Adoptive parents and same-sex couples are also eligible for this time off.
A former associate news editor at HuffPost Canada, Joanna Adams is a producer at Canada's most-watched entertainment news show, etalk, on CTV. Her obsessive Oscar knowledge has helped etalk earn back-to-back Canadian Screen Award nominations for "Best Talk Program or Series" for "etalk's Ultimate Oscar Guide." She is also a regular contributor at LaineyGossip, and has written for CTV.ca.
Canadian celebrities weren't shy about expressing their delight.
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"No, it's not Jim Cuddy's baby..."
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Win an Academy Award? Get a jet ski! (Helen Mirren not included).
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The retail value of Organigram's supply deal for recreational cannabis is estimated at between $40 million an $60 million a year.
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She says this story "changed her life" and helped connect her to her son Maddox.
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“We’ve all had objects in our eye but to have an egg crack in your eye socket is very traumatic."
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"Not a bad start to the year (thanks for carrying my toiletries @JustinTrudeau)!!!"
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"This is not an issue that's going to go away, so we have to deal with it."
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"You need to check your priorities."
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"He's so cute that I don't think anybody would use him for anything violent..."
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The most recent season premiere has broken ratings records, but a new security breach may be the biggest spoiler of all for the beloved series.
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And yes, there's a love story involved too.
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"Meeting him was surreal."
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New platforms? New political opposition? New leadership? Frightening.
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Everything is cool when you're part of a team, especially if it involves a combination of Tegan and Sara, The Lonely Island
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It may seem unexpected, but Lady Gaga knows how to solve a problem like Maria. The "Applause" singer performed a medley of
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