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Groups 'shocked' by minister's approach to inquiry into Nova Scotia mass murder

A coalition of groups devoted to eliminating gender-based violence across Canada is urging Ottawa and Nova Scotia to refrain from using a restorative justice approach for a promised inquiry into the mass killing that claimed 22 lives in the Maritime province.
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Groups 'shocked' by minister's approach to inquiry into Nova Scotia mass murder

A coalition of groups devoted to eliminating gender-based violence across Canada is urging Ottawa and Nova Scotia to refrain from using a restorative justice approach for a promised inquiry into the mass killing that claimed 22 lives in the Maritime province.

Montreal police unveil policy on street checks, ban stops based on discriminatory criteria

The Service de police de la ville de Montreal (SPVM) announced a new policy on street checks on Wednesday, which aims to put an end to stops based on discriminatory criteria.
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Montreal police unveil policy on street checks, ban stops based on discriminatory criteria

The Service de police de la ville de Montreal (SPVM) announced a new policy on street checks on Wednesday, which aims to put an end to stops based on discriminatory criteria.

Travel to Canada continues to be down from year before: CBSA

As more countries reopen their borders to international travel following months of restrictions, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) says there continues to be a significant drop in travellers arriving in Canada, compared with the same time last year.
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Travel to Canada continues to be down from year before: CBSA

As more countries reopen their borders to international travel following months of restrictions, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) says there continues to be a significant drop in travellers arriving in Canada, compared with the same time last year.

Toronto cop charged in wake of alleged Liberian warlord's murder in London, Ont.

London police have arrested and charged a Toronto police officer, who happens to be the father of a suspect wanted in relation to the death of a former alleged war criminal and National Patriotic Front of Liberia member.
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Toronto cop charged in wake of alleged Liberian warlord's murder in London, Ont.

London police have arrested and charged a Toronto police officer, who happens to be the father of a suspect wanted in relation to the death of a former alleged war criminal and National Patriotic Front of Liberia member.

Family members haunted by lack of care for seniors during outbreak at Lynn Valley Care Centre

A group of women with family members at Lynn Valley Care Centre in North Vancouver are speaking out about what they saw during the beginning of the facility's deadly COVID-19 outbreak.
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Family members haunted by lack of care for seniors during outbreak at Lynn Valley Care Centre

A group of women with family members at Lynn Valley Care Centre in North Vancouver are speaking out about what they saw during the beginning of the facility's deadly COVID-19 outbreak.

Survivors of the '60s Scoop share stories of displacement in new interactive map

Indigenous survivors of the '60s Scoop are reuniting and sharing their stories thanks to a new online interactive map.
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Survivors of the '60s Scoop share stories of displacement in new interactive map

Indigenous survivors of the '60s Scoop are reuniting and sharing their stories thanks to a new online interactive map.

CFIA cancels imports of some puppies from Ukraine after dead dogs found on plane

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says it will not allow commercial puppies under the age of eight months to be imported from Ukraine after dozens of dead or sick dogs were found on a flight at Toronto's airport.
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CFIA cancels imports of some puppies from Ukraine after dead dogs found on plane

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says it will not allow commercial puppies under the age of eight months to be imported from Ukraine after dozens of dead or sick dogs were found on a flight at Toronto's airport.

RCMP say no charges will be laid after probe into Moncton induced-labour case

New Brunswick RCMP say no charges will be laid after women at the Moncton Hospital were allegedly given a labour-inducing drug without their consent last year.
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RCMP say no charges will be laid after probe into Moncton induced-labour case

New Brunswick RCMP say no charges will be laid after women at the Moncton Hospital were allegedly given a labour-inducing drug without their consent last year.

Ontario set to extend some emergency orders until next year

Ontario introduced new legislation Tuesday to enable the extension of some pandemic emergency orders over the next year, a move an opposition critic said could curb checks on the powers granted to the government.
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Ontario set to extend some emergency orders until next year

Ontario introduced new legislation Tuesday to enable the extension of some pandemic emergency orders over the next year, a move an opposition critic said could curb checks on the powers granted to the government.

