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# US & Canada

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US Park Police names first Black female chief in 230-year history

She said all officers wearing body cameras will be mandatory by the end of 20...


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US slaps sanctions on elite Saudi unit over Khashoggi murder

WASHINGTON: The United States on Friday (Feb 26) imposed sanctions on an elite Saudi unit as well as a former intelligence official over their role in the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Treasury Department said it would bloc...


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NWSL commissioner Baird named to USSF board

NWSL commissioner Lisa Baird has been named to the U.S. Soccer Federation's board of directors, USSF president Cindy Parlow Cone announc...


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US SEC suspends trading in 15 companies because of questionabl...

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said it had suspended on Friday trade in the securities of 15 companies because of "questionable trading and social media activit...


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Eight US auto state governors urge Biden to press semiconducto...

A bipartisan group of eight governors from U.S. auto states on Friday urged Democratic U.S. President Joe Biden to do more to press semiconductor firms to address a global shortage of automotive chips that has cut some vehicle producti...


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Joe Biden travels to Texas to survey damage from winter storm ...

US President Joe Biden travelled to Texas on Friday as the state works to recover from a severe winter storm that caused serious damage to homes and businesses, left millions without power or clean water for days, and killed at least two dozen.Bid...


US high school band rehearses in individual bubbles - BBC News

A high school band in the USA is going ahead with music rehearsals, by enclosing members in individual bubbles. Wenatchee High School in Washington state wanted a way to allow students to rehearse safely during the pandemic - and they came up wit...


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Baker Hughes discloses SEC probe over projects affected by US ...

Oilfield services provider Baker Hughes said the Securities and Exchange Commission is conducting an investigation into the company's sale of products in projects that were impacted by U.S. sanctio...


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Biden Won’t Penalize Saudi Crown Prince Over Khashoggi’s Killi...

The decision will disappoint the human rights community and members of his own party who complained during the Trump administration that the U.S. was failing to hold Mohammed bin Salman accountab...


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US airstrike in Syria under Biden and 2017 Tomahawk strikes or...

U.S. Air Force F-15s dropped seven 500-lb GPS-guided bombs on Iranian proxy fighters in eastern Syria on Thursday nig...


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Texas sea turtles released back into sea after cold front eases

Thousands of "cold-stunned" turtles were rescued as temperatures dropped to record lows this mon...


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Claudette White, Innovative Tribal Judge, Dies at 49

Judge White was an advocate for her people, the Quechan of Southern California. She had been calling out injustice since the third grade. She died of Covid-...


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AstraZeneca vaccine made in India to arrive in Canada on Wedne...

A shipment of 500,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University and made by the Serum Institute of India is set to arrive in Canada on Wednesday, the chief executive of local partner Verity Pharmaceuticals said o...


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Saudi crown prince 'approved' Khashoggi murder: US intelligence

WASHINGTON: A US intelligence report made public Friday (Feb 26) said that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman - a key figure in the US-Saudi relationship - "approved" the gruesome murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The prince, wh...


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Saudi prince approved killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, d...

A US intelligence report made public on Friday said that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman – a key figure in the US-Saudi relationship – “approved” the gruesome murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi.The prince, who is de facto ruler ...


US intel: Saudi Crown Prince approved Khashoggi operation

The US intelligence report on the murder of Jamal Khashoggi says that Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman approved the operation to capture or kill the Saudi journalist. "We assess that Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman a...


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Roblox is chasing older users for games and virtual concerts a...

While Roblox has become a $29.5 billion company through a gaming app for kids, the company wants investors to know that older users are central to its futu...


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Saudi crown prince 'approved' Khashoggi murder operation: US i...

The U.S. on Friday released a declassified intelligence report finding that the Saudi crown prince 'approved' an operation to capture or kill journalist Jamal Khashog...