Carly Thomas

Carly Thomas is a producer with CBC News in Toronto.

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How masks could affect speech and language development in children

Masks can make it harder for young people to learn to communicate and socialize, but researchers say there are some simple things we can do to help kids in a masked society.

Masks mess with our brain's ability to recognize faces, but research suggests there is a silver lining

Pandemic mask-wearing is 'like the biggest experiment in face perception that was ever done,' according to a York University neuroscientist.

Ontario retirement homes push for mandatory COVID-19 testing for caregivers, support workers

The association representing hundreds of Ontario retirement homes wants the province to step up its COVID-19 testing guidelines to bring them more in line with the same rules in place for long-term care homes.

Officials probe arrival of 500 puppies, 38 of them dead, aboard flight from Ukraine

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is investigating after the gruesome discovery of dozens of dead and dying dogs aboard a recent flight from Ukraine.
CBC Investigates

RCMP launch hate crime probe of leader of nationalist group vying for party status in federal election

RCMP in Saskatchewan have launched an investigation into an online video featuring the head of an extremist group that's poised to become Canada's next official political party.
Special Report

Stray dog rescue service founder waits on review board decision

Laika Fund for Street Dogs founder Rebecca Ashworth appeared at a hearing before the Animal Care Review Board in an effort to get the 70 dogs back that were seized last July by the OSPCA.

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