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First Death Of Detainee In An ICE Detention Center From COVID-19 – NPR, Npr.org

First Death Of Detainee In An ICE Detention Center From COVID-19 – NPR, Npr.org

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UrbanEars first true wireless earbuds start at just $ 69 – The Verge, The Verge

UrbanEars first true wireless earbuds start at just $ 69 – The Verge, The Verge

Swedish audio brand UrbanEars has announced its first pairs of true wireless earbuds, the Luma and the Alby. They’re modestly specced, but that’s understandable considering they’re priced at just $99 and $69 respectively. The UrbanEars Alby are the cheaper of the two at $69, and for that price you’re getting three hours of battery life…

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First ICE detainee dies from coronavirus – CNN, CNN

First ICE detainee dies from coronavirus – CNN, CNN

(CNN)A 57-year-old man from El Salvador became the first person to die from coronavirus while in Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody, a senior immigration official told CNN on Wednesday.The man had been held at the Otay Mesa Detention Center in San Diego, California, the official said."He contracted (Covid-19) at the facility," the senior immigration official…

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Tom Cruise will work with NASA on first movie filmed in space, NASA says – The Verge, The Verge

Tom Cruise will work with NASA on first movie filmed in space, NASA says – The Verge, The Verge

NASA is working with Tom Cruise to film the first movie shot in space, according to NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine. The details of the project aren’t clear, but Bridenstine says the film will take place aboard the International Space Station. We don’t know yet how Cruise will be participating in the adventure, but he’s well-known…

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France saw first coronavirus patient in DECEMBER, doctor claims after examining samples – Daily Mail, Dailymail.co.uk

France saw first coronavirus patient in DECEMBER, doctor claims after examining samples – Daily Mail, Dailymail.co.uk

A French doctor claimed the country saw its first coronavirus patient in December, weeks before its first officially recorded case.  Dr Yves Cohen, head of resuscitation at several hospitals in Ile-de-France, Paris, said new patient sample testing has confirmed the virus was in France just after Christmas. His team revisited negative tests for coronavirus and flu of…

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Coronavirus: First club publicly opposes Premier League plan to restart season at neutral venues – The Loppy, Sky.com

Coronavirus: First club publicly opposes Premier League plan to restart season at neutral venues – The Loppy, Sky.com

Brighton and Hove Albion have become the first Premier League club to publicly oppose plans to restart the season in neutral stadiums.The club's chief executive, Paul Barber, said the move at "this critical point in the season" would "have a material effect on the integrity of the competition". His comments come as organisers mull how…

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Los Angeles is now the first major US city to offer free coronavirus testing for all residents – CNN, CNN

Los Angeles is now the first major US city to offer free coronavirus testing for all residents – CNN, CNN

(CNN)Los Angeles is offering free coronavirus testing to all residents, becoming the first major United States city to do so."We have the capacity so don't wait, don't wander and don't risk infecting others," Mayor Eric Garcetti said when he made the announcement at a news conference on Wednesday.The testing became available Wednesday night and there…

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US GDP shrank 4.8% in the first quarter amid the largest contraction since the financial crisis – CNBC, CNBC

US GDP shrank 4.8% in the first quarter amid the largest contraction since the financial crisis – CNBC, CNBC

Gross domestic product fell 4.8% in the first quarter, according to government numbers released Wednesday that provide the first detailed glimpse into the deep damage the coronavirus wreaked on the U.S. economy.Economist surveyed by Dow Jones had expected the first estimate of GDP to show a 3.5% contraction.This marked the first negative GDP reading since…

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First Thing: Trump's latest coronavirus take – sue China – The Guardian, Theguardian.com

First Thing: Trump's latest coronavirus take – sue China – The Guardian, Theguardian.com

Good morning. Donald Trump was back behind the microphone on Monday after a weekend off from his daily White House coronavirus briefings. Upon his return, Trump revealed his administration was conducting “serious investigations” into China’s handling of the disease outbreak, and would most likely seek “very substantial” damages from Beijing over the pandemic. Trump says…

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