B.C. records 486 sudden deaths, almost triple the usual number, during heat wave

At least 486 people died suddenly over the past five days during B.C.’s record-breaking heat wave, almost three…

What led to the heat dome taking over Western Canada and the U.S.

CBC meteorologist and science reporter Johanna Wagstaffe breaks down the combination of factors that led to…

Ottawa approves modified quarantine program for CFL players entering Canada

The federal government has announced a modified quarantine program for the Canadian Football League that will…

Britain starts planning for COVID-19 vaccine booster shots this fall

Britain is starting to plan for a COVID-19 vaccine booster campaign starting later this year after…

Heat dome planted over Alberta and Saskatchewan as more record temperatures expected

An unrelenting heat wave is gradually moving east across the Prairie provinces Wednesday, and parts of western Canada…

It was a MOMumental day — thanks to 2 Canadian Olympians

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182 unmarked graves discovered near residential school in B.C.’s Interior, First Nation says

WARNING: This story contains distressing details. A First Nation in B.C.’s South Interior says it has…

Yukon seeks federal help to deal with ‘widespread community transmission’ of COVID-19

Yukon is at a pivotal point in the pandemic, testing the limits of its healthcare system,…

‘Hamilton’ receives $30 million government Covid-relief grant

People walk outside “Hamilton” at Richard Rodgers Theatre in Times Square on May 12, 2021 in…