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 2021-09-26 10:00 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Dissatisfied with local internet options, rural N.B. residents turn to satellite service...

Rural New Brunswickers say they've ditched local options for internet service, and are opting for Starlink, a satellite internet service launched by Elon Musk's SpaceX company....

 2021-09-26 10:00 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

A peek at what P.E.I. wildlife has been up to during the pandemic...

A new project is trying to find out how wildlife in P.E.I. parks has reacted to changes in human presence triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-09-26 10:00 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

5 suggestions for things to do on Truth and Reconciliation Day Thursday...

Lennox Island First Nation Chief Darlene Bernard suggests some ways Canadians can respectfully observe the holiday....

 2021-09-26 09:34 

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Police make 'significant' arrest over London teacher's death...

British police said Sunday they have arrested a man on suspicion of murdering Sabina Nessa, a primary school teacher killed as she walked in a London park....

 2021-09-26 09:30 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

St. John's doesn't like bikes. Here's why its cycling plan needs to change lanes...

In this column for CBC Opinion, Adrian House describes the dangers cyclists face on the road in St. John's, and calls on the city to revamp its biking plan....

 2021-09-26 09:00 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Alberta man unites with long lost half-siblings in Nova Scotia after surprise DNA test...

An Alberta man has gained four new half-siblings in Nova Scotia after uncovering a decades-old family secret with a DNA test....

 2021-09-26 08:30 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Like polio, the long-term impact of COVID will be measured in disability...

Practically everyone, from public health officials to political pundits to social media commentators, has framed the threat of COVID-19 in terms of its mortality rate. But as cultural historian Ainsley Hawthorn writes, COVID is going to injure many more p...

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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Snowbirds eye return to Florida even as sunshine state battles COVID-19...

The allure of escaping Canada's winter weather may be strong enough to drive more snowbirds to head to Florida during the coming second winter of the pandemic....

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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[ Toronto ]

Consent courses, training about campus sexual violence exist, but students and experts say more is needed...

Sexual assault complaints filed after Western University's orientation week have revived talk about the ongoing problem of sexual violence on post-secondary campuses, along with questions about what institutions are doing to educate campus communities...

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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[ Ottawa ]

Make your own autumn cocktail...

Yvonne Langen shares some cocktail creations for cool autumn gatherings....

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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[ Ottawa ]

Critics question independence of LRT return-to-service review...

Some public officials are questioning the city's decision to retain STV Inc. to undertake what's been called an 'independent and impartial' review of any plans to get the Confederation Line's LRT trains running again....

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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[ Ottawa ]

What you need to know about COVID-19 in Ottawa on Sunday, Sept. 26...

Here's CBC Ottawa's latest roundup of key updates during the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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[ Toronto ]

Ontario patients fear vision loss as no end in sight to optometrists' dispute with province...

After enduring four painful eye surgeries this year alone, Lisa Adams needs to get a new prescription. The problem is she can't get an appointment as optometrists continue to turn away OHIP patients as part of a job action against the provincial gover...

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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[ Montreal ]

'I don't expect any mercy': Record number of girls playing tackle football at Sun Youth...

Hayley Harrisoin says she'd like to keep playing in college or university next season. But even if that doesn't happen, she wants to keep working to inspire other girls to enter the sport....

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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[ Ottawa ]

It's time for the weekly CBC Ottawa news quiz...

How closely did you follow the past seven days in local news? Take our quiz to find out....

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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[ Ottawa ]

City ward that honoured 19th-century slave owner could soon have new name...

Six city wards in Ottawa are slated to get new names, including one that references Sir Henry Goulburn, a British statesman and slave owner with no apparent ties to Canada....

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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After devastating European fire season, experts call for new approach to protecting forests...

Governments in Europe seem prepared to reverse decades of austerity to tackle ever-worsening blazes, but experts say what the continent needs is not only money but a changed relationship to the land itself....

 2021-09-26 08:00 

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Sex assault suit against Prince Andrew complicated by defendant's notoriety, say legal experts...

Civil lawsuits are commonplace, but the legal action directed toward Prince Andrew has its own share of complexities and a broader context that sets it apart....

 2021-09-26 06:19 

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Alexander Volkanovski displays championship heart in featherweight title defence at UFC 266...

Alexander Volkanovski defended his featherweight title with a bloody, tumultuous unanimous decision over Brian Ortega, and Valentina Shevchenko defended her flyweight belt with a fourth-round stoppage of Lauren Murphy at UFC 266 on Saturday night in Las V...

