Coronavirus news and updates for Friday, May 27, 2022

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Friday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 7:20 a.m. A Toronto physician has vaccinated hundreds of children under five — some as young as six months old — against COVID-19, despite the vaccine not being authorized … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Wednesday, May 25, 2022

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Wednesday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 7:38 a.m. Several years ago in Hamilton, a number of city workers were fired for alleged time theft and in some cases, alleged asphalt theft. You probably remember. It … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Tuesday, May 24, 2022

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Tuesday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 6:15 a.m.: An extensive study of thousands of COVID-19 patients in Ontario hospitals has found links between the severity of their infections and the levels of common air pollutants … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Monday, May 23, 2022

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Monday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 1:50 p.m.: Four photographs of Prime Minister Boris Johnson drinking at a Downing Street gathering when the UK was under lockdown have emerged just as his government braces for … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Sunday, May 22, 2022

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Sunday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 10:30 a.m. A US based scientific group, aimed at sharing tips and strategies on monitoring wastewater for signs of the burgeoning COVID-19 pandemic has ballooned to more than 1,300 … Read more

Today’s coronavirus news: North Korea reports more fevers as Kim claims virus progress

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Saturday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 8:29 a.m. North Korea said Saturday it found nearly 220,000 more people with feverish symptoms, even as leader Kim Jong Un claimed progress in slowing a largely undiagnosed spread … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Friday, May 19, 2022

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Friday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. Friday 6:19 a.m.: Three members of New Zealand’s cricket team tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday shortly before a warmup match against Sussex. Fastbowler Blair Tickner, batter Henry Nicholls … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Thursday, May 19, 2022

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Thursday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. Thursday 5:52 a.m.: On a recent nighttime visit to a drugstore, a double-masked Kim Jong Un lamented the slow delivery of medicine. Separately, the North Korean leader’s lieutenants have … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Wednesday, May 18, 2022

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Wednesday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 7:45 a.m. The ongoing baby formula shortage that has plagued the US for weeks and left parents scrambling to stock up is starting to spill over into Canada. Worries … Read more

Today’s coronavirus news: Quebec becomes last province to lift masking health order

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Saturday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 8:05 a.m. Quebec was the first province in Canada to impose a mask mandate after the COVID-19 pandemic hit, and on Saturday, it became the last province to allow … Read more