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Peter MacKay pitches temporary elimination of GST for restaurants, tourism industry as part of economic recovery

37 minutes ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Conservative leadership candidate Peter MacKay has released his plan for economic recovery and job creation coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic and it includes the...
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Summer camp in a time of pandemic: A ‘large bubble' with pricey, private COVID-19 tests

37 minutes ago   |   National Post

A summer camp in Haliburton cottage country is pitching the Ontario government to let it accept hundreds of child campers into a “large bubble” for the summer season. In order...
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South African wine industry on its knees as lockdown set to ease

37 minutes ago   |   National Post

CAPE TOWN - Two years ago, South Africa's first black female winemaker Ntsiki Biyela watched anxiously as the worst drought in a century scorched vineyards across Western Cape.
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Coronavirus patients flood hospitals in Indonesia's second-largest city

37 minutes ago   |   National Post

JAKARTA - Hospitals in Indonesia's second largest city of Surabaya have been overwhelmed by a surge of new coronavirus cases, forcing them to turn patients away, the Indonesian...
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Africa hit by sustained community spread of coronavirus -disease center

37 minutes ago   |   National Post

ADDIS ABABA - Cases of community transmission of the new coronavirus are growing in Africa, particularly in Ethiopia, and a new strategy for testing is needed to prevent this...
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Opening schools in Denmark did not worsen outbreak, data shows

53 minutes ago   |   National Post

COPENHAGEN - A partial reopening of Danish schools did not lead to an increase in coronavirus infections among young students, a doctor of infectious disease epidemiology and...
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OPEC, Russia bargain over oil cuts ahead of June meeting

53 minutes ago   |   National Post

LONDON/MOSCOW/DUBAI - Saudi Arabia and some other OPEC oil producers are considering extending record high output cuts until the end of 2020 but have yet to win support from...
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Rugby-World Rugby approves law trials to reduce risk of COVID-19 transmission

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

World Rugby's Executive Committee has approved 10 optional law trials for member nations to implement to minimize the risk of spreading the novel coronavirus through player...
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Musicians in lockdown rage against industry machine

1 hour ago   |   National Post

LONDON - Lockdown bans on live performances have left many British musicians on the breadline, fueling a campaign for them to get a bigger share of the profits from streaming...
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U.S. towns fear ‘devastation' as coronavirus keeps tourists home

1 hour ago   |   National Post

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Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

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The surprisingly serious problem with rubbing your eyes

The surprisingly serious problem with rubbing your eyes

Rubbing your eyes when you're tired could raise risk for serious eye problems. Read more ...

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Only about half of Americans say they would get a COVID-19 vaccine if the scientists working to create one succeed, a new poll finds. Read more ...

China's parliament adopts plan to impose security law on Hong Kong

China's parliament adopts plan to impose security law on Hong Kong

The Chinese parliament on Thursday passed a national security bill that ramps up security in Hong Kong. Anti-Beijing protests in the autonomous city were reignited by the... Read more ...

3-year-old boy honored for quick-thinking that saved neighbor trapped in...

3-year-old boy honored for quick-thinking that saved neighbor trapped in basement

The police department's lifesaving award is usually given to an officer for heroic actions in the line of duty, but Wednesday, it was given to a 3-year-old boy. Read more ...

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

SpaceX and NASA have scrubbed Wednesday's attempt at launching astronauts from American soil for the first time since 2011. Read more ...

Will the U.S. Sanction China over Hong Kong Law?

Will the U.S. Sanction China over Hong Kong Law?

A U.S. official says the U.S. response will be “as targeted as possible,” but more details are scarce. Read more ...

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

NBA superstar LeBron James has joined the chorus of notable high-profile athletes who have voiced their outrage over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

The man originally claimed it was just $1,500, state police said. Read more ...

NASA chief ‘all in' for Tom Cruise to film on International Space Station

NASA chief ‘all in' for Tom Cruise to film on International Space Station

The International Space Station could become the set of Tom Cruise's next high-flying flick. Read more ...