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Chris Christie says he’s out of the hospital after coronavirus diagnosis – National

Chris Christie says he’s out of the hospital after coronavirus diagnosis - National

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Saturday he has been discharged from a New Jersey hospital where he spent a week, following his announcement that he had contracted the coronavirus. “I am happy to let you know that this morning I was released from Morristown Medical Center,” Christie …

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Front-line nurses suffering psychological distress, burn-out amid COVID-19: association – National

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Many nurses caring for COVID-19 patients are suffering burn-out or psychological distress, and many have faced abuse or discrimination outside of work, the International Council of Nurses (ICN) said. Supplies of personal protective equipment for nurses and other health workers in some care homes remain insufficient, it said, marking World Mental Health Day on Saturday. …

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Ontario reports 809 new coronavirus cases as death toll surpasses 3K

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Ontario reported 809 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 58,490. It marks a slight drop compared to Friday when 932 cases were reported, but still indicates an upward trend. “Locally, there are 358 new cases in Toronto, …

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Friend not following COVID-19 rules? Here’s when to call it quits  – National

Friend not following COVID-19 rules? Here’s when to call it quits  - National

The pandemic has come to cancel so many things over the last several months and one expert says it’s also time to reevaluate friendships. Relationship expert Jessica O’Reilly recently joined the hosts of Global News’ The Morning Show to answer some of the most common questions around keeping (or ending) …

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U.S. election: Trump to restart campaign with White House, Florida events – National

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Looking to shove his campaign back on track, U.S. President Donald Trump and his team laid out an aggressive return to political activities, including a big White House event on Saturday and a rally in Florida on Monday, a week after his hospitalization for a virus that has killed …

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Remembrance Day planners scrambling as coronavirus limits traditional ceremonies – National

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The Royal Canadian Legion is taking the unprecedented step of discouraging Canadians from attending Remembrance Day ceremonies this year as COVID-19 upends the traditional ways of honouring those who sacrificed their lives for Canada. Legion branches across the country are scrambling to plan stripped-down versions of the annual sombre …

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Canada adds over 2,500 new coronavirus cases, breaking previous day’s record – National

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Canada reported 2,554 new cases of the novel coronavirus Friday, setting another record high for daily reported infections. Friday’s total — only surpassed by the case count on May 3 which was inflated due to a delay in reporting in Quebec — brings the number of COVID-19 cases in …

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Coronavirus: How a Global News videojournalist is adapting to new ways of working – Montreal

Coronavirus: How a Global News videojournalist is adapting to new ways of working - Montreal

The coronavirus pandemic has changed how many people do their jobs, and that is equally true for those in news organizations. Global News videojournalist Sylvain Trudeau has been working on the road for 33 years but he says this year has been unlike any other. “The goal is to …

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Coronavirus: Montreal real estate continues to exceed expectations – Montreal

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With the arrival of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic Montreal’s residential real estate market continues to outperform expectations. Sales and price records were set again in September in areas like the West Island, and industry professionals say it’s hard to predict what will happen in the next …

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Coronavirus: What you can and can’t do in Toronto, Peel and Ottawa under Ontario’s modified stage 2

Coronavirus: What you can and can’t do in Toronto, Peel and Ottawa under Ontario’s modified stage 2

The Ontario government has announced several temporary measures under a modified stage 2 reopening plan for Toronto, Peel Region and Ottawa in an effort to slow the number of people testing positive for coronavirus. A 28-day order was issued by the Ontario government in response to “higher than average …

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