The measure comes after health officials had declared an outbreak last year contained. Yet, more than 300 people have died from the virus this year.
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The body of Mark Dombroski, a rugby player, was found in a moat after he disappeared early Sunday. The police have not ruled out any explanation for his death, including foul play.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government proposed legislation to restore record-keeping requirements for long-gun sales and expand background checks for gun owners.
Dan Bilefsky’s road trip takes him to Hérouxville, where a code of conduct for immigrants issued 10 years ago is still a sore subject.
A Trump administration proposal would limit the ability of Mexico, Canada and the U.S. to warn consumers about the dangers of foods linked to obesity.
Canada loves its ice, and outdoor hockey is part of the nation's cultural identity. So what happens when winters get too warm for backyard rinks?
The disease, which until recently seemed to be under control in Venezuela, is making an aggressive comeback in the nation, overwhelming its broken health care system.
Hummingbirds have several tricks to survive with a super-high metabolism on a diet of nectar.
The Trump administration also blacklisted four associates of President Nicolás Maduro, pressuring a government it has accused of graft and repression.
Praised by one comedy insider as “pretty much the first Canadian superstar in our business,” he was a regular at the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal.
The hurricane battered the island, and most hotels and restaurants have not reopened. The crowds have yet to return, which means visitors will have stretches of sand to themselves.
Evenings can be lively in Cruz Bay and the beaches are still inviting. But major resorts are closed and cleanup efforts continue.
The hurricane did deep damage to homes, roads, forests and trails. But waterfalls, hot springs and helping out are good reasons to visit.
This lush, wild bit of Puerto Rico, a word-of-mouth destination that draws a loyal following of visitors, is rebuilding after last year’s ferocious hurricane season.
The killing of Marielle Franco, a human-rights activist who argued an aggressive police culture was the cause of much violence in the city, has led to outrage and demonstrations.
The Trump administration’s protectionist policies are prompting governments from Chile to Canada to forge closer ties with one another, and to seek more trade with China and Europe.
Tifanny Abreu, a top-ranked player in Brazilian professional volleyball, is transgender. She is setting records and plans to play in the Tokyo Games in 2020.
Mr. Harris used his experience as a surveyor in unexplored areas of his native country to fashion dense stories full of history, metaphor and myth.
A special refugee program mostly for Yazidis, a tiny religious minority, is testing Canada’s celebrated resettlement system.
The best-selling detective novelist says she’d like to be defined, not as a Canadian writer, but as “a writer who happens to be Canadian.”
The cascade of ecological benefits that followed the return of wolves to Yellowstone National Park and Idaho suggests opportunities for similar efforts around the planet.
Marielle Franco, a political rising star and human rights advocate, was critical of security policy and the recent military intervention in the city.
Steve is a glowing strip in the night sky, not far from the northern lights. It was named after a cartoon. Now scientists have learned more.
The president boasted that he was just improvising when he insisted to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that the U.S. had a trade deficit with Canada.