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Brits and Canadians agree to transitional trade pact for after Brexit

OTTAWA, Canada, November 22 (ANI): Canada and the United Kingdom have reached an interim post-Brexit trade agreement, Canadian Prime Minister ...

France to ease restrictions between now and January

PARIS, France - Aware that the French are becoming weary of lockdown and need to have a better sense of ...

U.S. president spotted at golf course during G20 Covid-19 talks

WASHINGTON, DC - November 22 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump, who participated in his final Group of 20 summit on ...

Last minute attempt by Trump administration to lower drug prices

WASHINGTON, DC - Trying to close out major unfinished business, the Trump administration issued regulations Friday that could lower the ...

Colleges Closing Quickly as COVID-19 Cases Rise

As the Thanksgiving holiday looms, more colleges and universities in the United States continue to abruptly shut down their campuses ...

Mobile Fingerprinting a Core Tool in US Deportations

BOSTON - A mobile fingerprinting app U.S. immigration agents use to run remote ID checks in the field has become ...

Lockerbie Bomber Appeal Set to Begin at Scotland's High Court

LONDON - Scotland's High Court will begin hearing an appeal Tuesday of the conviction of a Libyan man found guilty ...

Golden Guardians announce new LCS Spring Split roster

Five days after Golden Guardians released their entire League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) roster, the team introduced an all-new ...

BCCI mourns demise of former Kerala cricketer CK Bhaskaran Nair

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 24 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday condoled the death ...

Update: China launches Chang'e-5 to collect, return moon samples

A Long March-5 rocket, carrying the Chang'e-5 spacecraft, blasts off from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site on the coast of ...

Big 12 title in play when No. 15 Iowa State visits No. 20 Texas

A front-running position for the Big 12 Championship game will be on the line when conference leader and No. 15 ...

Memphis -- with Cisse -- opens against St. Mary's

Just as the season prepares to tip off, Memphis has gotten the go-ahead from the NCAA to suit up Moussa ...

A Look at Biden's Cabinet Picks

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden has begun naming members of his new Cabinet, as well as other top-level administration officials. Biden ...

In the 1620s, Plymouth Plantation had its own #MeToo moment

In the many celebrations, reflections and histories of Plymouth colony, the settlement's gender dynamics often get short shrift.But not unlike ...

GM Flips to California's Side in Pollution Fight With Trump

DETROIT - General Motors says it will no longer support the Trump administration in legal efforts to end California's right ...

US Pledges Support for Manila on Counterterrorism, South China Sea

Washington will "stand with" Manila against pro-Islamic State militants and help defend its interests in the South China Sea, American ...

Miller, Hoosiers hit opener with high hopes

Indiana is entering its fourth season under head coach Archie Miller on Wednesday against Tennessee Tech with high expectations. The ...

China Set to Launch Lunar Probe

China is scheduled to launch an unmanned spacecraft to the moon Monday to land, gather soil and rock samples, and ...

Biden Names His Diplomatic, National Security Team

WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden named his top diplomatic and national security team for his incoming administration on Monday, ...

Coyne Schofield joins Blackhawks' staff

The Chicago Blackhawks on Monday hired Kendall Coyne Schofield as the first female player development coach in franchise history. Coyne ...

Millions of Americans Flying, Despite CDC Guidance

The CDC has urged Americans not to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday this week as COVID-19 cases continue to surge, ...

US election: What you need to know right now in 500 words

President Donald Trump is still refusing to concede the United States presidential election, despite a resounding victory by President-elect Joe ...

What Canada's top CEOs think about remote work

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit in March, millions of Canadians switched from working in a central office location to working ...

Mobile e-commerce startup Wish files IPO, claims 108 million users

The operator of the mobile e-commerce startup Wish filed documents for a share offering Friday, revealing a user base of ...

FACTBOX | As mediation calls mount, who has leverage in Ethiopia?

Ethiopia has rebuffed attempts at international mediation since conflict erupted in its northern Tigray region on 4 November.Federal troops are ...

Biden Picks Foreign Affairs Veteran as Secretary of State Nominee

WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden has selected one of his closest foreign affairs advisers, Antony Blinken, to be secretary ...

Georgetown set for opener, out to erase rough 2020

Georgetown opens the season Wednesday afternoon when it hosts Maryland-Baltimore County in Washington. The Hoyas dropped seven games in a ...

PGA Tour Champions 2021 schedule released

The PGA Tour Champions calendar for 2021 features 25 events taking place in 19 states, plus Canada and England. The ...

Football and dementia: heading must be banned until the age of 18

Alarm bells are ringing in sport about the risk of a group of chronic, neuro-degenerative diseases, commonly understood as dementia. ...

Five talking points from the 2020 tennis season

The truncated 2020 tennis season came to an end on Sunday when Daniil Medvedev defeated Dominic Thiem in the championship ...

Can you unintentionally bully someone? Here's the science

I was nine. Some girl, maybe 15, old enough to tower over me, asked whether Bill Beattie was my brother. ...

Scott Morrison's message to China: Don't pigeonhole us

Australia's actions should not be seen just through the lens of the strategic competition between China and the United States, ...

Cut Off: School Closings Leave Rural Students Isolated

CUBA, N.M. - The midday arrival of a school bus at Cyliss Castillo's home on the remote edge of a ...

FACTBOX | Latest on worldwide spread of the coronavirus

Britain's AstraZeneca said its Covid-19 vaccine could be around 90% effective without any serious side effects, while the United States ...

AstraZeneca Announces 'Highly Effective' COVID-19 Vaccine

AstraZeneca said early Monday that clinical trials of its COVID-19 vaccine in Britain and Brazil have shown it is "highly ...

How mosques are protected for China's Xinjiang Muslims to pray

URUMQI, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- Recently, some anti-China forces from the United States and some other Western countries have been ...

Katy Perry dedicates AMA performance to her father

Washington [US], November 23 (ANI): American pop singer Katy Perry for the first time performed her track 'Only Love' on ...

Mexico reports 9,187 more COVID-19 cases, 303 new deaths

Mexico City [Mexico], November 23 (ANI/Xinhua): Mexico's health ministry on Sunday reported 9,187 more cases of COVID-19, bringing the country's ...

'China must drop illusion that US ties will improve under Biden'

Beijing [China], November 23 (ANI): China must drop its illusion that its relations with the United States will automatically improve ...

Trump's campaign appeals dismissal of Pennsylvania election lawsuit

Washington [US], November 23 (ANI): US President Donald Trump's campaign on Sunday filed a notice of appeal after a federal ...

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U.S. pulls out of international open skies treaty

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States is no longer a party to the Open Skies Treaty. The U.S, formerly left ...

Brits and Canadians agree to transitional trade pact for after Brexit

OTTAWA, Canada, November 22 (ANI): Canada and the United Kingdom have reached an interim post-Brexit trade agreement, Canadian Prime Minister ...

OWL announces altered format for delayed 2021 season

The 2021 Overwatch League season will start later than normal, and it will employ an altered format. OWL vice president ...

Blake returns as top-seeded Union face Revs

The Philadelphia Union will be looking for their second ever playoff win when they host the New England Revolution on ...

Surging Nashville out to continue playoff run vs. Toronto

Red-hot Nashville SC will look to continue their postseason run when they visit Toronto FC in a first-round MLS Cup ...

Coyne Schofield joins Blackhawks' staff

The Chicago Blackhawks on Monday hired Kendall Coyne Schofield as the first female player development coach in franchise history. Coyne ...

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