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New Zealand's PM Ardern 'horrified' by George Floyd's death
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that she was "horrified" by George Floyd's death, and welcomed peaceful solidarity protests in New Zealand, but noted that they flouted social distancing restrictions.
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'I Survived Cancer and a Surprise Divorce, I Know We Can Make It Through the Pandemic'
The entire world has had our ordinary existence ripped away from us in an instant—we're all dazed, stumbling and trying to rebuild ourselves. I've been in a similar position twice before.
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Tucker Carlson Questions How Donald Trump Can Protect Country After Fox Reporter Attacked Near White House
The Fox News host also said the ongoing scenes of unrest and rioting were a "distressing moment" for the president's supporters.
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'The Tonight Show': What Jimmy Fallon Said in His Blackface Apology
The TV host followed up his Twitter apology for a 2000 SNL sketch with an episode aimed at tackling racism.
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Continued curfews, primary races, Black Out Tuesday: 5 things to know Tuesday
Curfews imposed as protests continue, the music industry will protest the death of George Floyd and more news to start your Tuesday.      
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Coronavirus Spread Probably Won't Be Slowed Down by Warm Summer Weather in America, Study Suggests
Scientists compared data on cases and the weather in 50 U.S. states and Washington, D.C.
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NYPD officer struck by vehicle in the Bronx in apparent hit-and-run, video shows
A shocking video posted on social media shows a New York City police officer being struck by a vehicle early Tuesday in what appears to be a deliberate hit-and-run.
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Gourmet home delivery is here to stay in Dubai
Many restaurants around the world have relied on takeout to stay in business while under lockdown. But in a city known for its fine dining, some of Dubai's top eateries are making gourmet home delivery a regular offering.
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Some police officers are showing solidarity with protesters in several US cities
Americans have been protesting the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police for days on end in dozens of cities throughout the United States.
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Two-thirds of people put in neck restraints by Minneapolis police were black, department data shows
In the years leading up to George Floyd's death with his neck beneath the knee of a Minneapolis policeman, at least 58 people lost consciousness after the city's officers put them in neck restraints, according to a CNN analysis of use of force data from the police department.
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Emirates restarts flights but the flying experience won't be the same
Emirates restarted regular passenger flights with very new measures in place. CNN's John Defterios speaks to the passengers and the crew adjusting to this new normal in air travel.
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Fact-checking Trump: He's on a dangerous path that must be documented and discouraged
I have never encountered a politician so cavalier about facts, willing to attack for made-up reasons and bent on falsely depicting his achievements.       
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Welcome to 'Mockdown': London Comes out of COVID-19 Quarantine as Camden Market Reopens
You are allowed to go out but you should stay at home but you should support local businesses but you mustn't gather in groups, unless it's outside. But stay at home.
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Sacramento Kings Announcer Placed on Leave for 'All Lives Matter' Comment on Twitter
Grant Napear, the franchise's play-by-play TV announcer, has been temporarily suspended by Sacramento radio station KHTK.
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Today on Fox News: June 2, 2020
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Nearly 26,000 nursing home residents have died during coronavirus pandemic: federal report
Nearly 26,000 nursing home residents have died and more than 60,000 were infected as the coronavirus tore through U.S. facilities within recent months, according to a government report on Monday.
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Iranian Scientist Acquitted in U.S. Trade Secrets Case Deported
Sirous Asgari was accused by federal prosecutors of trying to steal secret research from Case Western Reserve University, which was working on a project for the U.S. Navy to produce anti-corrosive stainless steel
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Historic curfews in Los Angeles and New York are the harshest in decades
In Los Angeles, the curfew is the harshest since the riots in 1992. On the east coast, New York City has enacted the strictest curfew since the race riots of 1943.
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Jordan reopens after one of strictest lockdowns
After one of the world's strictest coronavirus lockdowns, Jordan reopened its economy. CNN's Jomana Karadsheh reports on some of its successes.
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George Floyd's last words fly across the skies
The final words of George Floyd, the African American man who died after being restrained by a Minneapolis police officer, have become powerful slogans for protesters in the US.
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5 natural ways to boost your mental health during stressful times
No need to pop a pill or down a drink to ease your stress during this difficult time. Here are five science-backed ways to naturally conquer your anxiety and boost your mood.
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Four police shot in violent protests after Trump vows to bring in U.S. military
Four St Louis police officers were hit by gunfire late on Monday during violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody, hours after President Donald Trump vowed to use the U.S. military to halt the spreading clashes.
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George Floyd's last words fly across the skies of US cities
In a striking aerial installation, artist Jammie Holmes sent airplanes trailed by banners containing some of George Floyd's last words into the skies of five US cities.
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4 St. Louis officers hit by gunfire during protests
All suffered non-life-threatening wounds, police said, and came as previously peaceful protests turned violent
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NASA-SpaceX launches will boost science research on the space station
Saturday's historic SpaceX launch is just the beginning of launching NASA astronauts from American soil for varying stays on the space station — which means more scientific experiments in space that can help us out on Earth.
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Journalists caught in the violent middle as Trump vows ‘law and order’
This is a heartbreaking time for our country, and journalists are caught squarely in the middle.
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India hit with worst locust invasion in almost 30 years
As India continues its battle with the coronavirus pandemic a new kind of invasion is threatening to destroy vital crops and vegetation -- the worst locust swarm the country has seen in almost 30 years.
