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 2020-04-06 20:56 

Toronto Star

Ottawa to extend financial aid to more Canadians...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government will extend financial aid to Canadians working reduced hours but don't qualify for a program......

 2020-04-06 20:55 

National Post

One in five U.S. children with coronavirus may need hospital care- CDC...

NEW YORK — Up to 20% of U.S. children infected by the novel coronavirus require hospitalization, with infants under age 1 most likely to be in that group, according to the government's first in-depth analysis of the disease in the youngest patie...

 2020-04-06 20:54 

Toronto Sun

BONOKOSKI: Trudeau evades direct questions about the 'Two Michaels'...

On Sunday, when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held his daily press conference outside Rideau Cottage to update the COVID-19crisis, it was also the 484th day that Canadians Michael Spavor and Michae......

 2020-04-06 20:53 

CTV News

Navy leader calls fired captain of the COVID-stricken carrier 'naive' or 'stupid'...

The U.S. Navy's top leader accused the fired commander of the COVID-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt of being "too naive or too stupid" to be in charge of an aircraft carrier. He delivered the criticism to sailors who had cheered the departing ...

 2020-04-06 20:52 

CTV News

Family of woman who died from COVID-19 calls for uniform policy on hospital visitations...

Should patients who are critically ill with COVID-19 be allowed visitors? Hospitals across the country are grappling with the question, and the family of one of the latest victims of this disease is begging for a national policy....

 2020-04-06 20:51 

National Post

Former Fox executives indicted in U.S. FIFA corruption probe...

NEW YORK — U.S. prosecutors on Monday accused two former 21st Century Fox Inc executives of paying millions of dollars in bribes to secure lucrative rights to soccer matches, the latest charges in a long-running investigation of corruption surroundi...

 2020-04-06 20:51 

Global News

Coronavirus: Canadians should expect weeks or months of social distancing, Trudeau says...
 2020-04-06 20:50 

Toronto Sun

How two Canadians made it out of Turkmenistan...

Turkmenistan is a country that tends to only make the news over here when something weird happens. The small former Soviet republic in central Asia is a closed police state that routinely appears n......

 2020-04-06 20:48 

Toronto Sun

CURSE OF THE KENNEDYS: Tragedy has haunted family...

The granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy is the latest member of the famous clan to die young.Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean, 40, and her 8-year-old son, Gideon Joseph Kennedy McKean, are believed dro......

 2020-04-06 20:48 

Toronto Star

Beloved Detroit Tigers star Al Kaline dies at 85...

The right fielder was a 15-time All-Star, won 10 Gold Gloves and was elected into the Hall of Fame in 1980 in his first year of eligibility....

 2020-04-06 20:47 

CTV News

'Put on your mask': Gloria Estefan updates 80s hit for pandemic...

Gloria Estefan, one of the biggest stars of the Miami music scene during the 1980s and 1990s, has updated her hit 'Get On Your Feet' to raise awareness about how to stem infection from the coronavirus....

 2020-04-06 20:47 

The Globe and Mail

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 

The Globe and Mail

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 20:47 

National Post

Albania's coronavirus cases drop but fears grow for 'time-bomb' town...

TIRANA — Albania urged citizens on Monday to do better at social distancing after a localized rise in infections led the government to call one city a coronavirus time-bomb. Aware of its lack of intensive care facilities if it were to suffer a surge...

 2020-04-06 20:47 

National Post

South Carolina governor orders residents to stay home except for essential outings...

The governor of South Carolina on Monday ordered all residents of the state to stay at home except for essential outings to get groceries or exercise. South Carolina was one of the few U.S. states remaining that had not issued such "stay at home" ...

 2020-04-06 20:46 

National Post

Samford hires high school coach McMillan...

Samford took a nontraditional approach in its coaching search and dipped into the high school ranks to announce Bucky McMillan as its new coach on Monday. McMillan's teams at Mountain Brook High have won three straight state titles and five in his 12-...

 2020-04-06 20:46 

CBC

[ North News ]

Should the N.W.T. government name the small community with a COVID-19 case?...

Since the first case of COVID-19 was announced in the territory, the chief public health officer has said for privacy reasons, the territorial government will not release the name of the community where a COVID-19 case is, unless it's a larger centre....

 2020-04-06 20:46 

CBC

[ Saskatoon ]

Sask. doctor embraces treating patients remotely during COVID-19...

A Saskatoon doctor says she's getting used to treating many of her patients over the phone....

 2020-04-06 20:45 

The Globe and Mail

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 20:45 

Toronto Star

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

Premier Franois Legault said "only" eight people were hospitalized in the province with the disease over the day prior, a number he called "extraordi......

 2020-04-06 20:44 

Toronto Star

Here's a rundown on who looks after what in Canada's real estate industry: Ask Joe...

From local boards, to the national association, to the consumer-focussed Real Estate Council of Ontario, Canada's real estate industry is well looked ......

 2020-04-06 20:43 

National Post

Federal guidance on COVID-19 and masks...

OTTAWA — Here is the federal government's latest guidance on COVID-19 and masks: — Wearing a non-medical mask — such as a homemade, cotton covering — is an additional measure you can take to protect others around you. — I...

 2020-04-06 20:43 

Global News

Enforcement coming soon for Manitobans violating coronavirus measures...
 2020-04-06 20:43 

Toronto Star

Torstar receives 10 nominations for 2019 Canadian Association of Journalists Awards...

