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Canadian party makes demands for backing Trudeau's minority government Wednesday, 13 Nov 2019

OTTAWA (Reuters) - The leader of Canada's opposition New Democratic Party (NDP), Jagmeet Singh, on Wednesday threatened not to back Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's minority government unless it commits to tackling some of his policy concerns.  Full Article

Trump impeachment inquiry moves ahead after start of televised hearings 8:08am EST 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Democratic-led impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump moves ahead on Thursday after an opening day of public testimony that linked Trump to a pressure campaign to force Ukraine to conduct investigations that would benefit him politically.  Full Article  |  Video  

Hong Kong students hunker down as government dismisses curfew rumors 8:35am EST 

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters paralyzed parts of the Chinese-ruled city for a fourth day on Thursday, forcing schools to close and blocking highways, as students built campus barricades and the government dismissed rumors of a curfew.  Full Article