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Doctors want health care to become top issue in New Brunswick election campaign

Doctors want health care to become top issue in New Brunswick election campaign

FREDERICTON — The New Brunswick Medical Society is calling on political parties to make health care the top priority of the provincial election campaign. President Dr.
Pandemic widens gap between perceived, measured inflation, BoC's Schembri says

Pandemic widens gap between perceived, measured inflation, BoC's Schembri says

OTTAWA — Canadians believe that official inflation measures don't reflect the rising costs they face, a senior Bank of Canada official says, with COVID-19 pandemic further widening the gap between perception and reality.

Evacuation order lifted for most homes after wildfire in B.C. Okanagan

PENTICTON, B.C. — The majority of people forced to flee their homes last week because of a wildfire in British Columbia's south Okanagan region are allowed to return home.
Ottawa giving $82.5M for Indigenous mental health support during COVID-19

Ottawa giving $82.5M for Indigenous mental health support during COVID-19

OTTAWA — The federal government is pledging $82.5 million to improve access and address growing demand for mental health services in Indigenous communities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Quebec adaptation of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' faces backlash from actors and Quebecers

Quebec adaptation of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' faces backlash from actors and Quebecers

MONTREAL — Quebec's French-language adaptation of the popular American police comedy, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," is already taking heat before the first episode airs — from one of the actors in the original series.
Trudeau considered best to manage pandemic, revive economy, poll suggests

Trudeau considered best to manage pandemic, revive economy, poll suggests

OTTAWA — A new poll suggests Prime Minister Justin Trudeau would be well placed to fight an election this fall, seen as the leader best able to care for Canadians during the COVID-19 pandemic and to get the economy back on its feet.
Erin O'Toole; Liberals survey boost, icefield lawsuit: In The News for Aug. 25

Erin O'Toole; Liberals survey boost, icefield lawsuit: In The News for Aug. 25

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Aug. 25 ... What we are watching in Canada ...
Class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of passengers in fatal Icefield bus crash

Class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of passengers in fatal Icefield bus crash

CALGARY — A class-action lawsuit alleging the defendants acted recklessly and unreasonably has been filed against the operators of a tour bus involved in a fatal rollover at Jasper National Park's Columbia Icefield.
Community 'fortunate' wildfire waned, evacuation alerts lifted in Penticton, B.C.

Community 'fortunate' wildfire waned, evacuation alerts lifted in Penticton, B.C.

PENTICTON, B.C. — Communities in the path of a wildfire that subsided over the weekend were lucky to avoid a worse fate, says the mayor of Penticton, B.C.
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Aug. 24

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Aug. 24

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 7:37 p.m. on Aug. 24, 2020: There are 125,647 confirmed cases in Canada.