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 2020-04-06 20:29 

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NFL will be hosting the upcoming draft through virtual format...

This year's NFL draft will be conducted in a virtual format, with team personnel working from their homes...

 2020-04-06 20:23 

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COVID-19 seems to be hitting smokers more severely, scientists warn...

Scientists are warning smokers that they should quit before COVID-19 attacks their lungs, as research shows that the virus may hit those with weakened lung defences more severely....

 2020-04-06 20:19 

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Tigers legend and Baseball Hall of Famer Al Kaline dies at 85...

Baseball Hall of Famer Al Kaline has died at 85, a family friend has told The Associated Press. Kaline was a longtime star for the Detroit Tigers....

 2020-04-06 20:12 

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UFC 249 to continue with Justin Gaethje taking on Tony Ferguson...

UFC 249 is going ahead with Justin Gaethje stepping in for lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov against Tony Ferguson for the interim 155-pound title....

 2020-04-06 19:57 

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UN report says Syria or allies likely to blame for attacks...

A U.N. investigation has concluded it is "highly probable" that the Syrian government or its allies were responsible for attacks on five facilities in the last opposition stronghold in the northwest in 2019....

 2020-04-06 19:40 

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A parent's guide to online learning platforms...

As of Monday, April 6, provinces are beginning to roll out their remote learning programs, adding to the list of new things parents and students will have to adapt to....

 2020-04-06 19:26 

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to the intensive care unit of a London hospital after his coronavirus symptoms worsened Monday, just a day after he was admitted for what were said to be routine tests....

 2020-04-06 19:24 

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Virus pain easing in Spain, Italy; U.K. braces for bleak days...

Spain and Italy, the two countries that have suffered more virus deaths than anywhere else in Europe are starting to see their crisis ease, while Britain, where the prime minister has been hospitalized, seems headed in the opposite direction....

 2020-04-06 19:17 

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NHL playoff scenarios run the gamut of where, when and how...

With the NHL playoffs, which were to begin Wednesday, on indefinite hold because of the coronavirus pandemic, anything and everything is on the table if Commissioner Gary Bettman's objective to complete the season is to be realized....

 2020-04-06 18:53 

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Work starts on disputed Keystone XL oil pipeline...

TC Energy says it has started construction on the long-stalled Keystone XL oil sands pipeline across the U.S.-Canada border despite calls from tribal leaders and environmentalists to delay the project amid the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-06 18:48 

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Feds say more than 300,000 Canadians have already applied for CERB...

More than 300,000 Canadians applied for the new federal aid benefit for Canadians who lost their income as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic within the first few hours they could, according to the Treasury Board President Jean-Yves Duclos....

 2020-04-06 18:44 

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Canadian cruisers begin leaving Coral Princess in Florida amid COVID-19 outbreak...

Canadians began leaving the COVID-19-stricken Coral Princess cruise ship on Monday, after the ship reached Florida late last week....

 2020-04-06 18:37 

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Cities grapple over whether to give more room to pedestrians to spread out...

Battles are brewing in some cities over use of increasingly limited public space, as local governments struggle with whether to give more room for pedestrians to spread out....

 2020-04-06 18:05 

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Politicians shouldn't be 'opining' on COVID-19 health recommendations: Trudeau...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said politicians shouldn't be offering key medical directives, referring specifically to whether Canadians should be wearing face masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19....

 2020-04-06 17:53 

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Pink eye may be an overlooked symptom of COVID-19...

Pink eye, or conjunctivitis, and other abnormal eye conditions could be a less common symptom of COVID-19 and also a possible source of transmission, according to several recent studies....

 2020-04-06 17:44 

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In first, U.S. brands white supremacists as foreign terrorists...

The United States has branded a Russian far-right group as a foreign terrorist organization, the first time it has targeted white supremacists with tools regularly used against jihadist groups....

 2020-04-06 17:34 

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Honor Blackman, who played Bond's Pussy Galore, dies at 94...

Honor Blackman, the British actress who played the Bond girl Pussy Galore in 'Goldfinger,'; has died. She was 94....

