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To keep data safe, firms must recruit more women to work in cybersecurity, experts say

To keep data safe, firms must recruit more women to work in cybersecurity, experts say

The cybersecurity industry desperately needs more skilled workers to help protect our data, yet experts in the field say it…
GM shares rise as sources say automaker, union nearing deal to end strike

GM shares rise as sources say automaker, union nearing deal to end strike

General Motors Co. and the United Auto Workers union were near a deal on Tuesday to end a 30-day strike…
Domestic violence causes brain injuries, and advocates say not enough people are talking about it

Domestic violence causes brain injuries, and advocates say not enough people are talking about it

In the face of growing public awareness around sport-related brain injuries and concussions, advocates say domestic violence also carries a…
1 in 5 homes in Canada bought by newcomers, Royal LePage survey says

1 in 5 homes in Canada bought by newcomers, Royal LePage survey says

One in every five homes in Canada is bought by newcomers to the country, according to a Royal LePage survey…
Elections Canada data shows 25% increase in advance voting compared to 2015

Elections Canada data shows 25% increase in advance voting compared to 2015

According to data provided by Elections Canada, two million Canadians cast votes in the first two days of advance voting…
Margaret Atwood, Bernardine Evaristo jointly win Booker Prize

Margaret Atwood, Bernardine Evaristo jointly win Booker Prize

Canadian writer Margaret Atwood and British author Bernardine Evaristo split the Booker Prize on Monday, after the judging panel ripped…
“Você é uma fraude!” – Debates aquecem campanha eleitoral no Canadá

“Você é uma fraude!” – Debates aquecem campanha eleitoral no Canadá

O conservador Andrew Scheer, líder da oposição do Canadá, começou o segundo debate televisivo ao ataque, ao chamar o primeiro-ministro,…
Nearly 100 dogs dead or sick as distemper runs rampant in Manitoba community

Nearly 100 dogs dead or sick as distemper runs rampant in Manitoba community

An outbreak of canine distemper is killing dogs on a northern Manitoba First Nation and has the potential to spread…
Vancouver hotel worker strike causes downtown event cancellations

Vancouver hotel worker strike causes downtown event cancellations

Groups are scrambling to find new venues for events and conferences as a hotel strike in downtown Vancouver continues and 1,200 workers…
Bloc leader apologizes for candidates’ Islamophobic and racist social media posts

Bloc leader apologizes for candidates’ Islamophobic and racist social media posts

Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet apologized Thursday after media outlets uncovered a number of Islamophobic and racist social media posts by…
TransUnion says data on 37,000 Canadians may have been compromised

TransUnion says data on 37,000 Canadians may have been compromised

The personal information of about 37,000 Canadians held by TransUnion may have been compromised this past summer, leaving both of Canada’s…
How a special program to resettle Vietnamese boat people revealed flaws in Canada’s immigration system

How a special program to resettle Vietnamese boat people revealed flaws in Canada’s immigration system

Vo Van Dung gave the television cameras a thumbs-up as he walked through Toronto’s Pearson International Airport. Along with more…
Canada’s Michael Woods wins milestone Milan-Turin cycling race

Canada’s Michael Woods wins milestone Milan-Turin cycling race

Canada’s Michael Woods held off Spain’s Alejandro Valverde at the line to win the 100th edition of the Milan-Turin cycling…
Advance voting starts Friday, runs through the Thanksgiving weekend

Advance voting starts Friday, runs through the Thanksgiving weekend

Canadians who’ve already made up their minds about who they’re voting for in the federal election can get a head…
Ottawa researchers find diabetes drug has potential to prevent ovarian cancer

Ottawa researchers find diabetes drug has potential to prevent ovarian cancer

It’s early days, but Dr. Barbara Vanderhyden is hopeful a discovery by her team at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute could eventually be…
Nestlé, Tim Hortons named Canada’s top plastic polluters again

Nestlé, Tim Hortons named Canada’s top plastic polluters again

For the second year in a row, Nestlé and Tim Hortons were the top companies behind branded plastic bottles, coffee cups…
Drake and his dad clash over absentee father claims in lyrics

Drake and his dad clash over absentee father claims in lyrics

Drake has mined a lot of his personal relationships over the years to fuel his songwriting, whether through his many romances or his…
Lisa Raitt on climate change, Andrew Scheer and why this is the ‘nastiest campaign’ she’s ever seen

Lisa Raitt on climate change, Andrew Scheer and why this is the ‘nastiest campaign’ she’s ever seen

Andrew Scheer and his Conservative Party have just two weeks to convince Canadians to choose them to replace Justin Trudeau’s Liberals…
Coal and bitumen: Why the Norwegian pension fund is ditching the oilsands

Coal and bitumen: Why the Norwegian pension fund is ditching the oilsands

Norway’s largest pension fund is no stranger to Alberta’s oilsands, having invested in several different oil producers over the last…
Widow tries for months to get money from dead husband’s PayPal account

Widow tries for months to get money from dead husband’s PayPal account

A senior from Sparwood, B.C., says PayPal, a money transfer company, won’t release her deceased husband’s account despite months of…
New tool helps seniors and their health-care team reduce overmedication, Canadian study finds

New tool helps seniors and their health-care team reduce overmedication, Canadian study finds

Many of Canada’s seniors ingest a worrying, and perhaps unnecessary, amount of medication, according to the lead author of a…
Mouldy mattresses plague Canadian warships

Mouldy mattresses plague Canadian warships

Sailors aboard two Canadian warships unknowingly slept on mouldy mattresses last year, photographs and documents obtained by CBC News reveal.…
Health authorities urging at-risk patients to get flu shot, as tough strain predicted this season

Health authorities urging at-risk patients to get flu shot, as tough strain predicted this season

Tuccia Faustino doffs his baseball cap and makes the sign of the cross. At 84, he says he has a few things…
Scheer visits Roxham Road, site of irregular border crossings, for campaign event

Scheer visits Roxham Road, site of irregular border crossings, for campaign event

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is holding a campaign event this morning at Roxham Road in Quebec, an unofficial border crossing…
Could this proposal finally bring an end to the First Nations drinking water issue?

Could this proposal finally bring an end to the First Nations drinking water issue?

Two Indigenous groups in the Atlantic region, the Mi’kmaq and Wolastoqiyik, are pitching a First Nations owned water authority to the federal…
Bad bosses prompt 2 in 5 Canadians to quit a job, survey finds

Bad bosses prompt 2 in 5 Canadians to quit a job, survey finds

New research suggests two out of five Canadian professionals have quit a job because of a bad boss. The survey released Tuesday found…
Voter card mailed to non-Canadian citizen

Voter card mailed to non-Canadian citizen

Lisa Ludlow and her husband Glenn both received voter cards in the mail for the upcoming federal election. The cards contain information…
Hamilton is getting a reputation for hate, and critics say the city hasn’t done enough to fight it

Hamilton is getting a reputation for hate, and critics say the city hasn’t done enough to fight it

It’s a bright Saturday morning on the Hamilton city hall forecourt, and the crowd is split down the middle. Members…
N.B. seafood giant vows change after hidden camera shows ‘unacceptable’ treatment of salmon

N.B. seafood giant vows change after hidden camera shows ‘unacceptable’ treatment of salmon

The CEO of New Brunswick-based Cooke Seafood is apologizing following a hidden-camera exposé of what the fish farming giant admits were “unacceptable” incidents at…
LGBT activist’s complaint over wait period for blood donation referred to human rights tribunal

LGBT activist’s complaint over wait period for blood donation referred to human rights tribunal

A federal human rights complaint challenging Canada’s policy requiring gay men to observe a waiting period between having sex and…
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