Svyatoslav, 6, plays with his tablet in a public basement used as a bomb shelter in Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022. Russia has launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine, unleashing airstrikes on cities and military bases and sending troops and tanks from multiple directions in a move that could rewrite the world's geopolitical landscape. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Honesty, reassurance: How to talk to kids about Ukraine

Honesty, reassurance: How to talk to kids about Ukraine

Svyatoslav, 6, plays with his tablet in a public basement used as a bomb shelter in Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022. Russia has launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine, unleashing airstrikes on cities and military bases and sending troops and tanks from multiple directions in a move that could rewrite the world's geopolitical landscape. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
Hannah Kovacs poses for a photo at the gym she owns, Move East, in Halifax, Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022. Kovacs says government rules around physical distancing requirements are unfairly hurting small fitness facilities and businesses like her. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Kelly Clark

‘We can’t keep on slamming the brakes:’ N.S. gym owner on reopening plans

‘We can’t keep on slamming the brakes:’ N.S. gym owner on reopening plans

Hannah Kovacs poses for a photo at the gym she owns, Move East, in Halifax, Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022. Kovacs says government rules around physical distancing requirements are unfairly hurting small fitness facilities and businesses like her. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Kelly Clark

Be wary of social media misinformation on Russia-Ukraine conflict, experts say

Be wary of social media misinformation on Russia-Ukraine conflict, experts say

Ghislaine Maxwell juror to be questioned under oath by judge

Ghislaine Maxwell juror to be questioned under oath by judge

CORRECTS NAME TO REV. ANDRES ARANGO FROM BISHOP THOMAS OLMSTED - Rev. Andrés Arango, speaks with a parishioner inside St. Gregory Catholic Church, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022, in Phoenix after a baptism do-over. The Diocese of Phoenix estimates that thousands of baptisms are invalid by the incorrect phrasing used by the Rev. Andres Arango, who served in three parishes from September 2005 until his resignation Feb. 1. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Priest’s new assignment: Helping those he invalidly baptized

Priest’s new assignment: Helping those he invalidly baptized

CORRECTS NAME TO REV. ANDRES ARANGO FROM BISHOP THOMAS OLMSTED - Rev. Andrés Arango, speaks with a parishioner inside St. Gregory Catholic Church, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022, in Phoenix after a baptism do-over. The Diocese of Phoenix estimates that thousands of baptisms are invalid by the incorrect phrasing used by the Rev. Andres Arango, who served in three parishes from September 2005 until his resignation Feb. 1. (AP Photo/Matt York)
People travel at Pearson International Airport during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto, Friday, Dec. 3, 2021. A subvariant of the Omicron COVID-19 strain that has been circulating across the world appears to be picking up steam in some countries just as their latest waves of viral activity subside.  THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

What do we know about BA.2, the sublineage of COVID-19’s Omicron variant?

What do we know about BA.2, the sublineage of COVID-19’s Omicron variant?

People travel at Pearson International Airport during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto, Friday, Dec. 3, 2021. A subvariant of the Omicron COVID-19 strain that has been circulating across the world appears to be picking up steam in some countries just as their latest waves of viral activity subside.  THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Over half of U.S. abortions now done with pills, not surgery

Over half of U.S. abortions now done with pills, not surgery

FILE - Sophie Woodruff, a member of the all-female flambeaux group, 'Glambeaux,' marches in the Krewe of Muses Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. New Orleans residents, accustomed to catching beads, small toys or other trinkets tossed by parade float riders during Carnival season, were able to catch a new parade favor Thursday night: rapid COVID-19 tests.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Carnival in time of COVID: Virus tests among parade favors

Carnival in time of COVID: Virus tests among parade favors

FILE - Sophie Woodruff, a member of the all-female flambeaux group, 'Glambeaux,' marches in the Krewe of Muses Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. New Orleans residents, accustomed to catching beads, small toys or other trinkets tossed by parade float riders during Carnival season, were able to catch a new parade favor Thursday night: rapid COVID-19 tests.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Health Canada warns of risks of ingesting or spilling rapid test solution

Health Canada warns of risks of ingesting or spilling rapid test solution

Staffers wait for visitors at the Museum of the Future, an exhibition space for innovative and futuristic ideas in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022. Dubai has unveiled an architecturally stunning new museum that envisions what the world could look like 50 years from today. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Dubai’s new Museum of the Future envisions a healthy planet

Dubai’s new Museum of the Future envisions a healthy planet

Staffers wait for visitors at the Museum of the Future, an exhibition space for innovative and futuristic ideas in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022. Dubai has unveiled an architecturally stunning new museum that envisions what the world could look like 50 years from today. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
Musician Ed Robertson, shown in a handout photo, worked with Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson to design a Rush pinball machine. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Ed Robertson **MANDATORY CREDIT**

Pinball Wizard: BNL’s Ed Robertson on how his obsession inspired Rush arcade game

Pinball Wizard: BNL’s Ed Robertson on how his obsession inspired Rush arcade game

Musician Ed Robertson, shown in a handout photo, worked with Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson to design a Rush pinball machine. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Ed Robertson **MANDATORY CREDIT**
Is omicron leading us closer to herd immunity against COVID? (AP Illustration/Peter Hamlin)

Is omicron leading us closer to herd immunity against COVID?

