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Antivirus software tycoon John McAfee found dead in Spanish prison; ITV News

The post, which depicts a black, capital-letter "Q" on a white background, went up less than a half hour after English-language news services began reporting Mr...


Australian deputy PM loses job in government climate split

Mr Joyce secured the Nationals leadership in a party room spill on Monday. As a leader of the Nationals, Joyce - a strong advocate for coal-fired power genera...


Two million vaccine doses present in inventory: Dr Faisal

When pharmaceutical companies tested coronavirus vaccines in clinical trials past year, they specifically excluded people who were taking immunosuppressive drug...


Palestinians, Israeli security forces clash as east Jerusalem simmers over march

Hamas had called on Palestinians to show "valiant resistance" to the march. The Israeli military struck targets in Gaza overnight Wednesday, the Israel Def...


Ilhan Omar Again Sets Off a Fight Among Democrats

In a bid to end the controversy, the Democratic leaders said they "welcome the clarification by Congresswoman Omar that there is no moral equivalency between ...


Worldwide crime sting captures hundreds thanks to 'fake' phone app

European officials did not break down all arrests in each country, but a Swedish official said 70 had been arrested in Sweden and a Dutch official said 49 were ...


Pope addresses ‘sorrows’ of residential schools, does not apologize in public prayer

The former indigenous boarding school in Canada was run by the Catholic Church. Visiting Bolivia in 2015, Francis apologised for the "many grave sins were com...


India to ease lockdown rules as Covid-19 case numbers decline

India had reported 1,20,529 cases, lowest since April 8. There are 115 new cases in Toronto, 112 in Peel, 59 in Niagara, 47 in York Region, 40 in Ottawa, 33 i...


DOJ Says It Will No Longer Seize Reporters' Records In Investigating Leaks

Trump's DOJ secretly obtained the phone records of four NYT journalists, the The Times reported. President Biden had appeared to support ending the pract...


G-7 back steps to deter tax dodging by multinational firms

In effect, the agreement would prevent countries from offering deals with companies to charge very low levels of tax. At the moment companies can set up local...


NY prosecutors probing Trump form grand jury

Vence's office said in court filings that it was investigating "probably widespread and protracted criminal activity" at the Trump Organization. The Trump Org...


European Union meets to decide response to Belarus 'hijacking' of Ryanair plane

It comes as Belarus authorities intensify their crackdown on the opposition following historic protests that gripped the ex-Soviet country after last year's d...


Volcano explodes near the Congolese city of Goma, residents panicked

The evacuation plan was activated after an emergency meeting of the government to discuss the situation, said the minister. "Besides the lava flow in the nort...


New directive unmasks the fully vaccinated | Serving Minden-Gardnerville and Carson Valley

Kansas Governor Laura Kelly issued a statement to that effect Thursday, confirming that anyone who received their final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least ...


Israel Clarifies, Says No Ground Troops Are in Gaza

Since Monday Hamas and other Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip have fired over 1,000 rockets towards Israel, targeting civilian centres including Te...


COVID-19: CDC Issues Brand-New Guidance On Mask-Wearing Indoors

Appearing maskless during remarks in the White House Rose Garden, Biden said, "You have endured all this". In that update, the CDC said that fully-vaccinated ...


Ruling paves way for longer sentence for Derek Chauvin

Along with Lane, the former officers also face charges that they showed "deliberate indifference" to Floyd's suffering, by failing to provide medical care. Floy...


Judge: 'Aggravating Factors' Proven in Chauvin Trial

They also said Chauvin abused his position of authority as a police officer, committed his crime as part of a group of three or more people, and that he pin...


Nine feared killed in Russian high school shooting

Responding to the attack, Russian President Vladimir Putin said he would review Russia's gun control laws. Footage of the school building Tuesday showed d...


At least 58 dead as blasts strike Kabul schools

Arian, the Interior Ministry spokesman, blamed the attack on the Taliban despite their denials. While Daesh has taken responsibility for some of the kil...


Active COVID-19 cases in St

There were 876 variants of concern identified and now account for 63% of all active cases. The province brought in targeted measures last week aimed at region...


Biden aims to vaccinate 70% of American adults by July 4

More than 105 million people - 31 percent of the population - have been fully vaccinated and 147 million - 44 percent - have had at least one shot, according to...


Ontario may shorten vaccine interval, looking into mixing first and second doses

The region's COVID-19 dashboard shows 2,065 cases have screened positive for a variant of concern. For the week ending on April 24, the most recent data avail...


Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road; 15 dead

Rescue efforts were temporarily suspended until a crane was brought in. One eyewitness told Mexico's Televisa TV network: "Suddenly I saw that the structure w...


On North Korea, Biden to chart his own course

Psaki said officials consulted outside experts, allies and predecessors from several previous administrations as part of the process. Now that Biden's policy ...


Trudeau dismisses Ontario's call for stricter land border quarantine rules

The hotel stay is part of a 14-day quarantine that can be completed at their destination if they test negative. According to the province, some global travell...


People really aren't loving Ontario's plan for paid sick days blogto.com

Ontario is announcing a sick leave plan for workers impacted by COVID-19. "Our government has long advocated for the federal government to enhance the Canada...


Biden Recognizes Atrocities Against Armenians as Genocide

It was the first phone contact between Erdogan and Biden since the USA president assumed office in January. Although Russia has recognized the Armenian genoc...


Oxygen supplies run low as India grapples with coronavirus "storm"

With 5,963 new cases, Andhra Pradesh saw a dip in infections for the second consecutive day, even as the number of tests remained consistent. LEGAL: LGD4 SC-L...


White ex-policeman Chauvin convicted of George Floyd's murder

A conviction on any of the charges - second-degree murder, third-degree murder or manslaughter - will require the jury to return a unanimous verdict . office...


Chauvin Judge Cahill Criticizes Maxine Waters' Comments

Waters for these risky comments". Conservatives have seized on Waters' comments, saying she is inflaming tensions as Minneapolis looks to prevent looting an...


Gold Coast Airport welcomes first NZ flight as travel bubble opens

Qantas will ramp up flights between the countries to about 200 each week, while Air New Zealand said it had quadrupled its flights to 30 on Monday, with its air...


Boris Johnson cancels India visit

The variant, also known as B.1.617, is now designated as a "variant under investigation" (VUI) rather than a "variant of concern" (VOC), such as those first ide...


Police officer died of 'natural' causes day after Capitol riot: Medical examiner

Federal prosecutors have charged two men with using bear spray on Sicknick during the January 6 riot. The determination is likely to significantly inhibit t...


Police in Ontario stripped of their new powers

Instead, police will only be able to stop people who they have reason to believe are participating in a - quote - "organized public event or social gathering". ...