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Australia's biggest states hold off on easing COVID-19 restrictions for businesses

Australia's most populous states held back from relaxing coronavirus restrictions on Saturday although other states began allowing small gatherings and were preparing to open restaurants and shops. Prime Minister Scott Morrison outlined a three-stage plan a day earlier to remove most curbs by July and get nearly 1 million people back to work, given that new confirmed coronavirus infections have fallen to less than 20 a day due to strict lockdowns. In the nation's capital, Canberra, and some st...
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Transcripts expose two-faced Obama administration officials

Newly released transcripts confirm Russia investigation was a fraud; reaction from Fox News contributor Sara Carter and Fox News legal analyst Gregg Jarrett.
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Brazil's President Bolsonaro must 'drastically change course' on Covid-19, says The Lancet

British medical journal’s editorial says the Brazilian president’s disregard for lockdown measures is damagingCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe biggest threat to Brazil’s ability to successfully combat the spread of the coronavirus and tackle the unfolding public health crisis is the country’s president, Jair Bolsonaro, according to the British medical journal The Lancet.In an editorial, The Lancet said his disregard for and flouting of lockdown measures was sowing ...
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David Gravel wins at Knoxville; Kyle Larson 10th in return with Outlaws

David Gravel won as the World of Outlaws raced without fans at Knoxville Raceway; Kyle Larson finished 10th in first race since being fired from his NASCAR ride.
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'Can I carry the empty ones?' Pence jokes at delivery of PPE; Kimmel apologizes for clip

The caught-on-tape moment went viral after late-night host Jimmy Kimmel played an out-of-context snippet of it on-air. Kimmel gave a back-handed apology.
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As India Reopens, Deadly Accidents Break Out

A group of laborers trying to get home were run over by a train a day after a disaster at a plastics factory.
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America Authorizes Its First Covid-19 Diagnostic Tests Using At-Home Collection of Saliva

An anonymous reader quotes CNN: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday issued an emergency use authorization for the first at-home Covid-19 test that uses saliva samples, the agency said in a news release. Rutgers University's RUCDR Infinite Biologics lab received an amended emergency authorization late Thursday. With the test, people can collect their own saliva at home and send their saliva samples to a lab for results... "Authorizing additional diagnostic tests with the option of a...
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Nebraska Governor Defends Decision To Hide COVID-19 Stats At Specific Meatpacking Plants

Maddow slammed Gov. Pete Ricketts for failing to reveal what's going on at plants where COVID-19 cases are exploding.
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Ohio State University will pay $41 million to settle lawsuits over doctor's abuse

Ohio State University has released details of a $40.9 million settlement with 162 survivors of sexual abuse by a former school doctor.
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Coronavirus has created a rift between the US and China that may take a generation to heal

The novel coronavirus has destroyed lives and livelihoods in both the United States and China. But instead of bonding the two nations together to fight the pandemic, it has sent their already strained relations on a rapid downward spiral -- and fanned the flames of a potentially dangerous strain of nationalism.
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US women's national soccer team players appeal equal pay dismissal

One week after a federal judge dismissed the equal pay claims in the US Women's National Team players' lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation, the USWNT players are continuing their fight.
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US women's national soccer team players ask for appeal and trial delay after judge dismisses equal pay claims

One week after a federal judge dismissed the equal pay claims in the US Women's National Team players' lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation, the USWNT players are continuing their fight.
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Australia: The offence of unauthorised use or possession of a firearm in NSW - Sydney Criminal Lawyers

Australia has some of the toughest firearms legislation in the world for the unauthorised use or possession of firearms.
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Coronavirus live news Australia: 17th death at Newmarch House as some states ease restrictions – latest update

The latest fatality was a 92-year-old great-grandmother; a total of 69 people associated with the aged care facility have tested positive for Covid-19. Follow all the news, liveSign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notificationsCoronavirus Australia maps and cases: live numbers and statistics 4.35am BST Good afternoon, it’s Elias Visontay here. Thanks to my colleague Ben Doherty for taking us through the morning....
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Cyprus: Tax Measures For COVID19 Announced For The Financial Support Of The Businesses In Cyprus - SPL

