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Key River, Ontario forest fire

Crews fighting forest fires in northern Ontario are receiving help from other provinces, the U.S. and Mexico as they try to contain several blazes after days of hot and humid weather.


The second time paint thinner was poured over Jenn Carter's camper van, which is also her home, she began to feel targeted.

Missouri Boat Accident

"Grab the baby!" Those were the last words Tia Coleman recalls her sister-in-law yelling before the tourist boat they were on sank into a Missouri lake, killing 17 people, including nine of Coleman's family members.

Sonya Ballantyne

She had to crowdfund her way there, but a Cree filmmaker from Manitoba made sure her voice was heard at this year's Comic-Con festival in San Diego.

kids walking down street

Researchers say it's unlikely that people can have full "autobiographical" memories from before age two.

Suckermouth Catfish

The devil fish isn't much to look at: all spines and scales, and it turns a cadaverous grey when cooked. But two entrepreneurs hope to turn the environmental scourge into a sustainable snack.

Mortgage Rates 20150317

Self-employed Canadians seeking to buy a home may soon find it easier to secure a mortgage in the wake of changes announced by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.

Nudge Orange

The Canada Revenue Agency ran an experiment last year to see whether it could encourage more Canadians to file taxes online by using friendly letters. An internal analysis obtained by CBC News under the Access to Information Act shows the initiative had only a small impact — Canadians paid little heed to environmental messaging.

MTL New Years 20180101 TOPIX

Quiet fireworks and drone light shows are gaining popularity as alternatives to traditional loud and explosive fireworks at summer celebrations. Here's why.


CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week, including a public inquiry into sales practices used by telecom companies, Hudson's Bay dropping Ivanka Trump's clothing line and condo boards clamping down on cannabis before legalization.

Contraception illustration

Why contraception specifically? Because unintended pregnancy isn't just an individual concern — it's a public health issue.


Canada is among three Western nations that will accept hundreds of volunteer emergency workers that Israeli forces plucked from Syria under the cover of darkness in a dramatic international rescue, CBC News has learned.

Supermarket Standoff

Police in Los Angeles have arrested a man who took hostages and barricaded himself inside a Trader Joe's grocery store, ending a three-hour standoff during which he fatally shot a woman, authorities say.

Britain Royals

A picture of a smiling Prince George was released by the royal family on Saturday as Queen Elizabeth's great grandson, who is third in line to the throne, prepares to celebrate his fifth birthday.


French tightrope artist Tatiana-Mosio Bongonga impressed hundreds of Parisians on Saturday with a performance that featured a walk on a rope suspended 35 metres above the ground in the city's hilly northern district of Montmartre.

Sledge Hockey Straz

Humboldt Bronco Ryan Straschnitzki returned to the ice Friday in Okotoks, Alta. — as a sledge hockey player.

Italy Fiat Chrysler

Fiat Chrysler Automobile announced Saturday that CEO Sergio Marchionne's health had suddenly deteriorated following surgery and that its board of directors had chosen Jeep executive Mike Manley to replace him.

Missouri Boat Accident

A private inspector said Saturday that he warned the company operating duck boats on a Missouri lake about design flaws putting the watercraft at greater risk of sinking, less than a year before the accident that killed 17 people during a sudden storm.

Camp Cloud

The deadline to vacate Camp Cloud was at 6 a.m. Saturday, but the anti-pipeline protesters remain.


A high-profile veterans advocate is suing the veterans affairs minister for defamation. Sean Bruyea claims Seamus O'Regan defamed him in a column about the Liberal government's plan to give injured soldiers the option of a lump sum compensation payment — or a pension for life.

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Crow researcher Kaeli Swift says Vancouver residents do a great job co-existing with the local crow population.

Vic high Neighbourhood Learning Centre + seismic

The Greater Victoria School District is preparing to create new spaces for child care on its property.


Police believe the suspect and victims all knew each other, so they are not searching for any more suspects.


The second time paint thinner was poured over Jenn Carter's camper van, which is also her home, she began to feel targeted.

 Rabia Ahmed

Prince Rupert used to pride itself on being the "halibut capital of the world," but it's becoming harder to get a line on fresh seafood in the port city on B.C.’s northwest coast.

1001 Steps Surrey B.C. flowers on rock at gate

Firefighters and locals are preaching safety after a teen aged boy had to be lifted to safety from a popular beach overnight Friday in South Surrey.

Stolen bike

As Vancouver enjoys a run of warm weather, more people are taking to their bikes to enjoy the sun. And with more people out on bikes, there's more opportunity for thieves to make a quick buck.

Surrey Fraser Docks Google Maps

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 502 says a mechanic, who is described as a man in his 40s, was crushed Saturday by a piece of equipment he was working on.

Highway 4 Port Alberni Sproat Lake fire

Just before 8 p.m. PT, the roadway completely reopened, but with officials warning about smoke in the area. The Coastal Fire Centre says the cause of the fire is under investigation.

