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    Why is $350,000 in Canadian aid being used to send homeopaths to Honduras?

    Why is $350,000 in Canadian aid being used to send homeopaths to Honduras?


    Global Affairs Canada is funding a program to send Canadian homeopaths to Honduras, one of Latin America’s poorest and most dangerous countries, to offer unproven treatments for serious infectious...

    Global Affairs Canada is funding a program to send Canadian homeopaths to Honduras, one of Latin America’s poorest and most dangerous countries, to offer unproven treatments for serious infectious disease.

    Halifax funeral for 7 children lost in fire open to public

    Halifax funeral for 7 children lost in fire open to public


    The seven young victims of Tuesday's fire will be remembered at a Halifax service that has been opened to the media and the wider...

    The seven young victims of Tuesday's fire will be remembered at a Halifax service that has been opened to the media and the wider community.

    R. Kelly due in Chicago court to face sex abuse charges

    R. Kelly due in Chicago court to face sex abuse charges


    R. Kelly, the R&B star who has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves, is due in court Saturday after being charged with aggravated sexual...

    R. Kelly, the R&B star who has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves, is due in court Saturday after being charged with aggravated sexual abuse.

    Care to share that? Ottawa cuts steel deal with Mexico - but doesn't tell trade tribunal

    Care to share that? Ottawa cuts steel deal with Mexico - but doesn't tell trade tribunal


    The Department of Finance didn't inform the Canadian International Trade Tribunal investigating the merits of its emergency safeguards on foreign steel when it quietly signed an agreement to allow more Mexican steel to enter Canada without paying the...

    The Department of Finance didn't inform the Canadian International Trade Tribunal investigating the merits of its emergency safeguards on foreign steel when it quietly signed an agreement to allow more Mexican steel to enter Canada without paying the surtax.

    Nuns abused by clergy feel overlooked at Vatican summit

    Nuns abused by clergy feel overlooked at Vatican summit


    As top bishops from around the world gather at the Vatican for a summit on preventing sexual abuse of minors by clergy, victims of abuse have poured into Rome, too. Among them are many women like Wagner, here to draw attention to the abuse of...

    As top bishops from around the world gather at the Vatican for a summit on preventing sexual abuse of minors by clergy, victims of abuse have poured into Rome, too. Among them are many women like Wagner, here to draw attention to the abuse of nuns.

    Oscar race experts give low-down on 'take no prisoners' campaign for best picture

    Oscar race experts give low-down on 'take no prisoners' campaign for best picture


    With no clear front-runner, and audience favourites like Bohemian Rhapsody and Green Book embroiled in controversy, the Oscars' best picture race has become a fierce and unpredictable campaign for the academy's top award. CBC talked to a pair of Oscar...

    With no clear front-runner, and audience favourites like Bohemian Rhapsody and Green Book embroiled in controversy, the Oscars' best picture race has become a fierce and unpredictable campaign for the academy's top award. CBC talked to a pair of Oscar race experts to help break it all down.

    A battle over aid in Venezuela - and a border zone primed to explode

    A battle over aid in Venezuela - and a border zone primed to explode


    Both sides in the confrontation between Venezuela’s socialist government, led by Nicolas Maduro, and the opposition led by Juan Guaido know that today — Saturday, Feb. 23 — could be the one that decides who rules...

    Both sides in the confrontation between Venezuela’s socialist government, led by Nicolas Maduro, and the opposition led by Juan Guaido know that today — Saturday, Feb. 23 — could be the one that decides who rules Venezuela.

    Under pressure: Inside an explosive week in the SNC-Lavalin controversy

    Under pressure: Inside an explosive week in the SNC-Lavalin controversy


    We still haven't heard from the scandal's key player, but details are emerging of the internal government conversations about SNC-Lavalin that led to the resignation of Jody...

    We still haven't heard from the scandal's key player, but details are emerging of the internal government conversations about SNC-Lavalin that led to the resignation of Jody Wilson-Raybould.

    India's Kumbh Mela festival features 1st ever transgender congregation

    India's Kumbh Mela festival features 1st ever transgender congregation


    At the Kumbh Mela festival, the transgender community believes it is reclaiming the lost place in Hinduism for India's "third gender," known as the hijras, worshipped as demi-gods for thousands of...

    At the Kumbh Mela festival, the transgender community believes it is reclaiming the lost place in Hinduism for India's "third gender," known as the hijras, worshipped as demi-gods for thousands of years.

