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‘Lean on me’: Loved ones serenade seniors outside care home with COVID-19 outbreak‘Lean on me’: Loved ones serenade seniors outside care home with COVID-19 outbreak

‘Lean on me’: Loved ones serenade seniors outside care home with COVID-19 outbreak

They stood on the sidewalks or leaned out of the sunroofs of their cars, swaying to the music and waving…

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‘I’m phobic of debt’: Small business owners not in love with federal government’s emergency loans‘I’m phobic of debt’: Small business owners not in love with federal government’s emergency loans

‘I’m phobic of debt’: Small business owners not in love with federal government’s emergency loans

Canadian small business owners listened closely to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau on Friday as they…

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Hockey equipment company Brian’s Custom Sports shifts to producing medical suppliesHockey equipment company Brian’s Custom Sports shifts to producing medical supplies

Hockey equipment company Brian’s Custom Sports shifts to producing medical supplies

It only took a single text message for the sewing team at Brian's Custom Sports to join the fight against…

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Sophie Grégoire Trudeau ‘feeling great’ 2 weeks after positive COVID-19 test: PM Sophie Grégoire Trudeau ‘feeling great’ 2 weeks after positive COVID-19 test: PM 

Sophie Grégoire Trudeau ‘feeling great’ 2 weeks after positive COVID-19 test: PM

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Saturday his wife is recovering from COVID-19 and is "feeling great" after contracting the virus…

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Trudeau non-committal on using tariffs or joint action with U.S. to help oilpatchTrudeau non-committal on using tariffs or joint action with U.S. to help oilpatch

Trudeau non-committal on using tariffs or joint action with U.S. to help oilpatch

As the price of oil crashed to record levels, the federal help flagged on Wednesday to arrive in "hours, possibly…

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N.W.T. chief public health officer names and shames travelling reality TV starN.W.T. chief public health officer names and shames travelling reality TV star

N.W.T. chief public health officer names and shames travelling reality TV star

Ice Lake Rebels star “Pike” Mike Harrison was publicly shamed for violating restrictions on travel to the N.W.T.

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Canadian nurse working at Detroit hospital: ‘We are fighting a war’Canadian nurse working at Detroit hospital: ‘We are fighting a war’

Canadian nurse working at Detroit hospital: ‘We are fighting a war’

"A lot of our patients die without the support of their family around them because of what's going on and…

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No more domestic travel by plane or train for those showing symptoms, Trudeau saysNo more domestic travel by plane or train for those showing symptoms, Trudeau says

No more domestic travel by plane or train for those showing symptoms, Trudeau says

Domestic travel by plane or train will soon be off the table for anyone exhibiting symptoms of coronavirus, Prime Minister…

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Trudeau addresses Canadians a day after pledging more support for small businessesTrudeau addresses Canadians a day after pledging more support for small businesses

Trudeau addresses Canadians a day after pledging more support for small businesses

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to deliver his daily address to Canadians outside his Rideau Cottage home in Ottawa,…

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Coronavirus: What’s happening in Canada and around the world on SaturdayCoronavirus: What’s happening in Canada and around the world on Saturday

Coronavirus: What’s happening in Canada and around the world on Saturday

The Chinese city of Wuhan — where the novel coronavirus outbreak first emerged late last year — began lifting a two-month lockdown…

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Former Humboldt Bronco files $13.5M lawsuit against bus driver, provincesFormer Humboldt Bronco files $13.5M lawsuit against bus driver, provinces

Former Humboldt Bronco files $13.5M lawsuit against bus driver, provinces

A former Humboldt Bronco hockey player has filed a $13.5-million lawsuit against those he accuses of being responsible for the…

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‘Stand strong’: Charities brace for a lean season as pandemic cuts into donations, volunteer base‘Stand strong’: Charities brace for a lean season as pandemic cuts into donations, volunteer base

‘Stand strong’: Charities brace for a lean season as pandemic cuts into donations, volunteer base

With a sudden drop in volunteers, restrictions on the services they can provide and an increased demand for assistance, charities…

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First Nations can now delay elections during COVID-19 pandemic, says federal ministerFirst Nations can now delay elections during COVID-19 pandemic, says federal minister

First Nations can now delay elections during COVID-19 pandemic, says federal minister

First Nations which postpone their elections because of the COVID-19 pandemic will not be penalized by the federal government, as…

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4 passengers die on stranded cruise ship carrying 247 Canadians4 passengers die on stranded cruise ship carrying 247 Canadians

4 passengers die on stranded cruise ship carrying 247 Canadians

Four passengers have died on board a Holland America Line cruise ship currently sailing off the coast of Panama. Many…

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Government boosts wage subsidy to 75% for small, medium businesses to avoid layoffs during COVID-19 crisisGovernment boosts wage subsidy to 75% for small, medium businesses to avoid layoffs during COVID-19 crisis

Government boosts wage subsidy to 75% for small, medium businesses to avoid layoffs during COVID-19 crisis

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today announced more help for small and medium-sized businesses to keep employees on the payroll during…

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