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 2020-07-04 15:04 

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China downplays potential new swine flu pandemic...

China played down the threat of a new swine flu strain with pandemic potential that researchers discovered in pigs, saying the study is 'not representative.'...

 2020-07-04 14:50 

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Across Sun Belt, hopes for economy give way to renewed fears...

For residents across America's Sun Belt -- business owners and workers, consumers and home buyers -- the past three months have delivered about the scariest ride in memory. With confirmed viral cases surging through the region, it's far from clear...

 2020-07-04 14:15 

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As monuments fall, Confederate carving has size on its side...

Some statues of figures from America's slave-owning past have been yanked down by protesters, others dismantled by order of governors or city leaders. But the largest Confederate monument ever crafted -- a supersized sculpture depicting Gen. Robert E....

 2020-07-04 13:53 

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As much of U.S. dials back July 4 plans, Trump goes big...

As coronavirus cases spike, public health officials are pleading with Americans to avoid large crowds and hold more muted Independence Day celebrations, but subdued is not U.S. President Donald Trump's style, and he aimed to go big, promising a 's...

 2020-07-04 13:53 

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As much of U.S. dials back July 4 plans, Trump goes big...

As coronavirus cases spike, public health officials are pleading with Americans to avoid large crowds and hold more muted Independence Day celebrations, but subdued is not U.S. President Donald Trump's style, and he aimed to go big, promising a 's...

 2020-07-04 13:53 

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As much of U.S. dials back on July 4, Trump goes big...

As coronavirus cases spike, public health officials are pleading with Americans to avoid large crowds and hold more muted Independence Day celebrations, but subdued is not U.S. President Donald Trump's style, and he aimed to go big, promising a 's...

 2020-07-04 13:50 

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Scuba diver killed in Australia shark attack...

A 20-year-old scuba diver died Saturday after being attacked by a shark off the coast of Australia's Queensland state, authorities said....

 2020-07-04 13:32 

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No winning ticket for Friday night's $25 million Lotto Max jackpot...

No winning ticket was sold for the $25 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw....

 2020-07-04 13:23 

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At Pride march in Paris, activists demand racial justice too...

While the French capital's official Pride event was delayed until November to prevent spread of the coronavirus, grassroots groups plan a march through Paris anyway Saturday -- led by people of colour....

 2020-07-04 13:03 

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Sex workers lack food for taking HIV drugs during COVID-19...

As the coronavirus spreads in Africa, lockdowns are threatening in multiple ways those who earn their living on the streets, including having no money to buy food. Studies have shown that food insecurity is a barrier to taking the antiviral HIV drug daily...

 2020-07-04 12:44 

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English pubs reopen but little normal elsewhere in the world...

Pubs across England were reopening Saturday in an effort at normal life, while South Africa signalled anything but -- reporting another record daily high in confirmed coronavirus cases as the health system showed strain....

 2020-07-04 12:36 

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More than 4,000 coronavirus tests in F1 prove negative...

There have been no positive cases from more than 4,000 coronavirus tests carried out on Formula One personnel over the past seven days, F1 said on Saturday....

 2020-07-04 11:54 

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Pints poured, unkempt hairdos cut as England eases lockdown...

The pints are being poured and the unkempt hairdos are being cut and styled as England embarks Saturday on its biggest lockdown easing yet....

 2020-07-04 11:40 

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U.S. envoy forges ahead with troubled Taliban peace deal...

Washington's envoy to Afghanistan stressed Saturday the economic benefits of the peace deal with the Taliban, forging ahead with an agreement that has run into new political obstacles both in the U.S. and regionally....

 2020-07-04 11:19 

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2 women hit by car on Seattle highway closed amid protests...

Two women were struck by a car whose driver sped through a protest-related closure on a freeway, authorities said early Saturday....

 2020-07-04 02:30 

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Eight-year-old killed, three injured in shooting at Alabama mall...

An eight-year-old boy was killed Friday in a shooting at an Alabama's shopping mall that left three other people injured, police said....

 2020-07-04 02:21 

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Cleveland Indians consider changing name amid pressure...

Amid new pressure sparked by a national movement to correct racial wrongdoings, the Cleveland Indians said Friday night they will review their long-debated nickname which has been in place for 105 years....

