeps through villages
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 09:55:40 GMT
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Four people are killed and at least 100 injured, with the worst-hit areas looking like a war zone.

Roman Protasevich: House arrest for man seized in Ryanair Belarus jet drama
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:51:12 GMT
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Belarus opposition journalist Roman Protasevich was taken from a plane with his girlfriend.

Coronavirus: Israel reimposes masks amid new virus fears
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 08:59:28 GMT
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It comes just days after the last restriction was lifted, as concerns grow over a spate of cases.

Amazon and Google probed over efforts to stop fake reviews
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 09:38:12 GMT
From https:
UK competition watchdog begins formal probe into whether the internet giants have broken consumer law.

Britney Spears wants her conservatorship to end: What happens next?
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 07:47:44 GMT
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As lawyers analyse the latest developments, the singer apologises for keeping fans in the dark.

Covid: Sydney city centre and Bondi beach to enter lockdown
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 05:29:33 GMT
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More than one million people will go through a week-long lockdown to contain a rise in cases.

ValA(c)rie Bacot: French woman who killed abuser husband should go free, says prosecutor
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:12:32 GMT
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ValA(c)rie Bacot should be shown clemency and allowed to leave jail, a French court is told.

Euro 2020: Uefa launch second investigation into Hungary fans
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 12:13:05 GMT
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Uefa is investigating "potentially discriminatory incidents" in Germany"s 2-2 draw with Hungary at Euro 2020.

Biden backs $1.2tn infrastructure bill but places big condition
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 03:27:24 GMT
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But the US president says he will only sign it if a separate, far bigger budget bill can be passed.

Ringo Starr drops trademark fight over Ring O sex toys
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 10:41:24 GMT
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The Beatles drummer had challenged the trademark, saying it"s too similar to his name.

Miami building collapse: Fearful relatives hunt news of missing
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 12:35:11 GMT
From https:
Details emerge of the scores unaccounted for in the Florida building collapse.

France"s young voters turned off by key regional election
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 11:47:18 GMT
From https:
Abstention rates were very high in the first round, so what will happen in Sunday"s run-offs?

Is Windows 11 the beginning of the end for Skype?
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 12:14:34 GMT
From https:
Windows 11 will not have Skype installed by default - favouring Microsoft Teams instead.

Miami building collapse: Firefighters search rubble
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 10:45:45 GMT
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Firefighters scoured what was once the basement for any survivors of the Surfside apartment tower collapse.