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Ontario going into a month-long 'shutdown' Saturday

Ontario going into a month-long 'shutdown' Saturday

Ford is scheduled to hold a news conference at 1:30 p.m. ET. The processes we now have in place to protect staff and members of the public are in compliance with the new measures announced by the Prov...

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When are the new Hunter Biden CBS News interviews airing?

When are the new Hunter Biden CBS News interviews airing?

As many on social media praised Hunter Biden for discussing his drug addiction following an interview on " CBS Sunday Morning ", others highlighted Biden's admission that the laptop at the cente...

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Officer, suspect dead after vehicle rams into Capitol barricade

Officer, suspect dead after vehicle rams into Capitol barricade

But Washington Metropolitan Police Chief Robert Contee indicated that a terror link was not suspected at this stage. The USCP stated that one suspect was in custody and the individual, as well as th...

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Iran and USA 'to hold indirect nuclear talks in Vienna next week'

Iran and USA 'to hold indirect nuclear talks in Vienna next week'

The Biden administration and Iran have differed on any conditions for that to happen, including the timing of the lifting of USA sanctions against Iran. The Biden administration has said that if Ira...

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'Child among four dead' in shooting at office building in Orange, California

'Child among four dead' in shooting at office building in Orange, California

The suspect in the California shooting was identified as Aminadab Gaxiola Gonzalez , 44, of nearby Fullerton. He was in critical but stable condition. Ten people were killed in a supermarket in Boul...

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Chauvin Trial Day 3: Jurors, eyewitnesses watch body cam, surveillance footage

Chauvin Trial Day 3: Jurors, eyewitnesses watch body cam, surveillance footage

Former police officer Chauvin is on trial, accused of killing Mr Floyd, a 46-year-old black man, while arresting him in Minneapolis , US. Eric Nelson, Chauvin's defense attorney, claimed in opening...

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George Floyd girlfriend tells trial of their struggle with addiction, first kiss

Mr Martin said Mr Floyd appeared to be "high" while he was in the store but was "very friendly, approachable, talkative". The death of Floyd, a Black man, set off protests against racism and police ...

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New York Poised To Legalize Recreational Marijuana, Pending Gov. Cuomo's Signature

New York Poised To Legalize Recreational Marijuana, Pending Gov. Cuomo's Signature

As of about 11 a.m. this morning, it is legal for people over 21 in NY state to possess up to 3 ounces of marijuana. That's a step beyond a 2019 law that expunged many past convictions for marijuana p...

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Animal carrier 'very likely' started pandemic — World Health Organization coronavirus report

Animal carrier 'very likely' started pandemic — World Health Organization coronavirus report

The scientists suggested future studies take a wider geographical approach, including Southeast Asia, and investigate susceptible animal species more closely. It also pointed out that "antibodies to b...

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New York Governor Cuomo's Aides Reportedly Receive Subpoenas in Sexual Harassment Probe

New York Governor Cuomo's Aides Reportedly Receive Subpoenas in Sexual Harassment Probe

She is said to be fiercely loyal to Mr Cuomo and is alleged to have berated journalists, officials, and lawmakers who have crossed the governor in the past. The state's top Democrat, a national star d...

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Suez Canal: Wedged container ship 'could soon be refloated'

Suez Canal: Wedged container ship 'could soon be refloated'

And while the Japanese owner of the ship has declared that it could be freed as soon as Saturday, experts believe that is an overly optimistic assessment. A team from Boskalis, a Dutch firm specialize...

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European Union leaders grapple with surge of infections, vaccine issues

European Union leaders grapple with surge of infections, vaccine issues

Several EU nations have opted to impose strict lockdown measures over the Easter measures as the spread of more contagious variants of COVID-19 pushes some hospitals to the limit. Meanwhile, French Pr...

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Dominion Voting System Files $1.6 Billion Defamation Lawsuit Against Fox News

Dominion Voting System Files $1.6 Billion Defamation Lawsuit Against Fox News

Capitol in January as Congress moved to certify the election results. Dominion Voting Systems filed a US$1.6 billion (approximately NZ$2.3b) defamation lawsuit against Fox News on Friday (local ti...

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Supreme Court rules federal carbon tax constitutional

Supreme Court rules federal carbon tax constitutional

When the United Conservatives were first sworn into power in spring 2019, their first order of business was to repeal Alberta's provincial carbon tax. Ontario, Saskatchewan and Alberta challenged the ...

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Miami spring breakers arrested, accused of drugging, raping woman who later died

Miami spring breakers arrested, accused of drugging, raping woman who later died

The woman was found half-dressed and dead inside her room back on Thursday. The men, Evoire Collier , 21, and Dorian Taylor , 24, are also accused of stealing the credit cards of the victim, ide...

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AstraZeneca to reissue vaccine data

AstraZeneca to reissue vaccine data "within 48 hours" after questions raised

On Monday, AstraZeneca published a news release saying its new Phase 3 clinical trial data showed its two-dose vaccine was 79 per cent effective at preventing symptomatic cases of COVID - a signific...

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Covid-19 cases are rising again in much of the world

Covid-19 cases are rising again in much of the world

New data from a Canadian study links COVID-19 to increased risk of pregnancy complications including preterm birth and stillbirth, with the risks rising if infection is severe. For the study, the tea...

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Icy Talks Between Biden Secretary of State and Chinese Officials Melt Down

Icy Talks Between Biden Secretary of State and Chinese Officials Melt Down

Beijing also felt the U.S. "wantonly attacked and criticized " China's domestic and foreign policies which further stoked tensions. Yang Jiechi , a Politburo member and Xi Jinping's most senior e...

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Trump plans social media return with his own platform

Trump plans social media return with his own platform

Gab, a free-speech alternative to Twitter that doesn't rely on Big Tech for hosting or app store access, experienced incredible growth in the wake of Trump getting banned from Twitter and Facebook. Th...

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Biden speech on Covid-19 vaccination progress comes at a critical juncture

Biden speech on Covid-19 vaccination progress comes at a critical juncture

We will not stop until we have beat this pandemic. He said that while touring a site with Vice President Kamala Harris, a nurse had said that "each shot was like administering a dose of hope", and t...

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World Health Organization experts say countries should keep using AstraZeneca shot

There have been reports of blood clots in 37 people among the 17 million who have received at least one dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine in Europe. Figures from the European Centers for Disease Preve...

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IRS pushes tax filing deadline by one month

IRS pushes tax filing deadline by one month

Also previous year, New Jersey followed the feds and gave taxpayers an extra three months to file. According to CNBC , the letter was co-signed by a bipartisan group of more than 100 lawmakers, alt...

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Israel unearths fragments of 2000-year-old biblical scroll

Israel unearths fragments of 2000-year-old biblical scroll

Based on the style of the Greek script, the scroll fragments appear to have been written in the first century B.C. Based on coins found in the cave, the scroll was probably brought to the cave in A.D....

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S.Korea seeks flexibility from North

S.Korea seeks flexibility from North

The two countries remain at loggerheads over the North's nuclear and ballistic missile programmes. Kim Jong Un's sister has criticised the United States and South Korea for holding military exerci...

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What You Need To Know About The Singapore Travel Bubble

What You Need To Know About The Singapore Travel Bubble

Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins has, however, clarified that officials were close to reaching an agreement at the start of February. The delay has raised questions about the state of talks ...

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Netherlands, Ireland Suspends Use Of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 Vaccine : Coronavirus Updates

Netherlands, Ireland Suspends Use Of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 Vaccine : Coronavirus Updates

Italy's medicine authority Aifa last Thursday banned the use of one batch of the vaccine. Norway's capital Oslo announced tougher measures to stop the spread of the virus, including closing second...

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IN teachers now eligible to receive COVID-19 shots

IN teachers now eligible to receive COVID-19 shots

According to him, they only filled in their names and identity card numbers for vaccine shot without replying to health evaluation questions as well as not filling their latest addresses. The social n...

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Merkel's CDU suffers record setback in state elections

Merkel's CDU suffers record setback in state elections

Speaking to France24, Ms Chaze said Ms Merkel's CDU defeats in German states of Baden-Württemberg and Rhineland Palatinate is: "a real slam in the face of the CDU". Most closely watched will be the ...

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At least 20 more killed by Myanmar security forces

At least 20 more killed by Myanmar security forces

Japan, which has long competed for influence in Myanmar with China, said it was monitoring the situation and considering how to respond in terms of economic cooperation. "It will never leave my memory...

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Tens of thousands rally in Australia to demand gender violence justice

Tens of thousands rally in Australia to demand gender violence justice

Recently reported scandals include a rape allegation against Attorney-General Christian Porter , who has strongly denied the alleged 1988 assault. However, he raised some hackles by expressing prid...

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Over 2,000 Flights Canceled Due to Major Winter Storm in Colorado

Over 2,000 Flights Canceled Due to Major Winter Storm in Colorado

Rockies and western Plains with heavy snow on Sunday, shutting down Denver's busy airport and forcing the closure of major highways. The National Weather Service in Little Rock, Arkansas, warned t...

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Zaghari-Ratcliffe's new Iran trial 'unacceptable'

Zaghari-Ratcliffe's new Iran trial 'unacceptable'

At the time of her arrest, Zaghari-Ratcliffe worked for the Thomson Reuters Foundation, a charity that operates independently of media firm Thomson Reuters and its news subsidiary Reuters. Some observ...

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With over 2 million, India records highest single-day Covid-19 vaccinations

With over 2 million, India records highest single-day Covid-19 vaccinations

The count of daily fresh cases has been on a steady rise since the last week of February and is touching record highs for the last three days. After seeing a downward trend for over a month, the cou...

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Top Democrats call on Cuomo to resign amid harassment allegations

Top Democrats call on Cuomo to resign amid harassment allegations

Reporter Jessica Bakeman, writing for NY magazine, said Cuomo had often put his hands on her, including one time when taking a picture with her at a 2014 holiday party when she said he remarked, "I'...

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United Kingdom police confirm body found in woodland is of missing woman

United Kingdom police confirm body found in woodland is of missing woman

Cllr Massey said: "It's such a horrific day". "Street harassment is absolutely a form of violence towards women and girls and it now goes unreported and unpunished", Ms Ali wrote . A YouGov poll fo...

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