Russian Activists Detained for Protesting Against Jailing of Journalist

Activists were detained in Moscow and St. Petersburg on May 29 after protesting against a 15-day jail sentence handed down to prominent Russian journalist Ilya Azar. He was arrested for holding a one-person protest in su...

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Trump Calls China’s Actions on Hong Kong ‘Plain Violations’

President Donald Trump announced Friday the U.S. will sanction Chinese officials responsible for eroding the autonomy of Hong Kong and begin the process of ending Hong Kong special trade benefits. ––––––––– READ MORE: U....

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LIVE AT 2PM: Trump holds news conference

President Trump is set to outline measures against China on Friday as the political fallout over the novel coronavirus spurs a broader power struggle between Beijing and Washington on trade finance and the fate of Hong K...

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Person of Interest in ADW (Knife) 400 b/o L St NW on May 16 2020

The Metropolitan Police Department seeks the public's assistance in identifying a person of interest in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) incident which occurred in the 400 block of L Street NW on T...

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Protesters and residents reflect on a night of upheaval in Minneapolis

As Minneapolis leaders begged for calm on May 28 residents and protesters reflected on the unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd at the hands of police. Read more: https://wapo.st/2AhLAav. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank y...

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WATCH: New York Gov. Cuomo provides coronavirus update

Slowing rates of infection in some of the hardest-hit parts of the United States have offered a glimmer of hope as New York City once the country’s main coronavirus hot spot announced plans Thursday to ease restrictions ...

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LIVE SOON: Biden speaks on George Floyd Minneapolis protests

Former vice president Joe Biden is expected to speak on George Floyd the man who died in police custody on May 25 and the response to his death. Read more: https://wapo.st/2XCPe6G. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your su...

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Trump vs. Scarborough and Biden's latest gaffe

In the latest episode of Beyond the Bubble McClatchy's Alex Roarty Francesca Chambers and Adam Wollner debate whether Donald Trump's much-criticized campaign against Joe Scarborough will affect his political standing (ev...

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Biden senior advisor Symone Sanders talks Minneapolis 2020 election and new book (FULL STREAM 5/29)

Symone Sanders senior adviser to Joe Biden’s presidential campaign and author of the new book “No You Shut Up” joined Washington Post columnist Karen Tumulty to discuss the civil unrest in Minneapolis politics and the 20...

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WATCH: Minnesota Gov. Walz holds news conference on protests

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz (D) holds a news conference on the protest surrounding the death of George Floyd. Fires raged through the night in Minneapolis after a group of demonstrators swarmed a police station which officer...

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Trump Offers To Mediate in India-China Border Dispute

Tensions have escalated since a fistfight broke out between Indian and Chinese soldiers

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Afghan Journalists Face Historic Uncertainty Ahead of Intra-Afghan Dialogue

Journalists say they've largely been frozen out of a planned series of reconciliation talks

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COVID-19 Complicates Relief Efforts in Restive Northern Mozambique

Militant attacks and the pandemic are posing major challenges for civilians in the region

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Pandemic Lockdowns Layoffs Devastate Livelihoods Worldwide

Disease has left people jobless homeless and in despair

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This Shared Fear Unites Us During Pandemic

We all fear what might happen to us if we catch the virus

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NYC Seniors Find Lighter Side of Pandemic in Comedy Class

Sessions relieve stress and anxiety

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New Yorkers Celebrate City That Never Sleeps Even During Pandemic

There’s no doubt that New York Cith has born the brunt of the COVID crisis in the United States #COVIDNewYork

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Why West Bank Bedouin Fear Israeli Annexation

Annexation would affect Bedouin communities who have lived there since 1950s

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Will COVID Forever Change How Americans Shop ?

Experts believe these changes will be long-lasting for both consumers and sellers

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In Nigeria Masks Are New Glamour Accessory

They add glamour and style to health and safety

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Britain’s Press Freedom Under Threat Amid Covid-19 Pandemic Journalists Warn

Reporters Without Borders says British government is using ‘Trumpian’ model

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Pandemic May Push Turkey Further to Autocracy

For years international observers western governments and opposition politicians in Turkey have warned of the country’s slide to what one commentator called "an elected autocracy" under President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. No...

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Radio Hams Keep in Touch through Pandemic

Lockdowns during the COVID pandemic have led to renewed interest in hobbies as people look for pastimes in their time of isolation. Mike O’Sullivan reports there’s a resurgence in amateur or “ham” radio a hobby that conn...

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Person of Interest in Burglary I/Theft I 700 b/o Kenyon St NW on May 28 2020

The Metropolitan Police Department seeks the public's assistance in identifying a person of interest in reference to a Burglary I/Theft I (Stolen Auto) incident which occurred in the 700 block of Kenyon Street NW on Thur...

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WATCH: NASA holds briefing ahead of crewed SpaceX launch

Space officials Wednesday postponed the launch of a crewed SpaceX rocket en route to the International Space Station because of problematic weather around Kennedy Space Center in Merritt Island Fla. and a tropical storm ...

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