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Biochemist Daniela Beatriz Ori manipulates swab samples to make a real time polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) analysis for COVID-19 testing at the biochemistry lab of Central Navy Hospital Dr. Pedro Malloon April 28, 2020 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Photo by Amilcar Orfali/Getty Images)
Registered nurse Natalie Selkirk with the Peterborough Health Unit administers a COVID-19 vaccine to Mike William at Curve Lake First Nations community Centre near Buckhorn, Ont., on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Chief of the Curve Lake First Nations Band Emily Whetung looks on. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Thornhill
A shipment of COVID-19 vaccines distributed by the COVAX Facility arrives in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Friday Feb. 25, 2021. (AP Photo/ Diomande Ble Blonde)
Mother putting a face mask on her daughter. (August de Richelieu/ Pexels)

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Resilience of Canada's refugees celebrated in UN agency anniversary cookbook

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is marking the 70th anniversary of its operation in Canada with a free digital cookbook featuring recipes from former refugees, including a grilled swordfish from Families Minister Ahmed Hussen, and a poached Chinese chicken dish from former Governor General of Canada Adrienne Clarkson.

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is marking the 70th anniversary of its operation in Canada with a free digital cookbook featuring recipes and personal stories from refugees across Canada. (Photo courtesy UNHCR Canada/Darren Calabrese)

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EPA revokes Trump-era policy that loosened clean-air rules

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is revoking a Trump-era rule that overhauled how the agency evaluates air pollutants, a move the Biden administration says will make it easier to enact limits on dangerous and climate-changing emissions.

FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, file photograph, pollution obscures the skyline of downtown as the sun rises over Denver, Col,. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

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W5 INVESTIGATES | A glimpse inside Canada's 'sinister' horse meat industry

W5 investigates Canada's controversial practice of flying live horses around the world to be slaughtered for fresh, raw, horsemeat. The campaign to stop the live horse export has ramped up with the celebrity endorsement of Canadian singer Jann Arden, who calls it the 'sinister side of agriculture.'

Thousands of live horses are loaded onto airplanes annually and flown thousands of kilometres away, where they are fattened up for slaughter.

The trans woman taking on the doomsday church

W5 investigates a controversial Christian sect that has divided the small town of Aylmer, Ont. The Church of God Restoration and its fervent pastor have made headlines for their "anti-lockdown" rhetoric, causing turmoil in the once-sleepy town.