How the federal government is responding to Cowessess First Nation’s discovery 0 (0)

From CBC News. Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller says his government will be providing unconditional support to the Cowessess First Nation after the discovery of hundreds of unmarked graves at the Marieval Indian Residential School in Saskatchewan. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.6078601 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News…

Unmarked graves found at former Sask. residential school site update | CBC News special coverage 0 (0)

From CBC News. WARNING: This story contains distressing details. The Cowessess First Nation and the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations hold a press conference after they said hundreds of unmarked graves were discovered at the site of the former Marieval Indian Residential School in Saskatchewan. To read more: https://www.cbc.ca/1.6078375 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to…

More than 2M adults in England have had COVID-19 symptoms for more than 12 weeks, study finds 0 (0)

From CBC News. A new study has found that more than two million COVID-19 patients in England suffered lingering symptoms lasting longer than two weeks, about double the initial estimates.  »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC…

Leaders’ Debate Commission releases participation criteria as election speculation heats up 0 (0)

From CBC News. Canada’s elections debate commission has laid out the rules determining who will be eligible to participate in a future federal leaders debate. Executive director Michel Cormier says the commission is planning to hold two debates in both official languages. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC…

Yukon will reopen despite widespread COVID-19 outbreak, says premier 0 (0)

From CBC News. Yukon Premier Sandy Silver tells Power & Politics he will not impose additional pandemic restrictions and will proceed with reopening despite widespread outbreaks in the territory. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC…

Budget watchdog says Ottawa’s emission reduction targets will be tough to hit 0 (0)

From CBC News. Parliamentary Budget Officer Yves Giroux tells Power & Politics the federal government will need additional measures to hit emissions targets. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC…

Alberta announces funding to research burial sites at residential schools 0 (0)

From CBC News. Premier Jason Kenney announced Alberta will provide $8 million in funding to support Indigenous-led research into possible undocumented deaths and burials at former residential schools. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News…

Military ombudsman demands full independence amid sexual misconduct crisis 0 (0)

From CBC News. Canada’s military ombudsman is calling for big changes in the military after years of complaints about misconduct. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Twitter:…

COVID-19 update: Ministers and public health officials address Canadians | June 22 0 (0)

From CBC News. Ministers and public health officials will update Canadians on the latest measures the federal government is taking to slow the spread of COVID-19. To read more: https://www.cbc.ca/1.6074918 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find…

U.S. government to release unclassified outline on UFO investigations 0 (0)

From CBC News. The Pentagon is expected to deliver a report to U.S. Congress this week about its task force investigating ‘unexplained aerial phenomena.’ »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow…

B.C. researchers harness the ‘magic’ of psychedelic mushrooms 0 (0)

From CBC News. B.C.-based companies are among those experimenting with psychedelic drugs like psilocybin to treat mental health disorders such as depression and anxiety.  »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow…

The Elders: Getting to know some of the most honoured members of First Nation communities 0 (0)

From CBC News. Elders from Mi’kmaw, Wolastoqi and Peskotomuhkati communities shared their stories for this five-part weekly series. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1sA5P9H For…

Children injured after shooting at Toronto birthday party 0 (0)

From CBC News. A five-year-old girl is in hospital with life-threatening injuries and two other children were hurt following a shooting in Toronto. Read more: https://www.cbc.ca/1.6073044 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook:…

Canada Day should reflect lives of Indigenous peoples, residential school survivor says 0 (0)

From CBC News. A residential school survivor says Canada Day celebrations should go on this year, but events should create ‘more awareness of the lives of Indigenous peoples.’ »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News…

mRNA vaccines now preferred for both doses, NACI says 0 (0)

From CBC News. The National Advisory Committee on Immunization is recommending the provinces stop administering the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine in most cases — and AstraZeneca recipients should instead receive a second dose of an mRNA vaccine. "This is a discretionary recommendation," said Dr. Dirk Huyer, Ontario’s outbreak response co-ordinator. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch…