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  1. Barbados

    On Nov. 30, Barbados transitioned to a republic by removing Queen Elizabeth as head of state. Canada now sits in an increasingly shrinking club of nations that continue to have the Queen in their highest ceremonial office.

  2. Prop Firearm Shooting

    Alec Baldwin said in a TV interview that he did not pull the trigger of the gun that fired a live bullet and killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the set of the movie Rust.


    Canada has imposed new sanctions on Belarusian officials over human rights violations in that country — measures taken in coordination with the United States, the United Kingdom and the European Union.

  4. Virus Outbreak Germany

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says people who aren't vaccinated will be excluded from non-essential stores, cultural and recreational venues, and that parliament will consider a general vaccine mandate, as coronavirus infections again topped 70,000 newly confirmed cases in a 24-hour period.

  5. Austrian Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg at press conference in Tulln, Austria

    Austrian Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg announced Thursday he is stepping down just two months after taking over from predecessor Sebastian Kurz, who stumbled over corruption allegations.