TORONTO - There is one winning ticket for the $9.8 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto-649 draw, and it was purchased somewhere in Atlantic Canada.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered rare praise Saturday for Conservative predecessor Stephen Harper but at least one Liberal elder statesman found it a bit hard to swallow. The former interim Liberal leader later refused to comment on his gesture, which was caught on video by a reporter for The Canadian
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is keeping up the pressure on parliamentarians to pass his government's controversial legislation on assisted dying by June 6. June 6 is the date on which the ban on medical assistance in dying will be formally lifted in Canada. Trudeau's government has been scrambling
Conservatives voted Saturday today on changes to their policy handbook and their constitution. — to extend free admission to convention to people who donate the maximum either nationally or locally, instead of just nationally.
Conservatives emerged from a spirited convention Saturday, ties to many of their past policies and politics severed after days of debate that many say is proof that the party is on the rebound. The party wiped a policy opposing same sex marriage off its books Saturday and adopted another supporting
CBC News has won the top prize for investigative journalism awarded by the Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) for its "Missing & Murdered: Unsolved cases of indigenous women and girls" website.
RCMP are investigating after a man was shot in the village of Chipman, about 60 kilometres east of Edmonton.
A RV park west of Edmonton has become a little Fort McMurray. When the fire known as "the beast" took hold their city three weeks ago more than 90,000 people in Fort McMurray had to flee to the south. Now, many of those very RVs are lined up side-by-side at the Diamond Grove RV Campground
Justin Trudeau put his leadership on the line Saturday with a direct appeal to grassroots Liberals to accept his controversial proposal aimed at transforming the ruling party from an exclusive club into a wide-open political movement. The prime minister's intervention, combined with some eleventh-hour
Aamra Hallelujah thought it was a good time to open a marijuana dispensary in Toronto — that is until five officers busted open the door of her shop and placed her and one of her employees under arrest. Hallelujah's storefront dispensary, Up Cafe, was among 43 such locations raided by Toronto Police
Antoine Cantin has been solving Rubik's Cubes for about seven years now. "My older brother actually learned how to solve it," Cantin said, of his introduction to speedcubing. A huge speedcubing tournament drew hundreds to the Cedarbrae Community Centre in Calgary on Saturday.
VANCOUVER - Conservatives vote in favour of dropping parts of a party policy that opposes same sex marriage.
People are getting ready to go home to Fort McMurray and some of them will be packing bear spray into their suitcases. Dan LeGrandeur, a wildlife conflict specialist with Bear Scare, taught families to use bear spray and whistles at a wildlife safety event in Nisku on May 28.
Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi says we need to find a balance between protecting the environment and allowing industry to thrive, in remarks made at the Saturday launch of a week-long convention in the city. Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences is an annual gathering of 70 scholarly associations
Kathleen Wynne wonders whether a man would have faced the same kind of vicious attack that was aimed at her by a member of Alberta's Wildrose party. The Ontario premier says she accepts the Opposition party's apology but suggests a man might not have been treated the same way. Wynne was a visitor
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won't say whether Canada's ambassador to Ireland — who thwarted a gunman on Parliament Hill two years ago — will be disciplined after tackling a protester at a commemoration event last week. Kevin Vickers, the former House of Commons sergeant-at-arms, tackled protester
A Halifax police officer who has touched many Canadians is popping up in paintings, movies, video games and even a Miley Cyrus music video thanks to a transformative online hashtag. Shawn Currie sitting on the sidewalk with a panhandler has captured the hearts and 'likes' of thousands of social-media
WINNIPEG - Justin Trudeau is pushing for Liberal delegates to vote for a new constitution for the governing party.
The city of Edmonton and the Edmonton Arena Corporation (EAC), are suing the architects of Rogers Place. The two parties are seeking $4.8 million from 360 Architects Canada Inc, the original architects of the project, and HOK Architects Corporation, the architects who took over the project.
Navigating an airport before a flight can be a stressful experience for families with children. It can be ever more of a challenge for families with a child on the autism spectrum. Kids from a few dozen families were given a full simulated airport experience, complete with a special passport that gets
A defiant young Afghan woman stared into Steve McCurry's lens over 30 years ago and beamed out from the cover of National Geographic as one of the publications most iconic images. McCurry's fascination with Afghans endures, and their striking portraits can be found on the walls of Montreal'
A man in his twenties is dead and two females are in serious condition following a head-on collision involving two vehicles at the intersection of The West Mall and The Queensway.
CBC Montreal's Homerun spoke to Dr. Beatrice Wang, a dermatologist and the director of the melanoma clinic at the Royal Victoria Hospital, for some advice. Apply sunscreen daily. What kind of sunscreen should you look for when shopping?
Now that 1,500 Syrian refugees have been settled into their new homes in Ottawa, Coun. Michael Qaqish said it was time for a welcome party. Ghina Salloum, 13, has settled into a new home on St. Laurent Boulevard and enrolled in Grade 7 since she arrived in Ottawa at the end of December. There are bouncy
Airdrie RCMP are on the hunt for three suspects connected to a recent liquor store shoplifting incident where the clerk was distracted, police said in release Saturday.