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Mon 13 Jul 2020

Woman gave 71 people virus in 60 seconds

Woman gave 71 people virus in 60 seconds

An asymptomatic superspreader who did everything right when she came back from overseas still managed to cause a huge cluster in her tower block.

Tue 7 Jul 2020

Beach parties led to ‘monstrous surge’

Beach parties led to ‘monstrous surge’

The US state of Florida let spring break beach parties go ahead. Now, it is facing a COVID-19 surge after people partied through 4th July.

Mon 6 Jul 2020

Meghan, Harry ‘struggling to cope’ in LA

Meghan, Harry ‘struggling to cope’ in LA

The dream of a blissful new life in LA has quickly turned into a nightmare for the Duke and Duchess, who relatives say have gone “worryingly quiet”.

Man in iconic 9/11 photo dies from virus

Man in iconic 9/11 photo dies from virus

This man miraculously survived the 9/11 terror attacks despite the building crumbling around him. He is one of the pandemic’s latest victims.

‘Not good enough’: Lisa slams royal family

‘Not good enough’: Lisa slams royal family

The Sunday Project’s host Lisa Wilkinson has bluntly told the Queen to intervene with her son in a scathing assessment of the royal family’s conduct.

Thu 2 Jul 2020

China’s takedown of new Aussie logo

China’s takedown of new Aussie logo

China claims Australia’s controversial new logo, which some say looks like a virus, shows our nation’s deep “confusion and anxiety”.

Wed 1 Jul 2020

Couple with guns under investigation

Couple with guns under investigation

The US couple who drew guns on Black Lives Matter protesters outside their mansion in St Louis are now being investigated by prosecutors.

Tue 30 Jun 2020

Fears as new flu virus emerges in China

Fears as new flu virus emerges in China

A new type of flu that is “highly adapted to infect humans” has emerged in China. Experts say it is capable of triggering another pandemic.

Mon 29 Jun 2020

Trump deletes ‘white power’ tweet

Trump deletes ‘white power’ tweet

In a rare move, President Donald Trump has deleted a tweet approving a video showing one of his supporters chanting “white power”.

Coronavirus kills over half a million people

Coronavirus kills over half a million people

More than half a million people have now died from COVID-19 and more than 10 million cases have been recorded worldwide.

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