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Trump, stricken by COVID-19, taken to military hospital

Trump, stricken by COVID-19, taken to military hospital

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump appeared in public Friday evening for the first time since being stricken by COVID-19, boarding his Marine One helicopter for a flight to a military hospital as the virus that has killed more than 205,000 Americans
New street drug causes concern for RCMP

New street drug causes concern for RCMP

Street drugs have become more potent and lethal, as the stakes are getting raised to achieve a new high at a lesser cost.
Halloween a go despite COVID-19, says Alberta's chief medical officer

Halloween a go despite COVID-19, says Alberta's chief medical officer

EDMONTON — Alberta's chief medical officer of health says the province won't be cancelling Halloween over COVID-19 fears. But Dr. Deena Hinshaw says that means parents and kids have to make sure the fright-fest is scary for the right reasons.
Trump says he and first lady tested positive for coronavirus

Trump says he and first lady tested positive for coronavirus

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Friday that he and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus, just a month before the presidential election and after having spent much of the last year largely downplaying the threat o
SPCA investigates ‘starving horses’  sold at auction

SPCA investigates ‘starving horses’ sold at auction

New owner says one needs to be euthanized
Canadians planning safe alternatives for Thanksgiving gatherings during pandemic

Canadians planning safe alternatives for Thanksgiving gatherings during pandemic

Nadia Lloyd started planning her family's annual Thanksgiving get-together months ago when COVID case numbers were under control across the country.
High demand for flu shots? Experts hope to avoid 'twindemic'

High demand for flu shots? Experts hope to avoid 'twindemic'

October is prime time for flu vaccinations, and the U.S. and Europe are gearing up for what experts hope is high demand as countries seek to avoid a “twindemic” with COVID-19.
Federal Liberals revive bill that seeks to outlaw forced LGBTQ conversion therapy

Federal Liberals revive bill that seeks to outlaw forced LGBTQ conversion therapy

OTTAWA — The federal Liberals have reintroduced a bill that would ban forcing children or adults to undergo therapy aimed at altering their sexual orientation or gender identity.
Suburban NY diocese files for bankruptcy amid abuse lawsuits

Suburban NY diocese files for bankruptcy amid abuse lawsuits

A Roman Catholic diocese in New York City's suburbs Thursday became the largest in the U.S.
Infrastructure bank to invest $10 billion in priority areas for pandemic recovery

Infrastructure bank to invest $10 billion in priority areas for pandemic recovery

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau outlined Thursday how the Canada Infrastructure Bank intends to invest $10 billion in projects meant to create 60,000 jobs and contribute to the fight against climate change.