Tag: Help

In first meeting with Justin Trudeau, Joe Biden pledges U.S. help to get detained Canadians released by China

OTTAWA—Touting bonds of friendship and a renewed commitment to work together, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Joe Biden pledged Tuesday to co-ordinate a range of climate policies and jointly press for the release of two Canadians detained in China. Speaking after his two-hour, virtual summit with Trudeau and a suite of top-ranking cabinet…

Perpetual beer-tax hikes won’t help Canada’s economy recover

As with all businesses, the past 10 months have proven to be anything but normal for Canadian brewing companies. As the first wave of lockdowns took hold, brewing companies were figuring out how to manage millions of dollars of untapped keg beer that was being returned by restaurants and bars. Unlike spirits and wine, beer…

Today’s coronavirus news: Easing rules for parental benefits created inequities among parents; France's Sanofi to help make rival vaccine; Biden ‘bringing back the pros’ for virus briefings

KEY FACTS 6:19 a.m. Biden says he’s ‘bringing back the pros’ for virus briefings 5:01 a.m. France’s Sanofi to help make rival vaccine 4 a.m. Easing rules for parental benefits created inequities among parents The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Wednesday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links…

Don Johnson gets his funny on with help from ‘SNL’ stars

LOS ANGELES – Don Johnson is getting his funny on with help from a couple of “Saturday Night Live” stars. Known for his dramatic roles in the hit series “Miami Vice” and “Nash Bridges,” Johnson co-stars with Kenan Thompson and Chris Redd in the upcoming NBC comedy “Kenan.” Thompson plays a widower juggling his job…

Biden's Justice Department investigates ITSELF over whether any employees tried to help Trump overturn election result

The US Department of Justice (DOJ) is probing whether any current or former official tried to help overturn President Joe Biden’s election victory, apparently seeking to root out employees who lack loyalty to the new regime. The investigation, announced by Inspector General Michael Horowitz on Monday, will be limited to current or former employees of…