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NYPD officer in ‘chokehold’ video had prior brutality case

NYPD officer in ‘chokehold’ video had prior brutality case The officer who held the suspect's neck was identified as David Afanador, according to police sources. Chokeholds have always been banned by the NYPD and their use has been especially fraught since Garner died in 2014 after an officer put him in a chokehold while trying to arrest him. [Full Article...]

China’s cooperation with European Union outweighs competition - Premier Li Keqiang

China’s cooperation with European Union outweighs competition - Premier Li Keqiang Von der Leyen said Brussels and Beijing hope soon to sign an agreement on geographical indicators that would protect national producers, but she lamented the general lack of progress, particularly on lifting market access barriers, since last year's EU-China summit. [Full Article...]

Scientists find huge ring of ancient shafts near Stonehenge

Scientists find huge ring of ancient shafts near Stonehenge A prehistoric monument in southwest England, dating back to nearly 3000 BC, Stonehenge is also one of the most popular landmarks in the United Kingdom, regarded by many as a British cultural icon. Researchers have found 20 shafts, but estimate there may have been more than 30 originally. It is thought the shafts served as a boundary to a sacred area or precinct associated with the henge. [Full Article...]

Attorney for officer who killed Rayshard Brooks questions charges

Attorney for officer who killed Rayshard Brooks questions charges Fired officer Garrett Rolfe is facing 11 charges, including felony murder , for shooting Brooks twice in the back. "I have full faith in the criminal justice system", Brosnan said in a Thursday appearance on MSNBC with his attorney Don Samuel. [Full Article...]

Yemen's separatists take UNESCO site in "full-fledged coup"

Yemen's separatists take UNESCO site in Earlier this year, the separatists declared self-rule in Yemen's south and seized control of the city of Aden, a bid that sparked fears of fresh chaos in a country already embroiled in five years of conflict. Much of its plant life is found nowhere else on the planet, making it a site of global importance for biodiversity. The government which is led by President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi condemned... [Full Article...]

United Kingdom to unveil lockdown easing plans this week, Health Minister says

United Kingdom to unveil lockdown easing plans this week, Health Minister says Drinkers could have to register before being able to go to a pub, the United Kingdom government has confirmed. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to make a formal announcement next week. "I get the problems with the two-metre rule of course, ultimately there are problems with the fact that there's a virus and the challenge for the country, for all countries is how to get as much of norma... [Full Article...]

Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 8.99 million, death toll at 468,080

Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 8.99 million, death toll at 468,080 South Korea imposed intensive social distancing measures when the country's daily infections sharply surged in February and March, but relaxed the scheme in early May after the virus curve flattened from its peak of more than 900 new daily cases in late February. [Full Article...]

New Zealand reports 2 new COVID-19 cases

New Zealand reports 2 new COVID-19 cases Dr Ashley Bloomfield said campervans worked well when isolating travellers at the start of the pandemic. The man in his 30s travelled from India along with his wife. Of these, 54 have been followed up by the ministry and the last person was expected to be followed up with on Monday. There were 190 people who had been guests at the hotel, 179 of those have been contacted and 156 of them returne... [Full Article...]


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