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 2020-07-01 16:23 

Global News

Alberta climbing community seeks change for 'racist, sexist' mountain, trail names...
 2020-07-01 16:20 

National Post

Trump administration sends out teams to guard monuments on July 4th weekend...

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's administration has put special law enforcement teams in place to protect monuments it believes could be vandalized by protesters over the 4th of July holiday weekend, the Department of Homeland Security anno...

 2020-07-01 16:19 

CP24

First wave of new and expanded patios open up for Canada Day, more than 400 have been approved...

The city has now approved more than 400 applications for new or expanded patios as part of its Caf TO program with hundreds more currently being mulled over by staff, Mayor John Tory says....

 2020-07-01 16:15 

National Post

House considering Wednesday vote on Senate-passed business loan program -Hoyer...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House of Representatives is considering whether to hold a vote on Wednesday on a Senate-approved extension of a $660 billion lending program in an effort to help small businesses that have been hit hard by the coronavirus, Hous...

 2020-07-01 16:13 

National Post

India bans Chinese app TikTok after violent, deadly fight at shared border...

TikTok was a sensation in India. With more than 600 million downloads, India accounted for 30 per cent of its 2 billion downloads worldwide...

 2020-07-01 16:12 

National Post

N.S. public health warns of COVID-19 exposure on recent Toronto-Halifax flight...

Nova Scotia's public health agency says people may have been exposed to COVID-19 last week on a flight from Toronto to Halifax. The agency says the potential exposure occurred June 26 on WestJet flight WS 248. The flight left Toronto at 10 a.m. and la...

 2020-07-01 16:12 

CBC

NHL expected to announce Toronto, Edmonton as hub cities: reports...

The NHL has reportedly decided on its hub cities: Toronto for the Eastern Conference and Edmonton for the West. A formal announcement has not been made, but reports from TSN and Sportsnet follow weeks of speculation of where the league's return to pla...

 2020-07-01 16:10 

National Post

United Airlines: Triples flights in August; shares rise...

** Shares of U.S. air carrier rise ~2% to $35.20; on course for weekly gain after three straight weeks of losses ** Co plans to add nearly 25,000 domestic and international flights in August, triple to that of June ** While it adds 300 daily flights from ...

 2020-07-01 16:09 

Global News

San Francisco police will stop releasing mug shots, citing racial bias...
 2020-07-01 16:08 

National Post

Report: Toronto, Edmonton likely NHL hub cities...

Toronto and Edmonton are likely to be selected as the two hub cities for the resumption of the 2019-2020 NHL season, according to multiple reports. Mandatory training camps are scheduled to begin July 10, although ESPN reported camps could be delayed unti...

 2020-07-01 16:08 

CTV News

Canada's Mackenzie Hughes happy to entertain fans and grow the sport of golf...

Mackenzie Hughes doesn't think of himself as an ambassador for golf, but when he has the opportunity to promote the sport he loves he embraces that role....

 2020-07-01 16:06 

National Post

New York expands coronavirus testing criteria to include everyone in state...

NEW YORK — New York Governor Andrew Cuomo expanded coronavirus testing criteria to include all New Yorkers on Wednesday. "We are now opening testing to all New Yorkers," he told reporters. "We have that much capacity." New York City ...

 2020-07-01 16:02 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Minnedosa residents forced to evacuate after area hit with more rain Tuesday night...

About 60 people in Minnedosa, Man. were forced to evacuate their homes Tuesday night due to flooding in the area....

 2020-07-01 16:02 

National Post

P&G says it will not announce advertising decisions as Facebook ad boycott grows...

Procter & Gamble said Wednesday that it will not make any announcements about its activities on advertising platforms, in response to a question about whether it will join the growing advertising boycott against Facebook . "Our approach has been to no...

 2020-07-01 16:01 

National Post

Quebec reports 24 more COVID-19 deaths, 66 new cases of the coronavirus...

MONTREAL — Quebec is reporting 24 more deaths attributed to COVID-19, for a new toll of 5,527. Health authorities said seven deaths occurred in the past 24 hours, while the rest occurred before June 23. The province is also reporting 66 new cases of...

 2020-07-01 16:00 

Global News

Edmonton woman wins prestigious award in honour of Princess Diana...
 2020-07-01 16:00 

The Globe and Mail

Conservative Party rule seems impossible right now...

