Subscribe: CBC | Canadian News
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
alberta  aski police  canada  dozens  heart attacks  hospital admissions  new  people  racial slur  rcmp  services employee  toronto  year  years 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: CBC | Canadian News

CBC | Canada News


Last Build Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:08:42 EDT

Copyright: Copyright: (C) Canadian Broadcasting Corporation,

Alberta Health Services employee suspended for texting racial slur to Indigenous woman

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:56:41 EDT


An Alberta Health Services employee has been suspended after using a racial slur to refer to a Kainai Board of Education school principal in a text message.

B.C. Liberal throne speech lays out ambitious vision borrowing from NDP and Green platforms

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:18:16 EDT


The B.C. Liberals are proposing dozens of new ideas not included in their election platform in a wide-ranging speech from the throne.

'Like an open wound': Elliot Lake mall site still vacant 5 years after deadly collapse

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:58:01 EDT


The community of Elliot Lake, Ont., is marking a tragic anniversary on Friday. Five years ago, a deadly mall roof collapse killing two of their citizens. The site of the disaster remains vacant as a daily reminder of what occurred on June 23, 2012.

Senate passes budget bill with no amendments as Parliament breaks for summer

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:07:37 EDT


Senators have agreed to pass the federal budget bill without amendments, ending the possibility of a standoff between Canada's two Houses of Parliament and paving the way for the politicians' summer break.

NDP leadership candidates slam Trudeau's 'spineless' approach to Trump at Toronto debate

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:09:43 EDT


The five candidates running to be the next leader of the federal New Democratic Party launched into their Toronto debate by attacking the way Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has dealt with U.S. President Donald Trump, while also raising the issues of taxation and trade.

Alberta Grade 4 math tests raise questions about teaching techniques

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:00:00 EDT


Alberta elementary students have been performing worse over the years on an international math test, sparking a debate over the best way to teach kids numeracy. Results of international Grade 4 test show that Alberta students scored an average of 484 in mathematics, a 40-point drop since 1995.

Drink up! Human toe used in cocktail returned to Yukon bar after theft

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:08:42 EDT


A thief who made off with a human toe that is used in an infamous cocktail served by a Dawson City bar has mailed it back, Yukon RCMP say.

Road closure doesn't stop Yukoner from getting in-laws to airport

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:02:13 EDT


The Alaska Highway in Whitehorse was closed most of Thursday, after a truck rolled over at the North Klondike Highway. Terrance McCallum found a detour.

Talks with Pentagon over 'interim' fighter jets continue despite Boeing snub

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:00:00 EDT


The Liberal government is still talking with the Pentagon about buying a handful of fighter jets on an interim, urgent basis. Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan seems to be still pinning his hopes on a deal for Boeing Super Hornets, despite another high-profile snub of the U.S. aerospace giant this week.

'You are not a leader': RCMP boss's testimony about Moncton shootings inflames corporal

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:00:00 EDT


A New Brunswick Mountie says he felt betrayed and sickened by RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson's testimony in Moncton, N.B., last week about protecting the lives of officers.

Sask. residents shed 'tears of joy' after stay granted to family facing deportation

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:07:40 EDT


Hundreds in a small Saskatchewan town are breathing a sigh of relief after finding out a family set to be deported to Honduras within weeks gets to stay.

York Regional, Nishnawbe Aski police to investigate Indigenous teens' deaths in Thunder Bay

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:12:22 EDT


Ontario's Chief Coroner says the York Regional and Nishnawbe Aski Police Services will now be involved in the investigations into the deaths of 17-year-old Tammy Keeash and 14-year-old Josiah Begg.

New video call service for people who are deaf mistaken for telemarketing

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 06:00:00 EDT


A service that helps people who are deaf and hard of hearing make phone calls is being mistaken for a telemarketing service, resulting in slammed down phones and cut lines before the person has a chance to communicate.

Black graduates celebrated at special U of T ceremony

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:32:07 EDT


Organizers of a graduation ceremony for black students at Canada's largest university say the event is meant to acknowledge the barriers that remain for people of colour pursuing academia.

Former Canadian ski coach guilty of 37 sex charges involving girls on his team

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:00:00 EDT


Calling him a "predator" who had total control over the girls and young women he was coaching, a judge has found former Canadian women's ski coach Bertrand Charest guilty of 37 criminal charges, including sexual assault.

Alcohol responsible for more hospital admissions than heart attacks last year: report

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:01:18 EDT


There were more hospital admissions in Canada last year for alcohol-related conditions than for heart attacks.

Sears Canada to close 59 stores, lay off 2,900 in restructuring

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 08:55:58 EDT


Sears Canada plans to close dozens of locations and eliminate 2,900 jobs across the country as part of a court-supervised restructuring process.

Nunavut loses 5 public housing units to fire in 3 weeks

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:24:17 EDT


With no vacant units immediately available, 5 families are forced to rely on relatives after fires in Rankin Inlet, Pangnirtung and Pond Inlet.

How the murder of a 12-year-old shoeshine boy forever changed Toronto the Good

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:00:00 EDT


Forty years ago, Yonge Street was better known as the Sin Strip — an artery of downtown Toronto that was home to dozens of strip clubs and body rub parlours, a legal grey zone to which politicians and police often turned a blind eye. That all changed in the summer of 1977.

'They're all good children': How school staff try to coax Natuashish kids back to class

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 04:30:00 EDT


The challenges facing young people in Natuashish are the kind that keep them out of school.