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 2022-05-29 01:24 

Sydney Morning Herald

Texas Republican Ted Cruz confronted at restaurant over gun control after Uvalde shooting...

The prominent opponent of gun control laws earlier accused Democrats of seeking to use the school massacre as a pretext to "disarm Americans" at an NRA meeting....

 2022-05-29 00:17 

Deutsche Welle

Ukraine: Zelenskyy rules out 'military means' to regain all lost territory — live updates...

Ukrainian President Volodmyr Zelenskyy said not all lost territory to Russia since 2014, such as Crimea, could be retaken militarily due to the high human cost. Follow DW for more....

 2022-05-29 00:08 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'They wanted to be here forever': Why elderly residents are forcibly leaving this town...

After 51 years living in the same regional community in Western Australia, Beryl Batt's parents had no other option than to travel more than 90km away to access aged care, despite an effort by the town to keep the seniors at home....

 2022-05-28 23:58 

Reuters

[ World ]

Chevron California refinery workers ratify contract; ending strike | Reuters...

Striking workers at Chevron Corp's Richmond, California, refinery voted on Saturday to ratify the latest contract offered by the company, ending a 10-week strike, said sources familiar with the vote....

 2022-05-28 23:07 

Washington Post

Ukraine war volunteers are coming home, reckoning with difficult fight...

Americans and other foreign fighters who've taken up arms against Russia describe glaring disparities between what they expected and what they've experienced....

 2022-05-28 23:01 

Deutsche Welle

Cannes: Ruben stlund wins second Palme d'Or for 'Triangle of Sadness'...

The crude satire exploring notions of beauty and privilege won its director one of cinema's most prestigious prizes for the second time. Other films to win top honors include "Close" and "Stars at Noon."...

 2022-05-28 23:00 

The Strait Times

While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, May 29...

A selection of news stories that happened overnight, May 29, 2022.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-05-28 22:56 

CNN International

Why Kylian Mbapp chose to stay at PSG...

Resplendent with a charismatic protagonist, politicians, two of the world's biggest football clubs, and hundreds of millions of dollars at stake, the Kylian Mbapp saga kept the football world gripped as he oscillated between signing for Real Madrid an...

 2022-05-28 22:47 

CBS News

[ World ]

Real Madrid earns 14th European title with 1-0 win over Liverpool...

Brazil winger Vincius Jnior applied a close-range finish in the 59th minute from Federico Valverde's drive across the face of goal....

 2022-05-28 22:42 

Reuters

[ World ]

Clinical Real Madrid down Liverpool to claim 14th European Cup | Reuters...

Real Madrid secured a record-extending 14th European Cup when they beat Liverpool 1-0 in a Champions League final delayed for more than half an hour after police tried to stop people trying to force their way into the Stade de France on Saturday....

 2022-05-28 22:41 

Reuters

[ World ]

Nigeria opposition picks veteran Abubakar as presidential candidate | Reuters...

Nigeria's main opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday elected former vice president and veteran politician Atiku Abubakar as its candidate to contest next year's presidential election to succeed incumbent Muhammadu Buhari....

 2022-05-28 22:36 

Al Jazeera

Real Madrid beats Liverpool 1-0 for 14th European Cup title...

Liverpool could not get past Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois: 'Today nobody was going to get in my way,' he said....

 2022-05-28 22:32 

The Strait Times

Russia pummels eastern towns in bid to encircle Ukraine forces...

Kyiv intensifies its calls for longer-range weaponry from the West to help it fight back in the Donbas region.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-05-28 22:29 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'Like Where's Wally': Can you spot an ancient Huon pine from the air? Scientists think they've found a way...

Tasmania's ancient Huon pines are highly vulnerable to fire — and we don't know exactly where they all are. These scientists are working to change that....

 2022-05-28 22:29 

CBC

'Enough is enough': U.S. VP Kamala Harris attends funeral of Buffalo, N.Y., attack victim...

Mourners laid to rest the last of 10 Black people killed in a racist attack at a Buffalo, N.Y., supermarket with a service on Saturday that became a call to action and an emotional plea to end the hate and violence that has wracked the United States....

