Muslims mark Ramadan with unprecedented virus lockdowns

Muslims around the world began marking Ramadan under coronavirus lockdown on Friday with unprecedented bans on family gatherings and mass prayers, while a pushback in some countries has sparked fears of a surge in infections. This year, the holy daytime fasting month will be a sombre affair for many across Asia, the Middle East and North Africa. Widespread rules have been imposed banning praying in mosques or meeting relatives and friends for large "iftar" meals at dusk -- a centrepiece of the...
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Japan mayor under fire for 'women dawdle at shops' remark

The mayor of Japan's Osaka has come under fire for suggesting men should do grocery shopping during the coronavirus outbreak because women are indecisive and "take a long time." Japan is under a state of emergency over the pandemic, and residents in some areas have been asked to shop less frequently and only send one family member out to get supplies to limit contact. Osaka Mayor Ichiro Matsui told reporters on Thursday that men should be entrusted with grocery runs because women "take a long ...
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Turkey: COVID-19: BRSA Takes New Measures For Credit Transactions - Esin Attorney Partnership

The Banking Regulatory and Supervisory Authority ("BRSA") has taken new measures regarding the COVID-19 outbreak in its decisions dated March 27, 2020 and nos. 8970 and 8971.
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Seahawks keep their pick, select Texas Tech LB Jordyn Brooks

The Seattle Seahawks delivered one of the surprises of the first round of the NFL draft by selecting Texas Tech linebacker Jordyn Brooks with the No. 27 pick Thursday night. The shock was in Seattle’s decision to make a pick in the first round without making moves to acquire additional picks later in the draft. It’s the first time Seattle has used its original first-round pick since 2011, when it drafted offensive lineman James Carpenter with the No. 25 selection.
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Packers move up in draft to take Utah State QB Jordan Love

The Green Bay Packers traded up four spots in the first round Thursday night to select Utah State quarterback Jordan Love as a potential successor to two-time MVP Aaron Rodgers. Green Bay sent a fourth-round draft pick (No. 136 overall) to the Miami Dolphins for the opportunity to move up from the No. 30 spot and take Love at No. 26. Green Bay's current backup to Rodgers is 25-year-old Tim Boyle, a 2018 undrafted free agent who played at Connecticut and Eastern Kentucky.
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Dolphins NFL Draft: Miami takes OT Austin Jackson with No. 18 pick

Miami got some help for franchise quarterback Tua Tagovailoa
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Minnesota Vikings select Justin Jefferson in 2020 NFL Draft: Stefon Diggs' replacement is secured

Is Justin Jefferson the right receiver to replace Stefon Diggs? Liz Loza gives her take on the new Viking.
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Protecting Tua: Dolphins use 18th pick on USC tackle Austin Jackson

The Dolphins not only drafted a quarterback Thursday, they also drafted a left tackle whose No. 1 responsibility is protecting that QB for the next decade. After taking Tua Tagovailoa at 5, the Dolphins went with USC's Austin Jackson at 18.
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Massive Mekhi: Jets select Louisville OT Becton at No. 11

The New York Jets got their big man up front to help protect Sam Darnold and clear the way for Le'Veon Bell. Massive offensive tackle Mekhi Becton from Louisville was taken by New York with the No. 11 pick in the NFL draft, filling one of the Jets' biggest needs. General manager Joe Douglas repeatedly said during the last few months that strengthening the offensive line was a priority for a team that had lots of trouble up front last season.
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Miami Dolphins Take Austin Jackson With Pick No. 18 In NFL Draft

The Miami Dolphins have selected former USC offensive tackle Austin Jackson with the 18th overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft. Austin Jackson, (6-foot-4, 322 lbs) fills the Dolphins needs at the offensive-line spot to protect Miami's recent
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Panthers choose Brown over Simmons with No. 7 overall pick

The Carolina Panthers had a decision to make with the No. 7 overall pick in the NFL draft - Auburn defensive tackle Derrick Brown or Clemson linebacker Isaiah Simmons. The Panthers chose Brown, a 6-foot-5, 326-pound run stopper who they hope will upgrade a position ravaged in free agency and help free up other defenders to make plays by taking on double teams up front. ''We (ranked) them very close together obviously, but I think we believe that you start building from the front,&apo...
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Miami Dolphins finally address the offensive line with Austin Jackson

