Spain sets temperature records, UK sees hottest day of 2020

Spain's national weather agency says several parts of the country have set record temperatures during a heatwave

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Alan Parker, director of "Midnight Express," dies at 76

British filmmaker Alan Parker, whose movies included “Bugsy Malone,” “Midnight Express” and “Evita,” has died at 76

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Hong Kong postpones elections by a year, citing coronavirus

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says the government will postpone highly anticipated legislative elections by one year, citing a worsening coronavirus outbreak in the semi-autonomous Chinese city

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Hurricane Isaias churns through Bahamas as Florida prepares

Forecasters have declared a hurricane warning for parts of the Florida coast as Hurricane Isaias drenches the Bahamas on a track for the U.S. East Coast

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Isaias weakens but expected to strengthen as nears Florida

Storm Isaias snapped trees and knocked out power as it blew through the Bahamas and weakened to a tropical storm as it churned toward the Florida coast

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Asia Today: Australia may tighten restrictions as cases rise

Australian media are reporting that coronavirus-forced restrictions in Melbourne could be tightened from next week as authorities try to stem the spread of COVID-19

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India reports 55,000 virus cases, Florida faces hurricane

India has reported nearly 55,000 new coronavirus cases and Japan recorded more than 1,500 for a second day while Florida braces for a hurricane that threatened to hamper anti-disease efforts

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Asia Today: Victoria state declares disaster, night curfew

The premier of Australia’s hard-hit Victoria state has declared a disaster among sweeping new coronavirus restrictions across Melbourne and elsewhere from Sunday night

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Asia Today: Victoria state declares disaster, night curfew

The premier of Australia’s hard-hit Victoria state has declared a disaster among sweeping new coronavirus restrictions across Melbourne and elsewhere from Sunday night

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Philippines virus cases top 100,000 in 'losing battle'

Coronavirus infections in the Philippines surged past 100,000 Sunday in a troubling milestone after medical groups declared that the country was waging “a losing battle” against the virus and asked the president to reimpose a lockdown in the capital

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India reports 55,000 virus cases, Florida faces storm

India has reported nearly 55,000 new coronavirus cases and Japan recorded more than 1,500 for a second day while Florida braces for a tropical storm that threatened to hamper anti-disease efforts

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India reports 55,000 virus cases, Florida faces storm

India has reported nearly 55,000 new coronavirus cases and the Philippines recorded another daily high to surpass 100,000 total infections, while Florida braces for a tropical storm that threatened to hamper anti-disease efforts

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Asia Today: Australia's Victoria state imposes curfew

The premier of Australia’s hard-hit Victoria state has declared a disaster among sweeping new coronavirus restrictions across Melbourne and elsewhere from Sunday night

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