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Canada once more extends travel restrictions

Canada once more extends travel restrictions

Travellers will be required to electronically submit proof of their vaccination into the ArriveCAN app prior to their arrival in Canada. Travel restrictions for foreign nationals, including USA citize...

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Three children hurt after shooting at one-year-old's birthday party

Three children hurt after shooting at one-year-old's birthday party

Along with the five-year-old girl, an 11-year-old boy and a 23-year-old male were shot, with the man suffering a gunshot wound to the leg. All were transported to trauma centres via an emergency rus...

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Australia complains to China over tariffs on Australian wines

Australia complains to China over tariffs on Australian wines

China is Australia's major trade partner and the biggest market for Australian wine. China accuses Australia of a trade practice called dumping, which is illegal in global trade law. The measure was...

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Matt Hancock says he isn’t hopeless

Matt Hancock says he isn’t hopeless

LABOUR questioned why Matt Hancock is still in charge of Britain's Covid-19 response today after Boris Johnson allegedly described the Health Secretary as "hopeless" in the early months of the pan...

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Queen Elizabeth II meets Australia's Prime Minister Morrison at Windsor

Queen Elizabeth II meets Australia's Prime Minister Morrison at Windsor

This is global Britain at its best - looking outwards and striking deals that deepen our alliances and help ensure every part of the country builds back better from the pandemic. The Queen and othe...

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European Union and United States agree 5-year ceasefire on Airbus-Boeing

European Union and United States agree 5-year ceasefire on Airbus-Boeing

Former EU member Britain, which was also involved in the dispute as a home to Airbus production, said it hoped for a similar deal within days. 'I´m very positive and convinced that together we wil...

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Queen Elizabeth II hosts Bidens at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth II hosts Bidens at Windsor Castle

It comes at the end of the G7 summit in Cornwall, where leaders of the world's biggest economies have discussed issues including vaccines and climate change. "She was very generous", Biden said. Bid...

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G7 summit to open soon in Cornwall, England

G7 summit to open soon in Cornwall, England

The get-together will last from Friday to Sunday. The G7 leaders are meeting in person for the first time in two years due to the coronavirus pandemic. Climate change , the global economy and how ...

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Trump claims exoneration in Lafayette Square clearing out

Trump claims exoneration in Lafayette Square clearing out

He was then photographed holding up a Bible outside St. John's Episcopal Church. "The USPP, in coordination with the Secret Service, determined that it was necessary to clear protesters from the area ...

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Former AHS North Zone lead doctor charged with sexual offences

Former AHS North Zone lead doctor charged with sexual offences

Grande Prairie RCMP says that the 52-year-old has been charged following an investigation into allegations of sexual assault. "As this matter is now before the courts no further information can be r...

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US drops Trump order targeting TikTok, plans its own review

US drops Trump order targeting TikTok, plans its own review

Because of the ties to China , U.S. officials remain concerned about how the apps treat Americans' data, Lewis said. "Through this E.O. the United States is taking strong steps to protect Americans...

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Peru begins second round of presidential elections

Peru begins second round of presidential elections

Both candidates promised to respect the results when voting earlier in the day. "It's necessary to see how citizens mobilize and participate openly without fear, hate, apprehension and without worry...

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Australian police arrest over 200 after cracking underworld messaging app

Australian police arrest over 200 after cracking underworld messaging app

Raids were ongoing into the night, and it was unclear if there were any arrests or charges in the United States. The U.S. Attorney's Office declined to provide additional details until then. Unknown t...

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Apple's iOS 15 Updates to Facetime Puts Zoom and Teams on Notice

Apple's iOS 15 Updates to Facetime Puts Zoom and Teams on Notice

Apple iOS 15 will bring improved video call quality by adding spatial Audio , which spreads out the voices of other call participants in the direction that they appear on the user's screen. If usin...

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In Minneapolis, officers shoot and kill suspect, sparking small protest

In Minneapolis, officers shoot and kill suspect, sparking small protest

The AP reported that members of a task force were attempting to arrest a person who was wanted on a state warrant for being a felon in possession of a firearm when the person produced a firearm. Min...

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Trudeau blasts Church for ignoring role in indigenous schools

Trudeau blasts Church for ignoring role in indigenous schools

The Canadian government has admitted that physical and sexual abuse was rampant in the schools, with students beaten for speaking their native languages. In Kamloops, Tk̓emlups te Secwepemc chief Ro...

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Facebook to bar politicians from posting abusive or deceptive content By Reuters

Facebook to bar politicians from posting abusive or deceptive content By Reuters

Trump, who was impeached by the House of Representatives on the charge of "incitement of insurrection" in January, had his Facebook and Instagram accounts suspended the day after a mob of his suppor...

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Pentagon UFO report 'doesn't rule out aliens' - although finds no evidence

Pentagon UFO report 'doesn't rule out aliens' - although finds no evidence

While UFO experts have applauded recent moves by the United States government to share more information about unknown aerial encounters reported over the last several decades, many remain sceptical ...

