‘All the makings of a disaster’: How Florida became a coronavirus epicentre

‘All the makings of a disaster’: How Florida became a coronavirus epicentre By Emerald Bensadoun Global News Posted July 22, 2020 1:44 pm     Updated July 22, 2020 3:17 pm 2:18 COVID-19 surge overwhelms Florida hospitals WATCH: COVID-19 surge overwhelms Florida hospitals comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter…

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California reports nearly 12,000 coronavirus cases in 1 day, setting new record

California reports nearly 12,000 coronavirus cases in 1 day, setting new record By Lisa Shumaker Reuters Posted July 20, 2020 10:51 pm     Updated July 20, 2020 10:52 pm 2:20 Trump puts focus on ‘worldwide problem’ as U.S. seeks additional coronavirus economic relief U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday stressed that the coronavirus pandemic was not only a problem…

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American travellers banned from visiting the Bahamas

American travellers banned from visiting the Bahamas By The Staff The Associated Press Posted July 20, 2020 2:09 pm     Updated July 20, 2020 2:17 pm 3:09 Looking at a summer vacations in Canada? Here’s what provinces are open for tourism this summer WATCH: Looking at a summer vacations in Canada? Here's what provinces are open for tourism this…

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Canada, U.S. likely to extend border closure into late August: sources

Canada, U.S. likely to extend border closure into late August: sources By James McCarten The Canadian Press Posted July 14, 2020 3:50 pm     Updated July 14, 2020 4:56 pm 1:11 Coronavirus: Trudeau says ‘complex’ situation in the U.S. means no firm timetable on border reopening Speaking to reporters outside Rideau Cottage in Ottawa on Monday, Canadian Prime Minister…

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Florida sets new record, adds 15,000 coronavirus cases in one day

Florida sets new record, adds 15,000 coronavirus cases in one day By Lisa Shumaker Reuters Posted July 12, 2020 11:39 am     Updated July 12, 2020 12:52 pm 2:05 Coronavirus: U.S. COVID-19 cases surge amid reopening debate WATCH: U.S. COVID-19 cases surge amid reopening debate comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item…

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‘The cruelty is staggering:’ U.S. deports migrants using coronavirus public health powers

‘The cruelty is staggering:’ U.S. deports migrants using coronavirus public health powers By Elliot Spagat The Associated Press Posted July 10, 2020 5:36 pm     Updated July 10, 2020 5:40 pm 2:54 U.S. Supreme Court blocks Trump bid to end ‘Dreamers’ immigrant program WATCH ABOVE: U.S. Supreme Court blocks Trump bid to end 'Dreamers' immigrant program comments Leave a…

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ANALYSIS: America waits for its worst pandemic days

ANALYSIS: America waits for its worst pandemic days By Jackson Proskow Global News Posted July 10, 2020 11:55 am     Updated July 10, 2020 12:37 pm 1:25 Coronavirus: White House says all schools should reopen, points to other factors hurting children staying at home WATCH: During a press briefing on Thursday, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said the…

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U.S. sanctions 3 senior Chinese officials over alleged human rights abuses

U.S. sanctions 3 senior Chinese officials over alleged human rights abuses By Deb Riechmann The Associated Press Posted July 9, 2020 12:59 pm     Updated July 9, 2020 1:04 pm 3:49 Trump levels sweeping diplomatic penalties against China Trump levels sweeping diplomatic penalties against China comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item…

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Trump 2020 campaign accused of ‘ripping off’ Nazi eagle logo

Trump 2020 campaign accused of ‘ripping off’ Nazi eagle logo By Josh K. Elliott Global News Posted July 2, 2020 12:40 pm     Updated July 2, 2020 4:22 pm 0:59 Trump 2020 campaign accused of using symbol that critics say resembles Nazi eagle logo Donald Trump's re-election campaign has a new “America First” logo, and many critics on Twitter…

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Coronavirus: Fauci, CDC chief raise concerns about full U.S. flights amid COVID-19

Coronavirus: Fauci, CDC chief raise concerns about full U.S. flights amid COVID-19 By David Koenig The Associated Press Posted June 30, 2020 4:15 pm 2:06 Coronavirus: WestJet, Air Canada opening up middle seat for passengers WATCH: WestJet, Air Canada opening up middle seat for passengers comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via…

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Coronavirus cases more than doubled in 10 U.S. states in June

Coronavirus cases more than doubled in 10 U.S. states in June By Christine Chan and Lisa Shumaker Reuters Posted June 30, 2020 12:32 pm 2:09 Coronavirus: ‘No guarantee’ safe COVID-19 vaccine will be made, Fauci says WATCH: ‘No guarantee’ safe COVID-19 vaccine will be made, Fauci says comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this…

