Calgary homeless sleeping outdoors over fears of catching COVID 19

Gordon Kelter has something to fear more than not having a bed to sleep in at night — catching COVID-19. “Worried about catching it?

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Doctor fears for Rohingya refugees as COVID-19 and a cyclone bear down on Bangladesh camps

Dr. Fozia Alvi frequently travels from Airdrie, Alta., to Bangladesh, where her foundation Humanity Auxilium sends teams of doctors every other month to provide medical

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Defence lawyer fears outbreak as 2nd Calgary inmate tests positive for COVID-19

A criminal defence lawyer says he’s gravely concerned a coronavirus outbreak could hit Alberta’s prison population, as a second inmate at the Calgary Remand Centre

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Trump orders U.S. meat-processing plants to stay open despite coronavirus fears

U.S. President Donald Trump ordered meat-processing plants to stay open on Tuesday to protect the food supply in the United States, despite concerns about

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OPINION | Kenney ignoring teachers’ pension fears after AIMCo’s $4-billion ‘blunder’

Premier Jason Kenney is fluent in both of Canada’s official languages. Yet he can’t seem to communicate with Alberta’s teachers. That became evident this

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Coronavirus: Iran begins to re-open despite COVID-19 fears – National

Iran on Monday began opening intercity highways and major shopping centres to stimulate its sanctions-choked economy, gambling that it has brought under control its

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Calgary doctor says family fears for safety after confrontation with Health Minister Tyler Shandro

A Calgary physician who went public last week with allegations that Health Minister Tyler Shandro berated him at his home over a social media

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Coronavirus fears shut down major film productions in B.C., workers told to apply for EI

A growing number of film and television productions have shut down in the Vancouver area due to fears surrounding the novel coronavirus. Warner Bros.

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Former Winnipegger says ‘everyone’s suffering’ as Italy locks down over coronavirus fears

A former Winnipegger now living in northern Italy says she’s seeing the impact of the COVID-19 crisis first-hand. Europe’s worst-affected country, Italy’s prime minister

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Oil prices take biggest plunge in decades amid coronavirus uncertainty, price-war fears

Oil prices dramatically dropped as markets opened in Asia on Monday, down more than 25 per cent after a 10 per cent drop on Friday.

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