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Some further insight into mixed vaccine doses and HipTok : In The News for May 13

Some further insight into mixed vaccine doses and HipTok : In The News for May 13

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of May 13 ... What we are watching in Canada ...
B.C. money laundering inquiry could have lessons for other provinces: lawyer

B.C. money laundering inquiry could have lessons for other provinces: lawyer

Testimony at British Columbia's public inquiry into money laundering will wrap up Friday, leading to a final report the commission's chief lawyer says could provide broad lessons about the illegal activity for all Canadian jurisdictions.
Expert says COVID-19 could be a cause in public nature of gang violence

Expert says COVID-19 could be a cause in public nature of gang violence

VANCOUVER — An expert on gangs says the very public nature of a recent series of shootings in Metro Vancouver may be attributed to COVID-19 restrictions, with rivals striking at the first chance they get.

Who have provinces pegged to receive COVID-19 vaccines in the coming weeks?

As COVID-19 vaccine supplies ramp up across the country, most provinces and territories have released details of who can expect to receive a shot in the coming weeks.
Quebec coroner's inquest into death of Joyce Echaquan begins today

Quebec coroner's inquest into death of Joyce Echaquan begins today

MONTREAL — A coroner's inquest is set to begin today in the death of an Indigenous woman who was subjected to insults by staff while she lay dying in a Quebec hospital.
Study suggests neonic pesticides harming monarch butterfly eggs

Study suggests neonic pesticides harming monarch butterfly eggs

A recently published study suggests that one of the world's most common pesticides may be contributing to the decline of one of its most-loved butterflies.

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Thursday, May 13, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, May 13, 2021. There are 1,305,770 confirmed cases in Canada. Canada: 1,305,770 confirmed cases (76,676 active, 1,204,328 resolved, 24,766 deaths).
Quebec expected to introduce revamp of French-language legislation today

Quebec expected to introduce revamp of French-language legislation today

QUEBEC — The Quebec government is expected today to present its long-awaited revamp of its signature piece of language legislation, known as Bill 101.

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Thursday, May 13, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, May 13, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 306,680 new vaccinations administered for a total of 16,904,612 doses given. Nationwide, 1,308,238 people or 3.

Dairy company recalls cheese brand over concern of possible Listeria contamination

OTTAWA — Quebec dairy company Les Dependances is recalling one of its cheese brands over concerns of possible Listeria contamination.