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Alberta awards prize to essay that argues women should pick babies over careers

Alberta awards prize to essay that argues women should pick babies over careers

The United Conservative government removed the essay from its legislature website on Tuesday following a wave of social media condemnation
Top commander defends military's vaccine requirement, says 'tweak' in the works

Top commander defends military's vaccine requirement, says 'tweak' in the works

The public service vaccine mandate was suspended in June but the military one persists, a fact that has heightened criticism of the military's policy
House of Commons transport committee will investigate airport delays

House of Commons transport committee will investigate airport delays

The committee will invite Transport Minister Omar Alghabra to testify and will hold its first hearing by the end of next week
Ford throne speech says more can be done on health staffing; offers no new solutions

Ford throne speech says more can be done on health staffing; offers no new solutions

Lt.-Gov. Elizabeth Dowdeswell delivered Ford's speech from the throne, which marks the start of a new legislative session, and it said the Progressive Conservative government is working with health-system stakeholders to identify ideas to tackle the issue
Sunscreen 101: facts you need to know

Sunscreen 101: facts you need to know

The ingredients in a sunscreen product depend on whether they fall into one of two categories: organic or mineral.
Ontario confident in monkeypox vaccine strategy, Moore says, but some seek expansion

Ontario confident in monkeypox vaccine strategy, Moore says, but some seek expansion

Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Kieran Moore said the province has vaccinated more than 20,000 people against monkeypox so far, with the priority group being gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men that meet certain criteria
Masking to remain optional in Ontario schools in the fall

Masking to remain optional in Ontario schools in the fall

Masks will be provided to students and staff who want to keep wearing them and rapid antigen tests will also be made available to school boards.
Liberals planning temporary solution to dental care promise: sources

Liberals planning temporary solution to dental care promise: sources

The Liberals promised the NDP a new dental-care program for low- and middle-income families in March as part of a supply and confidence agreement to prevent an election before 2025
CRA says it has $1.4 billion in uncashed cheques sitting in its coffers

CRA says it has $1.4 billion in uncashed cheques sitting in its coffers

The federal agency says it has approximately $1.4 billion worth of uncashed cheques in its coffers that have accumulated over the years, with some dating back to 1998
Sextortion boom coincides with pandemic's online shift, as experts raise alarm

Sextortion boom coincides with pandemic's online shift, as experts raise alarm

As authorities aim to educate youth and parents about online sex crimes, experts are calling for more regulation, education and law enforcement