Firefighters on Friday declared the end of their search for bodies at the site of a collapsed Florida condo building, concluding a month of painstaking work removing layers of dangerous debris that were once piled several storeys.
U.S. President Joe Biden’s chief medical adviser says he’s looking forward to the resumption of land border travel between Canada and the U.S.
Watch live action from the CEBL matchup between the Fraser Valley Bandits and the Hamilton Honey Badgers.
Landslides and flooding triggered by heavy monsoon rain hit parts of western India, killing more than 100 people, officials and news reports said Friday. More than 1,000 people trapped by floodwaters were rescued.
World number one Novak Djokovic has withdrawn from next month’s U.S. Open tune-up event in Toronto, Tennis Canada said on Friday. Dominic Thiem, David Goffin and Stan Wawrinka, who are each dealing with injuries, have also withdrawn.
The Arizona Coyotes traded captain Oliver Ekman-Larsson and forward Conor Garland to the Vancouver Canucks on Friday in exchange for three players and the No. 9 overall pick in the 2021 NHL Draft, multiple media outlets reported.
A heat wave is expected to kill all juvenile chinook salmon in California’s Sacramento River, wildlife officials say. Meanwhile, climate change and extreme heat waves are hitting Canada’s salmon, too, on both coasts. We look at how bad it is here and what can be done to save our salmon.
Cleveland’s Major League Baseball team unveiled its new name and logo on Friday, and some Indigenous sports fans hope other teams follow suit.
Understaffing and burnout among personal support workers (PSWs) in the Hamilton area started well before the pandemic, but has been exacerbated by its demands. Many also feel there’s a lack of respect for the profession.
Major League Soccer says all three Canadian teams will host August matches in their home stadiums. The Vancouver Whitecaps open August with three straight road games before hosting Los Angeles FC on Aug. 21 and Real Salt Lake on Aug. 29 at B.C. Place.
The face of gymnastics in the United States is changing. There are more athletes of colour starting — and sticking — in a sport long dominated by white athletes at the highest levels.
Yogi Muise performed with the choir of former Cape Breton coal miners for over 50 years.
Veteran NFL assistant coach Rick Dennison has left his job with the Minnesota Vikings after refusing to be vaccinated for COVID-19, ESPN reported Friday.
CBC Sports’ daily Olympic newsletter pinpoints Canada’s best chances to get on the board in Tokyo, possibly as early as Saturday morning.
The deal is worth nearly $41.6 million over five years to build on Yukon’s own effort to make $10 a day childcare available to children under age 6. It’s projected to create 110 new child care spaces in the territory.
A wildfire attack crew looking for a newly started forest fire instead found a man who had been missing in the rugged backcountry of Garibaldi Provincial Park, north of Vancouver.
The Government of Canada is committed to securing the safety of Indigenous women, girls and 2SLGBTQQIA+ people who are escaping gender-based violence.
Public Services and Procurement Canada will replace the federal building in Shawinigan with a new, more modern, sustainable building.
The governments of Canada and Alberta, through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, are adjusting the crop insurance program.
Wrestling for position in the water. Grabbing of swimsuits. Errant kicking. The odd cheap shot. It’s just a day in the life of a centre forward in water polo. The centre or the hole position is not for the faint of heart.
Today, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, the Honourable Sandy Silver, Yukon Premier, and the Honourable Jeanie McLean, Yukon Minister of Education, announced an agreement that significantly improves early learning and child care for children in Yukon. Through the… Continue reading Canada and Yukon announce major expansion of $10 a day child care
Yesterday, the Minister of Middle Class Prosperity and Associate Minister of Finance, Mona Fortier spoke virtually with His Worship Mike Savage, the Mayor of Halifax.
British Columbia has a considerable local competitive advantage in the quantum ecosystem, and is well positioned to become a world leader in the field. This technology will have significant impacts across many sectors including manufacturing, natural resources, finance, engineering, healthcare, defense, transport, telecommunications and life sciences.
When Jeremy Hazin competes in Tokyo at his first Olympics, he’ll represent the next generation of Canadian table tennis. The son of a Palestinian father and second-generation Chinese-Canadian mother is exactly what the sport in Canada has been missing for so long: a homegrown star.
From sunset to 1 a.m. tonight, the Samuel De Champlain Bridge will light up in blue, yellow, black, green, and red to mark the opening of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise motorists of lane reductions on the Burlington Canal Lift Bridge for emergency repair work.
The late Alex Trebek, who began his career at the CBC and went on to host the iconic game show Jeopardy for 37, is being honoured with a grant program for emerging Canadian explorers, scientists, educators and photographers.
Team captain Ghislaine Landry is happy how Canada’s women’s rugby 7s team has worked through a “tough time” and prepared for the Tokyo Olympics after filing a formal complaint against former coach John Tait under Rugby Canada’s harassment and bullying policy.
More than 50 people are dead in the Chinese city of Zhengzhou following torrential rains in Henan province, local media reported. Severe flooding in the provincial capital trapped people in subways and schools, washed away vehicles and stranded people in workplaces overnight.
The Government of Canada invests in upgrades to Rogersville’s Lisa LeBlanc performing space.
The Government of Canada is investing over $37 million in these projects through the Rural and Northern Communities Infrastructure Stream (RNIS) of the Investing in Canada Plan. Northwest Territories’ communities and Indigenous ultimate recipients are providing over $12.3 million towards these projects.
Today, Michael McLeod, Member of Parliament for the Northwest Territories, on behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Federal Minister of Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development, and the Honourable Shane Thompson, Northwest Territories’ Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs, announced funding for 18 local road projects across the Northwest Territories.
Vancouver’s John Smythe has Crohn’s disease. And it nearly killed him 14 years before this maiden voyage to an Olympics, where he and the Canadian men’s field hockey team will open their Olympics Saturday against Germany.
Green is among the shooting guards in this year’s July 29 draft and looks set to be a top-four pick. He leads a position that includes a pair of top prospects in Tennessee’s Jaden Springer and Keon Johnson, as well as Connecticut’s James Bouknight.
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, was in Fredericton to highlight how Atlantic Canada will benefit from the Government of Canada’s Jobs and Growth Fund.
Tokyo 2020 officially has begun with the opening ceremony held in the 68,000-seat Olympic Stadium without fans and fewer athletes due to the global pandemic.
On July 23, 2021, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer, issued the following statement on COVID-19.
Thousands of properties in B.C. remain under evacuation order or alert Friday as hundreds of fires burn across the province, some fuelled Thursday by consistently warm temperatures and strong winds.
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; Greg Fergus, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister, to the President of the Treasury Board and to the Minister of Digital Government, and Member of Parliament for Hull —Aylmer; His Worship Jim… Continue reading Media Advisory – Ottawa, Ontario
Residents of a village in Colchester County, N.S., have rallied around a family who became homeless earlier this year — with the goal of building them a house in a matter of weeks.