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A healthy 30-year-old went to a crowded bar. He ended up on a breathing tube

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 02:58
Covid-19 was the last thing on his mind when he went to a crowded bar in Scottsdale, Arizona, Jimmy Flores said.
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Assisted living home residents are in need of pen pals in this time of isolation

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 02:48
Nearly four months into a strict no-visitor rule due to the coronavirus, an assisted living community in North Carolina tapped into the power of social media to get its residents connected with people from all over the world.
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Watch toddlers interrupt interviews on live television

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 02:45
Two live home interviews on BBC and Sky News in England had adorable interruptions on the same day.
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Coronavirus grief: 'Lockdown makes a bizarre situation ten times worse'

BBC - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 02:42
Many young people don't like talking about grief but the pandemic means thousands now have to.
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Russia report: Intelligence committee faces credibility challenge

BBC - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 02:37
The effectiveness of the committee, which has not sat since the 2019 election, has been questioned in the past.
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Americans who stayed home before they were told to saved lives, study finds

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 02:35
If you were one of the Americans who decided to self-isolate before you were required to by state or local mandate, good for you.
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Rehab in paradise: Western addicts head to Thailand to detox

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 02:33
Kneeling beside a gutter within a walled compound adjoining a complex of golden-roofed temples, 50 men in red pajamas with the word "overcome" on the back are sweating under the midday sun.
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New Zealand health minister resigns after blunders

BBC - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 02:15
David Clark had been under fire for breaking lockdown rules and for his response to the pandemic.
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Why Texas is seeing a surge in coronavirus cases

BBC - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 02:08
In the last week, the state has seen upwards of 6,000 new cases every day and hospitals are reaching capacity.
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Trump struggles to say what he would do with another term for second time in a week

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 02:02
It was a do-over of a softball question, but President Donald Trump still seemed to struggle to answer what he would do with a potential second term in an interview that aired Wednesday evening.
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Hundreds of teens at 'pong fest' party exposed to coronavirus, officials say

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 01:58
• California governor closes all indoor activities for counties on 'watch list' • California reimposes coronavirus restrictions for more than 28 million residents • Trump's aides debate a new virus approach as President claims it will 'disappear'
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The new cinema seating plans

BBC - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 01:53
How will social distancing affect going out when cinemas, bars and restaurants reopen in England, on 4 July?
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Coronavirus: Kate Silverton on her fear for children's mental health

BBC - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 01:51
BBC newsreader Kate Silverton warns of the damage the pandemic is doing to children's mental health.
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New commission in three major cities targets past misconduct within criminal justice systems

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 01:38
A civil rights advocacy group is teaming up with district attorneys in three major US cities to launch commissions that they say will listen to victims of past misconduct within the criminal justice system and try to right the wrongs.
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Who's afraid of Trump's America?

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 01:35
"The world is going to respect us again," Donald Trump promised in 2016 as he campaigned for the presidency, "Believe me." The world, he said, was "laughing at us," but that would change if he became president.
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Mayor received racist texts after mandating masks

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 01:32
Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas describes receiving a death threat and racist text messages after mandating the use of face coverings while in public.
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Lockdown: Suicide fears soar in LGBT community

BBC - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 01:30
There has been a huge increase in the number of LGBT people seeking suicide-prevention support.
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Geoffrey Rush: Sydney newspaper loses appeal over defamation payout

BBC - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 01:29
Actor Geoffrey Rush will receive a record sum from an Australian newspaper, after it lost an appeal.
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Coronavirus: Year groups kept isolated in back-to-school plan

BBC - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 01:23
Safety plans to be announced for England's schools in autumn will be based on separate "bubbles".
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Some consumer fireworks emit high levels of lead and other toxins, a new study finds

CNN - Thu, 07/02/2020 - 01:05
When it comes to fireworks safety, parents may warn kids to avoid getting too close.
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