Ontario election: NDP pledge to remove Highway 407 tolls for truckers

Ontario election: NDP pledge to remove Highway 407 tolls for truckers

The Canadian Press Published Thursday, May 19, 2022 3:10PM EDT Last Updated Thursday, May 19, 2022 5:04PM EDT Ontario’s New Democrats say they won’t make truckers pony up if they drive on a private toll highway in the Toronto … Read more

No changes to NYC mandates despite ‘high’ alert level; several NYC judges COVID positive, report says

No changes to NYC mandates despite ‘high’ alert level; several NYC judges COVID positive, report says

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — There is an urgent new warning from the CDC, as new cases of COVID have nearly quadrupled over the past six weeks. COVID-19 cases are increasing across the United States and could get even worse over the coming months, prompting federal health officials to urge those in hard hit areas … Read more

CDC urges Pfizer booster for children aged 5 to 11

CDC urges Pfizer booster for children aged 5 to 11

Kids ages 5 to 11 should get a booster dose of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine, advisers to the US government have said. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention quickly adopted the panel’s recommendation, opening a third Covid-19 shot to healthy elementary-age kids — just like what is already recommended for everybody 12 and older. The … Read more

Cyclist dies after collision in Oshawa

Cyclist dies after collision in Oshawa

One person is dead after a collision in Oshawa Thursday evening, Durham police say. Emergency crews were called to the intersection of Wentworth and Simcoe streets after a cyclist was struck by a vehicle. Police said the cyclist suffered critical injuries and was pronounced dead. Police have closed the roads in the area for the … Read more

CDC panel recommends boosters for kids 5 to 11

CDC panel recommends boosters for kids 5 to 11

CDC panel recommends boosters for kids 5 to 11 – CBS News Watch CBS News The CDC’s independent advisory committee is recommending Pfizer booster shots for children between 5 and 11 years old as COVID infections and hospitalizations spike across the U.S. yet again. CBS News correspondent Nikki Battiste reports on the recent surge in … Read more