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 2020-04-06 21:37 

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How to safely shop for groceries during COVID-19 pandemic...

Shop alone if you can. The government of Quebec says children can accompany parents into stores if needed. But as much as possible, they should stay at home...

 2020-04-06 21:21 

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April 6: 'Justin Trudeau is right to wait until Canada has more reliable tools and data.' Readers debate Canada's COVID-19 numbers so far, plus other letters to the editor...

In today's letters to the editor: COVID-19 and seniors; science and modelling; public schools; small businesses; gone to the dogs...

 2020-04-06 21:06 

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Home and auto insurers offer economic relief during COVID-19 pandemic...

Last week, Intact Financial Corp. was one of the first property and casualty insurance companies to announce that clients experiencing financial hardships may quality for relief measures such as payment deferrals, premium adjustments or the waiving of mis...

 2020-04-06 21:03 

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Now is not the time for street racers to take advantage of empty roads...

Look, if you want to die pointlessly there are ways to go about it that do not involve endangering others...

 2020-04-06 20:57 

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PACE Savings & Credit Union names Barbara Dirks as new CEO...

Dirks was formerly an executive at Royal Bank of Canada and Bank of Montreal, and most recently served as head of Canada for Silicon Valley Bank...

 2020-04-06 20:47 

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Evening Update: British PM Boris Johnson moved to ICU; new advice for Canadians to wear non-medical masks...

Also: Emergency benefit to be expanded to cover more part-time workers, Trudeau says...

 2020-04-06 20:47 

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White House pushes unproven drug for virus; doctors wary...

Medical officials warn that it's dangerous to be hawking unproven remedies, and even Trump's own experts have cautioned against it...

 2020-04-06 20:45 

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Deeply principled jurist Herbert Marx was 'the ultimate mensch on the bench'...

He served as Quebec's justice minister but resigned to protest Bourassa's decision to make outdoor commercial signs French-only in the province...

 2020-04-06 20:33 

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The weakest corporate pension plans now have even bigger problems...

Canadian companies face looming shortfalls after the market plunge...

 2020-04-06 20:23 

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Rent strikes loom across Canada as coronavirus kills daily-wage jobs...

A rent strike is gathering steam in Ontario, the country's most populous province...

 2020-04-06 20:14 

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Quebec Premier Legault sounds optimistic note, says new COVID-19 stats 'extraordinary'...

Legault said "only" eight people were hospitalized in the province with the disease over the day prior...

 2020-04-06 20:00 

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Canadians can still expect weeks or months of distancing measures, Trudeau says...

The Prime Minister said officials will have a better idea of how long the crisis will last once models and predictions are developed, but success will depend on how fully Canadians practise distancing habits...

 2020-04-06 20:00 

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RBC launches more services for clients hardest hit in pandemic using hundreds of retrained staff...

Retrained workers will help create tailored relief plans for clients who are in severe financial distress...

 2020-04-06 19:38 

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How will my children remember this pandemic?...

The coronavirus pandemic has changed life in so many ways for her children, writes Alice Irene Whittaker. She hopes they retain the important life skills learned from the experience...

 2020-04-06 19:38 

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Why are Americans trying to fight COVID-19 with guns?...

Under a President who thrives on stoking division, more armed U.S. citizens is a prospect that should scare us all...

 2020-04-06 19:18 

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Navy leader Thomas Modly calls fired carrier captain Crozier 'naive' or 'stupid'...

The Acting Navy Secretary harshly criticized Capt. Brett E. Crozier — and by implication those among the crew who had vocally supported him — in a lengthy and passionate speech aboard the ship, which is pier-side at Guam...

 2020-04-06 19:11 

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Politics Briefing: 240,000 Canadians apply for benefit within hours...

Also: Medical masks held up at Canada-U.S. border...

 2020-04-06 18:30 

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Honor Blackman, actress who played Pussy Galore in Goldfinger, dies at 94...

Blackman's family said in a statement Monday that she died peacefully of natural causes at her home...

 2020-04-06 18:28 

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Our neighbours returned from a trip to the U.S. and aren't self isolating. How can I confront them?...

Don't be afraid to speak up. Remember rogues are putting your health and maybe even your life, and the health and lives of those around you, at risk...

 2020-04-06 18:20 

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Advocacy group urges governments to help house female inmates in community during COVID-19 pandemic...

The executive director of the Elizabeth Fry Society of Mainland Nova Scotia is asking Correctional Service Canada for daily funding to help rapidly set up housing...

 2020-04-06 18:14 

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Winnipeg police charge stepmother with manslaughter in toddler's death...

Winnipeg police Const. Rob Carver said he couldn't provide many details about what is believed to have happened, but said it appears the child died from a head injury...

 2020-04-06 18:13 

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Huawei sending millions of masks to Canada as supplies grow short...

The company is said to have already delivered to Canada more than a million masks, 30,000 goggles and 50,000 pairs of gloves...

 2020-04-06 18:12 

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'The longer we go, the more we bleed money': Entrepreneurs on their struggles amid the pandemic...

Government assistance programs are insufficient, say these small business owners...

 2020-04-06 18:12 

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Pandemic personal finance update No. 3: Why you should clean out your big-bank savings account...

Plus: Why you should assess your cable TV and internet package...

 2020-04-06 18:04 

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Canadian passengers begin leaving coronavirus-stricken cruise ship in Florida...

