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Seeking Alpha
· Alibaba: Catalysts Aplenty But Caution Is Warranted  
Amid the exuberance, Alibaba's market cap hit fresh highs as investors ignored naysayers and warmed, belatedly, to the fact it is a big beneficiary of the post-COVID world.
Seeking Alpha
· Fundamentally Unsound  
Meanwhile, amid $3 trillion in government support - poorly structured as it was - bankruptcies are already rising rapidly.
Seeking Alpha
· New York Times: In Spite Of Subscription Strength, Don't Pay Premium Multiples For A Stable Business  
Investors cheered the company's strength in digital subscription ads amid the pandemic.
· Judge Orders Halt As Federal Executions Are Set To Resume This Week  
The decision came amid a wave of litigation involving family members of victims and religious advisers to the men on federal death row.
Malay Mail
· ‘Unnecessary’, Thiem fires back at Kyrgios in Adria Tour spat  
Kyrgios and Zverev have pulled out of the Berlin event, which started today amid strict hygiene guidelines with organisers promising “there will be no player parties here”.
· North Korea’s barbaric indoctrination laid bare as Kim Jong-un dubbed ‘literal god’  
North Korea’s most recent threats come amid a string of aggressive military action.
The Independent
· Trump loses battle in 'culture war' as Washington NFL team will drop Redskins name  
The companies acted amid ongoing racial unrest that was triggered by the death of George Floyd, a black man, under the knee of a white police officer in Minneapolis.
The China Post
· Time to make masks mandatory? It’s not just a US debate  
PARIS (AP) — Amid pervasive backsliding on social distancing, Britain and France are weighing whether to require people to wear masks in public places.
· ‘Redskins’ no longer: Washington NFL team changing name in response to sponsor pressure  
The move came less than two weeks after owner Dan Snyder, a boyhood fan of the team who once declared he would never get rid of the name, launched a “thorough review” amid pressure from sponsors.
· 'Unnecessary', Thiem fires back at Kyrgios in Adria Tour spat  
Zverev said he skipped Berlin to train more, while Kyrgios pulled out amid travel concerns from Australia where the pandemic has worsened with Melbourne back in lockdown.