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Trudeau was asked about Trump. See how long it took him to respond

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 20:19
A reporter asked Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about tear gas being used on US protesters so that President Trump could have a photo-op in front of a burned church near the White House.
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Australian journalists were attacked by US police

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 20:13
During a live broadcast on Australian television, Channel 7 News journalists were struck by a policeman's riot shield, prompting the Australian government to ask for an investigation into the incident.
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Texas football coach Tom Herman talks about the double standard he says fans have for black student-athletes

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 20:13
Texas football coach Tom Herman empathizes with black student-athletes and the double standard that he says fans have regarding them.
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Steve King faces toughest primary yet

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 20:06
Rep. Steve King of Iowa faces his toughest Republican primary yet on Tuesday, following racist comments that led to his ostracization in Washington and conservative challengers launching campaigns arguing he is no longer effective.
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Sanjay Gupta's podcast : A Conversation with ATL Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 20:01
In the wake of nationwide protests in response to the death of George Floyd, CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Sanjay Gupta and Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms candidly discuss race, outrage and the fears about the spread of Covid-19.
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Governors in several states turned down Pentagon request for National Guard troops

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 19:45
Democratic governors in Virginia, New York, Pennsylvania and Delaware turned down requests from Defense Secretary Mark Esper to offer National Guard troops to help with security in Washington, DC.
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Gantz tells Israeli Army to step up preparations ahead of possible annexation

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 19:35
Israel's Defense Minister Benny Gantz has told the army to step up preparations in parts of the West Bank, heightening the sense the government stands ready to make a possible dramatic announcement on annexation in the next few weeks.
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Coronavirus: Evening update as report finds ethnic minorities are at greater risk

BBC - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 19:24
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this evening.
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Brazil could reach 1 million cases in weeks, study projects

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 19:23
• New epicenter could be the worst yet • The thousands of wishes the pandemic put on hold
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Massive queues as McDonald's reopens Scottish drive-thru restaurants

BBC - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 19:18
Police have directed long queues of traffic at some Scottish McDonald's drive-thrus.
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TV changed last night: Stephen Colbert got somber and ViacomCBS stations went dark

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 19:09
Television felt different Monday night.
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Hamilton 'overcome with rage' at US events following Floyd's death

BBC - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 19:08
Lewis Hamilton says he is "completely overcome with rage" at events in the USA following George Floyd's death.
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Coronavirus: London key workers to star on cover of British Vogue

BBC - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 19:05
Midwife Rachel Millar described being on the cover of Vogue as "surreal".
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I don't feel safe in USA, says ex-Man City and QPR defender Onuoha

BBC - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 18:57
Former Manchester City defender Nedum Onuoha says he does not feel "100% safe" in the USA.
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Mexico and parts of Brazil reopen after lockdown -- despite surging coronavirus cases

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 18:35
Some Latin America nations are partially reopening this week, despite still recording thousands of coronavirus deaths and infections.
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Police sergeant hit by car while responding to looting

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 18:29
A car hit a New York Police Department sergeant while he was responding to a pawn shop break-in in the Bronx.
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Trump threatens to unleash military in US. When will the generals speak out?

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 18:28
Not since one of President Donald Trump's heroes, Gen. Douglas MacArthur, led a mounted charge in 1932 to disperse an encampment of homeless veterans just outside the White House has the country seen such an application of violence against unarmed protesters outside "the People's House." On Monday evening police, with National Guard troops in reserve, attacked peaceful protesters gathered outside the White House with rubber bullets and tear gas. It's the kind of scene we associate with dictatorships, not western democracies.
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Entertainment leaders release Covid-19 production guidelines

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 18:20
Hollywood is inching closer to getting back to work, with the entertainment industry's guilds and unions signing off on a 22-page guideline document designed to establish safety protocols for producing movies and TV in the age of coronavirus.
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Gov. Cuomo says looters demean George Floyd's death

CNN - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 18:12
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo responded to looting that happened during protests following the death of George Floyd and the way the NYPD handled the situation, saying he was "disappointed."
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