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Sanctions for Putin, Russia as Ukraine anger grows

Allies from the US, Canada and Europe have announced sanctions against Russian President Vladimir Putin as anger grows.

US-Canada bridge reopens after protest

Canadian police have cleared protesters from a key border bridge with the US, allowing the two nations' busiest trade link to reopen.

Stand-off continues at US-Canada border

Demonstrators opposing the Canadian government's strict pandemic restrictions have occupied a key bridge to the US for the fifth straight day.

US protest convoys to back Canada truckies

Convoys of SUVs and minivans filled with supplies are setting off in the United States to support Canadian truck drivers protesting vaccine mandates.

Mandate protesters block Canada-US border

Hundreds of truck drivers continue to block the streets in Ottawa, Canada in protest of the country's COVID-19 pandemic control measures.

Canada police vow freedom protest crackdown

After more than a week of "increasingly volatile" COVID-19 protests by truck drivers in Canada's capital, police are promising to restore order.

Canada’s Trudeau to form minority government

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has hung onto power as his main rival conceded defeat, but his Liberals fell short of a majority win.

US comedian Norm Macdonald has died at 61

American comedian Norm Macdonald, a former Saturday Night Live writer and performer during the 90s, has died after a nine year cancer battle.
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