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CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 days ago
SpaceX mission with NASA astronauts aboard completes 1st splashdown in 45 years
A SpaceX capsule with two NASA astronauts made a dramatic sp
SpaceX mission with NASA astronauts aboard completes 1st splashdown in 45 years
A SpaceX capsule with two NASA astronauts made a dramatic sp
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 3 days ago
Easing up on public drinking laws would be useful as bars reopen, infectious disease experts say
As bars and restaurants begin to reopen across Ontario and o
Easing up on public drinking laws would be useful as bars reopen, infectious disease experts say
As bars and restaurants begin to reopen across Ontario and o
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 3 days ago
Family grievances: New book on Prince Harry and Meghan offers royal dé​​​​​​​jà​​​​​​​ vu
A sense of history repeating itself has been emerging for th
Family grievances: New book on Prince Harry and Meghan offers royal dé​​​​​​​jà​​​​​​​ vu
A sense of history repeating itself has been emerging for th
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 3 days ago
The Canada-U.S. border could be closed for months. Here's what you need to know now
Here’s the latest on what you need to know about Canada-U.S.
The Canada-U.S. border could be closed for months. Here's what you need to know now
Here’s the latest on what you need to know about Canada-U.S.
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 3 days ago
RCMP says improper force allegations confirmed in just 1 per cent of cases
As police services everywhere cope with public pressure over
RCMP says improper force allegations confirmed in just 1 per cent of cases
As police services everywhere cope with public pressure over
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 3 days ago
Countries around the world are scrambling to find a COVID-19 vaccine, but access remains uncertain
Countries around the globe are anxious to get their hands on
Countries around the globe are anxious to get their hands on
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 4 days ago
Ontario government ends relationship with WE Charity
The Ontario government says it is are ending its relationshi
Ontario government ends relationship with WE Charity
The Ontario government says it is are ending its relationshi
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 4 days ago
New COVID-19 notification app rolls out in Ontario
Residents of Ontario can download a new app that can tell th
New COVID-19 notification app rolls out in Ontario
Residents of Ontario can download a new app that can tell th
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 4 days ago
Trudeau makes public health announcement and takes questions LIVE
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is at the Public Health Agency
Trudeau makes public health announcement and takes questions LIVE
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is at the Public Health Agency
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 5 days ago
7 key moments from Trudeau and Telford's WE testimony
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his chief of staff, Katie
7 key moments from Trudeau and Telford's WE testimony
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his chief of staff, Katie
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 5 days ago
Struggling language schools launch bid to bring 40,000 foreign students to Canada for fall semester
Facing financial ruin due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Canada's
Struggling language schools launch bid to bring 40,000 foreign students to Canada for fall semester
Facing financial ruin due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Canada's
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 5 days ago
Trudeau explains how he missed another chance to avoid trouble
In many ways, Trudeau has been the opposite of Stephen Harpe
In many ways, Trudeau has been the opposite of Stephen Harpe
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 5 days ago
Prospective pilots push B.C. flight school for refund
Four international students say they are fighting a B.C. fli
Prospective pilots push B.C. flight school for refund
Four international students say they are fighting a B.C. fli
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 5 days ago
Trudeau says he 'pushed back' on WE contract due to family ties — but didn't recuse himself
#news/politics
Trudeau says he 'pushed back' on WE contract due to family ties — but didn't recuse himself
#news/politics
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 5 days ago
Elementary students will be in class full time come September, Ontario says
Elementary students in Ontario will be heading back to schoo
Elementary students will be in class full time come September, Ontario says
Elementary students in Ontario will be heading back to schoo
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 5 days ago
PM testifies at committee hearing into WE Charity contract
#news/politics
PM testifies at committee hearing into WE Charity contract
#news/politics
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 5 days ago
Trump floats idea of delaying Nov. 3 vote, but Congress controls election date
President Donald Trump for the first time floated a "delay"
Trump floats idea of delaying Nov. 3 vote, but Congress controls election date
President Donald Trump for the first time floated a "delay"
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 5 days ago
