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Canada's Trudeau, opposition leaders vow to fight racism at home Monday, 1 Jun 2020

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his rivals in the opposition vowed on Monday to fight racism at home as violent protests continued in the United States following the death of a black man in police custody in Minneapolis last week.  Full Article

 
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Violence erupts at L.A., N.Y. protests after Trump vows to bring in military 1:12am EDT 

WASHINGTON/MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday vowed to use the U.S. military to halt protests over the death of a black man in police custody, before law enforcement officers fired rubber bullets and tear gas to clear demonstrators and allow the president to walk to a church and pose for pictures.  Full Article  |  Video  

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Canada to fast-track C$2.2 billion for infrastructure to cash-strapped municipalities Monday, 1 Jun 2020 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's cash-strapped municipalities will receive C$2.2 billion ($1.62 billion) in fast-tracked federal infrastructure funding to help cover funding shortfalls in budgets battered during the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Monday.  Full Article