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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 07:00:00 EST(image)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau narrowly avoided an organized walkout during his speech to Indigenous leaders Tuesday after Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr called chiefs to apologize for remarks some saw as a threat to protesters opposed to contentious pipeline projects.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 12:28:34 EST(image)
Many in China are starting to fear that, far from ignorant, U.S. president-elect Donald Trump has a deliberate strategy — one that’s more rash than irrational.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 13:36:49 EST(image)
A new OECD survey finds that Canadian students fare better in science and math than most of their peers around the world, but there's room for improvement.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 14:37:08 EST(image)
Gord Downie, lead singer of the Tragically Hip and an advocate for First Nations people, is honoured at the Assembly of First Nation's gathering for his work highlighting the plight of those who were subjected to residential schools.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 16:01:51 EST(image)
A tweet from president-elect Donald Trump calling on the U.S. government to scrap an order with Boeing Co. for the development of a replacement for the Air Force One jet temporarily knocked about $1 billion US off the stock market value of the aircraft maker.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 15:05:00 EST(image)
Finance Canada is giving business leaders a decidedly gloomy picture of the Canadian economy as part of the department's pre-budget consultations.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 17:00:00 EST(image)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will break bread with the country's premiers on Friday. A coalition of mental health organizations hopes they'll discuss the need to increase spending on mental health services. The health lobby says doing nothing now will mean paying much more later.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:32:01 EST(image)
There is no shortage of laws protecting women in Turkey, activists say. But amid horrifying violence against women, the problem is getting lawyers and judges to apply them.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 12:42:51 EST(image)
If common wisdom about current fury is right, and people across the West want change, they're getting a bellyful of it in France.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 05:00:00 EST(image)
Green-lighting the Trans Mountain pipeline was news that many Canadians, especially in Alberta's oil patch, had been hoping for — and that a nearly equal number had been dreading.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 12:04:39 EST(image)
The B.C. regional chief for the Assembly of First Nations has resigned as head of the assembly's missing and murdered Indigenous women portfolio after posting a picture on Instagram of a wide-eyed emoji with red lips near his groin.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 05:00:00 EST(image)
Conservative hopefuls face off tonight in the first bilingual leadership debate. With French-language skills ranging from perfect to paltry, each of the 14 declared candidates will be required to take questions in both official languages — without a translator.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:46:44 EST(image)
Few videogames have suffered a development cycle as long and tortured as The Last Guardian. After nine years or work and multiple delays, was it worth the wait?
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:02:33 EST(image)
One year after the first wave of Syrian refugees arrived in Canada, the Senate committee on human rights will release a report today recommending steps to ease the resettlement process.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 12:59:31 EST(image)
Canada has signalled it is prepared to extend its military training mission in Ukraine. Sources tell CBC News that the size and scope is still up for debate before the current mandate expires in March. At the same time, the list of training asks from Ukraine is getting longer.