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Nov 29 2020

B.C. adds record-breaking 911 COVID-19 cases, 11 more deaths

Dr. Bonnie Henry also reported another 11 deaths today, taking the death toll to 395 people, with 107 of those deaths coming since November 13. The rolling 21-day avera...

Nov 29 2020

Supreme Court Rules New York Cannot Limit Religious Services | KFI

The immediate impact of the rulings may be limited. He added that the technical question before the court was whether to give a "preliminary injunction" blocking enforcem...

Nov 28 2020

Prominent Iranian nuclear scientist killed in attack outside Tehran

Iran also "conducted computer modeling of a nuclear explosive device" before 2005 and between 2005 and 2009, the IAEA has said. Mr Trump pulled out of the deal and prompt...

Nov 28 2020

Adam Skelly, Canadian restaurant owner, hauled away in handcuffs after reopening

He added: "If anyone sees this as an inspiration to stand up and open their business, that's wonderful". "Who could shut them down today?" Skelly, however, arrived at...

Nov 28 2020

China targets Australian wine, says ties have taken ‘nosedive’

Wine exports to China hit a record $900 million (A$1.3 billion) previous year, according to Australian government data, making it the biggest market by value for the prod...

Nov 28 2020

Trump snaps at reporter asking if he will concede to Biden

It was the first time Trump has taken questions from reporters since Election Day, and at times he turned combative. State officials have said they do not have any evid...

Nov 27 2020

Australian soldiers involved in 39 Afghan murders: war crimes report_china

Last week, the Australian Defence Force presented the report by Australian Supreme Court Justice Paul Brereton , which recommended an investigation of 19 soldiers for ...

Nov 27 2020

Ethiopian prime minister orders 'final phase' of offensive in northern Tigray region

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed stressed his country's sovereignty and "right to uphold and enforce its laws within its territories" as he asked the worldwide commun...

Nov 26 2020

Weather: Heavy rain, wind lash Tamil Nadu, Puducherry as Nivar nears coast

Nivar is the second cyclone in the Bay of Bengal this year. Learning from the 2015 flooding of Chennai by the delayed release of large quantities of water from the l...

Nov 26 2020

Govt blocks 43 more mobile apps, including AliExpress, Alipay Cashier, CamCard

These apps were found to be involved in activities that are "prejudicial to sovereignty, integrity, and defense of India, the security of the state, and public order". ...

Nov 26 2020

Iran's President Hopes Biden Unravels Trump's Iran Policies

Germany sees a chance to return to a joint transatlantic approach in tackling Iran's nuclear programme once the new U.S. administration under President-elect Joe Biden ta...

Nov 26 2020

Australian-British academic reportedly released from Iranian prison

Dr Moore-Gilbert's spent more than two years in prison there on espionage charges, which she denies. This summer she was temporarily transferred from Iran's notorious Evi...

Nov 25 2020

White House Christmas tree arrives, continuing tradition amid tumultuous time

During this year's turkey pardon, held Tuesday in The White House Rose Garden, Trump didn't mention his own refusal to officially concede the 2020 presidential election ...

Nov 25 2020

U.S. judge dismisses Trump lawsuit challenging Pennsylvania mail-in votes By

The president's lawyers say they'll appeal. Trump has repeatedly said he would go to the Supreme Court in his efforts to fight the election results, though he has not...

Nov 24 2020

Pompeo visits Saudi crown prince to discuss Iran

However, Saudi Foreign Minister Faisal Bin Farhan Al Saud took to Twitter today to deny the news, and said that the meeting "was only between Saudi and American officials...

Nov 24 2020

Paris Accord was made to kill American economy: US President Donald Trump

President Donald Trump appears to have cut ties with Sidney Powell, a key member of his legal team who also represents former national security adviser Michael Flynn in ...

Nov 24 2020

Pennsylvania Republican senator says Biden won, after court deals blow to Trump

Protesters rally in front of Gov. Kate Brown's residence, Mahonia Hall, on November 21, 2020 in Salem, Oregon. Trump's hopes of preventing the Democrat Biden from takin...

Nov 24 2020

Michigan Canvass Board Member to Newsmax: 'Need Evidence' to Delay Certification

One of the Republican board members, Norm Shinkle, has said he is considering a delay. He and other Republicans, however, have indicated that they would not undermine t...

Nov 24 2020

Three Ex-Michigan Governors Say State Should Certify Election Today

The Michigan Board of State Canvassers are meeting Monday afternoon to certify the state's election results, after weeks of attempts by President Trump, the outgoing Repu...

Nov 23 2020

South Australia launches investigation into lie that sparked COVID-19 lockdown

However, contact tracers discovered the customer had lied and that he had actually been working at the restaurant and in close contact with another positive case. The inf...