A confluence of health, economic and political crises has rendered the right irrelevant. When asked for answers to the challenges we face, conservatism is mute...

 2020-07-01 16:00 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

This small B.C. community donated $3,000 and a trampoline to a family in need...

A small community in B.C.'s Interior has come together to raise funds and find a trampoline for a local woman dealing with paralysis and other physical and developmental challenges....

 2020-07-01 16:00 

CBC

[ North News ]

Yellowknife Father's Day portrait sessions capture moments of tenderness in turbulent time...

Samantha Mtatiro's portraits of Black and Indigenous fathers with their children was her way of giving back to her community....

 2020-07-01 16:00 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Edmonton heavy metal band wins first Juno Award...

When he found out his band had won a Juno Award this week, Dan Cleary said he hoped it would help validate the band to some audiences....

 2020-07-01 15:59 

Vancouver Sun

VIDEO: Prince William and Kate thank Fraser Health staff for COVID-19 work...
 2020-07-01 15:58 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

CEO of St. Boniface Hospital riding out 1st wave of pandemic in Quebec...

For the past two months, the head of St. Boniface Hospital in Winnipeg has been 1,800 kilometres and two provinces away, overseeing her facility's response to the pandemic from her home in Montreal....

 2020-07-01 15:57 

National Post

Turkey asks EU to correct 'mistake' of travel list exclusion...

ANKARA — Turkey said on Wednesday it is disappointed by the European Union's decision to exclude it from a list of countries recommended for non-essential travel and called on the bloc to correct the "mistake" as soon as possible. The Tu...

 2020-07-01 15:56 

National Post

Leading House Democrat seeks full intelligence briefing on Russia bounty reports...

WASHINGTON — Leading Democratic lawmaker Steny Hoyer called on President Donald Trump on Wednesday to make top U.S. intelligence officials available to the full House of Represertatives for a briefing on reports that Russia offered Afghanistan's...

 2020-07-01 15:55 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Celeigh Cardinal wins 2020 Juno for Indigenous Artist of the Year...

Edmonton-based Mtis singer songwriter Celeigh Cardinal has earned one of the highest honours in Canadian music....

 2020-07-01 15:54 

CBC

[ North News ]

Lynda Dickson re-elected as chief of Carcross/Tagish First Nation...

Lynda Dickson has been re-elected as the chief of Carcross/Tagish First Nation in Yukon, with a five-vote margin....

 2020-07-01 15:54 

CBC

[ Prince Edward Island ]

COVID-19 on P.E.I.: What's happening Canada Day 2020...

P.E.I. will not have it's typical influx of visitors for Canada Day, but the province is only days away from welcoming visitors from other Atlantic provinces....

 2020-07-01 15:54 

CTV News

Cancel Canada Day: Marches protesting Indigenous injustice planned in multiple cities...

Indigenous activists across the country will mark a day of mourning during peaceful 'Cancel Canada Day' marches aimed at shedding light on injustices experienced in their community....

 2020-07-01 15:53 

Global News

Detroit man sentenced to 3 life terms in prison for LGBTQ killings...
 2020-07-01 15:51 

Global News

Nova Scotia reports 1 new travel-related case of COVID-19 on Canada Day...
 2020-07-01 15:49 

CTV News

MLB stars say it's time to pull Landis name off MVP plaques...

MLB players are calling out the removal of Kenesaw Mountain Landis name from the MVP trophy that is engraved in large letters. Landis was baseball's first commissioner and there were no Black players in the majors during his reign from 1920 until his ...

 2020-07-01 15:47 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Campers try to rescue man after Lake Ainslie accident...

A 58-year-old man from Port Hawkesbury, N.S. died in Lake Ainslie on Wednesday morning, but police say it is still unclear exactly how the man died....

 2020-07-01 15:45 

Global News

Niagara police bust $34M illegal cannabis operation, arrest 11 people...
 2020-07-01 15:44 

Toronto Star

Toronto, Edmonton on verge of being named NHL hub cities pending CBA agreement, source says...

Get ready for an all-Canadian party when the NHL resumes its season with a 24-team playoff....

 2020-07-01 15:44 

CBC

Stocks rise as Wall Street heads for 3rd straight gain...

