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Nightly News Full Broadcast (May 23rd)

Americans head outdoors for a Memorial Day Weekend like no other, coronavirus cases surge in Brazil as South America becomes the new epicenter, and firefighters battle a 4-alarm blaze at San Francisco's historic Pier 45.

pier 45 - NBC News
6:13pm PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Firefighters battle massive fire on San Fran’s Pier 45

Fire crews battled a massive blaze at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf, saving a historic WWII vessel, but not before losing a quarter of Pier 45, local media reported. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.

pier 45 - Reuters
11:12am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Firefighters Battle Major Warehouse Fire on San Francisco’s Famed Fisherman’s Wharf

A major warehouse fire broke out on Fisherman's Wharf Pier 45 in San Francisco early Saturday morning. No injuries have been reported so far.

pier 45 - Time
9:59am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Fire destroys warehouse on San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf

A fire broke out before dawn on San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf and destroyed a warehouse

pier 45 - ABC News
8:23am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Massive fire erupts on San Francisco's iconic waterfront

More than 100 firefighters responded to towering flames around 4 a.m. local time.

pier 45 - CBS News
8:03am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Four-alarm fire at San Francisco's historic Pier 45 threatens WWII battleship

The massive blaze puts at risk the historic SS Jeremiah O'Brien, which is one of only two remaining Liberty ships, among 2,710 that were built and launched during the Second World War.

pier 45 - NBC News
7:14am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

San Francisco fire: Blaze rages through Fisherman's Wharf

Flames and thick, black smoke could be seen from across the city

pier 45 - Independent
6:26am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Firefighters battling 4-alarm fire on Pier 45 in San Francisco

San Francisco firefighters are battling a four-alarm warehouse fire Saturday on Pier 45, the city's fire department says.

pier 45 - CNN
6:25am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Fire Breaks Out at Pier 45 at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco, Historic Ship Threatened

Firefighters were battling a four alarm fire at Pier 45 in San Francisco on Saturday morning.

pier 45 - Newsweek
5:32am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson and Keir Starmer accused of making NHS scapegoat for care home crisis

Hospital chiefs call for an end to 'blame game'

pier 45 - Independent
2:28am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Coronavirus R-number remains steady for second consecutive week, government's scientific advisers say

The figure stayed between 0.7 and 1

pier 45 - Independent
10:15am PDT - May 22nd, 2020

We are in denial about alcoholism in this country – and it's going to get worse after lockdown

Only one in five harmful drinkers received the professional support they needed prior to coronavirus

pier 45 - Independent
3:42am PDT - May 21st, 2020

Boris Johnson to find out today if he faces criminal investigation over Jennifer Arcuri relationship

Police watchdog will reveal decision on possible probe into prime minister's dealings with US entrepreneur while he was at City Hall

pier 45 - Independent
12:39am PDT - May 21st, 2020

Cambridge University to move all lectures online until 2021

University to run all formerly 'face-to-face' classes online until at least next summer

pier 45 - Independent
2:05pm PDT - May 19th, 2020

Businesses must flush out water supply before reopening to avoid deadly Legionnaires' disease risk, government says

Public Health England says dangerous bacteria may have built up during lockdown

pier 45 - Independent
7:59am PDT - May 19th, 2020

Boris Johnson appears to be afraid of parliamentary scrutiny – but will his party let him get away with it?

The prime minister is returning to the bad old days of government patronage, rewarding MPs for their loyalty if they had not been appointed as ministers

pier 45 - Independent
11:04pm PDT - May 18th, 2020

'I am truly sorry': Read the full email Uber's CEO sent employees after laying off 25% of the company's staff in 2 weeks (UBER)

  • Uber on Monday announced it was cutting 3,000 more jobs, bringing the total layoffs this month to 6,700. 
  • In an email to staff, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi outlined other restructuring efforts, like closing offices and slowing investments.
  • pier 45 - Business Insider
    10:21am PDT - May 18th, 2020

Uber hit with more layoffs as the ride-sharing company cuts over 3,000 jobs

Uber's May layoffs amount to a 25% reduction of its global workforce. Its Uber Eats business has grown during the COVID-19 crisis, but rides fell 80%.

pier 45 - USA Today
9:17am PDT - May 18th, 2020

Police video shows burglar caught hiding in cupboard wearing just his underpants after going on the run

Man pleads guilty to burglary after attempting to break into shop cigarette cabinet

pier 45 - Independent
2:45pm PDT - May 16th, 2020

Woman remanded in custody after human remains found in two suitcases

Gareeca Conita Gordon, 27, accused of killing unidentified woman

pier 45 - Independent
3:54am PDT - May 16th, 2020

Keir Starmer is not safe from fake news when some people are intent on believing it

There are some people for whom Starmer will always embody Remain, managerial professionalism, metropolitan liberalism and the rest, and for whom it will always be a pleasure to believe just about anything about him

pier 45 - Independent
5:03am PDT - May 15th, 2020

Coronavirus: NHS whistleblowers 'threatened with job loss' for speaking out on PPE

Revelation comes amid mounting concerns that lack of transparency is preventing life-saving information being openly shared

pier 45 - Independent
12:50am PDT - May 15th, 2020

Newborn baby girl's body found at recycling centre

'We understand that this would have been a very distressing experience for the mother,' police say

pier 45 - Independent
1:29pm PDT - May 14th, 2020

Coronavirus: Lockdown fundamentalists may be behind 'horrific nail traps' planted at beauty spots, council leader says

'It is shocking. It is stupid. What they're doing, it could cause unimaginable injury to someone'

pier 45 - Independent
8:19am PDT - May 14th, 2020

Murder investigation after one-month-old baby dies in Berkshire

Man and woman in twenties arrested and being held in custody

pier 45 - Independent
7:37am PDT - May 14th, 2020