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US and Britain call out Russian hacking spree.
Oct 20 • 7 min
US and Britain call out Russian hacking spree. Early voting approaches record 30 million mark. White supremacist domestic terror threat looms large in US. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
France pays tribute to beheaded teacher.
Oct 19 • 6 min
France pays tribute to beheaded teacher. Thousands protest Supreme Court pick at Washington Women’s March. Twitter blocks tweet from Trump adviser downplaying masks.You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask…
GOP pushes Barrett toward court as Democrats decry ‘sham’.
Oct 16 • 7 min
GOP pushes Barrett toward court as Democrats decry ‘sham’. Biden campaign finds 3rd virus link; Harris suspends travel. Protesters march on Nigerian parliament after army threatens to step in. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your…
Trump investigation into Obama concludes without charges.
Oct 15 • 6 min
Trump investigation into Obama concludes without charges. Record turnout as Americans vote early in 2020 election. Earth breaks September heat record. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Supreme Court halts census in latest twist of 2020 count.
Oct 14 • 7 min
Supreme Court halts census in latest twist of 2020 count. Barrett bats away tough Democratic confirmation probing. Europe tightens rules as virus surges. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Amy Coney Barrett vows to interpret laws ‘as they are written’.
Oct 13 • 6 min
Amy Coney Barrett vows to interpret laws ‘as they are written’. California GOP says it owns unofficial ballot drop boxes. Belarus ramps up crackdown on protests. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Climate activist Greta Thunberg endorses Joe Biden.
Oct 12 • 6 min
Fauci says his remarks were taken out of context in Trump ad. Soaring virus infection puts more French cities on alert. 17-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg endorses Joe Biden. Independent. Unbiased. Essential. You can subscribe to Five Minute…
Congress to discuss Trump’s removal under 25th amendment.
Oct 9 • 7 min
Congress to discuss rules for Trump’s removal under 25th amendment. 13 charged in plots against Michigan governor. COVID drug Trump touted as a “cure” developed using aborted fetal cells. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your…
Pandemic dominates VP debate between Harris and Pence.
Oct 8 • 7 min
Pandemic dominates VP debate between Harris and Pence. Britain’s Prince William launches global environment prize. 2020 hurricane season has Louisiana bracing a 6th time. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app,…
Sickened Trump halts COVID-19 relief talks until after election.
Oct 7 • 7 min
Sickened Trump halts COVID-19 relief talks until after election. Nearly 40 nations criticize China’s human rights policies. FDA publishes vaccine guidelines opposed by White House. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
Trump leaves hospital, still with Coronavirus.
Oct 6 • 7 min
Joe Biden capitalises on having the campaign trail to himself. Trump leaves hospital, still with Coronavirus. Boris Johnson vows low-cost clean power with ‘Build Back Greener’ drive. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
Trump goes on bizarre Coronavirus drive-by.
Oct 5 • 7 min
Trump goes on bizarre Coronavirus drive-by to surprise supporters. Debt cancellation needed to help poorest countries says World Bank president. Record-breaking California wildfires surpass 4 million acres. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on…
US President hospitalized after COVID-19 diagnosis.
Oct 3 • 7 min
President Trump moved to military hospital after COVID-19 diagnosis. Biden says wearing masks not about being a ‘tough guy’. UN chief says world is living in `shadow of nuclear catastrophe’. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your…
Barrett opposed ‘abortion on demand’ raising doubts on Roe.
Oct 2 • 7 min
Barrett opposed ‘abortion on demand’ raising doubts on Roe. In big states, tiny counties, Trump attacking voting rules. Push to bring coronavirus vaccines to the poor faces trouble. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
Trump set to miss required deadline for 2021 refugee quota.
Oct 1 • 7 min
Trump set to miss required deadline for 2021 refugee quota. Proud Boys remark echoes Charlottesville. US holding back on Belarus sanctions. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
Trump bullies Biden in fiery TV election debate.
Sep 30 • 6 min
Trump bullies Biden in fiery TV election debate. Disney to lay off 28,000 workers at its theme parks. Worldwide death toll from coronavirus eclipses 1 million. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
WHO rolls out faster COVID tests for poorer nations.
Sep 29 • 7 min
Trump campaign strategy to deter millions of Black Americans from voting in 2016. EPA chief challenges California’s mandated zero emission vehicles by 2035. WHO rolls out faster COVID tests for poorer nations. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on…
Trump paid just $750 in US income tax in election year.
Sep 28 • 5 min
Macron ‘ashamed’ of Lebanon’s political leaders. Trump paid just $750 in US income taxes in 2016, 2017. Barrett could be Ginsburg’s polar opposite on Supreme Court. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask…
As Trump attacks democracy, both parties vow orderly election.
Sep 25 • 7 min
As Trump attacks democracy, both parties vow orderly election. Democrats to redraft virus relief in bid to jump-start talks. Helsinki airport uses sniffer dogs to detect Covid.You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast…
Just one officer indicted in Breonna Taylor case.
Sep 24 • 7 min
Just one officer indicted in Breonna Taylor case but not for her death. Republican inquiry into Joe Biden finds no evidence of wrongdoing. Data says California outpaced Trump’s Forest Service in wildfire prevention work. You can subscribe to Five Minute…
Boris Johnson urges ‘spirit of togetherness’ in desperate call to combat virus.
Sep 23 • 6 min
UK’s Johnson urges ‘spirit of togetherness’ in desperate call to combat virus. Pentagon used Covid relief money to make jet engine parts and body armor. Facebook suspends environmental groups despite vow to fight misinformation. You can subscribe to…
Forced sterlizations repeatedly imposed on women of color.
Sep 22 • 8 min
Forced sterlizations repeatedly imposed on women of color. CDC changes, then retracts, its take on coronavirus spread. Trump to reveal Supreme Court pick by Saturday. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Biden pleads with senators not to jam through Ginsburg nominee.
Sep 21 • 8 min
Biden pleads with senators not to jam through Ginsburg nominee. Leak reveals $2tn of corrupt US financial activity. Southern California wildfires grow. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Ruth Bader Ginsburg - dead at 87.
Sep 19 • 6 min
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, supreme court justice, dies aged 87. Ginsburg was the second woman ever appointed to the court in history and became a liberal icon. Her death thrust an immediate spotlight on who might fill the vacancy on the court, with just over…
Trump downplays legacy of slavery and embraces white supremacy.
Sep 18 • 7 min
Trump downplays legacy of slavery and embraces white supremacy. Officials say CDC didn’t author Covid guidance on its own website. US judge blocks Postal Service changes that slowed mail. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your…
Boris Johnson faces Brexit revolt in parliament.
Sep 15 • 6 min
Boris Johnson faces Brexit revolt in parliament. 19 states sue Trump administration for weakening methane rules. Huge chunk of Greenland’s ice cap breaks off. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Death toll reaches 33 from West Coast climate fires.
Sep 14 • 6 min
Death toll reaches 33 from West Coast climate fires. As Trump played down virus, health experts’ alarm grew. Gunman sought after California deputies shot in patrol car. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app,…
Microsoft says Russian hackers actively targeting US campaigns.
Sep 11 • 6 min
Microsoft says Russian hackers actively targeting US campaigns. Virus bill blocked in Senate as prospects dim for new relief. Coronavirus attacks the brain, causing symptoms like delirium and confusion. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube,…
Trump recorded saying ‘I wanted to always play down the virus’.
Sep 10 • 7 min
Trump recorded saying ‘I wanted to always play down the virus’. Official claims pressure to alter US Homeland Security intel. Halted study explains just how unlikely a vaccine by November will be. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with…
In new Brexit row, Britain details post-EU plans.
Sep 9 • 7 min
In new Brexit row, Britain details post-EU plans. Doctors studying why obesity may be tied to COVID-19. Boeing finds another problem with 787 that will delay deliveries. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app,…
Saudi court issues verdicts in Khashoggi murder.
Sep 8 • 7 min
Saudi court issues verdicts in Khashoggi murder. Belarus opposition leader snatched from street in Minsk. California fire sparked by device to reveal baby’s gender. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Jacob Blake speaks out for first time since police shooting.
Sep 7 • 7 min
Jacob Blake speaks out for first time since police shooting. Boris Johnson says UK will quit Brexit talks if no deal by October 15. Climate change causes wildfires & excessive heat in California. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube,…
Trump encourages supporters to vote twice.
Sep 4 • 7 min
Trump encourages supporters to vote twice. White House faces skepticism over pre election vaccine. Police officers in Rochester suspended after asphyxiating Black man. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app,…
Soviet-era nerve agent used to poison Russia’s Navalny.
