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Maddison celebrates alone as Leicester jumps to 2nd New! 2021-01-16 17:31:13LEICESTER, England (AP) - Leicester climbed to second place in the English Premier League by beating Southampton 2-0, with James Maddison marking his

UK chooses Cornish village as site for G-7 New! 2021-01-16 17:30:07LONDON (AP) - The British government has chosen an English village on the coast of Cornwall as the site for the next annual summit of leading industri

Iranian missile lands 20 miles from commercial ship New! 2021-01-16 16:14:21Iran said its military fired long-range ballistic missiles into the Indian Ocean on Saturday that reportedly came relatively close to a commercial shi

U.K. coronavirus variant could be dominant strain circulating New! 2021-01-16 15:21:59The highly contagious coronavirus variant from the U.K. could become the dominant strain circulating the United States by March, the Centers for Disea

UN says breakthrough achieved in Libya transition talks New! 2021-01-16 15:14:16CAIRO (AP) - The top U.N. official for Libya said Saturday that an advisory committee for representatives of Libya's different regions has proposed a

State capitols boarded up, fenced off, patrolled by New! 2021-01-16 14:33:00A double row of chain-link fencing circles the Arizona State Capitol. Windows on the Illinois and Ohio statehouses have been boarded up. National Guar

Explainer: Road to Palestinian vote full of obstacles New! 2021-01-16 11:35:32GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has announced that the first presidential and parliamentary elections since 2006 will

Norway warns of possible COVID-19 vaccine risks for New! 2021-01-16 11:26:20Norwegian health officials are warning about the possible risks of COVID-19 vaccines for frail, elderly people following reports of deaths linked to t

Philippine air force helicopter crash kills all 7 New! 2021-01-16 09:43:21CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines (AP) - A Philippine air force helicopter carrying supplies for counterinsurgency forces crashed in the country’s sou

After Trump, Biden aims to reshape the presidency New! 2021-01-16 08:32:31WASHINGTON (AP) - When Joe Biden takes the oath of office Wednesday outside a wounded U.S. Capitol, he will begin reshaping the office of the presiden

Iranian Guard holds anti-warship ballistic missile drill 2021-01-16 04:26:48TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard conducted a drill Saturday launching anti-warship ballistic missiles at a simulated

Trump's presidency not just a blip in US 2021-01-16 01:08:22WASHINGTON (AP) - President-elect Joe Biden’s plan to scrap President Donald Trump’s vision of “America First” in favor of &ld

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Alberta drafts Capitol Hill operatives as it seeks 2021-01-15 18:28:24Alberta’s UCP government is hiring influential lobbyists and communications experts in Washington, D.C., as it seeks support on Capitol Hill for

Prince Harry reportedly heartbroken over rift with Royal 2021-01-15 17:43:48Britain's Prince Harry is heartbroken over his split with the Royal Family, but he and his wife, Meghan, are happy with their new lives in

U.S. gun rights group National Rifle Association files 2021-01-15 17:25:44The U.S. National Rifle Association announced Friday it has filed for bankruptcy and will seek to incorporate the nation's most politically influenti

U.S. expected to execute 13th death row inmate 2021-01-15 16:42:04The U.S. government intends to carry out the 13th and final execution under President Donald Trump's administration on Friday evening, just five days

Couche-Tard drops bid to take over Carrefour: sources 2021-01-15 13:02:19Canada's Alimentation Couche-Tard has dropped its 16.2 billion euro ($24.9 billion Cdn) bid to acquire European retailer Carrefour SA after the

Biden announces new vaccine czar, massive spending to 2021-01-15 09:43:00President-elect Joe Biden has picked a former Food and Drug commissioner to lead vaccine science in his drive to put 100 million shots into the arms o

Some glimpses of U.S. president-elect Joe Biden on 2021-01-15 08:30:00Since 1974, U.S. president-elect Joe Biden has caught the attention of CBC News, as he served as a senator and later as U.S. vice president.

