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Antifa: Trump says group will be designated 'terrorist organisation'

Image caption US President Donald Trump has repeatedly blamed Antifa for rioting amid George Floyd protests. The US will designate the anti-fascist group Antifa a terrorist organisation, President Donald Trump says. The president accused Antifa of starting riots that stemmed from protests over George Floyd's death. Mr Floyd, a black man, died in police custody earlier this week, reigniting anger at police treatment of African-Americans. ... Full story

New coronavirus losing potency, top Italian doctor says

ROME (Reuters) - The new coronavirus is losing its potency and has become much less lethal, a senior Italian doctor said on Sunday. A lifeguard wearing a protective face mask takes the temperature of a woman at a newly reopened beach after months of closure due to an outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Punta Hidalgo, in Punta Ala, Italy May 31, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Lorenzini. “In reality, the virus clinically no longer exists ... Full story

12-year-old girl raped by 11 men in Jigawa Nigeria

Police in Jigawa State have arrested eleven people for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl. Spokesman of the State police command, SP Abdu Jinjiri confirmed the arrested to DAILY POST in Dutse. He said the incident occurred at Limawa quarters in Dutse local government area of Jigawa State. Jinjiri explained that the arrest was made after the police in the area received a complaint that one Alh Zuwai, 57 years old of Ma’ai village in Dutse local ... Full story

Vanessa Bryant shares Kobe's 'I Can't Breathe' photo

FILE PHOTO: Vanessa Laine Bryant reacts as she speaks during a public memorial for her late husband, NBA great Kobe Bryant, her daughter Gianna and seven others killed in a helicopter crash on January 26, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 24, 2020. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson. Amid nationwide unrest over the death of George Floyd, Vanessa Bryant shared a photo of her late husband Kobe wearing an “I Can’t Breathe” ... Full story

Exclusive: Mexican broadcaster Televisa to launch mobile phone service, challenging Slim

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican broadcaster Televisa said on Sunday it will start offering mobile phone service, a bid to challenge billionaire Carlos Slim’s America Movil, which has long dominated the country’s telecommunications market. FILE PHOTO: The logo of broadcaster Televisa is pictured at its offices in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez/File Photo. Rather than building infrastructure, Televisa will ... Full story

Workers living in Mexico helping California's pandemic health response

EL CENTRO, Calif. (Reuters) - Hundreds of Mexicans and Americans who live south of the border enter southern California’s hospitals every day. Marco Bosquet, outpatient clinic administrator for El Centro Regional Medical Center, who lives in Mexicali, Mexico and works at the Imperial Valley, California, poses for a picture at El Centro Regional Medical Center in El Centro, California, U.S., May 27, 2020. Picture taken May 27, 2020. ... Full story

Thuram, Plea dazzle in Gladbach rout of Union

BERLIN (Reuters) - Marcus Thuram and Alassane Plea combined to score three goals as Borussia Moenchengladbach crushed Union Berlin 4-1 on Sunday to reclaim third place in the Bundesliga with five matches left. Soccer Football - Bundesliga - Borussia Moenchengladbach v 1. FC Union Berlin - Borussia-Park, Moenchengladbach, Germany - May 31, 2020 Borussia Moenchengladbach's Marcus Thuram kneels after celebrating their second goal, as play resumes ... Full story

French COVID-19 cases show further decline

People enjoy the sunny weather at Luxembourg gardens as Paris parks reopen amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Paris, France, May 30, 2020. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann. PARIS (Reuters) - France’s coronavirus cases are continuing to decline, health officials said on Sunday, with 14,322 patients currently in hospital, down from 14,380 a day earlier. The number of COVID-19 patients in intensive care fell to 1,319 from 1,361, the ... Full story

Sri Lanka to reopen some tourism in August with restrictions - official

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka plans to reopen its tourism sector on Aug. 1 by allowing only small groups of visitors to begin with, a tourism official said on Sunday. FILE PHOTO: A man fishes near a deserted beach as the Colombo financial city is seen behind him during the curfew imposed by the government amid concerns of spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Colombo, Sri Lanka April 2, 2020. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte/File Photo. ... Full story

Anniversary of Tulsa race massacre revives calls for reparations

On 31 May, 1921, white mobs staged a two-day massacre of a thriving black town in Oklahoma , mounting one of the bloodiest episodes of racist violence in US history. After a black man in Tulsa was accused of assaulting a white woman, an armed mob supported by law enforcement and city officials stormed the Greenwood neighbourhood, where 35 blocks of homes, businesses, libraries, hospitals, schools and churches were destroyed within 14 hours. ... Full story