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by | September 07, 2020 | 02:06

MILDURA remains under the same set of strict restrictions as the rest of regional Victoria after Premier Daniel Andrews outlined his four-step plan to return to a "COVID-normal" life. Andrews said modelling showed cases would continue to average around 60 a day by next weekend, and if the state opened up too quickly it would be on track for a third wave by mid-November.

by | September 06, 2020 | 02:16

Cuomo said Trump's order was "illegal" and "another attempt to kill New York City". But no one on Wednesday had harsher words for Trump than Cuomo, who said the president had been "dismissed as a clown" by NY and was now trying to act like a king.

by | September 06, 2020 | 01:33

The 11,947-ton Gulf Livestock 1 cargo vessel. What do we know about the survivors? A third crewman from the Gulf Livestock 1 that capsized in a storm off Japan with a crew of 43, including two Australians and two New Zealanders, and a cargo of almost 6,000 cattle, was found alive on Friday.

by | September 06, 2020 | 01:34

Neal Browning receives a shot in the first-stage safety study clinical trial of a potential vaccine for Covid-19 at the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute in Seattle on March 16, 2020. On Friday, independent experts said results were weakened by the fact the trial was both open-label and non-randomised, meaning participants knew they were getting a vaccine, raising the chance of a placebo effect, and were not chosen at random, meaning doctors may have tried the drug on ...

by | September 06, 2020 | 01:39

Victoria's new cases were below 100 most days this week, down from a peak of 725 new infections on August 5, but remain higher than health officials had hoped five weeks into a six-week hard lockdown. Premier Daniel Andrews said the numbers are still be reconciled but the deaths include a male in his 60s, a male in his 70s, two males and two females in their 80s and two males and three females in their 90s.

by | September 05, 2020 | 00:54

In videos of the incident, the licence plate is legible, and only turns up results in two states - as a 15-year-old SUV in Virginia, or as a police interceptor-type Ford sedan in NY which remains an in-use make for the NYPD . The vehicle is seen driving away after one of the officers closes the rear door for one of the passengers. "We're really lucky it didn't have a collision with other cars", Shea said .

by | September 05, 2020 | 01:38

Federal agents from the FBI and the US Marshals Service had located Reinoehl on Thursday after a warrant was issued for his arrest. Lt. Ray Brady: "There was a confrontation between the officers that were on scene and the subject". Witnesses said they then heard 40 to 50 shots. Protesters returned Thursday night to a law enforcement building that's a frequent site of protests in Portland.

by | September 04, 2020 | 01:33

The company also said it was creating a label for posts by candidates or campaigns that try to claim victory before the election results are official. "But everything - any impact - rests on enforcement". The company will stop the repeated forwarding of messages on WhatsApp, ban new political ads in the week before the election, remove posts that suggest that people will get Covid-19 if they vote, and add an "informational label" to posts that try to delegitimise the election, Mark ...

by | September 03, 2020 | 02:03

Peskov complained that Russian Federation had not received an answer to its request for German doctors to share their findings. Upon conducting multiple tests involving experts from different fields, Russian doctors said that no traces of poison had been found, suggesting that Navalny's condition was caused by an abrupt drop of glucose in his blood due to a metabolic imbalance.

by | September 03, 2020 | 01:21

Charlie Hebdo has a place reserved at the trial, according to a Justice Ministry video of the preparations for the landmark legal process. However, it has been said in the editorial that after the attack in 2015, people have been demanding to publish those cartoons of the Prophet.

by | September 02, 2020 | 01:36

Facebook had until today reserved its public argument against the latest version of the code but has made similar claims that it would ultimately harm journalism in Australia and that news organisations voluntarily use its platform to boost their reach.

by | September 02, 2020 | 01:27

Substantial-profile COVID-19 vaccines developed in Russian Federation and China share a possible shortcoming: They are based mostly on a prevalent cold virus that a lot of persons have been uncovered to, possibly limiting their performance, some authorities say.

