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After coronavirus closures, reopening schools demands collaboration

Across Canada, many parents, educational policy experts and educators are now looking at possibly late August or early September as ...


Protests outside Chinese consulate in Vancouver over HK security law

Vancouver [Canada], May 25 (ANI): A large number of people gathered outside the Chinese Consulate in Vancouver and across the ...


The world needs pharmaceuticals from China and India to beat coronavirus

The biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world, known as "big pharma", are American and European. The top five are Pfizer ...


Shock defeat Mayhem in wild final to claim May Melee America

The San Francisco Shock claimed first place at the American Region May Melee on Sunday, taking out the upstart Florida ...


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Israeli army turns on Palestinians praying at Al Aqsa Mosque

EAST JERUSALEM - Israeli police attacked worshipers performing Eid prayers outside the Al Aqsa Mosque compound, wounding several elderly Muslims, ...

Tensions between Beijing and Washington add to world's Covid-19 woes

BEIJING, China - China said on Sunday that its relations with the United States were "on the brink of a ...

Protesters for and against lockdowns clash in Germany

HAMBURG, Germany - German police clashed with a large crowd of demonstrators who gathered to protest against a sanctioned anti-lockdown ...

Coronavirus hoses down end of Ramadan celebrations

BALO-I, Lanao del Norte, Philippines - The Sulog family normally celebrates the end of Ramadan through hosting a communal prayer ...

Hong Kong protesters hit with tear gas, water cannon

HONG KONG - Hong Kong police fired tear gas, water cannon and pepper balls at separate groups totaling thousands of ...

Coronavirus to impact economies of smaller Caibbean countries

How can the United Nations sustainable development goals improve health and education, reduce inequality and spur economic growth while the ...

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California avocado producers to benefit from U.S.-China trade deal

LOS ANGELES, California - California avocados gained access to the Chinese market as a result of the China-U.S. phase-one economic ...

Tensions between Beijing and Washington add to world's Covid-19 woes

BEIJING, China - China said on Sunday that its relations with the United States were "on the brink of a ...

Now, China's relations with Israel are in steep decline

Jerusalem [Israel], May 26 (ANI): China's onetime cosy relations with Israel are now in steep decline and in line with ...

Trump fumes on Twitter as media slams pandemic golf outing

US President Donald Trump on Monday fumed at negative media coverage of him playing golf over Memorial Day weekend, as ...

Brazil's reports 807 single-day COVID-19 fatalities, overtaking U.S.

A graffiti of Brazilian soccer star Marta Vieira da Silva is covered with a face mask to raise awareness of ...

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Covid-19 to halt Top 14's seize on SA rugby stars?

Some of French rugby's leading agents have warned the big spending power of the Top 14 clubs in attracting global ...


NFL's Vincent on PI reviews: 'We failed ... I failed'

Troy Vincent isn't giving himself or the NFL a pass for the unsuccessful introduction of pass-interference video reviews last year. ...


Barkley: NBA teams should forfeit series if player gets virus

Charles Barkley laid out a possible ugly scenario for the NBA postseason if it is played this summer amid the ...


Bush, ESPN at odds after Playboy interview

Reggie Bush asked ESPN to remove a story from its website on Monday after the outlet ran quotes Bush gave ...


Turner: 'The Match' most-watched golf match in cable history

No strangers to making history, the competitors in "The Match: Champions for Charity" made some TV history on Sunday. According ...


Tomlin favors Rooney Rule incentives

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin took to an unexpected venue to express his support changing the NFL's Rooney Rule. Tomlin ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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