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 2020-06-04 23:04 

UPI

Coronavirus: Brazil now has third highest number of cases globally...

With a spike of more than 20,000 new infections of COVID-19 within 24 hours, Brazil on Saturday reported the third-highest number of cases in the world behind Russia and the United States....

 2020-06-04 23:03 

AFP

Statue of limitations: Vandalised Ibrahimovic sculpture to stay in Malmo...

The statue of Swedish superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic will remain in his birthplace of Malmo despite it being repeatedly vandalised, the city's mayor said Thursday....

 2020-06-04 23:01 

AFP

Premier League clubs agree to five substitutions rule change...

Managers will be able to make up to five substitutions for the remainder of the 2019/20 Premier League season after clubs agreed to the temporary rule change at a meeting on Thursday....

 2020-06-04 23:01 

Reuters

[ UK ]

More drinkers cut than increase alcohol in lockdown, survey says...

People missing out on drinking in restaurants and bars during coronavirus lockdowns are not entirely making up for it by pouring more at home, a survey of nine countries conducted on behalf of beer, wine and spirits companies showed....

 2020-06-04 23:01 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UK retail sales dive 18% in May as lockdown bites - BDO...

British retailers saw sales plunge by nearly a fifth in May as the government's coronavirus lockdown measures kept shopping streets empty, a survey showed on Friday....

 2020-06-04 23:00 

UPI

WHO suspends trials of hydroxychloroquine, citing safety...

The World Health Organization announced Monday it was temporarily pausing international medical trials involving the malarial drug hydroxychloroquine, touted by U.S. President Trump as a possible cure for COVID-19....

 2020-06-04 23:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Gap records nearly $1 billion in losses on coronavirus-led store closures...

Gap Inc on Thursday reported a quarterly loss of nearly $1 billion as the apparel retailer was forced to close its stores due to the coronavirus outbreak, sending its shares down about 8% after market hours....

 2020-06-04 22:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

BRIEF-Nuvasive Says Anticipate Q2 Net Sales To Be Greater Than 55% Of Q2 2019 Net Sales...

NuVasive Inc:...

 2020-06-04 22:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Massachusetts directs agency to study phase-out of natural gas...

Massachusetts' top attorney asked the state's public utilities regulator on Thursday to probe the future of the natural gas industry as the state moves away from burning fossil fuels because they contribute to climate change....

 2020-06-04 22:56 

UPI

Judge advances murder cases of three men charged in Ahmaud Arbery killing...

A Georgia judge on Thursday advanced the cases against the three defendants charged with murder in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery to trial court....

 2020-06-04 22:56 

UPI

Anthony Fauci says hydroxychloroquine ineffective as coronavirus treatment...

Dr. Anthony Fauci said Wednesday that hydroxychloroquine, a drug President Donald Trump said he has taken to ward off the coronavirus, is not an effective treatment based on the latest scientific data....

 2020-06-04 22:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Slack revenue growth fails to impress, shares tank...

Slack Technologies Inc on Thursday posted slowing quarterly sales growth, disappointing investors who had expected a surge in demand for its workplace messaging app as companies rapidly adopt remote working tools and technology....

 2020-06-04 22:55 

AFP

Racing set to sparkle after 'sticky start' says trainer Gosden...

English racing is due to move up a gear with the first classics of the flat season this weekend after leading British trainer John Gosden described the sport's resumption as having "a sticky start" following the coronavirus lockdown. "We t...

 2020-06-04 22:51 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Video of Floyd's death offers clues into ex-Minneapolis officers' possible defense, say legal experts...

The video of George Floyd's death offers clues into how three former Minneapolis police officers charged with aiding and abetting his murder could defend themselves, from saying they didn't know excessive force was used to deferring to a senior of...

 2020-06-04 22:51 

AFP

'I hated myself': Evans hit rock bottom during drugs ban...

British number one Dan Evans says he "hated himself" and was "disgusted" with his behaviour when he was suspended for drug abuse....

 2020-06-04 22:49 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Soccer-Benfica blow chance to open up lead on Porto with home draw...

(Adds quotes, Sporting result)...

 2020-06-04 22:49 

Reuters

[ UK ]

BRIEF-Amwell Confidentially Files For IPO Amid Surging Demand For Telemedicine - CNBC...

(Reuters) -...

 2020-06-04 22:45 

AP

Delaware panel finishes marking up next year's budget...

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The General Assembly's budget-writing committee has finished marking up Democratic Gov. John Carney's proposed operating budget for the fiscal year starting July......

 2020-06-04 22:44 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Businesses should be reimbursed for damage by protesters -California governor...

Businesses damaged in protests over the killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who was asphyxiated in police custody in Minneapolis, should be reimbursed for their losses, California Governor Gavin Newsom, a Democrat, said on Thursday. (Reporting b...

 2020-06-04 22:44 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Atalanta coach says controversy over Valencia trip 'offensive'...

Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini has sought to clarify comments he made that suggested he had been suffering from novel coronavirus symptoms before and during the Italian team's Champions League last-16 second leg at Valencia....

 2020-06-04 22:43 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Brazil retailer Centauro prices share at 30 reais in follow-on offering: sources...

Brazilian sporting goods retailer Centauro priced its shares at 30 reais each in a follow-on offering aimed at raising proceeds to finance acquisitions, two sources with knowledge of the matter said....

 2020-06-04 22:42 

Reuters

[ UK ]

U.S. schools lay off hundreds of thousands, setting up lasting harm to kids...

Late last month, San Diego high school teacher Jessica Macias put aside her worries about her future, psyched herself up and launched into an enthusiastic lesson via video feed to her class on the theory of knowledge....

 2020-06-04 22:42 

UPI

'Tiger King': Joe Exotic speaks out after judge awards his zoo to Carole Baskin...

Joe Exotic on Thursday weighed in on a ruling that handed the zoo at the center of the Netflix documentary Tiger King to his rival Carole Baskin....

 2020-06-04 22:42 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Brazil retailer Centauro prices share at 30 reais in follow-on offering - sources...

Brazilian sporting goods retailer Centauro priced its shares at 30 reais each in a follow-on offering aimed at raising proceeds to finance acquisitions, two sources with knowledge of the matter said....

 2020-06-04 22:41 

Reuters Africa

Bernard Madoff fails to win compassionate release from prison...

A federal judge on Thursday rejected Bernard Madoff...

 2020-06-04 22:41 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Bernard Madoff fails to win compassionate release from prison...

A federal judge on Thursday rejected Bernard Madoff's request to be released early from prison because he was dying of kidney failure, saying the swindler has never fully accepted responsibility for his massive, decades-long Ponzi scheme....

 2020-06-04 22:41 

UPI

U.S. to send 2 million doses of hydroxychloroquine to Brazil...

The White House announced it will send Brazil 2 million doses of hydroxychloroquine in its fight against the coronavirus....

 2020-06-04 22:37 

AP

Authorities investigate fatal shooting of Arkansas officer...

ALEXANDER, Ark. (AP) — Authorities said Thursday they're investigating the fatal shooting of an Arkansas police officer who was found outside a residence where a fellow officer was......

 2020-06-04 22:37 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Canada's mortgage insurer tightens rules as it forecasts home-price drop of up to 18%...

The government-backed Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp said on Thursday it would tighten rules for offering mortgage insurance from July 1, after forecasting declines of between 9% and 18% in home prices over the next 12 months....

 2020-06-04 22:36 

AP

PG&E critics urge judge to reject utility's bankruptcy plan...

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric's proposal to pay $25.5 billion for a series of deadly Northern California wildfires ignited by its equipment faced a final barrage of resistance......

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