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'Never seen anything that intense': Storms lead to state of emergency in Windsor, Tecumseh, Ont.

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:34:09 EDT


Mayors in Windsor and Tecumseh, Ont., declared a state of emergency for their communities after massive flooding hit the region Thursday.

What's next for Pacific NorthWest LNG project? 4 questions answered

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:00:00 EDT


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his cabinet colleagues have signed off on one of the largest energy infrastructure projects in the country's history but now attention turns to whether the Pacific NorthWest LNG terminal will actually be built.

Canada takes World Cup title after furious comeback in final minutes

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:49:41 EDT


Canada defeated Europe 2-1 after scoring twice in the final minutes of the third period to win the World Cup of Hockey.

'Top of my bucket list': Royal hugs thrill Yukon moms

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:34:07 EDT


Prince William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, made some Carcross, Yukon, moms very happy at at event to honour their children - by offering up hugs.

Lost jobs, closed mines leave northern Manitoba communities 'circling the drain'

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:00:00 EDT


Manitoba's northern economy is facing serious challenges after announcements of mine and mill closures.

PM's top adviser compares Maryam Monsef criticism to U.S. 'birther' movement

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:09:42 EDT


The prime minister's top adviser has taken to Twitter to defend a cabinet minister and to criticize those questioning her family history. Gerald Butts called out the Globe and Mail for an editorial about Maryam Monsef, comparing questions it raised to the American "birther" movement.

Dominic LeBlanc under fire for agreeing to attend private event hosted by law, communications firms

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:55:46 EDT


The Conservatives are accusing Fisheries and Oceans Minister Dominic LeBlanc of conflict of interest for agreeing to take part in an event hosted by a law firm and communications company that has done work for Irving companies.

'The days of not locking doors are gone': Sask. RCMP say after rural crime reports

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:49:24 EDT


​RCMP spoke to media about rural crime and staffing at detachments at a news conference in Saskatoon today.

It's official: Canada's population now tops 36 million as immigration surges

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:35:50 EDT


A record number of immigrants and refugees arriving on Canadian shores helped push Canada's official population over 36 million as of July 1, Statistics Canada says.

Ontario MP Erin O'Toole to explore Conservative leadership bid

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 20:33:10 EDT


Durham MP Erin O'Toole has resigned as Conservative public safety critic to explore a bid for the leadership of the party.

Singer Cyndi Lauper calls pit bull ban a 'sad day for Montreal' as thousands threaten to boycott city

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:33:36 EDT


Montreal's new pit bull ban is being condemned by animal-rights activists across North America, with petitions garnering thousands of signatures and celebrities voicing their concern. Others have threatened to boycott the city altogether.

Newly arrived Syrian refugee helps save bride's wedding day

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:26:51 EDT


Waterloo photographer Lindsay Coulter says a master tailor and Syrian refugee, Ibrahim Haltl Dudu, helped a Toronto woman when the zipper on her wedding dress broke ahead of her wedding on Sunday.

Canada 'incredibly average' on reducing premature mortality compared with peer countries: report

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:10:31 EDT


Canada has reduced premature mortality rates tremendously over the past 50 years, but the country is still in the middle of the pack compared with “peer" countries such as Australia, Germany and Japan, according to a new report.

'They have taken her by force,' Métis foster mom says after losing court fight to keep toddler

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:30:56 EDT


Métis foster parents fighting to keep a nearly three-year-old Métis child they've raised since birth have lost what could be their final battle in B.C. Supreme Court, CBC News has learned.

Concordia professor detained in Iran returns to Montreal today

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:00:00 EDT


Homa Hoodfar, a 65-year-old retired anthropology professor, is finally back in Montreal after being detained in an Iranian prison since June. A prosecutor had accused her of "dabbling in feminism."