“Confirm” in the news

Example collocations

able to confirm
confirm or deny
did not confirm
not confirm
refused to confirm

Publications and example sentences

Seeking Alpha
· McDonald's to open 975 UK branches for delivery by June 4  
McDonald's up 1.7% premarket after confirming 975 UK branches to be opened between 2nd - 4th June, taking its open tally to 1,020 restaurants.
Financial Express
· Indian Air Force gets 15 deadly and heavyweight Chinook Helicopters! To help operations in the Northeast Region  
Sources in the Indian Air Force (IAF) have confirmed to Financial Express Online that “The final five of the 15 Chinook heavy-lift helicopters were handed over to the IAF at the Air Force Station, Chandigarh, just before the countrywide lockdown.”
The Independent
· Anonymous bitcoin founder may have just moved nearly $400,000 in untouched cryptocurrency  
Included on the list provided was the address used in the transfer, but that does not confirm ownership.
The Independent
· Help the Hungry: Win video chat with Jose Mourinho and other prizes in special campaign auction  
Date and time to be confirmed based on Francesco’s availability.
Malay Mail
· Govt must step up and stamp out online sexual harassment in Malaysia now, say Pakatan reps  
The police have confirmed they are investigating the online harassment of two DAP assemblywomen, after they allegedly received death threats on Facebook.
The China Post
· Serbia bans Montenegro flights amid escalating tensions  
Before then, the country recorded a total of 324 confirmed virus cases and nine deaths.
· Charts: COVID-19 cases in Alabama, California and Virginia are surging  
The U.S. leads the world in both deaths and confirmed cases, with 1.69 million infections.
BBC Sport
· Coronavirus: Wales Women Euro qualifiers rescheduled  
All kick-off times and match venues have yet to be confirmed.
Malay Mail
· ‘No masks, no gloves’: Kenyan government under fire over quarantine centres  
Reuters reached three by telephone and they confirmed the conditions.