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Hong Kong bans Air Canada passenger flights from Vancouver for 2 weeks due to COVID-19 exposure

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The Hong Kong Department of Health has imposed a two-week ban on Air Canada passenger flights from Vancouver due to a COVID-19 exposure. 

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Chilean player accused of eye-gouging Canadian in Rugby World Cup qualifier

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Rugby Canada has asked World Rugby to review an alleged eye-gouging incident from the series against Chile where Canada’s journey to the 2023 Rugby World Cup came to an end.

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Sky claim 1st WNBA title besting Mercury behind late game rally

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Allie Quigley scored 26 points and Candace Parker added 16 points, 13 rebounds and five assists to help Chicago win its first WNBA championship with a 80-74 victory over the Phoenix Mercury on Sunday in Chicago.

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Alphonso Davies injures hamstring in Bayern Munich blowout win over Bayer Leverkusen

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Canadian midfielder Alphonso Davies exited in the 40th minute of Bayern Munich’s 5-1 win over Bayer Leverkusen on Sunday after feeling “a light pain in his hamstring,” according to coach Julian Nagelsmann.

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Costa Rica, Milan among winners of Prince William’s Earthshot environmental prize

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Milan and Costa Rica were among the winners of the Earthshot Prize on Sunday, an environmental award created by Prince William, who has criticized world leaders for an uninspiring response to the climate change crisis.

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Costa Rica, Milan among winners of Prince William’s Earthshot environmental prize

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Milan and Costa Rica were among the winners of the Earthshot Prize on Sunday, an environmental award created by Prince William, who has criticized world leaders for an uninspiring response to the climate change crisis.

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Bargain or ‘blackmail’? Why the Liberals might be wise to do a deal with the NDP

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Federal parties rarely make formal deals with each other — even when faced with the uncertainty of a minority Parliament. But if minority governments are becoming more common — and if voters are getting impatient with back-to-back elections — now might be a good time to negotiate.

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Cross Country Checkup: Is it fair to fire health-care workers who refuse to get vaccinated?

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Canadian health-care workers are facing vaccination deadlines in almost every province — and those who don’t get vaccinated risk suspension and potentially losing their jobs. As vaccine deadlines approach, should vaccination be required where you work?

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Are world’s fairs still relevant in a globally connected digital world?

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With 192 countries jostling for attention at Expo 2020 in Dubai, Canada chose a characteristically understated way to make its mark with its $40-million pavilion. But with interest in world’s fairs waning in this interconnected digital age, does even the flashiest display make much of an impact?

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Molecular testing requirement for COVID-19 to remain as land border opens: Blair

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Canadians will still need to take a molecular test, like the expensive PCR test, in order to return to Canada from the United States after the land border reopens in November.

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Elks trade QB Trevor Harris to Alouettes

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The Edmonton Elks have traded quarterback Trevor Harris to the Montreal Alouettes for defensive end Antonio Simmons.

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PCR testing requirement to remain as land border opens: Blair

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Canadians will still need to take an expensive PCR test in order to return to Canada from the United States after the land border reopens in November.

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Jaguars end 20-game losing skid with last-second FG against Dolphins in London

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The Jacksonville Jaguars ended their 20-game losing streak when Matthew Wright kicked a 53-yard field goal as time expired in a 23-20 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday in London.

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Jaguars end 20-game losing skid with last-second FG against Dolphins in London

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The Jacksonville Jaguars ended their 20-game losing streak when Matthew Wright kicked a 53-yard field goal as time expired in a 23-20 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday in London.

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Ben Flanagan, Leslie Sexton capture their 1st Canadian 10K road race titles

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Canadian runner Ben Flanagan won his first-ever 10-kilometre road race on Sunday in the Toronto Waterfront Marathon event while Leslie Sexton captured her second national women’s title in a month. The competition doubled as the Canadian 10K Championships.

