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MLB players 'resoundingly reject' owners' plan as stalemate continues

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MLB players stand firm against further pay cuts in negotiations Owners rejected players' association's plan for 114-game season Baseball players reaffirmed their stance for...
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Outcry over decision to end free school meals voucher scheme in July

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Campaigners threaten legal action, saying 1.3m children in England at risk of holiday hunger Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Campaigners have...
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Span of attention: Downing Street says Boris Johnson committed to building Scotland-Northern Ireland bridge

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Boris Johnson remains committed to building a £20 billion bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland, Downing Street has said after reports the plan has been shelved.
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Stall holders and social distancing as popular outdoor market returns to Kirkcaldy

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Traders in Kirkcaldy High Street celebrated a cautious return of the town's Artisan Friday market for the first time since it had to be shelved before the lockdown.
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The big sport quiz: 110 questions for the whole family, from football to the Olympics

The big sport quiz: 110 questions for the whole family, from football to the Olympics

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Mining firm 'knew significance' of 46,000-year-old Aboriginal caves before blowing site up

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Rio Tinto says the demolition was a 'misunderstanding'
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Coronavirus: New York City reports no new Covid-19 deaths for first day since mid-March

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Governor announced outdoor dining to re-open in certain regions on Wednesday
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WHO updates guidance to say everyone should wear face masks in public 'where transmission risk'

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The World Health Organization has updated its guidance to recommend that governments ask everyone to wear face masks in public areas where there is a risk of transmission of...
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US shocks economists by adding 2.5 million jobs in May as unemployment...

US shocks economists by adding 2.5 million jobs in May as unemployment declines to 13.3%

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday said US employers added 2.5 million payrolls in May, a shocking figure that defied economist expectations for 7.5 million jobs... Read more ...

Black lives mattered before George Floyd was murdered - even if you're just...

Black lives mattered before George Floyd was murdered - even if you're just now noticing

Ever since Trayvon Martin's death sparked the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement, police have killed many more black people. George Floyd is the most recent case in the... Read more ...

Hydroxychloroquine does NOT treat coronavirus, biggest study into the drug finds

Hydroxychloroquine does NOT treat coronavirus, biggest study into the drug finds

Oxford University scientists pulled the drug from the Recovery trial today after results showed hydroxychloroquine had no benefit on NHS patients hospitalised with the virus. Read more ...

Here's why the May jobs report shocked economists that were expecting...

Here's why the May jobs report shocked economists that were expecting near-record unemployment and massive losses

The latest jobs report on Friday showed the unemployment rate fell to 13.7% in May, a development that surprised many economists. It had been projected to hit nearly 20%, a... Read more ...

Fortress White House: Tall black fences go up around 1600 Pennsylvania Ave...

Fortress White House: Tall black fences go up around 1600 Pennsylvania Ave as protests continue

Tall, black fences have sprung up around the perimeter of the White House as protesters have demonstrated over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

More than 250 New York Times employees planned a virtual walkout over...

More than 250 New York Times employees planned a virtual walkout over controversial Tom Cotton op-ed. Read their note to executives

More than 250 New York Times employees planned to stage a virtual walkout on Friday after the publication of Sen. Tom Cotton's op-ed that called for US military intervention to... Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here's what you need to know before markets open. 1. Global stocks rise as investors digest the ECB's huge new stimulus package and await US jobs data. Oil prices rose as the... Read more ...

Joe Biden says 10 to 15% of Americans 'are just not very good people' in an...

Joe Biden says 10 to 15% of Americans 'are just not very good people' in an interview on how to unite America

Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden told a Thursday online town hall that 10 to 15% of Americans are "just not very good people." Critics said his remarks echoed... Read more ...

Estée Lauder workers call for senior management to remove family heir and...

Estée Lauder workers call for senior management to remove family heir and board member over his support for Trump

More than 100 Estée Lauder employees have requested the removal of board member and family heir, Ronald Lauder, over his support for President Donald Trump, Bloomberg reported... Read more ...

Black Lives Matter and the ACLU are suing the Trump administration for...

Black Lives Matter and the ACLU are suing the Trump administration for forcing peaceful protesters out of his way with tear gas before his church photo op

Black Lives Matter, the ACLU, and other civil rights groups are suing members of the Trump administration for clearing peaceful protesters in Washington DC with tear gas and... Read more ...