Trudeau's appearance before committee may not shed new light on WE controversy, experts say
#news/politics
Trudeau's appearance before committee may not shed new light on WE controversy, experts say
#news/politics
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 6 days ago
Ex-Senate staffer says she felt forced out for questioning colleague's Métis identity claims
A former staffer for a Manitoba senator says she felt forced
Ex-Senate staffer says she felt forced out for questioning colleague's Métis identity claims
A former staffer for a Manitoba senator says she felt forced
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 6 days ago
The 2nd wave is coming. Here's what public health experts say we should expect
We asked dozens of physicians, epidemiologists and public he
The 2nd wave is coming. Here's what public health experts say we should expect
We asked dozens of physicians, epidemiologists and public he
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 6 days ago
Ethics commissioner expands probe into Morneau over WE-sponsored travel expenses
#news/politics
Ethics commissioner expands probe into Morneau over WE-sponsored travel expenses
#news/politics
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 6 days ago
Most B.C. students to return to school full-time in September, education minister says
Most B.C. students will return to class full-time this Septe
Most B.C. students to return to school full-time in September, education minister says
Most B.C. students will return to class full-time this Septe
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 6 days ago
The Kielburgers struggle to salvage their brand amid WE Charity controversy
#news/politics
#news/politics
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Use of racial slur in class got lukewarm response from King's University College, student says
A Black student says she got a lukewarm response from both h
Use of racial slur in class got lukewarm response from King's University College, student says
A Black student says she got a lukewarm response from both h
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Even the loonie is rising against the U.S. dollar as the Fed faces currency threat: Don Pittis
Goldman Sachs warns that the U.S. dollar's place as the worl
Even the loonie is rising against the U.S. dollar as the Fed faces currency threat: Don Pittis
Goldman Sachs warns that the U.S. dollar's place as the worl
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Leslyn Lewis shaping up to be the story of the Conservative leadership race
Several key factors are driving the success of this relative
Leslyn Lewis shaping up to be the story of the Conservative leadership race
Several key factors are driving the success of this relative
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Investigation finds multiple employees spread a racist, violent email at Transport Canada
Ten Transport Canada employees violated the government's cod
Investigation finds multiple employees spread a racist, violent email at Transport Canada
Ten Transport Canada employees violated the government's cod
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
COVID-19 update with government officials
Government officials update Canadians on the latest measures
COVID-19 update with government officials
Government officials update Canadians on the latest measures
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
WE Charity founders Craig and Marc Kielburger to appear before House committee
#news/politics
#news/politics
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Everything you need to know about the NHL's restart
Nearly five months after the coronavirus brought play to a h
Everything you need to know about the NHL's restart
Nearly five months after the coronavirus brought play to a h
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
COVID-19 risks for kids are low, must be balanced against cost of being out of school, doctors say
Most studies examining kids and COVID-19 are trying to answe
COVID-19 risks for kids are low, must be balanced against cost of being out of school, doctors say
Most studies examining kids and COVID-19 are trying to answe
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Barbados offers work visa program to encourage Canadians to work from home, from Barbados
The Caribbean island nation of Barbados has a tantalizing su
Barbados offers work visa program to encourage Canadians to work from home, from Barbados
The Caribbean island nation of Barbados has a tantalizing su
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Facebook partners with Ontario university on 'global network' to counter rise in online hate
Faced with a rising tide of online hate and advertiser boyco
Facebook partners with Ontario university on 'global network' to counter rise in online hate
Faced with a rising tide of online hate and advertiser boyco
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
WE Charity's reputation at risk as co-founders appear before House committee, pollsters say
When WE Charity founders Craig and Marc Kielburger appear be
When WE Charity founders Craig and Marc Kielburger appear be
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Trudeau to appear before Commons committee Thursday to answer questions about WE Charity deal
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his chief of staff Katie T
Trudeau to appear before Commons committee Thursday to answer questions about WE Charity deal
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his chief of staff Katie T