 2020-07-04 02:08 

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Protesters return to St. Louis area where couple drew guns...

Several hundred protesters made a peaceful return trip Friday to the St. Louis mansion owned by a white couple whose armed defence of their home during an earlier demonstration earned them both scorn and support from across the globe....

 2020-07-04 00:46 

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Trump plans fiery rally at Mount Rushmore amid virus threat...

U.S. President Donald Trump planned a fiery Mount Rushmore speech Friday night including denunciations of protesters he says are trying to 'tear down' the nation's history....

 2020-07-04 00:46 

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Trump plans to say anti-racism protesters seek to 'defame' heroes...

U.S. President Donald Trump plans to say in a fiery speech at Mount Rushmore on Friday night that protesters have waged 'a merciless campaign to wipe out our history' amid demonstrations against racial injustice and police brutality....

 2020-07-04 00:46 

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At Rushmore, Trump says protesters seek to 'defame' heroes...

Speaking to a largely maskless crowd at Mount Rushmore, U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that protesters have waged...

 2020-07-04 00:46 

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At Mount Rushmore, Trump digs deeper into nation's divisions...

At the foot of Mount Rushmore and on the eve of Independence Day, U.S. President Donald Trump dug deeper into America's divisions by accusing protesters who have pushed for racial justice of engaging in a 'merciless campaign to wipe out our histor...

 2020-07-04 00:31 

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Another U.S. dog tests positive for virus that causes COVID-19...

A dog in Georgia is believed to have been the second canine in the U.S. to test positive for the virus that causes COVID-19....

 2020-07-03 23:51 

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Alabama health officials say they can't verify student 'COVID party'...

The Alabama Department of Public Health said it could not verify reports of so-called COVID-19 parties where students deliberately tried to become infected....

 2020-07-03 23:41 

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Cineplex sues former buyer Cineworld, seeking damages over failed deal...

Cineplex Inc. has filed a lawsuit against its former suitor Cineworld Group PLC, seeking damages over the U.K. company's failed acquisition that could exceed the $2.18 billion outstanding on the deal....

 2020-07-03 23:00 

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Liberal party finished 2019 having spent $43 million, raised $42 million...

The Liberal party spent more than it took in the 2019 election year, raising just over $42 million and spending just over $43 million....

 2020-07-03 22:03 

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Trudeau to 'collaborate' with ethics watchdog amid probe into his involvement with WE Charity deal...

The federal ethics commissioner has launched an investigation into Prime Minister Justin Trudeau over his government's now-cancelled decision to have WE Charity manage a $900-million federal program, which is slated to pay students and new graduates f...

 2020-07-03 20:43 

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Experts find early ocher mine in Mexican underwater caves...

Experts and cave divers in Mexico's Yucatan peninsula have found ocher mines that are some of the oldest on the continent, which could explain why ancient skeletons were found in the narrow, twisting labyrinths of now-submerged sinkhole caves....

 2020-07-03 19:14 

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Canada's long-term care system failed elders, before and during COVID-19: report...

A new report on the COVID-19 crisis in long-term care homes has concluded that Canada failed in its duty to protect its elders....

 2020-07-03 18:55 

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'Don't date if you're sick': Canada's top doctor gives Canadians 'the talk'...

As COVID-19 restrictions are eased across the country, some Canadians hoping to add a little more love to their lives may be wondering how to safely date -- and have sex....

 2020-07-03 18:35 

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'Huge bummer': July Fourth will test Americans' discipline...

The U.S. headed into the Fourth of July weekend with many parades and fireworks displays cancelled, beaches and bars closed, and health authorities warning that this will be a crucial test of Americans' self-control that could determine the trajectory...

 2020-07-03 18:25 

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Group opposed to 5G networks targets Cyprus' mobile antennas...

A small group of people who oppose 5G mobile telephone technology is likely responsible for arson attacks against four mobile telephone antenna installations in Cyprus' coastal town of Limassol, a Cypriot police official said on Friday....

 2020-07-03 18:06 

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Fashion retailers confront consumer shifts amid 'long slow ramp' to new normal...

COVID-19 has slammed Canada's fashion sector like a hurricane, causing serious damage and likely leaving a few casualties in its wake....

 2020-07-03 17:44 

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Do chants of 'defund the police' help or hinder campaign for change?...

