Volcanoes are erupting in The Philippines, but on-fire Australia received some welcome rain. The Iran war cries have been called off and The Donald’s military powers are about to be hamstrung by the Senate. Meanwhile, his impeachment trial is starting, and we’re all on Twitter for a front-row seat.
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B.C. will make contraception free — a first in Canada
Budget measure will be funded by $119M over next 3 years, Finance Minister Katrine Conroy says.
Nature is healing: Doctors in B.C., other provinces can prescribe Parks Canada passes to patients
Doctors and other licensed health-care professionals in four provinces can now prescribe a free pass to Canada's national parks.
Feds moving to ban plastic straws, bags by end of 2022
It's the end of days for plastic grocery bags and Styrofoam takeout containers in Canada, but the products can still be manufactured for export.
Canada’s first homegrown COVID-19 vaccine shows high efficacy
Canada's first homegrown COVID-19 vaccine has shown high efficacy against infection during Phase 3 clinical trials, the drugmakers behind the plant-based shot reported Tuesday, fuelling hopes it could soon get a stamp of approval for use.