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    Man dies from coronavirus infection after attending ‘COVID party’

    Agence France-Presse . New York, United States | Updated at 11:48am on July 13, 2020

    A 30-year-old man from Texas died from coronavirus after attending a ‘COVID-19 party’ hosted by an infected person, a doctor had revealed...

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    Trump dons mask as global infections gather pace

    Agence France-Presse . Bethesda, United States | Updated at 11:09am on July 12, 2020

    US president Donald Trump finally yielded to pressure and wore a face mask in public for the first time, as new figures Sunday showed the...

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    India-China crisis boosts India-US relation

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:42pm on July 11, 2020

    A border clash has plunged ties between India and China to their lowest point in decades. But one beneficiary looks clear — the US-India relationship....

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    US unveils tariffs on France over tech tax but delays collection

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:14pm on July 11, 2020

    The United States on Friday unveiled heavy import duties on France in retaliation for the country’s tax on American tech giants, but will hold off...

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    Trump to revise immigration system

    Agence France-Presse . Miami | Updated at 12:24pm on July 11, 2020

    President Donald Trump said Friday that he would soon issue an executive order on immigration that includes a path to citizenship for people brought to...

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    United States welcomes WHO probe into coronavirus origins

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:24am on July 11, 2020

    The United States welcomes the World Health Organisation’s probe into the origins of the novel coronavirus in China, its ambassador to the United Nations in...

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    Black Lives Matter sign outside Trump Tower

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:40am on July 11, 2020

    New York City on Thursday painted a huge Black Lives Matter sign on the pavement outside Trump Tower on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue, replicating similar murals...

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    US judge issues gag order in George Floyd case

    Agence France-Presse . Minneapolis | Updated at 12:18am on July 11, 2020

    The judge presiding over the cases of four fired Minneapolis police officers charged in the killing of George Floyd issued a gag order Thursday, after...

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    US coronavirus cases soar

    Agence France-Presse . La Paz, Bolivia | Updated at 12:14am on July 11, 2020

    Bolivia’s interim president became the latest world leader to test positive for the coronavirus Thursday, as the United States notched yet another record-breaking surge of...

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    US bans Pakistan’s PIA over pilot licence scandal

    | Updated at 11:12pm on July 10, 2020

    The United States has banned Pakistan International Airlines from operating chartered flights to the country, the airline said, after it announced nearly 150 pilots would...