Russia to withdraw from Open Skies Treaty after 2021-01-15 07:38:34Russia said Friday it will withdraw from an international treaty allowing observation flights over military facilities following the U.S. exit from th

Travel ban over Brazilian variant precautionary, U.K. transport 2021-01-15 07:33:53A Brazilian variant of the coronavirus is significant enough to justify stopping flights from South America as a precaution, British Transport Secreta

Why a Moscow kebab shop has reignited debate 2021-01-15 04:00:00A Moscow kebab shop owner faces a backlash after he opened a take-out food shop bearing the name of Joseph Stalin, as Russians remain deeply conflicte

U.S. federal officials say more than 100 people 2021-01-15 02:50:07The top federal prosecutor in Washington, D.C., said on Friday there is no "direct evidence" to suggest that rioters who stormed the U.S. Capitol ha

Dozens killed after quake sets off landslides, topples 2021-01-15 01:39:08A strong, shallow earthquake shook Indonesia's Sulawesi island just after midnight Friday, toppling homes and buildings, triggering landslides and ki

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Police and National Guard scramble to secure D.C. New! 2021-01-16 22:27:15Ahead of right-wing protests planned for Sunday, law enforcement stepped up security at capitols around the nation.

Fleeing the pandemic and two hurricanes, thousands of New! 2021-01-16 18:54:12Biden's election has raised hopes in Central America — devastated by hurricane-driven floods, in addition to chronic issues of poverty and gang

Photos: Security measures heightened at U.S. and state New! 2021-01-16 11:19:57Michigan, Virginia, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Washington are among the states that have activated their National Guards to strengthen security.

U.S. rebukes Mexico for releasing evidence in drug New! 2021-01-16 11:14:53The U.S. Department of Justice said Mexico violated a treaty by releasing evidence the U.S. collected in a drug case against a former Mexican defense

How the new COVID-19 vaccine rules could help New! 2021-01-16 09:00:38Health officials set aside carefully considered plans for rolling out COVID-19 vaccines and made the shots widely available. That may hasten the pande

Column: There's no need to hurry Trump's impeachment 2021-01-16 07:00:19If Senate Democrats want to have any serious hope of convicting Trump, their best strategy is to slow the process down.

A small narcotic leaf brings big comfort — 2021-01-16 04:00:49Chewing qat, a green narcotic leaf, is so widespread and ritualistic that even the fighting in Yemen's civil war can fall silent in the afternoons.

Biden plans early legislation to offer legal status 2021-01-16 02:50:05During his first days in office, President-elect Joe Biden plans to unveil a legislative proposal that would include a path to citizenship for 11 mill

Capitol rioters aimed to 'capture and assassinate' officials, 2021-01-15 20:07:47Prosecutors allege rioters planned to "capture and assassinate" lawmakers in Jan. 6 insurrection at U.S. Capitol.

This Blackwater guard pleaded guilty. He atoned. But 2021-01-15 14:01:36Jeremy Ridgeway, a former Blackwater guard, pleaded guilty to the massacre in 2007 in Nissor Square in Baghdad. He testified against the other guards.

Mexican president accuses U.S. of fabricating drug case 2021-01-15 11:08:34Mexico's president accuses the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration of fabricating drug allegations against ex-defense chief Salvador Cienfuegos.

Some workers don't want a COVID-19 vaccine. Can 2021-01-15 09:00:11Many teachers, grocers and even some hospital employees are wary of the COVID-19 vaccine and don't want it. The question of mandatory vaccine require

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Thousands in France stage fresh protests against law New! 2021-01-16 16:34:38Tens of thousands of protesters marched across France Saturday to denounce a security bill critics say would restrict the filming of police and postin

Nearly 50 players to lose Australian Open practice New! 2021-01-16 13:04:28Forty-seven players were barred from practising for a fortnight Saturday in a major setback to their Australian Open preparations after passengers on

‘Survivor of the Chinese Gulag’: Uighur refugee in New! 2021-01-16 11:01:57After three harrowing years in Chinese re-education camps, Gulbahar Haitiwaji, a Uighur woman who had been lured back to China from France only to&nbs

Stories of lockdown in China’s Hebei province after New! 2021-01-16 10:27:03The January 2 discovery of a cluster of coronavirus infections in Shijiazhuang, the capital of China’s northern Hebei province, has led to China