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Knife found beneath Parliament to be returned to Algonquin nations in historic move

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An ancient knife recovered during renovations on Parliament Hill will be returned to Algonquin nations. It’s estimated to be 4,000 years old.

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Bill Clinton released from hospital after treatment for urological infection

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Bill Clinton was discharged from a Southern California hospital on Sunday after undergoing treatment for an infection that had spread to his bloodstream.

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I was raised vaccine hesitant. Now I’m double vaxxed against COVID-19

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I didn’t challenge some of the vaccine assumptions I learned in my childhood until I became seriously ill, writes Rachel Grantham.

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I was raised vaccine hesitant. Now I’m double vaxxed against COVID-19

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I didn’t challenge some of the vaccine assumptions I learned in my childhood until I became seriously ill, writes Rachel Grantham.

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Vaccine allergy? Experts say most past reactions not valid reason for exemptions

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Allergists across the country have safely inoculated most patients who come into their clinics, regardless of allergy history, says an Ontario doctor who’s noticed an uptick in requests for allergy assessments after the government began implementing COVID-19 vaccine certificates last month.

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B.C. winemakers in good spirits about 2021 vintage despite summer of fire and extreme heat

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This year could be known as one of the better vintages in recent memory for British Columbia’s wine industry, despite the unprecedented growing conditions wine growers faced over the summer with fires, a record-breaking heat wave and extreme drought conditions.

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Land acknowledgments to preface all Montreal Canadiens home games

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Public address announcer Michel Lacroix read the land acknowledgment at the first game of the season.

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China condemns Canada, U.S. for sending warships through Taiwan Strait

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The Chinese military on Sunday condemned Canada and the United States for each sending a warship through the Taiwan Strait last week, saying they were threatening peace and stability in the region.

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Minister Ng highlights importance of small businesses in Canada’s economic recovery during Small Business Week

Small businesses are the backbone of the Canadian economy and will play a crucial role in Canada’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, creating jobs and building a better way forward in the months and years to come.

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How well is your water? N.S. panel to discuss climate change impacts on groundwater

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Climate change is already affecting the volume and quality of water that’s coming out of many taps in Nova Scotia.

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

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Australia’s second-largest city, Melbourne, which has spent more time under COVID-19 lockdowns than any other city in the world, is set to lift its stay-at-home orders this week.

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Real estate secrets; Family blindsided after others profit off obituary; CBC’s Marketplace Cheat Sheet

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CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week.

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Weather, protest cloud Beijing flame-lighting rehearsal

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Two women attempted to hang a banner from the Acropolis in Athens Sunday morning in protest at the upcoming Beijing Winter Olympics, and were detained by Greek police.

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Father of arrested suspect in British MP’s slaying ‘traumatized’

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The father of a man held for the fatal stabbing of a British legislator during a meeting with local voters has told British media that he was shocked and “traumatized” by his son’s arrest, as police continued questioning the suspect under terrorism laws.

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Nova Scotian races to eNASCAR championship and $100K top prize

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A Nova Scotian has won the eNASCAR championship, taking home $100,000 in winnings. 

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In the COVID era, nobody seems to care about my acne – me least of all

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When my face first exploded with adult-onset acne, I was mortified. The pandemic changed my perspective on beauty standards, writes Morgan Dick.

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Gap in research funding leaves global south more vulnerable to climate impacts, studies suggest

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Developing countries suffer from a significant gap in terms of scientific research related to climate change, a new study shows, even though they contain the communities and people most vulnerable to extreme weather, rising sea levels and other serious impacts of climate change. 

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Audiences eager for Succession’s obscenely wealthy jerks to return

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Succession is back for a third season on Sunday. How did TV’s most hateable family amass such a devoted audience? CBC News spoke to three critics — and fans — of the HBO hit.

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Audiences eager for Succession’s obscenely wealthy jerks to return

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Succession is back for a third season on Sunday. How did TV’s most hateable family amass such a devoted audience? CBC News spoke to three critics — and fans — of the HBO hit.

