In this image taken from video and made available by Buckingham Palace, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II addresses the nation and the Commonwealth from Windsor Castle, Windsor, England, Sunday April 5, 2020.
In a rare address to the country, Queen Elizabeth II thanked health workers and essential employees in the UK
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Sun, 04/05/2020 - 16:04
General view of the Mestalla stadium during the Champions League round of 16 second leg soccer match between Valencia and…
The league on Friday said the furloughs were needed because there was no agreement on the size of the salary cuts players must take to reduce the financial impact of the pandemic
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Sun, 04/05/2020 - 11:03
Houses in the deserted town of Pripyat, some 3 kilometers (1.86 miles) from the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine, Feb. 4, 2020.
More than 130 firefighters, three aircraft, and 21 vehicles were deployed to battle fire, which was said to have burned around 20 hectares (50 acres) in long-vacated area
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Sun, 04/05/2020 - 09:10
Pope Francis holds a palm branch as he celebrates Palm Sunday Mass behind closed doors in St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican,…
Normally, tens of thousands of Romans, tourists and pilgrims, clutching olive tree branches or palm fronds would have flocked to an outdoor mass led by the pontiff
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Sun, 04/05/2020 - 07:15
Medical staff take care of patients infected with the COVID-19 virus in a train at the Gare d'Austerlitz train station April 1, 2020 in Paris, France.
The TGV-turned-mobile-intensive-care-unit is just one piece of France's nationwide mobilization of trains, helicopters, jets and even a warship, deployed to relieve congested hospitals and shuffle hundreds of patients and medical personnel in and out of coronavirus hotspots
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Sun, 04/05/2020 - 07:10
US President Trump Says in Next Two Weeks, US to See ‘A Lot of Death’
“There’s going to be a lot of death,” president warns
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Sun, 04/05/2020 - 05:39
Police officers investigate after a man wielding a knife attacked residents venturing out to shop in the town in Romans-sur-Isere, southern France, April 4, 2020.
Assailant, a refugee in his 30s from Sudan who lives in the town, is arrested after being 'found on his knees on the pavement, praying in Arabic,' prosecutor's office says
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Sat, 04/04/2020 - 11:54
Medical staff of a mobile unit take samples from a man to test for Covid-19, at the Santa Maria della Pieta' hospital complex,…
He's treated more than 100 patients at home
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Sat, 04/04/2020 - 04:30
Jaroslaw Kaczynski, leader of the conservative ruling party Law and Justice, takes part in a parliamentary session in Warsaw,…
Poland's parliament is preparing to vote Friday on legislation that would transform the country's May presidential election entirely into a mail-in ballot
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Fri, 04/03/2020 - 19:06
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen speaks during a media conference, detailing EU efforts to limit the economic…
Measure to apply retroactively to January 30
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Fri, 04/03/2020 - 14:51
A medical worker sets up medical equipment in the Central Clinical Hospital "Russian Railways Medicine", redesigned to receive…
Dr. Anastasia Vasilyeva of the Alliance of Doctors union was trying to take masks, sanitizer and other gear to a hospital in the Novgorod region when she and others were stopped by police; they were accused of violating self-isolation regulations
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Fri, 04/03/2020 - 14:42
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks during a news conference on the ongoing situation with the coronavirus disease …
Johnson still self-isolating; warns citizens not to be tempted by nice weather 
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Fri, 04/03/2020 - 16:32
Staff treat a patient in the intensive care unit at the University Hospital (CHUV) during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)…
The expanded authority comes as the government doubled the size of its coronavirus emergency loan scheme to 40 billion Swiss francs ($40.94 billion) after being flooded by requests for help by businesses
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Fri, 04/03/2020 - 16:49
The statue of a Soviet World War II commander Marshall Ivan Stepanovic Konev is loaded onto a truck after its been removed from…
WWII liberator also played role in crushing Czech uprising
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Fri, 04/03/2020 - 12:46
FILE PHOTO: Britain's Queen Elizabeth II talks with MI5 officers during a visit to the headquarters of MI5, which is the United…
The queen rarely addresses the nation directly apart from her traditional televised Christmas Day message
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Fri, 04/03/2020 - 13:09