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Turbulent Skies: The Air Canada Story

Turbulent Skies: The Air Canad...

When Air Canada first took flight in 1937, the sky was the limit for the country's new national airline. Originally know...

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Has Confederation Been Good for Newfoundland?

Has Confederation Been Good fo...

Joey Smallwood said it was the narrowest of escapes. Newfoundland joined Confederation in 1949 by a referendum result of...

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The Resilience of Canadian Tire

The Resilience of Canadian Tir...

Since its origins as a family company in 1922, Canadian Tire has become a national icon and a handyman's addiction. The ...

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On This Day

1999: Nunavut becomes Canada's third territory

1999: Nunavut becomes Canada's third territor...

The northern lights appeared in Nunavut skies last night, just in time for the birth of the new Canadian terri...

CBC Programs

Shooting on the sly

Shooting on the sly

Two Canadians pull off some difficult moviemaking.

Great Interviews

1969: John and Yoko's Montreal bed-in

1969: John and Yoko's ...

When John Lennon and Yoko Ono checked in at Montreal's Queen Elizabeth...

Guess Who?

Who is this would-be rapper?

Who is this would-be r...

Meet the neophyte comedian and member of Organized Rhyme in 1992.