Shared article from AOL: Floyd outrage revives question of Biden’s VP choice

Singapore records 518 more coronavirus cases, bringing the total number to 34,884 The vast majority of the new cases are among migrant workers living in overcrowded dormitories

Two Nasa astronauts set to dock at International Space Station later 🧑‍🚀🧑‍🚀 Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken are travelling in a Dragon capsule, supplied by Elon Musk’s SpaceX, which they have named Endeavour

“He didn’t give me an opportunity to even speak.” George Floyd’s brother, Philonise Floyd, described how his conversation with Donald Trump went. “It was hard… he just kept, like, pushing me off, like ‘I don’t want to hear what you’re talking about.”

Being an ally — a person who is not a member of a particular marginalized group but seeks to help end the oppression of those who are — is a constant process. This is by no means an exhaustive list, but here are some ways to start.

How has Vietnam seemingly bucked the global trend and largely escaped the scourge of the coronavirus? The answer, according to public health experts, lies in a combination of factors

Nearly a week on from the death of George Floyd, thousands of protesters poured onto the streets in several cities across the US. While some demonstrations were peaceful, others ended in chaos and devastation.

[News Update] The Minister of Health confirms no new COVID-19 case in Brunei today. The national tally stands at 141. No new recovery was recorded. One active case remains at the National Isolation Centre (NIC) in Tutong. #borneobulletin

A German engineer on the first flight carrying European workers back to China has tested positive for coronavirus as an asymptomatic carrier, local authorities said Sunday

#NSTnation Married couples living separately in different states must apply for permission before undertaking journeys requiring the crossing of state borders. #CMCO #ConditionalMovementControlOrder

Preliminary analysis on history of smoking and NCDs carried out on 86 of the 115 people who died of COVID-19 in Malaysia, 19.8 per cent or 17 were found to be #smokers – Health DG @DGHisham #COVID19Malaysia #SocialDistancing #selfdiscipline

LIVE BY THESE RULES: If you mess up: own it If you make a mistake: apologize If you fail: try again If you don’t know: admit it If you care about someone: tell them ~@LollyDaskal #Leadership #Management

86 daripada 115 kes #COVID19 yang meninggal dunia di Malaysia, 17 orang adalah golongan perokok – KP Kesihatan @DGHisham #COVID19Malaysia #JagaJarak #DisiplinDiri #KitaJagaKita #KitaTeguhKitaMenang

#Smokers at high risk of suffering from more serious complications if they get infected by #COVID19 – Health DG @DGHisham #COVID19Malaysia #SocialDistancing #selfdiscipline

Of the 57 new #COVID19 positive cases reported today, 10 are import cases and 47 local, of which 43 are non-Malaysians and four, Malaysians – Health DG @DGHisham #COVID19Malaysia #SocialDistancing #selfdiscipline

#COVID19 🇲🇾 Terkini 31 Mei. Jumlah kes baharu COVID-19: 5⃣7⃣ kes Jumlah kumulatif: 7,819 kes Jumlah kematian baru: 0 kes Jumlah kumulatif kematian: 115 kes (1.47%) Jumlah kes aktif: 1,351 kes Jumlah kes di ICU: 9 kes Pesakit COVID-19 Intubated: 2 kes

#COVID19 🇲🇾 Terkini 31 Mei. 2⃣3⃣ lagi pesakit sembuh dan discaj. Keseluruhan 6,353 pesakit #COVID19 telah sembuh dan discaj atau 81.25% daripada keseluruhan kes di Malaysia. Tahniah dan terima kasih.

Sambut Gawai Dayak secara sederhana, patuhi #PKPB demi putuskan rantaian COVID-19 #GawaiDayak #DisiplinDiri #KitaMestiMenang #COVID19

Golongan perokok berisiko tinggi mendapat komplikasi yang lebih teruk jika dijangkiti #COVID19 – KP Kesihatan @DGHisham #COVID19Malaysia #JagaJarak #DisiplinDiri #KitaJagaKita #KitaTeguhKitaMenang

#COVID19: Tiada kes kematian dilapor hari ini, jumlah kumulatif kekal 115 kes – KP Kesihatan @DGHisham #COVID19Malaysia #JagaJarak #DisiplinDiri #KitaJagaKita #KitaTeguhKitaMenang

The World Health Organization has released new guidance for mass gatherings amid the coronavirus pandemic, saying that holding gatherings outdoors, limiting attendance to healthy people and staggering arrivals could all help limit the spread of the virus

Hundreds of businesses in Minnesota’s Twin Cities — Minneapolis and St. Paul — were damaged or looted during protests over the death of George Floyd. Yet some of those business owners are still voicing their support for protesters.

The FBI’s top lawyer is resigning amid renewed pressure from US President Trump and Republican allies for the bureau to remove any remaining officials associated with the Russia investigation

‘We have our military ready, willing and able if they ever want to call our military,’ said President Trump as he offered to send troops to quell Minnesota violence. Follow our live updates here

WATCH: During a remote expedition off the coast of Queensland in Australia, marine researchers saw an underwater ‘tornado,’ likely caused by the vertical thrusters of the remote vehicle, according to experts

WATCH: Reuters reporter @jeffmason1 objects to White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany’s suggestion that journalists don’t want houses of worship to reopen

Two members of a Reuters TV crew were hit by rubber bullets and injured in Minneapolis when police moved into an area occupied by about 500 protesters. More here: 📷@JulioCesrChavez

For nearly a decade, the UN Security Council has been frequently paralyzed by Russia’s obstinacy over the Syrian crisis, but now it is US-China rivalry that has infected a growing array of issues, according to officials and diplomats

Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound — the third-holiest site in Islam after Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia — reopens after being closed for more than two months because of the #oronavirus pandemic

VIDEO: Antwerp University Hospital will be using a robot called CRUZR, supplied by the Belgian company Zorabots, to automatically detect the temperature of patients and whether or not they are wearing masks as they enter the hospital

The number of #coronavirus cases worldwide tops, with Brazil registering another record surge in daily infections as divisions deepen on how to deal with the pandemic

Washington’s declaration this week that Hong Kong is no longer sufficiently autonomous from China was a historic moment with potentially far-reaching consequences for the finance hub — though much depends on President Donald Trump

Shuffling around their tiny slum home which is too small to stand up in, Thanapat Noidee and his wife Papassorn share donated noodles with their sons and worry about bills, as the #coronavirus pushes Thailand’s poor deeper into penury

Hari Tanpa Tembakau Sedunia diraikan pada 31 Mei setiap tahun bagi meningkatkan kesedaran kesan bahaya penggunaan tembakau. Tema tahun ini ialah belia iaitu memperkasa golongan muda yg menjadi sasaran industri dan memerangi ketagihan tembakau. 👇

. @IsmailSabri60, on behalf of the government, conveyed Hari Gawai greetings to all the people celebrating the harvest festival in Sarawak, advising them to comply with CMCO restriction on number of visitors and only on first day

Almost 800,000 registrations recorded up to May 29 for MySejahtera application developed by government to assist in managing #COVID-19 outbreak – @IsmailSabri60

#CMCO: Bank ATMs restricted operating hours from 8 am – 8 pm lifted, can revert to normal from tomorrow as per banks’ practices – @IsmailSabri60

The mayor of Rochester, New York, has declared a state of emergency and ordered a curfew from 9 p.m. Saturday to 7 a.m. Sunday

The European Union wants Washington to reconsider its decision to cut funding to the World Health Organization over its handling of the #COVID-19 crisis, which infected nearly six million people and killed more than 364,000