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Canada is likely to exceed the U.S. infection 2021-04-08 17:48:02The assumption that we would fare better than our neighbours to the south held true through much of the pandemic's first year. Not anymore. The post

Best communities in Canada: Why Atlantic Canada comes 2021-04-08 14:40:02Our exclusive new ranking finds the long-overlooked cities of Atlantic Canada are the top places to be now that many of us are able to work and study

Canada’s top 25 communities to live and work 2021-04-08 14:39:57Our exclusive new ranking of the best places to live in the country takes into account that more of us are able to work and study from home The post C

Canada’s best communities 2021: Full ranking of 415 2021-04-08 14:39:50This year's exclusive ranking takes into account the fact that many of us can work and study from home. Explore the full list here and use the tool t

COVID-19 in Canada: How our battle to stop 2021-04-08 07:00:09The latest numbers from across country showing where the virus is, how quickly it's spreading and how fast we're rolling out vaccines The post COVI

Vaccine passports could be our ticket to normalcy. 2021-04-07 16:07:10With the scan of a code you may eventually be able to board a plane, or get into a bar. But vaccine passports are also an ethically fraught, logistica

Canada’s public health data meltdown 2021-04-07 13:52:38When needed the most, the systems that track health and vaccines were a scattered mess. How Canada went from a world leader in public health technolog

The unsettling case of Dr. Ngola, the RCMP 2021-04-07 13:22:24Craig Offman: Fifty pages of emails, memos and handwritten notes offer details into a troubled investigation into a COVID-19 outbreak The post Th

Should Ontario’s vaccine rollout prioritize essential work over 2021-04-06 16:41:44Vaxx Populi: Waiting until the peak of the third wave has passed before vaccinating essential workers doesn't make sense, says an expert The post Sho

‘We were the pandemic cohort’: How medical students 2021-04-01 15:40:23Yashoda Valliere and her fellow medical students turned helping health-care professionals into its own essential service The post ‘We were the p

Hayley Wickenheiser, a hockey hero, rallied the nation 2021-04-01 15:25:14While working the frontlines as a med student, Wickenheiser saw COVID's impact with her own eyes. She volunteered to secure badly needed PPE, and the

The real stars of this intolerable pandemic are 2021-04-01 13:45:48For your dog, these are the glory days. Your cat has seized every opportunity to bend you to his will. You're merely a supporting player. They're th

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'He was my everything': Wife of chef who New! 2021-04-21 15:39:30Warren Montgomery died Tuesday morning after contracting coronavirus variant.

Ralph Goodale appointed Canada's high commissioner to U.K. New! 2021-04-21 14:55:16Former minister of Public Safety Ralph Goodale has been appointed Canada's new high commissioner in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and

Canada's new climate change target will exceed 40% New! 2021-04-21 13:46:14The Trudeau government is expected to announce a new target for greenhouse gas emissions — at least a 40 per cent reduction from 2005 level

Ontario calls wild pigs 'ecological trainwreck.' Now it New! 2021-04-21 13:42:26Wildlife officials in Ontario are looking to create a wild pig strategy to deal with a potential porcine invasion before it's too late.

Women's world hockey championship in N.S. cancelled due New! 2021-04-21 13:20:51The championship was called off a day before participating countries were to set to arrive and begin quarantine. Players were set to come from ac

CFL delays start of season to August, cuts New! 2021-04-21 11:59:58The Canadian Football League is pushing back the start of its season to August and is also cutting down the 18-game schedule to 14 games. That means t

Bank of Canada keeps benchmark rate at record New! 2021-04-21 10:16:04The Bank of Canada opted to keep its benchmark interest rate steady at its record-low level Wednesday even as it revised its growth estimates up signi

Pandemic has increased health-care inequity for Indigenous women, New! 2021-04-21 09:00:00A new report into the barriers that Indigenous women deal with while trying to access health care during the pandemic describes serious shortcomings,

Canada's annual inflation jumped in March due to New! 2021-04-21 08:58:33Statistics Canada says the annual pace of inflation jumped higher in March due in large part to a plunge in prices a year ago, at the start of the pan

Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the New! 2021-04-21 08:27:44Health officials in Quebec have confirmed a first case of B1617, the coronavirus variant first detected in India.

Instagram evidence convinces B.C. judge teen was 'set New! 2021-04-21 08:00:00A B.C. Provincial Court judge has acquitted a teenager of sexual assault after a trail of Instagram evidence suggested the boy was “set up&rdquo

This Hamilton man stuck in hospital with COVID-19 New! 2021-04-21 06:15:00Delio Delgado has spent more than a month in hospital battling COVID-19, but when he leaves, he'll have to try and catch up on missed rent and car pa

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Nova Scotia hospitals learning from rest of Canada New! 2021-04-21 18:00:45Nova Scotia Health (NSHA) says it is closely monitoring situations outside of provincial borders and that hospitals are prepared for a rise in cases.

