COVID19

Figures released Friday appear to show the rate of spread of coronavirus has been slowed down in B.C. But provincial health officials warn now is not the time to let up on social distancing and other...
While President Trump closed the U.S. border against entry from China at the end of January, his overall instinct was right.  The CCP virus was nasty, but no worse than a supercharged flu. Health professionals overwhelmed Trump...
The president was aware of the danger from the coronavirus – but a lack of leadership has created an emergency of epic proportions hen the definitive history of the coronavirus pandemic is written, the date 20...
Record low prices for oilsands crude could result up to 20 per cent of Canada’s thermal bitumen production being shut down over the next few months, according to analyst Matt Murphy of Tudor Pickering Holt &...
Canadian heavy crude now costs less than the price paid to ship it Canadian heavy oil prices plunged to a new low on Friday that could force domestic oilsands sector to shut in production to survive...
Non-essential services allowed to remain open as long as they can comply with health orders B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth released a list of essential services Thursday as he vowed to use his emergency powers...
Trump’s response to the pandemic has been haunted by the science denialism of his ultraconservative religious allies. Donald Trump rose to power with the determined assistance of a movement that denies science, bashes government and prioritized...
There is a case to be made for draconian measures to reduce the overall number of infections and thus deaths, but putting the entire economy into abeyance and immuring the population rather than focusing on...
The Government of Canada is focused on helping Canadians and businesses through this tough economic time. We will continue to protect the health and safety of Canadians, while supporting families and businesses and keeping our...
Vaping may leave users at higher risk of serious complications if they contract the respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus, the Food and Drug Administration said. “People with underlying health issues, such as heart or...