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Chinese lawmakers pass controversial security law for Hong Kong: reports

Chinese lawmakers pass controversial security law for Hong Kong: reports By Clare Jim and Yanni Chow Reuters Posted June 29, 2020 11:27 pm     Updated June 29, 2020 11:28 pm 0:42 Pro-democracy protesters clash with police as China reviews controversial security bill WATCH: Pro-democracy protesters clash with police as China reviews controversial security bill comments Leave a comment facebook…

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‘Escalating’ far-right violence in U.S. to pose greatest terrorist threat: experts

‘Escalating’ far-right violence in U.S. to pose greatest terrorist threat: experts By David Lao Global News Posted June 27, 2020 6:04 pm     Updated June 27, 2020 6:12 pm 3:13 Report: 6,600+ right-wing extremism channels in Canada Report: 6,600+ right-wing extremism channels in Canada comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via…

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Trump to expand work visa ban amid coronavirus: official

Trump to expand work visa ban amid coronavirus: official By Ted Hesson Reuters Posted June 22, 2020 4:13 pm 2:15 Trump cracks down on “birth tourism” in the U.S. WATCH ABOVE: Trump cracks down on "birth tourism" in the U.S. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item…

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Reality check: Trump claims mail-in ballots will cause ‘rigged election’

Reality check: Trump claims mail-in ballots will cause ‘rigged election’ By Hannah Jackson Global News Posted June 22, 2020 3:27 pm 5:00 Trump claims voting by mail-in ballots can result in ‘tremendous fraud’ WATCH: Trump claims voting by mail-in ballots can result in ‘tremendous fraud’ comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via…

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U.S. launches investigation into Canada’s ‘unfavourable’ Great Lakes shipping rules

U.S. launches investigation into Canada’s ‘unfavourable’ Great Lakes shipping rules By James McCarten The Canadian Press Posted June 17, 2020 4:55 pm Updated June 17, 2020 4:57 pm 7:18 Washington’s top diplomat in Ottawa outlines priorities WATCH ABOVE: Washington’s top diplomat in Ottawa outlines priorities comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via…

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Afghan government, Taliban agree to hold peace talks in Qatar

Afghan government, Taliban agree to hold peace talks in Qatar By Staff Reuters Posted June 14, 2020 4:39 pm Updated June 14, 2020 4:41 pm FILE – In this Feb. 29, 2020 file photo, U.S. peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad, left, and Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, the Taliban group's top political leader shake hands after signing a peace agreement between Taliban…

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Louisville council unanimously passes ‘Breonna’s Law’ banning no-knock warrants

Louisville council unanimously passes ‘Breonna’s Law’ banning no-knock warrants By Sean Boynton Global News Posted June 11, 2020 7:54 pm Updated June 11, 2020 8:53 pm 2:16 George Floyd’s brother calls on U.S. to overhaul policing laws WATCH: George Floyd's brother, Philonise, was front and centre in Washington as he made an emotional plea to U.S. lawmakers, calling for policing…

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Trump OKs sanctions against ICC officials probing Afghanistan war crimes

Trump OKs sanctions against ICC officials probing Afghanistan war crimes By Steve Holland, Humeyra Pamuk and Arshad Mohammed Reuters Posted June 11, 2020 10:15 am Updated June 11, 2020 2:08 pm 1:20 Judge says investigation into war crimes in Afghanistan can proceed WATCH ABOVE (March 5): Judge says investigation into war crimes in Afghanistan can proceed comments Leave a comment…

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Canada-U.S. border restrictions to extend until late July amid coronavirus: sources

Canada-U.S. border restrictions to extend until late July amid coronavirus: sources By David Ljunggren and Steve Scherer Reuters Posted June 9, 2020 5:25 pm Updated June 9, 2020 5:28 pm 1:43 Canada-U.S. border closure extended WATCH: Canada-U.S. border closure extended comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item…

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‘There is no next time:’ Michael Eric Dyson says anti-racism protests unlike any others

‘There is no next time:’ Michael Eric Dyson says anti-racism protests unlike any others By Amanda Connolly Global News Posted June 7, 2020 11:00 am Updated June 7, 2020 12:29 pm 7:50 Donald Trump’s behavior ‘reprehensible, though representative,’ says author Michael Eric Dyson WATCH ABOVE: Donald Trump’s behaviour 'reprehensible, though representative,' says author Michael Eric Dyson comments Leave a comment…

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