Headline News

Sunday, November 28, 2021 3:00:00 AM
CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week.
Saturday, November 27, 2021 10:00:00 PM
TV networks like Hallmark and Lifetime are releasing more inclusive holiday films, including titles with gay couples and people of colour in prominent roles. But does on-screen diversity go far enough in challenging what has often been...
Saturday, November 27, 2021 10:00:00 PM
The RCMP says it's reviewing the legitimacy of using genetic genealogy to solve cases, but is still using the controversial DNA matching technique in the meantime.
Saturday, November 27, 2021 10:00:00 PM
More than 7,000 retail stores in Canada, including many large chains, are members of the voluntary Scanner Price Accuracy Code. It mandates that when shoppers are overcharged for certain items, they're entitled to compensation.
Saturday, November 27, 2021 10:00:00 PM
Ottawa says it’s doing all it can to quickly process Afghan refugees, but advocates say many — including those who worked for the Canadian government in Afghanistan — find themselves languishing in third countries, struggling to get...
Saturday, November 27, 2021 10:00:00 PM
Over the course of three question periods this week, opposition MPs put 109 questions to the government. So what did they ask about and what does that tell us about each party’s preoccupations and how they use question period?
Saturday, November 27, 2021 10:00:00 PM
After turning his life around thanks to the support of a concerned cook, chef helps others do the same through the Food Services Training Program at the Ottawa Mission kitchen that bears his name.
Saturday, November 27, 2021 5:00:59 PM
The head of the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) remains "deeply concerned" about the whereabouts of Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai and her ability to "communicate freely, openly and directly" after she alleged she was sexually assaulted...
Saturday, November 27, 2021 10:37:01 AM
Actors Tantoo Cardinal, Ryan Reynolds and Catherine O'Hara were among the laureates who received their Governor General's Performing Arts Awards after a nearly two-year delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic. See the tribute that had Reynolds...
Saturday, November 27, 2021 9:32:40 AM
France's government is offering to discuss some autonomy for the French Caribbean islands of Martinique and Guadeloupe, which have been wracked by virus-related rioting and strikes that reflect long-running frustrations over inequality with...