Is omicron leading us closer to herd immunity against COVID?

Is omicron leading us closer to herd immunity against COVID? (AP Illustration/Peter Hamlin)
World Health Organization Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus speaks during a media conference at an EU Africa summit in Brussels, Friday, Feb. 18, 2022. European Union leaders on Thursday lauded the bloc's vaccine cooperation with Africa in the fight against the coronavirus, but there was no sign they would move toward a temporary lifting of intellectual property rights protection for COVID-19 shots. (Johanna Geron, Pool Photo via AP)

WHO works to spread COVID vaccine technology to more nations

WHO works to spread COVID vaccine technology to more nations

World Health Organization Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus speaks during a media conference at an EU Africa summit in Brussels, Friday, Feb. 18, 2022. European Union leaders on Thursday lauded the bloc's vaccine cooperation with Africa in the fight against the coronavirus, but there was no sign they would move toward a temporary lifting of intellectual property rights protection for COVID-19 shots. (Johanna Geron, Pool Photo via AP)
A man holding his bicycle with a school bag on it gets a throat swab during a mass COVID-19 test at a residential compound in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province, Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022. Wuhan, the first major outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic has reported more than dozen new coronavirus cases this week, prompting the authority to step up precautious measures. (Chinatopix via AP)

WHO: New COVID cases fall for the 3rd week, deaths also drop

WHO: New COVID cases fall for the 3rd week, deaths also drop

A man holding his bicycle with a school bag on it gets a throat swab during a mass COVID-19 test at a residential compound in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province, Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022. Wuhan, the first major outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic has reported more than dozen new coronavirus cases this week, prompting the authority to step up precautious measures. (Chinatopix via AP)
A recipe for vegan Napa cabbage slaw, made with sesame, soy sauce, rice vinegar, ginger, and honey, appears in New York in Feb. 2020. (Cheyenne Cohen via AP)

Slaws expand the definition of salad for winter

Slaws expand the definition of salad for winter

A recipe for vegan Napa cabbage slaw, made with sesame, soy sauce, rice vinegar, ginger, and honey, appears in New York in Feb. 2020. (Cheyenne Cohen via AP)
Beekeeper Hello Medina displays a beehive frame outfitted with a GPS locater that will be installed in one of the beehives he rents out, in Woodland, Calif., Thursday, Feb. 17, 2022. As almond flowers start to bloom, beekeepers rent their hives out to farmers to pollinate California's most valuable crop, but with the blossoms come beehive thefts. Medina says last year he lost 282 hives estimated to be worth $100,000, and is now installing GPS-enabled sensors to help find the stolen hives. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Beekeepers using tracking devices to protect precious hives

Beekeepers using tracking devices to protect precious hives

Beekeeper Hello Medina displays a beehive frame outfitted with a GPS locater that will be installed in one of the beehives he rents out, in Woodland, Calif., Thursday, Feb. 17, 2022. As almond flowers start to bloom, beekeepers rent their hives out to farmers to pollinate California's most valuable crop, but with the blossoms come beehive thefts. Medina says last year he lost 282 hives estimated to be worth $100,000, and is now installing GPS-enabled sensors to help find the stolen hives. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

WHO says polio detected in Malawi in setback to eradication

WHO says polio detected in Malawi in setback to eradication

A mild US flu season is waning, but is it really over?

A mild US flu season is waning, but is it really over?

This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, yellow, emerging from the surface of cells, pink, cultured in the lab. Also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus causes COVID-19. People who had COVID-19 are more susceptible to nightmares and those who had more severe infections had more bad dreams, according to a new study involving a Université Laval researcher. THE CANADIAN PRESS/NIAID-RML via AP

Study finds that more serious COVID-19 infections led to more nightmares

Study finds that more serious COVID-19 infections led to more nightmares

This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, yellow, emerging from the surface of cells, pink, cultured in the lab. Also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus causes COVID-19. People who had COVID-19 are more susceptible to nightmares and those who had more severe infections had more bad dreams, according to a new study involving a Université Laval researcher. THE CANADIAN PRESS/NIAID-RML via AP
Al-Zahraa Layek Helmee, center, talks to her mother before she recites at the annual Cairo International Book Fair, in Cairo, Egypt, Feb. 4, 2022. Helmee, who started learning the Quran with a tutor shortly after she turned 3 and memorized it at 10, says, “I run into women who tell me they wish they could do the same thing I do but that it’s too late for them now,” she said. “I also meet women who tell me they pray their daughters would grow up to be like me.” (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

Amid debate, women lift their voices with Muslim sacred text

Amid debate, women lift their voices with Muslim sacred text

Al-Zahraa Layek Helmee, center, talks to her mother before she recites at the annual Cairo International Book Fair, in Cairo, Egypt, Feb. 4, 2022. Helmee, who started learning the Quran with a tutor shortly after she turned 3 and memorized it at 10, says, “I run into women who tell me they wish they could do the same thing I do but that it’s too late for them now,” she said. “I also meet women who tell me they pray their daughters would grow up to be like me.” (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)