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|Don Cherry not apologizing for Coach's Corner poppy rant - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:15:13 EST|
Don Cherry is refusing to apologize for his controversial rant about new immigrants not wearing poppies, saying he could have kept his job as co-host of Coach's Corner if he'd agreed to become "a tame robot who nobody would recognize."
|Lest we forget: Canadians gather to mark Remembrance Day - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:22:55 EST|
Canadians at cenotaphs and monuments across the country are remembering and honouring those who took up arms — and in some cases paid the ultimate price — to defend this country and its way of life.
|The pressing need to learn from Indigenous elders - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 04:00:00 EST|
CBC Saskatchewan, CBC Manitoba and CBC North embarked on a months-long project to speak with elders, elders-in-training and youth from across their vast territories to learn how these knowledge keepers view their role today — and why they may be more critical than ever before.
|Scheer makes call for Trudeau to reconvene Parliament on Nov. 25 ahead of Tuesday meeting - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 14:42:11 EST|
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is calling on Justin Trudeau to recall Parliament on Nov. 25, just five days after the prime minister is expected to unveil a new cabinet following last month’s election.
|Don Cherry's comments are the latest chapter in controversial broadcasting career - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 16:16:14 EST|
Sportsnet cut ties with Don Cherry on Monday after the veteran hockey commentator called new immigrants "you people" on his "Coach's Corner" segment while claiming they don't wear poppies to honour Canadian veterans.
|Canada among G20 countries least likely to hit emissions targets - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 13:04:06 EST|
A report card on global climate action says Canada's plan to meet its greenhouse-gas emissions targets is among the worst in the G20.
|'This is not a magic wand': Spinal stimulation used on Humboldt Bronco promising but in early research stages - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 04:00:00 EST|
Spinal cord injury survivors and researchers say patients are anxiously waiting for a cure, but the safety and effectiveness of electrical stimulation therapies still need to be proven.
|Volunteers upload the stories of Canadians who died liberating the Netherlands in WW II - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 04:00:00 EST|
May 2020 will mark the 75th anniversary of the end of the German occupation of the Netherlands. Thousands of Canadians died liberating the country, and now Dutch and Canadian volunteers are collecting their pictures and stories and posting them online.
|New law would make Albertans organ donors unless they opt out - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 08:00:00 EST|
A private member's bill before the Alberta legislature wants to transition the province to an opt-out organ donation program — where adults are presumed to be organ donors unless they otherwise refuse.
|'We call it the intensive care unit for a reason': SickKids ICU simulation pushes fundraising boundaries - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 04:00:00 EST|
Innovative SickKids awareness-raising event with Airbnb lets people book a room in a mock ICU at the hospital to see what staff and patients experience every day.
|'An ecological train wreck': Prof says Ontario needs to do more than just track wild pigs - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 09:11:32 EST|
Wild pig sightings have been reported across Ontario thanks to a tip line from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, but one expert says simply monitoring them isn't enough. The province needs to act now or the pig population could explode.
|B.C. psychologist made 'nonsensical' conclusions to dismiss domestic violence claims, new report says - Sat, 9 Nov 2019 09:00:00 EST|
Yet another investigation has uncovered concerns about a retired Vancouver psychologist’s work in child custody battles, including allegations he used “nonsensical” assumptions to dismiss a mother’s fears of violence by her ex.
|He flew Spitfires over Italy, she entertained the troops. Decades later, they're still happily married - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 04:00:00 EST|
Howard and Annie McNamara both served in the Royal Canadian Air Force before finding love back home in Montreal. Now both approaching 100, they radiate the domestic satisfaction of a life well lived — and neither has lost their sense of humour in old age.
|Chinese woman seeking Canadian immigration caught in shadowy world of government-backed megamall - Sun, 10 Nov 2019 05:00:00 EST|
A Chinese woman trying to gain permanent residency in Canada through the purchase of a unit in a wholesale mall on the outskirts of Regina found herself caught in a tangled web of false promises and dubious practices.
|Conservatives tell Trudeau to 'giddy up' to deal with Western Canada - Sun, 10 Nov 2019 18:59:40 EST|
The Conservatives warned on Sunday that they will use every measure available to force the Trudeau government to bend to their demands over western alienation.
|2019 Silver Cross Mother continues son's mission through volunteer work - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 08:58:00 -0500|
For Reine Samson Dawe, promoting education for women and girls in Afghanistan is an important part of her healing process, but also her way of continuing the mission started by Canadian soldiers, including her son Matthew Dawe.
|'Perfect' Remembrance Day as war medals returned to family - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 14:00:00 -0500|
It’s been a Remembrance Day Shawn MacNeil will not forget.
|Canada among G20 countries least likely to hit emissions targets: report card - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:51:56 -0500|
Canada's plan to meet its greenhouse-gas emissions targets is among the worst in the G20, according to a new report card on climate action.
|Three generations of Canadian military family observe Remembrance Day - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 22:06:00 -0500|
Three generations of a Canadian military family have attended Remembrance Day ceremonies in British Columbia.
|More than 350 crashes in Edmonton after winter storm rolls through - Sun, 10 Nov 2019 15:39:00 -0500|
Winter driving conditions in the city this weekend created havoc on roads, with nearly 300 collisions reported to Edmonton police.
|Salting process begins amid messy commute as major snowfall hits GTA - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:08:00 -0500|
Salting trucks were out on Toronto roads in full force as the city’s first major storm of the season made for a messy commute Monday evening.
|Kenney's 'fair deal' plan 'would completely change Alberta' if successful: political scientist - Sun, 10 Nov 2019 23:48:00 -0500|
A speech during which Premier Jason Kenney lamented unfair treatment by the federation and promised Albertans independence from Ottawa was his most significant address since taking office, says one political scientist—especially if Kenney's 'fair deal' plan goes through.
|She forgave her rapist, now she wants to help others heal too - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 09:52:00 -0500|
Marlee Liss, who has spoken openly about choosing to participate in a restorative justice process with her rapist, rather than a criminal trial, has started an organization to educate and promote the alternative process to other victims of sexual abuse and assault.
|Child critically injured after air conditioning unit falls from Scarborough apartment - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 16:02:00 -0500|
A two-year-old child is being rushed to a trauma centre after being struck by an air conditioning unit that fell from an apartment building in Scarborough.
|Two people charged with murder in death of Cape Breton man - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:33:00 -0500|
Two people have been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the death of a man in Sydney, N.S.