 2020-04-06 17:01 

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Non-medical masks can keep people with COVID-19 from spreading it, Tam says...

Canada's top public-health doctor says wearing masks is a way for people who might have COVID-19 without realizing it to keep from spreading the illness to others....

 2020-04-06 16:50 

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At home with kids, pets and spouses, country stars play on...

Country music's biggest stars should have been on the carpet of the Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday in Las Vegas, but like most of America, they were homebound because of the coronavirus. Still, the musicians played on, surrounded by spouses...

 2020-04-06 16:19 

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Choice REIT offers rent deferrals for businesses on case-by-case basis...

The landlord for Loblaw Companies Ltd. and others says it is offering rent deferrals because of the COVID-19 pandemic on a case-by-case basis....

 2020-04-06 16:00 

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This is how to see the largest 'pink' supermoon of the year...

The springtime pink supermoon that will be visible this week is set to be the largest supermoon this year....

 2020-04-06 15:44 

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NBA matchups if league resumes season with post-season play...

Resuming the NBA season with the start of the playoff is one option for the league. Most teams had about 15 games left to play in the regular-season schedules when play was halted on March 11, and not everyone had played the same amount of games....

 2020-04-06 15:32 

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Business outlook soft even before shock of COVID-19, Bank of Canada says...

The Bank of Canada says workers were feeling upbeat about job prospects, while employers felt otherwise in the weeks before COVID-19 delivered a shock to the Canadian economy....

 2020-04-06 15:15 

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British Open cancelled until 2021 as golf schedule reworked...

The British Open will not be played this year for the first time since 1945, with the R&A choosing to play golf's oldest championship next year at Royal St. George's and move the 150th Open at St. Andrews to 2022....

 2020-04-06 15:15 

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British Open cancelled, Masters to November in major golf rescheduling...

The British Open will not be played this year for the first time since 1945, golf officials announced Monday as they tried to reconfigure a major championship schedule that would end with the Masters being played two weeks before Thanksgiving....

 2020-04-06 14:57 

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Scheer proposes government do more to support struggling charities...

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is calling on the federal government to temporarily increase the Charitable Donation Tax Credit for 2020 and remove the capital gains tax on charitable donations, to support the strained charitable sector impacted by the ...

 2020-04-06 14:57 

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Conservative leader calls on Ottawa to temporarily increase donation tax credit for 2020...

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is calling on the federal government to temporarily increase the Charitable Donation Tax Credit for 2020 and remove the capital gains tax on charitable donations, to support the strained charitable sector impacted by the ...

 2020-04-06 14:41 

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Canadians' impressions of America, in a word: Trump, president, chaos, in that order...

Canadians, it seems, had a number of choice words for the United States last year -- and most of them revolved around U.S. President Donald Trump....

 2020-04-06 14:13 

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Chorus Aviation suspends dividends, lays off staff and cuts executive salaries...

Chorus Aviation Inc. is suspending its dividend, temporarily laying off staff and cutting executive salaries as it deals with the fallout from COVID-19....

 2020-04-06 14:00 

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PM Trudeau to begin week updating on feds' COVID-19 response...

As another critical week in Canada's efforts to flatten the COVID-19 curve begins, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be providing an update on the federal government's next steps....

 2020-04-06 14:00 

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More aid coming for those who don't qualify for current COVID-19 benefits: PM...

As another critical week in Canada's efforts to flatten the COVID-19 curve begins, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the federal government will soon introduce new measures to make emergency benefits accessible for Canadians who don't currently q...

 2020-04-06 13:42 

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Coronavirus patients rush to join studies of Gilead drug...

Coronavirus patients around the world have been rushing to join remdesivir studies that opened in hospitals in the last few weeks....

 2020-04-06 13:40 

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A fire at a Florida airport destroyed more than 3,500 rental cars...

A fire that spread through a grassy area of Southwest Florida International Airport has destroyed thousands of rental cars, fire department officials said....

 2020-04-06 13:36 

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New Normal: This is how COVID-19 could change cleaning forever...