Sep 3 • 6 min
Germany says Soviet-era nerve agent used to poison Russia’s Navalny. Stop or suspend West Bank annexation: Questions for Israel-UAE deal. Facebook says Russian influence campaign targeted left-wing US and UK voters. You can subscribe to Five Minute News…
US refuses to join international Covid19 vaccine effort.
Sep 2 • 6 min
US refuses to join international Covid19 vaccine effort. Trump visits Kenosha, rebrands protest as ‘domestic terrorism’. FBI investigating pilots’ reports of mysterious jet pack at LAX.You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your…
Biden accuses Trump of encouraging violence in America.
Sep 1 • 7 min
Biden calls Trump ‘a toxic presence’ encouraging violence in America. France’s Macron returns to Beirut to press for reform. US administration finalizes coal plant pollution rollback. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
Protester killed in Portland as Mayor and Trump trade blame.
Aug 31 • 6 min
Protester killed in Portland as Mayor and Trump trade blame. US Intelligence chief defends briefings ban. US coronavirus cases top six million as schools face outbreaks. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app,…
Trump speech blames incumbent president for current failings.
Aug 28 • 8 min
SPECIAL EXTENDED EDITION: Trump speech blames incumbent president for current failings. Report says white supremacists have infiltrated police across US. Severe or fatal COVID-19 very rare in children. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube,…
Turbulent reality collides with GOP convention.
Aug 27 • 8 min
Turbulent reality collides with GOP convention. New federal virus testing advice exposes potential corruption. Damage from extreme weather events rising for multiple reasons. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast…
Jacob Blake paralysed after police shooting.
Aug 26 • 6 min
FDA chief apologizes for overstating plasma effect on virus. Jacob Blake not likely to walk again after police shooting. Hundreds of thousands flee US coast ahead of Hurricane Laura. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
Wisconsin police shoot unarmed Black man in the back.
Aug 25 • 6 min
National Guard called after Wisconsin police shoot Black man. Republicans nominate Trump as he questions election integrity. Democrats take aim at the fossil fuel industry. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast…
UK health advisers say missing school is greater risk than COVID-19.
Aug 24 • 6 min
Kremlin critic Navalny was under police surveillance before falling ill. UK health advisers say missing school is greater risk than COVID. Residents flee as Gulf Coast sees possible tandem hurricanes. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube,…
Steve Bannon arrested on border-wall fraud charges.
Aug 21 • 7 min
Steve Bannon arrested on border-wall fraud charges. Ballot drop boxes are latest battleground in U.S. election fight. California firefighters `taxed to the limit’ by wildfires. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
Trump demands restoration of UN sanctions against Iran.
Aug 20 • 7 min
Quiet ties and secret talks paved way for UAE-Israel deal. Trump demands restoration of UN sanctions against Iran. Mauritius arrests captain of Japanese ship that spilled oil. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast…
Senate report says Putin ordered 2016 Democratic hack.
Aug 19 • 7 min
Senate report says Putin ordered 2016 Democratic hack. US postmaster general pauses service cuts after outcry. Death Valley’s 130 degrees may be world heat record. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask…
USPS chief to testify amid US election fears.
Aug 18 • 7 min
US Postal Service chief to testify amid US election fears. Lukashenko offers to hand over power after referendum. Trump pushes to open up Alaska’s Arctic refuge to oil and gas drilling. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your…
Belarus’ leader rejects calls to rerun presidential vote.
Aug 17 • 7 min
Leader of Belarus rejects calls to rerun presidential vote. UK’s Johnson urged to fix growing England exam chaos. Lightning sparks new wildfires across California. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Trump admits to defunding USPS to block vote by mail.
Aug 14 • 7 min
Israel hails UAE deal but Palestinians dismayed. Trump admits to defunding USPS to block vote by mail. WHO says people should not fear COVID19 in food packaging. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Last decade was Earth’s hottest on record.
Aug 13 • 6 min
Harris makes campaign-trail debut with Biden. White House and Democrats trade blame over coronavirus aid deadlock. Last decade was Earth’s hottest on record as climate crisis accelerates. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your…
Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris as his running mate.
Aug 12 • 7 min
Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris as his running mate. Protests in Belarus continue despite challenger’s departure. Scientists uneasy as Russia approves first coronavirus vaccine. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast…
Lebanese government resigns after Beirut blast.
Aug 11 • 6 min
No federal relief leaves US states facing big deficits. Lebanese government resigns after Beirut blast. Race in Mauritius to empty oil tanker causing environmental disaster. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast…
US Postal Service falling foul of political corruption.
Aug 10 • 7 min
US Postal Service falling foul of political corruption. Trump’s run around Congress deemed ‘unconstitutional slop’. Beirut explosion bares pitfalls of sending aid to Lebanon. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast…
New York sues to break up NRA due to corruption.
Aug 7 • 6 min
New York sues to break up NRA due to corruption. Laid-off US workers endure loss of $600 in aid. Africa passes 1 million confirmed virus cases. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
Negligence probed in deadly Beirut blast.
Aug 6 • 7 min
Negligence probed in deadly Beirut blast. Obama-era official says Flynn tried to ‘neutralize’ Russia sanctions. Virus testing in the US is dropping, even as deaths rise. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app,…
Beirut explosion kills dozens, shockwave injures thousands.
Aug 5 • 6 min
Beirut explosion kills dozens, shockwave injures thousands. Trump sows confusion urging ‘vote by mail’ in Florida. Tropical Storm Isaias batters US Northeast with rare tornadoes. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
Survivors of Covid-19 show increased rate of psychiatric disorders.
Aug 4 • 7 min
Prosecutor seeking Trump’s taxes cites probe of his business. Survivors of Covid-19 show increased rate of psychiatric disorders. FAA proposes key Boeing 737MAX design changes. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
Biden eyes major foreign policy shifts if he wins.
Aug 3 • 7 min
US to take broad action on Chinese software. Biden eyes major foreign policy shifts if he wins. Air pollution remains worst in US communities of color. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Obama hails John Lewis as founding father of fuller, better US.
Jul 31 • 6 min
US economy suffers worst quarter since the second world war. Obama hails John Lewis as founding father of fuller, better US. NASA’s Perseverance Rover launches to the Red Planet. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
US to withdraw 12,000 troops from Germany.
Jul 30 • 7 min
Trump says he never confronted Putin about Russia bounty. US to withdraw 12,000 troops from Germany. Drones Deliver COVID-19 tests to Ghana. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
US-China spat rattles world, prompting calls for unity.
Jul 29 • 7 min
US-China spat rattles world, prompting calls for unity. Barr defends aggressive federal response to protests. Republicans signal to cut Census count short. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Experimental COVID-19 vaccine is put to its biggest test.
Jul 28 • 6 min
Database shows leftwing protests far less violent than rightwing attacks. Experimental COVID-19 vaccine is put to its biggest test. Trump slashes major environmental rules. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast…
Police and protesters clash in Black Lives Matter demonstrations.
Jul 27 • 7 min
Police and protesters clash in Black Lives Matter demonstrations across the US. North Korea declares emergency in first suspected COVID-19 case. Tropical Storm Hanna soaks South Texas amid virus crisis. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube,…
UK and US say Russia fired a satellite weapon in space.
Jul 24 • 6 min
WHO chief rebukes US over ‘unacceptable’ allegations. UK and US say Russia fired a satellite weapon in space. On House floor, female representatives call out abusive treatment by men. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
Trump deploys militarized federal forces across the US.
Jul 23 • 6 min
Trump deploys militarized federal forces across the US. Virus slams Bolivia as hospitals become full. First active leak of sea-bed methane found in Antarctica. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Britain ‘actively avoided’ investigating Russian interference.
Jul 22 • 6 min
Trump tries new move to restrict immigrants appearing in census. Actual Covid-19 case count up to 24 times higher than official estimates. Report says UK ‘actively avoided’ investigating Russian interference in Brexit vote. You can subscribe to Five…
UK coronavirus vaccine prompts immune response.
Jul 20 • 6 min
UK coronavirus vaccine prompts immune response in early test. Tempers rage in marathon EU budget summit. Federal agents asked to leave as Portland protests continue. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask…
The Black Lives Matter generation remembers John Lewis.
Jul 20 • 6 min
Trump won’t commit to election results if he loses. The Black Lives Matter generation remembers John Lewis. Floods in Nepal & India displace nearly four million people. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast…
US, UK & Canada say Russia is hacking virus vaccine trials.
