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Global COVID-19 cases top 6.7 mn: Johns Hopkins

Washington, Policenama Online - The total number of global coronavirus has increased to over 6.7 million, while the death toll has topped 394,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University.As of Saturday morning, the overall number of cases…

Warehouse workers in US sue Amazon over Covid-19 risk

New York, Policenama Online - A group of Amazon warehouse workers from a facility in New York has sued the e-commerce giant allegedly for unsafe working conditions, thereby putting them and their families at risk of Covid-19 conditions, the…

Armed man holding kids hostage surrenders in US city

Washington, Policenama Online - An armed man who fired gunshots at police officers and held two children hostage inside a private residence in the city of Oakland, Northern California, has surrendered after a 12-hour standoff, officials…

Los Angeles County extends night curfew

Los Angeles, Policenama Online - Authorities have extended a curfew imposed in the Los Angeles County for the fourth night in a row as protests over the death of African-American man George Floyd continued across the area.The curfew that…

Trump vows to mobilize military to quell US protests

Washington, Policenama Online - US President Donald Trump has vowed to deploy "thousands and thousands of heavily armed soldiers" to stop the unrest in the capital and other cities if local administrations refuse to take the action against…