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<b>CANADA:</b> Most Canadians overspent this holiday season, poll suggests

CANADA: Most Canadians overspent this holiday season, poll suggests

On average, we spent $459 more than planned
<b>CANADA:</b> Federal agencies mishandled sensitive documents more than 5,000 times last year

CANADA: Federal agencies mishandled sensitive documents more than 5,000 times last year

The numbers are likely higher given that Global Affairs Canada did not provide figured for the year
<b>WORLD:</b> Canada lags behind peers in doctors per capita

WORLD: Canada lags behind peers in doctors per capita

However, Canada is average in terms of physician visits per year
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Experts weigh in on how the Ontario teachers’ strikes will affect students’ learning

ONTARIO: Experts weigh in on how the Ontario teachers’ strikes will affect students’ learning

Education experts say it's important to look at long-term consequences of job action
<b>WORLD:</b> Facebook fights spread of online coronavirus misinformation

WORLD: Facebook fights spread of online coronavirus misinformation

Facebook's head of health says they will begin removing posts that include false claims, conspiracy theories
<b>WORLD:</b> Ontario announce new case of novel coronavirus

WORLD: Ontario announce new case of novel coronavirus

This is the province's 3rd, Canada's 4th case
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Sudbury woman with same rare condition as André the Giant featured on 'The Doctors'

ONTARIO: Sudbury woman with same rare condition as André the Giant featured on 'The Doctors'

As Rebecca Churanova's body grew abnormally large, she was eventually diagnosed with acromegaly
<b>CANADA:</b> Bat expert says the winged creatures not likely to make us sick

CANADA: Bat expert says the winged creatures not likely to make us sick

In the midst of coronavirus, alarms are being raised about a number of animals that breed and carry viruses
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Third day of renewed talks between elementary teachers and province

ONTARIO: Third day of renewed talks between elementary teachers and province

Catholic teachers also say they will return to the bargaining table after talks broke off earlier this month
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Public health monitoring several York Region residents with coronavirus symptoms

ONTARIO: Public health monitoring several York Region residents with coronavirus symptoms

No case confirmed in the region; medical officer of health says 15 residents were in the same business class section on the flight with the Toronto couple with the virus