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The Best Schitt’s Creek Gifts for Fans to Give This Season

From Alexis Rose’s signature necklace to a Rose Apothecary T-shirt, these Schitt’s Creek gifts are simply the best...

In the Shadows: The Orphans COVID Left Behind

As the omicron variant begins to sweep the U.S., the country is still grappling with the devastation of waves past—including the upended lives of more than 140,000 children. Four Florida siblings who lost their single mom open up about their heartbreak, their day-to-day struggle, and their shared sense of resilience...

Taiwan’s Tsai calls on Europe to welcome trade, promote democracy

President Tsai Ing-wen tells French legislators 'democratic partners' must work together for peace and stability...

Navalny’s child accepts EU rights award on his behalf

BRUSSELS (AP) — The young adult daughter of imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny received a standing ovation from European Union lawmakers as she accepted the EU’s top human rights prize on her father’s behalf Wednesday.The European Parliament, in a clear slap at Russian President Vladimir Putin, named Navalny, 45, in October as the winner…

Florida science instructor fired for declining to use mask

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A teacher in South Florida has been fired for repeatedly refusing to wear a mask.The school board in Broward County on Tuesday unanimously voted to fire John C. Alvarez, a science teacher at Piper High for gross insubordination.Alvarez plans to appeal the decision to an administrative law judge, according to…

Florida district to pay $26 million to shooting victims

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Broward County, Florida, school district will pay more than $26 million to the families of 17 people killed and some of those injured in the 2018 Valentine’s Day massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.Board members approved the two legal settlements on Tuesday. A total of $25 million will…

Nov. retail sales up modest 0.3%as Americans keep costs

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans slowed their spending from October to November but still continued to shop ahead of the critical holiday season, brushing off rising prices and shortages.Retail sales rose a modest, seasonally adjusted 0.3% in November compared with the previous month when sales jumped 1.8%, the U.S. Commerce Department said Wednesday. That was…

Worcester prohibits city usage of facial acknowledgment innovation

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Worcester has become the latest local community in Massachusetts to have banned the use of facial recognition technology by its city government.The Worcester City Council voted Tuesday night to prohibit city departments from acquiring or using the technology.Critics say facial recognition systems have the potential to violate personal privacy and are…

Previous SC gov prospect John Warren introduces Bitcoin endeavor

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — John Warren — the multimillionaire businessman who forced South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster into a GOP runoff — has been mining bitcoins while leaving the door open for a return to politics.Warren announced his investment in GEM Mining on Wednesday. He and four other founding partners, all in South Carolina, decided…

Congress passes $2.5 trillion financial obligation ceiling walking

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Ukraine advises Canada to supply military products to resist Russian aggressiveness – The Globe and Mail

Ukraine urges Canada to provide military supplies to defend against Russian aggression  The Globe and Mail Canada deploying special forces to Ukraine as tensions with Russia escalate  Global News Small group of Canadian special for…
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Hamilton paramedics get 18-month conditional sentences for mishandling shooting that eliminated teenager – The Globe and Mail

Hamilton paramedics receive 18-month conditional sentences for mishandling shooting that killed teen  The Globe and Mail Paramedics who treated fatally wounded teen receive 18 months' conditional sentence  CP24 Toronto's Breaking News …

All houses on among Tonga’s islands damaged, 3 dead – The Globe and Mail

All homes on one of Tonga's islands destroyed, three dead  The Globe and Mail 3 dead, many homes destroyed — but Tonga escapes worst-case volcano eruption aftermath  CBC News Despite huge volcano blast, Tonga avoids widespread disa…

Tata Consultancy changes Scotiabank as sponsor of Toronto Waterfront Marathon – The Globe and Mail

Tata Consultancy replaces Scotiabank as sponsor of Toronto Waterfront Marathon  The Globe and Mail TCS becomes title sponsor and tech partner of Toronto Waterfront Marathon  Times of India TCS becomes the title sponsor and technolo…

How to include your COVID-19 vaccine records to Apple Health and Wallet on your iPhone

Last fall, Apple rolled out the ability to store verifiable COVID-19 vaccination information in the Apple Health and Wallet applications. Since then, adoption among healthcare providers and health technology infrastructure companies has been slow but is finally starting to pick up. Head below for more details on how to store your COVID-19 vaccine records in…