Brooke Henderson's game in 'really good place' ahead of CP Women's Open

It's a golf swing that is by no means of the textbook variety. Brooke Henderson uses a long driver, grips down on it and rotates her body quickly, using impressive core strength to maintain the necessary stability and balance as she brings the club down.

The National for August 21, 2018

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Irish family offers tearful thanks to Calgary-based canine search team that recovered son's body

David Gavin, 26, drowned in June 2017 after diving from a bridge near Golden, B.C. The Canadian Canine Search Corps helped recover his body.

Allegations of sexual abuse, racism revealed in report on hydro projects' impact in northern Manitoba

Manitoba has asked the RCMP to investigate allegations Manitoba Hydro workers sexually abused Indigenous women in a remote northern community after the utility arrived in the area in the 1960s.

Man, 39, killed in police shooting in NDG

A 39-year-old man was rushed to hospital Tuesday evening, where he died of his injuries, following a police shooting in the borough of Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce.

Mexican living in U.S. illegally charged with slaying of Iowa student

A man from Mexico living in the U.S. illegally has confessed to kidnapping college student Mollie Tibbetts while she was running in her small Iowa hometown, killing her and dumping her body in a cornfield, authorities said Tuesday.

Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort guilty on 8 charges in fraud trial

U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been found guilty of eight of the 18 charges he faced in a case of bank and tax fraud.

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Toronto Blue Jays beat Baltimore Orioles 8-2

Blue Jays defeated Orioles 8-2, in the second game of their 3-game series at Rogers Centre, on Tuesday. Jays hit 4 homers including Billy McKinney's 1st in the majors.

Billy McKinney clubs 1st career home run as Jays clobber Orioles

Justin Smoak, Kendrys Morales and Billy McKinney each had a home run in the fifth inning as the Toronto Blue Jays routed the Baltimore Orioles 8-2 on Tuesday night.

Lockout hurting ticket sales at CNE, says CEO

The CEO of the Canadian National Exhibition says the ongoing lockout is significantly impacting attendance and revenues this year.

Powerful earthquake strikes Venezuela, buildings evacuated

Venezuela was hit by a powerful 7,3 magnitude earthquake, on the northern coast. The USGS said it was the largest quake to hit Venezuela since 1900, and there are reports it was felt as far away as Colombia's capital, Bogota.

Wildfire threat not enough to convince some residents to leave

Those who stay are doing so in part to protect their livelihoods, but also out of some distrust of what officials have had to say.

Parents of youngest Humboldt Broncos crash victim struggle on the farm

The Herold family fears for the future of their family farm following the death of their son, Adam. With the 16-year-old gone, his parents have less help and nobody to take over.

Air Canada and Aeroplan strike $450-million deal

A consortium led by Air Canada has struck a deal to acquire Aeroplan from Aimia Inc. for $450 million in cash.

The business of saying sorry and why corporate apologies are complicated

CBC News looks at the challenge businesses face in getting every word right when acknowledging a mistake.

Drake cancels concert to visit young, sick fan

Sofia Sanchez is awaiting a heart transplant after being diagnosed with cardiomyopathy — and one of her birthday wishes was to meet Drake. After getting his attention with a viral video, Drake made the 11-year-old's dream come true.

Michael Cohen and Paul Manafort guilty on various charges

Manafort was convicted of eight charges in his financial fraud trial, while Cohen pleaded guilty to eight charges, including campaign finance violations.

B.C. tourism industry hit hard by wildfires

But the threat of wildfires isn't the only reason: heavy smoke is making lots of potential tourists reconsider outdoor activities.

Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen pleads guilty and implicates Trump

Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen made a court appearance in New York on Tuesday and pleaded guilty to tax fraud, campaign finance violations and bank fraud. Michael Cohen pleaded guilty to 8 charges and said hush money paid at 'direction' of Trump.

Game Wrap: Blue Jays hit 4 homers in win over Orioles

Toronto beats Baltimore 8-2, Billy McKinney records his 1st home run in the majors.

Game Wrap: Blue Jays hit 4 homers in win over Orioles

Toronto beats Baltimore 8-2, Billy McKinney records his 1st home run in the majors.