France goes under nationwide 6pm curfew as Covid-19 New! 2021-01-16 10:04:48Cities, towns and villages across France were practically empty on Saturday as residents stayed home and businesses shut to observe a nationwide curfe

Ugandan President Museveni wins sixth term as vote New! 2021-01-16 08:10:42Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni won a decisive re-election victory on Saturday, elections officials said, but his main rival Bobi Wine alleged wides

Merkel ally Armin Laschet elected new leader of 2021-01-16 05:36:28Chancellor Angela Merkel’s centre-right party on Saturday chose Armin Laschet, the pragmatic governor of Germany’s most populous state, as

WhatsApp delays enforcing new privacy policy following backlash 2021-01-16 04:30:16Facebook Inc's WhatsApp is delaying an update aimed at increasing business transactions on the platform after a storm of concern from users who feare

US gun-rights group NRA files for bankruptcy 2021-01-16 04:20:32The National Rifle Association announced Friday it has filed for bankruptcy protection and will seek to incorporate the nation’s most politicall

Five Hong Kong democracy protesters arrive in US 2021-01-16 02:45:29Five Hong Kong democracy protesters who reportedly fled to Taiwan have arrived in the United States intending to seek asylum, an activist group said o

US carries out 13th and final execution under 2021-01-16 01:51:17The US government carried out the 13th and final federal execution under President Donald Trump's administration early on Saturday morning, just

India launches one of the world's largest Covid-19 2021-01-16 00:59:04India started inoculating health workers Saturday in what is likely the world's largest COVID-19 vaccination campaign, joining the ranks of wealthier

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Reporter who tried to cancel NFL coaching candidate New! 2021-01-16 17:50:33 A reporter who delved deep into the past of Detroit Lions head coach candidate Dan Campbell to find an anti-gay comment made in college has been oute

‘America is back’: Biden fills State Department slots New! 2021-01-16 17:18:58 President-elect Joe Biden is getting the old interventionist-foreign-policy team back together, including Ukraine coup engineer Victoria Nuland, sign

Argentina receives second batch of Russian Sputnik V New! 2021-01-16 16:06:03 A plane carrying 300,000 more doses of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus has landed in Argentina’s capital Buenos Aires

'Show me something spectacular': Dana White says Khabib New! 2021-01-16 15:40:00 UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has left the door open to reverse his retirement decision, UFC president Dana White has revealed. Read F

TEN THOUSAND protesters decry Covid-19 curbs in Vienna, New! 2021-01-16 13:50:44 Some 10,000 people marched through the center of the Austrian capital Vienna on Saturday to protest against restrictions aimed at stopping the spread

'I'm fine, and happy': Ronald Koeman puts on New! 2021-01-16 13:44:08 Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman said the club's postponed presidential election will have a knock-on effect on his team-building plans, with the lack o

Frankfurt Airport evacuated in police operation New! 2021-01-16 13:31:53 Parts of Frankfurt Airport were evacuated and closed off to the public as police conducted an operation, apparently triggered by an abandoned piece o

Progressive pundit Jimmy Dore helping ‘FASCISM’ by calling New! 2021-01-16 12:56:05 Progressive commentator Jimmy Dore has been flamed by liberals after he called for the pardoning of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. His crime wasn&

WATCH Iran’s Revolutionary Guards destroy mock WARSHIPS with New! 2021-01-16 12:22:56 Iran’s elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has successfully destroyed naval targets amid massive military drills. Mock warships were

‘Lazy, manipulative wastrel’: Piers Morgan rips into departing New! 2021-01-16 12:12:03 Arsenal fan and TV megamouth Piers Morgan has taken a parting shot at midfielder Mesut Ozil after the news that the £350,000-a-week outcast is

If you want the jab, raise your Hans: New! 2021-01-16 11:27:36 German privacy law is rigorous. Forced to improvise, officials in one state sent letters to people with old-sounding names, in the hopes of inviting

'I’ll go to MMA to prove a point': New! 2021-01-16 11:26:08 Ryan Garcia has doubled down on his statement that he would retire from boxing at the age of 26, but said his fighting career could continue beyond t