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Meet some of the new faces coming to the House of Commons

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Forty-nine rookie MPs will be seeking to make their mark when the minority Parliament resumes this fall, while two familiar faces defeated in 2019 — Liberals Randy Boissonnault and John Aldag — are returning to the House of Commons after successful political comebacks.

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Sharks’ rookies Eklund, Weatherby lead comeback win over Jets

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Jasper Weatherby scored the tying goal in his NHL debut and William Eklund set up the go-ahead score in his first career game to lead the San Jose Sharks to a season-opening 4-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night.

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McDavid nets hat trick, leads Oilers decisive win over Flames in Battle of Alberta

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Connor McDavid scored three goals as the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Calgary Flames 5-2 on Saturday night for their second straight win to start the season.

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CBC Sports Late Night: Road to the Olympic Games on CBC – Beach Volleyball World Tour Finals

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With Tokyo 2020 behind them, the worlds’ best get back to business on the beach in Sardinia, Italy.

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17 U.S. missionaries including children kidnapped in Haiti, religious group says

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A group of 17 U.S. missionaries including children were kidnapped by a gang in Haiti on Saturday, according to a voice message sent to various religious missions by an organization with direct knowledge of the incident.

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Russian filmmakers headed for Earth from space station

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A Soyuz space capsule carrying a cosmonaut and two Russian filmmakers has separated from the International Space Station and is heading for the Earth.

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Lafreniere’s winner powers Rangers past Habs, handing them 3rd consecutive loss

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Alexis Lafreniere’s third-period goal proved to be the winner as the New York Rangers claimed a 3-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night in Montreal.

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Thomas Greiss makes 40 saves, backstops Red Wings past Canucks

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Thomas Greiss made 40 saves to assure the lead the Detroit Red Wings took early in the second period stood up in a 3-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night.

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Stampeders continue rise in standings, dominate Lions en route to 3rd straight win

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Bo Levi Mitchell and the Calgary Stampeders continued their surge up the CFL standings Saturday with a dominant 39-10 win over the B.C. Lions in Vancouver.

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Michael Bunting’s 1st goal for hometown Leafs seals victory over Senators

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Alexander Kerfoot had a goal and an assist while Michael Bunting scored his first for his hometown team as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Ottawa Senators 3-1 on Saturday night.

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Blondin, Howe victorious in 1,500m races at Canadian speed skating trials

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Ivanie Blondin won the women’s 1,500 metres at the Canadian long track speed skating championships on Saturday, with a season-best time of one minute 54.64 seconds. Connor Howe, a 21-year-old from Canmore, Alta., earned the men’s 1,500m crown with a time of 1:43.50.

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Hockey Night in Canada: Calgary vs. Edmonton

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Watch live on television and online on Saturday at 10 p.m. ET as the Calgary Flames take on the Edmonton Oilers on Hockey Night in Canada.

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Martinez, Devers’ grand hitting lifts Red Sox past Astros to even ALCS

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Boston became the first team to slug two grand slams in a postseason game, with Martinez and Devers connecting in the first two innings of a 9-5 win over the Astros on Saturday in Houston that tied their AL Championship Series at one game apiece.

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Hockey Night in Canada: Ottawa vs. Toronto

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Watch live on television and online on Saturday at 7 p.m. ET as the Ottawa Senators visit the Toronto Maple Leafs on Hockey Night in Canada.

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Strike averted after union for U.S. film, TV crews reach deal with studios

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An 11th-hour deal was reached Saturday, averting a strike of film and television crews that would have seen some 60,000 behind-the-scenes workers walk off their jobs and would have frozen productions in Hollywood and across the U.S.

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Ontario’s enhanced vaccine certificate system not accessible to marginalized people, advocates say

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Advocates say Ontario’s enhanced COVID-19 vaccine certificate system is not accessible for marginalized groups.