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Canada deploys military aircraft over Haiti to disrupt gangs – (Reuters)
The Canadian government said on Sunday it deployed a military aircraft over Haiti to address what it called a "dire security situation" and to support efforts to disrupt the activities of Haitian gangs.

Will China exercise restraint after US downing of ‘spy’ balloon? – (Al Jazeera English)
While bilateral tension has risen over the balloon incident, China and the US have been seeking to improve ties.

What is the ‘Arctic blast’ deep-freezing the US and Canada? – (Al Jazeera English)
Recent temperatures of minus 108 degrees Fahrenheit (-78C) are reportedly the lowest ever recorded in the United States.

Russia's war on Ukraine: The latest news – (Reuters)
Ukraine expects a possible major <a href="/world/europe/ukraine-ready-repel-possible-russian-offensive-this-month-defence-minister-2023-02-05/">Russian offensive this month</a>, but Kyiv has the reserves to hold back Moscow's forces even though the latest Wes…

Six Nations: France extend lead over Italy - radio & text – (BBC News)
Follow live text and radio commentary as Italy face Six Nations champions France in Rome.

Putin promised not to kill Zelenskyy: Ex-Israeli PM – (Al Jazeera English)
Former Israeli leader says he received a pledge from Russian president: ‘I won’t kill Zelenskyy.’

Iran supreme leader pardons ‘tens of thousands’ of prisoners – (Al Jazeera English)
Those released from prison include some arrested in recent anti-government protests.

East African regional leaders demand ceasefire in eastern Congo – (Reuters)
East African regional leaders on Saturday renewed their call for an immediate ceasefire by all sides in the conflict in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo that pits the country's military against a rebel group it has accused Rwanda of supporting.

Jasvir Singh: 'I'm a devout Sikh - and married to a man' – (BBC News)
Jasvir Singh is a prominent Sikh voice in the UK. He is also gay, and sees no conflict between his sexuality and religion.

Weekend avalanches kill 10 in Austria and Switzerland – (BBC News)
Officials in western Austria warned winter sports enthusiasts of dangerous conditions in the area.

Britain faces largest ever healthcare strikes as pay disputes drag on – (Reuters)
Britain faces its largest ever strike by health workers on Monday as tens of thousands of nurses and ambulance workers walk out in an escalating pay dispute with the government, spelling further disruption for an already strained health system.

Analysis: China has reasons to keep cool after U.S. downs suspected spy balloon – (Reuters)
China may respond to the U.S. shooting down its suspected spy balloon after warning of "serious repercussions", but analysts say any move will likely be finely calibrated to keep from worsening ties that both sides have been seeking to repair.

Iran protests: Thousands of prisoners pardoned by ayatollah – (BBC News)
Iranians involved in anti-government protests are among those set to be released.

Situation in east Ukraine getting tougher, says Zelensky – (BBC News)
Ukrainian troops in the Donetsk region are facing very difficult conditions, the country's president says.

Iran's supreme leader issues pardon for 'tens of thousands' of prisoners – (Reuters)
Iran's supreme leader has pardoned "tens of thousands" of prisoners including some arrested in recent anti-government protests, state news agency IRNA reported on Sunday, after a deadly state crackdown helped quell the nationwide unrest.

Koch Political Machine Vows to Fight to Deny Trump GOP Nomination in 2024 – (Time)
The Koch brothers are signaling their political machine will work to nominate someone other than Donald Trump for the GOP 2024 nomination.

Pope Francis wraps up South Sudan trip, urges end to 'blind fury' of violence – (Reuters)
Pope Francis urged the people of South Sudan on Sunday to resist the "venom of hatred" so they could achieve the peace and prosperity that have eluded them through years of bloody ethnic conflicts.

Deadly wildfires rage across Chile – (BBC News)
More than 20 people are killed in Chile as wildfires sweep through 40,000 hectares of land.

Pope Mass in South Sudan: Pontiff urges people to reject 'venom of hatred' – (BBC News)
On the last day of his visit, throngs of South Sudanese filled John Garang Mausoleum to greet him.

Snow and winter storms cut power, disrupt traffic across the Balkans – (Reuters)
Gale-force winds and snow storms closed roads and left more than 25,000 households in Serbia without power on Sunday, while fallen trees disrupted traffic in neighbouring Croatia and Montenegro.


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Headlines from CNN and Fox News

Hunter Biden trying to ‘silence’ the laptop allegations is ‘very bad’: Robby Soave | Fox News Video – (Fox News)
'Reason' senior editor Robby Soave and National Public Radio’s Mara Liasson to discuss the latest news emerging from the Hunter Biden laptop controversy on ‘MediaBuzz.’

