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Mosque anniversary - Rachid Raffa

Muslims from three generations reflect on the year that has passed since the deadly shooting at a Quebec City mosque on Jan. 29, 2017, which left six dead.

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An index compiled by the insurance industry indicates extreme weather in Canada is falling outside the range of normal variability more frequently.

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U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan says the House of Representatives would accept a bill funding the government through Feb. 8 and ending the current shutdown of federal agencies, if the Senate can pass the measure.

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BC Hydro crews are working to restore electricity for thousands of customers on the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island.

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It's easy to dismiss the Screen Actors Guild Awards as just another Hollywood accolade, but this year's show is trying to add heft to women's empowerment.

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Police in Newfoundland and Labrador have had so many calls about a CRA scam already this year that they're asking people to call only if they've lost money. Meanwhile, one N.L. woman duped by a text version of the scam is worried about identity theft after sharing her personal information.

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A Taliban assault on the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghanistan's capital killed at least 18 people, including 14 foreigners, and pinned security forces down for more than 13 hours before the last attacker was killed on Sunday.

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Miss something this week? Don't panic. CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need.

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Less than half the foreign nationals forced to leave Canada last year did so voluntarily and paid their own way home, according to data from the border services agency. Some advocates say the government should provide financial assistance to help migrants resettle back home.

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A yearly increase to the federal tax on beer that's set to start in April has brewers in Canada warning of climbing prices as "severe" threats face the beer economy.

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NGOs and voices within the United Nations are calling for the reform of the committee tasked with accrediting non-governmental organizations, saying it has become a political tool to block rather than bolster their participation.

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One year into Donald Trump’s U.S. presidency, CBC Radio’s World at Six returns to Miami and finds supporters inspired by his actions and opponents troubled by what they have seen out of the White House.

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The head of Speed Skating Canada tells CBC News the organization is investigating “substantive” complaints against its head coach, Michael Crowe.

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The former railway executive in charge of Montreal, Maine and Atlantic (MMA) is speaking out after the acquittal of three of his former employees charged with criminal negligence causing death in the 2013 Lac-Mégantic rail disaster.

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Thousands of Canadians took to the streets Saturday on the one-year anniversary of the Women's March — part of an estimated 250 rallies planned for Saturday and Sunday in Canada, the United States and around the world.

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A Mount Royal University student and the former captain of its hockey team has been charged in a brutal attack on an MRU professor after a break-in at her Calgary home last weekend, CBC News has learned.

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He can't get air time on state TV and is banned from Russia's March election. But opposition politician Alexei Navalny, an anti-corruption crusader and lawyer, is still attracting attention from young Russians through social media.

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Private investigators believe that the billionaire Toronto couple found dead in December were murdered by multiple killers, a source with direct knowledge of the parallel probe into their mysterious deaths told CBC Toronto.

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Republicans and Democrats are blaming each other for the congressional failure to pass a bill to continue funding for U.S. federal agencies and prevent some of them from shutting down.

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As the Competition Bureau’s investigation into price-fixing in the Canadian bread industry continues, here’s a look at how price-fixing works and how prevalent it is in Canada.

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A farm in Central Saanich intended to rehabilitate the homeless now faces imminent closure.

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Three people have been involved in accidents in four days, with one being fatal. In the latest — a hit and run — police are asking for tips to locate a black Dodge Charger.

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Mt. Washington was hit with over 100 centimetres of snow in the past 24 hours, forcing the resort to close for business Sunday due to dangerous conditions.

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Winter can be a prime time for pruning and Master Gardener Brian Minter has tips to help you cut through some of the damage that the season may have caused.

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An index compiled by the insurance industry indicates extreme weather in Canada is falling outside the range of normal variability more frequently.

Zandra Ross

A new yoga course in Prince George teaches that the path to inner peace is through outward profanity.

Debra Smilski, left and Jeff Quibell, Falcon Engineering lead geo-exchange engineer at VIU

Flooded mine shafts under Nanaimo university campus will be used for heat exchange in the first phase of a geoexchange project that has attracted interest from as far away as Scotland.

John Fredericks

He's slept in a tree house, under trees and in tents. But now John Fredericks has fashioned himself a new home he hopes won't be destroyed by the city.

Slocan Community Health Centre

A hospital in the small community of New Denver, B.C., will continue to have 24-hour emergency room care after Interior Health delayed cutbacks.

Wind storm Jan. 2018

BC Hydro crews are working to restore electricity for thousands of customers on the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island.

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Many people in the Lower Mainland are desensitized to gang-related violence that operates in relative obscurity. But when that violence is pushed into the public eye, residents are reminded of the deadly toll it can have.

