Turtle crashes through Georgia driver’s windshield

Turtle crashes through Georgia driver’s windshield

Take shell-ter! A Georgia driver is warning motorists after a turtle came flying through her windshield on the highway near Savannah. “Beware, Savannah, of flying turtle[s],” Latonya Lark wrote on Facebook along with a photo of the reptile lodged in shattered glass. Lark was driving on the highway with her brother, Kevin Grant, on May … Read more

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U.S. Supreme Court declines to block at-risk prisoner transfer plan

U.S. Supreme Court declines to block at-risk prisoner transfer plan

FILE PHOTO: A general view of the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington, U.S. May 8, 2020. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to block a judge’s ruling that requires the U.S. government to evaluate moving up to 837 potentially at-risk prisoners out of a federal prison in … Read more

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NYPD cop suspended after he’s busted for shoplifting

NYPD cop suspended after he's busted for shoplifting

An off-duty NYPD cop was busted in Orange County for shoplifting at a Walmart, police said Tuesday. Officer Johana Rios — who is assigned to the 50th Precinct — allegedly tried to steal various items from the Walmart in Newburgh, NY, around 7 p.m. on Friday, local police confirmed. It was unclear what she tried … Read more

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Queues and limited browsing in store for English shoppers

Queues and limited browsing in store for English shoppers

LONDON (Reuters) – People eager to hit the shops again when English high street retailers, department stores and shopping centres reopen will face queuing and few opportunities to try products. A social distancing sign is seen in Stradivarius clothes store in Oxford Street, London, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), London, Britain, May … Read more

Chinese military ships near Taiwan may spark US confrontation

Chinese military ships near Taiwan may spark US confrontation

The Chinese Communist Party is readying two new aircraft carriers for deployment off the coast of Taiwan that could lead to a military confrontation with the US ships in the region, as the relationship between the two global powers has become strained by trade issues and the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report. The ships … Read more

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New York’s Cuomo to meet Trump, push infrastructure spending

New York's Cuomo to meet Trump, push infrastructure spending

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks inside of the New York Stock Exchange after earlier ringing the opening bell as the building opens for the first time since March while the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., May 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (Reuters) – New York … Read more

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Germany extends coronavirus social distancing rules to June 29: source

Patriotic Poles led astray by mis-labelled Ukrainian cucumbers

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s government and state premiers agreed to extend social distancing restrictions to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic until June 29, a senior government official said on Tuesday. The agreement follows a row between federal and state authorities over how fast to ease lockdown measures that have helped Europe’s most populous … Read more

Man shot after confronting group of men jumping on his car

Man shot after confronting group of men jumping on his car

A 37-year-old man who confronted a group of hooligans jumping on his car in Bedford-Stuyvesant wound up with a bullet in the chest for his troubles, police sources said Tuesday. The violent encounter unfolded just before 2:30 a.m. Monday when the victim spotted the group of men on his car in the parking lot at … Read more

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