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Police in Belarus detained 3,000 people at protests after election - RIA

23 seconds ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - Police in Belarus detained around 3,000 people at protests that erupted on Sunday following the presidential election, Russia's RIA news agency cited the Belarusian...
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Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

4 minutes ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Poland on Monday called for an emergency European Union summit on the situation in Belarus after night clashes in Minsk following a presidential election in the country. “The...
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Black Activist Burnout: 'You Can't Do This Work If You're Running On Empty'

Black Activist Burnout: 'You Can't Do This Work If You're Running On Empty'

14 minutes ago   |   NPR

National attention on the fight for racial justice may wane, but many protesters are still staging rallies and marches. How do they fight the system while combating their own...
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Belarus: Lukashenko wins election marred by protests

18 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   5 articles

Preliminary results give Belarusian leader a sixth term, while rights group reports one protester killed, 200 detained.
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Official results hand Belarusian leader Lukashenko re-election victory, opposition protests

28 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

MINSK - Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko won a landslide re-election victory, the central election commission said on Monday, after bloody clashes between riot police...
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Thai anti-government protesters eye more rallies against Prayuth

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

Prime Minister faces pressure to call for new elections and implement constitutional reforms as demonstrations return.
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Officials say Belarus' President Alexander Lukashenko took 80% of the vote in election that sparked mass protests

1 hour ago   |   ABC News


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Belarusian president Lukashenko re-elected by landslide - initial results

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

MINSK - Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko won a landslide re-election victory, the central election commission said on Monday, after late night clashes between police...
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At least one killed, dozens injured in Belarus clashes after election: human rights group

3 hours ago   |   National Post

MINSK - At least one person was killed after being knocked over by a police prisoner van and dozens were injured in clashes between police and protesters after the Belarus...
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We're All Hong Kongers Now

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

China wants to swallow up Hong Kong's remaining freedoms. But it can't be allowed to arrest, on American soil, a U.S. citizen.
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Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of...

Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of mask mandates

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Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

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Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Hundreds of frustrated voters were turned away from centers across Puerto Rico that never received ballots. Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks, which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai detained, his Apple Daily offices searched

Billionaire media tycoon and Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai has been arrested on suspicion of “collusion with foreign powers.” Police also searched the offices of his Apple... Read more ...

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while testing his new electric bicycle at his home in California, according to a spokesperson. Read more ...

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

A plan from President Donald Trump to extend additional unemployment benefits requires states to provide 25% of the funds, and it's unclear whether states have the money or the... Read more ...

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 33 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets advanced to the first round of the NHL playoffs with a 3-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in a... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO - Bryson DeChambeau made the best run of his career at a major championship, but still fell short despite shooting a final-round 66 to finish 10-under for the... Read more ...

White House Reportedly Asked How To Get A New President's Face On Mount Rushmore

White House Reportedly Asked How To Get A New President's Face On Mount Rushmore

Trump wasn't joking when he told South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem he wanted his face on Mount Rushmore, she said. Read more ...