Canadian Press Episodes
Featherweight champion Max Holloway retained his title against challenger Brian Ortega at UFC 231, Saturday. UFC president Dana White says it was “one of the sickest fights" he has ever seen.
James Gallagher and Yan Boissonneault say they want to bring their expertise running small legal medical grow-ops to the recreational market. Gallagher says “craft” producers have a lot of knowledge to add to the growing industry.
Cellist Yo-Yo Ma gave a free performance in Montreal’s subway system Saturday. Ma ended the 20-minute show by inviting the crowd to sing along with his interpretation of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah."
The most decorated luger in Canadian history and first to win an Olympic medal Alex Gough retired from the sport Saturday. Gough says she’s proud of the fact young Canadian girls have taken up luge because of her.
After Doug Ford claimed the prime minister shifted the goalposts on Canada’s climate-change plans, Justin Trudeau responded by suggesting it is the Ontario premier who is “moving the goalposts.”
The federal government is agreeing with the UN’s statement that the coerced sterilization of Indigenous women and girls in Canada is a violation of human rights. The Liberals say the criminal code already covers this practice.
The UN Committee Against Torture says Canada must investigate the forced sterilization of Indigenous women and girls. Jackie Hansen of Amnesty International says the practice violates a “long list of human rights.”
Chart-toppers Drake and Shawn Mendes led the Canadians picking up Grammy Award nominations. The Toronto rapper pulled in seven nominations. Drake is up for album, record and song of the year for work from his 2018 double-album "Scorpion." Mendes s...
Adrian Pearce left a gift from his high school girlfriend Vicki Allen unopened for 47 years after she broke up with him. Allen says she didn’t realize Pearce’s feelings were so intense.
Just two days after being named host of the Academy Awards, Kevin Hart stepped down following an outcry over past homophobic tweets by the comedian. Hart wrote on Twitter that he was withdrawing as Oscars host because he didn't want to be a distr...
Attending a vigil to honour the victims of the Ecole Polytechnique shooting in Montreal 29 years ago, Sophie Gregoire Trudeau says more can be done to fight gender-based violence.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Ontario Premier Doug Ford in Montreal on Thursday ahead of the first ministers conference. Ford said he is eager to discuss the federal carbon tax and irregular border crossers with Trudeau.
UFC President Dana White says he’s looking forward to the featherweight title bout at UFC 231 in Toronto. Featherweight champion Max (Blessed) Holloway takes on Brian (T-City) Ortega on Saturday.
Justin Trudeau says his office got “a few days’ notice” before the arrest of the chief financial officer of Chinese company Huawei Technologies. The prime minister says there was no political involvement in Meng Wanzhou's arrest.
Ottawa’s Sandra Oh and Toronto's Jim Carrey are up for Golden Globes.
Video of a Saint John police interview with Dennis Oland conducted in 2011 has been shown to his murder trial. Oland, who has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder, denies killing his father in an excerpt from the interview.
Conservative MP Candice Bergen says recent comments the prime minister made at a panel in Argentina are an “insult” to Canada’s construction workers. Justin Trudeau says he will continue to help ensure safe workplaces for all Canadians.
An intensive care specialist says Quebec boxer Adonis Stevenson is receiving treatment for a severe traumatic brain injury after a knockout loss Saturday night. Dr. Alexis Turgeon says Stevenson is in a stable but critical condition.
A spokesman for Saskatchewan’s power utility says electricity was restored late Tuesday night after frost buildup caused outages for 200,000 customers. SaskPower says isolated outages may continue in areas where frost is still present.
Former prime minister Brian Mulroney paid tribute to his close friend, former U.S. president George H.W. Bush. Mulroney delivered one of four eulogies during the state funeral at Washington's National Cathedral.
Comedian Kevin Hart is set to host the 91st Academy Awards ceremony for the first time.
Ontario Premier Doug Ford says he had zero influence in the hiring of his family friend, Ronald Taverner, as the Ontario Provincial Police commissioner. Opposition parties are calling for an independent investigation into the appointment.
