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The Tom Brady redemption tour is headed to the Super Bowl. After beginning the 2016 season suspended for four games for his role in the "Deflategate" scandal, the New England quarterback relentlessly carried the Patriots to an unprecedented ninth appearance in the title game, and his seventh.

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Samsung Electronics Co. says problems with the design and manufacturing of batteries in its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones caused them to overheat and burst into fire.

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his cabinet colleagues have arrived in Calgary for a three-day retreat to ready themselves for the realities of governing in the Donald Trump era, and to hear from experts who they've tapped to help guide them through a potentially tumultuous time.

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Exiled Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh stole millions of dollars in his final weeks in power, plundering the state coffers and shipping out luxury vehicles by cargo plane, a special adviser for the new president said Sunday.

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Humber College officials say the school isn’t closing its doors as Toronto Public Health races to determine the cause of a mystery illness that swept through a residence, making approximately 215 people sick.

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President Donald Trump is striking a more unifying tone as he gets down to business on his second full day in the White House.

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Kathleen Wynne has written an open letter to newly announced candidate for Conservative leadership Kevin O'Leary criticizing his proposed policies and comments he made about Ontario's auto sector.

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Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau has been taking flak for his trip aboard Aga Khan's private helicopter, which mirrors a similar controversy that befell the Bahamas environment minister back in 2010.

APTOPIX Severe Weather Georgia

A dangerous weekend weather system has killed at least 18 people in the U.S. South. U.S. President Donald Trump has pledged federal assistance for the affected areas, and Georgia has declared a state of emergency.

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The genetically modified non-browning apple a B.C. man has been developing for more than two decades will finally end up on some U.S. produce shelves next month. But Canada will have to wait to take its bite.

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The federal agency in charge of security at Canadian airports has changed its policy on screening for transgender travellers. But advocates worry staff haven't been properly trained to execute it.

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Donald Trump's need for approval as well as his insecurities over his intellect and wealth offer insight into how he'll act as U.S. president, say two of his biographers.

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The Liberals are holding their caucus retreat in Calgary this week, a city in which the party made a breakthrough in the 2015 election. With two byelections on the horizon, will the Liberals be able to build on those Calgary gains, or will the last election prove to be their high watermark?

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Larry the rescue cat lives at 10 Downing Street, and although he doesn’t do much in the way of policy, he has become the furry face of a more relatable U.K. government.

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Canada’s big banks continue to hike personal bank fees. Many banks are also making it more difficult to avoid one of the largest and most irritating fees — that pesky chequing account charge.

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A nine-year-old passenger in a vehicle which police say struck a hydro pole on Shawnigan Lake Road has died of their injuries.

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Mayor Gregor Robertson says the Arbutus Corridor represents the chance for Vancouver to have its own version New York's High Line. But there's a lot of other famous greenways to draw inspiration from.

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Residents in Abbotsford gather in solidarity against racism at local Gurdwara following the distribution of Ku Klux Klan literature to homes.

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“The permanent collection is something that we hold in trust as stewards for the City of Kelowna,” said the gallery’s executive director, Nataley Nagy, to Daybreak South host, Chris Walker. “And we hardly get to see it.”

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Cariboo-Prince George MP Todd Doherty has introduced a private member's bill that would create a framework to track the disorder, establish guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and management, and would create education materials to be used by public health providers.

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UVic researcher Ryan Rhodes studies how people stick to — and falter on — their exercise goals. At a time when many people are starting to drop off on their New Year's resolutions, Rhodes shares tips on how you can stick to your routine.

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"This is a tragic situation," Staff Sgt. Jolaine Percival said. "Every year we experience deaths like this. We observe homelessness daily."

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Author and researcher Dr. Lenore Newman travels coast to coast to to find what ties Canadian foods together.

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The B.C. premier will still be in a conflict of interest even though she's rejected her party's annual stipend, suggests a group critical of her political fundraising in B.C.

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Police have identified the victim killed in an avalanche near Nelson, B.C. Saturday as a 32-year-old woman from Anchorage, Alaska.

APTOPIX CareerBuilder Golf

Adam Hadwin's blitzing of the La Quinta Country Club at a PGA Tour tournament in the California desert on Saturday is another example of the talent that exists beneath the top rung of the world's best golfers. After his round, he credited the Canadians in the crowd.

Canada Post Group of Seven Kiosk stamps

A 24/7 kiosk in Vancouver, which dispenses stamps with images of Group of Seven paintings, was meant to make it more convenient to buy stamps at any hour. But collectors have flocked to the machine, recognizing that the stamps it prints are rare.

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Stories and memories of big, tough, generous and funny family man featured at celebration of life held in Surrey on Saturday.

Chris Whittaker Forage

In the past five years, chef Chris Whittaker has built Forage restaurant into one of Vancouver's most popular establishments. But every October, he escapes his busy urban surroundings to hunt in an area he calls "basically the middle of nowhere."

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Residents of Greenwood, B.C. have launched multiple complaints against business owners who once promised to revive the small interior town

Sports News

CBC | Sports News

tom-brady

The Tom Brady redemption tour is headed to the Super Bowl. After beginning the 2016 season suspended for four games for his role in the "Deflategate" scandal, the New England quarterback relentlessly carried the Patriots to an unprecedented ninth appearance in the title game, and his seventh.

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Serena Williams has advanced to the Australian Open quarterfinals with a scrappy 7-5, 6-4 win over Barbora Strycova to open play at Rod Laver Arena on Monday.

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Eric Bledsoe poured in 40 points and Devin Booker added 20 more as the Phoenix Suns beat Toronto 115-103 on Sunday to hand the Raptors their first three-game losing skid in over a year.

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Hudson Swafford won the fittingly named CareerBuilder Challenge on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, following three straight birdies with a closing par for a one-stroke victory.

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When it comes to pure athleticism, Canada's two-time world pairs champions Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford are virtually in a class by themselves.

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Matt Ryan and Julio Jones teamed up for a dominant playoff performance, and the Atlanta Falcons ignored all those ghosts from the last half-century.

Kaillie Humphries training 4-woman bobsleigh crew in name of equality

Humphries on the lack of a 4-Woman Bobsleigh event: 'I never thought that was fair.'

Jazmin Sawyers Voice

Jazmin Sawyers has many accomplishments in a variety of sports and she just added one more point to her resume — singing. The talented Brit auditioned for The Voice UK.

APTOPIX CareerBuilder Golf

Adam Hadwin's blitzing of the La Quinta Country Club at a PGA Tour tournament in the California desert on Saturday is another example of the talent that exists beneath the top rung of the world's best golfers. After his round, he credited the Canadians in the crowd.

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Rookie sensation Patrik Laine was cleared by the Winnipeg Jets to resume full-contact practice on Sunday.

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Alysha Newman of London, Ont., set a Canadian women's indoor pole vault record of 4.65 metres on Saturday at the Fred Foot Track and Field Memorial meet.

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Authorities in the Dominican Republic say Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and former MLB player Andy Marte have both died in separate car crashes.

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Toronto's Patrick Chan will again lead Canada to the world figure skating championships. Chan and Kevin Reynolds of Coquitlam, B.C., were named as the men's singles competitors by Skate Canada on Sunday.

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Defending champion Angelique Kerber has joined fellow top-ranked Andy Murray on the sidelines of the Australian Open, losing 6-2, 6-3 to American CoCo Vandeweghe in the last match on Rod Laver Arena on Sunday.

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