Canada & World

World COVID-19 update: NATO suspicious of Russian military drills; Cruise ships ordered to stay at sea

Comprehensive update of coronavirus news from around the world for Wednesday, April 1

Father of Humboldt Bronco disappointed Saskatchewan has relaxed trucking rules

Father of Humboldt Bronco disappointed Saskatchewan has relaxed trucking rules

Alberta’s energy war room to spend only on ‘subsistence operations’ due to COVID-19

Alberta’s energy war room to spend only on ‘subsistence operations’ due to COVID-19

Alberta Medical Association calls health-care changes irresponsible during pandemic

Alberta Medical Association calls health-care changes irresponsible during pandemic

Alberta education minister resists Opposition calls to rescind mass layoffs

Alberta education minister resists Opposition calls to rescind mass layoffs

Too little too late? Experts decry Mexico virus policy delay

Too little too late? Experts decry Mexico virus policy delay

COVID-19 silver lining: experts predict innovation in medicine, education, remote work

COVID-19 silver lining: experts predict innovation in medicine, education, remote work

Transparency on COVID-19 response crucial: former public safety minister Goodale

Transparency on COVID-19 response crucial: former public safety minister Goodale

Hope floats: Alberta town ravaged by flood rolls out parade float for COVID-19

Hope floats: Alberta town ravaged by flood rolls out parade float for COVID-19

Governments looking at longer-term measures to slow COVID-19 spread

Governments looking at longer-term measures to slow COVID-19 spread

Consider releasing some inmates to stem COVID-19 in prisons, minister requests

Consider releasing some inmates to stem COVID-19 in prisons, minister requests

More masks, ventilators on the way as industrial response to COVID-19 ramps up

More masks, ventilators on the way as industrial response to COVID-19 ramps up

‘What are the chances?’ Youth worker one of Alberta’s latest COVID-19 victims

‘What are the chances?’ Youth worker one of Alberta’s latest COVID-19 victims

Officials warn of COVID-19’s potential impacts on vulnerable populations

Officials warn of COVID-19’s potential impacts on vulnerable populations

6 European nations condemn North Korean missile launches

6 European nations condemn North Korean missile launches

New Trump mileage standards to gut Obama climate effort

New Trump mileage standards to gut Obama climate effort

UN begins home food drops for Gaza’s needy to stem virus

UN begins home food drops for Gaza’s needy to stem virus

Their babies are almost here but this ‘magical’ time is tainted by COVID-19

Their babies are almost here but this ‘magical’ time is tainted by COVID-19

TC Energy enlists Alberta to help finish US$8-billion Keystone XL project

Alberta government has agreed toinvest about US$1.1 billion (C$1.5 billion) as equity in the project

Youth worker, hockey coach one of Alberta’s latest COVID-19 victims

Shawn Auger, who was 34, died Monday morning in hospital