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Police-escorted motorcade accompany remains of helicopter crash victim

Police-escorted motorcade accompany remains of helicopter crash victim

HALIFAX — The remains of Sub-Lt. Abbigail Cowbrough, a Royal Canadian Navy sailor killed last month in a helicopter crash off the coast of Greece, arrived in Halifax on Monday and were taken by police-escorted motorcade to a local funeral home.
Victoria mayor says city prepares to create open spaces for restaurant recovery

Victoria mayor says city prepares to create open spaces for restaurant recovery

VICTORIA — The recipe for a successful restaurant recovery during the COVID-19 pandemic could involve adding outdoor patios, parking lots, sidewalks and even streets to allow for physical distancing, says Victoria's mayor.
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): 6:35 p.m. British Columbia has recorded 23 new cases of COVID-19 in the last two days, bringing the number of people who have tested positive in the province to 2,353. B.C.
Northern Saskatchewan leaders want COVID checkpoint confusion sorted out

Northern Saskatchewan leaders want COVID checkpoint confusion sorted out

REGINA — Leaders in northwestern Saskatchewan are asking the province to clear up confusion about checkpoints that are restricting travel in the region during the COVID-19 pandemic.
As U.S. reopening barrels along, 'hidden enemy' infiltrates White House

As U.S. reopening barrels along, 'hidden enemy' infiltrates White House

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump's "hidden enemy" has made its way to the West Wing, where COVID-19 threatens not only the health of people working inside the White House, but the president's entire strategy for restoring the U.S.
China pushes back against efforts by Canada, to get Taiwan access at WHO

China pushes back against efforts by Canada, to get Taiwan access at WHO

OTTAWA — China responded sternly Monday to efforts by Canada and its allies to allow Taiwan access to the World Health Organization, telling the coalition of countries to essentially butt out of its internal affairs.
Dominique Anglade becomes first woman to lead Quebec Liberals after rival quits

Dominique Anglade becomes first woman to lead Quebec Liberals after rival quits

MONTREAL — The Quebec Liberals have named the first woman to lead the party in its 150-year history.
Funds to fight COVID-19 in meat plants might not move for months, feds say

Funds to fight COVID-19 in meat plants might not move for months, feds say

OTTAWA — Tens of millions of federal dollars aimed at helping food processors deal with a rash of COVID-19 outbreaks might not move until the end of September, and there are no details about what the requirements will be to qualify. The $77.
More COVID-19 restrictions eased as top doctor warns vaccine a ways off

More COVID-19 restrictions eased as top doctor warns vaccine a ways off

Children played physically distanced games in a Quebec schoolyard and more Ontario shops began offering curbside pickup Monday as Canada's top doctor warned a COVID-19 vaccine is still a ways off.
Veterans ombudsman calls it quits after 18 months

Veterans ombudsman calls it quits after 18 months

OTTAWA — Veterans ombudsman Craig Dalton is calling it quits, leaving former service members without a key advocate at a time when many are worried about the effect the COVID-19 pandemic is having on their requests for assistance from the federal gov