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|6 Canadian artists proudly following in their mothers' footsteps - Sun, 9 May 2021 04:00:00 EDT|
Following in a parent's footsteps can be a daunting experience. CBC News spoke with six artists on how they have embraced the path once walked by their mothers.
|Free flowers in B.C. bring smiles to isolated seniors - Sun, 9 May 2021 04:00:00 EDT|
What started with the donation of one bouquet has mushroomed into a huge flower delivery extravaganza as volunteers bring flowers to isolated seniors in the B.C. community of Maple Ridge.
|Travel deals are here but should you book now? - Sun, 9 May 2021 04:00:00 EDT|
Several travel providers are offering deals to entice Canadians to book now for a future trip — once it’s deemed safe to travel. But some travel experts warn that the pandemic isn't over and could still jeopardize future travel plans.
|Parents, experts worry about 'snowball effect' of literacy, development lags amid pandemic schooling - Sun, 9 May 2021 04:00:00 EDT|
For worried parents, education researchers and developmental experts, alarm bells are ringing about how pandemic-disrupted schooling is affecting this generation of students, particularly the development of Canada's youngest learners.
|Online campaign encourages Hong Kongers in Canada to recognize their identity in 2021 census - Sun, 9 May 2021 04:00:00 EDT|
The #IAmHongKonger campaign calls on members of the diaspora to select Hong Kong as their ethnic origin in the long-form census and to list Cantonese as one of their spoken languages at home in the short-form version.
|Lulu Anderson: The history and present of Black civil rights in Alberta - Sun, 25 Apr 2021 04:00:00 EDT|
Although Lulu Anderson is a very early example of Black activism in Canada, her case is much less known than some others.
|Tulips, daffodils and cherry blossoms on full display in Canada - Sun, 9 May 2021 04:00:00 EDT|
Spring is in full bloom across Canada with tulips, daffodils and cherry blossoms on display. Here's a selection of some of the best blooms that CBC photographers, video producers and others captured in recent days.
|Budget 2021 sets up a fight over high-interest loans - Sun, 9 May 2021 04:00:00 EDT|
Though it got only a few lines in the hundreds of pages that made up Budget 2021, the federal government's commitment to open talks on changing Canada's "criminal rate of interest" has anti-poverty activists bracing for a battle with high-interest lenders.
|Behind the door-to-door campaign viewed as key to raising Montreal's vaccination rate - Sat, 8 May 2021 04:00:00 EDT|
In Montreal, there are pockets of the city with a lower rate of vaccine uptake, many of which are in low-income, more diverse parts of the city. Community groups and public health teams are aiming to change that.
|B.C. health researchers call for better data in a post-pandemic world - Sat, 8 May 2021 10:00:00 EDT|
Researchers in British Columbia say the pandemic has exposed the weaknesses in how governments across Canada and around the world collect and use data to manage public health.
|Oilers' Connor McDavid reaches 100-point milestone in win over Canucks - Sun, 9 May 2021 00:06:03 EDT|
Edmonton Oilers forward Connor McDavid sprinted to a 100-point NHL season with a goal and three assists Saturday in a 4-3 win over the visiting Vancouver Canucks.
|Maple Leafs getting 1st doses of vaccine as new NHL virus protocols emerge - Sat, 8 May 2021 12:39:42 EDT|
The Toronto Maple Leafs say they are getting their first doses of a COVID-19 vaccine on Sunday, but the team won't have relaxed virus protocols like some of their American counterparts.
|Did this message in a bottle really come from the Titanic? Quebec researchers are trying to find out - Sat, 8 May 2021 16:46:24 EDT|
The letter, seemingly signed by French Titanic passenger Mathilde Lefebvre, was found by a New Brunswick family. Now, researchers at the Université du Québec à Rimouski are determining its authenticity.
|Wood chopping and frozen trucks: Report shows successes, challenges in military's First Nations COVID response - Sat, 8 May 2021 07:00:00 EDT|
Between November and March, the Canadian Armed Forces responded to requests for assistance from seven remote First Nations battling outbreaks, all the while dealing with extreme cold, a lack of access to necessities and learning on the fly.
|Canadian soccer star Christine Sinclair propels Portland Thorns to NWSL Challenge Cup title - Sat, 8 May 2021 15:29:16 EDT|
Christine Sinclair of Burnaby, B.C., and her Portland Thorns teammates won the NWSL's second annual Challenge Cup on Saturday, prevailing 2-1 on penalties with Morgan Weaver's goal in Round 7 of sudden-death in Portland, Ore.
|'Significant restrictions' in Manitoba to take effect on Sunday - Fri, 7 May 2021 12:08:00 -0400|
Manitoba said “significant restrictions” coming this weekend will implement widespread closures of businesses, and prohibit community, cultural and religious gatherings.
|'Hold onto the light': Toronto to vaccinate 50% of all adults with first doses this weekend - Sat, 8 May 2021 12:58:00 -0400|
Half of all adults in Toronto will have received the first dose of their COVID-19 vaccine this weekend, marking an important milestone, officials say, in the fight against the deadly disease.
|Alberta now screening patients who visit province's COVID-19 hotspots - Sat, 8 May 2021 12:58:00 -0400|
Alberta Health Services tells CTV News they have adopted a practice where they inquire about the recent travel history of patients being admitted to hospital, and add that Banff and Fort McMurray are on that list.
|Will Quebec teens with vaccine-hesitant parents decide to get a shot? They have the right - Sat, 8 May 2021 08:00:00 -0400|
Quebec is unique in allowing teens 14 and up to decide on their own, confidentially, whether to be vaccinated. But breaking with vaccine-hesitant parents' views can be hard, say the few with experience, and doctors doubt many kids will do so.
|Ontario reports fewer than 2,900 new COVID-19 cases as positivity rate continue to dip - Sat, 8 May 2021 10:16:00 -0400|
Ontario health officials are reporting fewer than 2,900 new cases of COVID-19 as the province’s positivity rate continues to dip.
|Quebec COVID-19 hospitalizations drop by 27, province adds 958 new cases - Sat, 8 May 2021 11:05:00 -0400|
Quebec reported Saturday that 958 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of infections since the start of the pandemic to 357,174.
|Ottawa to create new system to tackle delays in processing immigration applications - Sat, 8 May 2021 08:43:42 -0400|
Ottawa says it will create a new digital platform to help process immigration applications more quickly after the COVID-19 pandemic underscored the need for a faster shift to a new system.
|'The winds hammered us': Active wildfire near Tomahawk, Alta., swells to 2,200 hectares - Fri, 7 May 2021 19:19:00 -0400|
Dozens of people were told to leave their homes Thursday night because of the threat posed by a wildfire west of Edmonton.
|How to overcome needle phobia when getting a COVID-19 vaccine - Fri, 7 May 2021 21:59:00 -0400|
While many people happily pose for their COVID-19 vaccine selfies, sitting down for the shot may cause deep anxiety for those suffering from needle phobias. CTVNews.ca speaks with experts about how they can face their fears when getting the jab.
|'It doesn't seem real': COVID-19 patient reunited with family after spending 120 days in hospital - Fri, 7 May 2021 22:00:00 -0400|
An Ontario man has been reunited with his wife and family after spending 120 days in the hospital following a battle with COVID-19.