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An Ipsos poll conducted exclusively for Global News found that a majority of Canadians surveyed think that having a federal election during the COVID-19 pandemic is not only unsafe, but would create an unfair vote. Read more:

“That explains why we have these huge explosive outbreaks in places like church choirs and karaoke bars and spin studios, where people are vocalizing and creating a lot of aerosols.”

Schools have been closed to in-person learning several times since the onset of the pandemic in March 2020.

The federal government said it was extending two mobile health units it sent to Ontario in January as cases of COVID-19 begin to spike again in the province.

The breakthrough is part of a broader effort to see if animals can be used to grow human organs for transplant patients — a goal that others have also chased by trying to splice human DNA into pigs, mice and sheep.

On April 18, 2020, a gunman dressed as an RCMP officer driving a replica cruiser assaulted his common-law spouse in Portapique, N.S. and embarked on a shooting and arson spree.

On Saturday, a doctor said test results that he received from Navalny's family showed sharply elevated levels of potassium, which could lead to cardiac arrest, and signs of kidney failure.

The two countries said they "are committed to co-operating with each other and with other countries to tackle the climate crisis, which must be addressed with the seriousness and urgency that it demands," in a joint statement.


President Obama: This is not just an attack on Paris, it's an attack on humanity

The 5.9 kilograms (13 pounds) of plastic waste in the animal’s stomach contained: — 115 plastic cups — 4 plastic bottles — 25 plastic bags — 2 flip-flops — a nylon sack — and more than 1,000 other assorted pieces of plastic

Who do you think deserves the title of 'person of the decade'? READ MORE:

"I know this is a big change, but we have to do this," Trudeau said, directly addressing children during his Sunday update on #coronavirus . ALSO SEE:

Global News' Mark Carcasole caught up with a Raptors' fan dubbed "Plant Guy" who was carrying a plant that he wanted to give Kawhi Leonard as a housewarming gift. #Raptors  #NBAChamps  #Rapsin6ix  #WeTheNorth 

Ottawa teenager Jonathan Pitre, who was known as the “butterfly boy,” because of a rare skin condition, has died at age 17. READ MORE:

Last night @bts_bighit  took home the @BBMAs  Top Social Artist and Top Duo/Group awards.

In the wake of #LeavingNeverland 's premiere, 's unconfirmed and sordid history of alleged sexual abuse of children is making the rounds once again. Here's a timeline. FULL STORY:

A doughnut shop owner's wife suffered an aneurysm, but he declined a crowdfund campaign to help with expenses. So customers stepped up to buy out the shop's inventory early every day, so he can spend as much time as possible with her.