by | September 02, 2020 | 01:07

Speaking at the ceremony launching 2020-2021 judicial year at the presidential complex on Tuesday, Erdogan said some countries have sought to confine Turkey to its shores, calling it "a blatant injustice". Ankara's relations with Athens have deteriorated sharply, with strains over issues including migration and Turkey's decision to convert Byzantine-era churches into mosques including the Istanbul landmark Hagia Sophia.

by | September 02, 2020 | 02:06

For more than three months now, anti-racism protests have rocked Portland in the northwestern United States . President Trump has attacked the efforts of local Democratic officials. Kenosha Mayor John Antaramian had urged Trump on Monday to pick another time to allow the city to heal. Some of the Trump supporters, in exchange, maced and shot the protestors with paintballs.

by | September 01, 2020 | 01:50

A tropical depression could develop in the Atlantic and make its way off the coast of North Carolina and SC. This system continues to become better organized, and a tropical depression is expected to form later today or tonight while the system moves northeastward, near but offshore of the southeastern coast of the United States and then away from land.

by | September 01, 2020 | 02:16

In May, the Justice Department moved to dismiss the prosecution even though Flynn himself had pleaded guilty and admitted lying to the FBI during the Russian Federation investigation. Circuit Court Judge Neomi Rao dissented and argued that Sullivan's "conduct patently draws his impartiality into question". "But his petition for en banc review with no legal support whatsoever therefor manifests, first, that he plainly appears to view himself as a "party"; second, and more important, ...

by | September 01, 2020 | 01:00

Senate Homeland Security Committee chairman Ron Johnson, a Republican from Wisconsin , said the violence and loss of life would not stop until law enforcement reasserted control. The president has repeatedly threatened to send federal government forces into the city if Mayor Ted Wheeler does not crack down. The PAC is also expected to include support from several GOP megadonors, including Las Vegas casino mogul Sheldon Adelson, which is considered significant because he had a contentious ...

by | September 01, 2020 | 01:06

The former Indian president's son Abhijeet Mukherjee made the announcement on Twitter . In a deep coma since his brain surgery on August 10, Mukherjee had also tested positive for COVID-19 during treatment. He tweeted: "India grieves the passing away of Bharat Ratna Shri Pranab Mukherjee. Condolences to his family, friends & all citizens", said Kovind in a tweet.

by | September 01, 2020 | 00:36

In the last 24 hours, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh reported the highest number of fresh cases. Puducherry has registered 211 fatalities, Goa 178, Tripura 98, Chandigarh 45, Andaman and Nicobar Islands 44, Himachal Pradesh 34, Ladakh 32, Manipur 28, Meghalaya 10, Nagaland nine, Arunachal Pradesh five, Sikkim three and Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu two.

by | August 31, 2020 | 02:47

Large parties are now prohibited in Los Angeles , due to concerns around COVID-19, and the two are accused of breaching the Safer L.A. health order and the city's Party House Ordinance. Feuer's charges specifically referred to an August 8 incident where police were called on one of these parties over a noise complaint . The two own homes have been the subject of numerous community complaints and both owners have received multiple citations for violating the city's party house ordinance ...

by | August 31, 2020 | 02:09

In total there have been 147 cases reported in residents younger than 20, 302 in their 20s, 181 in their 30s, 148 in their 40s, 142 in their 50s, 85 in their 60s, 61 in their 70s and 70 older than 80. Residents ages 20 to 29 represent almost 20% of total Will County COVID-19 cases as of August 25, according to the Will County Health Department. The Darke County General Health District reported the county has 585 positive cases with 64 hospitalizations.

by | August 31, 2020 | 01:43

The country also reports a recovery rate of almost 77 percent. India added a record 80,092 fresh Covid cases on Sunday, becoming the first country in the world to cross the 80,000-mark in one single day since the outbreak of the pandemic, even as the week ending August 30 turned out to be the worst of the month.

by | August 31, 2020 | 01:23

Mr Andrews said the benefits from the first four weeks are starting to show. Metropolitan Melbourne is subject to another fortnight of strict stage four restrictions including an 8pm to 5am curfew and a ban on travelling beyond a five-kilometre radius of home.

