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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is leaning on its climate record and hopes Joe Biden will reconsider his campaign promise to revoke the permit for the $10-billion Keystone XL oil pipeline project. #cdnpoli  #USpoli 

Derek Sloan calls potential expulsion for accepting white nationalist’s donation “trumped up charges,” and said Erin O’Toole risks angering many Conservatives in push to remove the Ontario MP from Conservative caucus. #cdnpoli 

In his first hours as president, @JoeBiden  will aim to strike at the heart of Trump’s policy legacy, signing executive actions that reversing orders on immigration, climate change and handling of COVID-19. Follow #LIVE : #InaugurationDay :

NEW: School boards in southern Ontario will find out Wednesday if they will be allowed to reopen schools for in-person classes on Jan. 25. The latest:

Ontario’s pharmacies are still stocking the flu vaccine and health experts are encouraging residents to get the shot. Why? They it’s even possible to have the flu and COVID-19 at the same time, and that flu cases can still increase.

That makes it potentially even more difficult for the body to fight off the coronavirus. Limiting influenza as much as possible is crucial as intensive care units are being overwhelmed with growing numbers of COVID-19 patients, experts say.

Ontario’s COVID news is ugly, but there’s good news on the flu front. But even with few cases, here’s why you still need a flu shot. Story by @OliviaBowden__ 

⚡️ “Flu and COVID-19 at the same time? Possible. Get the flu shot: experts”

If provinces and territories mandated vaccines for health-care workers, they would likely win any charter challenges launched by aggrieved employees, a new legal analysis argues.


#Breaking : Cockroach-infested long-term care homes, soiled residents left to wallow #COVID19  patients allowed to wander around, forceful feeding of the elderly, and a “culture of fear to use supplies because those cost money.”

Is there any valid reason NOT to wear a mask? We spoke to experts to see what they had to say. “Even doctors who are asthmatic, including myself, are able to (mask up)," one says. "Just wear the damn mask."

On Dec. 21, the date of the winter solstice, gas giants Jupiter and Saturn will align in the night sky and appear as a single ultra-bright light in a rare event known as the “Christmas Star.”

Markham teen Iman Vellani has reportedly landed the title role in a new TV series on Disney Plus, playing the first Muslim superhero in the Marvel universe. @breanna_xcarter 

Cancer surgeons in Ontario are reporting a sharp rise in the number of people coming to hospital with advanced cancers. It's an unintended consequence of the sudden shutdown of non-urgent health-care services during the spring wave of COVID-19.

@BTS_twt  will be playing Toronto’s Rogers Centre — the 55,000-seat capacity home of the Blue Jays — for not one but two shows on May 30 and 31. @garnetfraser :

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Right way to wear a mask? 😷 Wrong way? 👃 Here's why:

A year after his son was shot dead by Peel police, a Brampton father asks why he’s the only one who’s been charged