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A B.C. logger who claims that the provincial government contravened the Human Rights Code after revoking a job offer will have his case heard at the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal.

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A large lamp post just missed Jasmine Olson's windshield, when a gust of wind knocked it down on top of her car while she was stopped at a red light.

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Jesse Puljujarvi had a goal and two assists and Patrick Maroon scored twice as the Edmonton Oilers had a strong showing in their return from a week-long break, defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Saturday.

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Adventure Smart B.C. says its surprised by how few people actually check conditions before heading into the backcountry.

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Curbing raw log exports to boost jobs in B.C.’s forestry industry has been a focus of previous provincial governments and continues to be an issue of focus for Premier John Horgan during his first year in power.

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Legendary blues musician Jim Byrnes takes a little musical detour with Hot Air host Margaret Gallagher to share some of his jazz favourites.

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The victim is a 24-year-old from Abbotsford.

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The March On Vancouver drew large crowds to downtown Vancouver to rally for women's rights.

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A series of crashes left Canada off the podium in the last ski cross World Cup before the Pyeongchang Games, and one ended one athlete's Olympic dreams completely.

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Patriots beat Jaguars 24-20 in AFC championship game, advance to eighth Super Bowl for coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady.

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Canadian pilot Justin Kripps finished seventh in the 4-man bobsleigh race at the final event of the season in Konigssee, Germany on Sunday. As a result, Kripps concluded the season fourth in the overall standings, just one point shy of earning the bronze Crystal Globe.

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Chelsea Carey won the Canadian Open curling tournament Sunday, downing Michelle Englot 10-5. Carey scored four in the eighth end to turn a close game into a blowout.

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After recovering from a training crash which left him needing 62 stitches, American snowboarder Shaun White is backing himself to win the halfpipe gold in Pyeongchang next month even though he will be facing off against rivals who grew up idolizing him.

Canadians Odine, Bergermann win bronze in Snowboard Cross team event

Meryeta Odine and Zoe Bergermann won a bronze medal in the FIS Snowboard Cross World Cup women's team event in Erzurum, Turkey

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Former Oilers player Paul Coffey is rejoining the organization as a skills and development coach, the team said in a media release Sunday.

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Jim Johannson, the general manager of the U.S. Olympic men's hockey team, has died just a couple weeks before the start of the Pyeongchang Games. He was 53.

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Ivanie Blondin topped the field in the women's 3,000-metre race at the World Cup event on Sunday in Erfurt, Germany. The Ottawa native clocked in a time of three minutes 59.47 seconds, edging out Antoinette de Jong of the Netherlands by 0.59 seconds.

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Henrik Kristoffersen of Norway finally won his first World Cup slalom of the season Sunday, ending Marcel Hirscher's five-race winning streak.

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Lara Gut won the final World Cup super-G before the Olympics on Sunday, signalling a return to form after knee surgery last season.

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Jesse Puljujarvi had a goal and two assists and Patrick Maroon scored twice as the Edmonton Oilers had a strong showing in their return from a week-long break, defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Saturday.

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Caroline Wozniacki is continuing to cash in on her second chance at the Australian Open, reaching the quarter-finals here for the first time since 2012 with a 6-3, 6-0 win over Magdelana Rybaricova on Sunday.

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The finals are set at the Canadian Open. Winnipeg's Michelle Englot toppled Sochi Olympic gold medallist Jennifer Jones 10-4 in the semi-finals on Saturday to grab her spot in the championship draw at the fourth Grand Slam of Curling event of the season.

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Connor Carrick scored the winner as the Toronto Maple Leafs erased a two-goal deficit in the third period Saturday to defeat the Ottawa Senators 4-3.

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David Pastrnak scored two goals and set up another as the Boston Bruins defeated Montreal on Saturday night 4-1 to sweep a set of three games in an eight-day period over the Canadiens.

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The head of Speed Skating Canada tells CBC News the organization is investigating “substantive” complaints against its head coach, Michael Crowe.

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A series of crashes left Canada off the podium in the last ski cross World Cup before the Pyeongchang Games, and one ended one athlete's Olympic dreams completely.

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Canada dominated the women's moguls on Saturday, grabbing four of the top six spots, including the gold and silver positions in Tremblant, Que. Montreal's Justine Dufour-Lapointe sat atop the podium with a score of 87.43, her first win of the season.

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Mikael Kingsbury finished on the podium, but for the first time in 357 days, someone was standing higher than the moguls great. Kingsbury, from Deux-Montagnes, Que., had a streak of 13 straight wins, dating back all the way to his last loss on Jan. 28, 2017.

How I Tape My Stick | Emily Clark

Women's National team member Emily Clark doesn't talk to her own stick, but she's been known to give a few words of encouragement to a fellow teammate's.

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