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Watch live as Justin Trudeau addresses soaring coronavirus cases in Canada – National

Watch live as Justin Trudeau addresses soaring coronavirus cases in Canada - National

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to speak to the media Tuesday as the number of coronavirus cases continues to surge from coast-to-coast. Trudeau is scheduled to speak outside Rideau Cottage at 11:30 a.m. ET, which will be livestreamed on this page. © 2020 Global News, a division of …

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Coronavirus outbreak at world’s largest maker of latex gloves slows production – National

Coronavirus outbreak at world’s largest maker of latex gloves slows production - National

Malaysia’s Top Glove Corp., the world’s largest maker of rubber gloves, said Tuesday it expects a two to four-week delay in deliveries after more than 2,000 workers at its factories were infected by the coronavirus, raising the possibility of supply disruptions during the pandemic. Top Glove said it has …

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1/3 of Canadians report gaining weight during coronavirus: poll – National

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A new poll suggests many Canadians are gaining weight because they’re eating more and exercising less during COVID-19 pandemic. Nearly one-third of respondents in the survey conducted by Leger and the Association for Canadian Studies said they have put on weight since March, compared to 15 per cent who …

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Risk of Thanksgiving coronavirus spike ‘extremely high’ in U.S., experts warn – National

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In Pennsylvania, if you’re having friends over to socialize, you’re supposed to wear a mask — and so are your friends. That’s the rule, but Barb Chestnut has no intention of following it. “No one is going to tell me what I can or not do in my own …

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Ghislaine Maxwell quarantining after prison staffer tests positive for coronavirus – National

Ghislaine Maxwell quarantining after prison staffer tests positive for coronavirus - National

By Staff The Associated Press Posted November 23, 2020 10:06 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Ghislaine Maxwell, the one-time girlfriend of Jeffrey Epstein, is in quarantine at a New York …

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Canada adds record 5,713 new coronavirus infections as global cases top 59 million – National

Canada adds record 5,713 new coronavirus infections as global cases top 59 million - National

Canada added 5,713 new novel coronavirus infections on Monday, bringing the country’s total case count to 337,242. Health officials across the country also said another 66 people have died after testing positive for COVID-19, pushing Canada’s death toll to 11,521. Story continues below advertisement A total of 2,148 people …

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Canada will not be doing another repatriation amid coronavirus pandemic: Champagne – National

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The federal government will not be repatriating any more travelling Canadians as the novel coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc around the world, the country’s foreign affairs minister said. Francois-Philippe Champagne made the remarks ahead of Question Period on Monday, saying that the government’s “travel advisory is very clear.” “You know …

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How risky is going home for the holidays amid coronavirus? There’s a tool for that – National

How risky is going home for the holidays amid coronavirus? There’s a tool for that - National

Going home for the holidays will be a tough decision for many Canadians as the country struggles to contain a resurgence of novel coronavirus cases. With heightened community spread of COVID-19, the federal government is urging Canadians to follow public health guidelines while celebrating this year. The official stance …

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AstraZeneca releases coronavirus vaccine data. Here’s what Canadians should know – National

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Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca and its partner Oxford University said on Monday its vaccine is highly effective in protecting against coronavirus, becoming the third drugmaker to release positive data in the scientific race to curb the pandemic. The company said it will have 200 million doses of its candidate by the …

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Canada on track for record online shopping year due to coronavirus pandemic – National

Canada on track for record online shopping year due to coronavirus pandemic - National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 23, 2020 2:59 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Statistics Canada says online sales are set to hit a record this year, amid limits …

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