Health Canada reviews RSV vaccine candidate as cases spike across country – National

As doctors worry older adults will be the next wave to become seriously ill by respiratory syncytial virus, Health Canada is reviewing a vaccine to help protect the elderly. Health Canada said it received a submission from GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) on Oct. 25 for an RSV vaccine for adults 60 years of age and older. In … Read more

Family fears Iranian dissident rapper Toomaj to be charged with a crime punishable by death

The family of an Iranian dissident rapper is fearful for his life, saying the regime is trying to charge him with a crime that carries the death penalty. Toomaj Salehi, 32, has heavily criticized the Islamic Republic through his lyrics and was arrested last month amid the ongoing protests and violent crackdowns in the country. … Read more

Sending a package through Canada Post this holiday season? Get ready to pay more – National

Canada Post is increasing surcharges on domestic packages to nearly 40 percent as the price of living remains steep across the country. On Nov. 28, the postal operator will raise the surcharge to 39.5 percent for domestic services in what Canada Post says is to make up for increased fuel prices. The fuel surcharge from … Read more

Christine Quinn keeps cozy in a crewneck sweater as she catches a flight out of Toronto

Christine Quinn cut an uncharacteristically casual figure as she arrived at the airport in Toronto to catch a flight back to Los Angeles ahead of Thanksgiving. The Selling Sunset alum, 34, kept cozy in an edgy gray crewneck sweater layered under a cropped black leather jacket. She slipped her slender legs into a pair of … Read more

McNair Wins 2022 National Driving Championship

Doug McNair dominated the 2022 National Driving Championship (NDC), presented by Standardbred Canada, leading the competition from start to finish and winning four of the eight tournament races at Century Mile Racetrack and Casino in Edmonton, Alta. on Thursday evening (Nov. 24). The 10-race program featuring the NDC produced the second highest Standardbred handle ever … Read more

COVID-19 continues to decrease in Saskatchewan according to reports

Graphic courtesy HFCM Communicatie, via Wikimedia This is a representation of what the Covid-19 virus would look like under a powerful microscope. According to the province’s bi-weekly respiratory illness surveillance report there is a slight decrease of COVID-19 cases in the province. The reporting period was from Nov. 6 to Nov. 19. For the two … Read more

Defense seeking house arrest for driver who killed a young woman in 2019 Hedley crash – Penticton News

Photo: File photo A judge in Penticton will need more time to decide whether to put a man behind bars after his dangerous driving resulted in the death of a young woman in Hedley in 2019. Judge Shannon Keyes previously ruled that Andrey Malyshev, 49, was guilty of dangerous driving during a March 2019 incident. … Read more

An anti-Trump evangelical pastor is on a mission to convert the former US president’s most faithful church followers

Caleb Campbell, a pastor at Desert Springs Bible Church, attended several Turning Point USA events over the past year.Joe Rondone/The Republic/Reuters You can think of Donald Trump’s most faithful adherents as bigots or patriots, constitutional standard-bearers or deluded masses. Caleb Campbell likes to think of them as sheep that have gone astray. He has made … Read more