Durant, Warriors dominate Clippers from opening tip

Kevin Durant scored 38 points, Stephen Curry added 21 playing with five fouls, and the Golden State Warriors dominated from the opening tip to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 132-105 Thursday night and take a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series.

CBC Calgary News at 11 April 18, 2019

CBC Calgary News at 11 host Shannon Scott brings you a roundup of the news and weather weeknights right after The National.

Game Wrap: Sharks win Game 5 to fight off elimination vs Vegas

Tomas Hertl scored twice in San Jose's 5-2 win over the Golden Knights. Vegas leads the series 3-2.

The National for April 18, 2019

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How well do you know dolphins? Try to get 10/10

Here's your chance to see how much you know about this clever creature. Can you get 10 out of 10?

Cheese strings are convenient, but they won't save you from an environmental disaster

'It’s way easier to put on the blinders and keep choosing convenience over the environment.'

'No judgement here': Women-only overdose prevention site nears 2nd anniversary

As B.C.'s opioid crisis rolls into its fourth year, SisterSpace, a women-only overdose prevention site on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, continues to provide support for women in need.

Brooke Henderson fires a 68, in the mix to defend title in Hawaii

Eun-Hee Ji rebounded from a bogey on the par-4 18th with an eagle on the par-5 first and shot a 7-under 65 to take a two-stroke lead over Nelly Korda on Thursday in the Lotte Championship.

Blues strike late to take series lead over Jets

Jaden Schwartz scored with 15 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting the Blues to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday and handing St. Louis a 3-2 series lead in their Western Conference quarter-final.

The Elfstedentocht: the story of the greatest race you've never heard of

The Elfstedentocht has been around for centuries, but since the speed skaters race in the canals of Holland, it needs to be cold enough to freeze over. But the historic event hasn't been run since 1997 due to climate change, and may never be run again.

Sharks jump on Golden Knights to stay alive in series

Tomas Hertl got San Jose off to the fast start that had been missing the past three games, Martin Jones came up with the big saves and the Sharks staved off elimination by beating the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 in Game 5 of their first-round series Thursday night.

Jets facing elimination in St. Louis after late goal stuns Bell MTS Place

The St. Louis Blues stole Game 5 on the road against the Winnipeg Jets Thursday night, thanks to a third-period surge capped by a winning goal in the dying seconds to take the series lead.

Stanley Cup playoffs schedule and TV info

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Justice for Jassi: A B.C. woman killed for marrying the wrong man?

A young woman from B.C. was killed during a visit to India in 2000. Her mother & uncle allegedly planned it because she married a poor Indian rickshaw driver instead of the wealthy older Canadian they’d chosen for her. Watch now.

Game Wrap: Blues stun Jets with 3rd-period comeback in Game 5

St. Louis scored three third-period goals to beat Winnipeg 3-2, taking a 3-2 series lead.

Kirkland Signature brand veggie burgers recalled

A brand of veggie burgers — Kirkland Signature brand Harvest Burgers — are being recalled because of the possibility they contain pieces of metal.

These 12-year-old twins have never cut their hair — until now

These boys have never cut their hair. Now, as part of a Cree coming-of-age ceremony, they are. And with it, they’re bringing back a tradition that had been lost. Watch now.

CBC Winnipeg News April 18, 2019

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Without a permit, no insurance for Vancouver's 4/20 event — and that's got the city worried

Saturday’s forecast in Vancouver calls for a cloud of marijuana smoke over Sunset Beach and it’s got city councillors debating whether the 4/20 event should be given a permit for safety and insurance reasons.

Elizabeth: A uniquely personal picture of The Queen's life

The life story of The Queen. Where the popular Netflix series 'The Crown' dramatized her life, this is the real thing. A decade by decade look at Britain's longest reigning monarch. Watch now.

Spin Time - Joanne Schieck of the ECMAMAs

A group of friends gather together every year for the East Coast Music Awards to take in the music, have fun and also to present homemade awards to honour the moms of musicians. They've become known as the ECMAMAs and we meet one them, Joanne Schieck.

Tribute to Nipsey Hussle

From Prince to Rick James and 6lack to Bone Thugs 'N Harmony

Rejected by the churches of their youth, these pastors have renewed their faith

Three openly LGBTQ pastors bring new life & new perspectives to Christianity in Canada. They push boundaries, break barriers & challenge expectations of what it means to be living faithfully today. Watch now.

Mali's entire government resigns weeks after bloody massacre of herders

Mali's prime minister and his whole government resigned on Thursday, four weeks after a massacre of some 160 Fulani herders by an ethnic vigilante group angered the nation.