Jul 17 • 7 min
US, UK & Canada say Russia is hacking virus vaccine trials. US secretary of state rewrites human rights definition. Greta Thunberg says world must tear up old contracts to save climate.You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your…
Climate change makes freak Siberian heat 600 times more likely.
Jul 16 • 6 min
Trump Administration strips CDC of control of Covid data. Slave Trader statue replaced by sculpture of Black Lives Matter protester. Climate change makes freak Siberian heat 600 times more likely. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with…
Biden unveils climate plan promising millions of new jobs.
Jul 15 • 7 min
Florida & Texas top US virus death toll. Biden unveils climate plan promising millions of new jobs. Maxwell denied bail on Epstein-related sex abuse charges. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
White House seeks to discredit Dr Fauci in leaked memo.
Jul 14 • 6 min
White House seeks to discredit Dr Fauci in memo leaked to reporters. Judge orders halt to Federal executions that were set to resume this week. Robot dolphins: the cruelty-free animal you can’t tell from the real thing. You can subscribe to Five Minute…
Doctors say virus, not politics should guide school opening.
Jul 13 • 6 min
Doctors say virus, not politics should guide school opening. Robert Mueller says Roger Stone remains a felon. Pandemic prompts record fall in global emissions. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Indoor airborne spread of coronavirus possible says WHO.
Jul 10 • 6 min
Indoor airborne spread of coronavirus possible says WHO. Seoul mayor found dead after leaving message ‘like a will’. US Supreme Court rebuffs Trump’s taxes immunity claim. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast…
Trump tells schools to reopen or lose federal funds.
Jul 9 • 6 min
Trump tells schools to reopen or lose federal funds. Key impeachment witness to retire from US military over ‘intimidation’. China’s Great internet Firewall descends on Hong Kong. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred…
As virus rages, US withdrawals from World Health Organisation.
Jul 8 • 6 min
As virus rages, US withdrawals from World Health Organisation. Black Lives Movement seek sweeping legislative changes. Over 5,600 fossil fuel companies have taken at least $3bn in Covid-19 aid. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your…
White woman charged after racist Central Park confrontation.
Jul 7 • 6 min
White woman charged after racist Central Park confrontation. Trump lobbyists reap windfall in federal virus aid. UK Government Announces £1.57 billion for the arts. You can subscribe to Five Minute News on YouTube, with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Britain pays tribute to National Health Service on 72nd Birthday.
Jul 6 • 6 min
FIVE MINUTE NEWS is 1 year old. Today we celebrate by launching our YouTube channel.Trump celebrates Independence by stoking division over race. Iran confirms damaged nuclear site was centrifuge facility. Britain pays tribute to National Health Service…
Jeffrey Epstein accomplice arrested for sex abuse of minors.
Jul 3 • 7 min
Kremlin calls vote allowing Putin to rule until 2036. Jeffrey Epstein accomplice arrested, for sex abuse of minors. US issues guidelines but no rules for safe air travel. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Biden pulls together hundreds of lawyers to protect election.
Jul 2 • 7 min
O’Brien claims CIA official chose not to tell Trump of Russia bounty. Biden pulls together hundreds of lawyers to protect election. Covid-19 at US meat-processing plants being kept quiet. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast…
Police officer who murdered Rayshard Brooks granted bail.
Jul 1 • 6 min
White House aware of Russian bounties in 2019. Atlanta officer who murdered Rayshard Brooks granted bond. Airbus shedding 15,000 European jobs. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or enable Five…
Militants attack Karachi stock exchange, killing 3.
Jun 30 • 6 min
Split high court throws out Louisiana abortion clinic limit. Militants attack Karachi stock exchange, killing at least 3. US to join summit on global green recovery from Covid-19 crisis. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast…
Trump denies briefing on bounties against US troops
Jun 29 • 6 min
Trump denies briefing on bounties against US troops. Pelosi pushes Senate with George Floyd bill. Gay pride flags fill Spanish town after town hall flag removed. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Facebook to label all rule-breaking posts.
Jun 27 • 6 min
Facebook to label all rule-breaking posts. EU holds off decision on borders, Americans set to be excluded. Scientists just beginning to understand COVID-19. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker,…
$1.4 billion in Coronavirus stimulus checks given to the dead.
Jun 26 • 6 min
White House takes a punt on Israel annexation. Trump gives $1.4 billion in Coronavirus checks to dead people. CDC says virus may have infected 10 times more Americans than reported. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app,…
Democrats block Senate Republican police reform bill.
Jun 25 • 7 min
Appeals court orders dismissal of Michael Flynn prosecution. Democrats block Senate Republican police reform bill. Scarce medical oxygen worldwide leaves many gasping for life. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
US seeks to widen nuclear arms deal with Russia.
Jun 24 • 6 min
US seeks to widen nuclear arms deal with Russia. EU countries may bar US travellers because of coronavirus failure. Powerful earthquake shakes southern Mexico. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Surge of US cases raise fear that virus progress is slipping.
Jun 23 • 6 min
Trump to sign order halting visas for foreign workers. Surge of US virus cases raise fear that progress is slipping. Climate crisis poses serious risks for pregnancy. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Terrorist attack in British park kills three people.
Jun 22 • 6 min
Terrorist attack in British park kills three people. Trump rally show of force is a no show. Over one hundred former Manhattan prosecutors condemn Berman firing. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Court rejects Trump bid to end protections of young immigrants.
Jun 19 • 6 min
Court rejects Trump bid to end protections of young immigrants. UK switches homegrown COVID-19 tracing app to Google-Apple model. China finds coronavirus in seafood, meat sections of Beijing food market. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Millions displaced and starving to death in Yemen.
Jun 18 • 6 min
Bolton says Trump asked China to help him get reelected. Millions displaced and starving to death in Yemen. Officer charged with murder for shooting Rayshard Brooks. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Steroid drug offers hope amid increases in Coronavirus infections.
Jun 17 • 6 min
A common steroid drug offers hope amid increases in Coronavirus infections. African nations seek scrutiny of other countries over racism. Stocks rally on hopes for forthcoming economic recovery. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
Supreme Court rules LGBT people protected from job discrimination.
Jun 16 • 7 min
Justices rule LGBT people protected from job discrimination. American held in Russia on Spy Charges, is sentenced to 16 years. Mnuchin will discuss PPP oversight with Congress after criticism. From this week onwards, we will be five weekly episodes,…
Atlanta Police release footage of Rayshard Brooks shooting.
Jun 15 • 6 min
Atlanta Police release footage of Rayshard Brooks shooting. Trump ignores virus, plans mass rallies as path to re-election. Climate worst-case scenarios may not go far enough. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Barr targets ICC over war crimes investigation.
Jun 12 • 6 min
Barr targets ICC after court opens war crimes investigation. Black Tulsans call Trump rally ‘a slap in the face’. Alarming rise in virus cases as states roll back lockdowns. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
George Floyd’s brother pleads with Congress.
Jun 11 • 6 min
‘Stop the pain,’ George Floyd’s brother pleads with Congress. Atlanta officers fired after students pulled from car. EU wants tech giants to do more to counter virus fake news. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Judge orders Bolsonaro to publish accurate virus data.
Jun 10 • 6 min
Trump makes baseless claim about elderly man shoved by police. Judge orders Bolsonaro to publish accurate Brazil Coronavirus data. Russian mining firm accused of using climate change to avoid blame for oil spill. You can subscribe to Five Minute News…
A US recession began in February in the face of coronavirus.
Jun 9 • 6 min
A US recession began in February in the face of coronavirus. Thousands mourn George Floyd in Texas amid calls for reform. US prosecutors spar with Prince Andrew in Epstein probe. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Democrat’s legislation would overhaul police accountability.
Jun 8 • 6 min
Democrat’s legislation would overhaul police accountability. Brazil removes virus data to confuse death toll. Further delays in Brexit negotiations. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or enable…
Demonstrators will continue protests until change happens.
Jun 6 • 6 min
Demonstrators vow to continue protests until change happens. Retired military leaders publicly denounce Trump. US allows Chinese carriers two passenger flights per week. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Police unions and Supreme Court shield Minneapolis cops.
Jun 5 • 6 min
Police unions and Supreme Court shield Minneapolis cops. Study of malaria drugs for coronavirus retracted. US ranks 24th in the world on environmental performance. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Prosecutors charge 3 more officers in George Floyd’s murder.
Jun 4 • 7 min
Prosecutors charge 3 more officers in George Floyd’s murder. US assessment finds opportunists drive protest violence, not extremists. Renewables surpass coal in US energy generation for first time in 130 years. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with…
Biden blasts Trump’s ‘narcissism’ as protests continue.
