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Mitchell Trevor

Mitchell Trevor is our political analyst and news reporter based out of U.S.
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WHO warns virus may be here to stay as toll nears 300,000

The coronavirus may never go away and populations will have to learn to live with it just as they have HIV, the...

Study ties ‘Obamacare’ to fewer cancer deaths in a few states

Cancer deaths have dropped more in states that expanded Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act than in states that did not,...

South Africa to ease coronavirus restrictions cautiously: Ramaphosa

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Wednesday he aimed to further ease restrictions imposed to curb the new coronavirus, but places...

Native American tribe says sovereignty allows checkpoints

The head of a Native American tribe said Wednesday it won’t comply with South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem’s demand to remove coronavirus...

Canada, U.S. appear likely to extend travel restrictions until June 21

Canada and the United States appear likely to extend a ban on non-essential travel until June 21 amid the ongoing novel coronavirus...

South Africa amends arms export document after inspection row

South Africa has made a subtle change to arms export rules that could unlock more than a billion dollars of weapons sales...

Judge rejects petition to release Guatemala ex-president

A judge on Tuesday rejected an appeal by jailed Guatemalan ex-president Otto Perez to be released into house arrest over fears of...

US Supreme Court debates demands for Trump’s tax records

President Donald Trump's claim of a near absolute right to keep his finances secret rose to the Supreme Court on Tuesday, the...

Lesotho PM Thabane says he will resign on Wednesday: report

Lesotho’s Prime Minister Thomas Thabane will leave office on Wednesday, clearing the way for a solution to a political crisis that erupted...

Congo president replaces chief of staff amid graft trial

Congo President Felix Tshisekedi has temporarily replaced his chief of staff Vital Kamerhe who is charged with stealing public funds, the president’s...

Angola’s dos Santos wants graft case dropped, cites documents she calls forged

Angolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos called on Tuesday for a corruption case against her to be dropped, accusing Angolan authorities of using...

Canada to give seniors one-time payment to help with coronavirus costs

Canada will give seniors living on a fixed income a one-time payment ranging from C$300 ($215) to C$500 to help deal with...

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Bolsonaro joins protesters as Brazil politics heats up amid pandemic

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Sunday hailed supporters rallying in the country’s capital to back his administration as an unfolding political scandal...

Western Australia hit by ‘once-in-a-decade’ storm

Australia's western coast is being battered by a huge storm, with strong winds buffeting the main city of Perth. Rains and waves...

Taiwan promises ‘necessary assistance’ to Hong Kong’s people

Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with “necessary assistance”, President Tsai Ing-wen said, after a resurgence in protests in the...

UK PM Boris Johnson says schools in England set to reopen on 1 June as planned

The prime minister has admitted it will be "tough" to reopen schools at the start of next month but has pledged to...