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 2021-04-21 12:53 

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Netflix's subscriber growth, stock zapped as pandemic eases...

Netflix's pandemic-fueled subscriber growth is slowing far faster than anticipated as people who have been cooped at home are able to get out and do other things again....

 2021-04-21 12:51 

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Annual pace of inflation leaps higher in March...

Statistics Canada says the annual pace of inflation jumped higher in March due in large part to a plunge in prices a year ago at the start of the pandemic....

 2021-04-21 12:51 

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Annual pace of inflation leaps higher in March to 2.2 per cent, Statistics Canada says...

Statistics Canada says the annual pace of inflation jumped higher in March due in large part to a plunge in prices a year ago at the start of the pandemic....

 2021-04-21 12:41 

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Canadian Oscar nominee Ben Proudfoot following 'strict protocol' to attend the show...

With COVID-19 tests, a vaccination, tuxedo and customized mask under his belt, Canadian Oscar nominee Ben Proudfoot is set to attend Sunday's pandemic-tailored Academy Awards....

 2021-04-21 12:38 

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Indonesian military says submarine missing with 53 on board...

The Indonesian navy is searching for a submarine that went missing near the resort island of Bali with 53 people on board, the military said Wednesday....

 2021-04-21 12:32 

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Jim Steinman, hitmaker for Meat Loaf and Celine Dion, dies at 73...

Jim Steinman, the Grammy-winning composer who wrote Meat Loaf's bestselling 'Bat Out of Hell' debut album as well as hits for Celine Dion, Air Supply and Bonnie Tyler, has died....

 2021-04-21 12:27 

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Tyrannosaurus rex walked surprisingly slowly, new study finds...

Tyrannosaurus rex was a fearsome predator, but it sure wasn't a particularly fast mover. In fact, most humans could easily keep up with the dinosaur without breaking a sweat, a new study says...

 2021-04-21 12:20 

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Australia ends Chinese deals on national interest grounds...

Australia on Wednesday cancelled four bilateral deals with China, Iran and Syria under new laws that give the federal government power to overrule international agreements by lower-level administrations that violate the national interest....

 2021-04-21 12:19 

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Vaccinated UAE team out of Fleche Wallonne over virus cases...

Tour de France winner Tadej Pogacar is out of the Fleche Wallonne one-day race Wednesday after his UAE Team Emirates squad withdrew following two positive tests for the coronavirus, even though the team was previously vaccinated....

 2021-04-21 12:10 

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In annual address, Putin warns Russia's foes will be sorry...

President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday sternly warned the West against further encroachment on Russia's security interests, saying Moscow's response will be 'quick and tough.'...

 2021-04-21 12:04 

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Seoul court rejects sexual slavery claim against Tokyo...

A South Korean court on Wednesday rejected a claim by victims of Japanese wartime sexual slavery and their relatives who sought compensation from Japan's government....

 2021-04-21 12:04 

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Canadian women to open Olympic soccer tournament against host Japan...

Canada will open the Tokyo Olympic women's soccer tournament against host Japan on July 21 at the Sapporo Dome....

 2021-04-21 11:57 

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Liverpool owner leads Super League sorrow as fan anger grows...

After the aborted attempt to form a European Super League, Liverpool owner John Henry attempted to regain the trust of fans with an apology video on Wednesday....

 2021-04-21 11:52 

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Atletico Madrid, Inter Milan drop out of Super League...

Atletico Madrid and Inter Milan both decided to drop out of the Super League on Wednesday, leaving the new competition on the verge of extinction before it even started....

 2021-04-21 11:49 

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Grocery and drugstore retailer Metro reports Q2 profit and sales up from year ago...

Metro Inc. reported a second-quarter profit of $188.1 million, up from $176.2 million a year ago, as its sales rose five per cent....

 2021-04-21 11:43 

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Coronavirus: Mexican president gets COVID-19 vaccine after waffling on shot...

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador finally got a coronavirus vaccine Tuesday, after waffling on receiving the shot....

 2021-04-21 11:38 

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Man City, Chelsea leading exit from breakaway Super League...

Manchester City and Chelsea dramatically abandoned plans to join a breakaway Super League on Tuesday, threatening to implode the project by a group of elite English, Spanish and Italian clubs less than two days after it was announced....