Jun 3 • 6 min
US cities see more protests as the president decries `lowlifes’. Biden blasts Trump’s ‘narcissism’ in new phase of campaign. ‘Abuse of power’: global outrage grows after death of George Floyd. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
US President threatens protestors with military action.
Jun 2 • 6 min
The US President threatens protestors with the military on the streets. Facebook employees go public with disagreement over Zuckerberg’s handling of Trump. George Floyd autopsy confirms asphyxiation. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
SPECIAL EDITION: US cities assess protest damage, journalists arrested.
Jun 1 • 9 min
US cities assess protest damage, amid another day of unrest. Journalists report and record being shot at, arrested and intimidated. NASA Astronauts arrive at the ISS courtesy of private space flight. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Former Minneapolis police officer charged with murder.
May 30 • 6 min
Minneapolis cop who knelt on man’s neck charged with murder. Trump terminates US relationship with World Health Organization. Doctor who spoke out about Covid-19 safety sues hospital. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast…
Protests erupt worldwide after the murder of George Floyd.
May 29 • 6 min
Protests erupt worldwide in condemnation of the murder of George Floyd. America has no plan for economic recovery. EU environmental package sets a standard for the world. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Twitter fact-checks the President’s tweets.
May 28 • 6 min
Trump threatens social media with Executive Order after Twitter fact-checks him. UK unveils test and trace plan; as Johnson backs aide. Boeing to cut more than 12,000 US jobs. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Black man dies after white Police officer kneels on his neck.
May 27 • 6 min
Neglected residents and rotten food found at Canadian care homes. FBI investigating death of black man after footage shows white officer kneeling on his neck. Presidential transition planning is underway. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
WHO warns of ‘second peak’ in areas where COVID is declining.
May 26 • 6 min
WHO warns of ‘second peak’ in areas where COVID-19 is declining and suspends tests of hydroxychloroquine due to safety concerns. Americans make low-key Memorial Day tributes. Virgin Orbit first launch attempt fails. You can subscribe to Five Minute News…
Boris Johnson backs aide who flouts own lockdown rules.
May 25 • 6 min
US bans travelers from hotspot Brazil over outbreak. Boris Johnson backs aide who flouts own lockdown rules. Elon Musk’s SpaceX to launch first US astronauts into space since 2011. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app,…
Pakistan jet with 98 onboard crashes in crowded neighbourhood.
May 23 • 6 min
Passenger jet with 98 onboard crashes in crowded Pakistan neighborhood. Donald Trump orders governors to reopen places of worship. Nearly half of all Coronavirus information Twitter accounts are Bots. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Trump threatens to quit Open Skies treaty.
May 22 • 6 min
Scientists give US three months to rebuild medical stockpile. Trump threatens to quit Open Skies treaty. Wildlife thrives in closed US national parks. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
3 x more black Americans dying of Covid-19 than white.
May 21 • 6 min
Trump threatens funds for states easing voting in pandemic. Black Americans dying of Covid-19 at three times the rate of white people. Captain Tom Moore awarded knighthood for NHS fundraising. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
Abducted toddler reunited with parents 32 years later.
May 20 • 6 min
Abducted toddler reunited with parents 32 years later. Emmanuel Macron loses majority as defectors form new party. Lockdown triggers dramatic fall in global carbon emissions. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Pensacola base shooter coordinated with al Qaeda.
May 19 • 6 min
Pensacola base shooter coordinated with al Qaeda. Cellphone data suggests lockdown protests may have spread virus. US watchdog firing may be tied to Saudi arms deal. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Israel swears in new Netanyahu led Government.
May 18 • 6 min
Brazil overtakes Spain and Italy as new virus cases grow. Israel swears in new Netanyahu led Government after 3 elections. Llamas could be our secret weapon against coronavirus. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
More children sick with rare syndrome, linked to coronavirus.
May 16 • 6 min
More children sick with rare syndrome, possibly linked to coronavirus. Replace Trump and bolster the CDC, a leading medical journal urges. London streets to go car-free to encourage social distancing. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Whistleblower warns US of ‘darkest winter in modern history’.
May 15 • 6 min
Virus whistleblower warns US of ‘darkest winter in modern history’. Crews mental health crises on stranded cruise ships. Senate committee chair steps down over FBI investigation. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
WHO says ‘this virus may never go away’.
May 14 • 6 min
WHO says ‘this virus may never go away’. Judge pauses DOJ effort to dismiss case Flynn case. Ocasio-Cortez to lead Biden climate change panel. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or enable Five…
Fires prompt investigation into Russian ventilators.
May 13 • 6 min
Children at greater risk of severe COVID-19 than previously thought. Newborns among 16 dead in Kabul hospital attack. Fires prompt investigation into Russian ventilators. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Tesla tells California employees to return to work.
May 12 • 6 min
WHO warns about lack of virus tracing. Tesla tells California employees to return to work. Trump dismantles environmental protections under cover of coronavirus. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Boris Johnson confuses Britons with lacklustre lockdown.
May 11 • 6 min
US unemployment surges to Depression-era levels. British PM Johnson confuses Britons with lacklustre lockdown announcement. Latin America’s second largest airline, driven to bankruptcy by virus. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
Father & son charged with murder of jogger Ahmaud Arbery.
May 9 • 6 min
Father & son charged with murder of jogger Ahmaud Arbery. As US States reopen, US recovery lags way behind Europe. Investigators recommend Coronavirus whistleblower is reinstated. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast…
Justice department to drop Michael Flynn’s Russia case.
May 8 • 6 min
Trump administration buries CDC advice on reopening. Black people four times more likely to die from Covid-19. Justice Department is dropping Flynn’s Trump-Russia case. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Anger over killing of young black jogger caught on video.
May 7 • 6 min
Anger over killing of black jogger caught on video. Trump’s plan to reopen US risks ‘death sentence’ experts warn. Scientists puzzle over impact Coronavirus mutations. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
US States with few virus cases get big share of relief aid.
May 6 • 6 min
US States with few virus cases get big share of relief aid. Whistleblower: Trump team ignored warnings on drug and virus. First virus case may have been in December say French Doctors. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast…
FDA cracks down on Coronavirus antibody tests.
May 5 • 6 min
FDA cracks down on antibody tests for Coronavirus. US nonprofits scramble for PPP loans. Billions projected to suffer nearly unliveable heat in 2070. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
Warren Buffett dumps airline stocks, saying ‘the world has changed’.
May 4 • 6 min
UK fears at rising COVID-19 death toll. Warren Buffett dumps US airline stocks, saying ‘the world has changed’. As deforestation surges, Brazil weaken indigenous safeguards. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
WHO says countries must be ready for virus to jump back.
May 2 • 6 min
Countries must ease lockdowns slowly, be ready for virus to jump back: WHO. Russia reports record daily rise in coronavirus cases after PM’s infection. Fossil fuel firms linked to Trump get millions in coronavirus small business aid. You can subscribe…
AstraZeneca and Oxford University developing vaccine.
May 1 • 6 min
AstraZeneca teams up with Oxford University to develop coronavirus vaccine. UK ethnic minorities suffer extra COVID deaths. Trump uses pandemic to speed up opening of public land to industry. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
Experimental drug proves effective against Coronavirus.
Apr 30 • 6 min
Drug proves effective against virus as economic damage rises. Treasury vows to recoup Virus Relief Aid claimed by big companies. Freedom of information requests filed against Governors’ knowledge of COVID-19 outbreaks in prisons. You can subscribe to…
Rare syndrome in children maybe linked to virus.
Apr 29 • 6 min
Trump Sued for Denying Checks to Americans Married to Immigrants. British Airways says it will cut more than a quarter of its jobs. European doctors warn rare childrens syndrome may have virus tie. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Brazil might be the world’s next outbreak hotspot.
Apr 28 • 6 min
Brazil might be the world’s next outbreak hotspot. Boris Johnson urges patience over UK lockdown. False belief poison cures virus kills over 700 in Iran. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
Spanish children go outside for first time in six weeks.
Apr 27 • 6 min
Spanish children go outside for first time in six weeks. Trump claims he’ll block aid for failing US Postal Service. Germany flips to Apple-Google approach on smartphone contact tracing. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast…
World leaders agree action on Covid-19 vaccine.
Apr 26 • 5 min
US stays away as world leaders agree action on Covid-19 vaccine. Saudi Arabia to end flogging as a form of punishment. China sends medical experts to advise on North Korea’s Kim Jong Un. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast…
Muslims mark a subdued Ramadan under virus closures.
Apr 25 • 6 min
Muslims mark a subdued Ramadan under virus closures. US states build stockpiles of unproven malaria drug. 16 killed in ambush at DRC gorilla park. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or enable…
UN warns Pandemic is becoming a human rights crisis.