Stocks are drifting higher in morning trading on Wall Street, putting the market on track for its third gain in a row....

 2020-07-01 15:43 

Toronto Sun

Canadian hockey hubs, Olympics and CBA deal near...

Welcome to a Canada Day hockey hashtag of Toronto and Edmonton as hub cities, COVID-19, the collective bargaining agreement (CBA), and a possible return of the National Hockey League to the Olympic......

 2020-07-01 15:43 

Global News

RCMP investigating series of suspicious fires in northwestern New Brunswick...
 2020-07-01 15:43 

Newsfile Corp.

Ryder Deadline Alert: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 In Ryder System, Inc. To Contact The Firm...

New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - July 1, 2020) - Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in Ryder System, Inc. ("Ryder" or the "Company") (NYSE:R) of the July 20, 2020 deadline to seek the role ...

 2020-07-01 15:42 

The Globe and Mail

France freezes role in NATO naval force amid Turkey tensions...

A ministry official said France wants NATO allies to 'solemnly reaffirm their attachment' to the arms embargo on Libya, which is being policed in part by a European Union naval operation...

 2020-07-01 15:42 

CTV News

Zoom got big fast. Then videobombers made it rework security...

Back in March as the coronavirus pandemic gathered steam in the U.S., a largely unheralded video-conferencing service suddenly found itself in the spotlight....

 2020-07-01 15:36 

National Post

Soccer-Four more MLS players test positive for coronavirus...

NEW YORK — Four additional Major League Soccer players (MLS) have tested positive for COVID-19, a week ahead of the kickoff of the MLS is Back Tournament in Orlando, Florida. All four are part of a delegation staying at the MLS host hotel, the leagu...

 2020-07-01 15:36 

National Post

Pompeo urges Turkey to maintain the status of Hagia Sophia as museum...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday urged Turkey to continue to maintain the status of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul as a museum, a day before an expected court ruling that may give the legal foundation to groups asking to resto...

 2020-07-01 15:35 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

'Keep your guard up' Strang warns as new COVID-19 case reported...

Nova Scotia reported a new case of COVID-19 on Wednesday, following another new case identified on Tuesday....

 2020-07-01 15:35 

National Post

U.S. handled bounty matter correctly regarding force protection -Pompeo...

WASHINGTON — The United States handled reported intelligence that Russia was paying bounties to Taliban-affiliated militants to kill U.S. soldiers correctly in terms of the protection of U.S. troops, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wedne...

 2020-07-01 15:29 

National Post

Hall of Fame coach Cowher recovered from coronavirus...

Former Pittsburgh Steelers coach and Hall of Famer Bill Cowher is recovered from the coronavirus, which he said he learned after testing positive for antibodies recently. Cowher said he and his wife traveled to Hawaii and then spent time in New York, dini...

 2020-07-01 15:28 

National Post

Gabon blocks European travelers after EU 'safe list' snub...

LIBREVILLE — Gabon's government said on Wednesday that European tourists and business travelers would not be granted visas after the European Union excluded it from a "safe list" of countries from which the bloc is allowing non-essential...

 2020-07-01 15:28 

National Post

Trump tries to reinvigorate election bid by replacing campaign head with ex-NASA official...

The reshuffle came as top donors were becoming more concerned over the management of the campaign and Trump's falling poll numbers...

 2020-07-01 15:28 

Newsfile Corp.

Progress Partners Advises Wild Sky Media on Its Sale to Bright Mountain...

Wild Sky Media is a portfolio of female-focused, content brands - including CafeMom, Mom.com and LittleThings. The properties have extensive, cross-generational reach and offer engaging article and video content. Boston, Massachusetts--(Newsfile Corp. - J...

 2020-07-01 15:27 

National Post

UK emergency remdesivir supplies adequate to treat COVID-19, official says...

LONDON — Britain has adequate supplies of Gilead's remdesivir for emergency use to treat hospitalized COVID-19 patients, England's deputy chief medical officer said on Wednesday, though he warned of potential difficulties securing future sup...

 2020-07-01 15:27 

CTV News

Canada Day during a pandemic: What's open and closed across the country...

As on any Canada Day, banks, most malls (except certain designated ones), government offices, provincially-run liquor and beer stores, most grocery stores and malls, libraries, and Canada Post will shut down on July 1. But this is a Canada Day like no oth...

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