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Biden signs bill making lynching a federal hate crime

Washington (AP): Presidents typically say a few words before they turn legislation into law. But Joe Biden flipped the script Tuesday when it came...

Vaccinated travellers to Canada don’t need a COVID-19 test

Ottawa: The eye-watering sensation of a swab up the nose will no longer be a cost of admission to Canada for vaccinated travellers as...

Conservatives support 2030 emissions reduction target set by Harper, not...

Ottawa: Canada’s Conservatives continue to reject the target the Liberal government set for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, as the party searches for...

New Zealand to remove pandemic mandates as omicron wanes

Wellington (AP): New Zealand will remove many of its COVID-19 pandemic mandates over the next two weeks as an outbreak of the omicron variant...

Canada, U.S. enter talks on deal to access, share data in...

Washington: Amid rapidly shifting geopolitical sands, Canada and the United States unveiled plans Wednesday to work more closely in the nebulous world of cybersecurity,...

WHO may reject Canadian made Medicago COVID 19 vaccine because of...

Ottawa: Canada may not be able to donate millions of doses of the only COVID-19 vaccine made in the country because the World Health...

UN says women pay highest price in conflict, now in Ukraine

United Nations (AP): Women and girls pay the highest price in all crises and conflicts from Myanmar and Afghanistan to the Sahel and Haiti,...

Biden’s China ‘pivot’ complicated by Russia’s war in Ukraine

Washington (AP): President Joe Biden set out to finally complete the ``pivot to Asia,'' a long-sought adjustment of U.S. foreign policy to better reflect...

Imagine the war in your cities, Zelenskyy says as he pleads...

Ottawa: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy delivered a passionate plea for a no-fly zone and more sanctions to starve out Russia's finances in a speech...

‘Heartbreaking decisions’ had to be made in Canada’s response to Ukraine:...

By Laura Osman and James McCarten Canada has had to make "heartbreaking decisions'' when confronted with images of bombed hospitals and schools in Ukraine, civilian...

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