US Congress is plagued with ‘resume inflating’: Robby Soave | Fox News Video – (Fox News)
'Reason' senior editor Robby Soave and National Public Radio’s Mara Liasson discuss Rep. George Santos and the recent sexual harassment allegations he faces.

China spy balloon ‘makes us look weak’: Rep. Mike Gallagher | Fox News Video – (Fox News)
Chair of the House Select Committee on China Rep. Mike Gallagher, R-Wis., says the committee is building an investigative team to look into the handling of the spy balloon and strategies to defend American sovereignty.

Democrat-run tourist town sees 200% surge in break-ins amid violent crime spike: 'Wildly frustrating' – (Fox News)
Asheville, North Carolina, has seen a 200% monthly increase in break-ins amid a violent crime spike that comes as its police department has been hemorrhaging officers.

Connecticut armed robbers shoot store owner who pulls out legal firearms and kills suspect: cops – (Fox News)
The owner of a Connecticut clothing store used two legally owned firearms to fatally shoot a suspected armed robber who opened fire on the owner and hit him in the back, police say.

Trump, top national security officials refute claim that Chinese spy balloons transited US under last admin – (Fox News)
EXCLUSIVE: Former President Trump and a number of his top national security and defense officials refuted Biden administration officials' claims that Chinese surveillance balloons briefly transited the continental United States during the Trump administration…

China spy balloon followed a ‘specific path’ over critical US military locations: Kirk Lippold | Fox News Video – (Fox News)
China spy balloon followed a ‘specific path’ over critical US military locations: Kirk Lippold

Father Brandon Michon sounds off on the White House targeting parents: Our rights ‘were not protected’ | Fox News Video – (Fox News)
Pennsylvania mom Anita Edgarian and Loudoun County parent Brandon Michon discuss the House Judiciary committee’s ongoing investigation into the targeting of parents at school board meetings.

How to watch the 2023 Grammy Awards: Time, channels and more – (CNN)
The biggest night in music is here with the 65th Grammy Awards on Sunday.

I talked to two ex-homeless people about Newsom's 'investment' in homelessness. Their answers will shock you – (Fox News)
I talked to two ex-homeless people about Newsom's 'investment' in homelessness. Their answers will shock you about California, but they do offer some hope.

Opinion: Biden doesn’t throw away his shot – (CNN)
At first, the enormous balloon, carrying a smaller substructure roughly the length of three city buses, seemed to symbolize America's wide-open vulnerability to what the Pentagon described as surveillance from a rising power. But it also gave President Joe Bi…

Woman who killed Netflix's 'Dirty John' held his head 'like a zombie,' stabbed him through the eye – (Fox News)
Terra Newell was 25 Aug. 20, 2016, when her stepfather John Meehan attacked her from behind with a knife and she fought him off and ultimately killed him.

‘You better be pretty courageous,’ says legendary quarterback Terry Bradshaw amid NFL concussion concerns – (CNN)
Hall of Fame football player and television analyst Terry Bradshaw says the NFL may be a "tough sport" but that athletes accepted the dangers when taking part.

Live updates: China protests as US shoots down suspected spy balloon – (CNN)
China has accused Washington of 'seriously violating international practice' after the US military shot down a suspected spy balloon over the ocean. Follow here for live updates.

Live updates: China protests as US shoots down suspected spy balloon – (CNN)
China has accused Washington of 'seriously violating international practice' after the US military shot down a suspected spy balloon over the ocean. Follow here for live updates.

Shark kills teenage girl who went for swim in Australian river – (CNN)
A 16-year-old girl has been attacked and killed by a shark while swimming in a river in Perth, Western Australia, local authorities said.

China protests after US jets shoot down suspected spy balloon – (CNN)
China has expressed its "strong dissatisfaction and protest" against Washington's decision to shoot down its balloon, accusing it of "overreacting" and "seriously violating international practice."

Inside Biden’s decision to ‘take care of’ the Chinese spy balloon that triggered a diplomatic crisis – (CNN)
When President Joe Biden first learned a likely Chinese spy balloon was drifting through the stratosphere 60,000 feet above Montana, his first inclination was to take it down.

They eat ice cream and read ‘Harry Potter,’ but these North Korean YouTubers aren’t what they seem – (CNN)
But not all is as it seems in these videos, and the lives displayed are far from the norm for the impoverished millions under the dictatorship of leader Kim Jong Un.

Video shows moment US missile hits Chinese spy balloon | CNN – (CNN)
New video shows the moment a missile fired by a US fighter jet shoots down a suspected Chinese spy balloon.


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