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COVID-19: Trudeau provides update as Omicron-fuelled 5th wave ripples across provinces | LIVE

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, alongside Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos, will be providing an update as the Omicron-fuelled fifth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic appears to be peaking in some provinces, while others say the worst is likely still to come. Even as they both set new records for hospitalizations, officials in Ontario and Quebec say the daily rate…

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COVID-19: Canadians divided over Quebec's proposed tax on unvaccinated

Quebec’s proposal to tax unvaccinated people is sparking a wide range of reactions beyond the province’s borders. The plan to impose a tax on adults who choose to remain unvaccinated against COVID-19 is already being called “constitutionally vulnerable” by critics – but experts say the province is well within its rights and challenges are likely to fail. Details about…

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COVID-19: Canadians divided over Quebec's proposed tax on unvaccinated

Quebec’s proposal to tax unvaccinated people is sparking a wide range of reactions beyond the province’s borders. The plan to impose a tax on adults who choose to remain unvaccinated against COVID-19 is already being called “constitutionally vulnerable” by critics – but experts say the province is well within its rights and challenges are likely to fail. Details about…

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COVID-19: Canadians divided over Quebec's proposed tax on unvaccinated

Quebec’s proposal to tax unvaccinated people is sparking a wide range of reactions beyond the province’s borders. The plan to impose a tax on adults who choose to remain unvaccinated against COVID-19 is already being called “constitutionally vulnerable” by critics – but experts say the province is well within its rights and challenges are likely to fail. Details about…

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COVID-19: Canadians divided over Quebec's proposed tax on unvaccinated

Quebec’s proposal to tax unvaccinated people is sparking a wide range of reactions beyond the province’s borders. The plan to impose a tax on adults who choose to remain unvaccinated against COVID-19 is already being called “constitutionally vulnerable” by critics – but experts say the province is well within its rights and challenges are likely to fail. Details about…

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Global National: Jan. 3, 2022 | Restrictions return as Ontario expects "tsunami" of COVID-19 cases

On this episode of Global National: Ontario Premier Doug Ford is bringing back some tight pandemic restrictions, as a record-breaking COVID-19 surge risks pushing the province’s hospitals to the breaking point. Mike Drolet reports on some of the new measures, and what’s at stake. As cases also reach record highs in Atlantic Canada, provinces are facing difficult decisions to…

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Global National: Jan. 2, 2022 | Growing concern in Canada, US over back-to-school amid Omicron surge

As the holidays wrap amid an Omicron-driven COVID-19 surge in new cases across Canada, concerns are rising as countless Canadians students prepare to return to school. As Julia Foy reports, parents, teachers, and doctors are pushing for more measures to keep families safe. Schools in the United States are also ramping up pandemic measures as Omicron infections surge after…

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Canada surpasses 2 million confirmed cases of COVID-19

Dr. Dale Kalina discusses how Canada has surpassed 2 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 across the country. Subscribe to CTV News to watch more videos: https://www.youtube.com/ctvnews Connect with CTV News: For the latest news visit: http://www.ctvnews.ca/ For a full video offering visit the CTV News Network: http://www.ctvnews.ca/video CTV News on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CTVNews CTV News on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CTVNews Watch CTV…

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COVID-19: Omicron variant outbreaks threaten to put professional sports on hold again

The COVID-19 pandemic is once again jeopardizing professional sports, as major leagues are already seeing a spike of infections among players due to the Omicron variant. The cases are quickly popping up across three of North America’s biggest leagues. Dozens of NFL players have tested positive in the last two days, while NBA games are getting cancelled because of…

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COVID-19: New cases of Omicron variant reported across Canada

Omicron variant cases are beginning to pop up across the country and in the Greater Toronto Area, including a confirmed case in Hamilton, Ont. Meanwhile, Ontario is reporting 1,053 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the total case count in the province to 622,313. This is an increase from Friday when Ontario hit 1,031 new COVID-19 cases —…

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