Canada

August 1, 2022

Among the gifts offered to Trudeau since 2015, 17 images of himself

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been offered portraits and photos of himself some 17 times since becoming prime minister, including once by the president of China
August 1, 2022

Large hail damages cars as severe thunderstorm warnings remain in effect for parts of Alberta

Thunderstorm warnings are in effect for parts of Alberta as severe weather events move east across the province.
August 1, 2022

Toronto says person with monkeypox at homeless shelter moved to isolation centre

The City of Toronto is confirming that a person with monkeypox recently visited a homeless shelter and that a public health unit is investigating to determine if there are more infections tied to that case
August 1, 2022

Reflections, impacts of slavery shared at Manitoba's first official Emancipation Day event

Winnipeggers gathered at the St. Norbert Arts Centre on Monday to mark the creation of legislation that abolished slavery in Canada 188 years ago, and reflect on the ongoing hardships Black people face. 
August 1, 2022

Records of Canadian residential schools in Rome can help with identification of missing Indigenous children

The records in Rome include personnel files and hundreds of black-and-white photos pertaining to residential schools in Canada
August 1, 2022

B.C. wildfire prompts evacuation order for mountain resort near Okanagan

BC Wildfire Service says Keremeos Creek blaze has grown to more than four square kilometres so far, expected to grow further
August 1, 2022

Head of WHO tells Montreal conference progress in fight against HIV is at risk

WHO head Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says inequality threatens HIV progress, worries access to prevention tools, testing and treatment for HIV is often based on where people live and how much money they have
August 1, 2022

Kúkpi7 Rosanne Casimir, Jody Wilson-Raybould and Christine Sinclair appointed to the Order of B.C.

Tk'emlúps te Secwépemc Kúkpi7 (Chief) Rosanne Casimir, Canadian soccer legend Christine Sinclair and outspoken former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould have all been appointed to the Order of B.C.
August 1, 2022

Quebec reports no new COVID-19 deaths as hospitalizations drop by 51

Quebec Health Department says there are 2,125 people in hospital with COVID-19
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