Progressive health, harm reduction and housing policies top priorities for grassroots Liberals

Strengthening mental health services, creating a universal pharmacare program and decriminalizing drugs as a way to reduce overdose deaths are the top policy priorities for Liberal Party members.

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Full schedule and TV guide

Hockey Night in Canada's coverage of the 2018 Stanley Cup playoffs features Toronto facing Boston, and Pittsburgh and Philadelphia reigniting the battle of Pennsylvania.

Thousands celebrate birth of Sikh faith at Surrey's annual Vaisakhi parade

The Vaisakhi parade is one of Surrey's biggest events and one of the biggest parades outside of India.

Canadians fall to Russia in final pool game

The Canadian women dropped a 19-5 decision to Russia in their final round-robin match in Kitakyushu, Japan, eliminating them from quarter-final contention for the first time in series history.

Canadians fall to Russia in final pool game

The Canadian women dropped a 19-5 decision to Russia in their final round-robin match in Kitakyushu, Japan, eliminating them from quarter-final contention for the first time in series history.

Barca blows away Sevilla for historic 4th straight Copa del Rey

Barcelona became the first team in 85 years to win four straight Copa del Rey titles after blowing away Sevilla 5-0 in the final on Saturday.

Problem deer munch on South Okanagan orchards costing farmers thousands

Farmers report thousands of dollars in damages as deer rip through local orchards in Oliver, B.C.

Early goals ignite Dynamo to rout over depleted TFC

Mauro Manotas and Leonardo scored goals in the match's first seven minutes to set the tone, and Romell Quioto added a goal and two assists as the Houston Dynamo rolled past defending MLS champion Toronto FC 5-1 on Saturday afternoon at BBVA Compass Stadium in downtown Houston.

Pillowcases for sick kids: 'It's heartwarming'

About 20 women, and a few men, sat side by side cutting fabric, sewing and bagging colourful pillowcases Saturday afternoon.

Edmonton woman rescued after going into the river to save her dog

A woman pulled from Edmonton’s North Saskatchewan River on Saturday afternoon was rescued just seconds before the current moved huge sheets of ice in her direction.

Hummingbird Crossing, a 'little band from Regina' headed for big bluegrass festival in North Carolina

A Regina bluegrass band is headed down to North Carolina to compete against 11 other North American bands at the annual Merlefest.

CBC Montreal News April 21, 2018

The CBC Montreal News team brings you up-to-date with today's top stories

CBC Saturday News April 21, 2018

Developing stories in the Ottawa and Greater Toronto regions

CBC Atlantic Tonight April 21, 2018

A comprehensive round-up of the day's news from throughout Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador

Canadian women fall to England at Rugby 7s in Japan

England rallies later to beat Canada 21-19 in Kitakyushu, Japan.

Capitals fend off Jackets thanks to Nicklas Backstrom's OT winner

Nicklas Backstrom scored his second goal of the game 11:53 into overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday and a 3-2 lead in the first-round playoff series.

'We wanted to do something special': Winnipeggers run for 24 hours for friend whose husband is battling cancer

Two Winnipeggers ran the equivalent of four marathons each in a 24 hour period during the Run Your Lungs Out even — all to help out a friend whose husband is facing cancer.

Black woman given $444 ticket for 'excessive noise', accuses SPVM of racial profiling

Tayana Jacques and Brian Mann say they were laughing on Saint-Laurent Boulevard when Montreal police officers arrested them without justification earlier this month. They say they will file complaints with the SPVM's ethics board and the Quebec Human Rights Commission.

3 taken to hospital after crash involving Winnipeg police car on Main Street

A police car has crashed into a building on Main Street, just south of Inkster Boulevard after colliding with another car. Two officers were taken to hospital in stable condition and an occupant of the second car was transported in unstable condition.

Raptors' 'bench mob' being outplayed by Wizards reserves

The Toronto Raptors' second unit was so strong in the regular season that the team ran a tongue-in-cheek social media campaign suggesting their entire "bench mob" win the NBA's sixth man of the year award.

Man in his 30s dead after early morning stabbing in Scarborough

A man in his 30s is dead after a stabbing inside a Scarborough apartment building early Saturday, Toronto police say.

Mayor John Tory gets behind wheel of electric bus as part of new TTC program

Mayor John Tory got a firsthand look at three different types of "all-electric eBuses" on Saturday as part of TTC plans to green its fleet.

CBC Toronto takes home 4 regional RTDNA awards

CBC Toronto took home four awards at this year's Canadian Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Central Region luncheon.

Is your child's digital resumé up to snuff?

B.C.-based social media analyst Nick Chernoff says as technology changes, it's important to speak to your children about their digital resumé.

Stroman, Jays unravel in 6th as Yankees run away with victory

Aaron Judge hit an early homer off respected Twitter rival Marcus Stroman, then scored on a disputed play during a seven-run burst in the sixth inning that sent the New York Yankees over the Toronto Blue Jays 9-1 Saturday.