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by | April 22, 2021 | 21:23

That federal benefit doesn't give Canadian workers the freedom to secure funds after calling in sick or staying home. "I know we got it wrong, I know we made a mistake and for that, I'm sorry and I sincerely apologize". He chose politics over public health. "We have to make sure that we stop the risk of these unsafe variants getting into Canada, or getting further into Canada, while our vaccination levels are so low", O'Toole said during an announcement at a downtown Ottawa hotel.

by | April 22, 2021 | 21:22

In his address to the Leaders' Summit on Climate via video link convened by US President Joe Biden , who restored the US' commitment to the Paris Agreement on climate change , Xi said, " China welcomes the US' return to the multilateral climate governance process".

by | April 21, 2021 | 17:07

That number is up more than 450 cases from one week ago. The measures came as Ontario reported 4,447 new cases of COVID-19 amid worries the province's intensive care units are struggling to keep up with a growing number of extremely sick patients.

by | April 20, 2021 | 05:20

His death sparked days of protests in the Minneapolis suburb, as the murder trial for another police killing of an unarmed Black man - George Floyd - is getting close to ending just a few miles away. "That's what he continues to call for". Nothing that she said to the crowd, via a megaphone, appears to be what triggered the criticism. She began focusing on policing issues in 1979 after the police shooting of a Black woman during a confrontation in Los Angeles over an unpaid gas bill ...

by | April 19, 2021 | 01:42

Officials were still working to determine the identities of the people who died. The two people who were wounded were taken to area hospitals. According to a spokesperson from the Kenosha County Sheriff's Department , the suspect remains on the loose, but there is no threat to the local community.

by | April 18, 2021 | 17:26

Alexei Navalny survived a poisoning past year. His wife Yulia, who visited him earlier this week in prison, confirmed that he now weighs 76 kilograms, nine kilograms less than he was at the start of his hunger strike. "Allow a doctor to see my dad", Navalny's daughter Dasha, a student at Stanford University, wrote on Twitter. Their appeal was published late Friday by France's Le Monde newspaper.

by | April 17, 2021 | 22:56

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday the pandemic was at a "critical point" and warned that the world needed a reality check. Udaya Regmi of the worldwide Red Cross said the "truly frightening" South Asian surge was a "wake-up call to the world".

by | April 16, 2021 | 20:28

Researchers are still unsure how long the COVID vaccine protects against the virus. During an event with CVS Health , which was recorded April 1 but released on Thursday, Bourla said it's likely possible people will need to get vaccinated against the coronavirus annually, CNBC reported.

by | April 15, 2021 | 15:37

The Kremlin said Thursday that looming U.S. sanctions against Russia in retaliation for alleged election interference and hacking will not "help" a potential summit between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his United States counterpart Joe Biden.

by | April 14, 2021 | 16:04

The moves come as the United Kingdom and other countries carry out investigations into whether splitting vaccine doses is safe and effective, which would allow officials to be more flexible with how the jab roll-out is managed. All six cases occurred among women ages of 18 and 48, and symptoms occurred 6 to 13 days after vaccination, according to Dr Anne Schuchat, principal deputy director of the CDC and Dr.

by | April 13, 2021 | 19:39

During a press conference Monday, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) said the suspect was a student at Austin-East Magnet High School . The officer was shot at least once and taken to the hospital, police said. Bob Thomas , the superintendent of Knox County Schools, tweeted later Monday that a shooting had occurred but the building had been secured.

by | April 11, 2021 | 08:08

By Saturday evening, the Assistance Association of Political Prisoners - a local monitoring group tracking deaths - confirmed "over 80 anti-coup protesters were killed by security forces in Bago on Friday". "The suggestions from neighboring countries and big countries and powerful people in politics, we respect them", Zaw Min Tun said. Burgener had sought face-to-face meetings with the junta as well as civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi , detained since the coup.

by | April 08, 2021 | 16:38

The killing took 10 lives and is one of the deadliest in the state's history. Senior administration officials confirmed that the Justice Department would issue a new proposed rule aimed at reining in ghost guns within 30 days, but offered no details on the content of the rule.

