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B.C. announces 272 new cases of COVID-19 and 1 more death #covid19 #coronavirus
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsAlberta adds a record 622 new cases of COVID-19, as well as 5 new deaths, bringing the province's total number of d… adds 76 new COVID-19 cases, giving the province a 7-day average of 68. Nationally, there have been 231… reports 1st death due to the coronavirus. The case was among a cluster in Watson Lake, a town of about 800 pe… @CBCNews: Manitoba moves Winnipeg to 'red' on pandemic scale as number of daily cases soars to 480, more tha… reports huge increase in number of coronavirus cases with 480 in the last 24 hours, dwarfing the previous… says based on the evidence he's seeing, he's asked his health experts to give him a plan next week on easing r…
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsUpdate @CBCNews: Federal government plans to increase immigration to historically high levels, welcome in 1.2 milli… @CBCNews: Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam said the number of people being infected continues to in… live @CBCNews: Ontario Premier Doug Ford due to provide coronavirus update shortly after 1 pm ET. to begin another day of testimony from the CBSA and RCMP officers involved in #MengWanzhou arrest ... CBSA of…
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsImmigration Minister Marco Mendicino unveils 3-year immigration plan that set targets for bringing skilled workers,… suggest number of coronavirus cases will continue to rise in the short-term. Number of cases (currently… federal modelling suggests Canadians need to reduce contacts by 25% to control of COVID-19 growth. Grey line re… inmate serving a life sentence for first-degree murder has escaped Mission Institution in B.C. Roderick Muchikek…
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsMore @CBCNews: Trudeau announces additional funding to help Indigenous people and communities get through the pande… @CBCNews: Also happening, Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam will release new national projections f… LIVE @CBCNews: PM Trudeau & officials provide an update on the latest measures the government is taking to sl… adds 1,108 new coronavirus cases; that's the highest daily total in almost 2 weeks and pushes the province's… is reporting 896 new cases of COVID-19. Of those, 314 are in Toronto, 173 are in Peel Region, 115 are in Yo… @CBCNews: At least 4 dead, more than 100 reported injured in Aegean earthquake, according to Turkey's disaster… of daily coronavirus cases in the United States swells to the highest level since pandemic began, with more… @CBCNews: August marked Canada's 4th straight month of growth following the steepest drops on record back in… UPDATE: At least 20 buildings have reported damage so far. Izmir is the third biggest city in Turkey with… Turkey's interior minister reports that 6 buildings in western Izmir province were destroyed. Turkish media… Canada says pace of economic growth slowed in August as real GDP grew 1.2%, compared with a 3.1% rise in… | Brittany Osborne pleads guilty to nationwide pet scams, sentenced to 33 months in prison By: @j_whites
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsA magnitude 7.0 earthquake has struck in the Aegean Sea, 33.5 kilometres off Turkey's western coast, according to t… government to announce new immigration targets today #hw #cdnpoli
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsMeng Wanzhou scores victory as lawyers allowed to argue U.S. tried to trick Canada
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At least 6 dead, millions without power after Hurricane Zeta slammed into Louisiana and made a beeline across the S… removes firearms, ammunition from store floors in U.S., citing 'isolated civil unrest.' Move, just days bef… Wanzhou scored a victory in her battle to fight extradition to the U.S. when the B.C. judge overseeing the pro… announces 234 more cases of COVID-19 and 1 new death. breaks another record with 4,921 active cases of COVID-19. The province logged 477 new infections, continui… health authorities say new projections suggest the growth of COVID-19 is slowing, but they're still estimat… is reporting 82 new COVID-19 cases; that exceeds the province's previous daily of high of 78 set 5 day… @cbcnews COVID-19 vaccinations could begin in Quebec in early 2021, Arruda says. Quebec public health director… House of Commons observed a moment of silence in memory of the victims of the church attack in France. #cdnpoliFollow the House of Commons question period. #cdnpoliCanada extends restrictions on cruise ships and pleasure crafts to February 28, 2021. Bans ships with sleeping capa… commissioner drops probe into Morneau's WE Charity trips, but still investigating if former finance minister… sets record for highest number of daily COVID-19 cases with 193. It's the 2nd time the province has broken… LIVE @CBCNews: Quebec Premier François Legault, Health Minister Christian Dubé and Public Health Director Hor… live @CBCNews: Ontario Premier Doug Ford to provide coronavirus update; expected to speak shortly after 1 pm… Trudeau and 2 EU leaders, speaking ahead of Tuesday's US election, made clear their desire for a reset in di… Fairview embedded cameras inside its digital information kiosks at 12 shopping malls across Canada to coll… population estimate suggests only 356 North Atlantic right whales left
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsQuebec is reporting more than 1,000 coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours with 1,030. It's the 1st time the provin… on this: Lester B Pearson Board has sent a note to schools asking them to shelve this textbook while they c…
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsForty-four confirmed cases of COVID-19 are linked to a large wedding in Vaughan that took place over two days.
