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Quebec City: Provincial capital city in Quebec, Canada
Quebec City, officially Québec, is the capital city of the Canadian province of Quebec. As of July 2016 the city had a population of 531,902, and the metropolitan area had a population of 800,296. It is the eleventh largest city and the seventh largest metropolitan area in Canada.

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U.S. Orders 100,000 Body Bags In Preparation For More Coronavirus-Related Deaths [Video]

U.S. Orders 100,000 Body Bags In Preparation For More Coronavirus-Related Deaths

The Defense Department ordered 100,000 “military-style body bags for potential civilian use.” According to Gizmodo, COVID-19 spread to all 50 U.S. states and four U.S. territories. Johns Hopkins..

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The World Health Organization Encourages People To Play Video Games

The World Health Organization (WHO) supports people in quarantine playing video games. Twitch and Activison Blizzard encourage people to maintal physical distance but connect with others through video..

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The coronavirus pandemic is causing an unprecedented surge in protective equipment. The largest glove manufacturer in the world is Malaysia's Top Glove Corporation. The company is having to limit order..

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Dolly Parton Donates $1 Million Toward Coronavirus Research [Video]

Dolly Parton Donates $1 Million Toward Coronavirus Research

Dolly Parton has long been the champion of the underdog and supporter of great causes. The famed singer announced she was making a $1 million donation to coronavirus research. "We are incredibly..

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Google Providing Free Internet For California Residents [Video]

Google Providing Free Internet For California Residents

Google is setting up 100,000 WiFi access points to increase broadband access for California. This is after Gov. Newsom said the state's schools would be closed for the rest of the academic year. The..

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Mexico Receives Coronavirus Supplies After Viral Message Online [Video]

Mexico Receives Coronavirus Supplies After Viral Message Online

Mexico’s top diplomat thanked two Chinese charities for donating medical supplies. This was to help reduce risk of the coronavirus outbreak, reports Reuters. It all started with an online message..

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Chris Cuomo Does CNN Show From Basement Amid Covid-19 Diagnosis [Video]

Chris Cuomo Does CNN Show From Basement Amid Covid-19 Diagnosis

Business Insider reports that on Tuesday, CNN anchor Chris Cuomo hosted his show from his basement. This comes after he tested positive for coronavirus. The brother of New York Governor, Andrew Cuomo,..

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White House: Over 2 Million Americans Could Die From Coronavirus [Video]

White House: Over 2 Million Americans Could Die From Coronavirus

According to Business Insider, an analysis that the White House shared on Tuesday says that over 2 million Americans could die from COVID-19 if the disease is not mitigated. Mitigation steps include..

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Nancy Pelosi Calls For Recovery Bill On Coronavirus Outbreak While Trump Wants $2 Trillion For Infrastructure [Video]

Nancy Pelosi Calls For Recovery Bill On Coronavirus Outbreak While Trump Wants $2 Trillion For Infrastructure

U.S. Republican lawmakers are wary over Democratic plans to create another large spending bill. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Congress needs a bill related to the recovery of the outbreak.But Senate..

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San Francisco Bay Area Implements New Rules For Shelter-In-Place Order [Video]

San Francisco Bay Area Implements New Rules For Shelter-In-Place Order

City officials in the San Francisco Bay Area introduced new rules for the shelter-in-place order. The San Francisco Chronicle reported the order would go through April. Residents now can’t go to..

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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Questions National Stockpile Of Medical Supplies [Video]

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Questions National Stockpile Of Medical Supplies

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot asked for stronger presidential leadership through the coronavirus pandemic. According to Business Insider, she raised questions about the national stockpile of personal..

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President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said his government will help the poor through the coronavirus outbreak. According to Reuters, he didn’t hold the same sentiment toward the rich. Private sector..

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President Donald Trump was criticized for his lack of preparation against the coronavirus outbreak. According to Business Insider, Republican allies said the president was distracted by impeachment...

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US Builds Makeshift Hospitals To Help Fight The Coronavirus Outbreak

The U.S. government built hundreds of makeshift hospitals near major cities to ease the strain on the healthcare system. According to Reuters, the death toll in the U.S. stood at 800, the most for a..

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President Donald Trump urged Americans to follow strict social distancing measures. He said the next two weeks could see at least 100,000 deaths from coronavirus in the U.S. Trump said: “It’s a..

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Warren Says She Will Watch Over Corporations Loans 'Carefully' [Video]

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants corporations getting money from the stimulus package to use it responsibly. She wrote a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell...

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Data Shows Between 100,000 And 240,000 Americans Dying From Coronavirus [Video]

Data Shows Between 100,000 And 240,000 Americans Dying From Coronavirus

Presiden Donald Trump showed the public some statistical models about the coronavirus pandemic. According to Business Insider, data shows that roughly 100,000 and 240,000 Americans can die from the..

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In Just One Day, One Person Died In America Every Two Minutes From COVID-19 [Video]

In Just One Day, One Person Died In America Every Two Minutes From COVID-19

In the United States on Tuesday, one person died from COVID-19 every two minutes. Now, Reuters reports the US government is racing to build hundreds of makeshift hospitals to ease the burden on..

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New York Governor Cuomo Doesn't Think Marijuana Will May New York's State Budget [Video]

New York Governor Cuomo Doesn't Think Marijuana Will May New York's State Budget

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said legalizing recreational marijuana may not be included in the state’s budget. The New York state budget is due on April 1 and Cuomo said there simply isn’t enough..

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Trump Warns Americans About The Next Two Weeks Facing Coronavirus [Video]

Trump Warns Americans About The Next Two Weeks Facing Coronavirus

Donald Trump warned Americans they would have a very tough two weeks coming ahead. This is in the fight against the coronavirus becomes more urgent through the United States. Trump urged everyone to..

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Quebec Struggles With Skyrocketing COVID-19 Cases, Expects Equipment Shortage [Video]

Quebec Struggles With Skyrocketing COVID-19 Cases, Expects Equipment Shortage

Quebec has become Canada's epicenter for the coronavirus pandemic. According to Reuters, the French-speaking province has more than half of the country's COVID-19 cases. Quebec on Tuesday reported a..

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Mexican Government Announces Health Emergency [Video]

Mexican Government Announces Health Emergency

Mexico’s government announced a health emergency to stop the spread of coronavirus cases. According to Reuters, Mexico’s response includes stricter measures after the number of cases passed 1,000...

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Wisconsin To Go Through With Presidential Primary Election [Video]

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Wisconsin officials announced the presidential primary election planned for April 7 will not be cancelled. This is despite Gov. Tony Evers issuing a “Safer at Home” order banning gatherings of more..

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Trump Says Guidelines May Get Tougher [Video]

Trump Says Guidelines May Get Tougher

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that he may toughen up current guidelines. These guidelines are aimed at slowing the spread of the coronavirus, reports Reuters. At this current time, the..

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