Tom Daley has said that he and his husband are "so, so excited" about the prospect of becoming parents.Speaking to Nick Robinson on the BBC's Andrew Marr show, the Olympic diver explained how the forthcoming birth of their baby boy has changed his perspective on life.
Casey and Waj both live in Rotherham, but on opposite sides of town and surrounded by their own communities. This is the story of how their paths crossed.
An American woman who plotted a mall massacre in Canada has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 10 years. Lindsay Souvannarath made the plan with James Gamble, a Nova Scotia man, in 2015. Two days before the attack, police got a Crime Stoppers tip. Souvannarath was intercepted
Fashion doesn't have to sacrificed for sustainability and several Canadian designers are trying to make a difference in the way they produce clothes. The fashion industry is the second-worst polluting industry but things are changing, albeit slowly. CBC News speaks to two designers who, in different
There may be something fishy about your seafood — it might not actually be what it says on the package. Oceana Canada, an ocean research charity, is hoping citizen scientists in Halifax armed with DNA kits will help them sniff out seafood fraud. The group estimates as much as 40 per cent of seafood sold
With marijuana legalization on the horizon, 420 and cannabis culture are beginning to have a different meaning. For many people, that will mean decriminalizing the drug, and that will be a big deal for those who have criminal records for simple possession of marijuana.
The Liberal Party's convention in Halifax serves as the unofficial campaign launch ahead of the next year's federal election and it's aimed at revitalizing the party's messages. Members will be drafting policy on several big issues, and they're turning to former Obama administration
Students across the United States held walkouts on the anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre. CBC News spoke to a group of students who say the protests are about more than just school shootings — they are about the gun violence in their everyday lives.
Kim Jong-un says North Korea has suspended its nuclear and long-range missile tests, and also announced plans to close its nuclear test site altogether. The move comes just ahead of planned meetings between Kim Jong-un and leaders of South Korea and the United States. However, there is no word on what
Vera Papisova was groped at Coachella while reporting on sexual harassment for Teen Vogue.She told the BBC about her ordeal and the backlash she received online.
A school shooting in Ocala, Florida, left one student wounded and the suspect in custody. The shooting occurred on a day of national protests against gun violence.
A crisis of plastic waste in Bandung, Indonesia's third largest city, has become so acute that the army has been called in to help.Local authorities are trying to provide rubbish collection, but there's still a dramatic expansion of waste generated.
Russia’s attempt to block popular messaging app Telegram has so far been unsuccessful.The authorities want access to the encrypted messages, but Telegram has refused, and worked around measures taken to stop users accessing it. But Moscow's ambition to control social media is far from over.Video
Connecting flights in Africa can be so difficult that sometimes it's easier to fly via Europe to get to another African city. But in January the African Union agreed that all African airlines can fly to any destination on the continent. Emmanuel Igunza looks at the challenges of implementing this