The BC Ministry of Health reported 1,005 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, April 16th. There have been 117,080 cases since the pandemic began. New cases were reported in these health regions: Vancouver Coastal Health: 259 Fraser Health: 536 Island Health: 49 Interior Health: 110 Northern Health: 51 Active cases in BC have increased from 10,052 to...
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 military commander handling logistics for Canada's vaccine distribution program says there will be enough vaccine delivered to give a first dose...
New Brunswick Public Health reported nine new cases of COVID-19 on Friday. There are six new cases in Zone 4 (the Edmundston region), two in Zone 1 (the Moncton region) and one in Zone 2 (the Saint John region.) Of the six cases in Zone 4, four are contacts of a...
Since fast radio bursts (FRBs) were first discovered over a decade ago, scientists have puzzled over what could be generating these intense flashes of radio waves from outside of our galaxy. In a gradual process of elimination, the field of possible explanations has narrowed as new pieces of information...
Some 10,000 COVID-19 vaccine appointments that were scheduled to take place at two clinics in Scarborough between Wednesday and Monday are now being cancelled due to a lack of supply. The Scarborough Health Network confirmed the cancellations in an email to CP24 Tuesday evening. “Due to a shortage of vaccine, Scarborough...
Publix Super Markets is now providing COVID-19 vaccines in all seven Southeastern states where it operates. Lakeland, Fla.-based Publix today opened its online reservation system at publix.com/covidvaccine for coronavirus shots in North Carolina, the first time it’s offering the vaccinations in the state. Publix pharmacies in North Carolina will be administering the...
More British Columbians can start registering to get their COVID-19 vaccine as of Monday. People aged 55 and older can register online and by phone, according to Health Minister Adrian Dix. By Wednesday, people 50 and older will be eligible, and those 45 years and up can register starting Friday....
The cause of death was not immediately known, but Grahame had publicly struggled for years with an eating disorder. Nikki Grahame, a star of "Big Brother UK" and multiple other reality shows, has died at the age of 38, according to multiple entertainment industry reports. Although her cause of death...
People aged 45 or over in England can now get a Covid jab, as the vaccination programme enters the next phase. Appointments can be booked on the NHS England website, which temporarily crashed on Tuesday morning when it opened up to the new age group. It comes after all over-50s and those in...
Gray wolves are among the largest predators to have survived the extinction at the end of the last ice age around 11,700 years ago. Today, they can be found roaming Yukon’s boreal forest and tundra, with caribou and moose as their main sources of food. A new study led by...