World faces coronavirus pandemic; markets brace for global recession 12:27am EST

GENEVA/BEIJING (Reuters) - The world prepared for a coronavirus pandemic on Friday as hopes the disease could be contained to China vanished and investors dumped equities in expectation of a global recession.  Full Article   |  Video

Canada to hold talks with indigenous group in bid to end blockades Thursday, 27 Feb 2020 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - A Canadian government minister was scheduled to open two days of talks with a major indigenous group on Thursday in a bid to end three weeks of rail and road blockades across the country that are harming the economy.  Full Article  

Canada hit by new rail, road barricades following arrests of indigenous protesters Tuesday, 25 Feb 2020 

OTTAWA/TORONTO (Reuters) - Protesters in Canada blocked train lines, Vancouver's port entrance and at least one highway on Tuesday in response to the arrest of 10 indigenous activists when police dismantled a rail barricade in southern Ontario a day earlier.  Full Article