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<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Could paying people to be healthy actually work?

BEYOND LOCAL: Could paying people to be healthy actually work?

New research shows that if you pay people for achievable increases in their daily physical activity, they will continue to be more active for months after the rewards are withdrawn
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Understanding of Indigenous cultures, languages must accompany reconciliation

BEYOND LOCAL: Understanding of Indigenous cultures, languages must accompany reconciliation

It is important that Indigenous people are included and welcomed to share their knowledge in classrooms when discussing reconciliation
<b>CANADA:</b> A tornado warning was never issued for Ottawa during Sunday's twister

CANADA: A tornado warning was never issued for Ottawa during Sunday's twister

Now, people are wondering why some received alerts on their phones while others did not
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Throw away that wire bristle BBQ brush, surgeons urge backyard chefs

ONTARIO: Throw away that wire bristle BBQ brush, surgeons urge backyard chefs

In this story that originally ran in 2016, an Alliston doctor says wire-bristle barbecue brushes can pose a serious threat when tiny strands of wire fall off and stick to grilled food
<b>CANADA:</b> Trudeau pledges more funding for reproductive health services worldwide

CANADA: Trudeau pledges more funding for reproductive health services worldwide

He has been vocal in criticizing 'backsliding' on women's rights in some American states
<b>CANADA:</b> Drone company inks exclusive deal with Air Canada Cargo

CANADA: Drone company inks exclusive deal with Air Canada Cargo

Air Canada Cargo will market Drone Delivery Canada’s services nationwide
<b>CANADA:</b> Raptors playoff success highlights a shift in Canadian identity

CANADA: Raptors playoff success highlights a shift in Canadian identity

Canadians are expressing national pride, identity through basketball with the Raptors advancing in the NBA championship
Student-teacher rapport isn't always a Hollywood fantasy, but it still matters

Student-teacher rapport isn't always a Hollywood fantasy, but it still matters

However, professional and ethical boundaries need to be respected
<b>CANADA:</b> Teens need to know they can consent to vaccines without parental permission

CANADA: Teens need to know they can consent to vaccines without parental permission

If a Canadian health-care professional believes that an adolescent is a mature minor and has not been vaccinated, they are legally and ethically obliged to provide them with information about vaccination
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Tornado damages homes, vehicles in east-end Orléans

ONTARIO: Tornado damages homes, vehicles in east-end Orléans

A confirmed tornado carved a path of destruction through an east-end Orléans neighbourhood, late Sunday, ripping shingles off of roofs and snapping trees