After ignoring the offensive line for so long, the Miami Dolphins finally address the position and get USC's Austin Jackson with pick 18. It seems like forever that the Miami Dolphins were drafting Laremy Tunsil only to turn him away and se
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2020 NFL Draft results: Dolphins pick Austin Jackson, OT, USC

Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images With the 18th overall pick, the Miami Dolphins selected... The Miami Dolphins used their first pick of the 2020 NFL Draft to select Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa. While most teams are com
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2020 NFL Draft: Miami trades back at end of first round

Photo by Mark Brown/Getty Images The Dolphins are making a move back and add another pick The Miami Dolphins have made a trade! This is going to get fun now, as the Dolphins have now moved back from the 26th position to the 30
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Packers take quarterback Jordan Love after trade up

The Packers may have just Aaron Rodgersed Aaron Rodgers. They traded up with the Dolphins, and took Utah State quarterback Jordan Love with the 26th overall pick. Rodgers had the ability to sit behind Brett Favre, and Love's a prospect who
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Miami Dolphins No. 18 pick Austin Jackson | PHOTOS

Check out the Dolphins offensive lineman pick out of Southern Cal
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Dolphins' Austin Jackson, who got off to a slow start in 2019 after bone marrow donation, has 'tremendous' upside

New Miami Dolphins offensive tackle Jackson, who got of to a slow start in 2019 after donated bone marrow to his little sister, has the athleticism needed to immediately compete with Julien Davenport and Jesse Davis for Miami's starting lef
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Dolphins draft 20-year-old Austin Jackson to 'immediately fill spot of need"

Photo by NFL via Getty Images The Miami Dolphins used the second of their three first-round draft picks in the 2020 NFL Draft to protect their first pick. After adding Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, the Dolphins picked US
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Miami Dolphins trade down to get another pick but stay in round one

The Miami Dolphins don't need more draft picks but that is exactly what they did tonight when they traded the 26th pick to the Green Bay Packers. The wait for the Miami Dolphins to make their final pick of the night is going to take a littl
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Tua Tagovailoa's car destroyed in March 3 tornado in Nashville

Tua Tagovailoa could breath a sigh of relief Thursday — finally — after the Dolphins selected him with the fifth overall selection. The Alabama quarterback revealed afterward it wasn't merely the uncertainty of where he might go
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BREAKING: Dolphins Trade Pick No. 26 To Packers For Picks No. 30 And 136

The Miami Dolphins have traded pick No. 30 to the Green Bay Packers in exchange for picks No. 30 and 136. The Packers selected Utah State quarterback Jordan Love with the 26th pick, adding him alongside Aaron Rodgers. With the Dolphins sele
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Alicia Keys, a 15-time Grammy winner, debuts her n...

Alicia Keys, a 15-time Grammy winner, debuts her new song "Good Job" during a CNN global town hall addressing the latest developments in the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Dr. Leana Wen talks with CNN's Anderson Cooper and...

Dr. Leana Wen talks with CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta and answers questions viewers have submitted.
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Testing has shown that two people died from corona...

Testing has shown that two people died from coronavirus weeks before the previously known first death in the US. CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta speak with Dr. Sara Cody from Santa Clara, California.
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Some states in the US are grappling with how and w...

Some states in the US are grappling with how and when to reopen. CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta discuss testing and possible treatments for the coronavirus with FDA Commissioner Dr. Stephen Hahn.
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United States: Illinois Extends Stay-At-Home Order Until April 30, 2020, With Essential Business Definitions Unchanged - Mayer Brown

On March 20, 2020, Governor JB Pritzker issued executive order 2020-10 (Executive Order), which ordered all Illinois residents to "stay at home or at their place of residence"...
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49ers make 2 trades, end up with DT Kinlaw, WR Aiyuk

The San Francisco 49ers made a pair of trades in the NFL draft Thursday night, moving down one spot to take defensive tackle Javon Kinlaw at No. 14 and then up six spots to take receiver Brandon Aiyuk 25th. The picks help the defending NFC champions fill two big holes created last month when star defensive tackle DeForest Buckner was traded to Indianapolis and receiver Emmanuel Sanders left in free agency. The Niners dealt the 13th pick they acquired from Indianapolis for Buckner along with a ...
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Singapore's richest man is getting $1 billion richer each month from selling ventilators

Li Xiting is now worth $13.5 billion. Averaged out, his fortune has been increasing by about $37.7 million every 24 hours.
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