Margaret Atwood is one of Canada’s best known writers. Atwood will turn 80 on Nov. 18, 2019. To celebrate, CBC Books has put together a look back at all things Atwood.
50 years after Apollo 11, scientists describe the moon landing’s legacy and how it inspired them
How the debate on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion has impacted Canadians living along its route.
Advocates say more support is needed for opioid overdose survivors left with brain damage.
Toronto journalist Gerald Hannon captured the 'fiercer days' of Canada's gay rights movement.
After a mix-up during their fertility treatment with disgraced Ottawa doctor Norman Barwin, a couple says Canada's fertility laws need to change and give people born through donor eggs or sperm the right to know their origins.
On Aug. 25, 2004, an armed man took a stranger hostage in front of Toronto’s main transit hub. After an intense standoff, police Sgt. Tom Sharkey gave the order for a sniper to shoot the man dead. Fifteen years later, he says it was 'the only solution.'
Eight years after she was shot to death by her spouse, Lynn Kalmring’s homicide still weighs on friends, family and the lawyer who defended her killer
Nearly two decades after a promising Toronto high school basketball star was gunned down, police are still waiting for someone to come forward and identify the shooter
Grace Bagnato flips the script on who should be remembered from history
In Kakora, Tanzania, clean water — funded, in part, by the Canadian government — is transforming the lives of women and girls
'There isn't anywhere to go': Ontario halfway house for aging inmates addressing gap in prison system
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What happens when your special needs child ages out of the system
'They all have plastic inside them': New film explores our impact on Pacific albatrosses
How a woman revolutionized police work with dollhouse crime scenes
Why a couple married 73 years decided on doctor-assisted death together
Why some PhDs are quitting academia for unconventional jobs
Thanks to Stranger Things, business is booming for this Dungeons & Dragons professional
Megan Williams spent 16 days aboard the Aquarius, where she saw the impact of the migrant crisis in the Mediterranean up close
A trove of newly donated letters shows the pain of isolation for interned teens