Canada’s government on Thursday proposed boosting a weekly payout for the jobless that would replace emergency COVID19 income support that ends this weekend, a move that looks set to help the ruling Liberals win a parliamentary confidence vote.
Democrats in of the House of Representatives will introduce a bill next week to limit the tenure of U.S. Supreme Court justices to 18 years from current lifetime appointments, in a bid to reduce partisan warring over vacancies and preserve the court’s legitimacy.
If President Donald Trump agreed to a Pennsylvania town hall to sway undecided voters, his exchange with a literature professor born with a chronic disease lost him at least one vote in the battleground state.
The teacher who was beheaded in a street in France had received threats after showing controversial cartoons of Prophet Muhammad to his pupils, French media reported. He has been identified as 47-year-old Samuel Paty, a history and geography teacher.