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<b>CANADA:</b> More than 50 hand sanitizers being recalled across the country

CANADA: More than 50 hand sanitizers being recalled across the country

These hand sanitizers contain ingredients that may pose health risks, Health Canada says
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How theatre companies are pushing storytelling boundaries with online audiences

BEYOND LOCAL: How theatre companies are pushing storytelling boundaries with online audiences

Coronavirus has accelerated moving theatre online and forces people to rethink what it means to be an audience member
<b>CANADA:</b> Feds earmark $3.3B for provinces, territories for COVID-19 infrastructure

CANADA: Feds earmark $3.3B for provinces, territories for COVID-19 infrastructure

The federal government is envisioning the money will be used to retrofit schools, hospitals and long-term care facilities to better limit the spread of the novel coronavirus, as well as build more bike lanes and walking paths for people to get outside
<b>CANADA:</b> Maple Leafs defenceman Jake Muzzin out for remainder of preliminary round series

CANADA: Maple Leafs defenceman Jake Muzzin out for remainder of preliminary round series

Muzzin was injured late in the third period of Toronto's 3-0 win over Columbus on Tuesday
<b>CANADA:</b> Feds sign deals with Pfizer, Moderna to get doses of COVID-19 vaccines

CANADA: Feds sign deals with Pfizer, Moderna to get doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Procurement Minister Anita Anand won't say yet how much Canada is spending or how many doses of either vaccine candidate Canada will get 
Petition calls on Ontario to reassess back-to-school plan, reduce class sizes

Petition calls on Ontario to reassess back-to-school plan, reduce class sizes

It has received over 92,000 signatures
<b>CANADA:</b> New obesity guidelines focus on root causes, bias against overweight patients

CANADA: New obesity guidelines focus on root causes, bias against overweight patients

The advice also pushes clinicians to recognize any bias they may have against overweight patients — such as assuming they lack willpower or are non-compliant
<b>CANADA:</b> Mystery seeds showing up in mailboxes across the country highlight 'brushing' scams

CANADA: Mystery seeds showing up in mailboxes across the country highlight 'brushing' scams

Canadian Food Inspection Agency warns people against planting these unknown seeds
<b>COVID-19:</b> Canadian company urges human trials after vaccine results in mice

COVID-19: Canadian company urges human trials after vaccine results in mice

Canada could see vaccine by mid-2021 if human testing completed
Ontario government defends back-to-school plan despite contradictions

Ontario government defends back-to-school plan despite contradictions

Doug Ford's comments came as Ontario's 72 publicly funded school boards worked on firming up their proposals to welcome students back to class