Former British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn suspended by his party

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Britain's opposition Labour Party suspended its former leader Jeremy Corbyn on Thursday for seeking to deflect blame away from himself after a report found that under his leadership the party was responsible for unlawful harassment and discrimination....

U.S. economy notches record growth in 3rd quarter

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The U.S. economy grew at an unrivalled pace in the third quarter as the government poured out more than $3 trillion US worth of pandemic relief that fuelled consumer spending, but the deep scars from the COVID-19...

6 dead as Hurricane Zeta hammers Louisiana

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Millions of people were without power and at least six were dead Thursday after Hurricane Zeta slammed into Louisiana and made a beeline across the South, leaving shattered buildings and thousands of downed trees.

Extradition approved for Americans facing charges of helping ex-Nissan boss flee Japan

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The U.S. State Department has approved turning over to Japan two Massachusetts men to face charges that they helped smuggle former Nissan Motor Co. chair Carlos Ghosn out of the country while he was awaiting trial on...

Much will be known on U.S. election night, though it may not satisfy Trump

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The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated an increase in mail-in and early voting and has led to talk of an election "season" of vote counting — a development that has chagrined U.S. President Donald Trump. But states have always taken...

Walmart removes firearms, ammunition from store floors in U.S., citing ‘isolated civil unrest’

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Walmart Inc. removed firearms and ammunition from store floors in the United States this week to protect customers and employees as tensions across the country rise, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.

Senegal migrant shipwreck last week said to be deadliest of year, with 140 dead

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At least 140 Europe-bound migrants have drowned off the coast of Senegal in the deadliest shipwreck recorded this year, the United Nations migration agency said on Thursday.

3 dead as woman beheaded in France, gunman killed in separate attempted attack

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A knife-wielding attacker shouting "Allahu Akbar" beheaded a woman and killed two other people in what French officials described as a terrorist act at a church in the French city of Nice on Thursday while a gunman was...

Did Trump deliver on his first election promises?

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From boosting manufacturing in the United States to building a border wall, Donald Trump made a lot of promises during his first presidential campaign. CBC News’s Paul Hunter checks in on whether he delivered on them.

Trudeau, EU leaders express faith in American people and call for return to multilateralism

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the European Union's two top political leaders expressed faith in the American peopleThursday ahead of next week's U.S. presidential election whose outcome has major implications for global relations.