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    'Harrowing' Cache Creek mudslides force dozens out of their homes

    'Harrowing' Cache Creek mudslides force dozens out of their homes


    Mudslides along Highway 99 have forced 24 people from the Bonaparte Indian Band out of their homes and at least five houses have extensive...

    Mudslides along Highway 99 have forced 24 people from the Bonaparte Indian Band out of their homes and at least five houses have extensive damage.

    NEB allows Trans Mountain to begin construction on parts of pipeline expansion

    NEB allows Trans Mountain to begin construction on parts of pipeline expansion


    The National Energy Board says Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC can start construction on sections of its pipeline expansion in Alberta and British...

    The National Energy Board says Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC can start construction on sections of its pipeline expansion in Alberta and British Columbia.

    Esther the Wonder Pig diagnosed with cancer

    Esther the Wonder Pig diagnosed with cancer


    A fundraiser that raked in more than half a million dollars to bring a large-animal CT scanner to Canada has turned out to be a lifesaver for Esther the Wonder...

    A fundraiser that raked in more than half a million dollars to bring a large-animal CT scanner to Canada has turned out to be a lifesaver for Esther the Wonder Pig.

    Tesla sues Ontario government, alleging customers denied incentives

    Tesla sues Ontario government, alleging customers denied incentives


    Tesla Motors Canada is suing the Ontario government, alleging it has suffered "substantial harm" and lost sales amid the cancellation of an electric vehicle...

    Tesla Motors Canada is suing the Ontario government, alleging it has suffered "substantial harm" and lost sales amid the cancellation of an electric vehicle rebate.

    Regina man says dog shot by police officer wanted to play

    Regina man says dog shot by police officer wanted to play


    ​On Wednesday, a Regina police officer shot a dog. Police say the officer felt threatened, but he dog's owner says the action was...

    ​On Wednesday, a Regina police officer shot a dog. Police say the officer felt threatened, but he dog's owner says the action was unwarranted.

    Liberal MP Iqra Khalid apologizes for giving award to alleged anti-Semite

    Liberal MP Iqra Khalid apologizes for giving award to alleged anti-Semite


    A Liberal MP is rescinding a community service award she gave to the public relations chief of Palestine House and is apologizing for bestowing the recognition in the first place after an outcry from the Canadian Jewish...

    A Liberal MP is rescinding a community service award she gave to the public relations chief of Palestine House and is apologizing for bestowing the recognition in the first place after an outcry from the Canadian Jewish community.

    Motive still unclear in highway shooting of German tourist

    Motive still unclear in highway shooting of German tourist


    The 60-year-old victim, whose name has not been released, was driving from Banff National Park on Aug. 2 with his wife, son and son's girlfriend when he was shot near the Morley rodeo grounds, about 55 kilometres west of...

    The 60-year-old victim, whose name has not been released, was driving from Banff National Park on Aug. 2 with his wife, son and son's girlfriend when he was shot near the Morley rodeo grounds, about 55 kilometres west of Calgary.

    Baloney Meter: Is flow of asylum seekers at Canada-U.S. border a 'crisis'?

    Baloney Meter: Is flow of asylum seekers at Canada-U.S. border a 'crisis'?


    For the better part of two years, federal Conservatives have been blasting Justin Trudeau's Liberal government for failing to stem the tide of asylum seekers flowing across unofficial border crossings from the United States. They call it a 'crisis.' Is...

    For the better part of two years, federal Conservatives have been blasting Justin Trudeau's Liberal government for failing to stem the tide of asylum seekers flowing across unofficial border crossings from the United States. They call it a 'crisis.' Is it?

    Photographer files complaint with police after alleged assault while on the job

    Photographer files complaint with police after alleged assault while on the job


    A Toronto newspaper photographer said he opted to file a complaint with police about being attacked while covering a protest in order to raise awareness about the dangers of escalating anti-media...

    A Toronto newspaper photographer said he opted to file a complaint with police about being attacked while covering a protest in order to raise awareness about the dangers of escalating anti-media sentiment.

    B.C. wildfire evacuees frustrated by rules preventing return to rescue pets, valuables

    B.C. wildfire evacuees frustrated by rules preventing return to rescue pets, valuables


    Some B.C. fire evacuees are frustrated they aren’t being allowed to return to their homes to rescue personal belongings, while others are defying the leave order and staying put as wildfires...

    Some B.C. fire evacuees are frustrated they aren’t being allowed to return to their homes to rescue personal belongings, while others are defying the leave order and staying put as wildfires grow.

    5 arrested as Burnaby pipeline protest camp dismantled

    5 arrested as Burnaby pipeline protest camp dismantled


    Burnaby RCMP have started the process of evicting protesters from Camp Cloud, the protest camp set up in opposition to the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion...

    Burnaby RCMP have started the process of evicting protesters from Camp Cloud, the protest camp set up in opposition to the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project.

    Eerie wildfire haze continues to cloak Edmonton

    Eerie wildfire haze continues to cloak Edmonton


    An eerily thick haze blanketing Edmonton dissipated somewhat overnight but there is little relief in the forecast as a plume of smoke from wildfires burning in B.C. continues to blanket...

    An eerily thick haze blanketing Edmonton dissipated somewhat overnight but there is little relief in the forecast as a plume of smoke from wildfires burning in B.C. continues to blanket Alberta.

    Edmonton homeowner fears ant infestation could leave her bankrupt

    Edmonton homeowner fears ant infestation could leave her bankrupt


    An Edmonton woman could go bankrupt less than two years after buying her first home, which passed inspection but has been plagued by water damage and a massive infestation of carpenter...

    An Edmonton woman could go bankrupt less than two years after buying her first home, which passed inspection but has been plagued by water damage and a massive infestation of carpenter ants.

    N.L. woman bound, gagged in Scottish office feels 'betrayed' she lost harassment claim

    N.L. woman bound, gagged in Scottish office feels 'betrayed' she lost harassment claim


    A Newfoundland woman who was photographed tied to a chair and gagged in her workplace in Scotland is disappointed that an employment tribunal has ruled against her harassment...

    A Newfoundland woman who was photographed tied to a chair and gagged in her workplace in Scotland is disappointed that an employment tribunal has ruled against her harassment claim.

    RCMP billing dispute roils Parliament's police service

    RCMP billing dispute roils Parliament's police service


    Canada's Parliament Hill police service is barely three years old - and continues to be a troubled workplace. CBC News has obtained internal documents describing a $1.18 million billing dispute between the RCMP and the Parliamentary Protective Service...

    Canada's Parliament Hill police service is barely three years old - and continues to be a troubled workplace. CBC News has obtained internal documents describing a $1.18 million billing dispute between the RCMP and the Parliamentary Protective Service that has lingered for more than a year.

    Sex-ed curricula can't satisfy everyone, and they shouldn't try, say some experts

    Sex-ed curricula can't satisfy everyone, and they shouldn't try, say some experts


    As Ontario grapples with its sex education curriculum, any effort to come up with a consensus on what should be taught in schools may very well be a 'fool's errand,' says a noted researcher on the controversial...

    As Ontario grapples with its sex education curriculum, any effort to come up with a consensus on what should be taught in schools may very well be a 'fool's errand,' says a noted researcher on the controversial issue.