Trump’s impeachment process may continue after he leaves office. Here’s why it matters – National

U.S. President Donald Trump is on the verge of being impeached for a second time, but the process to remove him from office could take place after he leaves the White House. Democrats in the House of Representatives are charging Trump with “incitement of insurrection” for his role in the deadly riot at the […]

Russia’s coronavirus vaccine met with wariness, skepticism as studies continue – National

While excitement and enthusiasm greeted the Western-developed coronavirus vaccine when it was rolled out, the Russian-made version has received a mixed response, with reports of empty Moscow clinics that offered the shot to health care workers and teachers — the first members of the public designated to receive it. Kremlin officials and state-controlled media […]

Post-Brexit trade deal talks will continue, U.K., European Union officials say – National

Throwing overboard Sunday’s self-imposed deadline, the European Union and Britain said they will “go the extra mile” to clinch a post-Brexit trade agreement that would avert New Year’s chaos and cost for cross-border commerce. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen had set Sunday as the deadline for […]

Modi says reforms will make India’s farmers ‘prosperous’ as protests continue – National

By Sankalp Phartiyal and Mayank Bhardwaj Reuters Posted December 12, 2020 2:36 am     Updated December 12, 2020 2:39 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured […]

Trump’s efforts to overturn Biden win continue with Wisconsin lawsuit hearings

U.S. President Donald Trump‘s extraordinary effort to overturn Joe Biden‘s win in Wisconsin returns to the courtroom on Thursday, with hearings in federal and state lawsuits seeking to invalidate hundreds of thousands of ballots and give the GOP-controlled Legislature the power to name Trump the winner. Trump’s attorneys are urging the courts to act […]

Judges continue to toss Trump’s election lawsuits, pointing to shaky legal arguments – National

U.S. President Donald Trump and allies say their lawsuits aimed at subverting the 2020 election and reversing his loss to Joe Biden would be substantiated, if only judges were allowed to hear the cases. There is a central flaw in the argument. Judges have heard the cases and have been among the harshest critics […]

Surge in package delivery will likely continue into 2021, Purolator CEO – National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 7, 2020 7:44 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Purolator expects to deliver 46 million packages through its peak season this year, which runs through most of November and […]

‘A polite coup d’etat’: Trump and allies continue baseless claims on U.S. election – National

Monday seemed like the end of U.S. President Donald Trump‘s relentless challenges to the election, after the federal government acknowledged President-elect Joe Biden was the “apparent winner” and Trump cleared the way for co-operation on a transition of power. But his baseless claims have a way of coming back. And back. And back. By […]

Trump vows to continue fight to overturn election results as Biden transition begins – National

U.S. President Donald Trump insisted Tuesday that he is not giving up his fight to overturn the election results, but across the federal government, preparations were beginning in earnest to support President-elect Joe Biden’s incoming administration. Within hours of the General Services Administration’s acknowledgement Monday evening of Biden’s victory in the Nov. 3 election, […]

Belarus police arrest nearly 150 demonstrators as anti-government protests continue – National

Police in Belarus arrested at least 146 people who took to the streets on Sunday chanting “I’m going out,” the last known written words of an anti-government protester who died last week, a prominent human rights group said. A witness in the capital Minsk said police arrested several dozen people and used tear gas, rubber bullets […]