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World May 19Canada, U.S. extend border closure to nonessential travel
Canada and the U.S. have agreed to extend their agreement to keep border closed to non essential travel to June 21 during the coronavirus pandemic.
World May 01Canada bans assault-style weapons after shooting rampage
"Canadians need more than thoughts and prayers," Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said.
World Apr 24Canada mass shooting started with assault on girlfriend
Mass shootings are relatively rare in Canada. The country overhauled gun control laws after a man shot 14 women and himself to death at a Montreal' college in 1989. …
World Apr 20Canada’s worst mass shooting leaves at least 18 dead
Police have fanned out across more than a dozen crime scenes after a rampage by a gunman disguised as a police officer left at least 18 dead and homes in smoldering ruins in rural communities across Nova Scotia.
World Apr 1916 killed in shooting rampage, deadliest in Canadian history
A man disguised as a police officer went on a shooting rampage in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, killing 16 people Sunday, in the deadliest such attack in the country's history. Officials said the suspected shooter was also dead.
Health Apr 18Canada, US extend border restrictions for another 30 days
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Saturday the U.S. and Canada have agreed to keep their border closed to nonessential travel for another 30 days.
Health Apr 09Canada unlikely to return to normal until there is a COVID-19 vaccine
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canadians will need to stay at home and practice physical distancing for months as the first wave of COVID-19 cases in the country won’t end until the summer.
Politics Mar 25Canada imposes mandatory self-isolation for those returning to country
Health Minister Patty Hajdu said on Twitter that the government is making it mandatory to better protect Canada's most vulnerable.
Health Mar 23Ontario to close all non-essential businesses
Ontario Gov. Doug Ford said Monday he will release the list of businesses that will be allowed to stay open, but food will remain on the grocery store shelves and people will still have access to medication.
Health Mar 12WATCH: Canada’s Trudeau says he’ll work from home after wife tests positive for COVID-19
Canada shut down Parliament and advised against all nonessential travel outside the country Friday while Prime Minister Justin Trudeau governed remotely from his home, in self-imposed quarantine after his wife tested positive for the new coronavirus.