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Clashes over separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh continue

Fighting over the separatist Nagorno-Karabakh region continued Sunday, as Armenia and Azerbaijan reiterated their commitment to a peaceful resolution of their decades-old conflict and blamed each other for hindering one after four weeks of hostilities. Nagorno-Karabakh’s military accused Azerbaijani forces of shelling civilian settlements in the areas of Martuni and …

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Ontario COVID-19 cases top 1,000 for 1st time

Ontario reported a record 1,042 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, marking the first time cases have surpassed 1,000 since the outbreak began in late January. The bulk of the new cases remain concentrated in the long-standing hot spots of Toronto, its neighbouring regions of York and Peel, and Ottawa. Health Minister Christine Elliott …

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Cenovus to buy Husky Energy in deal pegged at $23.6B

Cenovus Energy Inc. is buying Husky Energy Inc. in an all-stock transaction valued at $23.6 billion. Boards of directors at both companies have approved the deal, which is expected to close in the first quarter of next year. The merged Cenovus Energy Inc. will remain headquartered in Alberta. Husky shareholders will …

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Are nursing homes above the law? WestJet changes course on COVID-19 refunds: CBC’s Marketplace Cheat Sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get the Marketplace newsletter every Friday. Ont. Nursing homes are breaking the law repeatedly, with few consequences In our latest investigation, we uncover exclusive details on serious safety violations before the pandemic, including …

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