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Race and socio-economic data should be considered during COVID-19: expert

Race and socio-economic data should be considered during COVID-19: expert

As numbers coming out of the United States show black populations disproportionately affected, advocates wonder why Canada wasn't considering race-based data collection
Ontario getting close to reopening parks, retail curbside pickup, Ford says

Ontario getting close to reopening parks, retail curbside pickup, Ford says

Ontario reported 370 new cases of COVID-19 Monday, bringing the provincial total 2.1 per cent higher than the previous day, part of a downward trend
Lawsuits over COVID-19 handling in nursing homes raise questions about standard of care

Lawsuits over COVID-19 handling in nursing homes raise questions about standard of care

The ongoing global health crisis that has disproportionately affected the elderly poses a unique and unprecedented backdrop for such civil actions, which have emerged in Ontario and Quebec in recent weeks, experts say
Some seasonal businesses to reopen in Ontario today as COVID-19 spread slows

Some seasonal businesses to reopen in Ontario today as COVID-19 spread slows

The businesses include garden centres that offer curbside pick-up, lawn care and landscaping companies and automatic car washes.
Rapid test for COVID-19 recalled after Health Canada expresses concerns

Rapid test for COVID-19 recalled after Health Canada expresses concerns

Company says concern centres around the swab used, not accuracy of the test reagents or portable analyzer
<updated>WATCH: </updated>Trudeau announces $175M investment in ‘promising’ COVID-19 research

WATCH: Trudeau announces $175M investment in ‘promising’ COVID-19 research

Prime Minister presents funding promises for online health care, virus research, and child care
<updated>WATCH: </updated>Ford takes aim at Trudeau government's gun control measures

WATCH: Ford takes aim at Trudeau government's gun control measures

'The problem is not legal gun owners, we need to target the smugglers'
Anticipating N95 mask shortage, Toronto hospital turns to full-face snorkel masks

Anticipating N95 mask shortage, Toronto hospital turns to full-face snorkel masks

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre says it is taking snorkel masks initially meant for use underwater, and adding a filter meant to catch hazardous particles
Tory MP Sloan ducks call to apologize for challenging Tam's loyalty

Tory MP Sloan ducks call to apologize for challenging Tam's loyalty

Sloan dug in at the same time as the group organizing the party's leadership race was deciding to resume the contest, but with revisions that will likely see a successor to Andrew Scheer named in late August
Ontario elementary teachers ratify contract deal with provincial government

Ontario elementary teachers ratify contract deal with provincial government

The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario says 97 per cent of its teacher members voted in favour of the three-year deal