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LAPD chief says Floyd’s death on rioters' hands ‘as much as’ Minn. cops’ – later issues apology
The police chief of Los Angeles was facing calls for his firing late Monday – and the city’s mayor was facing calls for him to resign -- after comments the chief made about rioters and looters taking the streets in the nation’s second-largest city.
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America’s Adversaries Are Trying to Capitalize on George Floyd Protests to Criticize U.S. Leaders
(DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Standing at a lectern with a backdrop map of the world behind him reminiscent of one at the State Department, the spokesman of Iran’s Foreign Ministry made a point Monday to criticize the U.S. in English amid ongoing protests over police killings of black people. “To the American people, the…
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NYPD cop struck by hit-and-run driver in the Bronx
An NYPD officer was struck by a hit-and-run driver in the Bronx early Tuesday morning, law enforcement sources said. The officer was mowed down at the intersection of East 170th Street and Walton Avenue in Mt. Eden by the driver of a dark sedan, according to dramatic footage of the incident. The officer was taken...
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Four police officers shot in St. Louis amid chaos and looting
Four St. Louis police officers were struck by gunfire on Monday amid the national unrest that has followed the death of George Floyd. The St. Louis Metropolitan Police force said early Tuesday that the four officers had been struck by gunfire and were taken to a hospital where they were expected to survive. “Officers are...
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Severe storms hit Midwest as tropical depression strengthens
Severe storms are forecast to impact the Midwest. Meanwhile, Tropical Depression Three continues to strengthen. CNN meteorologist Pedram Javaheri has the latest.
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4 St. Louis police officers shot at George Floyd protests, still taking fire
Authorities in St. Louis said early Tuesday that four police officers were shot at protests in the city’s downtown and officers continue to be under fire.
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Carole Baskin awarded the zoo once owned by 'Tiger King' Joe Exotic
Carole Baskin, whose longstanding feud with Joe Exotic was chronicled in the hit Netflix docuseries "Tiger King," has been awarded the zoo once owned by her nemesis.
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Stocks make cautious gains as U.S.-China frictions slow recovery rally
Asian stocks rose on Tuesday as investors' focus on the prospects of a global coronavirus recovery won out over familiar worries about U.S.-China relations and the depth of economic damage.
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Music industry leaders vow to pause business for a day in observation of Blackout Tuesday
The show will be paused. At least, that's the message coming from leaders and artists in the music business as part of a movement being referred to as Blackout Tuesday.
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As protests erupted for a seventh day, looting continues in New York and military helicopters are attempting to dispel protesters in Washington, DC
Protests in photos | Thousands around the world demonstrate
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Carole Baskin granted control of Joe Exotic’s former zoo following court ruling
Carole Baskin is declaring victory over her nemesis Joe Exotic after a court ruling that will soon allow her to take over the eccentric big cat aficionado’s Oklahoma zoo. A federal judge granted Baskin’s Big Cat Rescue control of the G.W. Exotic Animal Memorial Park in Wynnewood, Oklahoma, after determining the property was fraudulently transferred...
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June 1 George Floyd protest news
Protests following the death of George Floyd, a black man who pleaded that he couldn't breathe while he was held down with a knee by a former Minneapolis police officer, have spread nationwide. Follow here for the latest updates.
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FOCUS-Sell, stow or dump? Retailers wrestle with mountain of unsold stock
Forget fast or slow fashion, now it's ground to a halt.
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Low flying military helicopters descend on Washington D.C. to disperse protesters
Low flying military helicopters were seen at the rooftop level above protesters who took to the streets in Washington D.C.'s Chinatown district on Monday night.
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Los Angeles police shoot, wound person in Adams-Normandie neighborhood
Los Angeles police shot a person, non-fatally, in the Adams-Normandie neighborhood on Monday night, a spokesman for the agency said.
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Lenny Dykstra alleges mass Mets conspiracy in confusing Ron Darling rant
Following a judge’s ruling to dismiss his defamation and libel lawsuit against former Mets teammate Ron Darling, Lenny Dykstra claimed Darling and Mets owners, the Wilpons, were “all-in” on conspiring against him in a series of confusing, profanity-laced videos posted to Twitter on Monday night. While filming himself on the side of a freeway, Dykstra...
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Chinese gaming company seeks nearly $3 billion in Hong Kong listing
NetEase is set to make its Hong Kong stock market debut next week, as tensions between the United States and China intensify.
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Cuomo reacts to Trump holding Bible for photo-op: Open it!
CNN's Chris Cuomo says President Donald Trump doesn't acknowledge that the nation is in pain because Trump is only looking out for himself.
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Rubio defends Trump after criticism over St. John’s ‘photo op’
The protesters outside the White House Monday who were cleared by police prior to President Trump’s brief visit to St. John’s Church were “professional agitators” and the media fell for their “calculated” tactics, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., said on late Monday.
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Birmingham begins removing Confederate monument after protests
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Workers in Alabama’s largest city began removing a Confederate monument Monday night after demonstrators failed to knock down the obelisk the night before. Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin sent workers with heavy equipment to take down the more than 50-foot-tall Confederate monument made of stone. Late on Monday, after a 7 p.m. curfew...
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2 Officers Hurt After SUV Plows Through Police at Protest in Buffalo, New York
The officers were taken to Erie County Medical Center and authorities said their condition was stable
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