Vancouver school teacher investigated for alleged sexual assault of student

Crown prosecutors are reviewing allegations that a teacher at a high school on Vancouver’s west side sexually assaulted a 16-year-old student, CTV News has learned.
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Vancouver school teacher investigated for alleged sexual assault of student

Crown prosecutors are reviewing allegations that a teacher at a high school on Vancouver’s west side sexually assaulted a 16-year-old student, CTV News has learned.

From proper cleaning to storing: Everything to know about face masks

From how to wear them to how to store them, experts answer some commonly asked questions regarding the proper use of face masks during the pandemic.
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From proper cleaning to storing: Everything to know about face masks

From how to wear them to how to store them, experts answer some commonly asked questions regarding the proper use of face masks during the pandemic.

Canadians less likely than most to wear masks when out in public, poll finds

Recent polling data shows that Canadians are more likely than Americans to praise their government's handling of COVID-19 and keep their hands to themselves in public, but less likely to wear masks when out of the house.
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Canadians less likely than most to wear masks when out in public, poll finds

Recent polling data shows that Canadians are more likely than Americans to praise their government's handling of COVID-19 and keep their hands to themselves in public, but less likely to wear masks when out of the house.

Ontario records dip in new COVID-19 cases, two new deaths

Officials confirmed an additional 112 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, which is a significant decrease from the 154 new infections reported on Monday.
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Ontario records dip in new COVID-19 cases, two new deaths

Officials confirmed an additional 112 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, which is a significant decrease from the 154 new infections reported on Monday.

Adventure around the world ends early for Ont. family due to COVID-19

An Ontario family who planned to take a yearlong adventure around the world have returned to Canada after cutting the trip short due to COVID-19.
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Adventure around the world ends early for Ont. family due to COVID-19

An Ontario family who planned to take a yearlong adventure around the world have returned to Canada after cutting the trip short due to COVID-19.

Visible minority groups more vulnerable to financial impacts of COVID-19: StatCan

High poverty rates among most visible minority groups prior to COVID-19 make them more vulnerable to the financial impact of work disruptions amid the pandemic, according to new survey results from Statistics Canada.
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Visible minority groups more vulnerable to financial impacts of COVID-19: StatCan

High poverty rates among most visible minority groups prior to COVID-19 make them more vulnerable to the financial impact of work disruptions amid the pandemic, according to new survey results from Statistics Canada.

Health scans ramping up at 36 'high-volume' border crossings

Canada’s most highly occupied points of entry will see an increase in the presence of public health officials performing health scans as international travel ramps up following months of restrictions.
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Health scans ramping up at 36 'high-volume' border crossings

Canada’s most highly occupied points of entry will see an increase in the presence of public health officials performing health scans as international travel ramps up following months of restrictions.

After prior rejections, Alberta announces sandhill crane hunt for this fall

Alberta has announced there will be a sandhill crane hunting season this fall - a hunt that's been opposed by an environmental group and was previously rejected by the provincial government three times.
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After prior rejections, Alberta announces sandhill crane hunt for this fall

Alberta has announced there will be a sandhill crane hunting season this fall - a hunt that's been opposed by an environmental group and was previously rejected by the provincial government three times.

Ontario plans to stop Grade 9 students from streaming into applied or academic tracks

The Ontario government plans to stop its Grade 9 “applied” and “academic” track streaming, a spokesperson for the ministry of education confirmed Monday.
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Ontario plans to stop Grade 9 students from streaming into applied or academic tracks

The Ontario government plans to stop its Grade 9 “applied” and “academic” track streaming, a spokesperson for the ministry of education confirmed Monday.

