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Canadian News

CBC News
B.C. warns next 10 days could be 'quite challenging'

CBC News
First Merritt, B.C., evacuees return home

The Globe and Mail
What B.C. floods, inflation and global shortages mean for Canadians

CBC News
Storm washes away areas of Trans-Canada Highway in southwestern Newfoundland

The Canadian Press
Flooding reported in Cape Breton and western Newfoundland

Toronto Star
Thousands of unvaccinated drivers won’t be allowed to cross U.S.-Canada border

CBC News
B.C. woman fined $5,700 at border after 10-minute trip to Washington state to buy gas

CTV News
PHAC has 'pulled back' 16 tickets issued to B.C. residents for U.S. travel

CBC News
Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world

Reuters News Agency
Canada to allow import of Johnson & Johnson vaccine doses

CBC News
Ontario government employee one of two arrested after COVID-19 vaccine system breach

The Hill Times
Advocates call for auditor general review of access to information regime

The Canadian Press
P.E.I. potato growers seek answers - More

Canadian Commentary

International News

Navy Times
USAF preparing for a new era in maritime operations

The Huffington Post
Donald Trump Welcomes 'Nice Young Man' to Mar-a-Lago - More - More

The Associated Press
Oath Keepers, Proud Boys Subpoenaed By Jan. 6 House Panel

The Associated Press
Alex Jones, Roger Stone subpoenaed by House Jan. 6 committee

The Huffington Post
Anthony Fauci Nails Utter Absurdity of Tucker Carlson’s ‘Ridiculous’ Attacks

BBC News
DART asteroid spacecraft mission to smash into Dimorphos space rock launches - More

The Globe and Mail
Britain takes different approach as much of Europe tightens restrictions amid fourth wave of COVID-19

Agence France-Presse
UK judge agrees Abramovich claim in Putin book defamatory

The Associated Press
Migrant boat capsizes in English Channel; dozens feared dead

The Associated Press
French PM Jean Castex singled out for reckless behavior and tested positive for COVID-19

The Associated Press
Olaf Scholz in line to succeed Angela Merkel as chancellor

The Associated Press
Germany poised to pass 100,000 COVID-19 deaths

BBC News
Sweden votes in Magdalena Andersson as first female PM - More - More

The Associated Press
Magdalena Andersson quits

BBC News
Poland reports jump in cases

The Globe and Mail
Canada considers boosting military aid to Ukraine

The Canadian Press
Iran tampered with victims’ electronic devices in aftermath of Ukrainian Airlines Flight 752 downing - More

The Associated Press
Russia, China sign roadmap for closer military cooperation

BBC News
Ethiopia's Haile Gebrselassie and Feyisa Lilesa ready to join Tigray war

The Huffington Post
Israel Is Launching A Complicated 'Reset' With the U.S. After Netanyahu

BBC News
Sri Lanka attacks: 23,000 charges filed against suspects as trial begins

Agence France-Presse
Biden invites Taiwan to its democracy summit, sparking China rebuke

The Telegraph
South Korea orders 'soft' officers undergo extra combat training

BBC News
Australia power plant demolition sees giant chimneys tumble to ground

Agence France-Presse
French Caribbean rocked by fresh unrest over Covid measures

La Tribune
Biden puise dans les réserves de pétrole pour faire baisser les prix de l'essence

Agence France-Presse
La sonde DART de « défense planétaire » est partie chasser un astéroïde - Plus

Agence de Presse Reuters
Renforcement des mesures barrière face à la cinquième vague, dit Attal

Agence France-Presse
Covid-19 : de nouvelles mesures seront annoncées jeudi

Agence de Presse Reuters
Magdalena Andersson nommée au poste de Premier ministre en Suède

Agence de Presse Reuters
Front uni de Paris et Varsovie sur la Biélorussie, nouveaux incidents à la frontière

La Tribune
Apple va poursuivre en justice la firme israélienne et son logiciel d'espionnage Pegasus

France 24
En Irak, le rêve brisé des migrants rapatriés depuis la Biélorussie

Agence de Presse Reuters
La Norvège critique le Qatar après l'arrestation de deux journalistes

Agence France-Presse
La guerre au Yémen aura fait 377 000 morts d’ici la fin 2021, selon l’ONU

Agence de Presse Reuters
Le directeur de l'AIEA annonce l'échec de discussions avec l'Iran

Agence France-Presse
L'Iran a exécuté un homme arrêté pour meurtre à l'âge de 17 ans

Agence France-Presse
Sommet pour la démocratie : Joe Biden invite Taïwan, Pékin s’offusque

International Commentary

Cal Newport | The New Yorker
The Great Cubicle Escape

Joshua Yaffa | The New Yorker
Why Russia Hasn’t Cracked Down on COVID-19

Anderson Dong, Carol Liao, et Ke Tang | La Tribune
Cinq choses à savoir sur la pénurie d'électricité en Chine

Books

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