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Anti-gov't protests in Seoul despite increasing coronavirus risk

1 minute ago   |   Al Jazeera

Tougher rules to contain coronavirus come as thousands stage demonstrations in downtown Seoul.
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Beirut's Shiites Like the Idea of Change, but Like Hezbollah More

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

In a Shiite stronghold, people agree that the political system is dysfunctional and needs replacing, but not if that means Hezbollah ceding its power.
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‘The Fish Rots From the Head': How a Salmon Crisis Stoked Russian Protests

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Plentiful salmon used to be one of the few perks for residents of Russia's Far East. Then the fish vanished, and many local residents blamed President Putin.
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Russian city holds sixth anti-Kremlin protest over detained governor

1 hour ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - About 2,000 people joined another march in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday in protest over President Vladimir Putin's handling of a local...
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Russia Worries If Awkward Ally's Time Is Up as Protests Swell

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Russia's options to preserve influence in its closest ally are narrowing as Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko's grip on power slips amid swelling popular protests...
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Thousands rally against SKorea leader despite virus warning

2 hours ago   |   ABC News

Thousands of anti-government protesters armed with umbrellas and raincoats have marched through the soggy streets of South Korea's capital, ignoring official pleas to stay home...
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Meghan Markle on returning home during George Floyd unrest: ‘just devastating'

Meghan Markle on returning home during George Floyd unrest: ‘just devastating'

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

In an online interview Friday, Meghan Markle blasted the “toxicity” of journalism and complained it was “just devastating” to be in the U.S. during the civil unrest over police...
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Protest group StandUpX fights against ‘undemocratic' Covid-19 measures, mixing real concerns with conspiracy theories

Protest group StandUpX fights against ‘undemocratic' Covid-19 measures, mixing real concerns with conspiracy theories

3 hours ago   |   RT

British protest group StandUpX is gaining in numbers. They mostly protest restrictive anti-Covid-19 measures, but members also oppose 5G and vaccines, among other things. The...
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Freed from Belarus jails, protesters recount beatings

3 hours ago   |   ABC News

Hundreds of people released from custody after a violent crackdown on protests in Belarus are sharing their accounts of harsh treatment at the hands of police
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Federal judge rules protesters allowed near Confederate monument in Alamance County

Federal judge rules protesters allowed near Confederate monument in Alamance County

7 hours ago   |   WRAL

Judge Catherine Eagles ruled that Alamance County's ban on allowing protestors on the courthouse grounds, steps, and sidewalks likely violates protesters' First Amendment rights.
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President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

It remains unclear how the president's orders will affect the app's 100 million U.S. users. Read more ...

California heat wave raises wildfire threat, causes rolling blackouts

California heat wave raises wildfire threat, causes rolling blackouts

California's power operator was directed to turn off electricity to approximately 200,000 to 250,000 customers at a time in rotating power outages. Read more ...

Humane society seeks donations after cat, kittens abandoned

Humane society seeks donations after cat, kittens abandoned

A cat who was in active labor was found abandoned in a box Thursday in Claremont, according to the Sullivan County Humane Society. Read more ...

Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

The Canada-U.S. border will remain closed to non-essential travel for at least another month. Read more ...

FBI attorney to plead guilty for altering email in Russia probe

FBI attorney to plead guilty for altering email in Russia probe

A former FBI attorney is preparing to plead guilty to altering an email used to obtain a surveillance warrant on former Trump campaign aide Carter Page. The attorney, Kevin... Read more ...

White House: Robert Trump, President Trump's younger brother, hospitalized...

White House: Robert Trump, President Trump's younger brother, hospitalized in New York

Robert Trump, the younger brother of President Donald Trump, is hospitalized in New York, the White House confirmed Friday. Read more ...

Pirates' game Saturday in question after Reds player tests positive for COVID-19

Pirates' game Saturday in question after Reds player tests positive for COVID-19

The Pirates' game Saturday in Cincinnati is up in the air after a Reds player tested positive for COVID-19. Read more ...

Islanders answer Alex Ovechkin challenge to take 2-0 series lead

Islanders answer Alex Ovechkin challenge to take 2-0 series lead

Alex Ovechkin welcomed himself to the postseason Friday night, but the Islanders took a 2-0 series lead anyways. Barry Trotz's crew withstood a two-goal game from the dangerous... Read more ...

Pompeo lashes out as U.N. Security Council rejects extension to Iran arms...

Pompeo lashes out as U.N. Security Council rejects extension to Iran arms embargo

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned the United Nations Security Council for rejecting a U.S. resolution to extend the arms embargo on Iran. The council voted to... Read more ...

Kershaw dominates, Bellinger 2 HRs, Dodgers drop Angels 7-4

Kershaw dominates, Bellinger 2 HRs, Dodgers drop Angels 7-4

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Clayton Kershaw allowed one hit over seven brilliant innings, Cody Bellinger hit a pair of two-run homers and the Los Angeles Dodgers opened the Freeway... Read more ...