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Estheticians don’t have to wax male genitalia against their will, B.C. tribunal rules

Estheticians don’t have to wax male genitalia against their will, B.C. tribunal rules

The B.C. Human Rights Tribunal has ruled against a transgender woman who brought 15 discrimination complaints after she was refused…
Apple Watch likely saved Calgary woman from man who had bag of rape tools

Apple Watch likely saved Calgary woman from man who had bag of rape tools

When he broke into his victim’s Calgary apartment, John Joseph Macindoe had everything he needed to drug, hog-tie and rape…
Sask. curler Aly Jenkins dies from rare childbirth complication, remembered as fierce competitor

Sask. curler Aly Jenkins dies from rare childbirth complication, remembered as fierce competitor

Aly Jenkins, a well-known Saskatchewan curler, died Sunday from complications that arose during the birth of her third child, Sydney. She was…
Once considered a pest, Alberta’s official fish is now under threat

Once considered a pest, Alberta’s official fish is now under threat

For decades bull trout would be removed from a fishing line and left to rot in the sun. Alberta anglers considered…
Phone, TV, social media use tied to more sugar, caffeine in teens: McMaster study

Phone, TV, social media use tied to more sugar, caffeine in teens: McMaster study

Teens who spend more time watching T-V, talking on mobile phones and using social media, a new study says, are…
Relatives of Canadians killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash arrive home with remains after 7-month wait

Relatives of Canadians killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash arrive home with remains after 7-month wait

Members of several Canadian families who lost loved ones in the Ethiopian Airlines crash last March landed at Toronto’s Pearson…
Trudeau’s to-do list: calm rising regional tensions, heal rifts with premiers

Trudeau’s to-do list: calm rising regional tensions, heal rifts with premiers

Fresh from an electoral victory with a weakened grip on power, Justin Trudeau is now facing a backlash from portions…
Canada slips 4 places on world index measuring women’s equality

Canada slips 4 places on world index measuring women’s equality

Canada slipped four spots this year on a global index that ranks countries based on women’s equality and well-being. The 2019 Women, Peace…
Husky Energy announces layoffs

Husky Energy announces layoffs

Months after revealing plans to cut its capital spending, Husky Energy Inc. announced Tuesday it’s also reducing its workforce but did not say…
Big gains for the Bloc Québécois, but what did it sacrifice in the process?

Big gains for the Bloc Québécois, but what did it sacrifice in the process?

Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet, by most accounts, had an easy run of it during the campaign. On Day One, he got…
Raptors, fans set for historic night of celebration as new season begins

Raptors, fans set for historic night of celebration as new season begins

During the past 25 years of Toronto Raptors basketball, nights like tonight’s season opener have represented an array of emotions…
Singh fails to capitalize on late-campaign momentum as NDP loses seats

Singh fails to capitalize on late-campaign momentum as NDP loses seats

Based on the numbers alone, Jagmeet Singh came out of the federal election bruised. The New Democrats started the campaign…
Conservative sweep in Saskatchewan shows rejection of Liberal policies and increased tensions

Conservative sweep in Saskatchewan shows rejection of Liberal policies and increased tensions

It was a strange dichotomy at Andrew Scheer’s headquarters in Regina Monday night. On one hand, there was a historic…
Greens celebrate first federal seat in New Brunswick

Greens celebrate first federal seat in New Brunswick

Fredericton voters made history Monday night, electing the province’s first ever Green member of Parliament and giving the Greens their first seat east…
Jody Wilson-Raybould going back to Ottawa as Independent MP in minority Parliament

Jody Wilson-Raybould going back to Ottawa as Independent MP in minority Parliament

Former Liberal cabinet minister Jody Wilson-Raybould is returning to Ottawa as an Independent MP for Vancouver Granville, saying her victory…
The Liberals’ fragile victory will test Trudeau’s political skills to the limit

The Liberals’ fragile victory will test Trudeau’s political skills to the limit

Justin Trudeau has won a second chance. Four years ago, that might have seemed inevitable. But as recently as a…
Deputados luso-canadianos reeleitos no Canadá

Deputados luso-canadianos reeleitos no Canadá

Os dois deputados luso-canadianos, Peter Fonseca e Alexandra Mendes, foram reeleitos nas eleições gerais do Canadá desta segunda-feira em que…
Air Canada plans gender-neutral greeting, Porter, United create gender X category

Air Canada plans gender-neutral greeting, Porter, United create gender X category

In an effort to be more inclusive, Air Canada plans to drop gender references when welcoming passengers. That means no more…
Episiotomy helpful in forceps births says Canadian study

Episiotomy helpful in forceps births says Canadian study

An episiotomy is a minor surgical procedure that’s supposed to make vaginal births easier. Doctors largely stopped doing them as evidence…
Why some experts say a law created to prevent duelling is a threat to free speech

Why some experts say a law created to prevent duelling is a threat to free speech

When a Winnipeg man plastered posters around the University of Manitoba campus in 1991 that claimed his ex was overweight, balding and…
Sweetened bid for HBC by Baker-led shareholder group gets board’s approval

Sweetened bid for HBC by Baker-led shareholder group gets board’s approval

The Hudson’s Bay Co. board agreed Monday to a sweetened privatization offer that values the retailer at about $1.9 billion,…
NDP asks Elections Canada to provide special ballots for evacuees in Manitoba

NDP asks Elections Canada to provide special ballots for evacuees in Manitoba

The federal NDP is asking Elections Canada to make special accommodations to make sure thousands of evacuees from First Nation…
I’ve cast my ballot. Now what happens?

I’ve cast my ballot. Now what happens?

It can be several hours — even days — from the time you mark your X on a ballot and…
It’s election day in Canada: Here’s what you need to know

It’s election day in Canada: Here’s what you need to know

After a 40-day campaign, it’s time for Canadians to decide on the next federal government. Polls have opened in Quebec,…
Businesses affected by crane collapse seek to launch class-action lawsuit

Businesses affected by crane collapse seek to launch class-action lawsuit

Several businesses impacted by the collapse of a crane in downtown Halifax last month are seeking legal action to recover…
Alberta teen found guilty in shooting of German tourist

Alberta teen found guilty in shooting of German tourist

The southern Alberta teen accused of shooting a German tourist in the head while driving on a highway west of…
Do celebrity endorsements turn into votes on election day?

Do celebrity endorsements turn into votes on election day?

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh’s gossipy TV interview earlier this month about getting Instagram-followed and messaged by pop star Rihanna generated a ton…
Where the party leaders are on Day 38 of the federal election campaign

Where the party leaders are on Day 38 of the federal election campaign

Here’s what you need to know about where the leaders of Canada’s political parties are on Day 38 of the election campaign.…
Fewer than 850 irregular border crossers deported, hundreds more in limbo

Fewer than 850 irregular border crossers deported, hundreds more in limbo

Multiple options for appeals, diplomatic difficulties and changing global conditions mean only a small fraction of the people who’ve crossed…
Unions top funders of third party election ads, financial records show

Unions top funders of third party election ads, financial records show

A CBC News analysis has found that unions dominate the list of the biggest donors to what are called third parties — organizations…
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