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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived Tuesday in Saudi Arabia for talks with King Salman over the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, who vanished two weeks ago during a visit to the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul.

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Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, whose government faces a crucial byelection that could weaken its grip on power, said on Tuesday Canberra was open to recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital and shifting its embassy there.

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A U.S. federal judge has dismissed porn actress Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump.

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Microsoft's co-founder Paul Allen, who had been suffering from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a form of cancer, died at 65 on Monday, his family said.

Arctic Report Card

MPs spent their first day back after Thanksgiving break debating the perils of climate change.

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said today he has real concerns about allegations linked to the disappearance of prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a man who has written extensively about human rights abuses by the oil-rich kingdom's ruling royal family.

Operation Vaccin, holiday roadblock

The RCMP is expecting its national forensic labs to be flooded with blood test requests over the next four years as Canada's new impaired driving laws mature.

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U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has released the results of a DNA analysis that she says indicates she has some Native American heritage, a direct rebuttal to U.S. President Donald Trump, who has long mocked her ancestral claims and repeatedly referred to her as "Pocahontas."

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A 15-year-old boy has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in connection to Regina's fifth homicide of 2018.

Cybercrime Report 20181015

The survey found that more than one in five companies said they were impacted by a cyberattack last year, with large businesses more than twice as likely as small ones to be apparent targets.

Vancouver police Chief Adam Palmer

Vancouver Police Chief Adam Palmer, president of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police, says police forces across the country are prepared for Wednesday, when recreational cannabis becomes legal.

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U.S. President Donald Trump is backing off his claim that climate change is a hoax but says he doesn't know if humans are causing global warming, and he suggests that the climate will "change back again."

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A man who swam naked at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in downtown Toronto late Friday is wanted in a violent assault earlier in the evening, Toronto police say.

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Young people who use cannabis and drive are at greater risk of being in involved in a vehicular collision even if five hours have passed since inhaling it, according to a McGill University study.

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Dennis Oland has again pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder in the 2011 bludgeoning death of his father multimillionaire Richard Oland.

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The U.S. midterm elections are only weeks away, and political prognosticators think the controversial confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court could have a negative impact on the Democrats.

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Pot becomes legal on Wednesday, but the rules vary widely across the country, with some provinces allowing private retail sales and others putting recreational cannabis under the control of government-run monopolies. Here's a guide to the rules.

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U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump have travelled to Florida's storm-ravaged Panhandle and to Georgia to see the destruction caused by deadly Hurricane Michael.

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Current and former employees describe how incentive systems at call centres for Rogers, Fido and Bell mean agents who decrease service plans suffer penalties, leading to a culture of "doing as little as possible" for the customer.

The Sisters Project

Photographer Alia Youssef is using her art to challenge the way many Canadians picture Muslim women.

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Kelowna mayoral debate

Kelowna's four mayoral candidates squared off on topics of homelessness, transportation and leadership in an election debate Monday afternoon.

Prince George explosion

B.C. could be feeling the effects of last week’s natural gas pipeline explosion much longer than previously revealed. The province’s natural gas utility, FortisBC, now says it could be months— rather than weeks— before the end of voluntary natural gas rationing.

Minister Mungall's baby

Energy Minister Michelle Mungall's baby is the first infant in the chamber since legislation was passed to allow children under the age of two to attend with their parents.

Seymour River

The original Seymour River crossing was removed and the popular hiking destination deemed off limits after a downstream rock slide caused localized flooding in 2014.

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William Schneider abruptly pleaded guilty to interfering with human remains near end of trial, as closing arguments were set to begin.

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An 84-year-old pedestrian who was hit by a vehicle Saturday at Canada Way and Ulser Street in Burnaby has died from his injuries.

Old Fort slide

BC Hydro says the Site C megaproject construction site in northeastern B.C. is safe from landslides, despite calls for an independent safety review from a retired dam engineer.

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A new study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal shows teenage girls in B.C. are waiting longer to have sex and are more likely to use contraception than they were before the HPV vaccine was made available in public schools in 2008.

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Lists of candidates with voting recommendations are floating around social media ahead of municipal elections, but Coquitlam's mayor says his position is being misrepresented.

UBC and CBC host mayoral election debates

It’s a busy CBC day in Kelowna ahead of the municipal elections.

Vancouver police Chief Adam Palmer

Vancouver Police Chief Adam Palmer, president of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police, says police forces across the country are prepared for Wednesday, when recreational cannabis becomes legal.

