With Canada and Mexico borders closed, Americans are trapped in their own health-care system

“Want to hear the joke about insulin?” goes the bleak gag about America’s drug prices. “You have to go to Canada to get it.” But even that’s not an option anymore. Pandemic travel restrictions have made Americans prisoners of their country. Even within North America, Mexico and Canada have closed thousands of kilometres of border …

ادامه مطلبWith Canada and Mexico borders closed, Americans are trapped in their own health-care system

راهنمای خرید اجاق گاز در ایران

اجاق گاز جزء اجزای آشپزخانه ها است. راهنمای خرید اجاق گاز اینجا کلیک کنید امروزه اجاق گازها از تحولات خارج نشده و با پیشرفت فناوری دستخوش تغییراتی شده اند. امروزه اجاق گاز فقط برای پخت و پز استفاده نمی شود و بیشتر آنها دارای اجاق گاز ، مرغ مرغ ، نگهدارنده گرما و غیره هستند. …

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Trudeau ‘deeply disappointed’ after demonstrators topple John A. Macdonald statue

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he’s “deeply disappointed” by the vandalism that he said took place when protesters toppled a statue of former prime minister Sir John A. Macdonald in Montreal over the weekend. The statue was toppled in a fall which decapitated the the former prime minister’s statue during a demonstration on …

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Feds sign deals with Novavax and Johnson & Johnson to secure millions of vaccine doses

OTTAWA — The federal government has reached agreements with Novavax and Johnson & Johnson to secure millions of doses of COVID-19 vaccine candidates. The deals hinge on Health Canada approval but if trials proceed as planned, deliveries in Canada would begin at the start of 2021. The government has also inked deals with pharmaceutical firms …

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Feds sign deal with Novavax to secure up to 76M doses of vaccine candidate

OTTAWA — The federal government has reached an agreement with U.S. manufacturer Novavax for 76 million doses of the group’s promising COVID-19 vaccine candidate NVX-CoV2373. The deal hinges on Health Canada’s approval but would see the doses supplied to Canada beginning as early as the second quarter of 2021. The government has also inked deals …

ادامه مطلبFeds sign deal with Novavax to secure up to 76M doses of vaccine candidate

‘Tragedy’: St. Louis officer dies after being shot by a barricaded gunman

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis police officer who was a “hero” to his family died Sunday after being shot in the head by a barricaded gunman on the city’s south side, authorities said. Officer Tamarris L. Bohannon, 29, had been with the department for 3 1/2 years. A second officer who was shot in …

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5 things to know for Monday, August 31, 2020

TORONTO — Canada is approaching 128,000 total cases of COVID-19, with more than 5,100 cases still active. Here’s what else you need to know to start your day. 1. Deleted tweet: Anti-hate groups and Jewish associations are criticizing long-time Conservative MP Kerry-Lynne Findlay for a now-deleted tweet they say could spread anti-Semitic conspiracy theories.  2. Cases …

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Nova Scotia candidate’s withdrawal shrinks Green Party leadership field

OTTAWA — The field of contenders vying to become leader of the federal Green Party just got a little smaller. Nova Scotia computer scientist and veteran Judy Green is withdrawing from the race and throwing her support behind fellow candidate David Merner of British Columbia. Green’s withdrawal follows a battle just to get on the …

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Rally supporting police draws scores to downtown Kenosha

KENOSHA, WIS. — Scores of police supporters gathered Sunday in downtown Kenosha where protesters have been demonstrating against police brutality since the shooting of Jacob Blake last weekend. Some attending the rally in the Wisconsin city wore “back the blue” shirts. Others carried American flags. They applauded when law enforcement vehicles rolled by. “With the …

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Trump, Portland mayor blame each other after deadly shooting

PORTLAND, ORE. — The mayor of Portland, Oregon, and U.S. President Donald Trump engaged in a real-time argument Sunday as the president sent a flurry of critical tweets about Ted Wheeler as the mayor was holding a press conference about the fatal shooting of a right-wing supporter in his city the night before. After Trump …

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