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News for Jun 06, 2022

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Platinum Jubilee: The Queen waves from Buckingham Palace balcony for pageant -- BBC News (UK)

Outline: (what is this?) platinum, jubilee, queen

Tone: (what is this?) + positive

Discussion: (what is this?) Harry, King George Iii, royals, Meghan

Platinum Party at the Palace: The royals were the real stars of the Jubilee concert -- BBC News (UK)

Jubilee concert artists on excitement of performing at Platinum Party at the Palace

Outline:  stars, jubilee, concert

Tone:  ++ v. positive

Discussion:  - UK, Rod, US, London

Platinum Jubilee concert: 'Mummy, you laugh and cry with us' - Prince Charles -- BBC News (UK)

Mummy laughs and cries with us all, says Prince Charles

Outline:  mummy, laugh, prince

Tone:  ± mixed

Discussion:  -- Diana, ++ Charles, ± BBC, ++ Mummy

Party at the Palace: The Queen meets Paddington Bear for jubilee celebrations -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  paddington, bear, jubilee

Tone:  ++ v. positive

Discussion:  Rwanda, Queen Elizabeth, UK, Priti Patel

Louis does it again: Mischievous prince delights with his funny faces -- The Telegraph

Prince Louis made a series of hilarious expressions while watching the celebrations See all the pictures - this article is currently free to read

Outline:  faces, prince, louis

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  ++ Meghan, ± Louis, ++ Harry, -- Archie

Queen's Platinum Jubilee: The Nigerian boss who applied to be monarch's footman -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  jubilee, nigerian, boss

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  - BBC, Nigeria, Harry, Britain

Chelsea Bridge: Man Tasered in critical condition after River Thames fall -- BBC News (UK)

Man Tasered by police falls into River Thames

Outline:  bridge, man, tasered

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  -- BBC, - Thames, ++ UK, Tom Daley

Man rescued from Thames after being Tasered dies -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  rescued, thames, tasered

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  ± Thames, ++ BBC, -- America, - Henry

Nigeria Owo church attack: Gunmen kill Catholic worshippers in Ondo -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  nigeria, owo, church

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  ± Nigeria, ± Africa, ++ America, + Islam

Shootings in Philadelphia, Tennessee and Phoenix leave dozens dead, including child, over weekend -- ITV News

At least seven people, including a 14-year-old girl, have been killed and dozens more injured in separate shootings in Philadelphia, Tennessee and Phoenix between Saturday night and early Sunday morning, said police

Outline:  shootings, philadelphia, tennessee

Tone:  ± mixed

Discussion:  ++ USA, Chicago, America

Women break world record by running 106 marathons in 106 days -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  marathons, challenge, women

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  BBC

Diabetes drug leads to notable weight loss in people with obesity – study -- The Guardian

Outline:  5mg, tirzepatide, week

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  USA, Serge, Dr David Unwin, twitter

UK accused of attempting to deport children to Rwanda -- The Guardian

Outline:  child, asylum, seekers

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  - UK, - Rwanda, - France, -- Syria

I came here to save my life. By sending me to Rwanda, the UK threatens it again | The secret asylum seeker -- The Guardian

Outline:  rwanda, uk, threatens

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  + UK, ++ Rwanda, - France, - Europe

Covid hangover threatens to bring back the 'sick man of Europe' -- The Telegraph

Britain’s economy is once again “sick” amid rising inflation, wage-price spiral fears and industrial unrest. It bears striking resemblance to the 1970s, when the UK was dubbed the “sick man of Europe” for its lagging economic performance

Outline:  sick, britain, economy

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  -- UK, - Brexit, -- Europe, Britain

What’s next for Boris Johnson? There are three possible scenarios -- The Guardian

Outline:  boris, johnson, possible

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  Tories, Johnson, Ukrainian Nazis, Ukraine

‘Weakness’ of UK position shaped Northern Ireland protocol negotiations, David Frost says -- The Guardian

Outline:  ireland, protocol, negotiations

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  -- UK, Frost, Spain, Gibraltar

Hypocritical Hollywood has shown its true colours in the Depp v Heard trial -- The Telegraph

"Tinsel Town’s claim to be a bulwark against misogyny is hard to square with chauvinist support for Johnny Depp" | Writes

Outline:  johnny, depp, defamation

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  - Depp, -- Amber, Zoe Strimpel, ± Hollywood

Amber Heard can’t pay $8.35m damages to Johnny Depp, says lawyer. What happens next? -- The Independent

Outline:  suing, ms, heard

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  ++ Amber, Johnny, Elaine, Elon Musk

Will Amber Heard return to Aquaman 2 after defamation trial? Here’s what we know -- The Independent

Will Amber Heard return to Aquaman 2?

Outline:  aquaman, defamation, trial

Tone:  ++ v. positive

Discussion:  Terry Crews, Depp, Blake Lively, US

Arrests after Jubilee party descends into 20-person brawl -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  arrests, jubilee, party

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  -- BBC, Harry, America, William

Several hundred remain at Cornwall illegal rave site on day three -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  cornwall, illegal, rave

Tone:  ++ v. positive

Discussion:  russia, Usain Bolt, London, Johnson

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