Apr 24 • 6 min
New York antibody survey shows wide exposure to virus. Merkel warns coronavirus crisis ‘still just the beginning’. UN warns Pandemic is becoming a human rights crisis. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Earth Day: Greta Thunberg calls for a ‘new path’ after pandemic.
Apr 23 • 6 min
CDC confirms weeks-earlier California deaths. Bipartisan Senate report says 2017 Russian interference was accurate. Earth Day: Greta Thunberg calls for a ‘new path’ after pandemic.You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app,…
Hydroxychloroquine kills more people than it saves.
Apr 22 • 5 min
Executive order to last 60 days and apply to permanent US immigrants. Senate approves $500B virus aid deal. More deaths but no benefit from malaria drug virus study. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Oil price goes negative as demand collapses.
Apr 21 • 6 min
Rampage leaves 18 dead in Canada’s worst mass shooting. Oil price goes negative as demand collapses. Muted celebrations as Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II turns 94. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
‘No evidence’ coronavirus survivors have immunity says WHO.
Apr 20 • 6 min
‘No evidence’ coronavirus survivors have immunity, warns WHO. UK scientists to make a million vaccines before proof. Sir David Attenborough issues plea to ‘stop waste and cherish our planet’. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
Veteran’s garden walk raises £20m for UK health service.
Apr 18 • 6 min
`LIBERATE!’: Trump pushes people to defy virus restrictions. ‘Huge environmental waste’ as US airlines fly near-empty planes. Veteran’s garden walk raises £20m for UK health service.You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app,…
UN warns economic downturn could kill thousands of children.
Apr 17 • 6 min
UN warns economic downturn could kill hundreds of thousands of children in 2020. US House considers proxy voting during coronavirus crisis. New fires fanned by strong winds flare near Chernobyl in Ukraine. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
California announces fund for undocumented immigrants.
Apr 16 • 6 min
China didn’t warn public of likely pandemic for 6 key days. California announces $125M fund for undocumented immigrants. What does immunity to COVID-19 really mean? You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Obama endorses Biden as best leader for ‘darkest times’.
Apr 15 • 6 min
Obama endorses Biden as the best leader for ‘darkest times’. IMF says global economy will suffer worst year since Depression. Millions in US at risk of ‘water shutoffs’ amid layoffs triggered by pandemic. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Heart issues spur partial stop of malaria drug study for Covid19.
Apr 14 • 6 min
Heart issues spur partial stop of malaria drug study for Coronavirus. Trump’s disdain for ‘Obamacare’ could hamper virus response. Spain partially loosens lockdown as death rate slows.You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast…
Millions of taxpaying immigrants won’t get stimulus checks.
Apr 13 • 6 min
UK could end up with highest number of coronavirus fatalities in Europe. Millions of taxpaying immigrants won’t get stimulus checks. Carbon emissions from fossil fuels could fall by 2.5bn tonnes this year. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Apple & Google create virus contact tracing technology.
Apr 11 • 6 min
Apple & Google create contact tracing technology to fight virus spread. Health workers’ worst fears confirmed as Covid-19 reaches war-torn Yemen. Sean Penn wants to ‘save lives’ with free COVID-19 testing. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with…
Coronavirus could push half a billion people into poverty.
Apr 10 • 6 min
Coronavirus could push half a billion people into poverty. IRS budget cuts, staffing challenges create emergency payment problems. Carbon emissions fall as human activity decreases. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app,…
Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Biden as likely nominee.
Apr 9 • 6 min
Bernie Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Joe Biden as likely nominee. Some doctors moving away from ventilators for virus patients. UN health agency on defensive after Trump slams it on virus. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
Acting Navy boss submits resignation amid coronavirus criticism.
Apr 8 • 6 min
Trump removes watchdog of virus rescue oversight. Acting Navy boss submits resignation amid coronavirus criticism. Mexico’s social spending, but no business bailout. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
British Prime Minister moved to intensive care.
Apr 7 • 6 min
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care with Covid19. White House continues to push unproven drug for virus. Bronx zoo tiger tests positive for Covid-19. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Boris Johnson admitted to hospital with COVID-19.
Apr 6 • 6 min
U.S. ‘wasted’ months before preparing for pandemic. Italy looks ahead to ‘phase two’ as death toll slows. Queen Elizabeth II invokes WW2 spirit in speech to Commonwealth. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Trump fires watchdog who handled Ukraine complaint.
Apr 5 • 6 min
U.S. pushed unproven coronavirus treatment guidance. Trump fires watchdog who handled Ukraine complaint. 5G coronavirus conspiracy theory is dangerous fake nonsense. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Mental health fallout from mass unemployment.
Apr 4 • 6 min
Trump administration narrows stockpile’s role for states. Mental health fallout from mass US unemployment. 4000 bed temporary hospital opens in London. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
Most Coronavirus patients on ventilators go on to die.
Apr 3 • 6 min
Low-Cost pandemic ventilator production, ignored. Most coronavirus patients on ventilators go on to die. $12M coronavirus relief food fund launched. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or enable…
China’s virus data: fact or convenient fiction?
Apr 2 • 6 min
China’s virus data: fact or convenient fiction? Outbreak creates new challenges for addiction recovery. Will coronavirus kill the oil industry and help save the planet? You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Coronavirus used as excuse to dismantle democracy.
Apr 1 • 6 min
Coronavirus used as excuse to Dismantle democracy. Captain of aircraft carrier with growing coronavirus outbreak pleads for help from Navy. Trump to roll back Obama-era clean car rules in huge blow to climate fight. You can subscribe to Five Minute News…
New York governor begs for help amid staggering death toll.
Mar 31 • 6 min
New York governor begs for help amid staggering death toll. Trump falters as the self proclaimed President of Manufacturing. How far will the $1200 stimulus checks go? You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Nancy Pelosi accuses Trump of costing US lives.
Mar 30 • 6 min
Nancy Pelosi accuses Trump of costing US lives with coronavirus denials. Germany’s Merkel shines in virus crisis even as power wanes. Apple releases new COVID-19 app and website. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
British Prime Minister tests positive for Coronavirus.
Mar 28 • 6 min
Coronavirus emerges as major threat to US election process. Trump administration allows companies to break pollution laws during pandemic. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive for virus. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
G-7 foreign ministers spar over coronavirus pandemic name.
Mar 27 • 6 min
G-7 foreign ministers spar over coronavirus pandemic name. UK Government offers self-employed 80% of lost earnings. A New York hospital has begun ventilator sharing. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Hospitals reconsider universal DNR orders.
Mar 26 • 6 min
Hospitals reconsider universal do-not-resuscitate orders. Ending social distancing is up to States, Not the President. Turkey charges twenty Saudis over Jamal Khashoggi murder. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
India locks down its 1.3 billion people for 21 days.
Mar 25 • 6 min
India’s Prime Minister decrees a 21-day lockdown of its 1.3 billion people. Bodies of virus victims in Spanish nursing homes. Dramatic fall in China pollution levels ‘partly related’ to coronavirus. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Over 1.5 billion people globally told to stay home.
Mar 24 • 6 min
Over 1.5 billion globally told to stay home to avoid virus. Trump weighs restarting economy despite warnings from public health officials. Boris Johnson imposes nationwide lockdown in UK. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast…
US axed CDC expert job in China just months before outbreak.
Mar 23 • 6 min
Virus rebels from France to Florida flout lockdown practices. US axed CDC expert job in China months before virus outbreak. Emirates stops nearly all passenger flights. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
UK Government to pay up to 80% of workers’ lost wages.
Mar 21 • 6 min
Trump angrily defends his handling of pandemic. US Senators face calls to resign over ‘insider trading’. UK Government to pay up to 80% of workers’ lost wages. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Government simulations show US was not ready for pandemic.
Mar 20 • 6 min
Government simulations made clear that the US was not ready for a pandemic. Italian death toll overtakes China’s as virus spreads. Europeans sing health workers’ praises nightly from windows. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
UK faces ‘massive shortage’ of ventilators.
Mar 19 • 6 min
Virus death toll spikes in Iran, with total at over 1100. Trump invokes emergency authority as Big Three automakers close down factories. UK faces ‘massive shortage’ of ventilators.You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app,…
Multiple US states improvise rules to combat coronavirus.
Mar 18 • 7 min
Multiple US states improvise rules to combat coronavirus in absence of federal leadership. Hundreds of prisoners escape in Brazil amid Covid-19 anger. ‘D’ word rears head as coronavirus-hit markets brace for recession. You can subscribe to Five Minute…
US Government tells older people to stay home.
