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After Arkansas swim party, several coronavirus cases reported

By Melissa Alonso and Nicole Chavez, CNN Several people who attended a high school swim party in Arkansas have contracted Covid-19, Gov. Asa Hutchinson told reporters on Saturday.  © Governor Hutchinson’s office “A high school swim party that I’m sure everybody thought was harmless. They’re...

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Western Australia prepares for ‘once-in-a-decade’ storm

Australia’s western coast is bracing for a massive storm, which is expected to make landfall in the coming hours. Torrential rains, strong winds and waves of up to eight metres (26ft) are forecast in some areas. The severe weather is the result of the remnants...

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Today in History: May 21

1832: First Democratic National Convention held in the US The first-ever Democratic National Convention was held in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S., by a group of delegates supporting U.S. President Andrew Jackson. The Democratic Party, which was then known as ‘Republican Delegates from the Several States,’ officially...

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Coronavirus: A toast to my cancelled wedding

By Jon Kelly BBC Stories 2nd of May was supposed to be my wedding day – until Covid-19 intervened. But that won’t stop me delivering my groom’s speech, so make sure your glass is charged. [Taps prosecco flute with fork] It’s great to see so many...

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Coronavirus: Tinder boss says ‘dramatic’ changes to dating

Coronavirus has had a “dramatic” effect on the way people use the dating app Tinder, its boss has told BBC News, though the changes may suit plans he already had in store for the platform. The coronavirus outbreak and lockdown conditions have brought mixed fortunes...

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Safety Tips

Advice on the safe use of alcohol-based hand sanitizers To protect yourself and others against COVID-19, clean your hands frequently and thoroughly. Use alcohol-based hand sanitizer or wash your hands with soap and water. If you use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer, make sure you use and store it carefully....

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Basic protective measures against the new coronavirus

Stay aware of the latest information on the COVID-19 outbreak, available on the WHO website and through your national and local public health authority. Most people who become infected experience mild illness and recover, but it can be more severe for others. Take care of...

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Chinese ambassador to Israel found dead at home

China’s Ambassador to Israel, Du Wei, has died in his apartment in a Tel Aviv suburb, Israeli police and media say. Mr Du, 57, was found dead in his bed and the cause of his death has not yet been reported. He was only appointed...