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How to help your kids spot COVID-19 misinformation

Canadian students have been left unprepared by parents and schools to face the onslaught of misinformation circulating online during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to one education expert, who suggests teaching children how to spot 'rage baiting,' 'hyper-partisanship,' phishing scams and 'deepfake' videos.

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Canadian Armed Forces to formally apologize to victims for sexual misconduct

The commander of the Canadian Armed Forces is preparing to formally apologize to victims of sexual misconduct. The apology comes after, but is separate from, a $900-million settlement agreement that the federal government reached with current and former military members, as well as civilian Defence Department employees, last year after class-action lawsuits were brought against the Forces.

White House still planning holiday parties, despite warnings

All those warnings from public health officials begging Americans to limit gatherings this holiday season amid a surge in coronavirus cases aren't stopping the White House from planning a host of festivities and holiday parties in the midst of a pandemic.

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