Politics

Barcelona's victims: A snapshot of the world

​The dead and injured in Barcelona are a snapshot of the world — men, women and children from at least two dozen nations — testifying to the huge global...

'We don't have any backroom meetings,' Health Canada says as Food Guide consultations end

Health Canada wants to assure the public it has taken steps to ensure its Food Guide consultations are free of potential conflicts-of-interest. Source: CBC Feeds Link: 'We don't have...

Missouri politician posts she hopes 'Trump is assassinated'

Missouri Republican Gov. Eric Greitens is calling for the resignation of a Missouri legislator who posted on Facebook, ‘I hope Trump is assassinated!’ Source: CBC Feeds Link: Missouri politician...

Romney calls on Trump to address the nation, apologize for Charlottesville comments

Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney on Friday called on President Trump to address the nation and apologize for his remarks about Charlottesville, warning of “an unraveling of our national...

Canada's annual inflation rate rises to 1.2% in July

Canada’s annualized inflation rate in July was 1.2 per cent, up from 1 per cent in June. Source: CBC Feeds Link: Canada's annual inflation rate rises to 1.2% in...

'You could see it in everybody's eyes': Toronto family caught up in Barcelona attack recounts horrific night

A Mississauga family recounts the details of a night of terror in Barcelona. Source: CBC Feeds Link: 'You could see it in everybody's eyes': Toronto family caught up in...

Karim Baratov, alleged Yahoo hacker, to be handed over to U.S. marshals

In court Friday morning, Karim Baratov waived his right as a Canadian to an extradition hearing. Baratov’s lawyer says his client wants to deal with the charges in the...

What we know about the suspected Barcelona, Cambrils attackers

Little information has emerged about the three people arrested and five who were shot and killed following the deadly vehicle attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, Spain. Source: CBC Feeds...

Digital vigilantism after Charlottesville: Get ready for more naming and shaming

As people grow frustrated by the seeming lack of repercussions for overt racist behaviour, it’s likely we will see more digital vigilantism and more support for “naming and shaming”...

Too much standing is bad, study finds — it's time to move

Is standing the new sitting? a study suggests excessive standing also has adverse health effects. Source: CBC Feeds Link: Too much standing is bad, study finds — it's time...