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NEW YORK A six week old infant has died of complications relating to COVID 19, the governor of the U.S. state of Connecticut said Wednesday, in one of the youngest...
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NEW YORK Scientists offered more evidence Wednesday that the coronavirus is spread by seemingly healthy people who show no clear symptoms, and the U.S. government issued new...
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A+ The government’s amid the COVID 19 pandemic will last until at least the end of June. At the same time, the government continues to face questions about how long...
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TORONTO As cases of the novel coronavirus continue to rise across Canada, many health workers are calling on the federal government for support in providing medical supplies...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ Canada’s fight against the novel coronavirus has left front line health care workers exhausted and concerned over shortages of personal protective equipment PPE . The federal...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ A University of Saskatchewan lab says it is on the forefront of developing a vaccine for the novel coronavirus and a manufacturing lab...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ New York authorities rushed to bring in an army of medical volunteers Wednesday as the statewide death toll from the coronavirus doubled in...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ Restaurant costs for 2020 will be much lower than initially forecast as consumers spend more of their dining out budgets at grocery stores instead,...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ A senior Saudi official urged more than 1 million Muslims intending to perform the hajj to delay making plans this year — comments...
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TORONTO A new study that uses 3D modelling to compare the novel coronavirus with SARS shows that it can bind to human cells more strongly than its...
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BEIJING, CHINA China on Wednesday said it has more than 1, 300 asymptomatic coronavirus cases, the first time it has released such data following public concern over people...
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TORONTO On Monday night, one of New York City’s most recognizable skyscrapers paid a special tribute to health care workers on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic....
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ Ontario health officials say there are 10 outbreaks of coronavirus in long term care homes across the province as facilities work to isolate those...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ The City of Toronto has cancelled events through June 30 amid the coronavirus pandemic, including the annual Pride Parade. Toronto Mayor John Tory...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ The head of the Ontario nurses’ association says she is outraged with both federal and provincial governments because both are not doing enough...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo begged for health care reinforcements, saying up to 1 million more workers were needed to fight the coronavirus...
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Federal judges in Alabama, Ohio and Texas have blocked orders banning nonessential medical procedures from limiting abortion access during the coronavirus outbreak, a win for abortion rights activists as...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Ontario government has ordered the shutdown of all outdoor recreation amenities in the province as part of its response to the coronavirus...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ If the world hadn’t taken action against the COVID 19 pandemic , most of the world would have become infected and 40 million lives...
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WASHINGTON Johnson & Johnson said on Monday it had selected a lead candidate vaccine for the new coronavirus that would move to human trials by September and...