The CEO of Seattles new NHL franchise says he cant wait for the inevitable rivalry with the Vancouver Canucks. The leagues newly approved 32nd team will begin play in the 2021-22 season.
Rogers and Bell radio stations are pulling song "Baby, It's Cold Outside" from Christmas rotation.
The average Canadian family could spend $400 more on groceries in 2019, according to a new report.
UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway faces Brian Ortega at UFC 231 in Toronto on Saturday. Holloway says theyre both fighters on the rise.
Center William Nylander says hes looking forward to getting back on the ice with the Maple Leafs. Nylander and the team agreed to a US$6.9 million six-year deal less than an hour before Saturday's deadline.
Saskatchewan semi-truck drivers seeking a Class 1 commercial licence will soon be required to undergo at least 121.5 hours of training. The government says the Humboldt Broncos crash highlighted the need for improved standards.
Luke Doucet and Melissa McClelland of Canadian folk-rock duo Whitehorse demonstrate how to make homemade Irish cream. Doucet says his mom doesnt often drink but will make this beverage over the holidays.
A Russian Soyuz rocket carrying astronaut David Saint-Jacques blasted off from Kazakhstan Monday and is headed for the International Space Station. Former astronaut Robert Thirsk shares the advice he gave Saint-Jacques.
Canadian boxer Adonis Stevenson is in a coma after being knocked out during a title fight
BMO Financial Group releases its fourth-quarter and year-end results on Tuesday. National Bank of Canada reports its results on Wednesday. Hudson's Bay Co. will announce its third-quarter results on Wednesday. The Bank of Canada will make its an...
Canadas first woman in space Roberta Bondar says it is very exciting to see David Saint-Jacques going to space on a six-month mission. The Canadian astronaut launches to the International Space Station Monday.
Olympic medallist Scott Moir says he cant believe he and figure skating partner Tessa Virtue have a Walk of Fame star, and is pretty excited about it. The duo were among inductees whose star was unveiled in Toronto Saturday.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Saturday in Buenos Aires he learned of Liberal MP Raj Grewal's gambling problem just over a week ago, but his office had no information that an RCMP investigation was connected to the issue.
Former prime minister Brian Mulroney said Saturday that former U.S. president George H.W. Bush made very important things possible for Canadian history. Bush died Friday at the age of 94.
A new app developed by university students in Winnipeg connects homeowners with snow shovellers. The founder of OnTheStep says partnering the app with the Hire-A-Refugee organization reflects the teams belief in equal opportunity.
Marriott's data breach at Starwood hotels ranks among the largest hacks ever. The company says as many as 500 million guests may have been affected. Here are some of the worst data breaches in history.
The Conservatives pressed the government Thursday on when it knew of an investigation that brought to light the gambling debts of a Liberal MP, who has stepped down. The Liberals say they learned of Raj Grewals challenges last week.
Canada, Mexico and the U.S. signed the USMCA on Friday, a new trade deal which still needs to be ratified by all three countries. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told Donald Trump more work needs to be done to remove existing tariffs.
A Chinese garden in Vancouver is taking steps to keep out an otter that dined on 11 of its koi fish. The gardens executive director says the goal is to eventually replenish the pond with more koi.
The foreign affairs minister has announced sanctions on 17 Saudi Arabian nationals linked to the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Chrystia Freeland says Canadas actions carry real weight in the world.
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says USMCA, Canadas new trade deal with the U.S. and Mexico, is being finalized and will be signed on Nov. 30.
Netflix Canada has announced its biggest price increase ever for both new and current subscribers.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Sophie Gregoire Trudeau landed in Buenos Aires Thursday, ahead of the start of the G20 summit in Argentina on Friday.
Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says the province will buy new rail cars to transport its oil to market while new pipeline plans remain stalled. Notley says the economy cannot sustain oil prices that are near record lows.
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer questioned Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in the House of Commons Wednesday, over whether there's a link between carbon tax plans and the announced closure of the GM plant in Oshawa, Ontario.