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COVID-19 update: Trudeau implements Quarantine Act
148,345 views - 03/26/20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the country as travellers returning to Canada from abroad face a new order requiring them to...
Canadians facing challenges of working from home
504 views - 03/26/20
Psychiatrist Dr. Adriana Wilson says isolation, working with new technology and looking after children are among the challenges many...
Sick travellers say hiding symptoms only way to get home.
10,974 views - 03/26/20
Some Canadians are saying they're being forced to hide their possible COVID-19 symptoms during screening at airports and border crossings...
New York hospital builds makeshift morgue
13,748 views - 03/26/20
For the first time since 9/11, a hospital in New York City is using a series of tents as a makeshift morgue. The city is the epicentre of...
Detained migrants in Quebec launch hunger strike
5,262 views - 03/26/20
Migrants detained at the Canada Border Services Agency's immigration monitoring centre in Laval, Que., have launched a hunger strike,...
Medical experts dismiss claims of 'coronavirus prevention tea'
4,513 views - 03/26/20
A hidden camera investigation revealed a Winnipeg acupuncturist selling an herbal tea that he claims can prevent COVID-19.  »»»...
Retiree worries for husband stuck in nursing home during COVID-19 outbreak (Marketplace)
6,945 views - 03/26/20
Two-thirds of COVID-19 deaths are seniors' home residents. Long-term care homes are already challenged with poor staffing, but now...
Ontario introduces $17B COVID-19 package
17,910 views - 03/26/20
Ontario introduced a $17 billion package Wednesday to support the province through the COVID-19 outbreak. It includes an influx of cash...
Alberta introduces new powers to enforce COVID-19 measures
22,257 views - 03/26/20
The provincial government has granted Alberta's law enforcement agencies full authority to enforce public health orders and issue fines....
Government says new COVID-19 benefit is more generous, and will reach more people
53,191 views - 03/25/20
The federal government has streamlined the COVID-19 emergency benefits program and says Canadians struggling financially can now expect...
Mandatory self-isolation for those returning to Canada starts March 26
25,974 views - 03/25/20
Beginning Thursday, travellers returning to Canada will have mandatory self-isolation for 14 days. The chief of emergency medicine at St....
COVID-19: Spain's death toll surpasses China
45,544 views - 03/25/20
A jump of more than 700 coronavirus-related deaths means Spain's toll has surpassed China's. Spain now has the second-highest number of...
COVID-19 update: Goverment passes $107B aid package for Canadians
544,610 views - 03/25/20
The government has passed a COVID-19 aid package bill worth $107 billion to help Canadians struggling during the pandemic. »»» Subscribe...
U.S. passes $2-trillion stimulus package
23,609 views - 03/25/20
The White House and U.S. Congress reached a deal overnight on a $2-trillion COVID-19 pandemic response measure, the largest economic...
Prince Charles tests positive for coronavirus
41,915 views - 03/25/20
Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Clarence House says he is showing mild...
Indigenous health leaders host virtual town hall
4,241 views - 03/25/20
Some 500 First Nations health directors from coast to coast to coast are expected to take part in an online town hall meeting to discuss...
One-third of Canadians worried about next rent or mortgage payment: poll
33,786 views - 03/25/20
A new poll by Angus Reid showed that Canadian households are already hurting because of loss of work due to the COVID-19 pandemic....
$82B aid package passes in the House of Commons
23,916 views - 03/25/20
The House of Commons has passed emergency legislation to free up $82 billion to help Canadians weather the COVID-19 crisis. Debate began...
COVID-19 aid package stalls as parties debate details
67,230 views - 03/25/20
An $82 billion aid package to help Canadians weather the COVID-19 pandemic has stalled in Parliament. Opposition parties are balking at...
COVID-19 update: MPs set to vote on emergency aid for Canadians
653,930 views - 03/24/20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is addressing the country as a small number of MPs return to Ottawa today to vote on measures to spend...
Postponing Olympics was 'tough call': IOC member Dick Pound
9,144 views - 03/24/20
The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics have been postponed until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic. Canada's Dick Pound, the...