Pediatricians calling for return to school in September, with masks and staying apart

Pediatricians on both sides of the border are calling for a return to school in September, with American doctors recommending masks, one-metre spacing, assigned seats on buses and one-way hallways.
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Pediatricians calling for return to school in September, with masks and staying apart

Pediatricians on both sides of the border are calling for a return to school in September, with American doctors recommending masks, one-metre spacing, assigned seats on buses and one-way hallways.

Quebec reports that 79 more people have tested positive for COVID-19, eight have died

Quebec public health authorities announced Sunday that 55,863 people have now tested positive for COVID-19, while 5,574 have died due to the virus.
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Quebec reports that 79 more people have tested positive for COVID-19, eight have died

Quebec public health authorities announced Sunday that 55,863 people have now tested positive for COVID-19, while 5,574 have died due to the virus.

Man dead in St. John's as police investigate 'suspicious' early-morning incident

A man has been found dead in St. John's, hours after police closed a street and advised residents to stay inside their homes.
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Man dead in St. John's as police investigate 'suspicious' early-morning incident

A man has been found dead in St. John's, hours after police closed a street and advised residents to stay inside their homes.

Ontario reports 138 new COVID-19 cases as all but four regions report five or fewer infections

For the sixth straight day, Ontario health officials reported fewer than 200 new COVID-19 cases as all but four public health units recorded five or fewer new infections.
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Ontario reports 138 new COVID-19 cases as all but four regions report five or fewer infections

For the sixth straight day, Ontario health officials reported fewer than 200 new COVID-19 cases as all but four public health units recorded five or fewer new infections.

COVID-19 puts people with disabilities at higher risk, advocates say

There are more than six million Canadians with a disability, and many of them are especially vulnerable to the impact of COVID-19, health organizations and advocates say.
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COVID-19 puts people with disabilities at higher risk, advocates say

There are more than six million Canadians with a disability, and many of them are especially vulnerable to the impact of COVID-19, health organizations and advocates say.

'It's a lot of hurt': Regina families cope with overdose deaths, encourage others to keep naloxone kits

During a year where two dozen people are confirmed to have died from drug overdoses in Regina so far, many families are left to deal with the aftermath of losing a loved one to addiction.
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'It's a lot of hurt': Regina families cope with overdose deaths, encourage others to keep naloxone kits

During a year where two dozen people are confirmed to have died from drug overdoses in Regina so far, many families are left to deal with the aftermath of losing a loved one to addiction.

287 COVID-19 investigations on Alberta First Nation amid jump in cases

A First Nation east of the city of Calgary has ordered a curfew to be put in place as a result of a spike in suspected COVID-19 cases.
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287 COVID-19 investigations on Alberta First Nation amid jump in cases

A First Nation east of the city of Calgary has ordered a curfew to be put in place as a result of a spike in suspected COVID-19 cases.

317 COVID-19 investigations on Alberta First Nation amid jump in cases

A First Nation east of the city of Calgary has ordered a curfew to be put in place as a result of a spike in suspected COVID-19 cases.
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317 COVID-19 investigations on Alberta First Nation amid jump in cases

A First Nation east of the city of Calgary has ordered a curfew to be put in place as a result of a spike in suspected COVID-19 cases.

14-year-old charged with murder in Winnipeg Canada Day shooting

Winnipeg police have charged a 14-year-old male with first-degree murder in connection with a homicide on Canada Day that left a 27-year-old woman dead.
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14-year-old charged with murder in Winnipeg Canada Day shooting

Winnipeg police have charged a 14-year-old male with first-degree murder in connection with a homicide on Canada Day that left a 27-year-old woman dead.

Local MP has family connection to 'large' St. Thomas, Ont. drug bust

Two people are facing charges after several firearms and $35,500 worth of drugs were seized from a Talbot Street apartment around midday on Thursday.
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Local MP has family connection to 'large' St. Thomas, Ont. drug bust

Two people are facing charges after several firearms and $35,500 worth of drugs were seized from a Talbot Street apartment around midday on Thursday.