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Miami Marlins cancel home opener as COVID-19 hits team: reports
The Miami Marlins' home opener against the Baltimore Orioles
Miami Marlins cancel home opener as COVID-19 hits team: reports
The Miami Marlins' home opener against the Baltimore Orioles
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Canadian woman dying of cancer can't reunite with American fiancé due to travel restrictions
#news
#news
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Man remains stuck in a forensic mental health system some say is biased against Black people
Mark Waweru, 25, of London, Ont., spent two years in a hospi
Man remains stuck in a forensic mental health system some say is biased against Black people
Mark Waweru, 25, of London, Ont., spent two years in a hospi
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Charity Gospel for Asia files for creditor protection after $170M lawsuit
Gospel for Asia, a Christian charity facing a multimillion-d
Gospel for Asia, a Christian charity facing a multimillion-d
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
'We hugged and hugged': Families reunite at N.W.T. seniors' homes after COVID-19 rules loosen
Cailey Mercredi didn't expect to see her grandparents again
'We hugged and hugged': Families reunite at N.W.T. seniors' homes after COVID-19 rules loosen
Cailey Mercredi didn't expect to see her grandparents again
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Anti-masking groups draw from anti-vaccination playbook to spread misinformation
As more regions across the country adopt mandatory masking p
As more regions across the country adopt mandatory masking p
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Florida reports more than 9,300 new coronavirus cases, overtaking N.Y. for 2nd most in U.S.
Florida surpassed New York over the weekend as the state wit
Florida reports more than 9,300 new coronavirus cases, overtaking N.Y. for 2nd most in U.S.
Florida surpassed New York over the weekend as the state wit
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Portland racial injustice protesters breach fence, police declare riot
Authorities declared a riot early Sunday in Portland, Oregon
Authorities declared a riot early Sunday in Portland, Oregon
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
COVID-19 poses big challenges for day camps, programs catering to those with special needs
Summer day camps and programs provide crucial therapy and co
COVID-19 poses big challenges for day camps, programs catering to those with special needs
Summer day camps and programs provide crucial therapy and co
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Federally appointed judges' expenses to be made public for first time
The expenses of federally appointed judges will be revealed
Federally appointed judges' expenses to be made public for first time
The expenses of federally appointed judges will be revealed
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
'I was so lucky to have him': Parents and friends recall Mohamed Sow as generous, kind-hearted
The violent death of Sidi Mohamed Sow in a drive-by shooting
'I was so lucky to have him': Parents and friends recall Mohamed Sow as generous, kind-hearted
The violent death of Sidi Mohamed Sow in a drive-by shooting
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
The Book of Negroes is relevant now more than ever as the fight for Black rights takes centre stage
The six-part miniseries, based on author Lawrence Hill's bes
The six-part miniseries, based on author Lawrence Hill's bes
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
A year after manhunt for teen murder suspects, some in Manitoba town are forever changed
Residents of Gillam, Man., were on edge as police searched f
A year after manhunt for teen murder suspects, some in Manitoba town are forever changed
Residents of Gillam, Man., were on edge as police searched f
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Chief public health officer warns of pandemic 'fatigue' as COVID cases surge among young people
#news/world
Chief public health officer warns of pandemic 'fatigue' as COVID cases surge among young people
#news/world
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Coronavirus surges in southern U.S. could make their way north, Birx warns
#news/world
Coronavirus surges in southern U.S. could make their way north, Birx warns
#news/world
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Health experts ask Ottawa to make a decision on funding domestic COVID-19 vaccine trial
The Trudeau government is being pressed to approve funding f
Health experts ask Ottawa to make a decision on funding domestic COVID-19 vaccine trial
The Trudeau government is being pressed to approve funding f
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Scheer says Trudeau, Morneau need to step aside 'for the good of the country'
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said today that Prime Mini
Scheer says Trudeau, Morneau need to step aside 'for the good of the country'
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said today that Prime Mini
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
RCMP's watchdog, union testify on systemic racism in policing
The RCMP's independent watchdog and its union will testify t
RCMP's watchdog, union testify on systemic racism in policing
The RCMP's independent watchdog and its union will testify t
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Is it time for a woman to lead the Canadian military?
