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No candidates elected on first day of counting in Seanad elections

17 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph

No candidates have been elected after the first day of counting in the election for the first batch of seats in the new Seanad.
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Trump falsely claimed that expanding voting access would lead to a Republican never being elected in America again

Trump falsely claimed that expanding voting access would lead to a Republican never being elected in America again

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

In a Monday morning interview on "Fox & Friends," Trump said that congressional Republicans opposed expanding voting access in the coronavirus stimulus package because it would...
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Coronavirus misinformation is the latest test for social media platforms

Coronavirus misinformation is the latest test for social media platforms

3 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / It's just you and your devices now, in this socially-distanced world we all live in for the time being. Too bad the misinformation campaigns aren't also all on hold...
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Wisconsin officials are moving full speed-ahead with holding the state's April 7 presidential primary despite rising coronavirus cases

Wisconsin officials are moving full speed-ahead with holding the state's April 7 presidential primary despite rising coronavirus cases

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Wisconsin officials are moving forward with holding the planned April 7 presidential primary election as reported cases of COVID-19 drastically increase in the state. Nine...
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Trump says Republicans would ‘never' be elected again if it was easier to vote

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

President dismissed Democratic-led push for voter reforms amid coronavirus pandemic during Fox & Friends appearance Coronavirus - live US updates Live global updates See all...
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The Guardian view on key workers: applause is not enough

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Cleaners, refuse collectors and food industry workers are playing a vital role in this crisis. They deserve better pay and status When the new chancellor gave his first budget...
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Former Greek Nazi resistance fighter and MEP Manolis Glezos dies aged 98

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Former Syriza leader Alexis Tspiras said Glezos was a “symbol of a fighter” In the pantheon of Greek politicians feted as much for fortitude as tenacity, few have stood out...
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Hungary's Viktor Orbán wins vote to rule by decree

8 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

The Hungarian parliament on Monday voted by a two-thirds majority to allow the government of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to rule by decree without a set time limit. While the...
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Oxford University medical student 'raped female student following night out'

Oxford University medical student 'raped female student following night out'

9 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Niall McPaul, 27, allegedly raped the young woman before commenting, 'This is one of those unfortunate things that happen', after a US election party thrown by fellow students...
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STAT Plus: Pharmalittle: Drug pricing legislation is on the back burner; FDA issues emergency use for old malaria drugs

9 hours ago   |   STAT

Good morning, everyone, and welcome to another working week, although it may not quite seem that way, if only because you most likely have not moved very much since waking this...
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Murder inquiry after family of four and their dog found dead in West Sussex

Murder inquiry after family of four and their dog found dead in West Sussex

A murder investigation has been launched after a family of four and their dog were found dead at a home in West Sussex. Read more ...

Jack Grealish: Aston Villa midfielder apologises after breaking lockdown rules

Jack Grealish: Aston Villa midfielder apologises after breaking lockdown rules

Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish has apologised after breaking government lockdown guidelines amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Next COVID-19 hotspots 'will be hit hard with resources going to NY'

Next COVID-19 hotspots 'will be hit hard with resources going to NY'

New York has the highest number of COVID-19 cases in America with 66,000 of the country's 150,000. The next hotspots may be Louisiana, Florida and California. Read more ...

EastEnders spoilers: Phil Mitchell jailed as he hands himself into police...

EastEnders spoilers: Phil Mitchell jailed as he hands himself into police for the boat crash

What's this? Phil Mitchell with a conscience in EastEnders? After returning from being in hiding in the wake of the boat crash, Phil has seen first hand how awful Sharon is... Read more ...

New York City police will force people off crowded subway cars to enforce...

New York City police will force people off crowded subway cars to enforce social distancing, even as trains fill to the brim with essential workers

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday the police will enforce social distancing on subways. Some trains have been crowded, commuters said, as essential workers are... Read more ...

Prince Charles out of self-isolation in Scotland after catching coronavirus

Prince Charles out of self-isolation in Scotland after catching coronavirus

The Prince of Wales was self-isolating at his Birkhall home. Read more ...

Prince William wants to RETURN to the NHS as an air ambulance pilot

Prince William wants to RETURN to the NHS as an air ambulance pilot

Prince William wants to return to the NHS as an air ambulance pilot to do his bit in the fight against coronavirus. Read more ...

Rio Ferdinand tells Manchester United to splash £230m-plus on Harry Kane and...

Rio Ferdinand tells Manchester United to splash £230m-plus on Harry Kane and Jadon Sancho

Rio Ferdinand has urged Manchester United to spend over £230million to bring in Harry Kane and Jadon Sancho this summer. Read more ...

Trump says coronavirus social distancing could save ‘one MILLION US lives'...

Trump says coronavirus social distancing could save ‘one MILLION US lives' after record 486 deaths in one day

SOCIAL distancing could save up to one million Americans from being killed by the coronavirus outbreak, according to President Donald Trump. More than a million COVID-19... Read more ...

FA warned by non-league clubs they could face legal action in letter after...

FA warned by non-league clubs they could face legal action in letter after deciding to void season

The Football Association have been warned they may face legal action from non-league clubs unless they reconsider their decision to void the season. Read more ...