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E-Learning begins for students across Ontario as COVID-19 closures continue

TORONTO — Students across Ontario began online learning Monday, more than three weeks after COVID-19 shuttered schools...

Trudeau cites U.S. as culprit in PPE problems, insists deliveries will...

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is acknowledging that Canada has been having problems with incomplete or...

Ford says Ontario has enough health-care protective gear for one more...

TORONTO — Ontario Premier Doug Ford says recent restrictions on shipments at the United States border have...

Non-medical masks can keep people with COVID-19 from spreading it, Tam...

OTTAWA — Canada's top public-health doctor says wearing masks is a way for people who might have...

Changes to emergency-relief program coming to expand eligibility, Trudeau says

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says 240,000 people successfully applied for emergency relief amid the COVID−19...

Application process for emergency benefits for workers begins this morning

OTTAWA — Applications open today for the new federal emergency aid benefit for Canadians who lost their...

How safe is grocery shopping?

By: James Burrows Shopping trips are extra stressful these days as epidemiologists and governments try to grapple with how...

Long-term care home in Oshawa, Ont., reports six COVID-19 deaths: health...

OSHAWA, Ont. — Public health officials say six COVID-19 patients at a long-term care home in Oshawa,...

Canada’s public health officials reversing position on use of face masks

By: James Burrows For several weeks now the World Health Organization (WHO), the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) in...

Ontario COVID-19 deaths jump past 100; caseload more than 4,000

TORONTO — Another 25 people in Ontario have succumbed to COVID-19, bringing the provincial death toll for those...

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in...

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week:

Parents, teachers say transition to e-learning will be a learning process

TORONTO — As children in elementary schools prepare for online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, teachers and parents say...

Pandemic has shunted aside an array of Liberal initiatives, at least...

OTTAWA — As a new year dawned, the government’s throne-speech commitments, unfurled just weeks earlier, were grabbing headlines...

Ontario strikes deal with educational workers; urges two others to talk

TORONTO — Educational workers have reached a tentative collective bargaining agreement with the Ontario government.

The inexact science involved in predicting the likely path of COVID-19

TORONTO — Data experts are cautioning already on-edge Canadians against taking Ontario’s dire predictions about COVID-19 deaths literally, even...