 2022-05-28 22:23 

CNN

[ US ]

Police failed to act quickly in Uvalde. Experts say their inaction allowed for the massacre to continue and led to catastrophic consequences...

The decision by police to wait before confronting the gunman at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde was a failure with catastrophic consequences, experts say, ultimately costing the lives of 19 children and two teachers....

 2022-05-28 22:12 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'Australia's greatest sporting family': Indigenous boxing legend receives long overdue recognition...

Raised at Burnt Bridge Mission, Dunghutti man Dave Sands rose from humble beginnings to become a boxing legend in the 1940s and 50s. Decades later his family is striving to keep his story alive....

 2022-05-28 22:03 

The Strait Times

Ukraine receives missiles, howitzers, Zelensky expects good news on arms supplies...

So many Harpoons have been handed over...

 2022-05-28 22:01 

Deutsche Welle

Iran says it has 'not arrested' crews of seized Greek tankers...

Tehran says the crews of two Greek oil tankers confiscated in the Gulf have not been detained and are in good health. Athens called the seizures "acts of piracy."...

 2022-05-28 21:58 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Federal review says Dominion software flaws haven't been exploited in elections...

Federal cybersecurity officials have verified there are software vulnerabilities in certain ballot-marking devices made by Dominion Voting Systems, discovered during a controversial Georgia court case, which could in theory allow a malicious actor to tamp...

 2022-05-28 21:52 

The Strait Times

NRA gun lobby group gives leader LaPierre vote of confidence, despite struggles...

NRA leaders allegedly used funds to pay for family trips to the Bahamas, private jets and expensive meals and clothes.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-05-28 21:41 

CNN International

Real Madrid beats Liverpool to win Champions League title on a night marred by security issues...

Real Madrid is simply made for nights like these....

 2022-05-28 21:39 

CNN

[ US ]

Two people were killed and three are missing after a boating accident in coastal Georgia county...

Two people were killed and three others are missing after two boats collided Saturday morning on the Wilmington River, in Georgia's coastal Chatham County, officials said....

 2022-05-28 21:32 

Euronews

Best in Europe! Real Madrid beat Liverpool to win Champions League final...

Vincius Jnior got the winning goal....

 2022-05-28 21:32 

Deutsche Welle

Champions League: Real Madrid beat Liverpool to win 14th European title...

Real Madrid narrowly beat Jrgen Klopp's Liverpool in a match marred by chaotic scenes outside the Stade de France ahead of the final....

 2022-05-28 21:23 

Deutsche Welle

Sri Lanka: Police and protesters clash again as Russian oil docks...

Sri Lankan authorities used tear gas and water cannons to disperse protesters on their 50th day demanding the president's resignation. Meanwhile, a Russian oil shipment docked in the cash-strapped country's capital....

 2022-05-28 21:15 

Al Jazeera

Is ethical ivory trade possible?...

Zimbabwe pushes to sell its $600m stockpile as countries in southern Africa back call to relax global ban....

 2022-05-28 21:12 

Reuters

[ World ]

Thompson-Herah beats American Richardson in the Pre Classic 100m | Reuters...

Olympic champion Elaine Thompson-Herah beat American Sha'Carri Richardson in the 100 metres at the Prefontaine Classic on Saturday in 10.79 seconds....

 2022-05-28 21:11 

Sydney Morning Herald

Reports reveal Texas gunman made threats to girls online...

New reports reveal the Texas gunman who shot and killed children at Robb Elementary school in Ulvade made threats to girls online in the weeks leading up to the massacre....

 2022-05-28 21:10 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Aussie Jai Hindley cracks main rival, stands on brink of winning Giro d'Italia...

Jai Hindley is on the verge of making Australian cycling history, as he takes the lead of the Giro d'Italia with just the final time trial to come....

 2022-05-28 21:09 

Al Jazeera

Russia-Ukraine live news: Putin to discuss Ukraine grain supplies...

Russian leader tells France, Germany that Moscow is 'ready' to allow Ukraine grain exports in lieu of sanctions relief....