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Kremlin foe Navalny faces arrest as flies back New! 2021-01-17 04:52:06

Trump asks court to let him dodge rape New! 2021-01-17 02:32:39

Nasa's Boeing moon rocket set for 'once-in-a-generation' ground New! 2021-01-16 18:23:54

Pragmatic governor Armin Laschet elected to lead Merkel's New! 2021-01-16 12:39:53Chancellor Angela Merkel's centre-right party on Saturday chose Armin Laschet, the pragmatic governor of Germany's most populous state, as its new l

Taliban praise US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan New! 2021-01-16 12:34:22The Taliban welcomed the latest withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan with the insurgents' spokesman Saturday calling the continued reduction of A

Can Trump pardon himself? Would the courts reject New! 2021-01-16 12:26:15

Astrazeneca vaccine gets approval in Pakistan New! 2021-01-16 11:44:41Astrazeneca's Covid-19 vaccine has been granted approval for emergency use in Pakistan, the country's health minister said on Saturday, the first va

US re-designates LeT as foreign terrorist outfit New! 2021-01-16 11:39:23Ahead of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) meeting in February, the United States has re-designated Pakistani terrorist groups as Lashkar-i-Jhang

Swiss set to approve AstraZeneca vaccine this month New! 2021-01-16 10:35:59

Iranian Guard holds anti-warship ballistic missile drill New! 2021-01-16 10:08:06Footage showed two missiles smash into a target that Iranian state television described as ``hypothetical hostile enemy ships'' at a distance of 1,8

Myanmar police scuffle with nationalist monk's followers New! 2021-01-16 08:52:24Protesters, many of them monks, gathered outside the Insein Prison in Myanmar’s main city of Yangon, where Wirathu has been held since November

Pence offers full co-operation in transition of power 2021-01-16 04:33:34

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India launches world’s largest COVID-19 vaccination drive New! 2021-01-16 13:09:02Indian authorities hope to give shots to 300 million people, roughly the population of the U.S and several times more than its existing program, which

Another UN peacekeeper killed in Mali, marking the New! 2021-01-16 11:00:28Four peacekeepers from Ivory Coast died from an improvised explosive device and an attack Wednesday by unidentified gunmen in the Timbuktu region.

U.S. state capitals prepare for armed protests as New! 2021-01-16 09:50:06Michigan, Virginia, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Washington are among the states that have activated their National Guards to strengthen security.

‘Heal the soul’: Biden aims to reshape U.S. New! 2021-01-16 09:48:33Biden had campaigned as a rebuke to President Donald Trump, a singular figure whose political power was fuelled by discord and grievance.

Biden to face difficulties in U.S. foreign policy New! 2021-01-16 09:33:56From Europe to the Middle East and Asia, Trump’s brand of transactional diplomacy has alienated allies and foes, leaving Biden with a contentiou

Inauguration Day is also move in and out New! 2021-01-16 08:10:12Some public health experts have said it’s important that the White House take extra precautions to reduce the spread of the novel coronavirus du

Germany, France and Britain urge Iran to back New! 2021-01-16 07:52:49The International Atomic Energy Agency said Thursday Iran had informed it that it had begun installing equipment for the production of uranium metal.

Inside the hunt for coronavirus variants in Canada 2021-01-16 07:00:31In labs across Canada, the hunt is on for highly contagious strains of the coronavirus.

U.S. carries out 13th and final execution of 2021-01-16 02:50:06President-elect Joe Biden, a vocal opponent of the death penalty, has said he will try to end the policy after he takes office.

China builds new hospital in 5 days to 2021-01-16 02:17:22The hospital is one of six with a total of 6,500 rooms being built in Nangong in Hebei province, local media reported, which are due to be completed w

Here’s a look at Biden’s $1.9T coronavirus stimulus, 2021-01-15 18:04:29On Friday, Biden outlined a five-step approach to getting the vaccination to the American people, and to ensure that it is distributed equitably.

National Rifle Association says it filed for bankruptcy 2021-01-15 17:11:53The NRA said it would restructure as a Texas nonprofit to exit what it said was a "a corrupt political and regulatory environment in New York" state

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