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Canadians are still flocking to parks and businesses as country braces for second wave
Published On: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 14:00:00 -0400
Even though the back-to-school season has coincided with a steady rise in Canada's active COVID-19 case count and fears that a second wave may soon be upon us, Canadians are spending less time at home than they were one month ago.
Poison mailed to White House may have come from Canada; RCMP investigating
Published On: Sat, 19 Sep 2020 20:11:00 -0400
An envelope addressed to the White House that contained the poison ricin may have come from Canada, investigators say, and the RCMP has been called in to investigate.
Why Ontario's surging COVID-19 cases haven't thrown everyone back into lockdown
Published On: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 13:03:00 -0400
The last time Ontario recorded more than 400 new COVID-19 cases in a single day, the entire province was still in Stage 1 of its reopening plan.
Why do we need sleep? Scientists say they've found the answer
Published On: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 09:40:00 -0400
According to a new study, sleep helps build the brain's infrastructure until the age of about 2-and-a-half. After that, researchers say sleep's purpose shifts to brain maintenance and repair rather than brain-building.
Canada's green agenda not hijacked by COVID-19: environment minister
Published On: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 07:13:00 -0400
Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson said the pandemic hasn’t hijacked the government’s 'big green agenda,' and warned that if left unaddressed climate change will have more of an impact on Canadians than COVID-19.
Fishermen say they are removing Indigenous lobster traps in western Nova Scotia
Published On: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 12:24:00 -0400
Non-Indigenous fishermen say they are in the process of removing lobster traps set by fishermen from the Sipekne'katik First Nation in waters off western Nova Scotia.
Ontario's COVID-19 cases dip slightly but 'extremely concerning' upward trend continues
Published On: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 10:09:00 -0400
Ontario is reporting a slight dip in the number of new COVID-19 cases after recording two days with more than 400 infections but the seven-day trend has once again increased.
Quebec COVID-19 numbers continue to surge with 462 new cases reported
Published On: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 11:17:00 -0400
Quebec public health authorities announced Sunday that 67,542 people have now tested positive for COVID-19 in the province and 5,802 people have died due to the disease since the start of the pandemic.
Tadej Pogacar wins COVID-defying Tour de France
Published On: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 12:39:00 -0400
In a stunning performance for the ages, Tour de France rookie Tadej Pogacar won cycling's showpiece race Sunday on the eve of his 22nd birthday.
COVID-19 appears to spread less in warm and wet climates, studies suggest
Published On: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 12:53:15 -0400
Warm and wet climates appear to reduce the spread of COVID-19 while cold and dry weather conditions seem to facilitate virus transmission, according to a systemic review of multiple studies.