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Cop Who Shot Rayshard Brooks Charged with Murder

Prosecutors have brought murder charges against the white Atlanta police officer who shot Rayshard Brooks in the back. They said Brooks was not a deadly...

Malaysia Set to Open Region’s Tallest Skyscraper

Exchange 106...SE Asia's tallest building CNN- Southeast Asia's tallest skyscraper is set to open its doors more than four years after allegations emerged against the...

ILO Claims Coronavirus is Causing Massive Work Loss

GENEVA (ILO News) – The COVID-19 crisis  is expected to wipe out 6.7 percent of working hours globally in the second quarter of 2020...

21 Dead, Hundreds Injured & Missing as Earthquake Hits Albania

(CNN)- At least 21 people have been killed, several more are missing and hundreds have been injured after a 6.4 earthquake struck Albania...

More, Mainly Peaceful, US Demonstrations- AP News Roundup

Protests more subdued; 3 more officers charged in Floyd's death; 8:46 becomes a potent symbol of police brutality  Protests in cities across America condemning racism...

Gunman Kills 3, Injures 15 at California Garlic Festival

BBC- Three people have been killed and 15 injured after a gunman attacked a food festival in Gilroy, California near San Jose. The gunman was...

Workplace Human Rights Top Priority of G20 Declaration

GENEVA (ILO News) – ILO Director-General Guy Ryder has welcomed the Declaration by G20 Labour and Employment ministers , committing to human-centred future of work...

Impeachment: Trump Orders US EU Envoy Not to Testify

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Ambassador Gordon Sondland has been blocked from testifying   BBC- The Trump administration has blocked the US ambassador...

US South: Tornado, Windswept Rain Leaves Trail of Destruction

A tornado strike destroyed homes and left a trail of devastation across large parts of the US south on Sunday, as forecasters warned that...

China: Coronavirus May Be Here Forever

The Chinese researchers have added to the global concerns questioning whether we will ever be able to eradicate coronavirus. Unfortunately, there is a high...

Associated Press World View: Economies Savaged by COVID-19

American and European economies savaged by pandemic; Trump wonders aloud about China releasing virus in lab The sheer economic devastation on the United States and...

Philippeans: Virus Lockdown Protestors Will Be Shot

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday warned violators of coronavirus lockdown measures they could be shot for causing trouble and said abuse of medical...

Harry & Meghan: The British Royal Family in Transition to Reality

Mi The British royal family could be at risk.Chris Jackson/Getty Images   The existence of the British monarchy could be at risk now that...

UK: Driver of Death Truck Charged with Manslaughter

Charged: Maurice Robinson A lorry driver has been charged with 39 counts of manslaughter after the bodies of eight women and 31 men were found...

White House Tried to Hide Trump’s Call to Ukraine

BBC- Senior White House officials tried to "lock down" all details of a phone call between Donald Trump and the Ukrainian president, according to...

DR Immigrant Arrested in Murder of NY Homeless Men

New York Police with Randy Santos (center) “Randy”  Santos, a 24-year-old immigrant from the Dominican Republic, was arrested by the New York Police Department and...

FBI Probe: Black Lives Matter Protests or Urban Terrorism?

Protests against police killing of black people, many initially peaceful, became eclipsed again as darkness fell by unrest across an American landscape shaken to...

Gulf Tensions Increase as Iran Seizes a 3rd Ship

Stenna Imperio Captured last month   Iran has seized another foreign tanker in the Gulf, state media reports claim. Iranian forces seized the Iraqi ship for "smuggling...

Major US Sports Events Affected by Coronavirus

NASCAR postpones races: The stock car racing body has postponed races in the national circuits, and will hold a full season when it...

COVID-19 Could Push Millions of Kids into Low Wage Jobs

NEW YORK/GENEVA (ILO News) – Millions more children risk being pushed into child labour as a result of the COVID-19 crisis , which could lead...

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