Britons ordered to stay home in coronavirus lockdown
18,028 views - 03/24/20
The U.K. government will close all shops selling non-essential goods, including clothing stores, as well as other premises including...
32 MPs meet to vote on COVID-19 aid package
14,422 views - 03/24/20
An unusual session of Parliament involving just 32 MPs from parties represented in the House of Commons convened Tuesday to pass a bill...
How to safely social distance | COVID-19 Ask an expert
43,060 views - 03/24/20
Are you doing it right?Infectious disease specialist Dr. Isaac Bogoch answers your questions about what’s safe when it comes to social...
Quebec, Ontario closing non-essential businesses
210,456 views - 03/24/20
Provincial governments in Quebec and Ontario issued orders Monday calling for the closure of non-essential businesses in an effort to...
Vancouver announces big fines for those breaking social distancing  | Power & Politics
101,163 views - 03/24/20
Vancouver can now fine businesses up to $50,000 and individuals up to $1,000 if they don't follow the new social distancing rules passed...
COVID-19: Ontario closing all non-essential businesses | Power & Politics
159,890 views - 03/24/20
Ontario Premier Doug Ford is ordering all non-essential stores and services to close starting Wednesday, in an attempt to slow the spread...
Nova Scotia government says anyone entering the province must self-isolate | Power & Politics
14,749 views - 03/24/20
Anyone who has travelled outside of Nova Scotia will need to self-isolate for 14 days upon returning to the province. The rule is part of...
Canadian stuck in Peru worries he may run out of medication
22,545 views - 03/23/20
Chris Tooriram is waiting to be repatriated to Canada from Cusco, Peru. He says being stuck in the locked down country for much longer...
Your community transmission questions answered | COVID-19 Ask an expert
31,905 views - 03/23/20
Infectious disease specialist Dr. Isaac Bogoch answers your questions about coronavirus symptoms, handwashing, medical equipment and how...
COVID-19 update: Trudeau warns of potential enforcement measures
799,693 views - 03/23/20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau warned of potential COVID-19 enforcement measures as individuals continue to engage in "extremely...
Canada negotiating 'case by case' with countries for flights home, says Champagne
7,036 views - 03/23/20
Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne says there are unprecedented consular challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic and...
U.S. hospitals struggle as COVID-19 cases top 34,000
66,165 views - 03/23/20
Officials in New York, Washington and California say there is an urgent need for medical supplies because of the COVID-19 pandemic and...
Team Canada's McBean: Athletes 'heartbroken but relieved'
8,148 views - 03/23/20
Marnie McBean, Olympic rower and chef de mission for the 2020 Canadian Olympic team, said the decision to not send Team Canada athletes...
Quebec researchers test potential COVID-19 treatment
94,757 views - 03/23/20
Researchers at the Montreal Heart Institute are recruiting Canadians with COVID-19 to test an anti-inflammatory drug as a potential...
Toronto hospital holds drive for protective gear
16,534 views - 03/23/20
Michael Garron Hospital is accepting masks and other personal protective equipment from the public as stocks of these critical supplies...
Canadian Blood Services reports donations down
3,518 views - 03/23/20
Canadian Blood Services is reporting a rise in donors cancelling their appointments, and wants Canadians to know that donating blood is...
Team Canada not sending athletes to 2020 Tokyo Olympics
12,006 views - 03/23/20
The Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Paralympic Committee say they won't send athletes to compete at the Summer Games — set to...
COVID-19: Nova Scotia declares state of emergency
13,983 views - 03/23/20
Nova Scotia declared a state of emergency on Sunday in the face of COVID-19, limiting social gatherings to no more than five people....
Criminal penalties for travellers ignoring quarantine advice a possibility, Hajdu suggests
171,107 views - 03/22/20
Health Minister Patty Hajdu warned she would consider criminal penalties for people disobeying quarantine orders. To read more:...