This viral pandemic will change forever how we clean and disinfect hospitals, long-term care homes, schools, stores, offices, and even our homes, says a veteran director of environmental services in health-care settings. CTVNews.ca is launching New Normal...

 2020-04-06 13:34 

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He recovered from the coronavirus and now his plasma donation could save the lives of others...

A California man who was diagnosed with the coronavirus and recovered has donated his plasma to help others fighting the potentially deadly virus....

 2020-04-06 13:26 

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Chinese tourist sites packed as country comes out of lockdown, but experts say risk still high...

Large numbers of people flocked to popular tourist sites and major cities across China over the country's holiday weekend, despite warnings from health authorities that the risk posed by the coronavirus pandemic remains far from over....

 2020-04-06 13:26 

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Chinese tourist sites packed as country comes out of lockdown...

Large numbers of people flocked to popular tourist sites and major cities across China over the country's holiday weekend, despite warnings from health authorities that the risk posed by the coronavirus pandemic remains far from over....

 2020-04-06 13:13 

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Heated disagreement breaks out in White House Situation Room over hydroxychloroquine...

There was a heated disagreement in the White House over the efficacy of the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine. Multiple sources say U.S. President Donald Trump's top trade adviser Peter Navarro feuded with other officials over the drug's unprov...

 2020-04-06 13:05 

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U.S. company poised to start COVID-19 vaccine safety test...

A second U.S. company is poised to begin a small safety test of a vaccine against the new coronavirus....

 2020-04-06 12:57 

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Marianne Faithfull in hospital with coronavirus and 'stable'...

The English singer-songwriter Marianne Faithfull is being treated for coronavirus in a London hospital....

 2020-04-06 12:49 

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Man kicked out of Massachusetts grocery after allegedly spitting and coughing on produce...

A grocery run became more tense than usual at a Massachusetts Stop & Shop this weekend when bystanders tackled a man to the ground after he allegedly started coughing and spitting on the produce, according to witnesses....

 2020-04-06 12:16 

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New Normal: Three ways sports habits could change after COVID-19...

As the coronavirus brings the international sports calendar to a grinding halt, AFP Sport looks at three long-standing habits which could change forever once competition resumes....

 2020-04-06 11:42 

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MLS 25th anniversary remains quiet milestone amid pandemic...

MLS was supposed to be celebrating its 25th year, but for now it remains a quiet milestone amid the coronavirus pandemic. Monday marks the anniversary of the league's first game, when the San Jose Clash hosted D.C. United at Spartan Stadium before 31,...

 2020-04-06 11:40 

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Japan PM to declare state of emergency as early as Tuesday...

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that he will declare a state of emergency for Tokyo and six other prefectures as early as Tuesday to bolster measures to fight the coronavirus outbreak, but that there will be no hard lockdowns....

 2020-04-06 11:40 

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Japan's PM to declare state of emergency as early as Tuesday...

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that he will declare a state of emergency for Tokyo and six other prefectures as early as Tuesday to bolster measures to fight the coronavirus, but that there will be no hard lockdowns....

 2020-04-06 11:36 

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Byron wins virtual Bristol; Bubba 'rage quits' early in race...

William Byron led the most laps in NASCAR's first two virtual races and had nothing to show for his gaming skills. The third time out, he got the win....

 2020-04-06 11:35 

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U.S. Surgeon General warns: 'This is going to be the hardest and the saddest week of most Americans' lives'...

The U.S. surgeon general says that Americans should brace for levels of tragedy reminiscent of the Sept. 11 attacks and the bombing of Pearl Harbor, while the nation's infectious disease chief warned that the new coronavirus may never be completely er...

 2020-04-06 11:30 

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2 Fiji rugby players arrested for breaking virus quarantine...

The Fiji Rugby Union has criticized two of its top professional players who have been arrested for failing to self-isolate after returning to Fiji from overseas....

 2020-04-06 11:23 

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Baltimore man killed while streaming party on Facebook Live...

Baltimore police are investigating the shooting death of a man who was hosting a...

 2020-04-06 11:18 

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U.K.'s Boris Johnson remains in charge despite hospitalization...

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains in charge of the government despite being hospitalized in what his office described as a...

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