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Yukon inquest into 2013 death to probe issues of health care to First Nations

19 minutes ago   |   National Post

WHITEHORSE - A coroner's inquest gets underway in Yukon more than six years after the death of a 29-year-old who repeatedly sought medical attention in the days before she died.
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Martin Luther King Jr. was as vocal about union power as he was about racial injustice - but no one remembers it

Martin Luther King Jr. was as vocal about union power as he was about racial injustice - but no one remembers it

47 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Martin Luther King Jr. supported union membership and criticized US employment laws. In the years following King's death, union membership dropped sharply, despite research...
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Turkey has not yet sent troops to Libya, only ‘advisers' - Erdogan

Turkey has not yet sent troops to Libya, only ‘advisers' - Erdogan

55 minutes ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Ankara has not yet deployed its military forces to Libya, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, adding that a group of advisers and trainers arrived in the war-torn country to...
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The US Air Force recently acquired a new $64 million Gulfstream private jet for VIP government officials - see inside

The US Air Force recently acquired a new $64 million Gulfstream private jet for VIP government officials - see inside

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

The US Air Force's 89th Airlift Wing provides travel for top government employees including the President of the United States The wing primarily uses a fleet of modified...
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The world's 2,153 billionaires are richer than 4.6 billion people combined, Oxfam says

The world's 2,153 billionaires are richer than 4.6 billion people combined, Oxfam says

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

The world's 2,153 billionaires have more wealth than 4.6 billion people combined, Oxfam's latest report on inequality found. The richest 1% are more than twice as wealthy as...
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Risk to UK of new coronavirus is currently ‘very low' - infection service

1 hour ago   |   National Post

LONDON - The current risk to the United Kingdom from an outbreak of a new coronavirus in China is very low, the national infection service said on Monday.
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Libyan UN-backed PM says he will respect Berlin summit's call for ceasefire, but won't sit down again with Haftar

Libyan UN-backed PM says he will respect Berlin summit's call for ceasefire, but won't sit down again with Haftar

1 hour ago   |   RT

The head of the UN-backed Government of National Accord, Fayez al-Sarraj has said he would stick to the truce supported at the Berlin peace conference but would still not...
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Global FDI dips, hit by Hong Kong divestment, Brexit: U.N

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Global direct foreign investment dipped slightly around the world last year, hit by massive divestment in Hong Kong and a drop in flows into Britain due to Brexit uncertainty...
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Striking Oil Ain't What It Used to Be

1 hour ago   |   Foreign Affairs

On January 7, the oil and gas companies Apache Corporation and Total SA announced a major oil find off the coast of Suriname, not far from enormous offshore deposits in...
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Virus spreads to more Chinese cities, President Xi says containment is priority

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

BEIJING - An outbreak of a new coronavirus has spread to more Chinese cities, including the capital Beijing and Shanghai, national and local authorities confirmed on Monday...
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Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics mix holiday

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics mix holiday

The nation is marking the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. with tributes Monday recalling his past struggles for racial equality, observing the federal holiday named... Read more ...

Baby stroller sold at Target and Amazon recalled because of possible fall hazard

Baby stroller sold at Target and Amazon recalled because of possible fall hazard

The strollers were manufactured in China and sold at Target and Amazon between October and November of 2019. Read more ...

At least 2 killed and 15 injured in a shooting outside a nightclub in Kansas...

At least 2 killed and 15 injured in a shooting outside a nightclub in Kansas City, Missouri

Shots were fired outside a nightclub in Kansas City, Missouri, leaving two dead and up to 15 wounded, local media reported, citing police. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Read more ...

Police: 2 dead, 5 injured after shooting in San Antonio club

Police: 2 dead, 5 injured after shooting in San Antonio club

Police said an argument broke out inside a club between a group of individuals, and one person pulled out a gun and started shooting. Read more ...

Singer-songwriter David Olney dies during performance at 71

Singer-songwriter David Olney dies during performance at 71

Olney died of an apparent heart attack while performing in Florida, according to a statement on his website. Read more ...

Kansas City Chiefs To Play San Francisco 49ers In Super Bowl LIV

Kansas City Chiefs To Play San Francisco 49ers In Super Bowl LIV

The Chiefs beat the Tennessee Titans 35-24 in the AFC Championship on Sunday. The 49ers followed with an NFC victory over the Green Bay Packers, 37-20. The Chiefs and 49ers... Read more ...

Two killed, more than a dozen wounded in shooting outside Kansas City bar

Two killed, more than a dozen wounded in shooting outside Kansas City bar

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police in Kansas City, Missouri, say at least two people are dead and 15 people were reportedly injured in a shooting outside a bar. The shooting took place... Read more ...

Kansas City Chiefs advance to their first Super Bowl in 50 years

Kansas City Chiefs advance to their first Super Bowl in 50 years

The Kansas City Chiefs made their first Super Bowl in a half-century by beating the Tennessee Titans 35-24 Sunday for the AFC championship. Read more ...

Double endorsement: NYT editorial board supports Klobuchar and Warren

Double endorsement: NYT editorial board supports Klobuchar and Warren

The New York Times editorial board on Sunday endorsed Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, a potentially meaningful boost... Read more ...

Jennifer Aniston reacts to Brad Pitt watching her SAG Awards speech

Jennifer Aniston reacts to Brad Pitt watching her SAG Awards speech

“We've all grown up together, we really have," she said. Read more ...