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On This Day, May 31: London's Big Ben rings out for first time
Sun, 31 May 2020 03:00:08 -0400
On May 31, 1859, construction concluded and bells rang out for the first time from London's Big Ben clock tower.
Trump says military is 'ready' to deploy to Minneapolis protests
Sat, 30 May 2020 21:33:58 -0400
President Donald Trump said Saturday that military police could deploy to Minneapolis to respond to protests in the wake of George Floyd's death this week.
COVID-19: New York's frontline families to get death benefits; Trump criticized for WHO withdrawal
Sat, 30 May 2020 18:14:17 -0400
New York Gov. Cuomo said Saturday he signed a bill giving death benefits to families of frontline workers who died while fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.
Poll: Most Americans say economy is in a recession or depression
Sat, 30 May 2020 16:17:16 -0400
Since mid-April, most Americans have said they believe the country is in a recession or depression, a new poll shows.
Israeli police fatally shoot unarmed Palestinian man
Sat, 30 May 2020 15:56:14 -0400
Israeli police fatally shot an unarmed Palestinian man headed to school for people with disabilities in East Jerusalem on Saturday.
Protests grip dozens of cities in response to George Floyd's death
Sat, 30 May 2020 15:34:47 -0400
Protests erupted in more than a dozen cities across the United States overnight as activists called for justice for the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
Google delays Android 11 unveiling
Sat, 30 May 2020 14:15:17 -0400
Google announced Saturday that it will delay the unveiling of its new Android 11 operating system.
Latin America becomes epicenter of coronavirus pandemic
Sat, 30 May 2020 11:42:21 -0400
Latin America is poised to become the next epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a disease expert, as the rate of new deaths and cases decline in the United States and Europe.
Developing East Pacific tropical system to bring flood risk to Central America
Sat, 30 May 2020 09:53:38 -0400
Forecasters are focused on a brewing tropical system in the East Pacific, and depending on the path the system takes, it could be one for the record books.
Supreme Court upholds California's limits on churches amid pandemic
Sat, 30 May 2020 09:24:15 -0400
The Supreme Court has ruled against a church's challenge to California's executive order limiting church crowds amid the coronavirus pandemic.