Analysis & Comment

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We’re covering a shootout and a search for assassins in Haiti, and Olympic spectators being barred as Tokyo’s virus situation worsens. Haiti hunts down assassins of president Nearly 24 hours after the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse of Haiti, the security forces engaged in a chaotic shootout with a group they described as suspected assailants, […]

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First Friday Art Walks on Santa Fe are returning in June — The Know

Starting June 4, the Santa Fe Art District will once again come alive with First Friday Art Walks. For fans, it’s been a long year without the events, which typically occur year-round, rain or shine. All participants and patrons will have to mask up and maintain social distancing rules. Businesses will be required to monitor […]

Analysis & Comment

Your Friday Briefing

European leaders who met Macron go into quarantine. By Carole Landry Good morning. We’re covering quarantine for European leaders who had contact with France’s president, the unequal impact of India’s air pollution and the way the climate change crisis played out in 2020. Macron’s positive test reverberates among European leaders After President Emmanuel Macron of […]

Analysis & Comment

Your Friday Briefing

Indonesia hospitals, election hacking, Afghan peace talks: Here’s what you need to know. By Melina Delkic Good morning. We’re covering Jakarta’s overwhelmed hospitals, aggressive hacks related to the U.S. presidential election and devastating wildfires in the U.S. West. Its hospitals filling, Jakarta brings back restrictions Officials in the Indonesian capital will reimpose a partial shutdown […]

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Prosecutors seek Friday court appearance for Ghislaine Maxwell, Jeffrey Epstein’s longtime associate – The Denver Post

NEW YORK — Prosecutors on Sunday asked a judge to schedule a Friday court appearance in New York for Jeffrey Epstein’s longtime associate to face charges she helped him recruit women to sexually abuse. British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, 58, was arrested Thursday at a $1 million estate on 156 acres that she purchased last December […]

Politics

House to vote Friday on more coronavirus aid, despite GOP skeptics – The Denver Post

WASHINGTON — The Democratic-controlled House is pressing ahead Friday with votes on another massive rescue bill that would pump almost $1 trillion to state and local governments, renew $1,200 cash payments for individuals, and extend a $600 weekly supplemental federal unemployment benefit. The first four coronavirus response bills were bipartisan measures that passed by sweeping […]