 2021-04-21 11:36 

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Coronavirus: Protesters gather as German lawmakers vote on lockdown rules...

Protesters began gathering in central Berlin early Wednesday as lawmakers prepared to vote on a proposal by Chancellor Angela Merkel's Cabinet that would mandate nationwide restrictions as an 'emergency brake' when the coronavirus is spreading...

 2021-04-21 11:23 

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Coronavirus: China says 200 million citizens have been vaccinated...

Around 200 million Chinese, or 14.29 per cent of the population, have been vaccinated for COVID-19 so far, with an emphasis on front-line workers, university students and people living in border areas, a health official said Wednesday....

 2021-04-21 10:43 

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5 things to know for Wednesday, April 21, 2021...

Canada has now administered at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine to 30.21 per cent of the country's eligible population....

 2021-04-21 10:41 

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Jury's swift verdict for Chauvin in Floyd death: Guilty...

After three weeks of testimony, the trial of the former police officer charged with killing George Floyd ended swiftly: barely more than a day of jury deliberations, then just minutes for the verdicts to be read -- guilty, guilty and guilty -- and Derek C...

 2021-04-21 10:20 

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Disruption in oxygen supply kills 22 in Indian hospital...

A local administrator in western India says 22 patients have died in a hospital when their oxygen supply was interrupted by a leakage in a supply tank....

 2021-04-21 10:20 

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Oxygen supply disruption kills 22 COVID-19 patients in India...

A local administrator in western India says 22 patients have died in a hospital when their oxygen supply was interrupted by a leakage in a supply tank....

 2021-04-21 09:31 

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Queen Elizabeth II marks 95th birthday, days after husband's funeral...

Queen Elizabeth II, the world's oldest monarch, turns 95 on Wednesday, but there will be no public celebrations just days after she bade farewell to her husband of seven decades at his funeral....

 2021-04-21 09:31 

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Queen Elizabeth II touched by tributes to husband as she marks 95th birthday...

Queen Elizabeth II said she had been deeply touched by the tributes paid to her husband Prince Philip, in her first public remarks since his death earlier this month and as she marks her first birthday without him in 73 years....

 2021-04-21 09:23 

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The U.S. is vaccinating millions of Americans daily, but here's why COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are up...

Experts say COVID-19 vaccinations in the U.S. are continuing at an impressive pace, and now all Americans 16 and up can get a shot. But a leading health official said that the country remains in a 'complicated stage' of the pandemic....

 2021-04-21 09:08 

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Top Navalny associates detained ahead of protests...

Two close associates of Alexei Navalny were detained Wednesday ahead of protests planned to support the imprisoned Russian opposition leader, who has been on a hunger strike since March 31....

 2021-04-21 08:44 

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Judge to deliver decision today on request to delay Meng extradition case...

A judge is scheduled to release her decision Wednesday on a request to delay the final leg of hearings in Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou's extradition case....

 2021-04-21 08:39 

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Bank of Canada to detail outlook on economy, inflation in wake of federal budget...

The Bank of Canada will say today how it sees the economy faring over the coming months and the path for inflation amid the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-04-21 08:33 

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Ease employment hurdles for former prison inmates, federal study urges...

A new federal study found that people released from prison were much more likely than the general population to have trouble finding gainful employment -- even over a decade after returning to society....

 2021-04-21 08:22 

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Asian shares slide as virus casts shadow over recovery...

Shares skidded in Asia on Wednesday after Wall Street closed lower for a second straight day, led by drops in technology companies and banks....

 2021-04-21 08:22 

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World shares mixed as earnings take centre stage...

Shares rose Wednesday in Europe and U.S. futures edged higher as corporate earnings took the spotlight after a day of declines in Asia....

 2021-04-21 07:41 

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EU reaches major climate deal ahead of Biden climate summit...

The European Union reached a tentative climate deal that is intended to make the 27-nation bloc climate-neutral by 2050, with member states and parliament agreeing on new carbon emissions targets on the eve of a virtual summit hosted by U.S. President Joe...

 2021-04-21 07:17 

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U.S.-backed Afghan peace meeting postponed, as Taliban balk...

