Category Archives: Canada

OxyContin maker Purdue pleads guilty to charges related to opioid crisis

Company admits it impeded efforts to combat the deadly crisis The Associated Press OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma has formally admitted its role in the opioid epidemic that has contributed to hundreds of thousands of deaths over the past two decades. … Continue reading

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Following the money behind two apparent shill candidates in US elections

Following the money behind two apparent shill candidates in state Senate races Glenna Milberg, Reporter -Nov 23, 2020 Related A dark money mystery in Florida centers on the campaign of a spoiler candidate who appeared to help a Republican win … Continue reading

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Loblaw to launch Canada’s first autonomous delivery fleet in December

Loblaw has partnered with software startup Gatik AI for its first autonomous delivery service. , Photo supplied http://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/loblaw-to-launch-canada-s-first-autonomous-delivery-fleet-in-december-1.1526410

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A rigid belief in freedom is driving France and the U.S. to tragedy

Opinion https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-a-rigid-belief-in-freedom-is-driving-france-and-the-us-to-tragedy/ “… In Canada, our national narrative has shifted over the past century from xenophobia to multiculturalism. How fortunate we are. Sadly, rigid foundational ideologies are likely to continue to threaten social peace as the 21st century progresses.”

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Moderna says its vaccine shows strong results against COVID-19

Moderna says its vaccine shows strong results against COVID-19 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-moderna-says-its-vaccine-shows-strong-results-against-covid-19/

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Climate-changing methane emissions from oil and gas twice as high as thought: study | Globalnews.ca

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 11, 2020 http://globalnews.ca/news/7456799/methane-emissions-oilpatch-environment-canada-study/ More Details Climate-changing methane emissions from oil patch twice as high as previously thought, study finds THE CANADIAN PRESS NOVEMBER 11 For Subscribers

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CSIS warns China’s Operation Fox Hunt is targeting Canada’s Chinese community

CSIS warns China’s Operation Fox Hunt is targeting Canada’s Chinese community https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-csis-warns-chinas-operation-fox-hunt-is-targeting-canadas-chinese/

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Alberta launches survey on federal firearms policy banning assault-style weapons | CTV News

Kelsey Dyer CTVNewsEdmonton.ca Senior Digital Producer @KelseyCTV Nov 9, 2020 The Alberta Firearms Advisory Committee was formed in June 2020 to provide recommendations on responding to gun violence while protecting the rights of gun owners in the province in response … Continue reading

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Canada is getting a new vertical 5 dollar bill

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Stack your reading list with this guide to all the books nominated for major Canadian prizes

Stack your reading list with this guide to all the books nominated for major Canadian prizes https://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/books/article-its-book-awards-season-heres-what-you-need-to-add-to-your-reading/

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