Two educators on parenting challenges while self-isolating
8,925 views - 03/22/20
Moms Li Koo and Mary Moynihan discuss their family's approach to staying busy in self-isolation including creating a schedule that mimics...
Self-isolating in the U.K .: Son calls on parents to stay safe in TV documentary
8,331 views - 03/22/20
Former CBC News correspondent Ann MacMillan is featured in a British television documentary about how families can look after each other...
Hajdu says 'no exceptions' regarding 14-day self-isolation for returning Canadians
38,812 views - 03/22/20
Minister of Health Patty Hajdu stresses that Canadians returning from other countries must take self-isolation seriously. »»» Subscribe...
Canadians arriving from Morocco urge further help for those still stranded
39,490 views - 03/22/20
Canadians landing in Montreal on a government-arranged flight say they're relieved to be out of Morocco, but urge the government to keep...
More financial aid to come, Trudeau says
619,992 views - 03/22/20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the $82-billion financial package announced earlier this week is just 'a very first step' as...
Canadian in Peru worries repatriation efforts 'too little, too late'
24,351 views - 03/21/20
Greg Bestavros is in Cusco, Peru and says he has followed government instructions and is hoping for swift action as the window for...
Canadians can expect social distancing to last months, health minister says
437,458 views - 03/21/20
Health Minister Patty Hajdu is sending a warning to Canadians ignoring social distancing measures, saying it jeopardizes civil liberties...
COVID-19 cases surpass 1,000 in Canada
357,835 views - 03/21/20
As the number of confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases surpasses 1,000 in Canada, officials are working to repatriate as many...
Canada's $82-billion COVID-19 aid package: Will it be enough?
60,908 views - 03/21/20
The CBC News business panel takes a close look at the details of the Canadian government's $82-billion bailout package and how it...
Some Canadians will be trapped abroad, Trudeau concedes
356,121 views - 03/21/20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the government is doing all it can to help bring home Canadians, but conceded it won't be able to help...
How will COVID-19 impact airlines long term?
33,842 views - 03/21/20
The airline industry is in 'dire straits' right now, according to Frederic Dimanche of the Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism...
Canada should be on lockdown to stop COVID-19 spread, doctor warns
620,906 views - 03/21/20
Dr. Michael Warner is the medical director of critical care at Michael Garron Hospital and says Canada should have enforced a mandatory...
Ban on non-essential travel across Canada–U.S. border comes into effect  | Power & Politics
21,129 views - 03/21/20
The Canada–U.S. border will shut to all non-essential travel at midnight on March 20, in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19. To...
COVID-19: Canada to ramp up production of medical supplies | Power & Politics
33,867 views - 03/21/20
The Canadian government has announced plans to help companies ramp up production of medical supplies. It’s also working with...
Is Canada doing enough amid the COVID-19 pandemic? (Marketplace)
600,180 views - 03/21/20
Schools are closed and businesses are shutting down across Canada amid the coronavirus pandemic, but they’re open in Taiwan. Inside, we...
Manitoba declares state of emergency over coronavirus outbreak
27,245 views - 03/20/20
Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister has declared a state of emergency to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. To read more:...
Arkells run COVID-19 'flatten the curve' online music classes
6,034 views - 03/20/20
Hamilton band Arkells are live streaming free guitar lessons every day to encourage social distancing. To read more:...
COVID-19: Canada to turn back asylum seekers, says Trudeau | Special coverage
834,589 views - 03/20/20
Canada will turn back asylum-seekers attempting to enter the country outside of official border points, announced Prime Minister Justin...
COVID-19 aid package offers little for renters: advocate
45,683 views - 03/20/20
Advocates for Canadians who rent their homes say the COVID-19 pandemic has raised concerns about evictions, sanitation and living in...
An inside look at a coronavirus testing clinic
49,873 views - 03/20/20
The process to test for COVID-19 begins with online or over-the-phone screening and continues at assessment clinics like this one in...
Your financial questions answered | COVID-19 Ask an expert
45,546 views - 03/20/20
Personal finance expert Lesley-Anne Scorgie answers your questions about layoffs, mortgages and other financial issues arising from the...
