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 2021-05-09 10:00 

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[ Toronto ]

Canadian women need more help returning to work after maternity leave, survey suggests...

Many mothers don't feel properly supported when they return to the workplace after maternity leave, a new survey suggest. An advocacy group says the figures show employers need programs to help female employees reintegrate after they have children...

 2021-05-09 10:00 

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[ Montreal ]

This resilient mother came to Montreal for the safety of her daughter, but life has been difficult...

"I was overworking myself. I had to pick up three jobs. Sometimes I would work overnight and then work again during the day. I didn't have enough time to rest because I had to make sure I had enough money to pay daycare."...

 2021-05-09 10:00 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Outgoing finance chair paints a rosy picture for Saint John after years of cuts...

The city was on the edge of a financial crisis with a budget that was $9 million short. Council and committee had to cut, and cut deep, to avoid falling off the cliff to bankruptcy....

 2021-05-09 10:00 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

What my mother taught me: Islanders share mom's best advice...

What's the most important thing your mother taught you? Stand up straight? Always tell the truth? How to throw a great party? In celebration of Mother's Day 2021, CBC P.E.I. asked Islanders to share the maternal teachings that have served them ove...

 2021-05-09 09:30 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Born to it: For Clare Follett, a musical path was forged from the start...

Clare Follett, a singer and guitarist who has been making waves in Newfoundland and Labrador's music scene for a few years, says her career choice was no surprise at all....

 2021-05-09 09:00 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

School scheduled to open in September will immerse children in Gaelic culture...

It hasn't been easy, but a new Gaelic immersion school remains on course to open in Mabou, N.S., this September. Taigh Sgoile na Drochaide, which is being set up in partnership with The Gaelic College, will initially open to primary students. It is de...

 2021-05-09 09:00 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

'Like comfort food': Trailer Park Boys cast reflects on 20 years of life in Sunnyvale...

Twenty years after the Trailer Park Boys debuted, the show about a foul-mouthed bunch of petty criminals from the Sunnyvale Trailer Park has become a part of Canadiana. CBC News spoke with some of the cast members to learn about the origins of the unlikel...

 2021-05-09 09:00 

CBC

[ Saskatoon ]

'I was in darkness': How a Saskatoon safe house helped a woman find healing through art...

One woman shares her story of how the support at a Saskatoon safe house — and its art classes — gave her the tools she needed to transform her life after escaping a toxic past....

 2021-05-09 09:00 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Gunshots, COVID-19, heart failure: A Toronto man's story of resilience 1 year later...

The COVID-19 pandemic has been marked by tragedy but also remarkable stories of resilience. More than a year after enduring a shooting, COVID-19 and heart failure, Kevin Kusi's recovery is one of them....

 2021-05-09 09:00 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Here's what some Ontario theatre companies have planned for summer 2021...

As more Ontarians get vaccinated, live performance companies are planning their returns to the stage, but questions remain around when the province's theatre scene will make a full return to normal....

 2021-05-09 08:30 

CBC

[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Why do we call it Jiggs dinner, anyway?...

Jiggs dinner is a beloved traditional meal around Newfoundland and Labrador, but where did it get its strange name?...

 2021-05-09 08:00 

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Budget 2021 sets up a fight over high-interest loans...

Though it got only a few lines in the hundreds of pages that made up Budget 2021, the federal government's commitment to open talks on changing Canada's "criminal rate of interest" has anti-poverty activists bracing for a battle with high-...

 2021-05-09 08:00 

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Online campaign encourages Hong Kongers in Canada to recognize their identity in 2021 census...

The #IAmHongKonger campaign calls on members of the diaspora to select Hong Kong as their ethnic origin in the long-form census and to list Cantonese as one of their spoken languages at home in the short-form version....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

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6 Canadian artists proudly following in their mothers' footsteps...

Following in a parent's footsteps can be a daunting experience. CBC News spoke with six artists on how they have embraced the path once walked by their mothers....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

CBC

Tulips, daffodils and cherry blossoms on full display in Canada...

Spring is in full bloom across Canada with tulips, daffodils and cherry blossoms on display. Here's a selection of some of the best blooms that CBC photographers, video producers and others captured in recent days....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

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Travel deals are here but should you book now?...

