Brazil may be just the tip of the iceberg as coronavirus rips through Latin America – ABC News

Brazil’s huge wealth disparities, porous social safety net and tightly-packed, densely populated favelas all make the country the ideal host for disease disaster. But why this perfect storm erupted ……

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In My Blood It Runs has a message about the love Aboriginal parents have for their kids – ABC News

When my boys Dujuan and Colin were born I was just a teenager. They are 13 and 14 now, and my two younger ones, Clevone and Nyiesha, are four and…

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On the frontline

Locals do what they can to keep things moving during pandemic
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Daily COVID-19 update: 423 new cases statewide; area counties see new cases

Minnesota health officials reported 423 new cases of COVID-19 Friday, following a trend of increasing positive case numbers in the state. But trends in daily deaths from the disease still suggest a hopeful, downward trend.
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Vehicles rummaged through and other reports

A vehicle was reported rummaged through at 6:41 a.m. Thursday at 617 Ruble Ave. Some items were missing.  A vehicle was reported rummaged through at 7:04 a.m. Thursday at 220 E. Richway Drive.  Police received a report at 7:31 a.m. Thursday of vehicles that were rummaged through at 105 Tamra Lane.  Police received a report […]
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Minnesota banks, credit unions, offer COVID-19 mortgage help

ST. PAUL — State officials said Thursday that 31 Minnesota financial institutions have committed themselves to provide additional mortgage-relief options to homeowners facing financial hardship caused by the coronavirus pandemic who don’t have federally backed mortgages. Under the framework announced by Attorney General Keith Ellison and Gov. Tim Walz, the participating banks and credit unions have […]
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Trump’s Rushmore trip draws real and figurative fireworks

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — President Donald Trump will begin his Independence Day weekend on Friday with a patriotic display of fireworks at Mount Rushmore before a crowd of thousands, but even in a part of the country where many remain supportive of the president, the event has drawn controversy and protests. Trump is expected to […]
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Police hunt for Canterbury man classed as a ‘danger to the public’

Police are urgently searching for a Canterbury man who is thought to be a danger to the public. Jamie Lee Mackay, 28, has two warrants for his arrest and numerous…

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Canadian sports TV host reveals his one-month-old daughter Oakland has been kidnapped – Daily Mail

Canadian sports TV host Dan O’Toole has said that his one-month-old daughter Oakland has been kidnapped.   O’Toole, the co-host of TV show SportsCentre with Jay and Dan on TSN, made…

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‘On a really hot day there’s just nothing better’

Snow cone business finding success in Albert Lea
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