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The COVID-19 trend in Ontario is troubling. Bars and gyms might be the problem

The “steady” growth in COVID-19 infections province-wide has one expert who keeps a close eye on the trends concerned. While there haven’t been dramatic spikes in daily case counts, the increases have been consistent “for a prolonged amount of time,” said Ryan Imgrund, a biostatistician at Newmarket’s Southlake Regional Health Centre. “That’s where I get…

Uber and Lyft might adopt a franchise business model in California

Uber and Lyft are reportedly considering adopting a franchise model in California as an alternative to having to classify their contracted drivers as full-time employees.  The New York Times reports that both ridesharing companies are “seriously discussing” licensing out their brands to vehicle fleet operators in a franchise-like model. The new business model results from…

MLB players might wear masks during games when the season starts

As Cody Bellinger waited out Major League Baseball’s coronavirus-driven shutdown in his native Arizona, he saw the evolution of facial coverings firsthand. Arizona moved quickly through its reopening phases, complete with images of packed bars and patios over Memorial Day weekend, and then three weeks later, as cases predictably spiked, saw mandatory mask orders passed…