QUEBEC RIGHTS BODY SAYS FAILURES IN CHILD PROTECTION SYSTEM PRECEDED GIRL'S DEATH

MONTREAL - An investigation by Quebec's human rights commission into the death of a seven-year-old girl in Granby, Que., has identified...

‘F- THAT COVID S-!' SMASH MOUTH PLAYS A CONCERT FOR THE UNMASKED MASSES

Two weeks after the Chainsmokers caught flack for performing at a crowded event in the Hamptons, Smash Mouth is under fire for doing...

 
 
 

ANGELINA JOLIE WANTS NEW JUDGE IN BRAD PITT DIVORCE CASE AFTER QUESTIONS RAISED ABOUT IMPARTIALITY

Angelina Jolie has requested a new private judge to oversee her ongoing divorce from Brad Pitt after raising concerns about impartiality.

TURKEY TO ISSUE MEDITERRANEAN EXPLORATION LICENSES, RAISING TENSIONS WITH GREECE

ANKARA/ATHENS - Turkey will issue gas exploration and drilling licenses in the eastern Mediterranean this month, its foreign minister...

 
 
 

NEW IMF PROGRAM FOR ARGENTINA NOT LIKELY UNTIL EARLY 2021 - ECONOMY MINISTER

BUENOS AIRES - Argentina and the International Monetary Fund will likely not reach an agreement on a new financing program until the...

DELAY ROUTINE DENTAL CHECKUPS, WHO URGES, UNTIL COVID-10 RISK IS KNOWN

GENEVA - Dental patients and staff need to be protected from any potential infection by aerosol-generating procedures, the World Health...

 
 
 

ROCKIES' FREELAND EAGER TO CONTINUE RESURGENCE VS. D-BACKS

Kyle Freeland went through a nightmare of a season in 2018, but the Colorado Rockies left-hander salvaged something out of it, and...

TRUMP EXPECTED TO GIVE UPDATE ON U.S. COVID-19 VACCINE DEVELOPMENT -WHITE HOUSE

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump will be briefed on U.S. COVID-19 vaccine efforts later on Tuesday and will likely give a public...

 
 
 

RICHARDS TO FACE STRIPLING IN LATEST PADRES-DODGERS TUSSLE

It might be a shorter season, but the Los Angeles Dodgers continue to see they will have a long duel ahead with the San Diego Padres.

A'S COULD BE MINUS LAUREANO VS. ANGELS

The Oakland A's could be without Ramon Laureano for their Tuesday game against the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, Calif., if, as expected,...

 
 
 

LEBANESE DEMAND CHANGE AFTER GOVERNMENT QUITS OVER BEIRUT BLAST

BEIRUT - Angry Lebanese said the government's resignation on Monday did not come close to addressing the tragedy of last week's Beirut...

OPPOSITION CANDIDATE FLEES BELARUS AS LUKASHENKO'S ELECTION CRACKDOWN SPREADS

Opposition candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya fled Belarus as police cracked down on protesters across the country for the second night...

 
 
 

DWARF PLANET CERES IS AN UNDERGROUND ‘OCEAN WORLD,' SAY NASA SCIENTISTS

Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, is an "ocean world" with a big reservoir of salty water under...

ROME'S FIRST WOMAN MAYOR TO RUN FOR SECOND TERM

ROME - Rome mayor Virginia Raggi, from the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement, has announced plans to run for a second term, hoping...

 
 
 

THAI PM SAYS PROTESTERS ‘WENT TOO FAR' BY DEMANDING MONARCHY REFORM

BANGKOK - Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Tuesday student protesters had gone too far after some issued a 10-point call...

BELARUS OPPOSITION LEADER HAD NO OPTION BUT TO LEAVE HER COUNTRY, SAYS LITHUANIA

Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanouskaya left her home country on threat of detention, and Belarus officials facilitated...

 
 
 

BRITAIN SAYS IT IS WORKING WITH FRANCE ON BLOCKING MIGRANT ROUTE

DOVER - Britain and France will work "at pace" to finalize a new plan for shutting down a migrant route across the Channel, British...

IDEANOMICS: DROPS AFTER Q2 REV FALLS 68%, WIDER SEQUENTIAL NET LOSS

** Fintech firm's shares fall ~16% to $1.49 premarket

 
 
 

TRUMP SAYS HIS GOOD RELATIONSHIP WITH CHINA'S XI HAS CHANGED

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he used to have a very good relationship with Chinese President Xi Jinping...

ONTARIO POLICE WATCHDOG TO COLLECT DATA ON RACE AS PART OF INVESTIGATIONS

TORONTO - Ontario's police watchdog says it will start collecting data on race as part of its investigations this fall, but only on...

 
 
 



New Zealand reinstates coronavirus restrictions after first...

New Zealand reinstates coronavirus restrictions after first locally-transmitted case in 102 days

New Zealand has reintroduced coronavirus restrictions in parts of the country after new locally transmitted cases broke the 102-day streak the country had gone without... Read more ...

A jeweler is making what may be the world's most expensive face mask

A jeweler is making what may be the world's most expensive face mask

An Israeli jeweler is making what may be the world's most expensive face mask at $1.5 million. Read more ...

Russia registers coronavirus vaccine, Putin says daughter already inoculated

Russia registers coronavirus vaccine, Putin says daughter already inoculated

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin says that a coronavirus vaccine developed in the country has been registered for use and one of his daughters has already been... Read more ...

Here's how long you can really eat leftovers without getting sick

Here's how long you can really eat leftovers without getting sick

If you've got a mound of leftovers and you're sick of eating them as-is, try converting just about any of it into a creative work-week lunch. Read more ...

Incredible video shows great white shark near boat off Florida coast

Incredible video shows great white shark near boat off Florida coast

Captain Kyle Rosenblatt says he's seen hammerheads and tiger sharks many times, but this is the first time he's ever seen a great white shark. Read more ...

Putin says Russia has approved coronavirus vaccine, one of his daughters has...

Putin says Russia has approved coronavirus vaccine, one of his daughters has received it

MOSCOW - Russia on Tuesday became the first country to officially register a coronavirus vaccine and declare it ready for use, despite international skepticism. President... Read more ...

In virus talks, Pelosi holds firm; Mnuchin wants a deal

In virus talks, Pelosi holds firm; Mnuchin wants a deal

Monday brought no new talks between Trump's team and negotiators on Capitol Hill as the president tries a go-it-alone strategy meant to circumvent the legislative standoff. Read more ...

Putin says Russia's first Covid-19 vaccine receives approval from health...

Putin says Russia's first Covid-19 vaccine receives approval from health ministry, his daughter was vaccinated

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‘I like him, but I don't feel the same way now': Trump claims Covid-19...

‘I like him, but I don't feel the same way now': Trump claims Covid-19 pandemic spoiled ‘very good relationship' with China's Xi

US President Donald Trump has said that his feelings towards his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, have soured due to the coronavirus pandemic, adding that the pair used to... Read more ...

President Trump abruptly escorted from White House briefing by Secret Service

President Trump abruptly escorted from White House briefing by Secret Service

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has been abruptly escorted by a U.S. Secret Service agent out of the White House briefing room as he was beginning a coronavirus briefing... Read more ...