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FILE - This is an April 30, 2020, file photo showing Gilead Sciences headquarters in Foster City, Calif. A California biotech company says its experimental drug remdesivir improved symptoms when given for five days to moderately ill, hospitalized patients with COVID-19. Gilead Sciences gave few details on Monday, June 1, 2020, but said full results would soon be published in a medical journal. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)
Gilead says drug helped moderately ill coronavirus patients A California biotech company says its experimental drug remdesivir improved symptoms when given for five days to moderately ill, hospitalized patients with COVID-19
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FILE - This Aug. 10, 2019, shows razor wire fencing at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in New York. Democratic lawmakers are raising questions about the federal Bureau of Prisons’ release of high-profile inmates and are calling for widespread testing of federal inmates as the number of coronavirus cases has exploded in the federal prison system. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
Lawmakers question federal prisons' home confinement rulesDemocratic lawmakers are raising questions about the federal Bureau of Prisons’ release of high-profile inmates and are calling for widespread testing of inmates as the number of coronavirus cases has exploded in the federal prison system
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Congo now faces 2nd Ebola outbreak in northern provinceThe head of the World Health Organization says authorities have confirmed a second Ebola outbreak in Congo
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Vendors wearing protective face masks against the spread of coronavirus, waits for customers at the iconic 15th century Grand Bazaar in Istanbul as it reopens, Monday June 1, 2020, following weeks of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. Turkish Airlines resumed limited domestic flights, restaurants welcomed sit-in customers and beaches and museums reopened as Turkey's broadest easing of coronavirus restrictions came into effect following a slowdown in confirmed COVID-19 infections and deaths in the country. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
Turkey eases lockdown as restaurants reopen, flights resumeTurkish Airlines has resumed limited domestic flights, restaurants have welcomed sit-in customers and beaches and museums reopened as Turkey’s broadest easing of coronavirus restrictions came into effect
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Children jump on a trampoline at the Little Darling home-based Childcare after nurseries and primary schools partly reopen in England after the COVID-19 lockdown in London, Monday, June 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
UK eases lockdown restrictions yet experts say it's too soonBritain has moved to further ease lockdown restrictions despite warnings from some health officials that the risk of spreading COVID-19 was still too great
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Austrian tourists with a dog arrive at the Acropolian Spirit Hotel in central Athens. on Monday June 1, 2020. Lockdown restrictions were lifted on non-seasonal hotels Monday as the country prepares to start its tourism season on June 15. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
Greece lifts its lockdown on hotels, pools, golf coursesGreece has lifted lockdown measures for hotels, open-air cinemas, golf courses and public swimming pools as the country ramped up preparations for the tourism season that starts in two weeks
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Waiters prepare the terrace of a restaurant in Paris, Monday, June 1, 2020, as France gradually lifts its Covid-19 lockdown. France is reopening tomorow its restaurants, bars and cafes as the country eases most restrictions amid the coronavirus crisis. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
Lockdowns ease in Florida, Europe with new tourism rulesThe first day of June saw coronavirus restrictions ease from Asia to Europe to the United States, even as U.S. protests against police brutality sparked fears of new outbreaks
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A group marches through the streets of downtown Pittsburgh Sunday, May 31, 2020 protesting the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day, May 25. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Mass gatherings, erosion of trust upend coronavirus controlHealth experts are concerned that protests erupting across the nation and the law enforcement response to them will upend efforts to track and contain the spread of coronavirus just as those efforts were finally getting underway
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Fans of two distinct soccer clubs join forces for an anti-government protest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Sunday, May 31, 2020. Police used tear gas to disperse anti-government protesters in Brazil's largest city as they began to clash with small groups loyal to President Jair Bolsonaro. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
US sends Brazil malaria drug unproven for COVID-19 treatmentThe U.S. has sent to Brazil more than 2 million doses of a malaria drug touted by President Donald Trump as potentially protecting against and treating the coronavirus
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Turkey opens new hospitals as daily coronavirus cases dropTwo hospitals for coronavirus patients open in Istanbul as Turkey’s daily number of new cases falls to its lowest since the peak of the outbreak
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Mothers, who said their sons were killed during police operations, holds a banner with the photos of their sons, during a protest against crimes committed by the police against black people in the favelas, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, May 31, 2020. The protest, called "Black lives matter," was interrupted when police used tear gas to disperse people. "I can't breathe", said some of the demonstrators, alluding to the George Floyd's death. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
World alarmed by violence in US; thousands march in LondonNations around the world have watched in horror at the civil unrest in the United States following the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white police officer pressed his knee on his neck until he stopped breathing
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FILE - In this Thursday, April 25, 2019 file photo, cranes work at Notre Dame cathedral, in Paris. The body overseeing the Gothic structure’s restoration issued a statement Sunday May 31, 2020, saying that the reopening to the public of the Notre Dame Cathedral’s forecourt was finally made possible after several deep clean operations took place to remove toxic lead dust from the large forecourt. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File)
Notre Dame forecourt opens to public after long cleanupNotre Dame Cathedral’s forecourt is being opened up to the public for the first time since the devastating fire of April 15 last year
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