Mar 17 • 6 min
US tells older people to stay home, as outbreak could continue until August. Virus fears fuel spike in sales of guns and ammunition. Government official: Coronavirus vaccine trial started Monday. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
The Fed takes emergency measures to protect US economy.
Mar 16 • 6 min
The Fed takes emergency measures to protect US economy. Europe’s cafes and bars shut amid outbreak. Scientist links 2 state outbreaks with genetic fingerprints. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Spain to follow Italy into Coronavirus lockdown.
Mar 15 • 6 min
Ex-Medicare official warns US health system faces ‘tsunami’ over coronavirus. Questions asked as to why Trump disbanded NSC pandemic unit. Spain to follow Italy into lockdown as US expands travel ban to UK. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with…
The US declares a national emergency.
Mar 14 • 6 min
Trump says he takes ‘no responsibility’ for coronavirus failures as he declares a national emergency. Fox News accused of downplaying virus and promoting conspiracy theories. US launched airstrikes in Iraq in retaliation for rocket attack. You can…
Anxiety and fear loom, even as most coronavirus patients recover.
Mar 13 • 6 min
Most coronavirus patients recover, still anxiety and fear loom. EU condemns Trumps surprise travel ban from Europe as virus spreads. Financial markets count the cost of coronavirus. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app,…
Trump limits travel from Europe to US for 30 days.
Mar 12 • 7 min
Trump limits travel from Europe to US for 30 days. Harvey Weinstein gets 23 years jail time. US supreme court upholds policy of making asylum seekers wait in Mexico. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Saudi Royals arrested by own Crown Prince.
Mar 11 • 6 min
Arrested Saudi Royals allegedly aimed to block Crown Prince’s accession. US House entitled to Mueller probe grand jury testimony. Putin backs term limit freeze allowing him to stay in office. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
White House plays down coronavirus threat.
Mar 10 • 6 min
Seven dead as coronavirus measures trigger prison riots across Italy. White House says ‘business as usual’ as Trump plays down coronavirus threat. UK ‘must consider deal trade-offs’ says Von Der Leyen.You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Italy quarantines millions to halt virus.
Mar 9 • 6 min
Travel chaos erupts as Italy quarantines millions to halt virus. Kamala Harris endorses one-time rival Joe Biden’s White House bid. Protests and celebrations mark International Women’s Day. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
Coronavirus cases top 100,000 as economic impact snowballs.
Mar 7 • 7 min
SPECIAL EXTENDED REPORT: Coronavirus cases top 100,000 as economic impact snowballs. Trump accused of protecting stock market over citizens. US House panel faults FAA in review of Boeing 737MAX failures. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Elizabeth Warren ends her 2020 presidential bid.
Mar 6 • 6 min
Warren ends her 2020 presidential bid and is not endorsing anyone yet. US Congress approves, sends to Trump $8.3 billion bill to fight coronavirus. Dubai ruler organised kidnapping of his children, UK court rules. You can subscribe to Five Minute News…
Biden’s Super Tuesday surge sees Bloomberg drop out.
Mar 5 • 6 min
Biden’s Super Tuesday surge sees Michael Bloomberg drop out. US lawmaker urges Amazon to tamp down on virus product pricing. Tropical forests losing their ability to absorb carbon. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app,…
Sanders & Biden fight to shape Democrats on Super Tuesday.
Mar 4 • 6 min
Tensions rise as US death toll from coronavirus reaches nine. Sanders & Biden fight to shape Democrats on Super Tuesday. Greta Thunberg say EU climate law lacks ambition. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
British economy ‘to grow just 0.16% under US trade deal’.
Mar 3 • 6 min
British economy ‘to grow just 0.16% at best under US trade deal’. Tests sheds light on how Coronavirus is spreading across America. Half of world’s sandy beaches at risk from climate change. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
Coronavirus spreads to over 60 countries.
Mar 2 • 6 min
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Wall Street has its worst week since 2008.
Feb 29 • 6 min
Court halts Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy. Wall Street has its worst week since 2008. Luxembourg is first country to make all public transport free. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
Climate campaigners win London airport expansion case.
Feb 28 • 6 min
US to use powers to ramp up production of coronavirus protective gear. Climate campaigners win London Heathrow airport expansion case. About 40% of US adults are obese. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Greek Islanders attack police in migrant camp protests.
Feb 27 • 6 min
Court sides with Trump in ‘sanctuary cities’ fight. Greek Islanders attack riot police in migrant camp protests. More new coronavirus cases outside China than inside, says WHO. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Doctors find US family separations constitutes torture.
Feb 26 • 6 min
US officials send mixed messages on virus risk. Doctors find Trump family separations constitutes torture. Virgin Galactic reports high interest space flights. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Harvey Weinstein found guilty in #MeToo case.
Feb 25 • 6 min
World should prepare for pandemic, says WHO. Harvey Weinstein found guilty in #MeToo case. France warns UK it will not be blackmailed over EU trade deal. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
Bernie Sanders sets sights on Super Tuesday.
Feb 24 • 6 min
Bernie Sanders sets sights on Super Tuesday after Nevada win. Italy cancels Venice Carnival in bid to halt spread of virus. Earthquake in Turkey-Iran border region kills nine. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask…
Bloomberg to release female employees from gag orders.
Feb 22 • 6 min
Michael Bloomberg to release female employees from gag orders. Russian meddling seeking to help Trump win re-election. South Korea becomes newest front in shifting virus outbreak. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app,…
German gunman calling for genocide kills nine.
Feb 21 • 6 min
German gunman calling for genocide kills nine. Roger Stone sentenced to over 3 years in prison. Kenyan police kill Nairobi poor. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or enable Five Minute News as…
UK to bar non-English speaking migrants.
Feb 20 • 5 min
Trump ‘offered Julian Assange a pardon if he denied Russia link to hack’. UK to bar non-English speakers and unskilled immigrants. Oil and gas firms ‘have had far worse climate impact than thought’. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Boy Scouts seek bankruptcy, urge victims to step forward.
Feb 19 • 6 min
Donald Trump goes on criminal clemency spree. Bernie Sanders has opened up a double-digit lead in the Democratic nominating contest. Boy Scouts seek bankruptcy, urge victims to step forward. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred…
Jeff Bezos pledges $10bn to save environment.
Feb 18 • 5 min
Virginia rejects assault weapons ban bill. UK grapples with severe floods as death toll rises to three. Jeff Bezos pledges $10bn to save environment. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
Americans disembark from Coronavirus-hit cruise.
Feb 17 • 7 min
Former DOJ officials call on Attorney General Barr to resign. Americans disembark from virus-hit cruise to remain in quarantine. Human compost funerals to begin next year. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
US and Taliban agree to truce in Afghanistan.
Feb 15 • 6 min
US and Taliban agree to truce in Afghanistan. Trump ignores Barr’s plea to back off tweeting. Delta announces $1bn plan to be first carbon neutral airline. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
US Senate acts to restrain Trump against Iran war.
Feb 14 • 6 min
US Senate acts to restrain Trump against Iran war. British finance minister resigns after spat with PM. Earth just had hottest January since records began. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker, or…
Dolphins found stabbed or shot dead in Florida.
Feb 13 • 6 min
US Attourney General agrees to testify as Democrats question his motives. White supremacist propaganda incidents rose by 120% in 2019. Reward offered after dolphins found stabbed or shot dead in Florida. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your…
Four lawyers quit after DOJ decision on Roger Stone.
Feb 12 • 5 min
Four lawyers quit after DOJ decision on Roger Stone. Britain and EU split over financial market access. Global experts study promising drugs for Coronavirus. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart speaker,…
More than 100 US troops diagnosed with brain injuries.
Feb 11 • 6 min
US claim Chinese military stole masses of Americans data. More than 100 US troops diagnosed with brain injuries after Iran attack. Native burial sites destroyed for US border wall. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app,…
China’s Coronavirus death toll surpasses SARS.
Feb 10 • 6 min
Outrage after gunman ambushes NYC police twice in 12 hours. China’s virus death toll surpasses SARS but new cases fall. Bill Gates orders $650m hydrogen-powered super-yacht. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Death toll hits 21 from Thai shooting after mall raid.
Feb 9 • 5 min
Death toll hits 21 from Thai shooting after raid into mall. Sinn Fein Irish election surge leaves three main parties tied. Flights cancelled as UK braces for storm Ciara. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your…
Lt Col Alexander Vindman fired from White House.
Feb 8 • 6 min
Impeachment witness Alexander Vindman fired from job. Mike Pence says UK’s Huawei decision could jeopardise trade talks. Apple fined for slowing down old iPhones. You can subscribe to Five Minute News with your preferred podcast app, ask your smart…
Coronavirus kills Chinese whistleblower doctor.