Saskatoon to name future street in Michif language New! 2021-04-21 17:47:08The City of Saskatoon’s civic naming committee selected the name 'Shakamohtaa' for a future street in the Brighton neighbourhood.

Optimism builds in Saskatchewan as CFL announces plan New! 2021-04-21 17:45:38Optimism is building in Saskatchewan as the Canadian Football League announced Wednesday plans to return to play for the 2021 season.

IN HER WORDS: The woman behind 2018 Vance New! 2021-04-21 17:44:33The woman who shared an allegation of inappropriate behaviour by Gen. Jonathan Vance with the military ombudsman in 2018 says she did so hoping it wou

University students could soon use smartphone app for New! 2021-04-21 16:50:43Calgary Transit is ready to launch a pilot that would allow University of Calgary students to carry their UPass on their smartphones using the My Fare

Bloc MP apologizes for taking photo of Liberal New! 2021-04-21 16:48:18Liberal MP William Amos was caught nude during a virtual meeting of Parliament last week.

Sale of Menz and Mollyz bar highlights need New! 2021-04-21 16:34:54After years of providing a safe community space, Menz and Mollyz, the only queer-owned and operated bar in Halifax, has been sold.

COVID-19: 231 new infections, 4 new deaths reported New! 2021-04-21 16:15:15There are 231 new COVID-19 infections in Saskatchewan as of Wednesday, according to health officials.

Alberta court asked to step in as SanLing New! 2021-04-21 15:53:31The Orphan Well Association has applied to have a receiver assume control of the assets of energy producer SanLing Energy, which has warned it will ce

Police estimate $1M in damages tied to house New! 2021-04-21 15:48:42Hamilton police say the fire marshal's investigation into the alleged explosion on Bonaventure Drive may take another week.

‘He tested the waters with me and got 2021-04-20 22:33:56Warning: This story contains graphic details that may be disturbing to readers. Discretion is advised. 

Trudeau says death of George Floyd was a 2021-04-20 22:23:41Floyd's death sparked protests around the globe, including in Canada, where the treatment of racialized Canadians was brought into sharp focus.

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Judge grants Meng Wanzhou's request to delay extradition New! 2021-04-21 17:58:37The hearings were scheduled to begin Monday but Meng’s lawyers said they needed more time to review documents

Jehovah’s Witnesses challenge constitutionality of B.C. privacy law New! 2021-04-21 17:56:14‘This is really the government interfering with religious practice,’ says Watch Tower society lawyer

Off-duty paramedic with PTSD issues avoids criminal record New! 2021-04-21 17:50:25Samantha Scott pleaded guilty in March to one count of dangerous driving in relation to a 2019 incident in North Vancouver

MacLean's ranks Vancouver as Canada's 174th best community New! 2021-04-21 17:45:29Sorry British Columbians, but none of our cities or towns rank among Canada's best.

Events in Metro Vancouver: Live and virtual things New! 2021-04-21 17:41:08This week’s events around Metro Vancouver include online theatre, a noted writer’s online interview and reading plus Canada’s larges

Meet the four B.C. chefs wielding whisks on New! 2021-04-21 17:30:27The new season of Top Chef Canada is one of the most diverse ever, as represented by these four talented competitors from B.C.

Dan Fumano: 3 of 4 NPA councillors quit New! 2021-04-21 17:02:45This latest defection reduces Vancouver's oldest political party to a single sitting member of council, down from five after the last election.

Art Scene: From Van Gogh to nature to New! 2021-04-21 17:00:53Artistic images surround us everywhere

City meets country in this grand Hometown Heroes New! 2021-04-21 16:30:10At more than 5,000 square feet, it’s both urbane and countrified. Its huge curb appeal comes from its sheer size and the symmetry of double-heig

Gang murder in Langley possible retaliation for Coal New! 2021-04-21 16:21:07Sources say the shooting is possible retaliation for the murder Saturday night in Vancouver of Brothers Keepers gangster Harb Dhaliwal, 31.

B.C. Budget 2021: New cash for health care 2021-04-20 17:53:43The provincial budget promised more money for health care and for seniors, after COVID-19 overburdened the health care system and deaths significantly

B.C. Budget 2021: Support for affordable housing and 2021-04-20 17:48:18"The pandemic has been hardest on those who were already struggling to make ends meet," said Finance Minister Selina Robinson.