by | April 07, 2021 | 23:53

The order was discussed and approved at a cabinet meeting Tuesday night. Ford is expected to make the announcement official during his 2 p.m. press conference Wednesday, which will be streamed live on this website. The restrictions will be similar to what Ontario experienced in January which will see most stores closed but only allowed curbside sales. The continued uncertainty over the timeline of economic reopenings and the loosening of restrictions has drawn the ire of the Canadian ...

by | April 07, 2021 | 14:11

Major League Baseball has apparently found itself in the exact "tricky" spot reporters and critics predicted the league would end up in after pulling the 2021 All-Star Game out of Georgia in protest of the state's new voter ID laws. Major League Baseball opted to move the game out of Atlanta due to voting laws passed in Georgia last month. Kemp also criticized the president for appearing at the NCAA championship game in IN, given Biden's comments, because in was "the birthplace for the ...

by | April 07, 2021 | 01:07

Police are expected to provide an update at 10:30 a.m. local time. Officials at Fort Detrick confirmed those details through a statement on the facilities' Facebook page. Fort Detrick is home to the military's flagship biological defense laboratory and several federal civilian biodefense labs. "When these incidents happen in other places, you're always grateful that it's not your community", O'Connor added.

by | April 06, 2021 | 21:21

A suspect allegedly shot two men in Frederick, Maryland , and was killed while breaching a local U.S. Army fort on Monday. Fort Detrick is a U.S. After the shooting, the medic drove about 10 minutes to Fort Detrick, where he was shot by base personnel, Lando said at a news conference. Fort Detrick officials later confirmed that the man who was killed on base was the same person who shot the two people at the business park.

by | April 06, 2021 | 07:09

The province's COVID-19 Immunization Plan is ahead of schedule, and B.C.'s online and telephone registration and booking system, will be open as of 8 a.m. Rajasthan health minister Raghu Sharma on Monday said that the possibility of getting infected with Covid-19 even after vaccination can not be ruled out and those who got vaccinated should not give up wearing masks and maintaining social distancing.

by | April 05, 2021 | 17:34

Bhushan said. Marcelo Queiroga, Brazil's fourth health minister since the pandemic began, said he hoped to include veterinary facilities that make vaccines for pets. This was welcomed by the drugmakers, because in February they said a laboratory test suggested that their vaccine produced lower levels of antibodies against this strain.

by | April 05, 2021 | 17:10

Nearly every major state has started to report a big rise in numbers. The Prime Minister directed to continue with the mission-mode approach in the states and districts reporting high cases so that the collective gains of COVID-19 management in the country in the last 15 months are not squandered.

by | April 03, 2021 | 20:09

The U.S.in turn has demanded that Iran return to full compliance with its obligations under the deal. Former US President Donald Trump pulled his country out of the nuclear pact in 2018 and reimposed sanctions on Iran, prompting Tehran to breach some of the accord's nuclear restrictions.

by | April 03, 2021 | 17:38

I commend lawmakers for working together to craft legislation that prioritizes social justice and inclusion. NY will start automatically expunging some past marijuana-related convictions, and people won't be arrested or prosecuted for possession of pot up to 3 ounces.

by | April 03, 2021 | 00:21

Security officials, including the Capitol Police and National Guard, were faulted for reacting slowly to the crowds who stormed the Capitol on January 6. The officials initially said the suspect was being taken to the hospital in critical condition. Law enforcement officials confirmed that after hitting the two officers, the driver jumped out of the vehicle with a knife and was shot by Capitol police.

by | April 01, 2021 | 20:41

Adalsteinn (Steini) Brown, co-chair of the Ontario COVID-19 Science Advisory Table, said Thursday morning. The Ontario COVID-19 Science Advisory Table, which advises the government on the coronavirus, said the province is at a crucial point, with new cases reaching the same number they did at the height of the second wave.

by | April 01, 2021 | 19:55

The sources said investigators are looking into whether the conservative firebrand violated sex trafficking laws. Sources told the Times that the Justice Department investigation was opened during the final months of the Trump administration.