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Air travelers to Canada to isolate at hotels starting Feb 22

TORONTO (AP) — Air travelers to Canada will quarantine in a hotel starting on Feb. 22 as they await the result of a coronavirus test, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday. Trude...

AP source: David Phelps agrees to $1.75M deal with Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) — Right-hander David Phelps and the Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to a $1.75 million, one-year contract a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. ...

Canada to require negative COVID test at land border Feb 15

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Tuesday that starting next week any nonessential traveler arriving in Canada by land will need to show a negative PCR-based COVID-19 tes...

Trudeau tries to reassure Canadians vaccines are coming

TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried Friday to reassure Canadians his plan to vaccinate them is working despite mounting criticism his government is not getting vaccines soon enough. ...

Canada bans cruise vessels until Feb. 28, 2022

TORONTO (AP) — Canada is banning all cruise vessels in Canadian waters until Feb. 28, 2022. Transport Minister Omar Alghabra announced Thursday cruise vessels carrying 100 or more p...

Canada designates the Proud Boys as a terrorist entity

TORONTO (AP) — The Canadian government designated the Proud Boys group as a terrorist entity on Wednesday, noting they played a pivotal role in the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. ...

AP source: Liriano gets minor league deal with Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) — Veteran left-hander Francisco Liriano has agreed to a minor league contract with the Toronto Blue Jays that includes an invitation to spring training, a person familiar with the deal to...

Trudeau says Canada will have coronavirus vaccine production

TORONTO (AP) — Canada will eventually be able to manufacture COVID-19 vaccines, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday, as his government faces concerns about getting doses from Europe. ...

Harris speaks with Trudeau in first call foreign leader call

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday, marking her first call to a foreign leader since entering the White House. ...

Canada confirms 1st case of South African virus variant

TORONTO (AP) — Canada on Monday reported its first case of a coronavirus variant that emerged in South Africa that is believed to be more contagious than the original. Dr. David Wil...

Source: Canada to quarantine travelers in hotels

TORONTO (AP) — An official familiar with the matter says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will announce stricter restrictions on travelers response to new, likely more contagious variants of the novel co...

AP source: Semien, Blue Jays agree to $18M, 1-year contract

TORONTO (AP) — Shortstop Marcus Semien agreed to an $18 million, one-year contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. The ...

Biden calls Canada's Trudeau, Mexico's López Obrador

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden's first calls to foreign leaders went to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador at a strained moment for the U.S...

Biden calls Canada's Trudeau, Mexico's López Obrador

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden made his first calls to foreign leaders as America's commander in chief on Friday, dialing up Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Andrés ...

Canada thinking of quarantining travelers in hotels

TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau warned Friday his government could impose stricter restrictions on travelers at any moment in response to new, likely more contagious variants of the coron...