COVID-19 Update: Annastacia Palaszczuk labelled ‘cruel’ over border policy | 7NEWS

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The mayor of a NSW border town says Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has ignored her plea to reopen the state border or relax rules for struggling residents; Scott Morrison hopes to create a definition of what constitutes a hotspot that is accepted nationwide at National Cabinet; confusion over Victoria’s road>>>

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Coronavirus: Leicester’s mayor urges residents to stay at home

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Leicester Mayor Sir Peter Soulsby has urged residents in the city to stay at home after lockdown in the area was tightened amid a spike in COVID-19 cases. Read more here: https://trib.al/B8e6qkL #Coronavirus #COVID19 #UK Sky News videos are now available in Spanish here/Los video de Sky News están disponibles>>>

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New York City will close some streets to cars, expand sidewalks during coronavirus: mayor – Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York City, the epicenter of the U.S. coronavirus outbreak, will close some streets to vehicle traffic, expand sidewalks and create temporary bike lanes to offer New Yorkers more space to stay apart outside as lockdown measures continue, the mayor said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: New>>>

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Mayor de Blasio: ‘We’re Going To Celebrate Our Nation’s Birthday’ | NBC News

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During a press conference, Mayor Bill de Blasio says that NYC will be "celebrating our nation’s birthday" during the coronavirus pandemic, but "how" will depend on the severity of the crisis when the time comes. Original Author: Produced by NBC News and published on 24/04/2020

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Anderson Cooper presses Las Vegas mayor over wish to reopen

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Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman (I) says that she wants to reopen the city’s casinos, restaurants and entertainment venues for business so people can get back to work. CNN’s Anderson Cooper asks her if that’s safe given the data about the Covid-19 pandemic. #Coronavirus #CNN #News Original Author: Produced by CNN>>>

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Barr Sides With Mississippi Drive-In Church That Mayor Ordered To Shut Down

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Attorney General William Barr is not messing around lately. Days after he put China on blast for their response and handling of the coronavirus pandemic, Barr publicly defended a Mississippi church’s right to hold drive-in services during the coronavirus pandemic, suggesting that a mayor’s ban unfairly targeted its “religious conduct.”>>>

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Detroit’s Mayor Declines National Guard Offer to Distribute Food in the City

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Detroit missed out on a significant chance this week when a Michigan National Guard offer to help distribute food in the city was rejected by Mayor Mike Duggan, that articulated concern that their existence on city roads can tear open old wounds from the 1967 trouble, a popular city priest>>>

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