 2022-05-28 21:04 

Al Jazeera

'Triangle of Sadness' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes Film fest...

A viciously sharp satire about class conflict wins the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival in France....

 2022-05-28 21:02 

CNN International

WNBPA calls for renewed action to free Brittney Griner from Russian detention...

The Women's National Basketball Players Association (WNBPA) marked the 100th day of Brittney Griner's detention in Russia by renewing calls for her release....

 2022-05-28 20:57 

CNN

[ US ]

Two fraternity members charged in Stone Foltz hazing death acquitted of involuntary manslaughter, reckless homicide...

Two fraternity members charged in the 2021 hazing death of Bowling Green State University student Stone Foltz were acquitted of involuntary manslaughter and reckless homicide by a jury on Friday....

 2022-05-28 20:40 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

'Evil', not guns, blamed...

Former US President Donald Trump, calls for 'impenetrable security at every school all across our land'...

 2022-05-28 20:40 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Ukraine church breaks with Moscow...

Council of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church says that it disagreed with the position that Patriarch Kirill I, the leader of the Moscow Patriarchate of the Russian Orthodox Church, had taken on the war...

 2022-05-28 20:39 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Gun firm in question...

Shooting puts national spotlight on Daniel Defence, a family-owned business in Georgia that has emerged as a trailblazer in an aggressive, boundary-pushing style of weapons marketing and sales...

 2022-05-28 20:39 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Texas shooting and hints...

Exchanges raise questions about whether teenagers who knew the 18-year-old should have reported the concerns to their parents...

 2022-05-28 20:39 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Gotabaya under pressure...

Tear gas and water cannons were fired by police to disperse protesters near World Trade Centre in Colombo...

 2022-05-28 20:36 

Al Jazeera

Landslides and floods kill dozens in northeast Brazil...

At least 28 killed in the last 24 hours in northeastern Pernambuco state, authorities said....

 2022-05-28 20:16 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Harris calls for assault weapons ban after back-to-back mass shootings...

Vice President Kamala Harris called for an assault weapons ban Saturday, saying that in the wake of two back-to-back mass shootings such arms are...

 2022-05-28 20:06 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iranian Ebrahimi Wins Cannes Best Actress Prize For Holy Spider Role...

Iranian Zar Amir Ebrahimi has won the best actress award at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival for her role as a journalist helping to catch a serial killer in the thriller Holy Spider....

 2022-05-28 20:04 

Deutsche Welle

UN's Bachelet 'raised concerns' on visit to China's Xinjiang...

Activists slammed UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet for her restrained criticism directed at China's leaders after her return from Xinjiang. But Bachelet noted that her visit was "not an investigation."...

 2022-05-28 19:56 

Al Jazeera

Putin says Russia 'ready' to allow Ukraine grain exports...

Kyiv has been unable to export grain supplies due to Russia's invasion, which has sent global food prices soaring....

 2022-05-28 19:55 

The Strait Times

Heavy rains in north-east Brazil kill at least 35...

Downpours lash two major cities, in what is the Brazil's fourth major flooding event in five months.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2022-05-28 19:49 

Deutsche Welle

Discrimination against Roma 'is an echo from back then'...

Mehmet Daimagler is Germany's first commissioner for combating discrimination against Sinti and Roma. He says ending such discrimination is a task for all Germans....

 2022-05-28 19:47 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

China clinches another Pacific security deal — this time with Samoa...

China's Foreign Minister, Wang Yi, signs a deal with Samoa to strengthen diplomatic relations, while Australia's Prime Minister, Anthony Albanese, says he has a "comprehensive plan" for the Pacific....

 2022-05-28 19:41 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Misgivings on rise...

Russia would be better served by using the young men fighting in Ukraine to work in Russia...

 2022-05-28 19:41 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Water: Pak team in India next week...

Team would make the trip through the Wagah Border...

 2022-05-28 19:41 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Wheat: Moscow races ahead...

More than 20 million tonnes of Ukrainian grain is rotting in silos and commercial vessels around the country...

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