5 things to know for Thursday, January 14, 2021
Canada has had more than 681,300 total cases of COVID-19, with more than 17,300 associated deaths. Here’s what else you need to know to start your day.
1. Pardon problem: After U.S. President Donald Trump’s historic second impeachment, experts appear divided over whether the charge changes anything when it comes to issuing pardons.
2. Travel exemption: Immigration Canada has granted the family of detained Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou COVID-19 travel exemptions to visit her in Vancouver.
3. Vaccine rollout: The number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the last 29 days in Canada has surpassed one per cent of the country’s total population.
4. Waiting game: Canadian front-line doctors and health-care staff frustrated with the vaccination…