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Auto theft is up six per cent across the country, according to a report released Tuesday by the Insurance Bureau of Canada. Ford F-series trucks are at the top of the latest annual list.

Basel Alzoubi

Three years ago today, the first government plane filled with Syrian refugees touched down in Canada. Now, those first arrivals are eligible to apply for Canadian citizenship.

Canadian Border Services Agency

The Canada Border Services Agency is looking at getting back into the reality TV show game, just two years after the federal privacy commissioner said the agency's show broke the law.

Nursing Home Probe 20170113

The family of a London, Ont., woman has won a court order compelling police to hand over details about the criminal investigation into the death of their mother at a care home where serial killer Elizabeth Wettlaufer was working, CBC News has learned.

Toronto Council Cut 20180913

For a party that campaigned on cutting the waste, the PCs appear to be wasting a lot on hasty efforts to save a little. Penny-wise and pound foolish "for the people," I guess.


British Prime Minister Theresa May will seek German Chancellor Angela Merkel's support for changes to the Brexit deal in a last minute bid to avoid a disorderly exit that would silt up the arteries of trade and roil financial markets.

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New Zealand's government on Tuesday passed a law that will make medical marijuana widely available for thousands of patients over time.


China and the United States discussed the road map for the next stage of their trade talks on Tuesday, during a telephone call between Vice Premier Liu He and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou

The embattled CFO of Huawei is expected to learn whether or not she will make bail in Vancouver. The answer may come down to the immigration status of her venture capitalist husband.

Wanzhou Meng

As China continues to threaten Canada with unnamed “consequences” if it doesn't release the chief financial officer of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, some in Canada’s business community are openly worried about what’s coming next.

Fearless Girl

The Fearless Girl statue has been moved to her new permanent home in front of the New York Stock Exchange.

Drayton Valley

A delegation from Drayton Valley braved freezing rain Monday to deliver bags of letters addressed to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the Alberta legislature.

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When Veterans Affairs Minister Seamus O’Regan left journalism, he said it was “a shock to his system,” a painful time in his life that gave him insight into how members of the Canadian military feel as they take off their uniforms for the last time.

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Postal workers in Canada are delivering parcels seven days a week to ensure they will be in time for the holidays, says Canada Post's largest union.

Khadr Bail 20181210

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr wants a Canadian passport to travel to Saudi Arabia and permission to speak to his controversial sister.


Just weeks after child killer Terri-Lynne McClintic was returned to prison after being transferred to an Indigenous healing lodge, the victim's father has learned that her co-conspirator in the murder, Michael Rafferty, was transferred to a medium security prison in March.


A closer look at the day's most notable stories with The National's Jonathon Gatehouse: Trump at odds with other nations over climate change at COP24; a team of experts takes a fresh look at the unsolved bombing of CP flight 21 in B.C.

Trump Russia Probe

U.S. President Donald Trump has defended hush money payments reported by his former lawyer, responding a day after Democratic lawmakers said Trump could face impeachment and jail time if the transactions are proven to violate campaign finance laws.

Anna-Maria Mountfort creator Mimitens

A Toronto designer says a major snowboard company ordered a pair of her no-slip mittens for kids, then started selling a similar product the following year, highlighting a problem faced by many independent designers as they try to protect their designs while looking for customers.

Mike Abani

Debt collectors are demanding Sears customers continue to pay for extended warranties even though the department store has gone out of business and will not honour them.

BC News

CBC | British Columbia News

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Lisa Helps plans to ask city councillors to support her intention to inform the B.C. Lottery Corporation that Victoria is no longer interested.

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou

The embattled CFO of Huawei is expected to learn whether or not she will make bail in Vancouver. The answer may come down to the immigration status of her venture capitalist husband.

Brian Bonney

A special prosecutor says he has not approved charges recommended by the RCMP following the B.C. Liberal government's 2012 leadership election because the evidence fell short of the required standard.

Jake Costello and Stephen Hui

The North Shore ski hills could accumulate more than a metre of snow by Friday, according to CBC meteorologist Johanna Wagstaffe.

China US Trade

Susan Yurkovich, the president of the Council of Forest Industries, says long-standing business relations with China are separate from what's unfolding in a Vancouver courtroom where Meng Wanzhou has applied for bail.

Hilary Horlock

I met you at a gas station in September 2015. A few months earlier, in June, I had been diagnosed with breast cancer and was going through the typical course of treatment: surgery, then chemotherapy and then radiation.

David Singh Tucker

David Tucker was being held at the Surrey Pretrial Centre, facing multiple charges related to violent sexual attacks at the University of British Columbia, a few months before his death.

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Construction of a new cannabis store on Williams Lake Indian Band land is underway, making it among the first to be located on reserve land in B.C.

HKO Canada Juniors Showcase 20180730

​After missing out on wearing the Maple Leaf in last year's world junior hockey championship, up-and-coming goalie Mike DiPietro set an alert on his phone to act as motivation. "Got cut from world juniors," it read.

Rene St. Onge

The B.C. Snowmobile Federation has identified Rene St. Onge as the 51-year-old snowmobile guide who died after a snowmobiling accident in the Shuswap area of B.C. Sunday.

