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Canadian News

CBC News
Family of Capt. Jenn Casey, killed in Snowbird crash, releases statement

CTV News
Capt. Richard MacDougall on road to recovery after Snowbirds crash

CBC News
Canadians should wear masks as an 'added layer of protection,' says Tam

CBC News
CSIS warns of security concerns linked to foreign investment in Canada

CBC News
Epidemiologists brace for second wave of COVID-19 — and it may come in September

CBC News
Calls grow for asylum seekers working on COVID-19 front lines to be allowed to stay

CTV News
Haunted by mass shooting, man who sheltered gunman's girlfriend scared to go home

Reuters News Agency
Global CO2 emissions could drop by as much as 7% in 2020 due to pandemic

CBC News
Scientists show how much less snow we're getting due to climate change

CBC News
Spelling out the economic recovery options as the world starts to reopen from COVID-19

Canadian Commentary

International News

Military News
F-35 crashes at Eglin AFB; pilot ejects safely - More

Air Force Times
Gen. Dave Goldfein readies USAF for long struggle against coronavirus

The Associated Press
Apple, Google release their joint technology for pandemic-tracking apps

Army Times
Anti-microbial, machine-washable face masks coming to soldiers

The Associated Press
Quest for ‘super-duper missile’ pits US against key rivals

Reuters News Agency
Plaintiff in Roe v. Wade U.S. abortion case says she was paid to switch sides

Reuters News Agency
Supreme Court blocks release of secret Mueller grand jury testimony to House of Representatives

New York Magazine
Barack Obama’s Portrait May Be the Latest Casualty of Trump’s Norm-Breaking Habit

The Associated Press
Trump defends criticized use of drug - More - More

The Associated Press
Trump flouts the experts, even in own government

The Associated Press
New Jersey, other states, work to fight virus misinformation

The Associated Press
Trump allies lining up doctors to prescribe rapid reopening

The Associated Press
Biden on Trump hits: ‘I don’t want to get down in the mud’

The Associated Press
AP Fact Check: Trump, GOP Falsehoods on Flynn, Biden, Virus

Reuters News Agency
Michael Flynn asks appeals court to toss criminal charges against him

The Associated Press
US extends heightened border enforcement

Reuters News Agency
As in 1918, New York may use staggered work hours to keep subway safe

The Associated Press
‘New normal’ anything but as countries continue to reopen

The Associated Press
Cambridge University scraps in-person lectures for 2020-2021

The Associated Press
Engine maker Rolls-Royce cuts 9,000 jobs

The Associated Press
Elisabeth, heir to Belgian throne, to join military school

Reuters News Agency
Croatia president calls parliamentary election for July 5

Reuters News Agency
Discontent bubbles in Spain even though coronavirus cases wane

Reuters News Agency
Russia says many coronavirus patients died of other causes. Some disagree.

The Associated Press
UN official warns of escalating Libyan war

The Associated Press
UN chief warns pandemic threatens Africa

The Globe and Mail
South Sudan’s Vice-President and Defence Minister test positive for coronavirus

The Associated Press
Burundi opens crucial presidential election

The Associated Press
Turkey’s pandemic strategy hinges on hazmat-suited gumshoes

The Associated Press
20 years after withdrawal, Israel, Hezbollah brace for war

The Associated Press
US Navy issues new distance guidelines for vessels after close encounters with Iranian ships

Reuters News Agency
After U.S. warning, Iran says its navy will still operate in Gulf

The Associated Press
Gunmen kill 11 in two separate attacks, Afghanistan officials say

Reuters News Agency
Hundreds of thousands evacuated as India, Bangladesh brace for super cyclone Amphan

The Associated Press
Cyclone dumps rain on India, Bangladesh, millions head to shelters

The Associated Press
Trump’s use of malaria drug likely to be welcomed in India

The Associated Press
Taiwan President Tsai calls for stability in China relations

Reuters News Agency
Taiwan president rejects Chinese rule, calls for talks to coexist - More

Reuters News Agency
Coronavirus behaving differently in China's northeast clusters, expert says

Reuters News Agency
Climate change turning Antarctica's snow green

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les restrictions de déplacements USA-Canada prolongées

Radio-Canada
États-Unis : le secrétaire au Trésor plaide pour la réouverture des entreprises

Agence de Presse Reuters
Trump veut réduire la taxation des salaires, dit Kudlow

Agence de Presse Reuters
Londres planche toujours sur la quarantaine pour les arrivants sur son sol

Agence de Presse Reuters
Rolls-Royce va supprimer au moins 9.000 postes

Agence de Presse Reuters
Kabuga, suspect de génocide au Rwanda, présenté au parquet de Paris

Agence France-Presse
Le transport aérien en piste avec un arsenal anticoronavirus pour redécoller

Agence de Presse Reuters
« À nous de jouer », comment Merkel et Macron ont décidé de reprendre la main

Agence de Presse Reuters
Espagne : Le port du masque obligatoire dans les lieux publics à moins de deux mètres

Agence de Presse Reuters
Plus de 176.000 cas confirmés en Allemagne

Agence de Presse Reuters
Près de 3.000 morts et plus de 300.000 contaminations en Russie

Agence de Presse Reuters
Les forces d'Haftar disent se replier de 2-3 km des abords de Tripoli

Agence de Presse Reuters
Présidentielle au Burundi sur fond de tensions et de crise sanitaire

Agence de Presse Reuters
L'US Navy ne veut pas de bateau à moins de 100 mètres de ses navires dans le Golfe

Agence de Presse Reuters
La marine iranienne continuera d'intervenir dans le Golfe, malgré l'avis US

Agence France-Presse
L'Inde et le Bangladesh se confinent à l'approche du cyclone Amphan

Agence de Presse Reuters
La présidente de Taiwan rejette le principe « un pays, deux systèmes »

Agence de Presse Reuters
Rentrée des classes perturbée en Corée du sud après deux nouveaux cas

Agence France-Presse
Virus : la situation empire au Brésil, l'étau se desserre en Europe

Agence France-Presse
COVID-19 : le Brésil dépasse les 1.000 morts par jour - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
Brésil : chez des indigènes d'Amazonie, des plantes contre le coronavirus

International Commentary

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