    'Jihadi Jack' tells U.K. broadcaster he misses his mother, wants to return to Oxford

    'Jihadi Jack' tells U.K. broadcaster he misses his mother, wants to return to Oxford


    Jack Letts, the young British-Canadian man accused of travelling to Syria to fight for ISIS has told British broadcaster ITV News that he misses his mum, the TV show Dr. Who and the taste of English...

    Jack Letts, the young British-Canadian man accused of travelling to Syria to fight for ISIS has told British broadcaster ITV News that he misses his mum, the TV show Dr. Who and the taste of English snacks.

    Vancouver Coastal Health confirms 2 new cases of measles

    Vancouver Coastal Health confirms 2 new cases of measles


    Vancouver Coastal Health says there are now 10 confirmed measles cases in the current outbreak and there have been possible exposures in Vancouver, Richmond, Squamish, Whistler, and...

    Vancouver Coastal Health says there are now 10 confirmed measles cases in the current outbreak and there have been possible exposures in Vancouver, Richmond, Squamish, Whistler, and Steveston.

    Trump picks ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft as his nominee for UN envoy

    Trump picks ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft as his nominee for UN envoy


    U.S. President Donald Trump has picked Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada, as his nominee to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United...

    U.S. President Donald Trump has picked Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada, as his nominee to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.

    Ontario man dubbed 'high risk to public safety' after trying to join terror group set for release

    Ontario man dubbed 'high risk to public safety' after trying to join terror group set for release


    An Ontario man who travelled to Syria to support an al-Qaeda-affiliated terror group is set to be released — despite being considered of "high risk to public safety," according to a decision by the Parole Board of...

    An Ontario man who travelled to Syria to support an al-Qaeda-affiliated terror group is set to be released — despite being considered of "high risk to public safety," according to a decision by the Parole Board of Canada.

    Oilers' McDavid suspended 2 games for headshot on NYI's Leddy

    Oilers' McDavid suspended 2 games for headshot on NYI's Leddy


    The NHL has suspended Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid two games for an illegal check to the head of New York Islanders defenceman Nick...

    The NHL has suspended Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid two games for an illegal check to the head of New York Islanders defenceman Nick Leddy.

    California parents plead guilty to shackling, torturing their children

    California parents plead guilty to shackling, torturing their children


    A California couple pleaded guilty Friday to torture and years of abuse that included shackling some of their 13 children to beds and starving them to the point it stunted their...

    A California couple pleaded guilty Friday to torture and years of abuse that included shackling some of their 13 children to beds and starving them to the point it stunted their growth.

    Ottawa one step closer to building Trans Mountain expansion, but project foes vow to dig in

    Ottawa one step closer to building Trans Mountain expansion, but project foes vow to dig in


    The federal Liberal government cleared another hurdle standing in the way of constructing a $7.4 billion expansion to the Trans Mountain pipeline system Friday, securing new regulatory approvals from the National Energy...

    The federal Liberal government cleared another hurdle standing in the way of constructing a $7.4 billion expansion to the Trans Mountain pipeline system Friday, securing new regulatory approvals from the National Energy Board.

    World's biggest bee spotted alive for the first time in decades

    World's biggest bee spotted alive for the first time in decades


    A walnut-sized bee with a massive jaw and impressive wingspan has been spotted for the first time in nearly 38 years, proving its species is not...

    A walnut-sized bee with a massive jaw and impressive wingspan has been spotted for the first time in nearly 38 years, proving its species is not extinct.

    Wilson-Raybould battled Bennett, other ministers over Indigenous rights framework

    Wilson-Raybould battled Bennett, other ministers over Indigenous rights framework


    The federal government’s top bureaucrat revealed Thursday that former Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould was locked in a fierce battle with Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett and other ministers over the direction of the Indigenous...

    The federal government’s top bureaucrat revealed Thursday that former Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould was locked in a fierce battle with Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett and other ministers over the direction of the Indigenous rights framework.

    Credit freezes are one easy way to protect against identity fraud — but they're not available in Canada

    Credit freezes are one easy way to protect against identity fraud — but they're not available in Canada


    There's no shortage of ways for thieves to steal your identity. From data breaches to phone scams, it could happen to anyone. But as some 27,000 Canadians report being victims of identity theft every year, a Marketplace investigation reveals Canada is...

    There's no shortage of ways for thieves to steal your identity. From data breaches to phone scams, it could happen to anyone. But as some 27,000 Canadians report being victims of identity theft every year, a Marketplace investigation reveals Canada is doing little to match the strength of protections offered in the U.S.