Positive COVID-19 tests lead to postponed matches at World Men’s Curling Championship in Calgary: officials

Positive COVID-19 tests lead to postponed matches at World Men’s Curling Championship in Calgary: officials

All matches at the World Men’s Curling Championship taking place in Calgary are being postponed because of positive COVID-19 tests, Curling Canada said late Friday night.In a news release, the sporting body said it is following the COVID-19 response

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Coalition Calls on Biden To Use Us-Owned Patent To Share COVID Vaccine With the World

Coalition Calls on Biden To Use Us-Owned Patent To Share COVID Vaccine With the World

By Jake Johnson Public health advocacy groups and scientists are pressuring the Biden administration to use the U.S. government’s ownership of a key patent as leverage to ensure that the coronavirus vaccine co-developed by Moderna and National Institutes of Health

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No region in the world spared as virus cases, deaths surge

Average new U.S. virus cases below 100K for 1st time in months

Hospitals in Turkey and Poland are filling up fast. Pakistan is restricting domestic travel to contain a surge in coronavirus infections. Even Thailand, which has weathered the pandemic far better than many nations, is now struggling to contain a new

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Pfizer, BioNTech ask U.S. to allow COVID-19 vaccine emergency use in adolescents – National

Pfizer, BioNTech ask U.S. to allow COVID-19 vaccine emergency use in adolescents - National

Pfizer Inc and its German partner BioNTech SE on Friday asked U.S. regulators to allow the emergency use of their COVID-19 vaccine in adolescents aged 12 to 15.The vaccine is currently authorized for emergency use in the United States

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Pfizer requests U.S. emergency use for its COVID-19 vaccine in kids aged 12-15 – National

Couple faces charges after flying to Yukon and receiving coronavirus vaccine - National

Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech said on Friday they have requested the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to expand the emergency use of their COVID-19 vaccine in adolescents aged 12 to 15.In March, the drugmakers said the vaccine

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Longo’s brings back temporary wage bump amid Ontario COVID-19 lockdown

Longo’s brings back temporary wage bump amid Ontario COVID-19 lockdown

Grocery chain Longo’s says it will be bringing back a temporary wage bump for its front-line workers. Read more: Loblaws, Metro to end COVID-19 wage top-up for employees The Ontario-based chain’s decision, which tacks another $2 per hour for

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Prince Philip: With no governor general, who from Canada might attend a royal funeral? – National

Prince Philip: With no governor general, who from Canada might attend a royal funeral? - National

The combination of both the COVID-19 pandemic and the country’s current lack of a governor general means it is not yet clear who might attend a funeral or memorial for Prince Philip — or any other royal who might

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COVID-19 opened ‘window of political opportunity’ to implement national childcare: Freeland – National

COVID-19 opened ‘window of political opportunity’ to implement national childcare: Freeland - National

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland on Thursday stressed the importance of childcare and early education, saying that the emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic has created a “window of political opportunity” to tackle Canada’s lack of a national childcare plan.Freeland, who

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Indian PM Modi rejects calls to vaccinate youth as COVID-19 infections surpass 12M – National

Indian PM Modi rejects calls to vaccinate youth as COVID-19 infections surpass 12M - National

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday rejected calls from states to offer coronavirus vaccinations to younger people to help contain a record surge in cases.Many states in India, the world’s biggest vaccine producer, which has exported tens of

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