In the midst of protests since George Floyd's death in police custody, the slogan 'defund the police' has emerged as a powerful rallying cry among advocates for change and a target of derision among those convinced law and order needs well-fun...

 2020-07-03 17:43 

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4.9-magnitude quake hits near Puerto Rico; house damaged...

A 4.9-magnitude earthquake struck just southwest of Puerto Rico on Friday. There were no reported casualties....

 2020-07-03 17:34 

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Politics, pandemics and Russian aluminum: why Canada faces fresh U.S. tariffs...

The United States is once again threatening to spark a fresh tariff war with Canada over aluminum exports, despite the debut of a North American trade agreement that was supposed to usher in stability in the midst of an international economic crisis....

 2020-07-03 17:19 

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Washington Redskins undergoing 'thorough review' of NFL team's name...

The Washington Redskins are undergoing a 'thorough review' of their nickname....

 2020-07-03 17:19 

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Washington's NFL team undergoing 'thorough review' of its name...

The Washington Redskins are undergoing a 'thorough review' of their nickname....

 2020-07-03 16:06 

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Britain allows quarantine-free travel from some countries; Canada, U.S. excluded...

Britain is allowing travellers from dozens of countries to arrive without self-isolating for 14 days, but Canada and the U.S. have been excluded from the list....

 2020-07-03 16:06 

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Canada, U.S. excluded from Britain's new quarantine-free travel list...

Britain is allowing travellers from dozens of countries to arrive without self-isolating for 14 days, but Canada and the U.S. are not on the list....

 2020-07-03 15:55 

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Organigram lays off 220 workers, will cultivate less cannabis than expected...

Organigram Holdings Inc. is laying off at least 220 employees -- and is warning more bad news could be on the way....

 2020-07-03 15:35 

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Canada suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong in wake of national security law...

Canada is suspending its extradition treaty with Hong Kong and taking other steps to treat the region in the same manner as mainland China in light of new national security legislation, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced on Friday....

 2020-07-03 15:35 

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Canada suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong, stops military exports after China imposes security law...

Canada is suspending its extradition treaty with Hong Kong, stopping exports of sensitive military items, and considering new immigration measures in light of sweeping new Chinese security legislation that threatens the one country, two systems framework....

 2020-07-03 15:05 

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Iran will not disclose cause of mysterious nuclear site fire...

An online video and messages purportedly claiming responsibility for a fire that analysts say damaged a centrifuge assembly plant at Iran's underground Natanz nuclear site deepened the mystery Friday around the incident -- even as Tehran insisted it k...

 2020-07-03 14:55 

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Singer Duffy slams Netflix over kidnap film '365 Days,' saying it 'glamorizes' sexual violence...

Welsh singer Duffy, who revealed earlier this year that she had been kidnapped and raped, has written an open letter to Netflix, criticizing the streaming service for its decision to air the 'erotic' kidnap film '365 Days.'...

 2020-07-03 14:55 

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Singer Duffy slams Netflix over kidnap film '365 Days,' saying it 'glamourizes' sexual violence...

Welsh singer Duffy, who revealed earlier this year that she had been kidnapped and raped, has written an open letter to Netflix, criticizing the streaming service for its decision to air the 'erotic' kidnap film '365 Days.'...

 2020-07-03 14:37 

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Le Chateau starts work on producing 500,000 hospital gowns in Canada...

Le Chateau Inc. says it has started the manufacturing of up to 500,000 hospital gowns in partnership with Logistik Unicorp Inc. and its contract with the federal government....

 2020-07-03 14:21 

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Christina Ricci files for divorce from husband of 7 years...

Actress Christina Ricci has filed for divorce Thursday from her husband of seven years, and is asking for sole custody of their son....

 2020-07-03 14:14 

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WE group to stop running federal volunteer program, return funds already paid...

Youth Minister Bardish Chagger says the WE organization won't manage the federal government's $900-million program to pay students and fresh graduates for volunteer work this summer....

 2020-07-03 14:14 

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WE group to stop running federal volunteer program, return funds already paid...

The WE organization won't manage the federal government's $900-million program to pay students and fresh graduates for volunteer work this summer, Youth Minister Bardish Chagger announced Friday....

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