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Nuclear incident false alarm due to human error and systemic issues, report says

A false alarm about an incident at the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station in Ontario last month was the result of human error, but a delay in...

Canada to stop paying for Prince Harry and Meghan's security

After March 31, the Canadian government intends to no longer contribute to security costs for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, as they plan to cease...

Long way from cancelling the Olympics: IOC member

Dick Pound, a former Canadian swimming champion and senior member of the International Olympic Committee, says cancelling the Tokyo Olympics would...

Winter storm warning in Ottawa

A winter storm warning is in effect for much of eastern Ontario. Environment Canada predicts a total of 10 to 20 centimetres of snow today in...

Not clear how Calif. COVID-19 patient was exposed

A man in Sacramento, Calf., has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, but hadn't travelled abroad or come into contact with anyone who did....

More than 500 COVID-19 cases in Italy, including 14 deaths

Italy reported a spike overnight in the number of people who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. But an Italian physician who works...

Canadian with coronavirus speaks from Japan

Craig Lee is one of the Canadians who was quarantined on the Diamond Princess cruise ship. He tested positive for the novel coronavirus and he is...

Trump appoints Mike Pence to oversee U.S. response to coronavirus

Donald Trump declared Wednesday that the U.S. is "very, very ready" for whatever the coronavirus threat brings, and he put his vice-president in...

Tokyo Olympics could be cancelled if coronavirus outbreak worsens, IOC member | Power & Politics

The Tokyo Summer Olympics could be cancelled if the coronavirus outbreak gets worse, says IOC member Dick Pound. To read more:...

This Calgarian eats pigeons, and says they're delicious

Curtis Fagan knows the stigma that surrounds pigeons — that the birds are dirty. But the pigeon didn't fall out of favour for some as a culinary...

Demonstrators burn tire near freight-train tracks

Demonstrators who've set up another camp in Tyendinaga near Belleville, Ont., are setting tires on fire alongside the tracks as freight trains move...

Q&A with CBC's Anna Maria Tremonti

Veteran broadcaster Anna Maria Tremonti joins CBC Edmonton's News at 6 host, Nancy Carlson for a live ask-me-anything. What do you want to know?...