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Massive blast sends seismic shock across Beirut, causing thousands of casualties 4:29pm EDT

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A huge explosion in a port warehouse district near the center of Beirut killed more than 25 people, injured over 2,500 others and sent shockwaves across the Lebanese capital on Tuesday, shattering windows and causing apartment balconies to collapse.  Full Article   |  Video

Special Report: Local governments 'overwhelmed' in race to trace U.S. COVID contacts 12:32pm EDT 

By Benjamin Lesser, Dan Levine, Jaimi Dowdell and Andrea Januta  Full Article  

TSX rises on upbeat manufacturing data 10:39am EDT 

(Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on Tuesday, as data showing domestic manufacturing activity expanded in July for the first time in five months bolstered optimism around a post-coronavirus economic recovery.  Full Article