Humpback Whales

A new alert system is launching off B.C.'s coast to warn large vessels about nearby whales, with the aim of reducing the number hit by boats.

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A Vancouver man who works at a recycling depot and helps binners exchange the bottles and cans they collect each day is hoping to keep people a little warmer this winter.

Fin Donelly head and shoulders shot 2015 election

​New Democrat MP Fin Donnelly has added his name to the growing list of incumbent NDP MPs who will not be seeking re-election in 2019.

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Isaac Deo was seven years old when a branch hit him in the eye at Nootka Elementary School.

Anonymous child abuse fence

A non-verbal 12-year-old boy who was in the ministry system was discovered naked, filthy, severely malnourished, unable to walk and living in a bedroom filled with feces and garbage.


In Monday's bail hearing for embattled chief financial officer of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, her lawyer argued that nothing less than the dignity of her home country will be on the line if she makes bail.


Victoria police Const. Cody Lapierre said the man was so impaired he could not provide a breath sample.

Scott Bissell

A B.C. man whose Florida vacation was ruined after Air Canada lost his luggage, says agents never told him he could claim up to $2,100 for necessities while away. An airline passenger rights advocate says Air Canada is ‘lying’ to passengers to avoid paying compensation that is rightfully owed.

CBC Open House 2018

CBC Vancouver hosted its 32nd annual open house and Food Bank Day on Dec. 7.

A fracking site near Grande Prairie Alberta

Seismologist Honn Kao of Natural Resources Canada explains how researchers determine if seismic activity is caused by industrial activity, after fracking operations near Fort St. John were suspended while regulators investigate a 4.5 magnitude earthquake in the region.

Sports News

CBC | Sports News


Bobby Wagner blocked Dan Bailey's field goal attempt midway through the fourth quarter, sparking the Seahawks to two late touchdowns and a 21-7 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Monday night, Seattle's fourth straight victory.

Rangers Lightning Hockey

Steven Stamkos had three goals to become the first player from the 2008 draft to reach 700 points, and the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning won their seventh consecutive game by beating the New York Rangers 6-3 on Monday night.


After a disappointing 10-14-4 start to the season, the St. Louis Blues are now taking their frustration out on each other as tensions spilled over in Monday's practice.

Nelson Lugela Mylan Hicks

The prosecution has wrapped up its case against the man accused of fatally shooting a member of the Calgary Stampeders two years ago.

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Toronto FC's Sebastian Giovinco and Jonathan Osorio are up for CONCACAF male player of the year while Seattle Reign forward Adriana Leon, like Osorio a Canadian international, is nominated for top female player.


The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed defenceman Calle Rosen to a two-year, one-way contract extension worth an annual average value of $750,000 US.

HKO Canada Juniors Showcase 20180730

​After missing out on wearing the Maple Leaf in last year's world junior hockey championship, up-and-coming goalie Mike DiPietro set an alert on his phone to act as motivation. "Got cut from world juniors," it read.


The U.S. Olympic Committee has fired chief of sport performance Alan Ashley in the wake of an independent report that said neither he nor former CEO Scott Blackmun elevated concerns about the Larry Nassar sex abuse allegations when they were first reported to them.

Khabib Conor photo

Nevada fight regulators have postponed hearings on the suspensions of Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov for a brawl after UFC 229 in Las Vegas


Watch live on Tuesday morning at 6 a.m. ET as CBC Sports has the semifinals and finals live streaming coverage of the world short-course swim championships in Hangzhou, China.

Raheem Sterling photo

Chelsea says four people have been suspended from attending the team's matches amid a police investigation into whether Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling was racially abused at Stamford Bridge.

Warriors photo

The three-time NBA champion Golden State Warriors are the fourth team to be honoured as Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of the Year . The Warriors join the 1980 U.S. hockey team, the 1999 U.S. Women's World Cup soccer squad and the 2004 Boston Red Sox as the other team honorees.


The annual off-season fight for pitching is on, and Dallas Keuchel is becoming one of the most coveted arms on the free-agent market, with the Toronto Blue Jays said to be interested in the former Houston Astros left-hander.


Corey Chamblin was named head coach of the Toronto Argonauts on Monday, returning to the CFL team he helped guide to a Grey Cup victory in 2017 as defensive co-ordinator.


Four-time Olympic medallist Chad le Clos threw his support Monday behind a planned new competition that is leading top swimmers to rebel against their own governing body.

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The 22-year-old from Hamilton recently announced the formation of Kia Nurse Elite, her own Nike-backed program that will play on the Elite Youth Basketball League circuit in the U.S. starting this summer.

Thrills & Spills: Top Moments from the ISU Grand Prix Final

CBC Sports recaps the winners from the ISU Grand Prix Final from Vancouver.


Toronto Maple Leafs forward Zach Hyman was suspended for two games by the NHL on Sunday following his hit on Boston Bruins defenceman Charlie McAvoy on Saturday night.

Medals in a Minute: Canadians bag 12 World Cup medals, here's where

Canadian winter athletes won a dozen World Cup medals this weekend in freestyle skiing, speed skating, luge and skeleton.


There's no questioning the will of Canadian ski cross racers Marielle Thompson and Brady Leman. It's part of the reason that both are Olympic champions and consistent threats on the World Cup circuit.

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