Ottawa is about to embark on a speculative frenzy now that t
Is it time for a woman to lead the Canadian military?
Ottawa is about to embark on a speculative frenzy now that t
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 1 week ago
Why cities are planting more 'food forests'
In this week's issue of our environment newsletter, we look
Why cities are planting more 'food forests'
In this week's issue of our environment newsletter, we look
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Gov. Gen. Payette has created a toxic climate of harassment and verbal abuse at Rideau Hall, sources allege
Gov. Gen. Julie Payette has created a toxic environment at R
Gov. Gen. Payette has created a toxic climate of harassment and verbal abuse at Rideau Hall, sources allege
Gov. Gen. Julie Payette has created a toxic environment at R
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
U.S. President Trump to resume coronavirus briefings as cases continue to spike in some states
European leaders clinched a deal after four days of negotiat
U.S. President Trump to resume coronavirus briefings as cases continue to spike in some states
European leaders clinched a deal after four days of negotiat
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Trudeau, Morneau had to be involved in WE Charity decision, top bureaucrat tells MPs
#news/politics
Trudeau, Morneau had to be involved in WE Charity decision, top bureaucrat tells MPs
#news/politics
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Why Tenet's release date went TBA, and what it means for the summer movie season
Tenet was the tentpole for much of the summer movie season.
Why Tenet's release date went TBA, and what it means for the summer movie season
Tenet was the tentpole for much of the summer movie season.
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
MAID town hall: What the government, experts say about proposed changes to medical assistance in dying law
The National co-host Andrew Chang and members of the public
The National co-host Andrew Chang and members of the public
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Game on: To stem financial loses, the NHL and other pro sports leagues prepare to resume play amid COVID-19
Pro sports aren't trying to salvage their seasons to make mo
Game on: To stem financial loses, the NHL and other pro sports leagues prepare to resume play amid COVID-19
Pro sports aren't trying to salvage their seasons to make mo
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Fatally Tasered by police in his own backyard, family of a young Black man speaks out
For months, Clive Mensah's family has watched with a knowing
Fatally Tasered by police in his own backyard, family of a young Black man speaks out
For months, Clive Mensah's family has watched with a knowing
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Couples share the love as same-sex marriage celebrates 15 years in Canada
A young Toronto couple, about to tie the knot, gets new pers
Couples share the love as same-sex marriage celebrates 15 years in Canada
A young Toronto couple, about to tie the knot, gets new pers
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Tensions between B.C. fishing lodges, Haida Nation escalate over COVID-19
RCMP in northwest B.C. say they will review video of a confr
Tensions between B.C. fishing lodges, Haida Nation escalate over COVID-19
RCMP in northwest B.C. say they will review video of a confr
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
B.C. warned of potential for 'explosive growth' as 102 new COVID-19 cases announced over weekend
B.C.’s overall death rate among confirmed COVID-19 patients
B.C. warned of potential for 'explosive growth' as 102 new COVID-19 cases announced over weekend
B.C.’s overall death rate among confirmed COVID-19 patients
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
3 dead in Alberta tour bus crash were from Alberta, Saskatchewan and India
Two women in their 20s, one from Alberta, one from Saskatche
Two women in their 20s, one from Alberta, one from Saskatche
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Amber Heard felt her 'life was threatened' in relationship with Johnny Depp, court told
Amber Heard has accused ex-husband Johnny Depp of abusing he
Amber Heard felt her 'life was threatened' in relationship with Johnny Depp, court told
Amber Heard has accused ex-husband Johnny Depp of abusing he
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Anxiety high as Canadian schools prepare for students from COVID-ravaged U.S.