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Only one government-approved marijuana dispensary will be open in B.C. on Wednesday, when recreational cannabis becomes legal. Mike Farnworth, solicitor general and minister of public safety, says the public can expect more pot shops in the months ahead.

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Four people have been displaced, but are uninjured.

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Twins Jaxon and Axel weighed less than three kilograms combined when born more than two months premature. The pair spent 147 days in a neonatal care unit. Now their parents are home with them and sharing their experiences with twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome.

Old Fort landslide

Some residents in the landslide-threatened community of Old Fort have been granted permission from the Peace River Regional District to return home temporarily to collect belongings and prepare their homes for winter.

Chiropractor autism ADHD claims

There is no acceptable scientific evidence that chiropractors can treat Alzheimer's disease, cancer, diabetes, infertility, infections, autism, ADHD or Down syndrome. And yet, some practitioners in this province claim they can.

Wanted Shark Tank Jumper

A man who swam naked at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in downtown Toronto late Friday is wanted in a violent assault earlier in the evening, Toronto police say.

ICBC road tests

ICBC made its road tests more challenging in 2016. Now, wait times to take one have soared to 58 days. But the corporation says the main factor driving the problem is people showing up unprepared to take the test, not a lack of driver examiners.

Vancouver city hall

The City of Vancouver is lowering the temperature in some of its city-staff occupied buildings, recreation centres and public library following a pipeline rupture near Prince George, B.C.

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London Drugs is apologizing for a human error that resulted in three-year-old Charlie Cherriere taking five times the amount of the drug he was prescribed. He survived due to his mother's quick action, but his family is advocating for others to be vigilant with prescriptions.

Sports News

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Jhoulys Chacin combined with four relievers on a five-hitter, Orlando Arcia hit a two-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0 on Monday to take a 2-1 lead in the NL Championship Series.

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Tomas Plekanec scored in his 1,000th game as the Montreal Canadiens easily defeated the visiting Detroit Red Wings 7-3 on Monday night.

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Craig Anderson made 37 saves and Ottawa scored three times in the third period as the Senators downed the Dallas Stars 4-1 on Monday.

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Garret Sparks made 33 saves in a surprise start and Kasperi Kapanen scored twice as the Toronto Maple Leafs stretched their winning streak to five games with a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Monday night.

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Twelve senior players on Kenya's first men's hockey team were treated to the trip of a lifetime when Tim Hortons' brought them to Canada to play alongside two surprise NHL guests.

Canadian women win rugby sevens bronze at Youth Olympics

Carmen Izyk scored with 1:30 remaining to give Canada a 24-19 win over Colombia.

Paul Allen Republican Contributions

Microsoft's co-founder Paul Allen, who had been suffering from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a form of cancer, died at 65 on Monday, his family said.

Miller Retires Golf

Johnny Miller is retiring as the lead golf analyst for NBC Sports after three decades of giving viewers his unfiltered views.

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The Toronto Maple Leafs say goaltender Frederik Andersen is day-to-day with a knee injury.

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A changing of the guard is under way with the Canadian men's soccer team with Scott Arfield taking over as permanent captain from Atiba Hutchinson.

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Calgary's mayor said Monday that he never asked the provincial government to chip in $1 billion toward the 2026 Winter Olympics.

McKinnon wins gold

Dr. Rachel McKinnon is the first transgender woman to win a world championship after she finished first at the UCI Track Cycling World Championship on Sunday.

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The Vancouver Canucks say rookie forward Elias Pettersson is in concussion protocol while centre Jay Beagle is out six weeks with a broken forearm.

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Toronto Wolfpack forwards Cory Paterson and Richard Whiting have announced their retirement from rugby league.

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver will be at Oracle Arena on Tuesday night, handing the Golden State Warriors what will be their third set of championship rings from the last four seasons, but the team isn't ready to pack in its dominance just yet.

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Pittsburgh Penguins defenceman Justin Schultz will miss the next four months because of a fractured left leg. The NHL team announced Monday that Schultz underwent surgery Sunday and will be out until February.

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Wayne Gretzky's jersey identified him on the ice as No. 99, but the goals he scored made him the number-one all-time scorer.

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The "itch" to compete has returned for Canadian pole vaulter Alysha Newman, whose training for the 2019 season begins in earnest Monday, nearly five months after the 2018 Commonwealth Games champion was felled by a left knee injury.

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CBC Sports is home to all the coverage of the third Youth Olympic Games starting Saturday and running through Oct. 18.

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Watch action from the 2018 Youth Olympic Games from Buenos Aires, Argentina. Canada has 72 athletes competing in the third edition of the Summer Games, which features sports ranging from track and field to break dancing.

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