25 unique gift ideas for the impossible to buy for guy

Our men's style expert set out to prove to his wife he's not hard to shop for at all!

Watch the Grand Slam of Curling: The National

Watch coverage from the Grand Slam of Curling: The National featuring the men's final from Conception Bay South, NL.

How to throw a holiday party that's stress-free but still special

Eschew decorations and serve… sandwiches? Unexpected hosting tips from Canadians who know

Should I gift it? The 2018 Day 6 holiday book guide

Day 6 books columnist Becky Toyne delivers her annual holiday book list, with suggestions for book lovers of all kinds.

Homan beats Einarson at the National for 9th curling Grand Slam title

Ottawa's Rachel Homan defeated Kerri Einarson of Gimli, Man., 4-1 in the women's final of the Grand Slam of Curling National event in Conception Bay South, N.L. on Sunday.

Canada wants to create its own royal family

Although Canada has famous families like the Gretzkys, the Molsons, and the Mansbridges, no Canadian family has yet been designated as royalty. But that might be about to change.

Watch the 2018 Winter National Diving Championships

Watch action from the 2018 Winter National Diving Championships, continuing on Sunday with the men's 3m final, followed by the women's 10m final.

Quiz: Can you guess which iconic films have the biggest influence?

Film rankings are generally either based on critical acclaim or box-office receipts. A recent study chose to measure movies by something a bit less tangible: their influence on other films.

Is that baby so adorable you want to eat it up? You're committing 'cute aggression'

Cute aggression is your brain's response to a potentially paralyzing adorableness overdose.

Grand Slam of Curling National men's final

Grand Slam of Curling National men's final between Scotland's Ross Paterson and Bruce Mouat from Conception Bay South, N.L. on CBC.

Winter National Diving Championships: Men's 3M Final

Winter National Diving Championships from Victoria, B.C.

Cognitive abilities vary among humans. Is the same true of other species?

Just as some humans are smarter than others, the same is true of other species

Timeless tracks: 2018 had plenty of big hits, but which ones are built to last?

Plenty of great songs dropped in 2018, but only a handful will still be in rotation 50 years from now. The Day 6 music panel weighs in on what gives a song staying power.

Lawyer: Trump will not submit to an interview with special counsel over Russian election meddling

According to U.S. President Donald Trump's lawyer, he will not submit to an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller over the Russian election meddling.

Winter National Diving Championships: Women's 10M Final

Winter National Diving Championships from Victoria, B.C.

Friedrich's 4-man win stretches Germany's bobsled World Cup run to 6

Francesco Friedrich drove his four-man sled to a World Cup victory on Sunday, as Germany continued its perfect start to the bobsled season with a podium sweep at home in Winterberg.

'I'm excited to sing my face off:' Meet two Canadians headed for the Karaoke World Championships

Amateur singers Christine Costa and Dustin Jodway will bring elaborate costumes and choreography to the stage when they compete at the Karaoke World Championships in Helsinki.

Fat, tattooed and on the trail: Meet the woman changing what it means to be a hiker

Meet the woman who carved out a space for herself, and thousands of others who don't fit the mould, in the world of outdoor activities.

The National

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

Instead of buying Christmas gifts, I'm writing letters to my friends and family

Every day until Christmas Eve, Elizabeth Cook is delivering letters to let loved ones know how important they are to her.

Germans sweep the 4-man bobsleigh podium for 2nd day in a row

For a second day in a row, Germans swept the podium at the IBSF World Cup stop in Winterberg, Germany on Sunday.

Grand Slam proves curling is as popular as ever on the Rock

When Newfoundland and Labrador gets a chance to host events like the Grand Slam of Curling, the people of the province use it to showcase their world-class hospitality — it's something they take tremendous pride in. Now it appears the curling world is finally taking notice.

Canadian airports to add free medical checkups to security screenings

In an effort to better serve travelers passing through Canadian airports, the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority will be offering free medical information with every security screening.

Scandal, psychopathy & silence: Out in the Open's 5 most popular stories of 2018

We've compiled a list of the Out in the Open stories you've engaged with most throughout the year.

After 78 years, a bittersweet ending for Chocolats Andrée

For three generations, the family business been making chocolates every day in-house. From the candied orange peels and cherries to the caramel and cream fillings, everything is done by hand. It's that old-fashioned way of doing things that the shop's loyal customers say they will miss.