Former England player Joey Barton was banned by the Football Association in April 2017 for breaching betting rules.He told the Today programme he thinks he'll always be in recovery from the addiction.
Russia's Olympic punishment is not enough according to Dick Pound, a senior member of the International Olympic Committee. Pound sent a highly critical, private letter to the IOC president, explaining why he believes the committee is letting Russia off easy for widespread, state-sponsored doping.
Hurt, healing and hope are just some of the feelings an Indigenous family has dealt with following the death or disappearance of a daughter. Louisa Lafferty is just one of 1,200 or so Indigenous women across Canada who've had to live for years with the pain of losing a daughter. CBC News is following
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a challenge to develop a gender-equal budget that will help improve the lives of women. Both Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau are in Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum and both will be bringing their message of gender equity and budgeting. Canada
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's visit to Israel appears to have divided the region even further. Pence told the Israeli parliament Washington will move its embassy to Jerusalem ahead of schedule. Arab members of the Knesset heckled Pence — and were escorted out
The brother of a teenager who died after being hit by a stray bullet in Vancouver earlier this month, says the death has left a void in his family's hearts. Wilfred Wong says his family is still in shock. Police believe 15-year-old Alfred Wong was the innocent victim of a targeted shooting, but haven
U.S. lawmakers have reached a deal to end a government shutdown — for now. The temporary funding agreement passed today by Congress will be revisited in three weeks when it expires, meaning another shutdown could be on the horizon. Democrats in the senate agreed to put the standoff on hold after Republicans
Tool-making crows have allowed us to see the first foundations of a technological breakthrough.New Caledonian crows spontaneously make hooks out of plant material, using them to "fish" for grubs and spiders.
This road, in the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, is part of a decade-old deal between the government and Chinese investors. They're given tax-free mineral rights in exchange for billions of dollars' worth of loans for public works. But many of these projects remain unfinished. Motorcyclist
US Vice-President Mike Pence said the US embassy would move from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem before the end of 2019 - far earlier than had been expected.But the controversial move did not sit well with some Arab MPs, who protested against US policy.
Too many people are still being left out of the global recovery, says IMF managing director Christine Lagarde. Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, she warned governments and policymakers not be lulled into complacency.More from the BBC's Davos coverage
A large rally in Las Vegas has marked a year since the Women's March against the election of President Donald Trump.Sunday's event was focused on registering voters and encouraging women to run for office.A year into the Trump presidency, how do women feel the country has changed?
In the midst of a US government shutdown, as Senators try desperately to reach a political compromise, callers to the White House public comment line got an unusual answering message...