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NY Prosecutors Say Trump Investigation Extends Beyond Hush Money_Ada Nkong

Manhattan prosecutors on Monday asked a federal judge to dismiss President Donald Trump's lawsuit challenging a subpoena for his financial records, emphasizing that their investigation extends beyond hush-money payments and pointing to public reports of "extensive and protracted criminal conduct" at the Trump Organization. Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance's lawyers have previously said the probe… Continue reading NY Prosecutors Say Trump Investigation Extends Beyond Hush Money_Ada Nkong

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Norway Restricts Cruise ship Arrivals After Coronavirus Outbreak_Ada Nkong

Norway will stop all cruise ships with more than 100 people on board from disembarking at Norwegian ports following an outbreak of COVID-19 on a Hurtigruten cruise ship, the Norwegian health minister has said. The announcement on Monday by Bent Hoie came hours after the cruise line said it would be halting all trips and… Continue reading Norway Restricts Cruise ship Arrivals After Coronavirus Outbreak_Ada Nkong

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US Military Calls Off Search for Missing Sailor, Seven Marines_Ada Nkong

The US military said Sunday it has called off a search for seven Marines and a sailor missing at sea for days, saying they were presumed dead. The military personnel were aboard an amphibious vehicle that sank Thursday in deep water off the coast of California during a training exercise. “It is with a heavy… Continue reading US Military Calls Off Search for Missing Sailor, Seven Marines_Ada Nkong

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Coronavirus: Media To Be Barred From Trump Election Nomination_Ada Nkong

The US Republican Party's vote to nominate its presidential candidate this month will be held in private, without press in attendance. A Republican National Convention spokeswoman gave coronavirus health guidelines as the reason, the Associated Press reports. Delegates are due to gather in North Carolina to formally renominate President Donald Trump. The 336 delegates will… Continue reading Coronavirus: Media To Be Barred From Trump Election Nomination_Ada Nkong

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Russia Preparing Mass Vaccination Against Coronavirus For October_Ada Nkong

Russia's Minister for Health Russia’s health minister is preparing a mass vaccination campaign against the novel coronavirus for October, local news agencies reported on Saturday, after a vaccine completed clinical trials.Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said the Gamaleya Institute, a state research facility in Moscow, had completed clinical trials of the vaccine and paperwork is being… Continue reading Russia Preparing Mass Vaccination Against Coronavirus For October_Ada Nkong

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Trump Says He Will Ban TikTok_Ada Nkong

President Donald Trump said Friday night that he will ban the popular short-form video app TikTok from operating in the United States, rejecting a potential deal for Microsoft to buy the app from its Chinese-owned parent company. "As far as TikTok is concerned, we're banning them from the United States," Trump said to reporters while… Continue reading Trump Says He Will Ban TikTok_Ada Nkong

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UK Officials ‘ New Trump Dilemma: What if He Loses? _Ada Nkong

Queen Elizabeth II threw him an extravagant state banquet at Buckingham Palace. Former Prime Minister Theresa May welcomed him to Blenheim Palace, the family seat of his hero, Winston Churchill. Her successor, Boris Johnson, refused to join a global chorus of criticism after he ordered troops to break up a Black Lives Matter protest outside… Continue reading UK Officials ‘ New Trump Dilemma: What if He Loses? _Ada Nkong

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King of Saudi, Salman Leaves Hospital After Gall Bladder Surgery_Ada Nkong

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has left hospital after a 10-day stay where the 84-year-old underwent surgery to remove his gall bladder. A video released late on Thursday by state media showed the king walking steadily out of King Faisal hospital in the capital, Riyadh, followed by several aides and his son, Crown Prince Mohammed bin… Continue reading King of Saudi, Salman Leaves Hospital After Gall Bladder Surgery_Ada Nkong

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Herman Caine Dies of Coronavirus_Ada Nkong

Herman Cain, a onetime Republican presidential candidate and former CEO of Godfather's Pizza, has died from coronavirus, according to an obituary sent from his verified Twitter account and Newsmax, where he was launching a television show. Cain, 74, was hospitalized earlier this month, and his Twitter account said this week he was being treated with… Continue reading Herman Caine Dies of Coronavirus_Ada Nkong