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Coronavirus warning from Italy: Effects of COVID-19 could be worse than first thought
The long-term effects of COVID-19, even on people who suffered a mild infection, could be far worse than was originally anticipated, according to researchers and doctors in northern Italy.
Coronavirus: Ireland may toughen quarantine measures amid anger over 'American rule-breakers'
Ireland may bring in tougher measures to ensure people stick to quarantine rules after reports of US travellers hitting the tourist trail hours after landing.
Coronavirus: Second wave fear in Australia after 21 new COVID-19 cases linked to hotel used by truckers
Twenty-one new COVID-19 infections in Australia's most populous state have been linked to a Sydney hotel used by lorry drivers travelling the country, adding to fears of a second wave of the virus.
New Zealand mosque shootings: Gunman to represent himself at sentencing after sacking lawyers
The gunman who killed dozens of worshippers at two New Zealand mosques last year has sacked his lawyers and will represent himself when he is sentenced next month.
Serge Aurier: Tottenham player's brother 'shot dead in France'
The brother of Tottenham Hotspur player Serge Aurier has died - with French media reporting that he was shot dead in Toulouse.
Kelly Preston: John Travolta's wife dies from breast cancer aged 57
John Travolta says his wife Kelly Preston has died from breast cancer.
Coronavirus: South Africa bans alcohol sales to free hospital beds for COVID-19 patients
South Africa's president has announced a ban on alcohol sales to reduce the number of people admitted to hospital.
San Diego:18 sailors injured in explosion on US military ship Bonhomme Richard
Eighteen sailors have been injured after an explosion caused a fire on a military ship in San Diego, the fire department said.
Ivan Safronov: Journalist's treason charges are brutal reality jolt for media in Russia
It is the moment when a life changes.
Ishak Mostefaoui: British student who joined Islamic State killed in Syrian prison
A British student who travelled to Syria to join the Islamic State (IS) group has been killed in the prison where he was being held.
- M6, West Midlands
Slow traffic on M6 Northbound between J7 A34 Birmingham Road (Great Barr) and J8 M5. Congestion to the link road from the Northbound M5 onto the Northbound M6.
- A53 Cobridge Road - Hanley, Staffordshire
Very slow traffic on A53 Cobridge Road both ways near Festival Retail Park. Congestion to Holden Bridge. In the roadworks area.
- A5272 Hanley Road - Sneyd Green, Staffordshire
Slow traffic on A5272 Hanley Road near Milton Road. In the roadworks area.
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