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Federal government weighs listing Proud Boys as terror group

Federal government weighs listing Proud Boys as terror group

OTTAWA — Authorities are collecting information about the right-wing Proud Boys group as part of a possible terrorist designation, the federal Liberal government said Sunday as it faced calls to ban the organization over its role in last week’s Capit
Canada joins allies in condemning latest Hong Kong arrests by China

Canada joins allies in condemning latest Hong Kong arrests by China

OTTAWA — Canada's foreign affairs minister is joining counterparts from the U.S., Britain and Australia in condemning last week's mass arrest of politicians and pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong.
Forced to travel during pandemic, Nunavut women want birthing services at home

Forced to travel during pandemic, Nunavut women want birthing services at home

IQALUIT, Nunavut — In October, Collette Nilaulak gave birth, alone, to her third child in a hospital room about 1,200 kilometres from her home in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut.
Canada's mission in Iraq at a crossroads as ISIL declines, new threats emerge

Canada's mission in Iraq at a crossroads as ISIL declines, new threats emerge

OTTAWA — More than six years after Canada first deployed troops to the Middle East to help fight the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, hundreds of Canadian Armed Forces personnel remain in the region.
Sister in B.C. waits for little brother's ashes that seem to be lost in transit

Sister in B.C. waits for little brother's ashes that seem to be lost in transit

VANCOUVER — Courtney Baker doesn't know what she's going to do with the urn she's picked out for her little brother's ashes.

Ontario ticket holder wins Saturday night's $8.7 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — A ticket holder in Ontario won Saturday night's $8.7 million Lotto 649 jackpot. The draw's guaranteed $1 million prize also went to a lottery player in Ontario. The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Jan.

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Jan. 10, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Sunday Jan. 10, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 20,568 new vaccinations administered for a total of 296,241 doses given.

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Sunday Jan. 10, 2021. There are 652,473 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Canada: 652,473 confirmed cases (83,252 active, 552,388 resolved, 16,833 deaths).
COVID-19 vaccine arrives in remote First Nations across Canada

COVID-19 vaccine arrives in remote First Nations across Canada

First Nations across Canada have begun to receive doses of COVID-19 vaccines as provincial immunization programs get underway and Indigenous leaders encourage people to roll up their sleeves.

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Jan. 9, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 10:30 p.m. ET on Saturday Jan. 9, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 20,568 new vaccinations administered for a total of 296,241 doses given.