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May 25 2021

Hamilton logs 50 new cases of COVID-19

Two previously reported cases had now recovered, the ministry said, and seven previously reported cases had been reclassified as historical. While the B1.1.7 variant ...

May 14 2021

S. Korea expresses concerns over Israel-Palestine conflict

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken told reporters such a meeting would be better next week to allow time for diplomacy in hopes of achieving a de-escalation. Viol...

May 13 2021

Premier Extends Lockdown and Stay At Home Order

In the past 24 hours, the province said it found 2,737 more cases of the COVID-19 variant known as B.1.1.7. "We can't rush to reopen". The stay-at-home order and an i...

May 13 2021

Israel Masses Troops Along Gaza As Rocket Fire, Air Strikes Escalate

Afghanistan cricketer Rashid took to Twitter and said , "As an athlete who plays cricket around the world, I want to see this world out of war". Palestinian militants ...

May 12 2021

Alberta to stop giving first doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Eddy Lang, department head of emergency medicine at the University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine, says there appears to be no definitive evidence as to whether mi...

May 10 2021

London Mayor proposes "cheapest and most sustainable" Olympic Games

While it remains likely Mr Khan will secure re-election, the results so far suggest a further round of counting will be required for the redistribution of second preferen...

May 07 2021

Minnesota police at scene of bank robbery with hostages

A standoff at a St. Cloud, Minnesota , bank ended Thursday night around 10:30pm after starting nearly nine hours earlier. Three women and a man were released from a We...

May 06 2021

United Kingdom sends Navy ships to Jersey as post-Brexit fishing dispute deepens

The UK and Jersey have hit out at France for making "disproportionate" threats after Paris warned it could cut off electricity to the island in a row over post-Brexit f...

May 05 2021

Two members of India’s G7 delegation test positive for COVID-19

India's foreign minister pulled out of in-person meetings at a Group of Seven gathering in London on Wednesday because of possible exposure to the coronavirus. The Brit...

May 03 2021

Australians coming back from India to face 5 years in jail

Australia's former Race Discrimination Commissioner Tim Soutphommasane pointed out the "inconsistency" in the government's policy, noting bans and criminal penalties were...

May 03 2021

Romney booed at Utah GOP convention before failed vote to censure him

My dad was the governor of MI and I was the Republican nominee for president in 2012". Despite the onslaught, a later vote to censure Romney ultimately failed by a margin...

May 02 2021

3 dead in shooting at Wisconsin casino hotel

Kevin Pawlak with the sheriff's office at a press conference. Instead, the suspect opened fire on two of the target's coworkers, killing them, Pawlak said, and officers...

May 02 2021

Western Australia avoids second lockdown as state records no new cases overnight

Earlier it was announced Perth had avoided a lockdown. "Public health advice is that the risk is low when it comes to food deliveries, given the minimal contact and t...

May 01 2021

Cricketers among Australians stranded in India

Penalties include five years jail or a $66,000 fine. Australia's travel suspension with India, announced earlier this week, had temporarily ended all direct flights f...

Apr 29 2021

Landmark moment for Kamala Harris and Nancy Pelosi during Joe Biden speech

Ms Pelosi already knows what it feels like to sit on the rostrum in the House chamber and introduce a president for their speeches. Female politicians themselves also e...

Apr 29 2021

Paid Sick Leave Announced For Ontario

The government has been taking considerable flak for not instituting paid sick leave, so today, the Ford government announced legislation that, if passed, will offer up t...

Apr 28 2021

Record 1,542 new variant cases identified in Alberta

Alberta's top doctor will give an update on COVID-19 in the province Tuesday afternoon. There are 19 new cases in the city and six new recoveries in the city today. The...

Apr 26 2021

Fauci: US will consider sending AZ vaccine to Covid-hit India

The State Department spokesman, Ned Price, said in response to questions about the export ban that "the United States first and foremost is engaged in an ambitious and ...

Apr 23 2021

Senate Democrats Vote to Allow Asian Racial Discrimination in Higher Education

An estimated 3,800 hate crime incidents against people of Asian descent were recorded between March 19, 2020 - around when lock downs started - and February 28, 2021, ...

Apr 22 2021

Ma'Khia Bryant: 16-Year-Old Fatally Shot By Columbus Police

The officer shouts several times to get down. The footage shows the girl then lunge forwards towards the second with what looks like a knife. "Get down!" before firin...