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Summerside police identify victim in fatal vehicle/pedestrian collision
New case of COVID-19 reported in Nova Scotia
Charlottetown man fined for drinking and driving
Police still investigating tragic motorcycle/pedestrian collision in O’Leary
WATCH LIVE: Strang, Churchill to provide noon update on Nova Scotia's back-to-school COVID plan
Back-to-school support a mixed bag in Atlantic Canada, poll finds
Lockdown extended in northwest England as COVID-19 cases remain high
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain extended lockdown restrictions on regions of northwest England on Friday, saying there was no evidence that the COVID-19 infection rate in the area had fallen. "The latest evidence does not show a decrease in the number of ...
Shenzhen mall in lockdown after suspected coronavirus case
SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) - The IBC Mall in Shenzhen's Luohu district was sealed off and under police supervision on Friday evening, with around 200 people queuing outside waiting for COVID-19 tests from medical personnel in protective suits. An ...
Palestinians warn Israel-UAE deal imperils Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque
By Rami Ayyub JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Angry Palestinians in Jerusalem accused the United Arab Emirates of collaborating with Israel and endangering Al-Aqsa mosque - Islam's third-holiest site - as they gathered for Friday prayers the day after the Gulf ...
Mountain village landslides kill 16 in Nepal, sweep away homes
By Gopal Sharma KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Landslides triggered by heavy rain swept away dozens of houses and killed at least 16 people in mountainous villages of Nepal on Friday and many people were missing, a home ministry official said. Nepal suffers ...
Tankers ship Iranian fuel cargoes to U.S. for seizure
By Jonathan Saul and Marianna Parraga LONDON/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Tankers carrying Iranian fuel cargoes covered by a U.S. warrant for seizure are sailing to the United States after talks between U.S. authorities and ship owners, a U.S. government ...
Peru surpasses 500,000 coronavirus cases, marks highest fatality rate in LatAm
By Marco Aquino LIMA (Reuters) - Peru surpassed half a million coronavirus cases and has the highest fatality rate in Latin America, according to health ministry data on Thursday, as the government struggles to contain a recent surge of infections. ...
As UAE hails Israel accord, silence from Saudi Arabia
By Maha El Dahan and Marwa Rashad DUBAI/RIYADH (Reuters) - As media and people in the United Arab Emirates hailed the Gulf state's deal to normalise relations with Israel as a diplomatic victory that helps the Palestinians, silence reigned in Saudi ...
Bolivia confirms presidential election for October 18 despite calls for earlier date
LA PAZ (Reuters) - Bolivia's caretaker government on Thursday enacted a law that mandates a delayed presidential election will be held on Oct. 18 as scheduled, despite opposition calls for it to be moved earlier. The law would impose criminal ...
China mainland reports 30 new coronavirus cases on August 13 vs 19 a day earlier
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China reported 30 new coronavirus cases on the mainland on Aug. 13, up from 19 on the previous day, the country's health authority said on Friday. The National Health Commission said in its daily bulletin that 22 of the new cases ...
Norwegians urged to wear face masks on Oslo public transport
OSLO (Reuters) - Norwegians should wear face masks on public transport in and around the capital, Oslo, amid a rise in COVID-19 cases, the government said on Friday, recommending wearing masks in public for the first time. "We recommend face masks as ...