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Some patients pay thousands while others nothing at all in 'medical postal code lottery'

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 21:00:24 EST

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A hearing-impaired Calgary man is travelling to Austria to get a life-changing medical device surgically implanted that will help him hear clearly for the first time. Because the Alberta government won't pay for the surgery, his retired parents are footing the $50,000 bill.




'Well, there's no limit on it': Ohio student makes a fortune buying Canadian-invented ether cryptocurrency

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 05:00:00 EST

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A Cleveland teenager has invested money from gifts and a part-time job in a cryptocurrency that was created by a Canadian and earned over $500,000 US.




After #MeToo, will this year's Golden Globe nominations send a message to Hollywood?

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 17:19:57 EST

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They always set the stage for the rest of awards season in Hollywood but this year the Golden Globe nominations might just stand out more for what's missing.




The National LIVE

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 21:00:00 EST

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




Happy Valley-Goose Bay mayor suffers gunshot to the face while out trapping

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 05:08:45 EST

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Happy Valley-Goose Bay Mayor John Hickey is fighting for his life in a St. John's hospital after he was accidentally shot in the face.




'It was just a fluke that I saw him': Man tracked down by thankful teen he saved in 1986 car crash

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 13:14:02 EST

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Donnie MacNeil was just 19 when his car landed upside down in water near Baddeck, N.S. Ever since then, he has thought about the people who stopped on the side of the road to help him.




From Get Out to Spider-Man, Lady Bird to Blade Runner: Eli Glasner's best films of 2017

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 05:00:00 EST

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Eli Glasner shares his list of the 20 best films of 2017, with GIFs!




Heavy snow in U.K. causes highway closures, flight cancellations

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 16:05:29 EST

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Snow caused travel disruptions across central England and northern Wales on Sunday, grounding flights, shutting down roads and triggering traffic accidents.




Kiss your ash goodbye: Costly beetle invasion will be quick and painful for Winnipeg, scientists say

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 06:00:00 EST

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The invasive emerald ash borer beetle has devastated urban tree canopies and strained municipal budgets wherever it has touched down. Winnipeg has been bracing for its unwelcome arrival, and the day of reckoning is finally here.




Israeli, French leaders tangle over Trump's Jerusalem decision

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 06:04:07 EST

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The leaders of France and Israel have sparred verbally over the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, while new violence rippled across the region following the move by U.S. President Donald Trump.




'Everyone is safe': B.C. farm workers in carbon monoxide scare discharged from hospital

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 14:13:01 EST

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The owner of a Metro Vancouver farm where 42 workers were taken to hospital for possible carbon monoxide exposure says they have been discharged and are safe.




What the case of a man who vanished in Toronto over 20 years ago can tell us about the city's missing

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 07:00:00 EST

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When Larry Arnold was murdered in 1994, many believed it was a 'hook-up gone wrong.' His family says there are troubling parallels between his case and recent instances of missing persons in Toronto and how they're being handled by both media and the police.




'Misconstrued comment or bruised ego' could lead to nuclear war, warns head of Nobel Peace Prize-winning group

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 07:27:29 EST

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The leader of the group that won this year's Nobel Peace Prize urges nuclear nations to adopt a United Nations treaty banning atomic weapons in order to prevent "the end of us."




At Hamilton vigil, mourners lament Good Samaritan's death that 'could have been avoided'

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 00:20:18 EST

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Hundreds gathered at Hamilton city hall on Saturday to mourn and pay their respects for 19-year-old Yosif Al-Hasnawi, who police say was shot to death last Saturday while trying to help an older man in a confrontation with two younger men.




More evacuations ordered as California wildfires rage on

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 10:22:05 EST

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The largest California wildfire is advancing on coastal towns near Santa Barbara, stoked by the gusty winds and dry conditions that have fuelled destructive blazes across the state's southern region.




Buying for baby: Cross-border shopping and recall alerts: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 05:00:22 EST

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If you've been too busy this week to keep up with health and consumer news, CBC's Marketplace is here to help.




Synagogue firebombed in Sweden, 3 people arrested

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 14:53:20 EST

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Three people have been arrested for allegedly throwing firebombs at a synagogue in the Swedish city of Gothenburg, the second anti-Jewish attack in the Nordic country in two days.




'Typical Joshua': 12-year-old champions massive winter charity drive

Sat, 9 Dec 2017 17:10:23 EST

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Joshua London went to the hospital so he could feel better, but his visit is actually going to make life better for a lot of people he doesn't even know.




Early praise for Star Wars: The Last Jedi after elaborate premiere

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 11:18:52 EST

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There were cheers, gasps, droid photo opportunities, casino games and more than a few standing ovations at the jam-packed world premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi Saturday night in Los Angeles, which many are already praising online.




5 Years after Idle No More, founders still speaking out

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 06:00:00 EST

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It’s been five years since Idle No More was elevated into the Canadian conscious, and the founders continue to speak up for Indigenous sovereignty, the land and water.