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       State troops are activated after days of protests over the death of a man in police custody.
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       Clashes escalate after death of US man in custody 
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       Trump signs order targeting social media giants 
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Will flying get more expensive? 
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     * Could these ancient mummies be descended from Atlanteans?

The Mediterranean’s mysterious mummies 
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       The Mediterranean’s mysterious mummies 

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How coronavirus has hit minorities harder 
       The BBC’s Clive Myrie meets black and minority ethnic hospital staff and sees the impact the virus is having beyond the ward.
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     * Tracy Liu in 2020

Coronavirus racism: 'I was so scared I got a gun' 
       Covid-inspired attacks on East Asian people in the US reveal uncomfortable truths about American identity.
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       Myka Stauffer says her son's behaviour became too difficult but critics accuse her of exploitation.
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       Backlash after YouTubers give up adopted son 

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Premier League set to restart on 17 June 
       The Premier League is set to restart on 17 June - more than three months after it was suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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       Premier League set to restart on 17 June 
     * Sue Barker

'I'd go back and have all the fun again' 
       A dream Grand Slam, a lost medal and the mysterious phone call that sparked a new career. Sue Barker looks back on her life in tennis so far.
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     * World number one Rory McIlroy

Players set to wear mics during UK Swing 
       European Tour golfers will be encouraged to divulge their innermost thoughts when they resume in July by wearing microphones while playing, writes Iain Carter.
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       Players set to wear mics during UK Swing 

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How the pandemic in US compares with rest of world 
       More than 100,000 people have died and the country is now slowly reopening amid fears of new spikes
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       How the pandemic in US compares with rest of world 
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The perks of isolated work 
       How some people find joy in remote places
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       Virus test and trace system kicks off 
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France set to roll out virus-tracing app before UK 
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       France set to roll out virus-tracing app before UK 
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Zimbabwe's radical cure for depression 
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     * Hydroxychloroquine tablets are measured at a pharmaceutical facility , Utah, 20 May 2020

WHO halts trials of 'Trump drug' over safety fears 
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     * Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian attends a news conference

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Creative solutions to social distancing 
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