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|Man charged with indignity to a body in case of missing Japanese student - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:40:11 EDT|
The body of missing Japanese student Natsumi Kogawa was found at the Gabriola Mansion in Vancouver's West End, police have confirmed.
|Thunder Bay police officer's Facebook post prompts professional standards investigation - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:36:52 EDT|
A Thunder Bay, Ont., police officer who posted on Facebook that "Natives are killing Natives" is the subject of an internal investigation launched Thursday by the city's police service.
|Prince William and Kate tour Haida Gwaii on final full day of tour - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:49:15 EDT|
It was planes, boats and automobiles — and a little bit of protest and politics — for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as they spent the day touring Haida Gwaii, B.C.
|Here's what the flooding near Windsor, Ont., looks like from above - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:49:37 EDT|
Swamped streets. Stranded cars. Flooded fields. Just a taste of what Lucas Kiewitz captured when he flew his drone above the town of Tecumseh, Ont., on Thursday.
|Federal books in $2.8B deficit over first four months of fiscal year - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:47:10 EDT|
New numbers released Friday show the federal government ran a deficit of $2.8 billion over the first four months of 2016-17 — dropping Ottawa's fiscal position $8 billion lower than it was over the same period a year ago.
|'I don't want to be in for something I didn't do': Accused tells sister he didn't kill Stamps' Mylan Hicks - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:16:53 EDT|
The sister of the man accused of killing Calgary Stampeders player Mylan Hicks last weekend says her brother claims to be innocent.
|Prairie farmers expected to benefit from global warming by growing corn, soy - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:19:08 EDT|
Farmers on the Canadian Prairies are the only agricultural winners on the planet as a result of global warming, according to an economist studying global food supply.
|Worst of the rain over, but state of emergency continues in Windsor, Tecumseh, Ont - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:19:44 EDT|
Environment Canada says the storm system that drenched Windsor and Tecumseh, Ont., over the past three days is finally starting to weaken.
|'Dumb Indian' and other slurs used to combat racism in provocative campaign - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:34:54 EDT|
"Welfare mom." "Drug addict." "Dumb Indian." These harsh slurs emblazoned over portraits of Indigenous people are part of an in-your-face art project meant to challenge racist attitudes in Lethbridge, Alta.
|Farmers and anti-GMO groups call for Competition Bureau review of Monsanto takeover - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:00:00 EDT|
Canadian farmers worry that a merger of agricultural giants Bayer and Monsanto could increase seed prices, while social advocacy groups opposed to genetically modified food question whether the move could lead to fewer non-GM food choices on grocery store shelves.
|Dress code guide tells female air cadets not to reveal 'developing bits' - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:11:30 EDT|
A mother of a 13-year-old girl in St. John's says she's shocked by a handbook for air cadets' parents that unnecessarily sexualizes teenage girls.
|Pot brownie or plain brownie? What Toronto can learn from Colorado's take on edible weed - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:00:00 EDT|
Canadian authorities are already sounding the alarm about edible marijuana products, warning that they could pose a risk to children — especially if they look just like regular candy. In a state where recreational marijuana has been legal for three years, regulators are still trying to minimize that risk.
|'The worst is in the rear view mirror': TD says Alberta will lead GDP growth in 2017 and 2018 - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:28:56 EDT|
Alberta's economy has been in a tailspin since the 2014 crash in oil prices and further slammed by the Fort McMurray fires earlier this year, but a major Canadian bank predicts the province will actually lead the country in GDP growth in both 2017 and 2018.
|Provinces with the cheapest cellphone plans and why the rest of us don't get them - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:00:00 EDT|
Cellphone customers can often score a cheaper plan in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Quebec compared to the rest of the country. CBC News explores the price differences and why better rates are offered in those three provinces.
|On 20th anniversary, experts say it's time to review Arctic Council mandate - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 05:00:00 EDT|
20 years after it was established, the Arctic Council is being lauded for its achievements. But former foreign affairs minister Lloyd Axworthy says the time has come for "a revised and stronger council."
|Officials investigating after 3 wood bison found dead at Toronto zoo - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:53:05 -0400|
The Toronto Zoo says it's investigating the deaths of three wood bison.
|Manhunt underway for murderer who escaped Saskatchewan prison - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:09:16 -0400|
A manhunt is underway for a convicted murderer who escaped from a minimum security prison in Saskatchewan some time before 10 a.m. Friday.
|Two people on a plane reported missing near Yellowknife found alive: military - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:24:23 -0400|
Two people who were on board a small plane that was reported missing in the Northwest Territories have been found alive.
|Body found in Vancouver mansion ID'd as missing Japanese student - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:37:00 -0400|
Police have confirmed the discovery of the body of missing Japanese student Natsumi Kogawa, at a mansion in Vancouver’s West End neighbourhood.
|Quebec ticket claims Friday night's $37.5 million Lotto Max jackpot - Sat, 1 Oct 2016 01:57:08 -0400|
There is one winning ticket for Friday night's $37.5 million Lotto Max jackpot, and it was sold somewhere in Quebec.
|Winnipeg's human rights museum wins prestigious international award - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:00:19 -0400|
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights has won a prestigious award at a ceremony in London, England.
|Guilty plea in multimillion real-estate fraud in Calgary - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:32:08 -0400|
A former executive of a failed Calgary-based real estate investment company has pleaded guilty for his part in a multimillion dollar fraud.
|Defence minister slams cadet letter referring to breasts as 'developing bits' - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:20:28 -0400|
A letter outlining the dress code for young people interested in joining a Newfoundland air cadets squadron is offensive and "completely unacceptable," Canada's defence minister said Friday after learning that the document referred to girls' breasts as "developing bits."
|Orange Shirt Day: Canadians mark shameful legacy of residential schools - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:53:00 -0400|
Many Canadians donned orange shirts on Friday, to show support for those First Nations people who were forced to attend residential schools during a shameful chapter in Canada's history.
|B.C. woman aiming to be first Canadian to take part in punishing triathlon - Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:00:00 -0400|
A B.C. woman is looking to become the first Canadian woman to ever compete in a punishing triathlon that is five times longer than the Ironman endurance race.