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No place for 'far right' in Conservative Party, Erin O'Toole says

Federal Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole pushed back against attempts to link his party to Trump-style politics on Sunday, saying there is "no place for the far right" in the Tories while accusing the Liberals of divisive dirty tricks.

Biden indicates plans to cancel Keystone XL pipeline permit on first day in office, sources confirm

U.S. president-elect Joe Biden has indicated plans to cancel the Keystone XL pipeline permit on his first day in office, sources confirmed to CBC News on Sunday. 

Difficult but necessary steps taken in Fort Liard to contain COVID-19, N.W.T. health minister says

Sunday’s public update comes after three cases of COVID-19 were reported in Fort Liard, N.W.T., on Saturday. 

Infamous Vancouver strip club's mouthy marquee the talk of the town

The Penthouse Night Club has been closed since the beginning of the pandemic, but one of its bartenders is keeping the sign current, hoping a little humour can carry the club through the toughest time in its 73-year-history.

Want to reduce COVID-19? Target high-risk populations, health experts urge

Two doctors who study COVID-19 say that when it comes to reducing the spread of the virus, Canadian health officials should focus more on tactics to help high-risk populations instead of imposing blanket restrictions on everyone. 

Truckers face 'dehumanizing' challenges finding washrooms on the road

Truckers delivering essential goods during the COVID-19 pandemic are facing a "dehumanizing" struggle to find open washrooms, one that could lead to health concerns down the road, according to a national agency that represents women drivers. 

Fishing vessel found off Delaps Cove, N.S.; 5 crew members still missing

The fishing vessel that went missing off the coast of Delaps Cove in southwest Nova Scotia in December has been found. Five of the six crew members who were aboard the boat are still missing.

Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world on Sunday

New Brunswick announced 36 new cases, a single-day high since the start of the pandemic. Dr. Jennifer Russell, the province's chief medical officer of health, said the Moncton, Saint John and Fredericton regions could move to red within days if the situation doesn't improve.

Quebec pins all its hopes on the vaccine, but experts say action is needed on multiple fronts

The province's pandemic exit strategy leans heavily on mass vaccination, but experts argue there's a need for bold action to curb transmission. It doesn't appear to be forthcoming.

Nearly half of Canadians miss high school literacy grade — and that's bad for economy

One in six adult Canadians falls short of passing the most basic set of literacy tests, making them functionally illiterate, and this could mean problems as a post-COVID-19 economic recovery ramps up.

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