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8 feared dead in Japan avalanche
Eight people are feared dead and two were in critical condition on Monday after an avalanche hit a group of high school students and teachers climbing in central Japan.
South Korea to seek arrest warrant for impeached ex-president Park
South Korean prosecutors said Monday that they want a court to issue a warrant to arrest former President Park Geun-hye on corruption allegations.
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'Nasty cyclone' could bring 300 km/hr winds to parts of northeast Australia
Thousands of Australians abandoned their homes as a powerful cyclone bore down on coastal towns in Queensland on Monday, while others ignored authorities' advice to evacuate with winds forecast to reach up to 300 km per hour.
From the streets of Toronto to a business degree: How one Indigenous woman defied the odds
At one point, Ashley Richard was homeless and living on the streets of Toronto, but next month she'll be getting a business degree.
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Marijuana could be legal by Canada Day 2018
CBC News has learned that the legislation will be announced during the week of April 10 and will broadly follow the recommendation of a federally appointed task force that was chaired by former liberal Justice Minister Anne McLellan.
Community rallies behind Canuck the crow after suspected head injury
It was a tough weekend for Vancouver's famous bird and his human friends after he reportedly suffered a head injury while at a rec soccer game in the city. Now fans have rallied around Canuck with well-wishes and financial contributions.
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Jets capitalize on power play to down Canucks
Michael Hutchinson made 28 saves and Adam Lowry scored a third-period power-play goal to lift the Winnipeg Jets to a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks Sunday night.
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Piya on race, identity and ticking boxes
It's the ideas, what Rachel Dolezal represents and the discussion she's spurred that matters.
Out In The Open
Rachel Dolezal: 'I am unapologetically on the black side'
When Rachel Dolezal was outed as a white woman who identifies as black in June 2015, she inadvertently started an important conversation about race. With the launch of her memoir, In Full Color, Piya tries to understand the story that sparked so much hurt and outrage from the perspective of Rachel Dolezal herself. Hint: she hasn’t backed down.
Out In The Open
Rachel Dolezal
When Rachel Dolezal was outed as a white woman who identifies as black in June 2015, she inadvertently started an important conversation about race. With the launch of her memoir, In Full Color, Piya tries to understand the story that sparked so much hurt and outrage from the eye of the storm — that is to say, from the perspective of Rachel Dolezal herself. Hint: she hasn’t backed down.
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"Are you African American?"
Yes, my biological parents were both white, but nothing about whiteness described who I was. An exclusive excerpt from Rachel Dolezal’s new memoir, In Full Color.
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New advice if you are allergic to tree nuts
If you’re allergic to one kind of tree nut you may not be allergic to all of them. @NightshiftMD has a new study and some important new advice.
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Body found in Bow River deemed non-suspicious
Calgary police say the discovery of a body in the Bow River on Sunday afternoon has been deemed non-suspicious.
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Mathieu Perreault lead Jets to victory
Michael Hutchinson made 28 saves and Adam Lowry scored a third-period power-play goal to lift the Winnipeg Jets to a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks Sunday night.
Mathieu Perreault lead Jets to victory
Michael Hutchinson made 28 saves and Adam Lowry scored a third-period power-play goal to lift the Winnipeg Jets to a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks Sunday night.
Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois officially named Québec Solidaire candidate in Gouin byelection
Québec Solidaire has decided who will be the party's candidate in the byelection for the Montreal riding of Gouin. Party faithful gave the nod on Sunday night to Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois, who was running unopposed.
Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny arrested during protest
Police detained hundreds of protesters across Russia on Sunday, including opposition leader Alexei Navalny, after thousands took to the streets to demonstrate against corruption and demand the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.
Debate heats up around safe-injection sites proposed in Edmonton
Residents in some of Edmonton's inner-city neighbourhoods want to know whether safe-injection sites will help clean up the streets or exacerbate existing problems with drug use. They may get some answers on Thursday, during a town hall meeting organized by Edmonton Griesbach MP Kerry Diotte.