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US bans WeChat and TikTok citing national security

Associated Press Reporter
The US will ban the downloads of the Chinese apps TikTok and WeChat on Sunday, with a total ban on the use of the latter, citing national security and data privacy concerns.

Madrid introduces new restrictions amid new Covid-19 spike

Associated Press Reporter
The Madrid regional government is further restricting family reunions and social gatherings to curb a sharp spike in confirmed coronavirus cases as schools are set to reopen, although officials said that new infections in and around the Spanish capital were being brought under control.

Beirut blast: Search continues for possible survivor

Hussein Malla, Associated Press
Rescue workers have resumed search operations in a building that collapsed last month in Beirut's deadly blast in the hope of finding a survivor under the rubble after a pulsing signal was detected.