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Moderna begins testing on its new COVID-19 vaccine candidate

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Moderna Inc said on Monday it had dosed the first participant in an early-stage study of a new COVID-19 vaccine candidate that could potentially be stored and shipped in refrigerators instead of freezers.

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OHL, province working out details of hub cities for shortened season

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Lisa MacLeod, Ontario’s sports minister, believes a 2020-21 Ontario Hockey League season is coming together, with a couple of sticking points still to be sorted out before the puck can drop on the major junior hockey league.

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Passion for competition has Paralympic champ Richard Peter changing courts

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The restrictions of the pandemic played a part in denying Richard Peter another shot at a Paralympic medal, but for someone who has always played for the love of sport, the discovery of a new athletic passion has been almost as much of a win.

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Canadiens defenceman Chiarot out 6-8 weeks with broken hand

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Montreal Canadiens defenceman Ben Chiarot could be out for the rest of the regular season after having surgery on his fractured hand suffered in a first-period fight with Canucks forward J.T. Miller last week.

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Canadian girl, 4, freed from Syrian detention camp

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The Canadian government said it provided consular services to a four-year-old girl who escaped an Islamic State detention camp in northeastern Syria, but did not facilitate her exit.

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Canadian girl, 4, freed from Syrian detention camp

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The Canadian government said it provided consular services to a four-year-old girl who escaped an Islamic State detention camp in northeastern Syria, but did not facilitate her exit.

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Trudeau says AstraZeneca vaccine is safe after some European countries suspend its use

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said today the AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine is safe and Canadians should have no concerns about receiving it, after nearly a dozen European countries suspended its use over concerns about blood clots.

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Canadian girl, 4, freed from Syrian detention camp

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The Canadian government said it provided consular services to a four-year-old girl who escaped an Islamic State detention camp in northeastern Syria, but did not facilitate her exit.

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Trudeau says AstraZeneca vaccine is safe after some European countries suspend its use

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said today the AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine is safe and Canadians should have no concerns about receiving it, after nearly a dozen European countries suspended its use over concerns about blood clots.

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Medvedev 1st to crack ATP Top 2 besides ‘Big 4’ since 2005

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Daniil Medvedev is the first man to become the world No. 2 besides the likes of Andy Murray, Roger Federer, and Rafael Nadal since 2005. Medvedev moved up from No. 3 to No. 2 following his win at the Open 13 tournament.