Trust in vaccines needs open discussion, says specialist

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Trust in vaccines needs open discussion, says specialist” – below is their description. Honest communication about evolving decisions around COVID-19 vaccinations is very important to keep public trust, says Dr. Isaac Bogoch, a member of Ontario’s COVID-19 task force. CBC News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your … Read more Trust in vaccines needs open discussion, says specialist

Sailing ships to carry cargo from Port of Halifax

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Sailing ships to carry cargo from Port of Halifax” – below is their description. Cargo shipping company Neoline is planning to use wind and sail to move freight out of Halifax and across the Atlantic Ocean.  CBC News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the … Read more Sailing ships to carry cargo from Port of Halifax

People of colour disportionately affected by COVID-19 in Manitoba

CBC News published this video item, entitled “People of colour disportionately affected by COVID-19 in Manitoba” – below is their description. Slightly more than half of the people in Manitoba who tested positive for COVID-19 who reported their racial or ethnic identity to case investigators identified as Black, Indigenous, or a person of colour, despite … Read more People of colour disportionately affected by COVID-19 in Manitoba

B.C. extends wait for 2nd vaccine dose to 4 months

CBC News published this video item, entitled “B.C. extends wait for 2nd vaccine dose to 4 months” – below is their description. British Columbia’s decision to extend to four months the interval between first and second doses of three different COVID-19 vaccines amounts to a ‘population-level experiment,’ says Canada’s chief science adviser. CBC News YouTube … Read more B.C. extends wait for 2nd vaccine dose to 4 months

Moderna’s Canadian manager will not rule out further delays

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Moderna’s Canadian manager will not rule out further delays” – below is their description. Moderna is on track to deliver 1.3 million vaccine doses this month, which would fulfil their contract to deliver a total of two million doses by the end of March. But Moderna’s Canadian manager … Read more Moderna’s Canadian manager will not rule out further delays

B.C. to extend wait time between vaccine doses

CBC News published this video item, entitled “B.C. to extend wait time between vaccine doses” – below is their description. Canada’s Chief Science Advisor, Dr. Mona Nemar says ‘it’s probably best to just vaccinate as recommended and as studied for now,’ when it comes to B.C.’s plans to extend the time period between doses of … Read more B.C. to extend wait time between vaccine doses

He battled Bell and a contractor after a worker used a power tool to clean his car

CBC News published this video item, entitled “He battled Bell and a contractor after a worker used a power tool to clean his car” – below is their description. David Rooney witnessed a Bell Canada contract employee aiming a high-pressure water excavator at his car, peeling the paint right off. The damage was done — … Read more He battled Bell and a contractor after a worker used a power tool to clean his car

Prince Philip transferred to another hospital for tests, infection treatment

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Prince Philip transferred to another hospital for tests, infection treatment” – below is their description. Prince Philip, the 99-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, has been transferred to a different hospital in central London to have tests for a pre-existing heart condition, as well as to receive treatment for … Read more Prince Philip transferred to another hospital for tests, infection treatment

Protesters return to Myanmar’s streets; estimated 18 people killed

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Protesters return to Myanmar’s streets; estimated 18 people killed” – below is their description. Security forces in Myanmar opened fire and made mass arrests as they sought to break up protests against the military’s seizure of power. A UN human rights official said there was “credible information” that 18 … Read more Protesters return to Myanmar’s streets; estimated 18 people killed

Ontario, Alberta, Yukon expand COVID-19 vaccine rollout

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Ontario, Alberta, Yukon expand COVID-19 vaccine rollout” – below is their description. Several health units in southern Ontario are making vaccine bookings available to more seniors. People 75 and older are starting to be vaccinated in 41 Alberta pharmacies and a mass vaccination clinic opens today in Whitehorse.  … Read more Ontario, Alberta, Yukon expand COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Conflicting stories in Manitoba Indigenous man’s assault arrest

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Conflicting stories in Manitoba Indigenous man’s assault arrest” – below is their description. The RCMP say Brian Halcrow, a man from Tataskweyak Cree Nation in northern Manitoba, assaulted an officer in Thompson. Court documents suggest that’s not what happened.  CBC News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your … Read more Conflicting stories in Manitoba Indigenous man’s assault arrest

Trudeau admits vaccine effort has lagged

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Trudeau admits vaccine effort has lagged” – below is their description. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau admitted on NBC’s Meet the Press that Canada’s vaccine response has been slow. But he also said with new vaccines being approved, ‘we’re going to have everyone vaccinated probably by the end of … Read more Trudeau admits vaccine effort has lagged

Johnson & Johnson vaccine approval could come in the next couple of weeks

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Johnson & Johnson vaccine approval could come in the next couple of weeks” – below is their description. Health Canada’s chief medical adviser, Dr. Supriya Sharma, said the agency is waiting on manufacturer data to make a determination on Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, but contingent on … Read more Johnson & Johnson vaccine approval could come in the next couple of weeks

China’s ambassador to Canada dismisses accusations of Uighur genocide

CBC News published this video item, entitled “China’s ambassador to Canada dismisses accusations of Uighur genocide” – below is their description. In an interview with CBC chief political correspondent Rosemary Barton, China’s Ambassador to Canada Cong Peiwu dismissed widespread allegations the Chinese government is committing genocide and human rights abuses against Uighur Muslims, calling the … Read more China’s ambassador to Canada dismisses accusations of Uighur genocide

Top U.S. diplomat ‘confident’ Canada-U.S. relations will grow

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Top U.S. diplomat ‘confident’ Canada-U.S. relations will grow” – below is their description. U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said he is ‘very confident we’re going to see real growth and expansion’ in the relationship between the U.S. and Canada during an exclusive interview with CBC chief political … Read more Top U.S. diplomat ‘confident’ Canada-U.S. relations will grow