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Armed Forces reports 20 military suicides last year, largest number since 2014

OTTAWA — The Canadian Armed Forces has quietly revealed that 20 service members took their own lives last year, the largest number of military suicides since 2014.
Toronto company expands ventilator production tenfold to meet demand

Toronto company expands ventilator production tenfold to meet demand

OTTAWA — One of the companies making ventilators for the federal government is expanding its production capacity more than tenfold to meet demands created by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Landowners and legal experts criticize Alberta's well cleanup bill

Landowners and legal experts criticize Alberta's well cleanup bill

EDMONTON — Landowners and legal experts are criticizing Alberta's hastily passed new legislation intended to help clean up the province's huge stockpile of abandoned energy facilities.
COVID cases surge past 19,000 with 427 deaths; Quebec has most fatalities

COVID cases surge past 19,000 with 427 deaths; Quebec has most fatalities

TORONTO — Canada's confirmed cases of COVID-19 jumped to almost 19,000 on Wednesday, with more than 400 deaths ascribed to the raging global pandemic as Quebec became the province with the most fatalities attributed to the disease.
Gatherings restricted, schools closed: What's being done to fight COVID-19

Gatherings restricted, schools closed: What's being done to fight COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every province and territory.
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest numbers of confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 2 p.m. ET on April 8, 2020: There are 19,179 confirmed and presumptive cases in Canada.
The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest news on the COVID-19 global pandemic (all times Eastern): 1:50 p.m. There are three new cases of COVID-19 today in New Brunswick, bringing the provincial total to 108. Dr.

Border screenings and smartphone apps: A look at Alberta's relaunch strategy

EDMONTON — Albertans are expected to learn more details today about what Premier Jason Kenney calls the province's relaunch strategy. The plan focuses on gradually boosting the economy while preventing a second wave of COVID-19.
Canada-U.S. ties getting 'constant gardening' to protect supply lines: Freeland

Canada-U.S. ties getting 'constant gardening' to protect supply lines: Freeland

WASHINGTON — Canada's deputy prime minister says the country's relationship with the United States is getting "constant gardening" as the federal government works to keep supply lines open despite the COVID-19 crisis.
Man charged after licking products in store as part of 'COVID Challenge:' police

Man charged after licking products in store as part of 'COVID Challenge:' police

TABER, Alta. — A man from southern Alberta has been charged with mischief after police say he participated in an online prank related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Police in Taber say the man allegedly tampered with products inside a store.