Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Russian roulette: Ukraine warns of a 'bloody massacre' and five million refugees fleeing into Europe if Russia invades, as Kremlin says escalating tensions are 'off the scale'

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10283695/Escalating-tensions-Europe-scale-Russia-warns-ahead-talks-Biden-Putin.html?ito=push-notification&ci=fddnxh5YaL&cri=TKuf-Ubk2n&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10283695

UK’s Covid cases spike again amid growing Omicron wave: Daily infections jump 15% in a week to 45,691 as Boris warns super-mutant variant IS ‘more transmissible’ with numbers doubling every two days

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10284815/UKs-Covid-cases-spike-amid-growing-Omicron-wave.html?ito=push-notification&ci=jQahKxzpzH&cri=q1IJ7i3rRI&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10284815

Khashoggi murder suspect is arrested in France: Former member of Saudi Royal Guard is held while waiting to board a flight to Riyadh

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10284743/Khashoggi-murder-suspect-arrested-France-waiting-board-flight-Saudi-Arabia.html?ito=push-notification&ci=lYy7vRpiSA&cri=MmM_s0ptVY&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10284743

'Weather bomb' EXPLODES over Britain: 35ft waves spark flood chaos as 1,000-mile wide Storm Barra pummels UK with 80mph gales, rain and up to EIGHT INCHES on snow... after knocking out power to 60,000 homes in Ireland

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10283041/Met-Office-issues-urgent-ICE-warning-1-000-mile-wide-Storm-Barra-rampages-UK.html?ito=push-notification&ci=se2rHcNUC3&cri=AX_Jn2gkP2&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10283041

Canada's first homegrown COVID-19 vaccine shows high efficacy

https://www.cbc.ca/news/health/covid-vaccine-canada-medicago-efficacy-1.6275759

Deportation decision delayed for trucker who caused Humboldt Broncos bus crash

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/deportation-decision-delayed-humboldt-broncos-bus-crash-1.6275565?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347982

Coastal GasLink failed to fix nearly 2 dozen environmental violations along pipeline route, B.C. officials say

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/cgl-failure-to-comply-environmental-problems-1.6275468?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347982



Vaccine inequity only partially to blame for Africa's low vaccination rates, experts say

https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/vaccine-inequity-covid-19-africa-1.6275262?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347982

Ongoing immigration-processing delays leave many in limbo in Canada and overseas

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatoon/delays-across-immigration-streams-leave-many-in-limbo-in-canada-and-overseas-1.6275084?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347982

Spy agency warned Trudeau China's tactics becoming more 'sophisticated ... insidious'

https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/csis-trudeau-china-media-1.6270750?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347982

Monday, December 6, 2021

Omicron-stricken South Africa sees cases almost triple in a week with hospital admissions DOUBLING

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10281033/Omicron-stricken-South-Africa-sees-cases-TRIPLE-week-hospital-admissions-DOUBLE.html?ito=push-notification&ci=lRv4OLsSZZ&cri=zgSaxG9qP6&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc

Cracks in tails of RCAF Cyclone helicopters raise 'serious concerns,' says expert

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/cyclone-helicopter-cracks-concerns-expert-1.6274439?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347394

Ottawa needs a whole new approach to national security threats, experts say

https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/national-security-climate-change-pandemic-trudeau-canada-1.6273226?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347394

Two students at Polytechnique Montréal reflect on how the tragedy shaped their paths

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/polytechnique-female-engineering-students-reflect-on-tragedy-1.6273844?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347394

Banned for decades, releasing oilsands tailings water is now on the horizon

https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/bakx-oilsands-tailings-release-mining-effluent-regulations-1.6271537?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347394

Locked out of Facebook, musician struggles to get account restored

https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/no-customer-service-locked-out-facebook-1.6259332?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347394

As omicron variant spreads, Manitoba couple feel 'criminalized' after return from South Africa

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/brandon-manitoba-quarantine-south-africa-omicron-1.6274076?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347394

Biden administration hints at deploying additional US troops to support NATO allies if Russia invades Ukraine: President will threaten Putin with economic sanctions during Tuesday call

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10280951/Putin-preparing-invade-Ukraine-not-clear-final-decision-made.html?ito=push-notification&ci=25iYkDJtUQ&cri=qqoI9vOJPx&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10280951

UK's Omicron wave grows: Cases jump by a fifth to 51,459 with super-mutant strain now spotted 336 times... as experts warn true toll could already be FIVE TIMES higher and Boris says he will decide on Xmas curbs in ten days

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10253445/Omicron-wave-pressure-hospitals-winter-mild.html?ito=push-notification&ci=nBHy-N548c&cri=LXiYXYKYQf&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10253445

Warning signs present in 1 in 3 homicides of intimate partners, CBC investigation finds

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/warning-signs-intimate-partner-homicide-1.6269761?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347394

Sunday, December 5, 2021

Omicron COVID variant spreads to a THIRD of US states as Surgeon General urges Americans not to panic

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10277689/The-Omicron-variant-coronavirus-spread-nearly-one-U-S-states.html?ito=push-notification&ci=CRs-Y1Potb&cri=_gMqhH26X6&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10277689

Britain’s Omicron outbreak grows by more than 50% in a day: 86 new cases take total to 246 as scientist warns its ‘too late’ to halt spread and overall Covid cases rise by 16% in week to 43,992

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10277063/Scientist-warns-late-halt-spread-Omicron-new-rules.html?ito=push-notification&ci=yuH-AxvEWo&cri=pBoxexLkyx&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10277063

South Africa’s Covid surge continues: Today’s cases rocket 289% compared to last Sunday with 11,125 new infections recorded as hospitalisations begin to tick up too

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10277663/South-Africas-Covid-cases-rocket-289-compared-Sunday-11-125-new-infections.html?ito=push-notification&ci=KeK8hIssCT&cri=vHXsZ0kxVo&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10277663

Preparing to do more: Barbados visit reflects evolving role of Prince Charles in royal transition

https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/prince-charles-transition-barbados-bbc-snub-christening-1.6272599?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347149

Liberal MP feeling 'excited but nervous' after winning private member's lottery

https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/randeep-sarai-private-members-bill-draw-1.6269862?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347149

Canadian field hockey players heading home from South Africa after travel exemption granted

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/canadian-field-hockey-team-headed-home-south-africa-covid-19-1.6274021?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347149

Why employers may need to bend toward a more flexible future to stay competitive

https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/flexible-work-remote-future-canada-business-talent-retention-1.6272801?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347149

Would national vaccine mandates work in Canada? Experts aren't sure

https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/national-vaccine-mandates-experts-1.6273850?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_347149