What should have just been an unpleasant experience for arachnophobic Jamie Roberts quickly turned into 'something out of a horror film.' Spiders could be the world's most deadly »
SYDNEY - Australia's famed "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin knew he was dying after a massive stingray stabbed him in the chest hundreds of times, the only witness to the fatal 2006 attack said in his first detailed public account of the beloved conservationist's death. "We're saying to him things…
NELSON, B.C. - One man is dead following an avalanche in British Columbia near Kooteney Glacier Provincial Park between Nelson and Cranbrook.
HONOLULU, Hawaii - A civilian defence contractor accused of giving military secrets to a Chinese girlfriend half his age will be entering a guilty plea, his attorney said Tuesday. Benjamin Bishop was expected to plead guilty in federal court on Thursday to one count of transmitting national…
OTTAWA - Olivia Chow will resign her seat in Parliament on Wednesday as she sets her sights on replacing Rob Ford as mayor of the country's largest city, The Canadian Press has learned. The New Democrat MP intends to submit her resignation in the morning to the Speaker of the House of Commons. …
A woman from Surrey, B.C., is petitioning all levels of government to level the gender playing field when it comes to the pricing of products and services.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - More than four days after a Malaysian jetliner went missing on route to Beijing, authorities acknowledged Wednesday they didn't know in which direction the plane and its 239 passengers was heading when it disappeared, vastly complicating efforts to find it. Amid…
Para-snowboardingmakes its debut at the Sochi Paralympics on Friday and Canada's snowboarders are ready to make some noise on the course. CBC National News reporter Chris Brown takes a look at the incredible journeys that brought Canada's athletes to the Games.
A Winnipeg homeowner is urging others to clear snow from the roofs of their homes, after her garage roof collapsed under about a foot of snow.
An avalanche in Gray Creek Pass in B.C.'s Kootenay region killed at least one snowmobiler on Tuesday.
Every child birth is special for parents. But one Saskatoon couple experienced something quite extraordinary and now has three identical reasons to celebrate.
New Democrat MP Olivia Chow will resign her seat in Parliament on Wednesday and launch her formal mayoral campaign the following day, ending months of speculation of whether she would run to replace Rob Ford.
The province will kick in the necessary money towards completing Edmonton's southeast LRT line, Alberta Premier Alison Redford announced this morning.
A rural area in northeast Saskatchewan says it's having a problem with hungry wolves and wants the government's help.
Edmonton police are now calling the suspicious death of Demetrios Karahalios a homicide.
Some of Quebec’s labour unions are warning that some of its members, which have supported the Parti Québécois for years, may not vote for the party this time now that media magnate Pierre Karl Péladeau is running for a seat.
A petition calling for return to back-to-basics math instruction in Alberta schools now has nearly 10,000 signatures.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Missouri would become the third state to make women wait three days to have an abortion after seeing a doctor under legislation passed by the state House on Tuesday.
Roads are reopening in the Bonnybrook area following a fire that is sending black smoke above southeast Calgary.
A simple dare, shared on social media, is catching on across the country including Saskatchewan where people are participating in activities to defy the winter weather.