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Sri Lanka to sue Singapore ship owners over marine pollution

Sri Lanka to sue Singapore ship owners over marine pollution

Our divers are yet to obtain clearance to check if there is any leak. Since May 20, the Sri Lanka Navy and Indian Coast Guard have been working around the clock to try to stop that from happening as...

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School reopening announcement expected today

School reopening announcement expected today

He will be joined by Education Minister Stephen Lecce and Health Minister Christine Elliott. CTVNewsWindsor.ca will stream the news conference live. Last week, Ford sent a letter to various stakehol...

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What will open and when? More about Alberta’s ‘Open for Summer’ plan

What will open and when? More about Alberta’s ‘Open for Summer’ plan

Every Albertan who has received their first dose of vaccine will be able to book an appointment for their second shot by the end of June, Premier Jason Kenney promised during Tuesday's press conferenc...

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JUST IN: Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open, Citing Mental Health Concerns

JUST IN: Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open, Citing Mental Health Concerns

In addition to Sunday's fine during Day 1 of the French Open , she drew a surprising warning from all four Grand Slam tournaments that she could face stiffer penalties, including disqualification or ...

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Joe Biden marks Memorial Day weekend with deeply personal observance

Joe Biden marks Memorial Day weekend with deeply personal observance

Following the ceremony at around 10:30 am EST, Mr. Biden will address the 153rd National Memorial Ceremony. He died at the age of 46 from cancer. Biden on Sunday gave a somber speech in New Castle, ...

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First case of B.1.617 Covid-19 variant found in Pakistan

First case of B.1.617 Covid-19 variant found in Pakistan

While the B.1.617.2 found in India is named Delta, B.1.1.7 found in America is Alpha, B.1.351 found in South Africa is named Beta and the variant P.1 found in Brazil is named Gamma. A surge in Glasg...

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China to allow couples to have 3 children as its population ages

China to allow couples to have 3 children as its population ages

Here is a timeline of the country's evolving family planning policy. For nearly 40 years, China enforced a controversial "one-child policy" - one of the strictest family planning regulations world...

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Vietnam discovers hybrid Covid variant

Vietnam discovers hybrid Covid variant

The India and the United Kingdom variants are the two most common ones, with the former dominating and the latter only found in Da Nang and some other localities. Vietnam was initially a standout...

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Ontario shortening interval between COVID-19 vaccine doses

Ontario shortening interval between COVID-19 vaccine doses

As a result of shortening the dose interval, officials expect that all Ontario residents 12 years and up who want to be vaccinated will receive their second dose by the end of August. Moeti added that...

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Military deployed to Manitoba, provinces urged to use up AstraZeneca before expiry

Military deployed to Manitoba, provinces urged to use up AstraZeneca before expiry

It's not clear how many doses are at risk of going to waste, but Ontario is scrambling to use some 45,000 AstraZeneca shots by the end of May, with another 10,000 set to expire in June. Schools have b...

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Biden says U.S. intelligence community divided on COVID-19 origin

Biden says U.S. intelligence community divided on COVID-19 origin

In a surprise statement, Biden announced that the US intelligence community had delivered a report to him earlier this month on the virus's origins. "We're not going to go there just yet", Jean-...

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Alberta to announce plan for 'safely easing' restrictions

Alberta to announce plan for 'safely easing' restrictions

Stage 2 is expected to begin in mid-June and it will officially kick in two weeks after 60% of Albertans over the age of 12 have received at least one dose of the vaccine. "And so I worry", NPD Leade...

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Woman fired over 'racist' Central Park confrontation sues former employer

Woman fired over 'racist' Central Park confrontation sues former employer

Following Cooper's termination, Franklin Templeton CEO Jenny Johnson told Fortune Magazine that the company executives "espouse zero tolerance for racism". Franklin Templeton characterized the lawsu...

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Japan witnesses total eclipse of super moon

Japan witnesses total eclipse of super moon

But so far no apocalyptic consequences have been recorded from these celestial shows and, assuming all goes well on Wednesday, the next Super Blood Moon is expected to take place in 2033. "Europe an...

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Multiple Fatalities, Injuries in Shooting in San Jose, California

Multiple Fatalities, Injuries in Shooting in San Jose, California

Davis said multiple investigators are on the scene "trying to figure out exactly what happened". The authorities confirmed that the suspect was dead. The victims include transit employees. The VTA ...

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Belarus opposition calls for more pressure after plane arrest

Belarus opposition calls for more pressure after plane arrest

The footage showed Protasevich - who could face 15 years in jail - with dark markings visible on his forehead, saying he was being treated "according to the law". Planes already in the air will have t...

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Florida hits Big Tech with a first-of-its-kind 'deplatforming' law

Florida hits Big Tech with a first-of-its-kind 'deplatforming' law

The new law will take effect July 1 and will place impose fines of $250,000 per day on any social media company that de-platforms candidates running for statewide office. "If Republicans really care...

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