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<b>ONTARIO:</b> Poll shows support for Ford government steady despite criticism of pandemic handling

ONTARIO: Poll shows support for Ford government steady despite criticism of pandemic handling

The Ford government has been blamed for failing to protect people in long-term care homes, where the novel coronavirus has killed more than 3,750 residents
<b>CANADA:</b> No-fault automobile insurance silences car crash victims and reduces benefits, expert says

CANADA: No-fault automobile insurance silences car crash victims and reduces benefits, expert says

Sometimes a car accident is no one’s fault. But no-fault insurance systems are problematic, economics prof says
<b>CANADA:</b> Has COVID-19 illuminated the urgent need for paid sick days?

CANADA: Has COVID-19 illuminated the urgent need for paid sick days?

Since March 2020, more than 7,900 workplace COVID-19 outbreaks have occurred
<b>COVID-19:</b> Research raises questions over delayed second vaccine doses for seniors

COVID-19: Research raises questions over delayed second vaccine doses for seniors

After supplies slowed to a trickle earlier this year, the National Advisory Committee on Immunization said provinces and territories can delay second doses by as long as four months
<b>COVID-19:</b> People infected with coronavirus may need just one dose of vaccine, studies say

COVID-19: People infected with coronavirus may need just one dose of vaccine, studies say

Studies have suggested people who have had COVID-19 may produce the required antibody response with just one dose of a vaccine
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Inconsistent vaccination booking systems causing confusion in the North

ONTARIO: Inconsistent vaccination booking systems causing confusion in the North

Three of the seven Northern health units using their own booking systems, while the four others are using the Ontario booking system
<b>COVID-19:</b> Ensuring equitable access to vaccination

COVID-19: Ensuring equitable access to vaccination

Scientists explore what success for mass vaccinations would look like
<b>COVID-19:</b>Toronto airport loses $383 million in 2020 as passenger numbers plunge

COVID-19:Toronto airport loses $383 million in 2020 as passenger numbers plunge

The airport responded to the pandemic by cutting capital spending by $265 million and temporarily closing more than 40 per cent of its terminal facilities
COVID-19: Pandemic's impact on migrant workers adds urgency to calls for permanent status

COVID-19: Pandemic's impact on migrant workers adds urgency to calls for permanent status

Temporary migrant workers in Canada are facing COVID-19 while dealing with an immigration system that leaves them vulnerable
<b>CANADA:</b> It's Agnes Macphail day. Here's how she helped pave the way for women in politics

CANADA: It's Agnes Macphail day. Here's how she helped pave the way for women in politics

100 years ago, Macphail became the first woman elected to the Canadian House of Commons