There were 97 Canadian passengers aboard the Coral Princess, which left Santiago, Chile, on March 5 and docked in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on Friday...

 2020-04-06 18:03 

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Scientists warn COVID-19 could lead to neurological complications in some patients...

Beyond the typical symptoms of COVID-19, including fever, cough and difficulty breathing, doctors around the world have reported cases of infected patients with an array of neurological problems...

 2020-04-06 17:33 

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Struggling to keep the grandkids occupied? Here's a different kind of 'bucket list' for organizing your days...

By structuring days into different activity categories, you can provide a framework both for yourself and for the children...

 2020-04-06 17:18 

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Lady Gaga, advocacy group announce One World: Together At Home television special...

Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder and Billie Eilish are among the stars participating in the multi-hour special airing on April 18...

 2020-04-06 17:12 

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Ontario says 500,000 masks destined for province to be released by U.S....

Premier Doug Ford says Ontario only has a one-week supply of critical personal protective equipment...

 2020-04-06 16:59 

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Newfoundland and Labrador reports its second COVID-19-related death...

Chief medical officer of health Dr. Janice Fitzgerald says the latest death is a 61-year-old woman who was admitted to hospital from home...

 2020-04-06 16:59 

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Tam offers new advice: wear a non-medical mask when shopping or using public transit...

The country's Chief Public Health Officer said this measure is now being advised to help cut down on transmission where people are infected by the virus but are asymptomatic or pre-symptomatic...

 2020-04-06 16:43 

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Gateway casino IPO in jeopardy as U.S. partner faces problems...

A $1.5-billion deal Gateway struck in December with U.S. buyer Leisure Acquisition Corp. is now in jeopardy because of COVID-19...

 2020-04-06 16:26 

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Strategists' forecasts are all over the place, why bad news is losing its bite in markets, and the latest ETF Buyer's Guide...

A roundup of investment ideas for active investors...

 2020-04-06 16:22 

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Emergency benefit to be expanded to cover more part-time workers: Trudeau...

As applications open Monday, Prime Minister promises changes to program...

 2020-04-06 16:03 

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Why isn't California's coronavirus crisis as bad as New York's? Size doesn't tell the whole story...

Density, decisive action and luck are all factors in why the West Coast's outbreaks are less terrifying than the East's so far...

 2020-04-06 16:03 

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The only exit from this pandemic is through science. We must fund it...

We need diagnostics to detect and limit the spread of this virus, vaccines to provide long-term protection, and treatments to save lives in the shorter-term...

 2020-04-06 15:38 

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Coronavirus pandemic prompts increase in calls for permanent ferry linking Campobello Island to Canadian mainland...

The island has a seasonal ferry link with neighbouring Deer Island in the summer months, but New Brunswick Green Leader David Coon says a year-round ferry is a long overdue necessity...

 2020-04-06 14:53 

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Business outlook was weak even before COVID-19 devastation, Bank of Canada survey shows...

Oil and gas sector and consumer-oriented businesses hit the hardest, while grocery retailers and related transport businesses saw an upswing...

 2020-04-06 14:45 

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Gordon Pape: What life will look like after the pandemic (and the stocks that will benefit)...

A look at sectors to invest in and those to avoid...

 2020-04-06 14:32 

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The highest yielding stocks on the TSX, plus risk data...

Attention dividend hunters!...

 2020-04-06 14:28 

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2020 Open Championship called off over coronavirus concerns...

The golf major was scheduled to be played at Royal St. George's from July 16-19...

 2020-04-06 14:23 

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Emergency crews continue to battle forest fire near Chernobyl...

The fire in the contaminated area around the nuclear power plant has raised radiation fears...

 2020-04-06 13:40 

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Market movers: Stocks seeing action on Monday and why...

A roundup of some of the North American equities that made moves in both directions...

 2020-04-06 13:10 

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U.S., Britain brace for difficult week as toll from coronavirus pandemic deepens...

In Washington, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams offered a stark warning about the surge of coronavirus deaths the nation is facing...

 2020-04-06 12:53 

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MTY Food Group lays off more than half its staff as coronavirus shutters 2,100 restaurants...

The owner of brands such as Thai Express, Tiki-Ming, Tutti Frutti and Valentine also suspended its quarterly dividend and reduced its executive salaries...

 2020-04-06 12:38 

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Chorus Aviation suspends dividend, lays off staff and cuts executive salaries...

The company, which operates regional aircraft for Air Canada, says its main customer and partner has slashed its network-wide capacity in the second quarter...

 2020-04-06 11:37 

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Top stock picks for a post-virus, more connected world...

Daily roundup of research and analysis from The Globe and Mail's market strategist Scott Barlow...

 2020-04-06 11:27 

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Before the Bell: What every Canadian investor needs to know today...

Stocks set to rally at open on hopeful signs coronavirus coming under control in some countries...

 2020-04-06 11:03 

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UN chief calls for action to address 'horrifying surge' in domestic violence during coronavirus crisis...

Following his call on March 23 for an immediate ceasefire in all armed conflicts, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said it was time to appeal for an end to all violence, 'everywhere, now'...

 2020-04-06 11:02 

The Globe and Mail

Monday's analyst upgrades and downgrades...

Inside the Market's roundup of some of today's key analyst actions...

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