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MONTREAL Quebec health authorities reported on Wednesday the highest single day increase of COVID 19 cases since the start of the pandemic by adding 1, 514 new infections. The province...
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TORONTO An outbreak of salmonella linked to pet hedgehogs has expanded into three more provinces with an additional 21 cases reported, according to . The outbreak was...
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OTTAWA Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller will be providing an update on Wednesday on the governments longstanding promise to eradicate all drinking water advisories in First Nations...
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Dr. Alexander Westphal is testifying for a third day as part of Alek Minassian’s not criminally responsible defence. He has not yet given a clear opinion on how Minassian meets...
Canada
The Huckleberry chair was operating Nov. 27 to 29 as part of the resort’s preview weekend. The opening marks the earliest that powder lovers have been able to visit the...
Canada
Dysart et al Council last week agreed to provide around 2.7 acres of town owned land to a local organization that is actively working to bring more affordable housing options to...
Canada
Nisga’a Nation declared a state of local emergency on Nov. 26 amid rising COVID 19 cases and an exposure in the Nisga’a Elementary Secondary School community. Six school aged children have...
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The public hearing for the proposed Grassy Mountain mine continued hearing witnesses’ evidence and cross examination during the week of Nov. 3. The scheduled topic items included geology, damming safety, accidents...
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The government has decided that when it comes to air travel, only dogs can be service animals, and companions used for emotional support don t count. The Transportation Department issued...
World
An undated picture made available this year by a friend of Saudi Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz shows him in the German city of Dresden, some time before his detention. AFP...
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ANNAPOLIS, Md. Midshipman Sydney Barber had her doubts about applying for the top student leadership position at the U.S. Naval Academy. A Black woman had never held the post...
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LONDON British regulators have become the first to approve the COVID 19 vaccine developed by American drugmaker Pfizer and Germany’s BioNTech for emergency use. Because trials of the vaccine have...
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TORONTO Three promising COVID 19 vaccine candidates may have spurred optimism from investors, but Royal Bank of Canada s chief executive is warning the country is not rid...
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The company’s current executive vice president and chief financial officer, Kevin Strain, will take over Connor’s presidential duties on Dec. 15. He will become chief executive when Connor retires and will...
Business
VANCOUVER The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver says November home sales were down from October — but still well above this time last year, as the market catches...
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DALLAS, TEXAS Boeing Co s 737 MAX took off on Wednesday on its first public appearance with media onboard since being grounded over fatal crashes, as one...
Sports
For our grandparents ― at least, if the movies are anything to go by ― dating used to be all about going steady with your high school sweetheart, confessing you have...
Sports
MILWAUKEE The Milwaukee Brewers are taking a step to shore up their catching situation after getting little production from that position last season. Maile, who was with the Pittsburgh...
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The Alouettes promoted Miles to defensive co ordinator and Brodeur Jourdain was named offensive line coach Wednesday. Miles was appointed as the team’s defensive backs coach and pass game co ordinator last winter and...
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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. The Buffalo Bills are in position to get healthier for their stretch run with linebackers Matt Milano and Tyrel Dodson designated to return to practice on...