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A third Brighton player has tested positive for the Coronavirus: Reports
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A third Brighton player has tested positive for the Coronavirus: Reports

Potentially concerning situations arising for the team. According to reports, at least one more unnamed player has tested positive for the Coronavirus. Sky News notes that the player has not been identified and is expected to quarantine with all the necessary precautions. Brighton chief executive Paul Barber says the newly confirmed case is a 'concern' The team is expected to continue training, but may undertake solo sessions at their planned stadium.
Tesla has applied to become a UK electricity provider
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Tesla has applied to become a UK electricity provider

While it remains unknown as to why they needed such a license, Tesla might soon be your energy provider throughout parts of the UK. According to documents that appeared online, Tesla applied for an energy provider license in the U.K this week -- sparking speculation that they may be preparing to expand their business efforts. It remains unclear the purpose of the license but it was signed by Tesla 's energy sales director on Tuesday. Tesla is known for making cars; batteries, and is the proud owner of the world's largest battery.
There have been 4k domestic abuse-related arrests across the U.K in the past six weeks
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There have been 4k domestic abuse-related arrests across the U.K in the past six weeks

A stunning confirmation from the Metropolitan Police force. On Friday, British police confirmed that since at least 9 March 4,033 arrests have occurred across London related to domestic violence cases. Police say that the spike in cases mostly came after people were asked to self-isolate, er, some with their rather violent partners. The force confirmed that charges are up 24% compared to last year and especially now considering there aren't many options for victims to leave their homes. There have been 17,275 recorded cases between 9 March and 19 April - a 9% increase on the same period in 2019.
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Lorry driver has been living inside to protect his wife and children from virus exposure

In a telling interview with Sky News, a Lorry driver is making headlines today after revealing that the next best place during isolation is in fact inside his Lorry. Sky News reports that  Ben McKeown has been living in his Lorry for the last 5 weeks to protect his children and wife from potential exposure to COVID-19. Ben McKeown has been living in his lorry for weeks to protect his family "I saw my partner Nicola but we made sure to keep the two-metre distance," Mr McKeown says. "It's a safety thing." How does he keep up with his family? Alike others making profound sacrifices at this difficult time --- McKeown told Sky News that he keeps up with his family by daily video calls.
The latest royal wedding has been called off entirely
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The latest royal wedding has been called off entirely

PEOPLE Magazine reports that Princess Beatrice and soon to be hubby Edward have reportedly cancelled their wedding. The magazine received a statement over the weekend confirming that the couple just couldn't make it happen at this time, given the current worldly circumstances. Cred: Royal Family There are no plans to switch venues or hold a bigger wedding. “They aren’t even thinking about their wedding at this time. “There will come a time to rearrange, but that’s not yet.” per the statement.
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