Olympic flame arrives in Japan as athletes call for Games to be postponed
11,748 views - 03/20/20
The Olympic flame completed its journey from Greece to Japan on Friday as calls grew for the Games scheduled for July 24 to be postponed...
Montreal hospitals launch ventilator prize
33,607 views - 03/20/20
Two Montreal hospitals have teamed up to offer a $200,000 prize for the best low-cost, easy-to-use ventilator design to help health care...
Calls for social distancing grow on social media
24,139 views - 03/20/20
Crowds gathering on the pier in White Rock, B.C., prompted calls on Twitter for the town to take recommendations for social distancing...
California orders residents to stay home to halt coronavirus
28,066 views - 03/20/20
California's 40 million residents should stay home indefinitely and venture outside only for essential jobs, errands and some exercise,...
Italy's COVID-19 death toll surpasses that of China
254,991 views - 03/20/20
Italy's death toll from coronavirus surpassed 3,400 on Thursday, overtaking the number of dead in China, where the virus first emerged....
Air Canada to lay off more than 5,100 flight attendants, union says
42,638 views - 03/20/20
Air Canada is set to lay off more than 5,100 members of its cabin crews because of a dramatic drop in flights related to the COVID-19...
COVID-19: Canadians stranded abroad want help getting home | Power & Politics
29,657 views - 03/20/20
Canadians travelling abroad have been told to come home during the COVID-19 crisis. Many have struggled to make it back due to cancelled...
U.S.-Canada border likely closing Friday, Trudeau says
41,677 views - 03/20/20
New restrictions on non-essential travel at the Canada-U.S. border to take effect Friday night, but both sides are said to be still...
Your questions about mental health in a pandemic | COVID-19 Ask an expert
18,997 views - 03/19/20
Dr. Peter Selby, of Toronto's Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, answers your questions about dealing with the stress of living in a...
COVID-19: Trudeau says closures, social distancing possible for weeks or months
553,974 views - 03/19/20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered more assurances that the federal government would help all Canadians through the COVID-19 crisis —...
Spring break partiers cavalier about COVID-19
293,855 views - 03/19/20
Young people are still converging on Florida's beaches for spring break, even as the number of COVID-19 cases in the U.S. approaches...
COVID-19 aid coming in 2-3 weeks: Morneau
99,059 views - 03/19/20
Finance Minister Bill Morneau says the government expects to have COVID-19 outbreak aid money to people who need it within two to three...
Canadian distilleries switch to making hand sanitizer
56,126 views - 03/19/20
Distillers across Canada are switching from making gin, vodka and rye to mixing hand sanitizer to meet the increased demand across...
U of T med students helping health-care workers during COVID-19
93,087 views - 03/19/20
University of Toronto medical students Orly Bogler and Imaan Kherani organized a group of classmates to help front-line health-care...
Scammers target COVID-19 fears
21,182 views - 03/19/20
Stop and think before you share personal information over the phone or click on COVID-19-related links, anti-fraud expert says as...
Parliament to be called back to pass COVID-19 aid package | Power & Politics
25,771 views - 03/19/20
Parliament will be recalled to deal with legislation to free up billions in financial aid for Canadians and businesses to weather the...
COVID-19: Wage subsidies too small, says business group | Power & Politics
25,588 views - 03/19/20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a massive $82 billion aid package to help Canadians and businesses cope with the COVID-19...
Maintaining trade with U.S. will lead to quicker economic recovery: Bill Blair | Power & Politics
15,911 views - 03/19/20
Canada and the United States have agreed to restrict non-essential travel across the border as both countries try to slow the spread of...
What's in the $82B COVID-19 aid package?
33,667 views - 03/19/20
The federal government has unveiled an $82 billion aid package to help Canadians cope with the COVID-19 crisis. CBC's Evan Dyer breaks...
U.S.-Canada border closed to non-essential travel
96,989 views - 03/18/20
As a new measure designed to slow the spread of COVID-19, Canada and the U.S. have agreed to temporarily close their shared border to...