Feb 7 • 7 min
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US Senate acquits Trump of impeachment charges.
Feb 6 • 7 min
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Buttigieg & Sanders lead Iowa caucus result.
Feb 5 • 6 min
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UK and EU clash over trade deal.
Feb 4 • 6 min
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Man wearing fake bomb stabs two in London.
Feb 3 • 6 min
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US Senate rejects witnesses in impeachment trial.
Feb 1 • 6 min
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Brexit day: United Kingdom finally leaves the European Union.
Jan 31 • 6 min
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Whole world must be ready for Coronavirus, says WHO.
Jan 30 • 6 min
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Britain defies US plea to ban Huawei.
Jan 29 • 7 min
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Auschwitz survivors warn of rising anti-Semitism.
Jan 28 • 7 min
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NBA legend Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash.
Jan 27 • 6 min
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Coronavirus: second confirmed US case identified.
Jan 25 • 6 min
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Sex is only for married heterosexual couples, says Church.
Jan 24 • 6 min
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Saudi Crown Prince’s WhatsApp linked to Bezos phone hack.
Jan 23 • 6 min
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Impeachment trial opens with clash over rules.
Jan 22 • 6 min
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Trump lawyers argue ‘flimsy’ impeachment case.
Jan 21 • 6 min
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Davos chief welcomes views of Trump & Thunberg.
Jan 20 • 6 min
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White House violated law in freezing Ukraine aid.
Jan 18 • 6 min
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Microsoft to be ‘carbon-negative’ by 2030.
Jan 17 • 6 min
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Russian PM and entire government quit.
Jan 16 • 6 min
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EU pressures Iran to save Nuclear deal.
Jan 15 • 6 min
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Ocean temperatures hit record high.
Jan 14 • 6 min
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Iranians protest over plane shootdown.
Jan 13 • 6 min
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737Max ‘designed by clowns’ say Boeing emails.
Jan 11 • 5 min
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‘Highly likely’ Iran downed Ukrainian jetliner.
Jan 10 • 5 min
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The ‘most prolific rapist’ in UK history jailed for life.
Jan 8 • 6 min
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John Bolton willing to testify in impeachment trial.
Jan 7 • 7 min
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Iran abandons nuclear limits after US drone strike.
Jan 6 • 6 min
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New Iranian general steps out of Soleimani’s shadow.
Jan 5 • 6 min
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Iran vows to respond for Soleimani killing.
Jan 4 • 7 min
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Lebanon receives Interpol notice for ex-Nissan fugitive.
Jan 3 • 6 min
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Netanyahu asks for immunity from prosecution.
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New Year Special. A new decade is ushered in.
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Truck bomb kills at least 90 in Mogadishu.
Dec 29, 2019 • 6 min
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Russia deploys Avangard hypersonic missile system.
Dec 28, 2019 • 6 min
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Netanyahu claims victory in party leadership election.
Dec 27, 2019 • 6 min
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Giuliani attacks George Soros as ‘hardly a Jew’.
Dec 25, 2019 • 6 min
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Boeing fires CEO Dennis Muilenburg.
Dec 23, 2019 • 6 min
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Wildfires continue to rage across Australia.
Dec 22, 2019 • 6 min
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Boris Johnson points to harder Brexit in Queen’s speech.
Dec 20, 2019 • 6 min
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House of Representatives impeaches the President.
Dec 19, 2019 • 7 min
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Violence in Paris amid pension reform protests.
Dec 18, 2019 • 6 min
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Boeing halts 737MAX production.
Dec 17, 2019 • 6 min
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Madrid climate talks end with slim deal.
Dec 16, 2019 • 6 min
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US governor issues 428 pardons on leaving office.
Dec 14, 2019 • 6 min
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Election landslide win for Boris Johnson’s Conservatives.
Dec 13, 2019 • 6 min
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Britain goes to the polls for General Election.
Dec 12, 2019 • 6 min
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US House Democrats unveil impeachment charges.
Dec 11, 2019 • 6 min
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Putin and Zelensky hold landmark talks.
Dec 10, 2019 • 6 min
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More than 40 dead in Delhi factory blaze.
Dec 9, 2019 • 6 min
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PG&E announces $13.5 billion wildfires settlement.
Dec 8, 2019 • 6 min
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Florida shooter was Saudi aviation student.
Dec 7, 2019 • 6 min
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France paralysed by largest strike in years.
Dec 6, 2019 • 6 min
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The US President to be impeached.
Dec 5, 2019 • 6 min
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Macron clashes with world leaders at Nato summit.
Dec 4, 2019 • 6 min
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US mulls retaliation to French tech tax.
Dec 3, 2019 • 6 min
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Malta leader to resign over protests.
Dec 2, 2019 • 6 min
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North Korea threatens Japan with ‘real ballistic missile’.
Nov 30, 2019 • 6 min
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Two people killed in London Bridge terror attack.
Nov 29, 2019 • 6 min
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China warns US over support of Hong Kong protests.
Nov 28, 2019 • 6 min
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‘Bomb cyclone’ storm expected to upend Thanksgiving travel.
Nov 27, 2019 • 6 min
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Albanian earthquake kills 16.
Nov 26, 2019 • 6 min
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Michael Bloomberg is running for President.
Nov 25, 2019 • 6 min
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‘France’s shame’: thousands protest against gender violence.
Nov 23, 2019 • 6 min
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World’s biggest measles epidemic sweeps Congo.
Nov 22, 2019 • 6 min
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Netanyahu charged in corruption cases.
Nov 21, 2019 • 6 min
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Fossil fuel on track for double the safe climate limit.
Nov 20, 2019 • 6 min
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Epstein guards charged with hiding failure to keep watch.
Nov 19, 2019 • 6 min
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US reverses position on Israeli settlements.
Nov 18, 2019 • 6 min
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Prince Andrew denies claims of Epstein accuser.
Nov 17, 2019 • 6 min
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President accused of ‘witness intimidation’ during hearing.
Nov 15, 2019 • 6 min
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16-year-old gunman shoots 5 classmates and himself.
Nov 14, 2019 • 6 min
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Trump prioritized Biden investigation over Ukraine aid.
Nov 13, 2019 • 6 min
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Clinton ‘under enormous pressure’ to run in 2020.
Nov 12, 2019 • 6 min
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Brexit party won’t challenge UK election.
Nov 11, 2019 • 6 min
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Bloomberg poised for 2020 election campaign.
Nov 8, 2019 • 5 min
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China agrees to cancel tariffs in phases.
Nov 7, 2019 • 4 min
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Nine US citizens killed in Mexico ambush.
Nov 6, 2019 • 6 min
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Climate crisis: scientists warn of ‘untold suffering’.
Nov 5, 2019 • 6 min
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Delhi Judges accuse authorities of ‘passing the buck’ on air pollution.
Nov 4, 2019 • 6 min
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Saudi Aramco oil to enter stock market.
Nov 3, 2019 • 6 min
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Spain to host U.N. climate talks in place of Chile.
Nov 1, 2019 • 6 min
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Congress passes resolution formalizing Impeachment Inquiry.
Oct 31, 2019 • 6 min
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Boeing CEO admits mistakes on 737MAX safety system.
Oct 30, 2019 • 6 min
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UK lawmakers back December 12th General election.
Oct 29, 2019 • 6 min
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Congress to vote on formal impeachment inquiry.
Oct 28, 2019 • 6 min
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ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi dies in US raid.
Oct 27, 2019 • 6 min
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US budget deficit hits $984 billion.
Oct 25, 2019 • 5 min
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UK’s Boris Johnson seeks December 12th Election.
Oct 24, 2019 • 6 min
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Thirty-nine dead in one of UK’s worst trafficking cases.
Oct 23, 2019 • 6 min
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Canada’s Justin Trudeau clings to power.
Oct 22, 2019 • 5 min
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Boris Johnson denied second vote on Brexit deal.
Oct 21, 2019 • 6 min
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British Parliament votes to force Brexit delay.
Oct 19, 2019 • 6 min
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Syria Kurds accuse Turkey of violating cease-fire.
Oct 18, 2019 • 6 min
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UK and EU reach a Brexit deal.
Oct 17, 2019 • 5 min
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Turkey-Syria not our problem, says US President.
Oct 16, 2019 • 6 min
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Narrow path to Brexit deal says EU negotiator.
Oct 15, 2019 • 6 min
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UK Queen’s Speech: New laws on crime.
Oct 14, 2019 • 6 min
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Turkish forces capture Syrian border town.
