Famed activist Erin Brocovich takes up fight for California wildfire victims

Consumer activist Erin Brockovich, who famously took on Pacific Gas & Electric Co. in the 1990s, urged California lawmakers Tuesday not to let the utility go bankrupt because it could mean less money for wildfire victims.

Man charged after Calgary police SUV stolen, chased by helicopter

A man has been charged after allegedly stealing a Calgary police vehicle, prompting a half hour-long helicopter chase through the city.

Pride Toronto members vote no to allowing police to march in annual parade

Funding was one of the factors that contributed to Pride Toronto's decision to revisit its ban on police participation in the city's annual parade, according to a confidential document sent by the organization to its members.

Grieving couple warns about wolf attacks after dog snatched from Kitimat property

A grieving Kitimat couple is warning parents and pet owners to stay vigilant, after their four-year-old Shih Tzu Bichon cross was apparently nabbed by a wolf early Friday morning.

January 22, 2018

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New food guide 'allows people to take pride in their own food and their own culture': dietitian

Canada's new food guide has specific sections recommending cultural and traditional foods.

Winnipeg athlete warns others about metal-on-metal hip implants after suffering life-changing reaction

​A Winnipeg athlete’s hip surgery was supposed to transform his life, but led instead to a nightmare of pain and illness that hasn’t let up. The problems with metal-on-metal hip implants have prompted calls from Canada’s orthopedic surgeons for mandatory participation in a national joint replacement registry.

Metal-on-mental hip implant causes life-changing complications

The problems with metal-on-metal hip implants have prompted calls from Canada's orthopedic surgeons for mandatory participation from all provinces in a national joint replacement registry.

Last Canadian veteran of deadly WW II raid dies at age 95

Canada's last veteran of a deadly World War II bombing raid has died at age 95.

Edmonton's controversial calcium chloride program to continue, council decides

The city will continue piloting an anti-icing agent on Edmonton streets despite the gaining controversy over the issue.

B.C. files final argument to NEB against Trans Mountain Pipeline

The Government of British Columbia has filed its final argument in the National Energy Board's (NEB) reconsideration of the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project
Spring Book Preview

25 works of fiction from around the world to look for in spring 2019

A new year means new books! Here's a list of the 25 highly anticipated works of fiction from writers outside of Canada.

Embracing traditional and cultural eating

Revamped Canada's Food Guide recommends embracing cultural, traditional foods.

Late Jays great Roy Halladay elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Former Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roy Halladay has been elected to baseball's Hall of Fame.

Christine Sinclair moves closer to history with 178th international goal

Captain Christine Sinclair, chasing history, scored the 178th goal of her international career Tuesday to give the Canadian women's soccer team a 1-0 win over Norway in its first full international of 2019.

Christine Sinclair is just 7 goals away from making history

The Canadian soccer star scored her 178th international goal, putting her one step closer to Abby Wambach's 184-goal record.

Two Quebec filmmakers receive first-ever Academy Award nominations

Jeremy Comte's Fauve and Marianne Farley's Marguerite are competing against each other for the Oscar for best short live action film.

Ottawa police investigate Vanier shooting

Ottawa police are investigating a shooting in Vanier that has sent one person to hospital.

Registered dietician weighs in on new food guide

Andrea Docherty explains what the new guide means for people.

Edmonton News Update

News Update from CBC Edmonton

In an attempt to impress his father, Andy adds a new exhibit featuring Canadian icon Fred Penner

In an attempt to impress his father, Andy adds a new exhibit featuring Canadian icon Fred Penner

CBC Calgary News January 22, 2019

Current and comprehensive news stories from around Calgary and Southern Alberta

CBC Edmonton News January 22, 2019

Stories that matter and analysis to make sense of what's happening

'It sounded like gunshots': 2 dead in Collingwood, OPP investigating

Provincial police say they are investigating the deaths of two people in Collingwood, Ont.

CBC Northbeat January 22, 2019

Every weeknight, we take the pulse of the North and reflect its diversity