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Trump extends virus guidelines, braces US for big death toll

1 hour 2 min ago

The U.S. government’s top infectious disease expert offered his prognosis as the federal government weighs rolling back guidelines on social distancing.
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Ontario’s public health units are reporting 1,636 cases of COVID-19, with 24 deaths

March 29, 2020 - 22:54

New cases reported Sunday include two deaths near Sarnia, one in Pembroke, and an outbreak at a retirement home south of Hamilton.
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Ontario developing ‘last resort’ guidelines on which patients to prioritize if hospitals are overwhelmed by critical COVID-19 cases

March 29, 2020 - 22:13

The province’s “triage protocol,” obtained by the Star, suggests Ontario is taking steps to prepare for worst-case scenarios already playing out in hard-hit regions such as Italy and New York, where doctors are being forced to ration life-saving treatments such as ventilators.
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New York state surpasses 1,000 coronavirus deaths

March 29, 2020 - 21:52

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As virus makes goodbyes hard, fears of many more rise in US

March 29, 2020 - 21:16

The travel advisory late Saturday came after the number of confirmed American deaths passed 2,000, more than double the level two days earlier.
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Follow the rules, Toronto: COVID-19 snitches are watching

March 29, 2020 - 20:00

Calls to Toronto’s 311 line have jumped significantly, with some of it attributed to complaints about Torontonians flouting social distancing.
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