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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 are spending 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.

US Elizabeth Warren Heritage

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.

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A closer look at the day's most notable stories with The National's Jonathon Gatehouse: Yemen spirals towards world's worst famine in a century; pot producers are racing to build a following for their brands without running afoul of government regulations around cannabis marketing

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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A team of investigators has entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul for what Turkish officials called a joint inspection of the building where Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared nearly two weeks ago.

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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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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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A 2010 Transport Canada report that revealed that school buses “failed” safety tests and did not do enough to prevent “serious injuries” was kept hidden from the public,The Fifth Estate has learned.

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With only days to go before recreational cannabis use becomes legal in Canada, Parliament Hill's own rules governing marijuana in the workplace are a confusing patchwork — or, in some instances, nonexistent.

Germany Royal Wedding Frenzy

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle arrived in Sydney on Monday for a 16-day tour of Australia and the South Pacific, just hours before Kensington Palace announced that the royal couple are expecting a child in the spring.

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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.

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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.

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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 and recommendations on who to vote for are floating around social media ahead of the 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.

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Affordable housing is a hot topic among mayoral candidates in some Vancouver Island municipalities as election day approaches.

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Victoria has shed its sleepy reputation as home to "newlyweds and nearly deads" and ushered in a more urban, modern vibe.

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.

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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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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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'It feels pretty good,' says Jonathan Sedman, whose son was born a day after he was critically injured at a Vancouver Island racetrack.

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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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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.

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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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Toronto FC midfielder Víctor Vázquez is done for the season after having arthroscopic knee surgery. He has had chronic knee problems in his career but was also dogged by a nerve issue and a sore back this season.

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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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The Blue Jays will close out their 2019 pre-season schedule with a pair of games in Montreal against the Milwaukee Brewers. Toronto's regular-season opener is set for March 28 against the visiting Detroit Tigers.

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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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Dodgers manager Dave Roberts came into the post-season willing to let his starters go deeper into games. He has yet to find someone who can stick around.

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They began playing together at age 12 and now years later Lucas Cavallini and Jonathan Osorio remain fast friends and roommates while on national team duty as they prepare for Canada's CONCACAF Nations League qualifying game Tuesday against Dominica in Toronto.

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Florida Panthers defenceman Michael Matheson may be facing supplemental discipline after his hit on Vancouver Canucks rookie Elias Pettersson on Saturday night. Matheson has a hearing scheduled on Monday with the NHL's Department of Player Safety.

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CBC Sports will offer live-streaming coverage of the Canad Inns Men's Curling Classic from Portage la Prairie, Man., tonight at 6 p.m. ET.

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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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