Omicron variant: AstraZeneca exploring impact on vaccine, antibody cocktail
AstraZeneca said that it had developed a vaccine platform to respond quickly to new variants with Oxford University, where its vaccine was created.
8 m
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Novavax says it’s developing COVID-19 vaccine to target new Omicron variant
The vaccine developer said it had started developing a spike protein specifically based on the known genetic sequence of the variant, B.1.1.529.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Prince Albert RCMP deem deaths near Garden River suspicious
The deaths of two people have been deemed suspicious by Prince Albert RCMP. The two individuals were located in a vehicle near Highway 355 on Thursday.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Rosie DiManno: At this point in the pandemic, there’s no more time for nonsense
Anti-vaccination folk spouting gibberish should button their lips as the new Omicron variant emerges, as it may be highly infectious, writes Rosie DiManno.
thestar.com | Toronto Star | Canada's...
Regina Humane Society cat on road to recovery after hairband forced leg amputation
A cat taken in at the Regina Humane Society required a leg amputation after an elastic band wrapped tightly around her back left leg caused irreparable damage and infection.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Food Bank Friday: Central Okanagan Food Bank manages spike in demand ahead of holidays
"We actually have over 2,100 families that have registered for a Christmas family hamper."
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Driver avoids $2K ticket after setting cruise control in miles per hour in Saskatchewan
An officer says a vehicle was clocked going 202 km/h near Wolseley, Sask., on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Boosting gender parity: Ontario Liberals create women-only candidate ridings
The party provided a list of 22 ridings to Global News where it has made the rule change, including in the Greater Toronto Area, Durham Region and elsewhere in southern Ontario.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
COVID-19: B.C. reports 341 new cases and 6 deaths, says no sign of new variant yet
The update saw the province's seven-day average for new cases fall to 352, and left B.C. with 3.035 active cases -- the lowest both figures have been since Aug. 8.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Interior Health to hold ‘whole community’ vaccine clinics in rural and remote communities
The Interior Health Authority (IHA) has announced it is gearing up to host what it calls "whole community" vaccine clinics in rural and remote communities.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Vaughn Palmer: Tiny law, huge implications, little debate
Opinion: Closure ended debate on UNDRIP-related law leaving key question unanswered
Vancouver News, Top Stories, Breaking...
Nunavut to get first shipments of COVID-19 vaccine for kids this weekend
Vaccines will be available by appointment at all health centres and at Iqaluit Public Health starting Monday, a release from the government stated.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Liveblog: Montembeault in goal for Habs vs. Sabres
The Montreal Canadiens play the first of a back-to-back on the road tonight in Buffalo. The Habs play the Pittsburgh Penguins tomorrow.
Montreal Latest News, Breaking Headlines...
Kingston Humane Society thanks public for helping with overcapacity challenges
Kingston Humane Society thanks the public for helping with the organization's overcapacity challenges and continues its plea for ongoing support.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Regina continues to deal with an increase in catalytic converter theft
Thieves in Regina are continuing to steal catalytic converters from beneath vehicles. The price of replacement and repairs can be thousands of dollars per vehicle.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Christmas Fund: T-shirts for Montreal road warriors
Popular CJAD radio host Aaron Rand has orange cones and detour signs on his annual charity T-shirt line, which he just launched.
Montreal Latest News, Breaking Headlines...
Trans Mountain Pipeline hoping for a reduced restart next week, but weather remains uncertain
Two more atmospheric rivers are on their way to the province - one expected Saturday and into Sunday and one expected around next Tuesday.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Woman who made complaint about Kelowna RCMP wants ‘accountability for people who cause more trauma’
'I feel that it is important and would show integrity to say,’ these are our rules, and if you don’t live up to the standard there will be consequences.’'
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
‘We are not here to get killed’: Wet’suwet’en solidarity actions met with armed police response
thestar.com | Toronto Star | Canada's...
Police arrests tied to Hamilton encampment teardowns spark demonstration at central station
Groups advocating on behalf of the homeless gathered outside the central police station on Friday to protest arrests.
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
‘I can have more fun now’: young Albertans roll up their sleeves to get COVID-19 vaccine
It's the moment many parents in Alberta have been waiting for. On Friday, thousands of kids got their first dose of the COVID-19 pediatric vaccine.
1 h
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Hellebuyck pulled as Wild hammer Jets 7-1
14 Wild skaters registered at least a point in the win.
1 h
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Prosecution seeks clarity on new information in Toor cocaine importing case
Kirandeep Toor recently discovered she was pregnancy, something her doctor says prevents her from travelling for her sentencing hearing.
1 h
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
USask threatened with legal action over campus COVID-19 vaccine mandate
An organization is threatening legal action if the USask vaccine mandate, which brought the campus vaccination rate up to more than 95 per cent, is not rescinded.
1 h
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Quebec Indigenous leaders blast Legault for being ‘paternalistic’
Quebec Indigenous leaders are denouncing Premier Francois Legault for his decision not to meet with them during Grand Economic Circle of Indigenous Peoples.
1 h
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Pat Mandy takes helm as chair of Hamilton Police Services Board
Pat Mandy, a member of Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation, was unanimously elected to the post during the board's meeting on Thursday afternoon.
1 h
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Second suspect arrested in connection with murder of Montreal teen
The suspect is facing several charges, including second-degree murder. He appeared at the Montreal courthouse Friday afternoon. 
1 h
Montreal Latest News, Breaking Headlines...
Regina police issue warrant for second-degree murder suspect
Regina Police are looking for Ismail Ahmed Hassen who is described as six feet tall, weighs approximately 220 lbs., athletic build, black hair and brown eyes.
1 h
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
‘Highly potent’ synthetic opioid found in Saskatoon police seizures
Etonitazene is a highly potent synthetic opioid that is 10 to 20 times more potent than fentanyl, according to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan.
2 h
Global News | Latest & Current News -...
Dave Feschuk: The Leafs are winning despite no goals from Nick Ritchie — not for lack of trying
In some ways, Ritchie’s dry spell is no big deal with 12 wins in 14 games heading into Friday night’s road date with the Sharks. But they also ranked a dismal 22nd in goals per game. Ritchie’s glacial start clearly wasn’t what the club envisioned when they signed him in July, Dave Feschuk writes.
2 h
thestar.com | Toronto Star | Canada's...