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Ontario implements more public health measures in restaurants, Canada launches COVID Alert app

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As cases of COVID-19 continue to spread around the world, Canadians seem to be increasingly concerned about their health and safety

Currently, there are more than 115,000 confirmed coronavirus cases in Canada and nearly 8,900 deaths.

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July 31

3:00 p.m.: COVID-19 ‘just waiting for an invitation to a party’

Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s chief public health officer,

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‘Please, please observe health measures’, Dr. Tam urges amidst ‘worrisome’ upward trend of COVID-19 cases

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As cases of COVID-19 continue to spread around the world, Canadians seem to be increasingly concerned about their health and safety

Currently, there are more than 112,000 confirmed coronavirus cases in Canada and nearly 8,800 deaths.

Check back for the latest updates on the coronavirus outbreak in Canada.

For a full archive of the first month of the pandemic, please check our archive of events.

July 24

2:30 p.m.: ‘Please, please observe the public health measures’

Canada’s top health officials are pleading for the country to

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Detroit’s Motown Museum reopens with music-themed safety measures bound to make visitors smile

DETROIT – The birthplace of Motown got a reboot Wednesday.

Four months after closing amid the COVID-19 outbreak, the Motown Museum reopened its doors to the public, the latest cautious but optimistic symbol of a new normal.

The ubiquitous masks and social-distancing rules made it clear this was summer 2020 — and that this would be a slightly different sort of Motown experience. Still, on a sunny day in Detroit, the vibe was reliably cheery and nostalgic at one of the city’s most famous tourist spots.

Wednesday also brought the premiere of an exhibit, “Capturing a Culture Change: Motown Through The Lens of Jim Hendin,” which assembles photos and stories from the former company photographer.

Tour guide Jamia Henry, 19, awaits a tour group at the Motown Museum. The Detroit museum opened on July 15, 2020, after being shut down during the coronavirus pandemic.

The day also introduced a

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Where 23 states stand on NFL, coronavirus measures

It’s that time of year when NFL teams should be heading into their final month of operations before wrapping the offseason with a full squad veteran minicamp in mid-June. Instead, the league’s power brokers are still trying to figure out when franchises across the country will be allowed to resume their operations — and if there is any hope of training camps or the regular season starting on time.

Murphy said on Tuesday that professional sports may resume practices and actual games in the state as soon as leagues allow teams to do so. On Wednesday, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf announced that his state will allow practices and games without spectators as long as the leagues have a safety plan approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Health once the state enters the “yellow” and “green” phases.

Newsom took a strong lockdown approach in early March to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. … Read More