Apple News Plus’ new Audio stories appear in iOS 13.5.5 beta

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The latest iOS 13.5.5 beta has revealed a new audio feature for the company’s Apple News Plus service that adds podcast-style recordings of longform articles to the app, as discovered by 9to5Mac. Apple was reportedly working on the feature earlier this year, but the newly revealed section of the News …

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Australia to quarantine 1200 US troops

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Don Harwin, who was the New South Wales arts minister until April, is set to go head to head with police in court after he was fined for breaching COVID-19 restrictions. It’s a dramatic move for a politician who was involved with the creation of the laws. In April, the …

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George Floyd: Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich speaks on racial injustice amid unrest

Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich met with the media on Monday and read a statement in support of the black community while addressing racial injustices experienced by African Americans.  “Few things stir the human heart and soul like injustice,” Reich said to reporters. “When we see it, feel it, experience it, it’s heart-wrenching. It’s not enough for a person who …

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Trump and his allies are now openly threatening Americans with violence

Emerging after days of darkness, President Donald Trump threatened Americans on Monday night with a military crackdown involving “thousands of heavily armed soldiers.” Shortly before Trump appeared on camera, federal police under his authority attacked a peaceful group of people near the White House with tear gas and rubber bullets, …

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Powerful photo cuts through riot violence

From extreme violence to moments of calm, here are some of the most powerful images from protests across the United States following the death of black man George Floyd. RELATED: Follow our live coverage of the US riots Pinned under the knee of white officer Derek Chauvin, the 46-year-old died …

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