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'Relatively bleak:' Post-secondary students face rising debt and few summer jobs

'Relatively bleak:' Post-secondary students face rising debt and few summer jobs

CALGARY — Michelle Benz thought she was playing it smart when she went back to school after being laid off from the oil and gas sector six years ago.
The COVID-Zero approach: Why Atlantic Canada excels at slowing the spread of COVID-19

The COVID-Zero approach: Why Atlantic Canada excels at slowing the spread of COVID-19

HALIFAX — Canadians living outside the Atlantic region could be forgiven for rolling their eyes when Nova Scotia called in the military this week, having reported just 96 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday.
Hospitalizations, ICU admissions growing for younger Canadians in third wave

Hospitalizations, ICU admissions growing for younger Canadians in third wave

OTTAWA — High vaccination rates among seniors and more infectious variants of COVID-19 are shifting the weight of the pandemic in Canada to younger people.
'People were upset': Parliament's language interpreters told no sick pay during COVID

'People were upset': Parliament's language interpreters told no sick pay during COVID

OTTAWA — Interpreters who have been the French or English voice of politicians and top doctors for the public during the COVID-19 pandemic say a federal department has told them that if they fall ill, they don't have benefits.

No winning ticket for Friday's $15 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $15 million jackpot in Friday's Lotto Max jackpot. The jackpot for the next draw on May 4 will grow to an estimated $20 million. The Canadian Press

Who have provinces pegged to receive COVID-19 vaccines in the coming weeks?

As COVID-19 vaccine supplies ramp up across the country, most provinces and territories have released details of who can expect to receive a shot in the coming weeks.

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Saturday, May 1, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Saturday, May 1, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 288,327 new vaccinations administered for a total of 13,420,198 doses given. Nationwide, 1,099,573 people or 2.

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Saturday, May. 1, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Saturday, May 1, 2021. There are 1,219,425 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Canada: 1,219,425 confirmed cases (83,319 active, 1,111,887 resolved, 24,219 deaths).
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Friday, April 30, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Friday, April 30, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 7:30 p.m. ET on Friday, April 30, 2021. There are 1,219,425 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Canada: 1,219,425 confirmed cases (83,319 active, 1,111,887 resolved, 24,219 deaths).
Senate passes legislation to force striking Port of Montreal employees back to work

Senate passes legislation to force striking Port of Montreal employees back to work

OTTAWA — The Senate has passed legislation that will force 1,150 striking employees back to work at the Port of Montreal.