Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Swarm of more than 40 earthquakes in 24 hours on the Blanco Fracture Zone off the Pacific Northwest coast raises fears of a significant quake that could cause a tsunami

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10289607/Over-40-earthquakes-Pacific-Northwest-coast-raises-fears-quake-causing-possible-Tsunami.html?ito=push-notification&ci=7bEmv-bOzQ&cri=mWSN7z6AJd&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10289607

US, Europe risk falling behind as China nuclear industry expands

https://www.reutersevents.com/nuclear/us-europe-risk-falling-behind-china-nuclear-industry-expands

Boris pushes button on Plan B: PM orders return to WFH, more masks and Covid passports with fears Omicron could soon spark 1,000 hospital admissions a DAY - but he gets brutal grilling over No10's 'illegal' Christmas party

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10289335/Boris-pushes-button-Plan-B-wfh-masks.html?ito=push-notification&ci=WSykaotwbh&cri=VEmRXOWmq6&si=48868883&xi=303a73c2-0fff-4fc0-99cc-e004ad1af9f2&ai=10289335

Canada cuts more cheques for UN peacekeeping, says nothing about troop commitment

https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/canada-united-nations-peacekeeping-1.6277189?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_348703

Military's former head of HR charged with sexual assault, indecent acts

https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/haydn-edmundson-sexual-assault-1.6276726?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_348703

Canada's effort to bring in Afghan refugees expected to take up to two years

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada-afghanistan-afghan-refugees-1.6277246?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_348703

What I learned about community from my Korean parents who lived in rural Canada

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/first-person-korean-parents-rural-canada-1.6275653?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_348703

How to catch your once-in-a-lifetime look at Comet Leonard

https://www.cbc.ca/news/science/comet-leonard-1.6276679?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_348703

Can the U.S., a beleaguered superpower, still play leader of the free world?

https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/us-ukraine-putin-1.6277435?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_348703

Tracking omicron: Canadian scientists race to understand new variant

https://www.cbc.ca/news/health/omicron-canada-tracking-spread-severe-illness-vaccine-immunity-1.6277129?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_348703

23 women have died after intimate-partner violence since the 1970s in this rural Ontario community

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/rural-domestic-violence-cbc-investigation-1.6276520?ref=mobilerss&cmp=newsletter_CBC%20News%20Top%20Headlines%20%20%E2%80%93%20Morning_1613_348703

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