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsNew coral reef taller than Eiffel Tower found off Australian coast
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsMore @CBCNews: Ontario's new cases include 420 found in Toronto, the most on a single day in the city by a consider… LIVE @CBCNews: PM Trudeau speaks with the EU's 2 top political leaders. They are expected to discuss their sh…'s current Labour Party Leader Starmer apologizes to Jewish people after damning report on anti-Semitism allegati… reports 934 new cases of COVID-19. That's the highest in 4 days, and is above the average of 885 for the pr…, EU leaders meet ahead of U.S. election to reinforce support of world order #hw
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsUpdate @CBCNews: U.S. economy experienced record growth over the summer, but still has a long way to go to reach pr… U.S. economy grew at a record 33.1% annual rate last quarter in rebound from virus-caused plunge, but recovery… Health has taken over Millennium Trail Manor in Niagara Falls for 90 days
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsAlberta excrement being tested for COVID-19 as researchers refine sewage surveillance
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsPolice shooting this morning in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce. officials say it's the worst typhoon to hit the country in 20 years. Mountain expansion may not be economically viable, says think tank report #hw #cdnpoli
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsFrance's anti-terrorism prosecutor's office has opened an investigation into Thursday's killings, which marked the… Man taken to hospital in critical condition after he was shot by Montreal police in NDG. Happened at West Hi…
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsPhiladelphia police to release body cam video and 911 calls in fatal shooting of Black man. Walter Wallace Jr., sho…
More @cbcnews Sask. NDP Leader Ryan Meili claims victory in his riding, results not yet confirmed by Elections Sask… announces 287 more cases of COVID-19 and 2 new deaths. live as Saskatchewan NDP Leader Ryan Meili addresses media as mail-in ballot counting continues.… reports four more COVID-19 deaths, 410 new infections and again breaks the record for active cases in the p… @cbcnews Former U.S. Homeland Security chief of staff outs himself as 'Anonymous' who wrote criticism of Trump. @cbcnews Former Alberta MP, deputy prime minister Don Mazankowski dies at 85. #cdnpoliRe-sending after earlier tweet deleted due to typo: Don Mazankowski, ex-Alberta MP and cabinet minister, dead at 85… to be prohibited in Saskatoon nightclubs after 10 p.m., after Sask. reports 67 new cases of COVID-19. the National Hurricane Center: Zeta is making landfall near Cocodrie, Louisiana. Hurricane conditions and life… @cbcnews Former Alberta MP, deputy prime minister Don Mazankowski dies at 85. #cdnpoli'Anonymous' author reveals himself to be ex-US Department of Homeland Security chief of staff. Miles Taylor wrote a… announces 4-week national lockdown as of Friday as Covid-19 cases surge. All non-essential stores, such as r… plunge as coronavirus cases surge in US and Europe, sparking concerns about growing prospects of new wave of… @cbcnews 3 deaths, 170 new COVID-19 cases in Manitoba as hospitalizations continue to rise. from NHC: Zeta continues to strengthen. Eyewall expected to reach Louisiana coast in an hour or two. reports 170 more cases of COVID-19 and 3 additional deaths. It comes a day after the province recorded its… at North York Catholic school charged for not wearing proper PPE
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsWatch live @CBCNews: Ontario Premier Doug Ford to deliver daily coronavirus update. Due to speak at 1:30 pm ET. VIDEO CLIP: Dr. Theresa Tam says pandemic has exposed existing inequities in Canada, and some groups have bee… to close restaurants, bars, cinemas, theatres and other leisure facilities for 4 weeks to curb sharp rise i… Putman owns Sunrise Records and the HMV chain. Now he is making a go of it in the drinks business, with the la… new covid cases in #Italy today at 24,991, up 4.4% from yesterday (21,994). 204 deaths, to total of 37,905.…
Retweeted by CBC News AlertsJon Stewart will host an hour-long, current affairs series that will explore topics of national interest as well as… @CBCNews: Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam calls for more resources for health support workers, who are o… LIVE @CBCNews: Canada's Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam takes questions after releasing her annua… Jessop's family demands review of her murder investigation. Police identified the man they believe to be… LIVE @CBCNews: Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem delivers the central bank's latest outlook on the economy… markets opened lower on expectations that President Emmanuel Macron would announce tough measures during add… @CBCNews: Bank of Canada says inflation likely to remain below 2% through the end of 2022. Central bank says… is reporting 834 COVID-19 new cases, down from the province's 7-day average of 879. 299 cases are in Toron… of Canada holds rate steady, says it will remain low until inflation target of 2% is 'sustainably achieved.' B… Raptors rookie guard Terence Davis charged after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend at a New York City hot… @CBCNews: New Orleans officials announced that a turbine that generates power to the city's aging drainage pum…