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<b>CANADA:</b> Election 2019 gets underway with polls closing in Atlantic Canada

CANADA: Election 2019 gets underway with polls closing in Atlantic Canada

Early results had the Liberals leading in six of the seven ridings in Newfoundland and Labrador
<b>CANADA:</b> Federal parties in for long night as voting heads into final hours

CANADA: Federal parties in for long night as voting heads into final hours

Liberals and Conservatives have been largely neck-and-neck for the entire duration of the 40-day election campaign
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Province seeks public feedback on expanding nurses' prescription powers

ONTARIO: Province seeks public feedback on expanding nurses' prescription powers

A spokeswoman for Christine Elliott said the change could improve convenience for patients and help free up physicians to do more complex work
<b>CANADA:</b> UN report highlights 'abhorrent' housing conditions for Indigenous people

CANADA: UN report highlights 'abhorrent' housing conditions for Indigenous people

UN reports links housing as a factor exacerbating Canada's ongoing problem of missing and murdered Indigenous women
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Interruptions at work aren't all bad, study suggests

BEYOND LOCAL: Interruptions at work aren't all bad, study suggests

Between email, Slack and social media, you may need three devices to handle all the interruptions
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> What does it really mean to add variety to your diet?

BEYOND LOCAL: What does it really mean to add variety to your diet?

Studies have shown that a diverse and varied diet is important to maintaining health
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Rockin' the food you've got will help save money and the environment, study says

BEYOND LOCAL: Rockin' the food you've got will help save money and the environment, study says

Research shows that the average Canadian household generates about three kilograms (or almost six pounds) of avoidable food waste per week
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Why some women are afraid to run in public

BEYOND LOCAL: Why some women are afraid to run in public

A recent survey found that 67 per cent of women reported feeling at least 'sometimes concerned' that they would be physically assaulted while running
<b>CANADA:</b> 4 in 10 voters say a minority government is best but most prefer a majority, poll says

CANADA: 4 in 10 voters say a minority government is best but most prefer a majority, poll says

The poll also suggested that 36 per cent of voters displayed a lack of enthusiasm for any party
<b>CANADA:</b> What Gen-Z voters are worried about

CANADA: What Gen-Z voters are worried about

There are often links between young people, general apathy and low voter turn out, but some Gen Z-ers think it’s changing