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Coronavirus: Mother calls on Boris Johnson to help migrants

BBC - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 14:14
A mother asks the PM for support for migrants financially hit by the crisis who can't claim benefits.
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Katy Perry shows off baby bump in new photos

CNN - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 14:13
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Cummings 'might have broken lockdown rules' - police

BBC - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 14:02
But any breach - relating to his Barnard Castle trip - was "minor" and the police will not fine him.
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1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during pandemic

CNN - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 14:02
More than 40 million Americans have filed for first-time unemployment benefits since the coronavirus pandemic forced the US economy to shut down in March. Nearly one in four American workers has filed for unemployment insurance.
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European Tour to resume with six-week 'UK Swing' in July

BBC - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 14:00
The European Tour season is set to resume in July with a six-week 'UK Swing' tournament and run to December.
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Martin Scorsese reveals lockdown 'anxiety' and 'relief'

BBC - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:53
The US film director has made a haunting home video for the BBC about his experience of confinement.
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Boris Johnson adviser may have breached lockdown rules, police say

CNN - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:49
Boris Johnson's embattled chief aide Dominic Cummings may have broken the UK's coronavirus rules by driving to a castle town during lockdown, British police have concluded, heaping further pressure on the Prime Minister to change his position and sack his adviser.
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George Floyd: Minnesota sees second night of clashes over death in custody

BBC - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:42
Tear gas is fired at protesters angry at the death of a man pinned down by a policeman in Minnesota.
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Exclusive: Corporate America is very, very bullish on the economic recovery

CNN - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:15
Business leaders predict the United States will swiftly dig itself out of the deep downturn driven by the coronavirus pandemic.
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George Floyd's brother: I'm tired of seeing black men die

CNN - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:07
Philonise Floyd, the brother of a black man who was killed while in Minneapolis police custody, tells CNN's Alisyn Camerota that he wants people protesting his brother's death to be peaceful.
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Tearful CNN commentator: There's just so much pain

CNN - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:01
CNN political commentator Bakari Sellers reacts to the death of George Floyd after he was pinned down by police in Minneapolis.
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Golf, tennis & bowls to be allowed in Scotland from Friday

BBC - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:51
Playing non-contact outdoor sports in Scotland - including golf, tennis and bowls - will be allowed from Friday.
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The full toll of Covid-19 on children's mental health won't be known for years

CNN - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:46
"Any time the doorbell rings, he runs inside and hides," a parent recently shared with me when talking about how difficult the coronavirus pandemic has been for her 5-year-old child.
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Coronavirus: Is this the final hurrah for clap for carers?

BBC - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:37
The UK will applaud its carers this evening for what the event organiser says could be the last time.
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US warship again challenges China's South China Sea claims

CNN - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:36
The US Navy once again challenged Chinese claims in the South China Sea Thursday, sailing the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Mustin near the Paracel Islands.
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John Boyega: Star Wars actor rails against racism after George Floyd death

BBC - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:33
The Star Wars actor delivers an uncompromising message after the death of George Floyd in the US.
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Facebook and Twitter shares fall as Trump targets social media

CNN - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:33
US President Donald Trump is going to battle against Twitter and Facebook — a move that could weigh on companies whose shares have so far outperformed during the pandemic.
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Review: Tracee Ellis Ross takes a page from mom's playbook in 'The High Note'

CNN - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:33
As the daughter of Diana Ross, Tracee Ellis Ross' portrayal of a pop diva adds an appealing hook to "The High Note," which casts her as an aging songstress whose career has reached a crossroads. Despite a fairly generic tune, the movie comes together harmoniously enough, augmented in part by characters motivated and connected by their passion for music.
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