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Wed 3 Jun 2020

Sick tactic white supremacist used to drum up fear and hate

Sick tactic white supremacist used to drum up fear and hate

A shadowy neo Nazi group has been busted posing as anti-fascist coalition Antifa in a bid to incite violence and racial tensions across the US.

Trump backs down on military use as protests support grows

premium_icon Trump backs down on military use as protests support grows

A day after threatening states that he would dispatch the military to quell protests, President Donald Trump appeared to be backing down.

NZ ends social distancing, paving way for trans-Tasman sport

premium_icon NZ ends social distancing, paving way for trans-Tasman sport

New Zealand is expected allow large crowds to gather at sporting events and concerts, allowing Australia to play international sporting games.

The last eight minutes and 46 seconds of George Floyd’s life

premium_icon The last eight minutes and 46 seconds of George Floyd’s life

What started with a packet of cigarettes purchased with a suspected fake $20 note led to graphic footage of a death in custody and protest around the world.

Supermarket’s swimsuit ban sparks fury

Supermarket’s swimsuit ban sparks fury

All Lynn Ruane wanted to do was buy a loaf of bread, but instead she was lashed by a store worker over her “inappropriate” outfit.

Sign US has given up on COVID-19 crisis

Sign US has given up on COVID-19 crisis

There has been a glaring omission from US President Donald Trump’s schedule despite 761 new deaths from COVID-19 yesterday.

US riots continue, NYT blasted for 'terrible' headline

US riots continue, NYT blasted for 'terrible' headline

The New York Times is copping criticism for its latest front-page headline, as the United States wakes following another night of protests and "mayhem".

Scary reality of pandemic in Sweden by Aussie expat

Scary reality of pandemic in Sweden by Aussie expat

Aussie Matthew Low reveals his frightening reality of living through the COVID-19 pandemic in Sweden – where there are almost no restrictions despite deaths.

US addresses Sunrise on-air attack

US addresses Sunrise on-air attack

The US Ambassador to Australia has issued a statement less than a day after American police knocked down a Channel 7 reporter.

Hulk’s ex banned for ‘sickening’ tweet

Hulk’s ex banned for ‘sickening’ tweet

The ex-wife of WWE icon Hulk Hogan has been banned from a wrestling promotion because of one tweet about the protests in America.

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