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'Just killed 2 ppl:' A look at events in the La Loche school shooting

'Just killed 2 ppl:' A look at events in the La Loche school shooting

The Supreme Court of Canada has decided it will not hear the sentencing appeal of a student who killed four people and injured seven others in a mass shooting in La Loche, Sask., in 2016.
'There has been a boom.' Surge in video games linked to need for connection

'There has been a boom.' Surge in video games linked to need for connection

The bleak, stereotypical image of the lonely, socially isolated video game player is rapidly falling away.
China delays pandemic warning and 'Canada Together: In Concert'; In The News for April 16

China delays pandemic warning and 'Canada Together: In Concert'; In The News for April 16

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 April 16 ... COVID-19 in Canada ...
Senior podcasters take on tech to stay connected with each other and the world

Senior podcasters take on tech to stay connected with each other and the world

VANCOUVER — Podcasting seemed like a frightening technological venture for Sylvie Anderson before she "gave it a whirl" with a group trying to stay connected during the pandemic through shared stories. "I barely knew what it was," she says.
Gatherings restricted, schools closed: What's being done to fight COVID-19

Gatherings restricted, schools closed: What's being done to fight COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every province and territory.
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest numbers of confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 8:29 p.m. on April 15, 2020: There are 28,379 confirmed and presumptive cases in Canada.
The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest news on the COVID-19 global pandemic (all times Eastern): 7:10 p.m. Yukon says six of the eight people diagnosed with COVID-19 in the territory have recovered.
Restrictions at Canada-U.S. border could soon be eased, Trump suggests

Restrictions at Canada-U.S. border could soon be eased, Trump suggests

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signalled Wednesday that he's prepared to support easing travel restrictions along the Canada-U.S.
Harsh policing and big fines don't make people safer from COVID-19: criminologists

Harsh policing and big fines don't make people safer from COVID-19: criminologists

Corey Yanofsky, a data scientist living in Ottawa, took his dog out for a walk last week and ended up with an $880 fine for standing in the wrong place during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cause for cautious optimism in Canada's COVID-19 fight, top doctor says

Cause for cautious optimism in Canada's COVID-19 fight, top doctor says

OTTAWA — While there's reason to believe the spread of COVID-19 is slowing, Canadian leaders warned Wednesday it was too soon to ease distancing measures, even as the country's central bank warned the downturn tied to the virus could be the worst on