 2021-09-26 05:02 

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Shapovalov falls to Medvedev as Europe takes commanding lead at Laver Cup...

Stefanos Tsitsipas won his singles contest before returning to court with Andrey Rublev to triumph in doubles as Team Europe swept all matches on Saturday and are one victory away against Team World to maintain their iron grip on the Laver Cup. Canada'...

 2021-09-26 04:20 

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Forge FC snaps top-seeded Pacific FC's 5-game unbeaten streak behind Browne's winner...

Forge FC kept the pressure on Pacific FC atop the Canadian Premier League standings by beating the league leaders 2-1 on Saturday night in Hamilton, Ont....

 2021-09-26 04:07 

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Blue Jays keep playoff chase going with bounce back victory over Twins...

Teoscar Hernandez, Marcus Semien and George Springer homered, and the Toronto Blue Jays held their position in the playoff chase by beating the Minnesota Twins 6-1 Saturday night in Minneapolis, Minn....

 2021-09-26 02:57 

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Christine Sinclair scores in losing effort as Thorns fall to Red Stars...

Canadian soccer star Christine Sinclair scored her fourth goal of the NWSL season for Portland Thorns FC in a 2-1 loss to the Chicago Red Stars on Saturday....

 2021-09-26 02:32 

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Toronto FC plays to scoreless draw against Colorado Rapids...

Toronto FC and Colorado played to a 0-0 draw Saturday, in Commerce City, Colo., extending the Rapids' unbeaten streak in Major League Soccer to 11 games (6-0-5)....

 2021-09-26 02:11 

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[ British Columbia ]

1 man dead, another seriously injured after ATV crash near Kelowna...

Police in Kelowna say one man is dead and another was seriously injured following a crash involving an all-terrain vehicle in a rural area outside the city....

 2021-09-26 02:05 

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[ British Columbia ]

IHIT investigating after body found in burned pickup truck in Maple Ridge...

Homicide detectives are investigating after a body was found inside a burned-out black pickup truck in Maple Ridge on Saturday morning....

 2021-09-26 02:05 

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[ British Columbia ]

IHIT investigating after body found in burned pickup truck in Ridge Meadows...

Homicide detectives are investigating after a body was found inside a burned-out black pickup truck in Ridge Meadows on Saturday morning....

 2021-09-26 01:57 

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Maple Leafs take down Canadiens in pre-season action as fans return to Scotiabank Arena...

John Tavares scored in his return from injury, the Maple Leafs played in front of their home fans for the first time in more than 18 months, and Toronto defeated the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 in the opener on the NHL's pre-season calendar Saturday....

 2021-09-26 00:56 

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[ British Columbia ]

From high notes to high seas: How this Surrey man turned 3 pianos into a canoe...

While British Columbians developed new hobbies over the pandemic, one Surrey man decided to jazz up three pianos destined for the dump, and turn them into a canoe....

 2021-09-26 00:45 

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Nasa Hataoka ties Minjee Lee for lead after 2nd round of LPGA's NW Arkansas Championship...

Japan's Nasa Hataoka made a hole-in-one for the second straight day and shot a 6-under 65 Saturday to move into a tie with Australia's Minjee Lee after two rounds of the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship....

 2021-09-26 00:21 

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[ Manitoba ]

Event shows Winnipeggers benefits of driving electric...

Electric vehicle lovers showed off their cars at an event in Winnipeg on Saturday that one organizer says was a chance to connect with fellow enthusiasts and a way to show off the benefits of buying a car not powered by gasoline....

 2021-09-25 23:08 

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[ Manitoba ]

Catholic bishops' residential school apology 'means nothing' without action, survivor says...

One residential school survivor in Manitoba says the public apology for residential schools made by the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops this week is too little, too late....

 2021-09-25 23:01 

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Angela Merkel backs fellow party member for chancellor ahead of tight German vote...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Christian Democratic Union candidate for chancellor Armin Laschet warned of instability in Germany after the federal elections if they were left out of a coalition....

 2021-09-25 22:58 

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[ Manitoba ]

Anishinaabe woman wonders why the Bay is selling orange shirts for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation...

In an Instagram post earlier this week, The Hudson's Bay Company said it is selling orange shirts with the slogan "Every Child Matters" — leading many Indigenous people to wonder whether the company is profiting off of the painful legacy...