by | August 30, 2020 | 01:12

A career LDP politician, he is the grandson of Nobusuke Kishi, who himself was prime minister of Japan from 1957 to 1960. In 2012, Ishiba beat Abe in a first-round party poll that included rank-and-file members but he failed to win a majority and lost in a run-off, when only MPs voted.

by | August 30, 2020 | 01:09

Berlin's mayor Michael Muller defended the ban, citing concerns that protesters did not plan to observe social distancing rules and would undoubtedly spread the virus at a time when cases have already been rising. The UK continues to see a rise in coronavirus infection rates, with Health Secretary Matt Hancock telling British media Saturday that further nationwide restrictions can not be ruled out.

by | August 29, 2020 | 02:24

Trump has consistently faced criticism over his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, and for not taking it more seriously in public. Four people who were at the Republican National Convention in Charlotte have tested positive for the coronavirus, health officials in North Carolina's Mecklenburg County said.

by | August 29, 2020 | 00:37

Japan's PM Shinzo Abe is to announce his resignation over health issues, local media reported. Abe will remain Prime Minister until the part has chosen a successor. The Japanese Government's handling of the pandemic has been far from universally popular, with a poll from news agency Kyodo earlier this month reporting that the Cabinet had only a 36 er cent approval rating.

by | August 29, 2020 | 01:15

Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer reported that 1,200 pregnant women and girls between the ages of 14 and 52 have tested positive for the virus and two have died of complications. Dallas County has confirmed 70,100 COVID-19 cases, including 895 confirmed deaths . Meanwhile, the tally of coronavirus cases in Israel surpassed 110,000 as the COVID-19 resurgence continued.

by | August 29, 2020 | 02:06

These waves will come through the evening and into the overnight hours, finally coming to an end during the early morning hours of Saturday . National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration view of Hurricane Laura . It will be muggy today , with high reaching near 90 degrees. This area of thunderstorm activity has increased through the day and could become more organized through the weekend as it approaches the Caribbean.

by | August 29, 2020 | 00:46

As schools begin to reopen in Florida , the state has confirmed that almost 9,000 children had contracted COVID-19 over a 15-day period in August, according to data from the Florida Department of Health . Health officials earlier this summer had noted a similar group outbreak in neighboring Lincoln County tied to a campground concert. In addition to the increase in COVID-19 cases in children, the state saw hospitalizations rise from 436 to 602 among children as well.

by | August 28, 2020 | 00:55

The indisputable fact has come up as a result of a speech Kimberly Guilfoyle delivered at the Republican National Convention on Monday night. Born in San Francisco, Guilfoyle was married to Gavin Newsom , now the Democratic governor of California , when he was the mayor of San Francisco.

by | August 27, 2020 | 01:56

The visa restriction will target individuals responsible for, or complicit in, the reclamation and militarization of disputed outposts in the South China Sea , as well as those involved in "coercion" by China against Southeast Asian claimants to inhibit their access to offshore resources, he said.

by | August 27, 2020 | 01:17

It should not allow itself to be egged on by other countries and put itself into risk. Greece was able to secure the support of France - which became the EU's biggest military power after Britain formally left the bloc - in three days of war games starting on Wednesday that also include Italy and Cyprus.

by | August 27, 2020 | 00:56

The most recent major hurricane that struck Louisiana was Rita in September 2005, which brought with it 115-mph winds. Get The Brief. Sign up to receive the top stories you need to know right now. It's a strong storm: "Laura has become a very powerful hurricane this morning", the National Hurricane Center said in an 11 a.m. advisory Wednesday.

by | August 27, 2020 | 00:32

One person was shot dead and another two were injured in the United States city of Kenosha on Tuesday night, according to media reports, as groups clashed during protests over the police shooting of a black man . "It's going to take a miracle for Jacob Blake Jr to ever walk again", Mr Crump said, adding that the family meant to bring a lawsuit "to hold wrongdoers accountable".