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COVID-19 counts continue to rise as Canada approaches 300,000 cases

COVID-19 counts continue to rise as Canada approaches 300,000 cases

Canada's COVID-19 hot spots reported minor declines in daily infections on Sunday, but health officials urged people to remain cautious as the country rapidly approaches the 300,000-case mark and overall trends remain worrisome.
The latest numbers on COVID 19 in Canada for Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020

The latest numbers on COVID 19 in Canada for Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 6:14 p.m. EST on Nov. 15, 2020: There are 295,987 confirmed cases in Canada.
The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern): 6:10 p.m. Alberta is reporting 991 new COVID-19 cases and six new deaths.
Canada faces fresh calls to help fight terrorism, facilitate peace talks in Mali

Canada faces fresh calls to help fight terrorism, facilitate peace talks in Mali

OTTAWA — Canada is being urged to step up its presence in Mali, including through the provision of military assistance to help fight Islamic militants in the region and a diplomatic push to lead peace and reconciliation talks.
'He is not alone,' victim of Toronto's van attack struggles to understand Minassian

'He is not alone,' victim of Toronto's van attack struggles to understand Minassian

TORONTO — Dina Risin is terrified there are other men like Alek Minassian.
Pandemic aggravates opioid crisis as overdoses rise and services fall out of reach

Pandemic aggravates opioid crisis as overdoses rise and services fall out of reach

OTTAWA — The COVID-19 crisis has overshadowed an equally dark pandemic of opioid overdoses, which have risen sharply since March as the border closure and limited access to services raise fatal risks for drug users.
No winning ticket for Saturday night's $11 million Lotto 649 jackpot

No winning ticket for Saturday night's $11 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $11 million jackpot in Saturday night's lotto 649 draw. However, the guaranteed $1 million prize was won by a lottery player in Dartmouth, N.S. The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Nov.
Tam warns of increasing pressure on hospitals as COVID-19 cases continue to rise

Tam warns of increasing pressure on hospitals as COVID-19 cases continue to rise

TORONTO — The rising tide of COVID-19 infections across much of Canada threatens to swamp a hospital system already under strain, the country's top doctor warned Saturday amid case numbers that continued to set records in long-standing virus hot spot
By the tens of thousands, Trump supporters flood downtown D.C. to show solidarity

By the tens of thousands, Trump supporters flood downtown D.C. to show solidarity

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Tens of thousands of the 72 million Americans who voted for Donald Trump showed up on his doorstep Saturday, urging on the president in his quixotic bid to subvert the results of last week's election.
The latest numbers on COVID 19 in Canada for Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020

The latest numbers on COVID 19 in Canada for Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 6:16 p.m. EST on Nov. 14, 2020: There are 291,845 confirmed cases in Canada.
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