Oregon governor seeks further federal aid as wildfires rage

Dozens have died and thousands are displaced as residents of Oregon, Washington and California face historic wildfires. Oregon’s governor has requested additional federal assistance as the state battles the deadly wildfires sweeping the western United States, and local residents pitched…

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Further widespread US protests but violence falls

Tens of thousands of people have demonstrated, mainly peacefully, across the United States for an eighth night following the death of African-American George Floyd in police custody. One of the biggest protests, joined by Floyd’s relatives, took place in his…

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