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Canadian rail blockades: Protesters watch as Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs set to meet with feds

A new group of protesters who set up camp at Tyendinaga in Ontario, with a fire being set by the tracks as a train went by and a car set ablaze on...

Coronavirus outbreak: WHO says more new cases reported outside China than inside

The World Health Organization provided an update on the COVID-19 virus, as China reports the death toll has exceeded 2,700 people. The update...

Coronavirus outbreak: China aims to ban wildlife trade even as new deaths reach lowest daily tally

China's National Health Commission and its State Forestry and Grassland Administration announced Thursday it would be moving to expand the scope of...

Coronavirus outbreak: How is COVID-19 impacting the lives of Canadians?

With COVID-19 spreading around the world, Canadians have questions. Should I cancel my overseas travel plans? How can I protect myself? What does...

Coronavirus: Italy becomes centre of European outbreak as Trump downplays virus spread in U.S.

The World Health Organization says more new COVID-19 cases have been reported outside China than in it. Crystal Goomansingh looks at how Italy...

Tensions flare in Tyendinaga, Ont., as Wet'suwet'en divided on CGL pipeline

After police in Ontario dismantled the rail blockade in Tyendinaga, some people are resorting to new tactics to disrupt rail service. David Akin...

Global National: Feb. 26, 2020 | Coronavirus concerns growing as countries assess preparedness
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The biggest novel coronavirus outbreak, known as COVID-19, outside of China is in Italy, where more than 400 cases have been confirmed. As Crystal...

Coronavirus outbreak: Trump appoints Pence to lead U.S. response, downplays threat

During a press conference on Wednesday to update the impact of the coronavirus in the U.S., President Trump talked about the flu killing thousands...

Coronavirus outbreak: Donald Trump, CDC addresses U.S. preparedness for possible COVID-19 threat

U.S. President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that the U.S. is “very, very ready” for whatever the coronavirus threat brings, and he put his vice...

Coronavirus outbreak: U.S. health officials, CDC brief House committee

U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alexander Azar, Robert Redfield with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Dr. Anthony Fauci...

St. Louis Blues' Jay Bouwmeester out for rest of NHL season, talks cardiac episode

St. Louis Blues' player Jay Bouwmeester and general manager Doug Armstrong said Wednesday that he would not be playing for the remainder of the...

News blooper: Reporter Tom Vernon startled by gun salute at the Alberta legislature

Did you know there's a gun salute at the Alberta legislature after the throne speech? Global Edmonton's provincial affairs reporter Tom Vernon...