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UK reports another 9,938 coronavirus cases, 442 deaths

© Provided by Xinhua Britain reported another 442 coronavirus-related deaths, taking the total fatalities to 121,747. LONDON, Feb. 24 (Xinhua) ...

Biden Orders Review to Shore Up Supply Chain Resiliency

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden will sign an executive order on Wednesday to formally order a 100-day government review of ...

COVID-19 leaves youth forced out of foster care even more vulnerable

During the pandemic, Canadians have been asked to stay home to stay safe, yet thousands of youth are facing homelessness. ...

One-Shot Vaccine Protects Against COVID, US Government Says

The U.S. government has determined that a one-shot COVID-19 vaccine developed by Johnson & Johnson is safe and offers partial ...

US Pledges to Champion Human Rights Worldwide

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - In a speech to the 47-member U.N. Human Rights Council, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has ...

'Committed to world in which human rights protected'

Washington [US], February 24 (ANI): President Joe Biden aims to secure a seat for the United States on the United ...

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After 11 month closure, Chicago's parks to reopen 'soon'

CHICAGO, Illinois - Following an 11-month closure, Chicago's lakefront, parks and pools are preparing to reopen.Earlier this week, Chicago Mayor ...

Italian ambassador's convoy attacked in Congo, envoy and driver killed

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo - Italy's ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo was assassinated Monday while traveling in ...

Tanzania president tells public to avoid foreign-made face masks

NAIROBI, Kenya: The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) has requested that Tanzania report on its measures to battle ...

Call for moving 2022 Olympics from China

OTTAWA, Canada - Ramping up pressure on Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to toughen his stance on China, Canada's parliament ...

Town remembers Italy's first Covid death

CODOGNO, Italy: Sunday marked one year since Italy experienced its first known COVID-19 death, a 77-year-old retired roofer from the ...

Over 100,000 Indian farmers protest deregulation of crops

In a massive show of strength to protest three farm laws, more than 100,000 farmers and agricultural laborers gathered in ...

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