Post-secondary students from the pandemic-riven United State
Anxiety high as Canadian schools prepare for students from COVID-ravaged U.S.
Post-secondary students from the pandemic-riven United State
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
'Grim work': Climate-change clock ticking on world's polar bears
The climate-change clock is ticking on the world's polar bea
'Grim work': Climate-change clock ticking on world's polar bears
The climate-change clock is ticking on the world's polar bea
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Witness describes 'scary' bus crash in Jasper National Park that killed 3, injured 24
A woman who witnessed the aftermath of a fatal bus crash in
Witness describes 'scary' bus crash in Jasper National Park that killed 3, injured 24
A woman who witnessed the aftermath of a fatal bus crash in
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Shreds from the sea: 300-year-old shipwreck finds new life in electric guitars
Greg Fleming's Tidebreaker guitar was created with wood from
Shreds from the sea: 300-year-old shipwreck finds new life in electric guitars
Greg Fleming's Tidebreaker guitar was created with wood from
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Canadian military issues new orders in effort to crack down on 'hateful conduct'
The Canadian Armed Forces has issued new orders to military
Canadian military issues new orders in effort to crack down on 'hateful conduct'
The Canadian Armed Forces has issued new orders to military
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Bloc stands with Blanchet as leader set to address sexual misconduct allegations
The Bloc Québécois caucus has backed Yves-François Blanchet
The Bloc Québécois caucus has backed Yves-François Blanchet
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Coronavirus: What's happening around the world on Sunday
The number of confirmed infections worldwide has passed 14.2
Coronavirus: What's happening around the world on Sunday
The number of confirmed infections worldwide has passed 14.2
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Church volunteer arrested for cathedral fire in Nantes that destroyed parts of Gothic structure
A 39-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a fir
Church volunteer arrested for cathedral fire in Nantes that destroyed parts of Gothic structure
A 39-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a fir
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Protests intensify in Portland against police, as Trump says local leaders have 'lost control'
Protesters broke into a building, set it on fire and started
Protests intensify in Portland against police, as Trump says local leaders have 'lost control'
Protesters broke into a building, set it on fire and started
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Police charge 3 people after protesters splatter paint on statues in Toronto
Toronto police say they have charged three people after prot
Police charge 3 people after protesters splatter paint on statues in Toronto
Toronto police say they have charged three people after prot
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
3 helicopters respond to possible multiple casualty incident in Jasper National Park
STARS air ambulance says its three helicopters in Alberta ar
3 helicopters respond to possible multiple casualty incident in Jasper National Park
STARS air ambulance says its three helicopters in Alberta ar
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Buckingham Palace releases details of Princess Beatrice's wedding
Princess Beatrice wore the same tiara as her grandmother Que
Princess Beatrice wore the same tiara as her grandmother Que
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Commons to convene Monday to debate wage subsidy extension, disability payments
The House of Commons will meet Monday to debate legislation
Commons to convene Monday to debate wage subsidy extension, disability payments
The House of Commons will meet Monday to debate legislation
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Portland mayor demands Trump remove federal agents from the city following detentions
The mayor of Portland, Ore., demanded Friday that U.S. Presi
Portland mayor demands Trump remove federal agents from the city following detentions
The mayor of Portland, Ore., demanded Friday that U.S. Presi
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Ottawa to announce today whether the Blue Jays can play in Toronto
CBC News has learned the federal government will announce to
Ottawa to announce today whether the Blue Jays can play in Toronto
CBC News has learned the federal government will announce to
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Federal government order supplies to give two doses of COVID-19 vaccine when it's ready
The federal government is ordering more than 75 million syri
Federal government order supplies to give two doses of COVID-19 vaccine when it's ready
The federal government is ordering more than 75 million syri
CBC Canada
Ottawa · 2 weeks ago
Finance minister proposes sweeping changes to federal wage subsidy
Finance Minister Bill Morneau will provide details today of
Finance Minister Bill Morneau will provide details today of
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