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CBC News Alberta May 20, 2018

The latest Alberta news and weather on Saturday at 11:30 p.m. and Sunday at 11 p.m.
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CBC Vancouver News

All the top stories from the week plus breaking news and weather for the weekend.

Over 1,500 evacuees free to return home in Kootenay Boundary region

It's been 2 weeks since flooding began in some areas, forcing thousands from their homes.

NORCECA Challenge Cup - Gold Medal Game - Canada vs Puerto Rico

Catch all the volleyball action from Edmonton.
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Judo championships draw blind and able-bodied competitors to Calgary

Hundreds of competitors and delegates hit the mats at Calgary's Olympic Oval over the long weekend for the Canadian Open Judo Championships.
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Forest fire forces evacuations from Sapotaweyak Cree Nation

A forest fire burning near Sapotaweyak Cree Nation forced evacuations from the Manitoba community Sunday evening.

Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath admits to a $1.4B hole in her spending plan

Ontario New Democratic Party leader Andrea Horwath is admitting to a $1.4 billion error in her campaign's fiscal plan, meaning that if elected, the party would be deeper in the red in its first than accounted for.
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Warriors spank Rockets to inch closer to Finals once again

Stephen Curry got his groove back to score 35 points with five 3-pointers, shooting over James Harden and driving past the Houston star as the Golden State Warriors made a second-half statement to beat the Rockets 126-85 on Sunday night for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.

Canada comes close, loses to Puerto Rico in NORCECA Challenge Cup final

Looking to win the tournament on home soil, Canada instead had to settle for silver at the women's NORCECA Continental Nations League Challenger Tournament.
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Acadie-Bathurst beats Regina to earn berth in Memorial Cup semifinal

Noah Dobson had two goals and two assists while Jeffrey Truchon-Viel had two goals and an assist as the Acadie-Bathurst Titan held off the host Regina Pats 8-6 on Sunday and earned a berth in Friday's semifinal at the Memorial Cup.
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Venezuela's Maduro declared election winner amid illegitimacy claims

Venezuela's leftist leader Nicolas Maduro won a new six-year term on Sunday, but his main rivals disavowed the election alleging massive irregularities in a process critics decried as a farce propping up a dictatorship.
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The National for May 20, 2018

Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News

Driver error to blame after minivan crashes into Calgary storefront

Driver error is being blamed after a minivan crashed into a storefront in northeast Calgary on Sunday afternoon.

Jasper residents prepare for wildfire season

Some anxious residents in Jasper are ramping up preparations for a worst-case scenario heading into the wildfire season.

Watch the NORCECA women's volleyball Continental Nations League Challenger Tournament

Watch live action from the NORCECA women's volleyball Continental Nations League Challenger Tournament in Edmonton.

Morning crumpets and texts from mom: How three Checkup callers celebrated the royal wedding

Thousands had their eyes on the royal wedding Saturday morning. While some celebrated at home in their pyjamas, others organized elaborate parties.
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CBC Montreal News May 20, 2018

The CBC Montreal News team brings you up-to-date with today's top stories
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CBC Toronto News May 20, 2018

Keep up-to-date on developing stories in the Greater Toronto region weeknights immediately following The National.

Community rallies behind family of fatal gas-and-dash victim in Thorsby, Alta.

Alberta business owners are hosting an event next month to raise money for the family of a man killed last year in a gas–and–dash southwest of Edmonton.

Warriors blow out Rockets to take 2-1 series lead

Steph Curry led all players with 35 points in Golden State's 126-85 win.
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Warriors blow out Rockets to take 2-1 series lead

Steph Curry led all players with 35 points in Golden State's 126-85 win.

Morning crumpets and texts from mom: How three Checkup callers celebrated the royal wedding

Thousands had their eyes on the royal wedding Saturday morning. While some celebrated at home in their pyjamas, others organized elaborate parties.
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Royal wedding has value as traditions fall by the wayside: Checkup caller

While many traditions and institutions seem to be disappearing, the monarchy remains by embracing change, Eugene Manitawabi told Checkup.

Revised proposal for Holyrood Gardens doesn't win over neighbours

​A developer's revised proposal for the contentious Holyrood Gardens project drew more objections from residents at an open house Wednesday.

New theatre opens at Lillian Osborne High School

Over 300 people came out to celebrate the grand opening of the Maclab theatre at Lillian Osborne High School in southwest Edmonton Monday night.