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Canadian health officials warn of an ‘urgent need’ to vaccinate young adults.

Canadian health officials warn of an ‘urgent need’ to vaccinate young adults.

Canadian health officials warn of an ‘urgent need’ to vaccinate young adults. Canadian health officials warn of an ‘urgent need’ to vaccinate young adults. As another wave of coronavirus cases and hospitalizations rises in parts of Canada, its public health agency is urging young people, a lagging demographic in the country’s vaccination campaign, to roll up their sleeves. In a …

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How Canadian Leaders Campaign in a Pandemic

How Canadian Leaders Campaign in a Pandemic

How Canadian Leaders Campaign in a Pandemic How Canadian Leaders Campaign in a Pandemic After nearly two weeks of campaigning, it would be a stretch to say that election fever is sweeping Canada. Lawn signs are relatively scarce in Eastern Ontario, where I live, and others tell me similar stories from other parts of the country. Political scientists and pollsters …

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China Sentences Canadian Michael Spavor to 11 Years in Prison

China Sentences Canadian Michael Spavor to 11 Years in Prison

China Sentences Canadian Michael Spavor to 11 Years in Prison China Sentences Canadian Michael Spavor to 11 Years in Prison A court in China sentenced a Canadian businessman, Michael Spavor, to 11 years in prison after declaring him guilty of spying on Wednesday, deepening a split with Canada, which has condemned the case as political hostage-taking. Mr. Spavor has the …

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Canadian Border With United States Reopens, But Few Rush In

Canadian Border With United States Reopens, But Few Rush In

Canadian Border With United States Reopens, But Few Rush In Canadian Border With United States Reopens, But Few Rush In LANSDOWNE, Ontario — When Heidi Linckh peered down at the border between Canada and the United States from the 400-foot-high sightseeing lookout she owns with her husband on Monday, she saw something that had been long been missing from the …

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Learning to Love Solitude (and Hate Oatmeal) on a 15,534-Mile Canadian Trek

Learning to Love Solitude (and Hate Oatmeal) on a 15,534-Mile Canadian Trek

Learning to Love Solitude (and Hate Oatmeal) on a 15,534-Mile Canadian Trek Learning to Love Solitude (and Hate Oatmeal) on a 15,534-Mile Canadian Trek In 2015, the independent Canadian filmmaker Dianne Whelan set out on what is now known as the Trans Canada Trail, a nearly 17,000-mile recreational trail that spans green paths, roads and waterways from the Atlantic to …

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Police in China Detain Canadian Pop Star Kris Wu on Suspicion of Rape

Police in China Detain Canadian Pop Star Kris Wu on Suspicion of Rape

Police in China Detain Canadian Pop Star Kris Wu on Suspicion of Rape Police in China Detain Canadian Pop Star Kris Wu on Suspicion of Rape The police in Beijing said Saturday they had detained Kris Wu, a popular Canadian Chinese singer, on suspicion of rape amid a #MeToo controversy that has set off outrage in China. The police did …

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Canadian Veterans Fill Void to Help Afghans Who Once Worked With Them

Canadian Veterans Fill Void to Help Afghans Who Once Worked With Them

Canadian Veterans Fill Void to Help Afghans Who Once Worked With Them Canadian Veterans Fill Void to Help Afghans Who Once Worked With Them OTTAWA — Frustrated by the lack of action by Canada to resettle Afghans who worked for the Canadian government in Afghanistan, some Canadian military veterans are using their own money, time and connections to get them …

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A Canadian Mansion Becomes a Symbol of Haiti’s Disintegration

A Canadian Mansion Becomes a Symbol of Haiti’s Disintegration

A Canadian Mansion Becomes a Symbol of Haiti’s Disintegration A Canadian Mansion Becomes a Symbol of Haiti’s Disintegration Mr. Célestin said he also had a radio station called Model FM, which he started in a rural region but which grew to the point that he installed it in a suburb of Port-au-Prince, the capital. The station does have a small, …

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My Long Overdue Education about Canadian Residential Schools

My Long Overdue Education about Canadian Residential Schools

My Long Overdue Education about Canadian Residential Schools My Long Overdue Education about Canadian Residential Schools An Indigenous boy raped by a priest and forced by another to scrub away the brown from his knuckles until they bled. These images haunted me this week as I reported on the discovery in Saskatchewan of the remains of as many as 751 …

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My Night in a Canadian Quarantine Hotel

My Night in a Canadian Quarantine Hotel

My Night in a Canadian Quarantine Hotel My Night in a Canadian Quarantine Hotel As the uniformed security guard ushered me to my room on the 10th floor of a sterile concrete tower block near Toronto Pearson International Airport, I couldn’t help feeling as if I was beginning a prison sentence at a Canadian Alcatraz — albeit one with abstract …

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