 2021-09-25 22:30 

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[ Toronto ]

Doctor hopes buttons worn by health care workers will encourage vaccination in Toronto shelters...

An Ontario emergency room doctor who has worked with unhoused people in the Toronto's shelter system has come up with a new way to encourage COVID-19 vaccination....

 2021-09-25 22:28 

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Usyk stuns Joshua with unanimous decision victory to become unified heavyweight champion...

Oleksandr Usyk ended Anthony Joshua's second reign as world heavyweight champion Saturday with a unanimous points win in just his third fight since stepping up from the cruiserweight division....

 2021-09-25 22:14 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

COVID-19 in Sask.: Record-breaking hospitalizations reported every day for a week...

The number of active COVID-19 cases in Saskatchewan continued to rise on Saturday, with 492 new cases reported. Four more people have died from the illness....

 2021-09-25 22:03 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

'Relax, we are double vaxxed': Hundreds of Dalhousie students attend street party...

Despite ongoing gathering limits in the province, hundreds of Dalhousie students attended a street party in Halifax on Saturday....

 2021-09-25 21:47 

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Volcanic ash cloud closes airport on Spanish island, as new vent prompts concern...

The airport on the Spanish island of La Palma shut down on Saturday because of an ash cloud spewing out of a volcano that has been erupting for a week, and scientists said another volcanic vent opened up, exposing islanders to possible new dangers....

 2021-09-25 21:35 

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[ Calgary ]

Green Line spending approaches $675 million...

Spending on Calgary's Green Line is approaching $675 million as preparation for the project continues....

 2021-09-25 21:20 

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Team Casey Scheidegger books Olympic trials spot with victory over Team Corryn Brown...

Team Casey Scheidegger defeated Team Corryn Brown 6-4 on Saturday afternoon in Ottawa to earn a berth at the Tim Hortons Curling Trials later this fall in Saskatoon....

 2021-09-25 21:15 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

P.E.I. mushroom trip: foragers take to the forests during plentiful season...

The conditions are perfect for mushroom growth on P.E.I. this year....

 2021-09-25 20:50 

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[ Montreal ]

Valrie Plante promises $110M for public security plan to fight gun violence, if re-elected...

Montreal mayoral candidate Valrie Plante unveiled a campaign promise Saturday to spend $110 million on public security, if re-elected, in a bid to stem the rise in gun violence in the city....

 2021-09-25 20:46 

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Americans lead 9-3 in dominant Ryder Cup effort entering Saturday afternoon session...

The Americans won their third straight session by another 3-1 margin, pushing the lead to 9-3 going into Saturday afternoon's final session before the 12 singles matches at the Ryder Cup....

 2021-09-25 20:22 

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Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor are free: What does this mean for Canada-China relations?...

Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor, the two Canadian men taken into custody almost three years ago by China's communist regime, are on home soil after the legal dispute involving Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou was partly resolved by U.S. prosecutors....

 2021-09-25 20:21 

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[ Montreal ]

Montrealers denounce 'inhumane' treatment of Haitians at U.S.-Mexico border, urge Canada to act...

Protesters gathered in downtown Montreal to denounce the treatment of Haitian migrants at a U.S.-Mexico border crossing. They're also accusing Western governments of meddling in Haiti's affairs and contributing to the country's instability....

 2021-09-25 20:19 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Ontario, Alberta, Sask. to cover 'life-changing' cystic fibrosis drug...

Three provinces say they'll start covering the cost of a new drug that experts describe as a "life-changing" treatment for cystic fibrosis....

 2021-09-25 20:10 

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[ North News ]

Body of missing man found in water in Inuvik, N.W.T....

A large search and rescue operation began, according to RCMP, after the individual entered the water around 4:20 a.m. Friday. He was found dead around 11 a.m. Saturday in the water, near where he had last been seen....

 2021-09-25 20:06 

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[ Saskatoon ]

With stakes high, Regina woman waiting for transplant says pause in organ donation program is frightening...

Some Saskatchewan residents say they're feeling uneasy and scared after the province's organ donation program was suspended to free capacity to treat increased COVID-19 cases in the province....

 2021-09-25 20:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

SPCA, women's shelters team up to house pets amid increase in domestic abuse during pandemic...

For several years, the Kelowna SPCA has teamed up with women's shelters to provide housing for pets of people fleeing domestic violence - a partnership that is proving crucial during the pandemic, the organizations say....

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