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New regulator to stop sexual exploitation of children online: public safety minister

New regulator to stop sexual exploitation of children online: public safety minister

OTTAWA — The Liberal government will introduce legislation to create a new regulator that will ensure online platforms remove harmful content, including depictions of children and intimate images that are shared without consent.
Montreal mayor calls destructive protests against COVID-19 curfew 'stupid'

Montreal mayor calls destructive protests against COVID-19 curfew 'stupid'

MONTREAL — The front window of Frank Passa's Old Montreal restaurant, Quattro, is covered with a piece of plywood, broken after an anti-curfew protest turned violent on Sunday night.
Appeal Court restores privileges for man who killed five at Calgary house party

Appeal Court restores privileges for man who killed five at Calgary house party

EDMONTON — The Alberta Court of Appeal has restored some privileges for a mentally ill man who stabbed to death five young people at a Calgary house party seven years ago.
Man pleads not guilty to supplying ammunition in Nova Scotia mass shooting case

Man pleads not guilty to supplying ammunition in Nova Scotia mass shooting case

HALIFAX — One of the three people who allegedly supplied ammunition to the gunman who murdered 22 people in Nova Scotia last spring has pleaded not guilty to the charge.
O'Toole to vote against Conservative MP's private bill on 'sex-selective abortion'

O'Toole to vote against Conservative MP's private bill on 'sex-selective abortion'

OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole says he will vote against a bill brought forward by a member of his caucus that aims to ban so-called "sex-selective abortions.

Montreal businesses clean up after anti-curfew protest turns violent

MONTREAL — Business owners in Old Montreal will be assessing the damage this morning after an anti-curfew protest turned violent. Hundreds gathered in defiance of an 8 p.m. curfew that took effect in Montreal and Laval Sunday night.

Slowing vaccine deliveries and pandemic-era Ramadan: In The News for April 12, 2021.

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Monday, April 12, 2021. What we are watching in Canada...

Who have provinces pegged to receive COVID-19 vaccines in the coming weeks?

As COVID-19 vaccine supplies ramp up across the country, most provinces and territories have released details of who can expect to receive a shot in the coming weeks.

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Monday April 12, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Monday April 12, 2021. There are 1,060,157 confirmed cases in Canada. Canada: 1,060,157 confirmed cases (73,447 active, 963,395 resolved, 23,315 deaths).

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Monday April 12, 2021

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Monday April 12, 2021.