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Forecasts show Alberta could begin reopening economy in May: Kenney

EDMONTON – Premier Jason Kenney says Alberta is doing better than expected on containing COVID-19 and the plan is to begin relaxing health lockdown rules next month. Kenney said details of Alberta’s relaunch plan will be revealed later this week, but they will mirror those already announced in Saskatchewan. “There will be some dates (announced),”…

Trump tells Pentagon to begin withdrawing remaining troops from northern Syria

WASHINGTON — The United States is poised to move about 1,000 U.S. troops from northern Syria amid an ongoing Turkish incursion into the region, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Sunday, calling the situation “untenable” for U.S. forces. The pull-back of troops from the region dovetails with President Donald Trump’s long-standing desire for the United…