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(Bloomberg) -- Brazil reached 500,000 deaths from Covid-19 on Saturday, a toll second only to the U.S. As the milestone was officially passed, thousands protested in major cities against President Jair Bolsonaro and his handling of the pandemic.U.S infections have fallen to the level of the first lockdowns in March 2020, though President Joe Biden warned of a “deadly threat” from the highly-transmissible delta variant first found in India and now expected to become the dominant strain in the U.S
Aldi fans are going nuts for a $45 Strucket which will be available as a Special Buy on June 26. Read why fans are obsessing over the item.
Spain 1-1 Poland: Group C is going to the wire as the spoils were shared in Seville
Gerard Moreno missed a penalty as Spain were held by Poland in Saturday evening’s Group E clash. Alvaro Morata gave Spain the lead after a VAR review, slotting home from close range and initially seeing his striker ruled offside. Robert Lewandowski powered home a header in the second half for a share of the spoils.
Robert Lewandowski helped keep Poland alive at Euro 2020 by scoring a second-half equaliser in a 1-1 draw with Spain. Alvaro Morata ended his scoring drought by putting Spain ahead in the 25th minute but Lewandowski evened things in the 54th with a header for only his third goal with the national team at a major tournament. Spain striker Gerard Moreno missed a penalty kick shortly after Lewandowski's goal and Morata then missed an open net after after the ball rebounded off the post.
California Democrat blasted senior GOP senator for election reform opposition
Former Tory MP says party has become ‘reactionary’ and ‘populist’
Stanford researchers have developed 'atomically-thin' flexible electronics that could make electronic skin (and new implants) practical.
With marches, music and speeches, Americans on Saturday celebrated "Juneteenth", the newly declared national holiday that marks the end of slavery and which comes a year after George Floyd's murder sparked anti-racism protests.
Follow all the action as La Roja aim to banish their opening frustrations in Group E
Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro has repeatedly played down the coronavirus pandemic, questioned measures to stop its spread, doubted the safety of vaccines and promoted unproven remedies to combat it.
‘This goes against my history and everything I’ve done for my entire life,’ Woody Johnson tells reporters
Brian Harman suffered a nightmare of a hole at the U.S. Open, putting four times from five feet away.
Highlights of this day in history: Lizzie Borden found innocent of a grisly double murder; Britain's Queen Victoria begins rule; Race-related rioting hits Detroit; Muhammad Ali convicted in Vietnam War-era draft case; 'Jaws' premieres. (June 20)
(Bloomberg) -- Texas Student Housing Authority filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection, listing between $10 million and $50 million of liabilities.The non-profit, state chartered corporation had assets of $1 million to $10 million, and as many as 199 creditors, according to a June 18 filing in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas.The Southlake, Texas-based organization was established in 1995 to purchase and manage student housing facilities located near the campuses of maj
John Bercow, the former Conservative MP who became the scourge of Brexiteers as Commons Speaker, says he has switched allegiances to join the Labour Party. Mr Bercow said he regards the Tories under Boris Johnson as “reactionary, populist, nationalistic and sometimes even xenophobic”. Having stepped down as Speaker in 2019, he announced on Saturday that he joined Labour in recent weeks.
Quinton de Kock has missed out on a second successive century, dismissed for 96, as he dragged South Africa to 298 all out in their first innings against the West Indies on the second day of the second Test.De Kock's edge off the bowling of Kyle Mayers on Saturday flicked the gloves of wicketkeeper Joshua Da Silva standing up and looped to Shai Hope in the slips for a simple catch.
Police in New Orleans neighbourhood rescue woman in labour from flooded car
Gio Urshela shook off a bat splinter to the eye and homered to give the Yankees a late lead against Oakland.
(Bloomberg) -- Sign up for the New Economy Daily newsletter, follow us @economics and subscribe to our podcast.The Bank of England’s chief economist is poised to sound an alarm bell on inflation before he leaves the building.Andy Haldane is likely to emphasize the risk of price growth getting out of control when he attends his final Monetary Policy Committee decision on Thursday. He’s been the sole advocate on the panel for dialing down stimulus and outspoken on the growing threat of inflation,