COVID-19: Canada unveils $82B emergency response package | Special coverage
608,491 views - 03/18/20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced a $82-billion aid package to help Canadians and businesses with the global COVID-19 pandemic,...
Your employment questions answered by a lawyer | COVID-19 Ask an expert
41,593 views - 03/18/20
Employment lawyer Howard Levitt answered your questions about layoffs, employment insurance and employee safety as the coronavirus...
'A very encouraging start,' respirologist says of the first human trials for a COVID-19 vaccine
49,922 views - 03/18/20
Though concerned about the availability of ventilators in Canada, Dr. Samir Gupta is encouraged by the first COVID-19 vaccine trials. To...
Some WestJet passengers possibly exposed to coronavirus
33,689 views - 03/18/20
WestJet is telling passengers on 14 flights between Feb. 28 and March 12 to self-isolate or monitor for symptoms after the Public Health...
B.C. declares public health emergency
21,363 views - 03/18/20
B.C. Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry says the province has confirmed 83 new cases of COVID-19, while three more people have...
COVID-19: B.C. declares public health emergency
45,369 views - 03/18/20
British Columbia's health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry declares a public health emergency over COVID-19, with 186 confirmed cases and seven...
COVID-19: Alberta declares public health emergency
37,790 views - 03/18/20
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has declared a state of public health emergency in an effort to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. To read...
How First Nations are preparing for COVID-19 | Power & Politics
7,734 views - 03/18/20
Manitoba's southern chiefs have declared a state of emergency for 34 First Nations over the outbreak of the coronavirus, as First Nations...
Ottawa to announce $25B to help Canadians through COVID-19 | Power & Politics
87,217 views - 03/18/20
The federal government is set to announce a massive aid package worth more than $25 billion to help Canadians and businesses get through...
Why are COVID-19 measures different across the country? | Power & Politics
25,001 views - 03/18/20
Five provinces have declared emergencies to deal with the outbreak of COVID-19, but certain measures and restrictions to address the...
COVID-19 update: Trudeau addresses Canadians | Special coverage
648,318 views - 03/17/20
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is updating Canadians on the new measures the federal government has implemented to help combat COVID-19....
What's closed under Ontario's state of emergency
124,070 views - 03/17/20
Ontario Premier Doug Ford has declared a state of emergency in the province as it looks to combat the spread of COVID-19. Restaurants and...
COVID-19 travel restrictions strand Canadian family in Peru
25,428 views - 03/17/20
Chris Lee and his family are unable to find a flight back to Toronto after the Peruvian government announced a lockdown. His...
EU moving to close external borders amid COVID-19 outbreak
15,764 views - 03/17/20
The European Union is set to ban all non-essential travel within its 26 countries today and French President Emmanuel Macron confirmed...
Ontario declares state of emergency amid COVID-19 outbreak
276,936 views - 03/17/20
Ontario Premier Doug Ford declares a state of emergency as the province looks to combat the spread of COVID-19 and prevent the...
Volunteers pitch in at Montreal food banks
6,358 views - 03/17/20
Food banks in Montreal are having to adapt their operations in response to COVID-19 to reduce interactions with the public. New...
COVID-19: Ontarians won’t lose jobs if they have to stay home, premier says
242,002 views - 03/17/20
Ontario is introducing legislation to protect workers who are forced to stay home because of the coronavirus outbreak. »»» Subscribe...
Stock markets plunge, coronavirus sell-off continues | Power & Politics
40,764 views - 03/17/20
Stock markets in Toronto and New York plunged as investors continued to digest news of the coronavirus outbreak. To read more:...
COVID-19: Did Canada crack down on international travel too late? | Power & Politics
84,439 views - 03/17/20
Canada is barring entry to all travellers who are not Canadian citizens, permanent residents or Americans. But some, like Quebec Premier...
U.S. President Trump takes a new, serious tone on coronavirus
178,038 views - 03/16/20
U.S. President Donald Trump gave an update today on the coronavirus's spread in the United States, taking a new tone about the pandemic....