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'Patchwork quilt' approach to COVID-19 vaccine rollout frustrates worker groups

'Patchwork quilt' approach to COVID-19 vaccine rollout frustrates worker groups

CALGARY — The rollout of COVID-19 vaccinations across the country is frustrating several groups of workers who identify as front-line employees and want to be bumped up in the queue.
'One of our finer moments:' Pandemic led to massive scramble to get Canadians home

'One of our finer moments:' Pandemic led to massive scramble to get Canadians home

OTTAWA — The fever struck Gary Lyon days after he and his wife, Sue, reached their Toronto home early last April, ending what was to have been their 40th wedding anniversary dream vacation.
Quebec ticket holder wins $27 million Lotto 649 jackpot

Quebec ticket holder wins $27 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — A ticket holder in Quebec won Saturday's $27 million Lotto 649 jackpot. The draw's guaranteed $1 million prize also went to a lottery player in Quebec. The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Mar. 17 will be an estimated $5 million.
CSIS, RCMP modelling new security collaboration efforts on British lessons

CSIS, RCMP modelling new security collaboration efforts on British lessons

OTTAWA — Canada's national police and spy agencies, long under pressure to co-operate more effectively on security cases, are developing new ways to work together based on Britain's recent responses to deadly terrorist attacks.
Sex workers say their voice is needed at Commons committee studying Pornhub

Sex workers say their voice is needed at Commons committee studying Pornhub

MONTREAL — When Kate Sinclaire was 19, an ex-boyfriend posted explicit images of her online without her consent. The pictures, and the comments about them, made her feel embarrassed, angry and ashamed.
A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Mar. 14, 2021

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Mar. 14, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Sunday March 14, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 105,567 new vaccinations administered for a total of 2,934,007 doses given. Nationwide, 593,331 people or 1.
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Sunday, Mar. 14, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Sunday, Mar. 14, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Sunday March 14, 2021. There are 906,201 confirmed cases in Canada. Canada: 906,201 confirmed cases (31,224 active, 852,543 resolved, 22,434 deaths).
B.C. tourism industry may be challenged with pent-up demand: economist

B.C. tourism industry may be challenged with pent-up demand: economist

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's battered tourism industry is poised for a strong recovery after vaccinations become widespread, but meeting that demand could be a challenge, Scotiabank's chief economist says.
A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on March 13, 2021

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on March 13, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 10:30 p.m. ET on Saturday March 13, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 105,567 new vaccinations administered for a total of 2,934,007 doses given. Nationwide, 593,331 people or 1.
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Saturday, March 13, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Saturday, March 13, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday March 13, 2021. There are 906,201 confirmed cases in Canada. Canada: 906,201 confirmed cases (31,224 active, 852,543 resolved, 22,434 deaths).