The Senate late Wednesday passed an unparalleled $2.2 trillion economic rescue package steering aid to businesses, workers and health care systems engulfed by the coronavirus pandemic. The unanimous vote came despite misgivings on both sides about whether it goes too far or not far enough and capped days of difficultRead More →

The Kremlin on Friday denied it was interfering in the 2020 U.S. presidential campaign to boost Republican President Donald Trump’s re-election chances following reports that American intelligence officials warned Congress about the election threat last week. U.S. intelligence officials told members of the House of Representatives intelligence committee in aRead More →

The latest:  Death toll in mainland China rises to 908, confirmed cases number 40,171, the National Health Commission reports. 65 additional cases — including 1 Canadian — identified on cruise ship quarantined in Japan WHO expert team being deployed to China, will be led by Canadian with expertise in health emergencies and epidemiology. Risk in CanadaRead More →

World·Video Information about the coronavirus outbreak is spreading fast, but what do we actually know about the illness? CBC News medical contributor and family physician Dr. Peter Lin breaks down the facts about what it is, where it came from, how it spreads and what you can do to protectRead More →