Several travel providers are offering deals to entice Canadians to book now for a future trip — once it's deemed safe to travel. But some travel experts warn that the pandemic isn't over and could still jeopardize future travel plans....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

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Parents, experts worry about 'snowball effect' of literacy, development lags amid pandemic schooling...

For worried parents, education researchers and developmental experts, alarm bells are ringing about how pandemic-disrupted schooling is affecting this generation of students, particularly the development of Canada's youngest learners....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

CBC

Free flowers in B.C. bring smiles to isolated seniors...

What started with the donation of one bouquet has mushroomed into a huge flower delivery extravaganza as volunteers bring flowers to isolated seniors in the B.C. community of Maple Ridge....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

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Prince William and Kate offer a fleeting glimpse of family life as they mark 10 years of marriage...

As much as a short video posted for Prince William and Kate's 10th wedding anniversary offers a rare glimpse of their family enjoying time at play, there is also a sense that it was a carefully crafted impression they chose to share....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Is it safe to hug mom in long-term care this Mother's Day? If you've both had all your shots, yes!...

As more residents and staff get vaccinated, Ontario is loosening pandemic restrictions on long-term care homes, so communal dining and indoor events and other safe activities can resume for the fully immunized....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

CBC

[ 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....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

CBC

[ Ottawa ]

Rapid COVID-19 tests coming to Ottawa businesses...

Small-and-medium-sized businesses in Ottawa will soon get access to thousands of rapid COVID-19 tests intended to better track asymptomatic cases....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

CBC

[ Ottawa ]

Tell mom you love her from afar this Mother's Day: health experts...

With Mother's Day upon us, Ottawa health officials are urging people to spend time with their parents from a distance this Sunday....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

CBC

[ Ottawa ]

Pouring the perfect pandemic cocktail...

When Mackenzie Irvine found herself short of work this spring, she turned her attention to upping her home cocktail game. She's not alone, as many Ottawans — restaurant industry folks or not — have embraced the art of mixology during the p...

 2021-05-09 08:00 

CBC

[ Ottawa ]

Chinese mothers of new babies grapple with parenthood in a pandemic...

When the pandemic hit, Yuanyuan Zhou and Min Hu were caught half a world away from their families in China — and the support they were hoping for during their first year of motherhood....

 2021-05-09 08:00 

CBC

[ Ottawa ]

What you need to know about COVID-19 in Ottawa on Sunday, May 9...

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

 2021-05-09 04:59 

CBC

Elon Musk's shows humility, hubris in Saturday Night Live appearance...

Elon Musk showed a combination of humility and hubris as he opened his highly anticipated hosting gig on Saturday Night Live. The Tesla CEO and SpaceX founder joked about his Twitter account, which has more than 50 million followers, and the tweets that l...

 2021-05-09 04:57 

CBC

Man City's Sergio Aguero apologizes for Calamitous penalty miss against Chelsea...

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero apologized for his failed attempt at a chipped penalty in Saturday's 2-1 Premier League defeat to Chelsea, saying it was a "bad decision."...

 2021-05-09 04:46 

CBC

Canelo Alvarez adds another title with 8th-round TKO of Billy Joe Saunders...

Canelo Alvarez added another title belt in the super middleweight division, handing Billy Joe Saunders his first loss when the English boxer didn't come out for the ninth round Saturday night....

 2021-05-09 04:30 

CBC

CBC Sports Late Night: Road to the Olympic Games: FINA Diving World Cup - Tokyo...

Watch the high-flying action poolside from the FINA Diving World Cup in Tokyo....

 2021-05-09 04:09 

CBC

China says rocket debris lands in Indian Ocean, but most burns up in atmosphere...

Remnants of China's biggest rocket landed in the Indian Ocean on Sunday, with the bulk of its components destroyed upon re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere, according to Chinese state media, ending days of speculation over where the debris would ...

 2021-05-09 04:06 

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Oilers' Connor McDavid reaches 100-point milestone...

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid reached the 100-point mark this NHL season with a goal and three assists before the end of Saturday's game against the visiting Vancouver Canucks....

 2021-05-09 03:56 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

1 person in critical condition after Burnaby shooting say paramedics...

Police in Burnaby say they are investigating a shooting which sent one person to hospital in critical condition according to paramedics....

 2021-05-09 03:56 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

1 man dead after Burnaby shooting say homicide investigators...

The Lower Mainland's homicide investigation team says a man is dead following a shooting in Burnaby near 6th Street between 12th and 13th Avenue....

