After downplaying the effectiveness of non-medical face masks, both the chief public health officer and federal health minister now say they would wear them in cases where physical distancing isn’t possible in public. Theresa Tam, the country’s top doctor, said Tuesday that while the scientific research “is not quite there” yet onRead More →

Canadians can begin applying for emergency income support benefits Monday, and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the government is also working on ways to help people who aren’t covered by the programs brought in so far, including students. The Canada emergency response benefit (CERB) will give people who lose their sourceRead More →