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Drought, fires and land clearing have pushed Australia’s koalas to the brink of extinction, animal welfare groups warned yesterday Sunday . They urged Australia’s national government to classify the marsupial as...
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Ecuador’s government has begun storing the bodies of victims of the coronavirus in giant refrigerated containers as hundreds of deaths in the city of Guayaquil, the center of the country’s...
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It was just past 10 p.m. last Monday when Gigi, a registered nurse, returned from work exhausted to the tiny room she was renting in a Toronto home. About 45...
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When Norway confirmed its first case of coronavirus on Feb 26, the Norwegian Institute of Public Health immediately began taking action to dramatically increase the number of tests it could...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ As thousands of Canadian travellers make their way back into the country amid the COVID 19 pandemic , a Calgary area RV park has opened...
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Canadians who are sick with COVID 19 or suspect they have the virus are being warned to be careful around their pets and other animals. “COVID 19 virus infections have become widely...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ The federal government is bringing in further measures to reduce the risk of spreading COVID 19 on commercial passenger vessels and ferries. Transport Minister...
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OTTAWA—The federal government is bringing in further measures to reduce the risk of spreading COVID 19 on commercial passenger vessels and ferries. Transport Minister Marc Garneau announced that starting Monday all...
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FILE PHOTO British Prime Minister Boris Johnson gestures as he speaks during a coronavirus disease COVID 19 news conference inside 10 Downing Street, London, Britain March 19, 2020. Leon Neal/Pool...
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UNITED NATIONS, UNITED STATES UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is urging governments around the world to include the protection of women in their response to the deadly...
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WASHINGTON The ousted inspector general of the intelligence community says he is disappointed and saddened that U.S. President Donald Trump fired him, but he also encouraged other...
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WASHINGTON President Donald Trump is confronting the most dangerous crisis a U.S. leader has faced this century as the coronavirus spreads and a once vibrant economy falters. As the turmoil...
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SEATTLE Boeing said Sunday it will continue its shutdown of production indefinitely at its Seattle area facilities due to the spread of the coronavirus. The company in...
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Global oil prices have dropped after Saudi Arabia and Russia postponed a meeting about a deal to cut output as the virus pandemic hits demand. The two countries have been...
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Young workers and the worst paid are the most likely to be affected by the closure of businesses amid the coronavirus lockdown, a study says. A remarkable concentration of workers...
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The owner of London s ExCel centre has performed a U turn on charging the NHS to use the site as a hospital to treat coronavirus patients. ExCel chief executive Jeremy...
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The tournament was originally scheduled for May 14 17 at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco, but was one of several tournaments either postponed or canceled last month as concerns grew...
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Reuters The PGA Championship, one of golf’s four majors, has been rescheduled for Aug. 6 9 after being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, the San Francisco Chronicle reported on...
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Artemi Panarin of the New York Rangers, Sergei Bobrovsky of the Florida Panthers and Semyon Varlamov, along with his New York Islanders teammates, purchased and arranged delivery of N95 masks...
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The current pandemic is causing all of us to wrestle with some of life’s most difficult questions What day is it What drawer do I keep my pants in Were...