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The complaints commissioner at the Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM) has ruled that an incident where a 33-centimetre metal plate was left in the abdomen of a cancer patient was not caused by negligence on the part of staff.

LA Premiere of "The Breadwinner"

Angelina Jolie, an executive producer for the animated feature The Breadwinner, says the film draws attention to a critical international issue: women's empowerment.

KENNEDY CANADIAN VISIT

U.S. President Donald Trump says he doesn't plan to block the scheduled release of thousands of never publicly seen government documents related to President John F. Kennedy's assassination.

Special Const. Ningeok Killiktee

How social media helped solve the identity of this 'unknown' special constable from vintage photo.

BOMBARDIER-AIRBUS/CSERIES

Bombardier's strategic C Series partnership with Airbus should put it on stronger financial footing but it remains unclear what fate awaits its other commercial aircraft.

Hurricanes Relief Concert

All five living former U.S. presidents will be attending a concert Saturday night in a Texas college town, raising money for relief efforts from Hurricane Harvey's, Irma's and Maria's devastation in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Miranda Biletski

The University of Regina has been deemed negligent by a jury in a June 2005 accident that left Mianda Biletski a quadriplegic. Biletski and the Piranhas Swim Club were deemed not at fault in the same accident.

Trump The Fallen

A funeral service was held Saturday for a U.S. soldier whose combat death in Africa sparked a political spat between President Donald Trump and a Florida congresswoman.

SPAIN-POLITICS/CATALONIA

Catalonia's separatist leader wants the regional parliament to debate and vote on how to respond to what he called the Spanish government's "attempt to wipe out" Catalonia's autonomy.

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CBC senior investigative producer Harvey Cashore had never met Daphne Caruana Galizia, but he felt the impact of the investigative journalist's death when the news began to circulate last week. Cashore was interviewed for this week's edition of The Investigators with Diana Swain.

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In an intimate interview with the q's Tom Power, Mike and Patrick Downie share memories of their childhood with the Tragically Hip singer and their hope to carry on his work toward reconciliation.

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The Montreal transit agency says a bus driver who showed support for a protest against Quebec's new religious neutrality law will meet with a superior and could face disciplinary action.

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This week on The House, after a week long retreat on controversial tax changes proposals, and intense focus on the way he's managed his own wealth, Finance Minister Bill Morneau joins us to talk about how he plans the weather the political and ethical storm he's been going through. Then, we talk to the Conservative ethics critic, Peter Kent, and the NDP's Nathan Cullen. We also hear from The Insiders, Jaime Watt, Kathleen Monk and David Herle, about the controversy.

Adam Ahmed

Two years after he was stopped on his way to a hockey game and flagged as a possible security threat, Adam Ahmed’s fight to clear his name and that of hundreds of others is heading to Parliament Hill.

UN-ASSEMBLY/ZIMBABWE

Health organizations and health ministers around the world have condemned the appointment of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe as a "goodwill ambassador" for the World Health Organization. Now the WHO is reconsidering

blundstones

Blundstone boots have exploded in popularity across the country in the past five years, but just how popular are they, and why?

Amazon warehouse

Amazon's announcement earlier this year that it is on the hunt for a second headquarters set off a flurry of interest from cities across the continent, eager to be the online giant's next home away from home. With the deadline to apply now passed, what Canadian cities followed through and threw their hats into the ring?

Trudeau Bill 62

Over the course of three days this week, the prime minister was poked and prodded for a position on Quebec's Bill 62. Here's a look at his options should he choose to oppose the law.

Japan Election

People on Japan's political left have begun to worry about the right stirring up fears of war, the better to re-militarize and make changes to the country's pacifist constitution.

USA-BUSH/WEST POINT

It's a golden rule that ex-presidents don't criticize a successor. But George W. Bush and Barack Obama both took poorly veiled shots at Donald Trump this week, and some experts think the ex-president pile-on may have only just begun.

BC News

CBC | British Columbia News

karen magnussen

Karen Magnussen, who won a silver medal at the 1972 Olympics, says an ammonia leak at B.C. rink ended her coaching career in 2011.

G Day in Burnaby, 2017

At a time when stories of sexual harassment and abuse of women are daily news, an event was held in Burnaby, B.C., Friday to empower and celebrate girls as they transition from childhood to adolesence.

Pets OK BC

Pets OK BC, a grassroots advocacy group, is trying to remove what it says are unfair restrictions on pet owners

langley film upset

The Township of Langley touts itself as “one of the most film friendly municipalities in BC’s Lower Mainland,” but becoming a big hit with the film industry has also produced a new drama: conflict between those who want film shoots and those who don’t.

Empire Landmark

Hotel room essentials, a baby grand piano and even a complete bar set-up are all on sale at the Empire Landmark hotel in Vancouver. The now-shuttered hotel is liquidating thousands of items as the property prepares for redevelopment.

blots science lab

Canadian researchers say retraction should be 'instantaneous,' but note that's not always the case, and that flawed studies continue to live online.

blundstones

Blundstone boots have exploded in popularity across the country in the past five years, but just how popular are they, and why?

Amazon warehouse

Amazon's announcement earlier this year that it is on the hunt for a second headquarters set off a flurry of interest from cities across the continent, eager to be the online giant's next home away from home. With the deadline to apply now passed, what Canadian cities followed through and threw their hats into the ring?