 2021-05-09 02:58 

CBC

Biggio hits 1st home run in Houston as Jays top Astros...

Cavan Biggio hit his first homer at the ballpark where his dad closed out his Hall of Fame career, Marcus Semien added a three-run shot late and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Houston Astros 8-4 Saturday night....

 2021-05-09 02:27 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

RCMP seeks tips after body of woman found along Highway 93 near Radium, B.C....

Police in southeastern B.C. are looking for help to determine what happened to a 35-year-old woman found dead Thursday who had been travelling from Didsbury, Alta., to Kootenay National Park near Radium, B.C....

 2021-05-09 02:22 

CBC

Raptors on brink of elimination following loss to Grizzlies...

Pascal Siakam and Gary Trent Jr. scored 18 points apiece in a 109-99 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday that left the Toronto Raptors on the brink of elimination....

 2021-05-09 02:22 

CBC

Wizards' Russell Westbrook ties Oscar Robertson for most triple-doubles in NBA history...

Russell Westbrook tied Oscar Robertson's NBA record for triple-doubles with 181, finishing with 33 points, 19 rebounds and 15 assists, and made two free throws with a second left to give Washington a 133-132 overtime victory over Indiana on Saturday n...

 2021-05-09 02:20 

CBC

[ North News ]

Residents being moved from Iqaluit Elders' Home after staff COVID-19 exposure...

Six clients have been transferred to other facilities, four are being transferred to Embassy West in Ottawa because of more advanced needs, while the rest are being cared for elsewhere in the territory....

 2021-05-09 02:07 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Man, 41, charged in connection to stabbing at Royal York Station...

A 41-year-old man has been arrested in connection to a stabbing at Royal York Station that sent a man in his 30s to hospital in critical condition earlier this week, Toronto police say....

 2021-05-09 01:59 

CBC

Maple Leafs set to head into playoffs as top Canadian team...

Mitch Marner scored his 20th goal of the season as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 on Saturday night to clinch first place in the North Division....

 2021-05-09 01:53 

CBC

Rookie Tim Stutzle scores 1st NHL hat trick to lead surging Senators past Jets...

Rookie Tim Stutzle notched his first NHL hat trick to lead the surging Ottawa Senators past the Winnipeg Jets 4-2 on Saturday night....

 2021-05-09 01:24 

CBC

Steve Stricker eagles 18th to take Regions Tradition lead...

Defending champion Steve Stricker made a long eagle putt on the final hole for 7-under 65 and the third-round lead Saturday in the Regions Tradition, the first of five PGA Tour Champions majors....

 2021-05-08 23:50 

CBC

[ Ottawa ]

Ottawa Valley man killed in Florida plane crash...

Mike Stockton, 67, died when his small plane crashed in southern Florida last week....

 2021-05-08 23:41 

CBC

[ North News ]

Here's what Fort Simpson residents are saying about this year's spring breakup...

According to updates on the community's website, water levels hit 14.4 metres around 2:40 p.m....

 2021-05-08 23:40 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

COVID-19 outbreak declared at poultry processing plant in Surrey, B.C....

Twenty-nine staff at Sunrise Poultry Processors Ltd. have tested positive for the virus and the facility has been ordered to close for 10 days, officials say....

 2021-05-08 23:07 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Menstrual products neglected when addressing poverty, organizer says as drive collects 11,000 pads, tampons...

A donation drive put on by the Winnipeg charity 1JustCity on Saturday raised thousands of dollars — and collected thousands of menstrual products — for people experiencing poverty and homelessness....

 2021-05-08 22:54 

CBC

Mitchell goes bogey-free, leads McIlroy by 2 at Wells Fargo Championship...

Keith Mitchell straightened out his putter and delivered big tee shots Saturday that carried him to a 6-under 66 and a two-shot lead over Rory McIlroy and Gary Woodland in the Wells Fargo Championship....

 2021-05-08 22:53 

CBC

[ Saskatoon ]

Shots fired through window of house, into garage and vehicle in separate incidents: Saskatoon police...

Police say they're not sure if the incidents are related. No one was injured in either incident....

 2021-05-08 22:43 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Alberta surpasses 25,000 active COVID-19 cases, reports 2,042 new cases...

Alberta topped 2,000 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, as the number of active cases in the province surpassed 25,000 for the first time during the pandemic....

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