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From masks to cohorting, a guide to back-to-school rules across the country

From masks to cohorting, a guide to back-to-school rules across the country

Plans are being made across the country for how to safely send students back to school in the fall as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. Here is a look at what the various provinces have said about getting kids back to classes.
Grizzly attacks, injures mountain biker on remote B.C. trail

Grizzly attacks, injures mountain biker on remote B.C. trail

LILLOOET, B.C. — A grizzly bear attacked a man who was mountain biking Sunday in a remote area of British Columbia's interior.
COVID-19 crisis has failed to erode faith in Canadian health care

COVID-19 crisis has failed to erode faith in Canadian health care

While some countries have seen their health-care systems exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the way Canadians feel about medical services here did not go through an overwhelming shift
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Aug. 17

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Aug. 17

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 6:09 p.m. on Aug. 17, 2020: There are 122,872 confirmed cases in Canada.
Canada appoints new ambassador to Lebanon at critical time for country

Canada appoints new ambassador to Lebanon at critical time for country

OTTAWA — Canada has named a new ambassador to Lebanon, expediting the appointment as that country grapples with the aftermath of a major explosion in Beirut.
Canada rejects 'fraudulent' election results in Belarus: Champagne

Canada rejects 'fraudulent' election results in Belarus: Champagne

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne says Canada does not accept the results of the "fraudulent" presidential election in Belarus.
Next Conservative party leader best not take Alberta for granted: MPs

Next Conservative party leader best not take Alberta for granted: MPs

OTTAWA — Conservative MP Michelle Rempel Garner is warning that whoever is elected as the new party leader on Sunday must be prepared with robust policy for the West.
New Brunswickers to head to polls during pandemic as Sept. 14 election called

New Brunswickers to head to polls during pandemic as Sept. 14 election called

FREDERICTON — New Brunswickers will be heading to the polls Sept. 14 after Premier Blaine Higgs on Monday said the province needed stability to face the coming challenges and triggered the first election in Canada since the COVID-19 pandemic hit.
Halifax constables given suspended sentences and probation for 2016 inmate death

Halifax constables given suspended sentences and probation for 2016 inmate death

HALIFAX — A Nova Scotia Supreme Court judge on Monday handed two special constables with Halifax police suspended sentences with three years probation in the June 2016 suffocation death of an inmate at the city's detention centre.
CRA expects online services back Wednesday following cyberbreaches

CRA expects online services back Wednesday following cyberbreaches

OTTAWA — The Canada Revenue Agency expects online services to be fully restored by Wednesday after fraudsters used thousands of pilfered usernames and passwords to obtain government services.
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