21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act

Based on a viral article, 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act is the essential guide to understanding the legal document and its repercussion on generations of Indigenous Peoples, written by a leading cultural sensitivity trainer.

Hundreds of Arctic glaciers shrinking, disappearing into 'city of icebergs,' study says

The statistics in her recently published paper say it all: hundreds of glaciers in Canada's High Arctic are shrinking and many are likely to disappear completely.

Humboldt Broncos player Matthieu Gomercic signs with Ontario university hockey team

A Humboldt Broncos player injured in a deadly crash in Saskatchewan has signed with the hockey team at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology in Oshawa.

Join us for CBC Kids Days

CBC Kids Days is back July 18 and 19 at CBC Toronto.

First Snow, Last Light

Wayne Johnston's family mystery novel features the return of Sheilagh Fielding, one of the most enduring characters in fiction.
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Soccer Canada gearing up for World Cup push

Watch today at 2 p.m. ET as Canadian men’s soccer coach John Herdman outlines his plans for the 2022 and 2026 World Cups.


David Chariandy's novel, which explores questions of masculinity, family, race and identity, won the 2017 Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize.

Armed robbery suspects arrested after car crash leads to police manhunt

Halifax RCMP had initially warned residents in the Bedford Hills area to remain in their homes, but said around 12:30 p.m. it was now safe for them to leave.

The Handmaid's Tale

Margaret Atwood's classic dystopian novel won the Governor General's Literary Award for fiction in 1985.

The Sun and Her Flowers

Bestselling poet Rupi Kaur's sophomore poetry collection.

Obama takes aim at 'strongman politics' in Mandela address

Without ever mentioning President Donald Trump by name, former U.S. president Barack Obama on Tuesday took aim at "strongman politics" in his highest profile speech since leaving office, using an event honouring Nelson Mandela in South Africa to urge people to respect human rights and other values now under threat.

The bestselling books in Canada: July 8 to 14, 2018

Bestseller lists are based on using weekly sales from over 260 Canadian independent stores.

Doug Ford poised to announce inquiry into previous Liberal government's spending

Ontario's new Progressive Conservative government is expected to announce details today of an inquiry into the previous Liberal government's spending.

In contrast to Trump, Trudeau has harsh words for Putin after Helsinki summit

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has avoided criticizing U.S. President Donald Trump's behaviour Monday during a controversial news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

British politician called out for sharing 'fake news' photo of Saskatoon refugee rally

A photo from a Saskatoon rally welcoming Syrian refugees is getting huge shares on social media, but for all the wrong reasons.

Meat on the table: Can we justify consuming animals?

If you typically eat three meals a day, then it's a choice you make more than one thousand times a year. And if you're like most people, that choice probably involves meat or dairy, or both. On top of that, many of the clothes we wear are made from animals. But can something that nearly everybody on the planet is doing ━ and has been doing for millions of years ━ be immoral?

Cornwall man gets jail time for assault with aerosol spray

A 23-year-old Cornwall man has been sentenced to five months in jail for spraying two people with an aerosol irritant.

Paul Ryan reiterates support for intelligence services

U.S. Speaker contradicts Trump statements, says Russia is trying to undermine democracy around the world.

Break in humidity expected Tuesday

After a warm and humid night, a refreshing northwest wind will pick up late this morning and chase away the humidity.

Sudbury doctor accused of sexual abuse to face disciplinary committee

A Sudbury doctor will face a provincial disciplinary committee following allegations that he sexually abused a patient.

Summer Song Smackdown: Vote for your ideal tune for the sunny season

What's the ideal song for summer? The Calgary Eyeopener is on a mission to find out in the 2018 Summer Song Smackdown!

Trudeau asks transport minister to tackle Greyhound's western pullout

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he's asked Transport Minister Marc Garneau to find solutions following Greyhound's withdrawal of bus service from western Canada.

Suspicious courthouse fire damages documents, Toronto Fire says

Officials say court documents were damaged in a fire at a Toronto courthouse that may have been deliberately set.

Saint John teen hospitalized after 2nd shooting in 'ongoing dispute'

A 17-year-old was shot several times with a small-calibre gun in the Mystery Lake area off Golden Grove Road, police said.

Police make arrest in Indiana, 30 years after 8-year-old girl's body found

Indiana authorities say DNA led them to a man they arrested and charged in connection with the 1988 assault and death of an eight-year-old girl.