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Worldwide Military reservist in armed Rideau Hall incident in court, charges expected
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Canadian police said Friday an armed man who this week crashed his truck through a gate on the grounds where Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lives had several weapons and then roamed around the estate for 13 minutes. "He was not, however, part of any CAF military task at the time of his arrest; he travelled to Ottawa of his own accord without the knowledge of his chain of command", the statement says, adding his Ranger rifle has been in the military's hands throughout.

Worldwide Rideau Hall intruder had 'several weapons,' charges pending: RCMP
Author: 0 Rideau Hall intruder had 'several weapons,' charges pending: RCMP

Neither the Prime Minister or the Governor General were at the residence at the time. The governor general, now Julie Payette, is the representative of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II as head of state, and holds a mostly ceremonial position. He said they took swift action once the incident was reported. Trudeau responded to the events on Friday morning during a COVID-19 press briefing, offering his gratitude to police.

Worldwide Louis Prosecutor Will Investigate Couple Who Pointed Guns at Protesters Outside Home
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McCloskey said there are "no public sidewalks or public streets", implying that the protesters were trespassing despite them not stepping onto the rounds of his property. As he has done in a series of interviews in the past few nights, McCloskey maintained that he was "literally afraid that within seconds they would surmount the wall come into the house, kill us, burn the house down and everything that I've worked for and struggled for for the last 32 years".

Worldwide LA County Beaches Will Be Closed Over 4th of July Weekend
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The region's outbreak has reached new highs this week, and officials worry about hospital bed capacity in the weeks to come. Anyone with questions and concerns about the coronavirus can call the Florida Department of Health's 24-hour hotline at 1-866-779-6121.

Worldwide Ghislaine Maxwell arrested on charges related to Jeffrey Epstein
Author: 0 Ghislaine Maxwell arrested on charges related to Jeffrey Epstein

The British socialite and heiress has been accused of helping Epstein groom teen girls for sex with the rich and powerful. She will make a court appearance in New Hampshire on Thursday. After Maxwell won the girls' trust, the indictment alleges, she would try to "normalize sexual abuse" by discussing sexual topics or by undressing in front of them or being present when they were undressed.

Worldwide Australia boosts cybersecurity amid growing foreign attacks
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China has been involved in territorial disputes in both South China Sea and East China Sea and has built militarised islands in the area under its control. The force will look for long-range weapons to strike ships or land thousands of kilometres away, as well as test long-range hypersonic weapons. "We want an Indo-Pacific (region) free from coercion and hegemony".

Worldwide Lawmakers Dismiss Trump's Claim That Russian Taliban Bounties Are a
Author: 0 Lawmakers Dismiss Trump's Claim That Russian Taliban Bounties Are a "Hoax"

Rep. Vicky Hartzler, a Missouri Republican who serves on the House Armed Services Committee , said lawmakers need to learn more about Russia's alleged efforts against USA forces in Afghanistan. A congressional source said the briefing was expected on Thursday. "It's clear that he's not somebody you can warm up to", he said. Much of this was soon after contradicted by his own White House , which said there was no Sunday briefing .

Worldwide United States could see 100000 new Covid-19 cases per day, Fauci says
Author: 0 United States could see 100000 new Covid-19 cases per day, Fauci says

In Washington, Fauci, a member of Trump's coronavirus task force, warned Congress that new cases could more than double to 100,000 per day if steps are not taken to suppress the pandemic. "It didn't have to be this way". Giroir said the US government has contracted for "hundreds of millions of cloth face coverings" that could be distributed around the country.

Worldwide Gas explosion at medical clinic kills 19 in Iran
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State-run IRNA news agency also quoted Mr Maleki as saying the dead included 15 women and four men. Video posted online appeared to show more than one explosion and thick black smoke rising from the flames. Ambulances were deployed to the site while police blocked off all roads leading to it. The clinic, which had 25 employees inside at the time of the blast, primarily carries out light surgeries and medical imaging, Harirchi said.

Worldwide Major West Bank annexation move not imminent: Israeli minister
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Although the plan does not aim to annex occupied East Jerusalem, which the Palestinian Authority sees as the capital of a future Palestinian state, the global community, including the United Nations and the European Union, have said it threatens to sabotage any peace agreement or two-state solution to the Arab-Israeli conflict.

Worldwide Bars in LA, Beaches in Florida Close for July 4
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San Diego County, among the state's most populous, will close its bars Wednesday despite not being on either list. COVID-19 hospitalizations in California have been increasing for weeks, along with the state's rate of people who test positive for the virus.

Worldwide European Union to reopen borders on 1 July but not to US
Author: 0 European Union to reopen borders on 1 July but not to US

The EU's efforts to reopen internal borders, particularly within the 26-nation Schengen area which normally has no frontier checks, have been patchy as various countries have restricted access for certain visitors. The countries would also have to lift any bans they might have on European travelers. This is after the bloc failed to agree on a common list of the countries that would be banned from entering the block upon the border reopening.

Worldwide Fauci: US 'going in wrong direction' in coronavirus outbreak
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Fauci, the infectious disease chief at the National Institutes of Health, was speaking to the committee regarding the reopening of schools and workplaces. I would not be surprised if we go up to 100,000 a day if this does not turn around. "That's one of the reasons why we have to make sure we engage the community as we're doing now to get community people, to help us for people to understand that we are doing everything we can to show that it's safe and that it's effective", Fauci said.

Worldwide Trump denies briefing on reported bounties against US troops
Author: 0 Trump denies briefing on reported bounties against US troops

One incident under review was an April 2019 attack by the Taliban on an American convoy that killed three USA marines, the AP said, citing unidentified sources. He added, "Nobody's been tougher on Russian Federation than the Trump administration". Citing the officials with knowledge on the matter but the US took no evident action.

Worldwide Punjab reports 161 new COVID-19 cases; state`s tally at 5216
Author: 0 Punjab reports 161 new COVID-19 cases; state`s tally at 5216

Globally, there have been over 99.9 lakh confirmed cases of COVID-19. With fresh 19, 459 cases being reported in the last 24 hours, India's tally coronavirus cases inched towards 5.5 lakh mark on Monday. Delhi has now 417 containment zones. States with more than 10,000 cases include Gujarat with 29,520 cases and 1,753 deaths, Uttar Pradesh (20,193), Rajasthan (16,296), Madhya Pradesh (12,596), West Bengal (15,648), Haryana (12,463), Karnataka, (10,560), Andhra Pradesh (10,884) and ...

Worldwide Suspect identified in fatal shooting at Walmart distribution center in California
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He exchanged 20 to 30 rounds of fire with the Red Bluff police officers who were first to get to the scene, the sheriff's office said . The suspect had been shot in the chest by about 3:45 p.m., dispatchers told the Record Searchlight. Thammakhanty told the newspaper that he didn't know his identity. As they were running, he said, they heard 50 to 60 gunshots - at which point they picked up their speed and helped each other over a barbed-wire fence.