Atlanta mayor: 2 officers fired in ‘excessive force’ arrests

ATLANTA — Two police officers have been fired and three others placed on desk duty over excessive use of force during a protest arrest incident, Atlanta’s mayor said Sunday. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms said at a news conference that she and police Chief Erika Shields made the decision after reviewing body-camera footage of a Saturday night incident that first gained […]

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Ministers tell parents that reopening classrooms is safe

Don’t snub our open schools: Ministers tell parents that reopening classrooms is safe amid fears many will keep their children away when lessons restart today The majority of primary schools are set to re-open doors to pupils from June 1  Education Secretary says this decision was based on scientific advice The risks of social interaction are reduced as pupils will […]

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The Blueprint to save the High Street

Blueprint to save the High Street: Wider pavements, a ban on cars, and special ‘queue zones’ outside stores… how council bosses could take drastic steps to enable customers to maintain social distancing when shops reopen in two weeks The government has revealed a range of protection measures before retailers resume trading in a fortnight Town halls have been ordered to […]

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'Scam' summit founder claimed she worked with Clooney for years

Founder of ‘scam’ $1,800-a-ticket A-list summit ‘falsely claimed she’d worked with George Clooney on numerous charity projects since 2006’ Thrive Philanthropy founder, Stephanie Lapensee, reportedly claimed in an email that she’d worked with George Clooney ‘on numerous charity’ since 2006  Her website claimed to have secured A-list celebs to speak on philanthropy at the Connect Summit where tickets cost up […]

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NYC protest aftermath shows burned NYPD car, vandalized Apple store

The Big Apple woke up Sunday to shocking scenes of destruction from the city’s third night of demonstrations over George Floyd’s death — including a torched NYPD car and an Apple store vandalized. Photos showed an NYPD smart car was burned and left overturned on its side Sunday morning outside of the Bloomingdales in Soho. In other photos, the Apple […]

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Coronavirus may have been in Europe in NOVEMBER

Coronavirus may have been in Europe in NOVEMBER: Scientists hunting for France’s ‘patient zero’ discover X-rays showing person with Covid symptoms two months before first cases declared Scientists in Colmar, France, examined almost 2,500 X-rays from late 2019 Were able to identify two scans that presented with the symptoms of Covid-19  Findings reveal virus was in country before its first […]

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Backlash over RNLI scrapping patrols after four tombstoners injured

Bring back the lifeguards! Backlash builds over RNLI scrapping patrols after four tombstoners are injured in Dorset – as thousands will head to the beaches and parks again today to soak up 75F sun Lifeguards have begun patrolling with the RNLI’s backing, meaning they don’t have official lifesaving gear  The RNLI has demanded that the Government take steps to stop […]

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Cabinet minister accused of bias in £1billion planning row

Cabinet minister Robert Jenrick who is accused of bias in £1billion planning row was lobbied by the developer at a Tory fundraising dinner just weeks before approving the luxury housing project The Housing Secretary last night admitted that tycoon Richard Desmond and his team raised the subject of their 1,500-home planning application with him Later it emerged he had approved […]

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Mum’s warning as coronavirus-linked Kawasaki-like disease leaves baby son screaming in pain in hospital for a week – The Sun

A MUM has spoken of her heartbreak after her 'happy, healthy, chubby' baby was left screaming in agony with a Kawasaki-style illness linked to coronavirus. Elle Adams is warning other parents to be wary after tot Lewis, eight months, was hospitalised with the inflammatory syndrome. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates The baby spent […]

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