Nurses’ union calls for paid sick leave during self-isolation

WINNIPEG — Health care worker protection and paid sick leave were the major themes in a statement penned by the Manitoba Nurses Union and

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Weinstein assigned to maximum security prison in upstate New York

After a brief stay at Rikers Island, disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is moving to a prison in upstate New York. The former producer

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Police hand out a few hefty fines for allegedly violating Cannabis Act

THE CANADIAN PRESS Published Thursday, October 18, 2018 12:52PM ADT Last Updated Thursday, October 18, 2018 12:53PM ADT The celebratory mood that marked the

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Alberta truck drivers exempt from 14 day self-quarantine requirements

EDMONTON — Alberta has joined other provinces in granting truck drivers an exemption from the 14 day quarantine required for those crossing the border

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First presumptive case of COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador

HALIFAX — The first presumptive case of COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador has been announced. On Saturday, Newfoundland and Labrador’s Chief Medical Officer, Janice

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Child care, education, housing at heart of affordability fears, Morneau told

OTTAWA — Finance Minister Bill Morneau was told weeks into the Liberals’ second mandate that Canadians are most worried about affordability in areas where

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B.C. government’s poverty reduction plan could include a basic income

VICTORIA — British Columbia is planning to introduce a pilot program that would give some residents a basic income in what will be part

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Islanders to ring in upcoming leap year birthdays

It only happens once every four years. Jordan chats with Vancouver Islanders who are celebrating their leap year birthdays this weekend. Source link https://www.ctvnews.ca/polopoly_fs/1.4833058.1582943754!/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/landscape_300/image.jpg

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Another trial ordered for Hamilton-area man who killed would-be car thief

SIX NATIONS — Another trial was ordered on Wednesday for a homeowner acquitted of second-degree murder. Peter Khill of Binbrook, Ont., was found not

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‘Lawless and illegal’: Alberta’s Bill 1 aims stiffer penalties at blockade protests

EDMONTON — The Alberta government marked its return to the legislature with a new bill outlining tougher punishments on protesters who set up blockades

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