Andrea Janus

Senior writer

Andrea Janus is a senior writer and copy editor at and can typically be found writing and editing breaking news and features with a cup of Earl Grey tea at hand. She has written extensively on health issues, as well as federal and provincial politics.

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Rent is going up. Here's what Ontario's main parties say they'll do about it

As part of CBC's Ontario election coverage, we are taking in-depth looks at the party platforms and promises on issues that matter most to you. In this edition, we look at what the four major parties are promising on rental housing and rent.

IOC president declares the 2022 Beijing Olympic Winter Games closed

After an action-packed 16 days of competition, the 2022 Beijing Olympic Winter Games were officially declared closed on Sunday during the closing ceremony at the city's National Stadium, also known as the "Bird's Nest" for its unique web of 35 kilometres of twisting steel.

Sui, Han win Olympic pairs figure skating gold on home ice at Beijing 2022

The Chinese pair of Sui Wenjing and Han Cong set a season best and world record in the free skate to win gold in the pairs figure skating competition on home ice at Beijing 2022.

Canadian pairs skaters advance to Olympic free program, but sit outside of top 10

The two Canadian duos in the pairs figure skating short program moved on to the free skate Friday on a day that saw one of the top teams set a new world record.

Disastrous free skate keeps Kamila Valieva out of Olympic medal position

In a stunning turn of events, Anna Shcherbakova of the Russian Olympic Committee won gold in women’s figure skating on Thursday, as the pressure of the last week amid a swirling doping controversy appeared to get to her teammate, Kamila Valieva.

2 Canadian pilots in top 10 at midway point of Olympic 2-man bobsleigh

Two Canadian pilots are in the top 10 but have a lot of work to do to have a shot at a medal after the first two heats of the men's two-man bobsleigh event at Beijing 2022.

All 3 Canadian ice dance teams qualify for Olympic free dance

All three Canadian teams have qualified for the free dance portion of the ice dance competition at the Beijing Olympics, but a slight bobble on a twizzle will make it tough for Canada’s top team of Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier to make it to the podium.

Canada wins bronze in mixed team aerials at Beijing Olympics

Canada won the first-ever bronze medal in mixed team aerials Thursday as the event made its Olympic debut at Beijing 2022.

Brad Gushue records convincing win over Denmark for 1st Olympic curling victory in Beijing

Brad Gushue's Team Canada beat Denmark in the opening match for both teams at the Olympic men's curling tournament in Beijing on Wednesday. Canada topped Denmark 10-5 in eight ends.

Reunited: Olympic greats Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir joining CBC broadcast team for ice dance event

Olympic gold medallists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are joining the CBC Olympics team for Beijing 2022 as special analysts for the Olympic ice dance competition.