Turkey announced early Wednesday that a conference Washington had hoped would move Afghanistan's warring sides to a final peace agreement was postponed, as fresh violence rattled the Afghan capital....

 2021-04-21 06:27 

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Flashpoint of 1992 L.A. riots becomes a place of celebration...

On Tuesday, former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of murder and manslaughter. The verdict was met with both joy and sorrow nationwide -- especially at an infamous intersection in South Los Angeles....

 2021-04-21 05:59 

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Coronavirus: Hitting latest vaccine milestone, Biden pushes shots for all...

The U.S. is set to meet President Joe Biden's latest vaccine goal of administering 200 million COVID-19 shots in his first 100 days in office, as the White House steps up its efforts to inoculate the rest of the public....

 2021-04-21 05:59 

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Coronavirus: Hitting latest vaccine milestone, Biden pushes shots for all...

The U.S. is set to meet President Joe Biden's latest vaccine goal of administering 200 million coronavirus shots in his first 100 days in office, as the White House steps up its efforts to inoculate the rest of the public....

 2021-04-21 05:17 

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U.S. Sikh community traumatized by yet another mass shooting...

While the motive for last week's rampage at an Indianapolis FedEx facility remains under investigation, leaders and members of the Sikh community say they feel a collective trauma and believe more must be done to combat the bigotry, bias and violence ...

 2021-04-21 05:00 

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Egypt fires top railway official after deadly train crashes...

Egypt's transportation minister on Tuesday said he sacked the country's top railway official, following three train accidents in less than a month that left more than 40 people dead and over 350 injured....

 2021-04-21 02:36 

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Globes group ousts member over his Black Lives Matter email...

A former president of the organization that hosts the Golden Globes has been dropped from the group's board after sending an email that called Black Lives Matter a...

 2021-04-21 02:16 

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Police shoot, kill teenage girl in Columbus, Ohio: report...

Police shot and killed a teenage girl Tuesday afternoon in Columbus just as the verdict was being announced in the trial for the killing of George Floyd....

 2021-04-21 02:16 

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Columbus police show video of officer fatally shooting teen girl...

Police shot and killed a teenage girl Tuesday afternoon in Columbus just as the verdict was being announced in the trial for the killing of George Floyd....

 2021-04-21 02:03 

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Raiders get backlash for tweet after conviction of Derek Chauvin...

The Las Vegas Raiders got angry backlash for a tweet the team sent after Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of murdering George Floyd....

 2021-04-21 01:32 

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A68: Enormous Antarctic iceberg finally melts...

An enormous Antarctic iceberg that became the most well-documented iceberg in history has melted into nothing in the Atlantic Ocean....

 2021-04-21 01:31 

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Lawyer shifts legal fight from George Floyd to Pamela Turner...

The conviction Tuesday of former Minneapolis Officer Derek Chauvin on murder and manslaughter charges for pinning George Floyd's neck with his knee was already drawing renewed attention to the legal fight in the death of another Black American, Pamela...

 2021-04-21 01:09 

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Tears and relief sweep intersection where George Floyd died...

There was quiet, just for a moment, as hundreds of people standing in the intersection at 38th Street and Chicago Avenue crowded in to listen to the news....

 2021-04-21 01:09 

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Silence, then cheers: Relief washes over George Floyd Square...

There was quiet, just for a moment, as hundreds of people standing in the intersection at 38th Street and Chicago Avenue crowded in to listen to the news....

 2021-04-21 00:33 

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Families, doctors urge Alabama to reject trans treatment ban...

Transgender youth, parents and advocates on Tuesday urged the Alabama House of Representatives, as well as the state's governor, to reject legislation that would ban the use of puberty-blockers or hormones to treat transgender minors....

 2021-04-21 00:33 

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'A watershed moment': Canadians react to Derek Chauvin verdict...

Canadian politicians, activists and athletes reacted with grief and relief in response to former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin's murder conviction in the death of George Floyd....

 2021-04-20 23:40 

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Coronavirus: Free marijuana handed out to vaccinated New Yorkers...

New Yorkers who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 were able to get an unlikely freebie Tuesday: a marijuana joint....

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