Army & Navy

As department stores across the country close their doors, Army & Navy isn't calling it quits.

Horgan-Portables

B.C. is the only province that celebrates Family Day on the second Monday of February, but that could change.

Happy Place

Pamela Mala Sinha's new play puts a human face on trauma and even though it focuses on mental health, she says its humorous twists ensure it's far from depressing.

Suboxone

The new clinic will be first to provide opioid substitution therapy for residents of the rapidly growing West Shore communities.

Teck Centre

The Teck Acute Care Centre has a larger children's emergency department and an expanded neonatal unit.

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Rainfall and wind warnings have been issued by Environment Canada for Saturday's forecasted storm.

Vivid at the Yates Victoria condominiums

As Vancouver council votes to limit condo presales to local residents, Crown corporation B.C. Housing is supporting a different approach by a Victoria developer.

STOCK JAGMEET SINGH CHINATOWN VANCOUVER NDP NEW DEMOCRATIC PARTY LEADER

Singh spoke with Vancouver MP Jenny Kwan in Chinatown about issues like the opioid crsis, marijuana legalization and pipeline expansion projects.

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A British Columbia man whose wife was struck by a vehicle and killed nearly eight years ago has pleaded guilty to his part in her murder.

LANGLEY BODY FOUND DUMPSTER FIRE

The woman's body was found around 6 a.m. PT in the 20100-block of the Langley Bypass, while the fire department was extinguishing a dumpster fire.

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The BC Coroners Service has identified the three men killed after an ammonia leak as 59-year-old Wayne Hornquist, 52-year-old Lloyd Smith of Fernie and 46-year-old Jason Podloski of Turner Valley, Alberta.

Raymond Lee Caissie

Raymond Caissie has received an automatic life sentence with no parole for 17 years following his conviction for the second-degree murder of 17-year-old Serena Vermeersch in 2014.

Sports News

CBC | Sports News

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Wayne Simmonds scored on a feed from Valtteri Filppula with 2:15 left to break a tie and lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 2-1 victory over the slumping Edmonton Oilers on Saturday.

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The Houston Rockets may be without all-star point guard Chris Paul for weeks because of an injured left knee.

venus-williams

Venus Williams returns to the year-end WTA Finals for the first time since 2009 and will face Karolina Pliskova on Sunday. The top eight players in the world will play in the round-robin event, which features No. 1 Simona Halep.

Russia Figure Skating

Nathan Chen's technique trumped Yuzuru Hanyu's superiority in program components to win the men's event at the Rostelecom Cup, the first leg of this year's six Grand Prix figure skating competitions. Ottawa native Nam Nguyen finished seventh overall.

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Derek Grant scored the first two goals of his NHL career, getting the second while the Anaheim Ducks scored three goals in a 97-second span of the third period during a 6-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday night.

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The Saskatchewan Roughriders earned a playoff spot and won at McMahon Stadium for the first time since 2009 with a 30-7 victory over the Calgary Stampeders on Friday.

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Justin Verlander remained perfect with Houston, pitching seven shutout innings when the team needed him most, and Jose Altuve homered and drove in three runs as the Astros extended the AL Championship Series to a decisive Game 7 with a 7-1 win over the New York Yankees on Friday night.

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Reigning Olympic ski cross champion Marielle Thompson suffered a knee injury during a training run in Saas Fee, Switzerland.

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Ted-Jan Bloemen continued his strong long track World Cup trials on Friday, recording the second-best 10,000-metre time ever.

Hip Check: NHL admits mistake in Colorado Avalanche offside goal review

The league incorrectly took away the Avalanche's game-tying goal against the St. Louis Blues on Thursday, the first mistake of its kind since coach's challenges were added.

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The national anthem singer at the Brooklyn Nets' home opener took a knee at the end of her performance.

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Betting sites Bodog and Bet365 currently have the Toronto Maple Leafs listed as the Stanley Cup favourites for the current season. They know Toronto is cursed, right?

laverne-hennessy

Considering the late Gord Downie was an unabashed Bruins fan, you might think his favourite hockey player would have been a Boston legend like Bobby Orr, Ray Bourque or Cam Neely. But instead of a household name, the Tragically Hip singer's obscure choice was Laverne Hennessy.

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Vancouver Canucks defenceman Erik Gudbranson has been suspended one game for his hit on Boston Bruins forward Frank Vatrano on Thursday.

NLDS Nationals Baseball

Dusty Baker's time as the manager of the Washington Nationals is over after two seasons, two NL East titles and zero playoff series victories. The Nationals announced Friday that they would not be bringing Baker back.

de grasse

Andre De Grasse lost his final chance at beating Usain Bolt when he suffered a hamstring injury on the eve of the world track and field championships. But the emergence of American Christian Coleman has track fans salivating of a potentially new and exciting rivalry.

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With the Winter Olympics now just a few months away, rosters for the men's hockey event will begin to take shape over four upcoming international tournaments. Here's a glance at the top eight contenders.

HNIC Toronto at Ottawa, Minnesota at Calgary

CBC Sports will provide free live streams of all Hockey Night in Canada games, including the Maple Leafs visiting the Senators and the Flames hosting the Wild.

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Watch live on television and online at 7 p.m. ET as the Toronto Maple Leafs visit the Ottawa Senators on Hockey Night on Canada.

live field hockey

Watch action from the 2017 Indoor Field Hockey Pan American Cup.

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