“Stunning” in the news

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· Coronavirus lockdowns stifle Eid celebrations as infections rise  
Mecca's Grand Mosque has been almost devoid of worshippers since March, with a stunning emptiness enveloping the sacred Kaaba - the large cube-shaped structure towards which Muslims around the world pray.
The Verge
· Streaming this week: ‘Space Force,’ ‘Ramy’ and ‘Hannah Gadsby: Douglas’  
Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby, probably best known for her stunning, Peabody Award-winning standup show Nanette, is back, bringing her latest comedy standup show Douglas to Netflix (fwiw, Douglas is the name of one of her dogs).
Al Jazeera
· Netanyahu arrives at court for corruption trial amid protests  
However, in a stunning turnaround, Gantz, citing fears of a fourth expensive election and the coronavirus pandemic, agreed to shelve the legislation and instead form a power-sharing government with Netanyahu.
The Guardian
· RuPaul's Drag Race recap: season 12, episode 13 – a reunion in search of a studio  
We cut to Nicky Doll and she’s looking stunning as usual.
· The Best Condiments to Upgrade Your Home Cooking (and Feel as if You’ve Gone Somewhere)  
In Japan’s Kyushu region, Chef Yoshinori Hotta offers a stunning Dengaku Miso-glazed eggplant served beneath yuzu scented cuttlefish and shrimp.
BBC Sport
· My greatest game: Fermanagh All-Star Peter McGinnity  
However there was no chance of anyone taking an All Star off McGinnity after his stunning efforts in '82.
The Independent
· Bob Dylan: 10 essential tracks you need in your life as singer-songwriter turns 79  
It's Dylan talking about heartache, so naturally, the lyrics are stunning and searing at once.
· On this day... May 25  
The Dutchman raced into the area and beat goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller in a stunning end to the first all-German Champions League final after Mario Mandzukic's goal was cancelled out by Ilkay Guendogan's well-struck penalty.
· 30 great Memorial Day deals on things you actually want  
This stunning and capable espresso maker can brew delicious coffee with a rich aroma.
The Guardian
· The US doctors taking Trump’s lead on hydroxychloroquine – despite mixed results  
The group was recently cited by Trump’s campaign manager, Brad Parscale, to explain the president’s stunning announcement that he is taking the drug hydroxychloroquine in an attempt to protect himself against Covid-19 despite a lack of evidence of its effectiveness.