Toronto Star reporters Wendy Gillis, Brendan Kennedy among reporters nominated....

 2020-04-06 20:41 

National Post

Judge sides with woman accused of spying for Russia, orders new hearing...

OTTAWA — A Russian-born woman who was barred from Canada for allegedly spying on behalf of Moscow will get another chance to argue her case. In a newly released ruling, Federal Court Justice Henry Brown says Elena Crenna is entitled to a fresh immig...

 2020-04-06 20:41 

Toronto Star

Pay me now or pay me more later: The first lesson from COVID-19...

After the pandemic over let's develop a containment plan for the next time. We can pay hundreds of millions for test kits and contact tracing or hundr......

 2020-04-06 20:40 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

To understand Quebec's COVID-19 approach, look toward Germany...

Quebec Premier Franois Legault said Sunday Germany's model for dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic is "the one we all try to follow."...

 2020-04-06 20:40 

National Post

Egypt reports 149 new coronavirus cases, its highest daily toll...

CAIRO — Egypt on Monday reported 149 new coronavirus cases, its highest daily toll since confirming the first infection in February. The North African country, which also reported seven new fatalities on Monday, has so far recorded 1,322 cases inclu...

 2020-04-06 20:39 

National Post

Draft to occur in 'fully virtual format,' with team personnel kept apart...

NEW YORK — The upcoming NFL draft will take place in a "fully virtual format," the league confirmed in a letter to teams on Monday, with personnel advised to stay at home amid the coronavirus pandemic. The draft, scheduled to begin April 23,...

 2020-04-06 20:38 

Global News

Ontario court upholds murder conviction in death of girl found in burning suitcase...
 2020-04-06 20:36 

Global News

'We just want to play': Winnipeg Jets head coach still hopeful NHL season can resume...
 2020-04-06 20:33 

Global News

Woman, 61, is second person to die of COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador...
 2020-04-06 20:33 

The Globe and Mail

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

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

 2020-04-06 20:32 

Global News

Peterborough's confirmed COVID-19 cases remain at 44, more than 1,000 tested: health unit...
 2020-04-06 20:29 

CTV News

NFL will be hosting the upcoming draft through virtual format...

This year's NFL draft will be conducted in a virtual format, with team personnel working from their homes...

 2020-04-06 20:26 

CBC

Federal Court dismisses espionage claims against woman denied permission to settle in Canada...

A former Russian translator was not "spying" on a Canadian disarmament project over two decades ago, a Federal Court judge has ruled. The case of Elena Crenna saw her accused of being a spy by Canada Border Services Agency and denied permission to...

 2020-04-06 20:26 

Global News

Oliver, B.C. man released early from Okanagan jail due to COVID-19 outbreak...
 2020-04-06 20:24 

Toronto Star

Public action as well as isolation is needed to beat the COVID-19 crisis...

Now is the time to mobilize Canadians — failing to do so will only fuel public anxiety as the COVID-19 crisis deepens....

 2020-04-06 20:24 

CBC

[ Ottawa ]

Be aware of early COVID-19 signs, says ill woman's daughter...

An Ottawa woman is urging people to watch for lesser-known signs of COVID-19 after her mother ended up in the intensive care ward, leaving the rest of her family to wonder if they've been infected too....

 2020-04-06 20:23 

CTV News

COVID-19 seems to be hitting smokers more severely, scientists warn...

Scientists are warning smokers that they should quit before COVID-19 attacks their lungs, as research shows that the virus may hit those with weakened lung defences more severely....

 2020-04-06 20:23 

The Globe and Mail

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 20:23 

Global News

The Strokes share new single, 'Brooklyn Bridge to Chorus'...
 2020-04-06 20:20 

Global News

Cramahe Township man charged with impaired driving after leaving crash in Castleton: OPP...
 2020-04-06 20:19 

CTV News

Tigers legend and Baseball Hall of Famer Al Kaline dies at 85...

Baseball Hall of Famer Al Kaline has died at 85, a family friend has told The Associated Press. Kaline was a longtime star for the Detroit Tigers....

 2020-04-06 20:18 

CBC

[ Saskatchewan ]

NDP calls for Sask. government to co-ordinate manufacturing of non-medical masks for public...

As calls for non-medical mask-wearing increase across Canada, the Saskatchewan NDP is calling on the provincial government to co-ordinate the manufacturing and distribution of masks to the general public....

 2020-04-06 20:18 

Global News

Federal COVID-19 benefit omits workers with reduced hours, college students: Okanagan MP...
 2020-04-06 20:17 

Global News

Coronavirus: Ottawa's state of emergency to remain in effect until end of June...
 2020-04-06 20:17 

Global News

Oakville, Ont., man charged with arson following apartment building fire...
 2020-04-06 20:16 

CBC

Ontario Health orders 300K face shields from Kitchener company InkSmith...

The Kitchener tech company InkSmith has increased its staffing by more than eightfold and has employees working nearly round the clock to fulfill "hundreds of thousands" orders that are quickly coming in for its laser-cut face shields....

 2020-04-06 20:15 

Toronto Star

Why some white supremacists are celebrating the pandemic...

Adrian Cheung talks to Ben Makuch, national security reporter for Vice News, about why some neo-Nazis and white supremacists view the COVID-19 pandemi......

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