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Liberal MPs call for national standards for long-term care homes

Liberal MPs call for national standards for long-term care homes

The pressure came Thursday from five Toronto-area Liberal MPs, whose ridings are home to some of the facilities that have been devastated by COVID-19
Masks give would-be criminals another tool at their disposal

Masks give would-be criminals another tool at their disposal

But police are ready for them and urge stores to continue being vigilant
Courts won't return to normal until vaccine is readily available, says Chief Justice

Courts won't return to normal until vaccine is readily available, says Chief Justice

Ontario chief justice tells lawyers in a virtual 'fireside chat' that when in-court hearings resume July 6 or later they won't be operating like they were prior to March 17
More hospitals part of plasma transfusion trial to treat COVID-19 with antibodies

More hospitals part of plasma transfusion trial to treat COVID-19 with antibodies

The patients are part of a controlled, randomized trial that is testing whether a transfusion of plasma donated by recovered COVID-19 patients can reduce deaths and speed up recovery
Firearm-rights group challenges Liberal assault-style gun ban in Federal Court

Firearm-rights group challenges Liberal assault-style gun ban in Federal Court

The Canadian Coalition for Firearm Rights says the rifles are obviously suitable for hunting and sporting purposes since shooters have been using them this way for decades
<updated>'We're not going to launch today':</updated> NASA’s ‘historic’ launch postponed due to weather

'We're not going to launch today': NASA’s ‘historic’ launch postponed due to weather

Livestream coverage continues until launch time             
Ontario extends emergency orders for COVID-19 pandemic until June 9

Ontario extends emergency orders for COVID-19 pandemic until June 9

Premier Doug Ford said the extension is meant to keep people safe during the pandemic and to maintain progress in containing the coronavirus
Timmins-area COVID-19 fatality rate still highest in Northern Ontario: report

Timmins-area COVID-19 fatality rate still highest in Northern Ontario: report

84.6 per cent of the local cases are resolved
'Disturbing' long-term care home report doesn't come as surprise to families

'Disturbing' long-term care home report doesn't come as surprise to families

The military report, prepared after troops were sent into five homes overwhelmed by COVID-19 outbreaks, details 'horrific' allegations
Don't let boredom frustrate you into breaking COVID-19 rules, says prof

Don't let boredom frustrate you into breaking COVID-19 rules, says prof

'Boredom opens the door for people to break the rules, but it's not necessarily the only thing,' UW Professor James Danckert