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Police fire pepper balls at reporter live on TV during Louisville protests

Police opened fire on a journalist and cameraman as they were doing their jobs amid protests in downtown Louisville. Shocking footage shows the crew calmly walking past a wall of

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George Floyd’s death brings back painful memories for Rockets’ Thabo Sefolosha

Thabo Sefolosha knows what it’s like to be a black man, on the ground, being beaten by police officers. Such was the scenario when George Floyd died in Minneapolis last

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Weltschmerz is the word that perfectly sums up how you’re feeling right now

Lockdown fatigue, general despair, furious rage and total helplessness; all part of a regular hour during the biggest test of global patience we’ve ever lived through. As we push on

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Europe’s factories starting to recover, Asia’s pain worsens

European manufacturers may be over the worst of a coronavirus-driven downturn, but Asia’s pain deepened in May due to a slump in global trade, with export powerhouses Japan and South

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Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S7+ to ship with massive battery in tow

Most expect Samsung to announce the new line of tablets sometime this summer, perhaps alongside the Galaxy Note 20 and the Galaxy Fold 2. A single Galaxy Unpacked event could

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Policeman fears he may have HIV after being bitten by drunken ex soldier

A police officer has been condemned to wait months to find out if a ‘barbaric’ mauling by a drunken ex-soldier has left him infected with HIV. PC Ashley Marsden suffered

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J.R. Smith caught on video beating up man who allegedly vandalized his truck

Sunday was a day of mostly peaceful protests in Los Angeles in the wake of the killing of George Floyd in Minnesota last week. However, some bad actors used the

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Bride freezes embryos after being diagnosed with breast cancer at 24

Bride-to-be Georgia Day, from Liverpool, was devastated when she was diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer last month, something she feared would shatter her dreams of having children of her own.

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Amazon removes racist messages after they appear on some product listings

Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) said it was removing certain images after messages using extremely strong racist abuse appeared on some listings on its UK website when users searched for Apple’s (AAPL.O)

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iPhone 12 will reportedly be the last to use the Lightning connector

Apple will reportedly stick with the proprietary Lightning connector on its next-generation iPhone instead of shifting to the widely used USB-C interface according to one tech leaker. If true, it

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