Politics

Chicago mayor fires police superintendent amid outcry over police shooting video

Mayor Rahm Emanuel fired the city’s police chief Tuesday, a week after the release of a dash-cam video that showed a white Chicago officer fatally shooting a black teenager...

Government's fiscal outlook may be too rosy, budget watchdog says

The parliamentary budget officer says the new government’s numbers are “similar,” in the short-term, but as time goes on — the two views of the economy start to go...

Why Ben Carson doesn’t believe in hell

The Washington Post’s Sally Quinn recently spoke with Ben Carson on the campaign trail about his faith — and how that faith has shaped his worldview, his campaign, and his...

Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat 60 years ago today

It was 60 years ago today that Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a public bus in Montgomery, Ala. Source: CBC Feeds Link: Rosa Parks refused...

Waterloo, Ont.-startup Sober Steering aims to 'sniff' out drunk driving

A new sensor technology that works by sniffing alcohol through skin is helping keep drunk drivers off the roads. Source: CBC Feeds Link: Waterloo, Ont.-startup Sober Steering aims to...

Chris Christie: Ted Cruz has made the country less safe

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday said that the three Republican senators who are running against him for the GOP presidential nomination do not have enough experience on...

'No family should have to go through this': Nunavut apologizes for baby death

The Nunavut government is apologizing to the family of a three-month-old baby after a damning report, prompted by a CBC investigation, that looked into the circumstances surrounding his death....

New Jeb Bush TV ad stars Medal of Honor recipients

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush is airing a new television ad in New Hampshire that stars four Medal of Honor recipients. Collectively the four recipients of the military’s highest...

HIV-prevention pill 'a game changer,' but problems remain in Canada

​Some Canadians are missing out on an important component of HIV prevention, specialists say. Source: CBC Feeds Link: HIV-prevention pill 'a game changer,' but problems remain in Canada

HIV-prevention pill 'a game-changer,' but problems remain in Canada

​Some Canadians are missing out on an important component of HIV prevention, specialists say. Source: CBC Feeds Link: HIV-prevention pill 'a game-changer,' but problems remain in Canada