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Far-right group claims victory after emerging from Quebec City parking garage

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 11:56:02 EDT


They were stuck in a Quebec City parking garage for four hours Sunday, but when they emerged, members of La Meute said they had succeeded in making their point.

Solar eclipse transforms tiny Oregon town into red hot tourist destination

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:49:44 EDT


On Monday, the Oregon town of Madras — a two-hour drive from Portland — is expected to swell to about 100,000 people, as visitors jostle their way in to get a glimpse of the first total solar eclipse to sweep across the continental U.S. in 99 years.

Comedy legend Jerry Lewis dead at 91

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 14:26:37 EDT


Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died. He was 91.

Recent displays of white supremacy are not an anomaly

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 05:00:00 EDT


The demonstrations in Charlottesville, Va., were not indicative of a new "alt-right" trying to reclaim the United States for white people. They're part of a pattern of violent backlash that has often followed periods of greater social justice for black people, Indigenous peoples and those of other racial and religious minorities.

Trudeau to asylum seekers: Crossing border illegally won't fast track immigration

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 13:00:09 EDT


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a message for asylum seekers: crossing illegally into the country doesn't offer an advantage when it comes to obtaining refugee status in Canada.

Total solar eclipse 2017: Where to watch, how to watch and what will happen

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:43:59 EDT


Read CBC's complete coverage of the total solar eclipse Monday for the science behind the rare event and tips on how to watch.

Trump to talk U.S. strategy on Afghanistan, South Asia in address Monday night

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 18:15:49 EDT


U.S. President Donald Trump returns to the White House following a "working vacation" with plans to lay out the U.S. strategy for the war in Afghanistan during a prime-time TV address Monday night from Fort Myer near Washington, D.C.

Toronto man who disappeared 3 years ago surfaces on Interpol list of feared ISIS bombers

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 09:53:42 EDT


A Toronto man is named on an Interpol list of individuals suspected to belong to an ISIS suicide brigade, according to a Canadian expert on radicalization and foreign fighters.

The National LIVE

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:00:00 EDT


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

'He was so energetic': Boy, 7, missing since Barcelona attacks ID'd among the dead

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 08:54:52 EDT


A seven-year-old Australian-British boy who had been missing since the Barcelona van attack last Thursday and two others are the latest victims identified by Spanish authorities following the rampage that left 13 people dead and dozens more wounded.

Space is the final legal frontier for the Canadian military, documents show

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 05:00:00 EDT


The Canadian military is grappling with how best to prevent its satellites from being shot down, documents obtained by CBC News show.

International adoptions decline dramatically in Canada

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 05:00:46 EDT


The number of international adoptions has declined dramatically in Canada in the last five years due to tighter country controls, exorbitant costs and alternative routes to parenthood. Last year, there were only 793 international adoptions in Canada, according to data from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC.)

Uneasy silence: the 'mad' plan to shut down Big Ben

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 05:00:00 EDT


Big Ben, in London’s most famous landmark, will stop tolling during extensive renovation work. The planned silence has caused a loud commotion across England's capital. Even Prime Minister Theresa May has called for a rethink of the shutdown, expected to be the longest in 157 years.

First round of NAFTA talks wrap in Washington

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:14:41 EDT


Canada, the United States and Mexico wrapped up their first round of talks Sunday to revamp the NAFTA trade pact, vowing to keep up a blistering pace of negotiations that some involved in the process said may be too fast to bridge deep differences.

'Get some stability': This Republican governor wants Trump to stop the White House staff churn

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:08:59 EDT


Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich, making the U.S. media rounds Sunday, urges President Donald Trump to stop the staff chaos at the White House and "build a team." Trump returns to White House on Monday with plans to address the nation on Afghanistan and South Asia strategy.

Eclipse eye safety and airline phone scams: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 09:00:00 EDT


Miss something this week? Here's the consumer news you need to know.

Canadian re-commerce company growing fast by doing vintage treasure hunting for customers

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 05:00:00 EDT


Step aside, cheap chic and fast fashion: Luxury vintage resale is one of the fastest growing segments in retail. And a Canadian company is one of the world's leaders.

Killing Nazis, fighting religious fanaticism the focus of upcoming video games

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 05:00:00 EDT


As the U.S. grapples with white nationalists rallying in the streets and the violence that followed the protests in Charlottesville, Va., several soon-to-be-released video games are feeling disturbingly timely for some gamers.

'Band-Aid on a tumour': Concerns raised about solitary confinement

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 13:42:39 EDT


Close to a quarter of solitary confinements in Nova Scotia's jails are due to medical issues or protection from other inmates, according to recent figures offering a glimpse of why offenders in the province spend weeks buried in virtual isolation.

Section of Manitoba highway to be named after Tom Cochrane's 'Life is a Highway'

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 07:06:13 EDT


A Canadian musician known worldwide for his song about life as a cruise on the open road returns home to northern Manitoba today to officially open a stretch of highway named in his honour.