Ontario is establishing border checkpoints, extending a stay-at-home order, and essentially banning outdoor gatherings in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19 variants. Premier Doug Ford is also calling on the Canadian government to tighten up international borders.
Dr. Anthony Fauci says the United States will likely move to resume Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine this coming week, possibly with restrictions or broader warnings after reports of some very rare blood clot cases.
Police said the former employee who shot and killed eight people at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis legally purchased the two assault rifles used in the attack despite red flag laws designed to prevent that.
Caitlyn Jenner is considering a run for California governor. The reality TV personality and former Olympian is consulting with Republican advisers about whether she will seek to replace Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom in a likely recall election this year.
Police say a man went on a stabbing spree at a library on Saturday in the western Canadian province of British Columbia, killing one woman and injuring six other people. The lone suspect is in custody.
A Canadian fashion mogul facing sex trafficking and racketeering charges in the United States will have to remain in jail after an unsuccessful attempt to appeal an earlier ruling that denied him bail.
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has declared a state of emergency in response to dangerous wildfire conditions throughout the state. It will ensure support from the Wisconsin National Guard and use of the Guard’s Blackhawk helicopters.