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<b>CANADA:</b> Trudeau reinstates COVID-19 updates as pandemic's second wave worsens

CANADA: Trudeau reinstates COVID-19 updates as pandemic's second wave worsens

Trudeau is also expected to start joining chief public health officer Dr. Theresa Tam and her deputy, Howard Njoo, more regularly at their daily briefings -- a sign of how serious the second wave of COVID-19 has already become
<b>COVID-19:</b> Coronavirus numbers are surging in Canada. But who’s getting sick and why?

COVID-19: Coronavirus numbers are surging in Canada. But who’s getting sick and why?

With restaurants, bars, smaller workplaces, universities and other schools reopened, there is more opportunity for youth to get sick
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Experts say new testing strategy highlights complexities of second wave

ONTARIO: Experts say new testing strategy highlights complexities of second wave

Doctors shaping Ontario's pandemic response say the shift is necessary to preserve the province's testing capacity
<b>CANADA:</b> Airlines demand 'concrete plan' for financial aid following throne speech

CANADA: Airlines demand 'concrete plan' for financial aid following throne speech

The National Airlines Council of Canada says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government needs to "immediately come forward with a ... concrete plan" to help the travel sector recover
<b>WATCH:</b> Ford unveils funding and details for COVID-19 testing, outbreak management

WATCH: Ford unveils funding and details for COVID-19 testing, outbreak management

The provincial government is investing money in the province's testing strategy
<b>COVID-19:</b> How 'pandemic pods' may undermine promises of public education

COVID-19: How 'pandemic pods' may undermine promises of public education

While pandemic pods may seem relatively harmless, they are part of a growing trend towards education privatization that undermines public education and democracy, says associate prof
<b>CANADA:</b> Parliament resumes full operations today with debate on throne speech

CANADA: Parliament resumes full operations today with debate on throne speech

Opposition parties will give their official responses to Wednesday's speech from the throne but they've already signalled that Trudeau can't count on support from any of them to survive the eventual confidence vote and avoid plunging the country into an election in the midst of a second wave of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic
<b>COVID-19:</b> Ontario fall pandemic preparedness plan roll out continues today

COVID-19: Ontario fall pandemic preparedness plan roll out continues today

The premier has already announced the province will launch a bolstered flu shot campaign in the coming weeks
<b>COVID-19:</b> Paper towel in short supply as people stay home, clean more, industry leader says

COVID-19: Paper towel in short supply as people stay home, clean more, industry leader says

“COVID doesn't make you go to the bathroom more, but it does make you clean more"
Ontario to review COVID-19 symptoms list for schools, minister says

Ontario to review COVID-19 symptoms list for schools, minister says

Ontario's school reopening plan requires parents to screen their children for COVID-19 symptoms