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5 things you need to know this morning: May 10, 2021

Start your day off right with five things you need to know this morning.

Five things you need to know

1. Work ongoing to reactivate US's largest pipeline after cyber attack

The struggle to reactivate the largest fuel pipeline in the US is ongoing after a cyber attack on Friday. The Colonial Pipeline usually carries 2.5 million barrels of fuel a day, or about 45% of the East Coast's supply.

2. More disorder in Jerusalem

There's been more violence in Jerusalem as disorder around the Al-Aqsa Mosque continues. More than 300 people were injured this time, with crowds throwing stones and police using stun grenades.

3. Soldiers sign petition warning France of impending civil war

France is heading for civil war because of the threat posed by Islamism, a petition supposedly signed by over 100,000 people – including serving soldiers – has claimed. "If a civil war breaks out, the army will maintain order on its own soil," a letter attached to the petition explained.

4. Kentucky Derby winner fails drugs test

The winner of the Kentucky Derby has failed a drugs test. Medina Spirit tested above the limit for betamethasone. The horse won the race on May 1.

5. Leopard on the lam in China

A leopard is on the loose in the Chinese city of Hangzhou. It escaped from a wildlife park more than a week ago, officials said. The ferocious feline was one of three leopards to escape, but the other two have since been recaptured.

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