Politics

Calgary election results trickle in after busy end to voting day

Early results are starting to trickle in for Calgary’s municipal election, but after a crush of voters on Monday night that led to long lineups and a shortage of...

'People turned into charcoal': Somali Canadians recount horror of Mogadishu attack

Harrowing stories are emerging of Canadians and their friends on the ground in Mogadishu, following Saturday’s deadly attack that killed at least 300 people. Source: CBC Feeds Link: 'People...

Europe's Airbus to buy majority stake in Bombardier CSeries program

Bombardier Inc. has announced it will partner with Netherlands-based aerospace giant Airbus on its CSeries program. Source: CBC Feeds Link: Europe's Airbus to buy majority stake in Bombardier CSeries...

Freed hostage Joshua Boyle on why he went to Afghanistan and what his kidnappers wanted

In an interview with CBC News, Joshua Boyle describes his kidnappers’ apparent motives, the conditions of his confinement with his family and the final moments of their rescue on...

John Dunsworth, actor best known as Mr. Lahey on Trailer Park Boys, dead at 71

John Dunsworth, a Nova Scotia actor best known as the irreverent trailer park supervisor Jim Lahey, has died at the age of 71. Source: CBC Feeds Link: John Dunsworth,...

Catalan independence leaders jailed in Spain

Spain moved closer on Monday to imposing direct rule over Catalonia to thwart its independence push as Madrid’s High Court signalled a hardening line by jailing the leaders of...

Politics Podcast: Steve Bannon’s War Against The GOP

FiveThirtyEight   More: Apple Podcasts | ESPN App | RSS | Embed Embed Code Former White House chief strategist Steven Bannon declared “war” on the GOP establishment at the...

NYC terror case records unsealed after Canadian man's plea for help from Omar Khadr's lawyer

Court records for the case of a 19-year-old Canadian man who pleaded guilty to terrorism charges were unsealed after he asked a judge, in a handwritten letter, to fire...

Loblaw to lay off 500 office staff in drive to cut costs

Loblaw Companies Ltd. has begun laying off 500 people from offices across the country, even as the company says it plans to add jobs later this year. Source: CBC...

The high cost of smoking: 45,400 dead, $16.2B in economic costs

There are more than 45,400 deaths in Canada attributable to smoking and the habit cost the economy $16.2 billion annually in 2012, according a new study from the Conference...