Rainfall map B.C. peace region July 20 2018

Officials say the Pine River and its tributaries are approaching levels similar to June 2016, when parts of Dawson Creek were washed out.

Harbour Seal

A kayaker says a harbour seal attacked her and two other paddlers early last week in Broughton Archipelago Provincial Park.


Nicolas Lodeiro scored twice in the first half in the Seattle Sounders' 2-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday.

Empress Hotel

On the heels of the City of Vancouver’s announcement that it will be hiring a music advocate, a Victoria venue owner is encouraging local government to take similar actions to save the city’s music scene.

Shagufta and Aslam

Being Muslim: The Gendered Experience is a panel discussion presented by the Vancouver Biennale.

Chinatown Pretty 1

The popular San Francisco-based blog Chinatown Pretty visits Vancouver to showcase the city's best-dressed seniors.

Patio vancouver

Patio season is in full swing in Vancouver, but a staffing shortage is causing some restaurants to keep some tables empty — despite some lineups snaking down the block.

cfia recall no name chicken nuggets ritz bits

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is recalling "Ritz bits" sandwich crackers and No Name chicken nuggets for risk of salmonella contamination.

Peachland Summerland wildfire

Though the fire danger rating remains "high" for most of the southern half of B.C., as 123 known fires continue to burn across the province, many evacuation orders are being downgraded to alerts.

Camp Cloud

The deadline to vacate Camp Cloud was at 6 a.m. Saturday, but the anti-pipeline protesters remain.

Traffic Vancouver

Crews are working overnight Saturday on bridge maintenance, which officials say will cause traffic and delays.

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Spectators continue to taunt Chris Froome along the roads of the Tour de France after the four-time champion was cleared of doping.


Eric Rogers and Kamar Jorden caught touchdown passes from quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell to lead the Calgary Stampeders to a 25-8 win over the Montreal Alouettes on Saturday.

Intimidated yet? New Zealand does the haka after winning Rugby World Cup championship

New Zealand won the women's Rugby World Cup sevens championship, and wowed the crowd by doing the haka to commemorate their victory. Intimidated yet?

Rugby World Cup Sevens Canada

The Rugby World Cup Sevens is undoubtedly a massive platform for the game, but several key members of the Canadian rugby community know that there are significant challenges facing the sport in their country.

Rugby World Cup 7s musical: Plays of the day, July 21

Relive the second day of the Rugby World Cup sevens tournament from San Francisco, watching the plays of the day in a musical montage.


Markus Thormeyer is piling up the medals at the 2018 Canadian Swimming Trials. The Delta, B.C. product became the most successful athlete to date at the 2018 Trials on Saturday, winning his third gold and fourth medal at the event.


Jonathan Osorio broke a tie in the 65th minute and Toronto FC held on to beat the Chicago Fire 2-1 on Saturday night.

Sledge Hockey Straz

Humboldt Bronco Ryan Straschnitzki returned to the ice Friday in Okotoks, Alta. — as a sledge hockey player.


Former world championship silver medal-winning wrestler Dori Yeats has retired from the sport. The 24-year-old Montreal native used social media to make the announcement Friday.


Thomas Schreiber scored his third goal of the game in the final second of play as the United States edged Canada 9-8 on Saturday to win the world field lacrosse championship.


The Vegas Golden Knights have resolved a trademark dispute with the U.S. Army over the NHL franchise's name and gold and black colours.

Demar DeRozan

Native Californian DeMar DeRozan posted a heartfelt note on Instagram Saturday, addressed to the fans who cheered for him during his nine seasons with the Toronto Raptors.

Rugby Sevens New Zealand Haka

The women's Rugby World Cup Sevens trophy will remain in Kiwi hands after New Zealand successfully defended its title with a 29-0 win over France on Saturday.


Road to the Olympic Games is our weekly program spotlighting the best high performance athletes from Canada and around the world. Watch coverage of Day 2 the IAAF track and field Diamond League series event in London beginning at 1 p.m. ET.


Follow CBC Sports reporter Ben Blum's live dispatches from San Francisco as the world's top men's and women's teams battle for rugby sevens supremacy.


CBC Sports is providing a free live stream of the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens from San Francisco. Today's coverage includes the men's championship bronze and gold matches.


CBC sports is providing a free live stream of the 2018 Canadian swimming trials, resuming on Saturday at noon ET through to the end of the competition on Sunday.


CBC Sports is providing a free live stream of the Canada Cup Women's International Softball Championships from Surrey, B.C., beginning on July 14th through to the bronze and gold medal matches on July 22.


CBC Sports is providing live coverage of Team Canada at the IFAF World U19 Football Championship in Mexico City.


Stay up to date on the Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 with the full schedules and results for both the men's and women's tournaments in San Francisco.

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