Oct 12, 2019 • 6 min
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One dead in Los Angeles wildfires.
Oct 11, 2019 • 6 min
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Ireland ‘sees pathway’ to Brexit deal.
Oct 10, 2019 • 5 min
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Turkey launches offensive against Kurds.
Oct 9, 2019 • 6 min
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Brexit Deal essentially impossible, after Boris talks with Angela.
Oct 8, 2019 • 6 min
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Extinction Rebellion protests continue across the world.
Oct 7, 2019 • 5 min
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US migrants must prove health insurance.
Oct 5, 2019 • 6 min
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Brexit talks grind to a halt.
Oct 4, 2019 • 6 min
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US-Europe dispute threatens main artery of world trade.
Oct 3, 2019 • 5 min
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Democrats subpoena White House documents.
Oct 2, 2019 • 5 min
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Georgia abortion ban overturned.
Oct 1, 2019 • 6 min
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BBC reverses decision on journalist ‘race complaint’.
Sep 30, 2019 • 6 min
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Boris Johnson referred to Police watchdog.
Sep 28, 2019 • 6 min
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Police raid Nigerian ‘torture house’.
Sep 27, 2019 • 5 min
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Boris Johnson faces backlash over extreme language.
Sep 26, 2019 • 5 min
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Climate panel sees a dire future.
Sep 25, 2019 • 5 min
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Suspending the UK Parliament ruled unlawful.
Sep 24, 2019 • 6 min
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Thomas Cook collapses, leaving passengers stranded.
Sep 23, 2019 • 6 min
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Iran asks West to leave Persian Gulf.
Sep 22, 2019 • 6 min
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US sending troops to bolster Saudi defenses.
Sep 21, 2019 • 5 min
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Climate Strike protests hit cities across the world.
Sep 20, 2019 • 6 min
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Iran’s top diplomat promises ‘All-out war’ if hit for Saudi attack.
Sep 19, 2019 • 6 min
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New York Fed spends billions calming financial market.
Sep 18, 2019 • 6 min
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UK Supreme Court hears prorogation case.
Sep 17, 2019 • 6 min
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Energy prices spike after Saudi oil attack.
Sep 16, 2019 • 6 min
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Saudi Arabia oil facilities hit by drone strikes.
Sep 14, 2019 • 6 min
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David Cameron says Brexit makes him depressed.
Sep 13, 2019 • 5 min
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US asylum rule denounced as inhumane.
Sep 12, 2019 • 5 min
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Court rules Parliament suspension is illegal.
Sep 11, 2019 • 5 min
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UK politics in chaos.
Sep 10, 2019 • 6 min
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UK Parliament prorogation to go ahead.
Sep 9, 2019 • 5 min
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Ukraine and Russia exchange prisoners.
Sep 7, 2019 • 6 min
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Robert Mugabe, dead at 95.
Sep 6, 2019 • 5 min
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UK democracy tested by Brexit.
Sep 5, 2019 • 6 min
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Walmart changes gun policy.
Sep 4, 2019 • 6 min
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Boris Johnson loses his majority.
Sep 3, 2019 • 5 min
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Bahamas devastated by hurricane Dorian.
Sep 2, 2019 • 5 min
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Seven dead in West Texas shooting rampage.
Sep 1, 2019 • 6 min
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Thousands protest across the UK.
Aug 31, 2019 • 6 min
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Europeans denied right to stay in the UK.
Aug 30, 2019 • 5 min
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Boris Johnson faces third No Deal lawsuit.
Aug 29, 2019 • 5 min
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The Queen suspends Parliament.
Aug 28, 2019 • 5 min
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Drugmaker to pay $572m in opioid lawsuit.
Aug 27, 2019 • 5 min
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EU expects UK to pay £39bn divorce bill.
Aug 26, 2019 • 6 min
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Protesters march near G7 in Biarritz.
Aug 24, 2019 • 5 min
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China escalates US trade row.
Aug 23, 2019 • 6 min
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Brexit Backstop indispensable says Macron.
Aug 22, 2019 • 5 min
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President accuses Jews of ‘great disloyalty’.
Aug 21, 2019 • 6 min
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Italy’s Prime Minister resigns.
Aug 20, 2019 • 5 min
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Brexit will end free movement.
Aug 19, 2019 • 5 min
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North Korea calls off talks with South.
Aug 16, 2019 • 5 min
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Israel bans two democratic US congresswomen.
Aug 15, 2019 • 5 min
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Facebook transcribed users audio.
Aug 14, 2019 • 5 min
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U.S. delays some China tariffs.
Aug 13, 2019 • 5 min
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Protesters storm Hong Kong Airport.
Aug 12, 2019 • 6 min
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Jeffrey Epstein dead in apparent suicide.
Aug 10, 2019 • 5 min
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Fukushima is out of space for radioactive water.
Aug 9, 2019 • 5 min
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Nations issue caution about travelling to the US.
Aug 8, 2019 • 5 min
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Pakistan suspends trade with India over Kashmir.
Aug 7, 2019 • 6 min
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The battle looms to stop a no-deal Brexit.
Aug 6, 2019 • 6 min
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Trump vows action after mass shootings.
Aug 5, 2019 • 6 min
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Two mass shootings in less than 24 hours.
Aug 4, 2019 • 6 min
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Transform food production to save the world.
Aug 3, 2019 • 5 min
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New US tariffs on China.
Aug 1, 2019 • 5 min
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Brexit backstop talks in Belfast. July 31.
Jul 31, 2019 • 5 min
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Capital One breached. July 30.
Jul 30, 2019 • 5 min
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Another mass shooting in the US. July 29.
Jul 29, 2019 • 5 min
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Climate Change hits. July 26.
Jul 26, 2019 • 5 min
Climate Change hits. July 26.
Federal executions return. July 25.
Jul 25, 2019 • 5 min
Federal executions return. July 25.
Boris is the UK’s new Prime Minister. July 24.
Jul 24, 2019 • 6 min
Boris is the UK’s new Prime Minister. July 24.
Johnson to become UK Prime Minister. July 23.
Jul 23, 2019 • 5 min
Johnson to become UK Prime Minister. July 23.
Millions should stop taking aspirin. July 22.
Jul 22, 2019 • 5 min
Millions should stop taking aspirin. July 22.
Ex-Unilever boss tackles climate. July 21.
Jul 21, 2019 • 5 min
Ex-Unilever boss tackles climate. July 21.
UK tanker seized in the Gulf. July 19.
Jul 19, 2019 • 5 min
UK tanker seized in the Gulf. July 19.
No-deal Brexit could cost 30 billion pounds. July 18.
Jul 18, 2019 • 5 min
No-deal Brexit could cost 30 billion pounds. July 18.
Family of 737MAX crash seeks safety upgrades. July 17.
Jul 17, 2019 • 5 min
Family of 737MAX crash seeks safety upgrades. July 17.
US commemorates Apollo mission. July 16.
Jul 16, 2019 • 5 min
US commemorates Apollo mission. July 16.
US Government moves to end asylum, Extinction Rebellion protests.
Jul 15, 2019 • 5 min
US Government moves to end asylum, Extinction Rebellion protests.
UK police warn over leaked memos. July 13.
Jul 13, 2019 • 5 min
UK police warn over leaked memos. July 13.
The Pound’s tenth week of losses. July 12.
Jul 12, 2019 • 5 min
The Pound’s tenth week of losses. July 12.
Britain fends off Iranian blockade. July 11.
Jul 11, 2019 • 5 min
Britain fends off Iranian blockade. July 11.
Wall Street touches new highs, British Ambassador quits. July 10.
Jul 10, 2019 • 4 min
Wall Street touches new highs, British Ambassador quits. July 10.
UK Labour is finally backing a second referendum, Ross Perot dies at 89.
Jul 9, 2019 • 4 min
UK Labour is finally backing a second referendum, Ross Perot dies at 89.
Boeing loses a $6 billion aircraft deal, the US Women’s soccer team embrace activism.
Jul 8, 2019 • 5 min
Boeing loses a $6 billion aircraft deal to Airbus & The US Women’s soccer team embrace activism.
Deutsche Bank to slash 18,000 jobs in sweeping restructuring.
Jul 7, 2019 • 5 min
Deutsche Bank to slash 18,000 jobs in sweeping restructuring.
7.1 Earthquake hits California, Iran enrichment rises, Pride celebrated in Europe.
Jul 6, 2019 • 5 min
7.1 Earthquake hits California, Iran enrichment rises, Pride celebrated in Europe.
Southern California 6.4 magnitude earthquake. July 5.
Jul 5, 2019 • 5 min
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