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Condition in kids with possible COVID-19 link being studied in Canada– Balcony Standard

B.C. and Alberta have become the latest provinces in Canada to investigate cases of an unusual syndrome in children, which doctors around the world are studying to see if there’s a definitive link to COVID-19. The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto and Montreal’s Sainte-Justine Hospital are each examining 20 possible cases of Multisystem Inflammatory…

These 3 Canadian Dividend Kings Have Not Missed Out On a Payment for 100 Years

Local dividend investors are lucky. They have a good selection of Canada’s finest companies to choose from – stocks that haven’t missed a dividend payment in decades. In fact, a small number of companies have paid uninterrupted dividends for a century or longer. That’s a pretty impressive track record. There’s just one problem. Instead of sticking…

George Floyd protests: Violence emerges throughout United States

Protesters march on White House demanding justice Officer charged with third-degree murder Twitter hides Trump tweets for 'glorifying violence' How the protests have spread - a city-by-city guide In pictures: Anger across America Subscribe to The Telegraph, free for one month Hundreds of people angrily protesting the death of an African-American man in police custody in…

‘Am I next?’ Tennis star Gauff signs up with chorus of demonstration after Minneapolis death

Sport FILE PHOTO: Peoples Choice Awards - Arrivals - Santa Monica, California, U.S., November 10, 2019 - Coco Gauff. REUTERS/Monica Almeida 30 May 2020 05:31AM(Updated: 30 May 2020 06:05AM) NEW YORK: Teenage tennis phenomenon Coco Gauff released a video protesting killings of African-Americans in the United States on Friday (May 29), joining a chorus of…

Hong Kong warns over eliminating US unique status

Hong Kong told the United States to keep out of the debate over national security legislation being imposed by China, and warned that withdrawal of the financial hub's special status under US law could backfire on the US economy. US President Donald Trump is due to announce later today his response to the Chinese parliament's…

Trudeau: Canadians watching US unrest and police violence in ‘shock and horror’

Justin Trudeau in Ottawa, Canada, on 29 May. Photograph: Canadian Press/Rex/Shutterstock Canadians are watching unrest and police violence in the United States in “shock and horror”, Justin Trudeau said on Friday – but the prime minister cautioned that his country also has entrenched problems with racism.  The city of Minneapolis has been rocked by a third…

Alberta partners with fast-food restaurants to distribute 4 non-medical masks to every resident

The Alberta government will provide every resident with four non-medical face masks, as the province continues its phased approach to relaunch the economy.Health Minister Tyler Shandro announced Friday morning that the government has partnered with A&W, McDonald’s Canada and Tim Hortons to distribute the masks at the restaurants’ drive-thru locations.The masks will be free of…

George Floyd death: Trudeau condemns anti-Black racism in Canada as protests erupt in U.S.

Justin Trudeau is calling on Canadians to reject racism as protests erupt in the U.S. over the death of George Floyd, a Black man killed during a police arrest.Trudeau said anti-Black racism is a reality in Canada as well.“We need as a society to stand together, stand up against discrimination, be there for each other…