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Captain David Dorn Memorial Fund

We are raising money for the family of Captain David Dorn, who was killed in St Louis while defending his community. 77 year-old Dorn was reportedly murd... Full story

Taiwan calls on China to apologise for Tiananmen crackdown, Beijing cries 'nonsense'

TAIPEI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Taiwan called on China on Wednesday to apologise for the bloody 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators in Beijing, a call dismissed as “nonsense” by China’s foreign ministry. FILE PHOTO: Giant balloons in the shape of a Chinese military tank and Tank Man are placed at the Liberty Square, ahead of June 4th anniversary of military crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in Beijing's Tiananmen ... Full story

I’m a priest. The police forced me away from St. John’s Church for Trump’s photo op. Post

When I arrived in front of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Lafayette Square on Monday, bringing granola bars and cases of water, the mood was upbeat. I couldn’t have imagined the grotesque scene that would unfold hours later — that the police would shove us out of the way with riot shields, pepper balls and smoke canisters, to clear a path for President Trump. It was 4 p.m. by the time I got to the church. People were milling about the St. ... Full story

Coronavirus: Parents in Wales wait for school decision News

Image caption Back to school? Parents and pupils are waiting for the latest advice. Parents and pupils in Wales will learn later if any classes will return for the final weeks of the summer term. Education Minister Kirsty Williams said she will make a statement on Wednesday on the way forward for reopening classrooms following lockdown. Children in England started back on Monday, although some schools have not reopened and attendance has ... Full story

Cyclone Nisarga lashes areas near Mumbai

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption Cyclone Nisarga: Dramatic scenes as storm makes landfall near Mumbai. A cyclone is lashing areas on India's west coast after making landfall near the densely populated city of Mumbai. The eye of Cyclone Nisarga narrowly missed the megacity as it slammed into Maharashtra state. There are warnings it may trigger big storm surges. Officials moved tens of thousands of people along the coast ... Full story

Hong Kong leader says Beijing will not back down on new security law

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam, wearing a face mask following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, holds a news conference in Beijing, China, June 3, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins. HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Wednesday the central government will not back down on plans for national security legislation for the financial hub, even as Britain stepped up criticism of the move. Lam, speaking during ... Full story

Pope urges U.S reconciliation, condemns racism and street violence

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis called for national reconciliation in the United States on Wednesday, saying that while racism is intolerable, the street violence that has broken out is “self-destructive and self-defeating”. FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis leads the Pentecost Mass in the Blessed Sacrament chapel of the St. Peter's Basilica, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at the Vatican, May 31, 2020. REUTERS/Remo ... Full story

Coronavirus: Sweden's Tegnell admits too many died News

Image caption Swedes have been told to maintain social distancing but there has been no lockdown. Sweden's controversial decision not to impose a strict lockdown in response to the Covid-19 pandemic led to too many deaths, the man behind the policy, Anders Tegnell, has acknowledged. Sweden has seen a far higher mortality rate than its nearest neighbours and its nationals are being barred from crossing their borders. Mr Tegnell told Swedish ... Full story

Nissan warns UK plant 'unsustainable' without EU trade deal - BBC

FILE PHOTO: Qashqai cars by Nissan are seen parked at the Nissan car plant in Sunderland, Britain February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Phil Noble/File Photo. LONDON (Reuters) - Nissan’s ( ) car manufacturing plant in Sunderland, northern England, which employs 7,000, is “unsustainable” if Britain leaves the European Union without a trade deal, it said on Wednesday. Ashwani Gupta, the Japanese company’s global chief operating head, told the BBC its ... Full story

Parisians Savor More Than the Coffee as Cafes Reopen

PARIS — Nothing during the 11-week coronavirus lockdown could replace the ritual: a table in the sun with a tiny cup of black coffee on it. On Tuesday, Parisians rediscovered their favorite moment of sociability — coming together, while remaining apart. Cafes throughout France were allowed to reopen and the relief was universal, if dispersed. Many kept tables resolutely piled indoors. In Paris, still officially classified as a virus risk zone, ... Full story