Tom Brady did it again (with help from his defense)

This is an excerpt from The Buzzer, which is CBC Sports’ daily email newsletter. Keep up to date with what’s happening in sport by subscribing here. Tom Brady did it again There’s not much to say about the guy, but here are some amazing facts about the 43-year-old quarterback who led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a stunning 31-9 Kansas […]

Chinese Canadians worry about racism and job losses one year after pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken its toll on many Canadians, but for Chinese Canadians the impact has been magnified by racism targeting individuals and businesses, community leaders say. Amy Go, chairwoman of the Chinese Canadian National Council for Social Justice, said the pandemic has resulted in a series of attacks directed against the community. Vancouver Police reported an upsurge in […]

Court says Quebec does not need to offer e-learning option to all parents

The government of Quebec does not have to make online learning accessible to all students in the province, ruled Monday the Superior Court of Quebec. A group of Montreal parents had asked the court to overturn a rule that limits distance learning only to children eligible for a medical exemption. Citing concerns about COVID-19, parents argued that their Charter rights […]

Canadian soldier injured by accidental discharge used the wrong holster: SIG Sauer

The American maker of the new pistols belonging to Canada’s Special Forces says the soldier injured in an accidental discharge last fall was using the wrong holster for the weapon. SIG Sauer, a German arms manufacturer headquartered in Newington, NH, issued a statement Friday in response to a CBC News report earlier this week that revealed the incident of November […]

Ottawa not sure if Moderna shortage will impact Indigenous vaccine rollout

Fifteen minutes after receiving his first dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, Chief Chris Moonias of Neskantaga First Nation took to Facebook Live to encourage other members of the community to roll up their sleeves. “There is no discomfort, no pain,” Moonias said. “We need it. We need to beat this virus.” Neskantaga, located about 450 kilometers north of Thunder […]