SPL Audit would like to update businesses regarding the tax measures taken due to COVID-19 impact on Cyprus economy.
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United States: Supreme Court To Resolve Circuit Split Regarding The Scope Of The Computer Fraud And Abuse Act, Which Has Been Used To Prosecute Alleged Unauthorized-Use Crimes - Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

On April 20, the Supreme Court agreed to review the Eleventh Circuit's decision in United States v. Van Buren,[1] which broadly interpreted the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), the main federal....
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United States: CMS Medicare Payment And Policy Changes For FY 2021 – Skilled Nursing Facilities, Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities, And Hospices - Ropes & Gray LLP

On April 10, 2020, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) issued proposed rules updating payment rates and policies for Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF), Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities (IPF)...
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China: EU Releases Draft Guidelines On Processing Personal Data In The Context Of Connected Vehicles - Commerce & Finance Law Offices

With the development of information communication, internet, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence technologies, the automotive industry is facing a profound industrial transformation.
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Georgia Killing Puts Spotlight on a Police Force’s Troubled History

The shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery has renewed criticism of the police agency that released the two suspects. They were charged by the state months later.
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NCAA's Mark Emmert says he can't see sports starting if schools are online-only

NCAA President Mark Emmert on return of college sports: "If a school doesn't reopen, then they're not going to be playing sports."         [Author: USA TODAY]
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China reports one new coronavirus case, 15 asymptomatic cases

China reported one new coronavirus case for Friday, unchanged from the day before, data from the national health authority showed on Saturday. One new imported case was recorded on May 8, the National Health Commission said in a statement.
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Remembering the firing of FBI director James Comey, three years ago this month

Three years ago this month, FBI director James Comey was fired by President Trump, throwing the nation into political turmoil. CBS News senior investigative correspondent Catherine Herridge and CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett join CBSN to discuss how Comey's firing has influenced the past three years, and what the DOJ's move to dismiss the Michael Flynn case will mean for the future.
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2 arrested in slaying of Michigan guard over face mask order

Two men were arrested Friday in the fatal shooting of a security guard who demanded a woman wear a mask while shopping at a store. Genesee County authorities said Ramonyea Bishop, 23, was taken into custody at an apartment in Bay City. The men and Sharmel Teague, the wife of Larry Teague, are charged with first degree murder in the May 1 shooting of Calvin Munerlyn at a Family Dollar store in Flint.
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Australia: TGIF: Federal Court discretion and flexibility supports Virgin administrators during the COVID-19 pandemic - Corrs Chambers Westgarth

The court was flexible and exercised discretion to assist the administration process during COVID-19 as much as possible.
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2020 NFL Schedule: The full Sunday Night Football matchups

The 2020 Sunday Night Football slate looks terrific, including a number of marquee matchups and plenty of intriguing storylines
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Russia Was Ready to Celebrate a Glorious Past. The Present Intervened.

As the coronavirus began its inexorable march across the country’s 11 time zones, it robbed the capital of lives, and also its chance to come together over a shared victory.
Tags: News, Putin, Russia, Yeltsin, Vladimir V, Moscow (Russia, World War II (1939-45, Shutdowns (Institutional, Red Army (Soviet Union, Sobyanin, Boris N, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Sergei S


Analysis: The rift between the US and China may take a generation to heal

The novel coronavirus has destroyed lives and livelihoods in both the United States and China. But instead of bonding the two nations together to fight the pandemic, it has sent their already strained relations on a rapid downward spiral -- and fanned the flames of a potentially dangerous strain of nationalism.
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Opinion: 'It's the economy, stupid' all over again

After the majority of the country spent weeks in lockdown to help stem the spread of the coronavirus, the Labor Department announced Friday that the US economy lost 20.5 million jobs in April, with unemployment rates soaring to 14.7%. We now face an economic fallout that could rival the Great Depression ― a historic downturn that lasted a decade and destroyed the economic security of our country. This time, some are calling it the Trump Depression.
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'It's the economy, stupid' all over again

We now face an economic fallout that could rival the Great Depression -- a historic downturn that lasted a decade and destroyed the economic security of our country. This time, some are calling it the Trump Depression, writes Julian Zelizer.
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Canada: Who Will Speak For You If You Cannot Speak For Yourself? - Clark Wilson LLP

National Advance Care Planning Day arose out of concern that a majority of Canadians are not prepared for care that may be required if they are not able to speak for themselves.
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