Medicine

Hong Kong pro-democracy tabloid Apple Daily prints final edition

The decision is the latest blow to Hong Kong's freedoms and deepens unease over whether the global finance centre can remain a media hub as China seeks to stamp...


US Supreme Court rules for cheerleader punished for vulgar Snapchat message

Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit ruled in favor of the cheerleader, saying the school violated her First Amendment rights. Brandi Levy , the cheerle...


BC reports fewer than 230 new COVID-19 cases since Friday

Across B.C. less than 100 new cases were found each day over the weekend for a total of 229. Two hundred and fifty Manitobans are now hospitalized with COVID-19...


Latest Covid-19 vaccine and USA reopening news

But senior advisor to the organisation, Dr Bruce Aylward, said this was nowhere near enough to protect populations from the virus which was still running rampan...


Tropical Storm Claudette makes landfall over Gulf Coast, brings heavy rains

Butler County Sheriff Danny Bond said several people were also injured. In addition to the 10 people who died in the two-vehicle crash on Saturday, a tree ...


CDC investigating rare heart inflammation cases after Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccination

The ministry said 66 per cent of those 12 and over have received their first dose. An additional 14,849 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been given in Saskatche...


G-7 agrees on infrastructure plan to counter China's Belt and Road

And Canada publicly expressed the desire to list the names of two citizens that Beijing detained in retaliation for Canada's arrest of a Huawei executive. By th...


Multiple Injuries Reported in Shooting in Austin, Texas

This photo provided by Austin Police Department shows Chief Chacon providing an update on overnight shootings in Austin, Texas on Saturday. He noted that ...


TC Energy terminates Keystone XL pipeline project

The release said final costs to the government are expected to be approximately $1.3 billion, as previously estimated. Wyoming Sen. John Barrasso, the top Rep...


Biden rallies allies in Europe

Biden will depart for Europe on Wednesday and be making his first stop across the pond in the United Kingdom . The President will kick off his trip by meeti...


Woman fights off bear to protect her dogs

The mother bear is clawing at the dogs whenever they come near until Hailey appears. "Morinico's mother posted on Facebook that her daughter "'Just saved ...


Children's remains found at Canadian school

Work to identify the site was led by the Tk'emlúps te Secwépemc Language and Cultural Department alongside ceremonial Knowledge Keepers, who made sure the wor...


Boris Johnson defends virus record after ex-aide Dominic Cummings' attack

The health spokesman for the opposition Labour Party , Jonathan Ashworth, said the government had questions to answer, whether or not Mr Cummings' testimony wa...


Pandemic chaos and lies in United Kingdom government: Cummings key points

He argued that mistakes meant "tens of thousands of people died, who didn't need to die". "Lots of the key people were literally skiing in February", Cummings...


The unacceptable landing of a plane in Belarus requires a strong response

The flight's landing was confirmed by FlightRadar24 and it was only minutes away from Lithuania airspace. The other concerns the unlawful deprivation of freedo...


Leaked video shows Louisiana state troopers killing man in custody

Green died on his way to the hospital, but police initially told his family that he had died by hitting a auto against a tree during the chase. The AP said th...


Italian cable car plunges to the ground, killing at least 5

A cable auto taking visitors to a mountaintop view of some of northern Italy's most picturesque lakes plunged to the ground Sunday, killing at least 12 people a...


Ontario reports 1,691 new COVID cases Sunday

An additional 600 pharmacies across Ontario are also administering the vaccine as of this weekend. The 14,801 doses of COVID-19 vaccine reported Saturday...


Rep. Omar votes no on Capitol spending bill following January 6 attack

Meanwhile Kinzinger, one of 35 Republicans in the House to vote for the forming of an independent commission into January 6, tore into Kevin McCarthy, who initi...


Covid vaccines don't damage placenta, may be safe in pregnancy

The federal update comes after the US and the CDC released guidance letting people know when and where they can shed masks and forget physical distancing. Ana...


Province extends stay-at-home order until June 2

The stay-at-home order requires everyone to remain at home except for specified purposes, such as going to the grocery store or pharmacy, accessing health care ...


Michigan Line 5 shutdown would be devastating

On May 12, Enbridge said the Chambers of Commerce from the U.S., Canada, Michigan and OH, along with the Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce, Attorneys General o...


United States looking at joint production of J&Js Covid-19 vaccine in India

The Uttar Pradesh government may directly procure a large amount of worldwide Covid-19 vaccines such as Sputnik V and those developed by Moderna and Johnson & J...


No plan to shoot down Chinese rocket -Pentagon chief

China said today the risk of damage on earth from a rocket which fell out of orbit after separating from Beijing's space station was "extremely low", after...


Australia Disappointed After China Freezes Economic Talks ‘Indefinitely’

China has chose to "indefinitely suspend" all activities under the China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue, the country's state planner, the National Devel...


Flights To Resume From Western Australia

Travel between Perth and New Zealand has now been paused twice in 10 days due to Covid-19 cases in the Western Australia community. WA Premier Mark McGowan ...


This is the cost of vaccinating India against COVID-19

The number of doses that are expected to be delivered in Canada over the next month will almost equal the total number delivered in the last 5 months. "As we lo...


Lawyers for Black man killed by N.Carolina officers to release autopsy

Attorneys said Brown suffered a "kill shot to the back of the head". "He was not threatening them in any kind of fashion", she told reporters at a news conf...


Covid: India sets another infection record as USA shows concern

At the city's Bhadbhada Vishram Ghat crematorium, workers said they cremated more than 110 people on Saturday, even as government figures in the entire city of ...


Australia cancels Belt and Road deal with China

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has scrapped the controversial Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) deal between China and the state of Victoria, calling it ...


Police Shoot Black Teenager Ma'Khia Bryant In Columbus, Ohio

Police in Columbus , Ohio , shot and killed a black teenage girl on Tuesday after confronting her while responding to a report of an attempted stabbing, acc...


OH shooting: Columbus police shoot dead black teenage girl

The race of the officer wasn't clear. It was unclear whether anyone else was injured. The shooting happened minutes before the verdict in the killing of ...


Science table lays out 6 ways to fight COVID-19

Ontario says 66,897 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine were administered in the province since Sunday's report for a total of 3,904,778 given out so far. "This inclu...


Sisi mourns Chadian president's death - Politics - Egypt

During the election he campaigned on a platform of bringing peace and security to the region. In the west, in the region of Lake Chad, the army has been...


The Heartbreaking Death Of Walter Mondale

Mondale would go on to win the Democratic presidential nomination himself in 1984, and make history by naming a woman, US Rep. Geraldine A. Ferraro of NY, as hi...