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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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PM Trudeau: Restrictions At US-Canada Border To Continue For Another Month [Video]

PM Trudeau: Restrictions At US-Canada Border To Continue For Another Month

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Wisconsin Governor Signs Executive Order To Postpone Primary Election

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White House Trade Adviser And Dr. Anthony Fauci Argue Over Experimental Malaria Drug Use On COVID-19 [Video]

White House Trade Adviser And Dr. Anthony Fauci Argue Over Experimental Malaria Drug Use On COVID-19

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Sanders Path To Victory Gets Narrower

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Could Trump Delay Or Cancel The Presidential Election Due To COVID-19? [Video]

Could Trump Delay Or Cancel The Presidential Election Due To COVID-19?

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Income Taxes Now Due In The Summer

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Senators Argued Over Hunter Biden Probe [Video]

Senators Argued Over Hunter Biden Probe

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DNC Convention Postponed [Video]

DNC Convention Postponed

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The White House May Recommend All Americans Wear Face Masks During Coronavirus Outbreak [Video]

The White House May Recommend All Americans Wear Face Masks During Coronavirus Outbreak

The White House may recommend that all Americans cover their face when going out in public. Masks aren't a guaranteed barrier to viral illnesses, especially because most people wear them incorrectly...

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Democrats Delay Presidential Convention Amid Coronavirus Concerns [Video]

Democrats Delay Presidential Convention Amid Coronavirus Concerns

The Democratic Party announced on Thursday that they have postponed the U.S. presidential nominating convention. The convention is being pushed back to August, due to the novel coronavirus health..

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Global Coronavirus Cases Surpass One Million [Video]

Global Coronavirus Cases Surpass One Million

Global coronavirus cases surpassed 1 million on Thursday. The pandemic has exploded in the United States and the death toll continues to climb in Italy and Spain. The virus has killed more than 51,000..

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Blood Donation Restrictions Have Been Eased [Video]

Blood Donation Restrictions Have Been Eased

The U.S. government Thursday eased restrictions on blood donations from gay men. Also included in the relaxed restrictions are sex workers, bisexual men, and recently tattooed people. This is due to a..

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U.S. Faces 1,000 Deaths In Single Day From COVID-19 [Video]

U.S. Faces 1,000 Deaths In Single Day From COVID-19

U.S. Faces 1,000 Deaths In Single Day From COVID-19

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44 Spring Breakers Who Partied In Cabo Now Have Coronavirus [Video]

44 Spring Breakers Who Partied In Cabo Now Have Coronavirus

According to The New York Times, forty-four Texas spring breakers who recently vacationed in Cabo, have tested positive for the coronavirus. Four of them are asymptomatic. They are all in..

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Health Officials Step Up Dr. Fauci's Security Among Threats [Video]

Health Officials Step Up Dr. Fauci's Security Among Threats

Business Insider reports that Dr. Anthony Fauci may be facing threats to his personal safety. As a result, US health officials have reportedly stepped up Fauci's security. The 79-year-old is the..

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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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