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Tue 2 Jun 2020

Bombshell in George Floyd autopsy

Bombshell in George Floyd autopsy

An independent autopsy ordered by George Floyd’s family has found he died from “asphyxiation from sustained pressure” to his neck and back.

Anxious wait as sun ‘wakes up’

Anxious wait as sun ‘wakes up’

A surge in solar activity has been detected as the sun enters a new stage, but what impact will it have on Earth?

‘Like a war zone’: White House surrounded

‘Like a war zone’: White House surrounded

Military vehicles have rolled into the White House over fears another night of violent protests could break through defences.

Trump walks streets to visit 'special place'

Trump walks streets to visit 'special place'

Donald Trump has left his speech at the White House to walk around Lafayette Square, saying he was on his way to a "special place".

Pink lashes out at ‘privileged’ online trolls

premium_icon Pink lashes out at ‘privileged’ online trolls

Pink has hit out at internet haters who slammed her for sledging the “All Lives Matter” movement, as a “deeply saddened” Michael Jordan calls for change.

Rodman lashes looters: ‘We’re not f**king animals’

premium_icon Rodman lashes looters: ‘We’re not f**king animals’

As peaceful protests in the US are overshadowed by violence and looting, Chicago Bulls great Dennis Rodman has called for an end to the chaos.

Girl dies weeks after shock discovery

Girl dies weeks after shock discovery

Six weeks ago curly haired Stevie Stock was a healthy and happy three-year-old baby girl – until doctors made a heartbreaking find.

‘We’re not done’: US rocked by chaos

‘We’re not done’: US rocked by chaos

One week since the death of black man George Floyd, the US is gripped by chaos from coast to coast as organisers vow they are not finished yet.

Trump must control riots, or risk America

premium_icon Trump must control riots, or risk America

The time has come for Donald Trump to address his nation, and the growing protest movement, head on. If he doesn’t, America’s separation will only continue worsen.

Two clues COVID may have come from lab

Two clues COVID may have come from lab

Two unusual characteristics of COVID-19 have led some scientists to conclude it could be man made rather than from a Wuhan market.

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