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  • Celsiefinal

    MARKETPLACE 'You have to upsell them': Marketplace exposes how dealerships push maintenance you don't need

    by Katie Pedersen, Andreas Wesley

    Learn how you can stop wasting money on unnecessary car maintenance.

    Posted: Sep 22, 2017 5:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 22, 2017 9:27 AM ET
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  • Police takedown

    CBC Investigates 1 in 7 Manitoba search warrants in study has serious flaws

    by Joanne Levasseur, Katie Nicholson

    One in seven search warrants in a Manitoba study was so flawed that it should never have been issued, says an unpublished copy of the study that was obtained by CBC News.

    Posted: Sep 21, 2017 6:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 21, 2017 3:54 PM ET
  • Julie Lalonde

    CBC Investigates Make sexual harassment training mandatory at U of M, says advocate

    by Katie Nicholson, Vera-Lynn Kubinec

    A women's rights advocate says she is outraged that former U of M jazz professor Steve Kirby was able to retire in June and then get a new job teaching at a college in Boston, even though an internal investigation found his conduct at the University of Manitoba constituted sexual harassment.

    Posted: Sep 18, 2017 6:00 AM ET video
  • Michelle Hurtig, Kristjan Gottfried and their older child

    GO PUBLIC 'Completely outrageous': Couple say they were denied co-op apartment over sex of baby

    by Rosa Marchitelli

    When Kristjan Gottfried and his wife Michelle Hurtig got the news they were first in line for an apartment in a co-op housing complex in one of the most desirable and expensive cities in the country, they felt like they'd won the lottery. But the Vancouver couple says they were denied the unit because their baby is a girl and not a boy.

    Posted: Sep 18, 2017 5:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 18, 2017 9:12 AM ET
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  • Stephen D'Arcy

    CBC Investigates IWK officials changed reports to make expenses seem 'a little less lumpy,' emails reveal

    by Michael Gorman

    Top administrators at the IWK Health Centre knowingly left information off public expense reports despite concerns from staff members and blocked the release of emails, according to documents obtained by CBC News.

    Posted: Sep 18, 2017 5:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 18, 2017 8:52 AM ET
  • Steve Kirby

    CBC Investigates U of Manitoba was warned about former jazz prof's behaviour years before he left

    by Katie Nicholson, Vera-Lynn Kubinec

    The University of Manitoba was warned repeatedly about concerns over the harassing behaviour of its star jazz professor, Steve Kirby, during a period stretching back many years.

    Posted: Sep 16, 2017 3:51 PM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 16, 2017 4:00 PM ET
  • Shahnaz Azarbehi

    CBC Investigates Do-not-resuscitate requests rarely tracked in Canada

    by Jeremy McDonald, Diana Swain

    An unknown number of Canadians have completed a do-not-resuscitate document, asking that they not be revived if they are critically injured or ill. Across Canada, there is no consistent approach to keeping track of these requests.

    Posted: Sep 15, 2017 5:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 15, 2017 12:47 PM ET
  • Muskoka mystery

    FIFTH ESTATE Muskoka mystery: Disappearance of 4 seniors in late 1990s haunts Ontario's cottage country

    Four vulnerable seniors vanished in Ontario's cottage country nearly two decades ago. Now, an investigation by CBC’s The Fifth Estate and The Walrus magazine is shedding new light on police theories and offering new information on the controversial family who ran the care homes where the seniors were last seen alive.

    Posted: Sep 15, 2017 5:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 19, 2017 4:15 PM ET
  • Steve Kirby

    CBC Investigates Berklee College puts Steve Kirby on leave after allegations of sexual harassment at U of Manitoba

    by Katie Nicholson, Vera-Lynn Kubinec

    A former University of Manitoba jazz student is angry with the way the university handled an internal investigation into Prof/ Steve Kirby’s conduct, and says it didn’t do enough to create a safe environment for female students.

    Posted: Sep 14, 2017 7:20 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 14, 2017 8:09 PM ET
  • Steve Kirby

    CBC Investigates Female students allege sexual misconduct against former U of Manitoba jazz prof Steve Kirby

    by Katie Nicholson, Vera-Lynn Kubinec

    A celebrated jazz professor and musician has parted ways with the University of Manitoba after an internal investigation report found that he repeatedly made inappropriate sexual comments and unwanted sexual contact with a female student.

    Posted: Sep 13, 2017 5:58 PM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 13, 2017 6:20 PM ET
  • Bogus degree

    CBC Investigates 13 Manitobans could have obtained phoney degrees, according to CBC investigation

    by Kristin Annable, Katie Nicholson

    At least 13 Manitobans could have purchased bogus university degrees from fake institutions according to a months-long CBC investigation which revealed more than 800 people in Canada are linked to purchasing fake degrees from diploma mills.

    Posted: Sep 12, 2017 6:00 AM ET video

    CBC Investigates Young Canadian ISIS recruit says he saw violence on scale he could never have imagined

    by Nazim Baksh, John Lancaster

    In early 2014, a young Toronto-area man who went by the jihadi nom de guerre "Abu Huzaifa al-Kanadi" (Abu Huzaifa the Canadian) cleaned out his bank account and left to join the ranks of ISIS.

    Posted: Sep 11, 2017 11:02 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 12, 2017 11:37 AM ET
  • Inayat Kassam, accused of fraud in York Region

    GO PUBLIC 'I am devastated': Toronto lawyer out $100K after hiring fraudster with fake law degree

    by Erica Johnson

    He dressed like a lawyer, talked like a lawyer and worked as a lawyer, but in reality, 34-year-old Inayat Kassam was a smooth-talking fraudster with a law degree that wasn't worth the paper it was printed on.

    Posted: Sep 11, 2017 5:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 11, 2017 5:40 AM ET
  • Marketplace

    Marketplace 'All of us can be harmed': Investigation reveals hundreds of Canadians have phoney degrees

    by Eric Szeto, Nelisha Vellani

    A Marketplace investigation of the world's largest diploma mill finds many Canadians could be putting their health and well-being in the hands of nurses, engineers, counsellors and other professionals with phoney credentials.

    Posted: Sep 10, 2017 6:00 PM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 14, 2017 4:20 PM ET
  • Father Ronald Léger

    CBC Investigates Winnipeg priest faces new sexual assault charges

    by Katie Nicholson, Vera-Lynn Kubinec

    A Catholic priest who founded and ran a youth centre in Winnipeg for decades is facing new sexual assault charges from three additional alleged victims.

    Posted: Sep 07, 2017 6:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 08, 2017 12:01 PM ET

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