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Jun 23 2021

United Kingdom denies claims Russian Federation fired warning shots, dropped bombs near British ship

A retired Russian admiral has said Russia did nothing wrong in firing the warning shot at the British destroyer. But the British Defense Ministry soon denied that a...

Jun 23 2021

Hong Kong’s Apple Daily newspaper says it may shut down

The police operation against Apple Daily has drawn criticism from the US and Britain, which say Hong Kong and Chinese authorities are targeting the city's promised fr...

Jun 23 2021

New Zealand Is On Edge After An Australian Traveler Tests Positive

In addition to their flights and hotel, they visited several bars and restaurants and the national museum, Te Papa. New Zealand agreed to quarantine-free travel with ne...

Jun 23 2021

Senate Republicans won't even consider voting rights. The filibuster must go

Senators voted 50-50 in the equally divided upper chamber on advancing the "For the People Act", a sweeping bill that would change US voting laws. Senate Majority Leade...

Jun 20 2021

President and First Lady Biden's beloved German Shepherd, Champ has passed away

The Trump family did not have any domestic animals. Joe and Jill Biden have announced their family dog Champ has died, saying "our hearts are heavy today". They sta...

Jun 19 2021

Nearly 1,000 confirmed Delta variant cases across Sussex

Although previously dominant in the United Kingdom, the Alpha variant - blamed for the winter surge in cases - made up only 4,089 cases in the last week. Please make su...

Jun 17 2021

China launches first three-man crew to new space station

The Shenzhou-12 crew is to live on the Tianhe, which means "Harmony of the Heavens", a cylinder 16.6 m (55 ft) long and 4.2 m (14 ft) in diameter, for three months. Other...

Jun 17 2021

Only 3 new COVID-19 cases in Northern Health

Within Interior Health, there are 320 active cases, down 15 from Tuesday. Island Health identified the locations of 57 of the active cases Wednesday, including 42 in th...

Jun 17 2021

COVID Delta variant represents 2-4% of French cases -minister Veran

COVID-19 Delta variant " This variant seems to be working slightly differently", Spector said. "This real world evidence shows that Covid-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca pro...

Jun 16 2021

Senate approves Juneteenth as federal holiday after Sen. Johnson drops objection

Then-president Abraham Lincoln had signed the Emancipation Proclamation two years earlier. Juneteenth commemorates when the last enslaved African Americans learned th...

Jun 15 2021

Alberta launches vaccine lottery with million-dollar prizes to encourage uptake

The "Open for Summer Lottery" is being implemented to encourage more Albertans to get vaccinated. Though this is a unique idea, Alberta is not the first province to giv...

Jun 14 2021

Officer dies tragically while on duty in Saskatchewan: RCMP

Patton was struck and killed by the truck. Patton died on the scene. The two suspects then left the scene and abandoned their truck in a rural area northeast of Francis...

Jun 14 2021

Israel poised for new era as parliament votes on new government

They finally succeeded after the fourth election, in March 2021, when party leaders from across the political spectrum put aside their differences and agreed to form a un...

Jun 12 2021

At least 12 people injured in overnight shooting in Texas

Two of the injured people were in critical condition but no one has yet died, police said . Taylor Blount was at a bar on Sixth Street when he heard the gunshots. Inve...

Jun 11 2021

British tourists injured in Mexico crocodile attack

She recognised Georgia. That is really, really good news. Meanwhile, Georgia, who punched the crocodile , has been discharged from hospital. Lalo took me to the site...

Jun 11 2021

Ontario accelerating 2nd COVID-19 vaccine doses in hotspot areas

For those who received the AstraZeneca vaccine, the Ford government has kept the recommended interval at 12 weeks if you received it as your first dose, regardless of w...

Jun 10 2021

Teacher Reinstated After Refusing To Acknowledge Student Pronouns

He opposed a proposed policy that would let transgender and "gender-expansive" students use names and pronouns "that reflect their gender identity without any substanti...

Jun 10 2021

Biden speaks with Ukrainian president ahead of U.S.-Russia summit

Before boarding Air Force One for Wednesday's flight, Biden told reporters the trip is about making clear to the leaders of China and Russian Federation that the United S...

Jun 06 2021

California Ban On Assault Weapons Overturned

A judge in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California issued a ruling Friday that noted F-150 pickups are popular, but AR-15s are twice as popular. T...

Jun 05 2021

Preston's case rate for Indian variant approaches new landmark

Epidemiologist Professor Neil Ferguson , a member of the United Kingdom government's New and Emerging Respiratory Virus Threats Advisory Group, said the current "best es...