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CAUGHT ON VIDEO: World’s largest cargo plane lands at Pearson Airport with medical supplies

Mississauga got a visit today from a special aircraft: The Antonov An-225 Mriya, otherwise known as the largest cargo plane in the world.Today (Saturday, May 30), the plane landed at Pearson Airport to deliver a shipment of personal protective equipment from China via Japan and Alaska.

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New British Guidelines Sow Confusion

Shanghai Disneyland welcomed visitors after its temporary closure because of the coronavirus outbreak, offering a glimpse of how other parks may reopen.

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Brazil’s left and right unite to launch pro-democracy manifesto

Call for unity comes as criticism of Jair Bolsonaro’s handling of coronavirus grows

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Millipede from Scotland is world’s oldest-known land animal

A fossilized millipede-like creature discovered in Scotland may represent the oldest-known land animal, a humble pioneer of terrestrial living 425 million years ago that helped pave the way for the throngs that would eventually inhabit Earth’s dry parts.

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Boris Johnson Announces a Coronavirus Quarantine for Travelers to U.K.: Live Coverage

The Prime Minister was relaxed about the pandemic. Until he was hospitalized with the virus.

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Sweden’s Coronavirus Strategy Will Soon Be the World’s

Herd immunity is the only realistic option—the question is how to get there safely.

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QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the world of summer sports – Peace Arch News

In a typical year, there are plenty of summer sporting events and tournaments held across Canada

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More than 6 million people confirmed to have COVID-19 across world

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases has surpassed 6 million around the world.

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WHO halts hydroxychloroquine trial for coronavirus amid safety fears

Malaria drug taken by Trump could raise risk of death and heart problems, study shows

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Coronavirus Stalks The Country With The World’s Worst Humanitarian Crisis

With its health care system already in dire condition, conflict-ridden Yemen faces what Doctors Without Borders is calling a potential “catastrophe” as COVID-19 spreads.

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Say hello to the world’s new greetings

As social distancing lingers, many cultures around the world are adapting their distinct greetings to fit the new normal.

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Unprecedented World Health Assembly Convenes Online As Pandemic Rages

The 73rd annual World Health Assembly, which begins Monday, will be held virtually for the first-time ever. It will also be focused on the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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