More provinces sign up for rent benefit as…

Seven provinces have signed on to a federal rent assistance program created as part of the national housing strategy, newly released documents show. So far, the federal government has announced deals with only four provinces to deliver…

Barack Obama on a Biden presidency, racism in…

Former U.S. president Barack Obama says the biggest challenge for president-elect Joe Biden will be to bridge the gulf that exists in the country and bring together a vastly polarized populace. "You've seen growing divisions,…

Trudeau vows to support developing nations with COVID-19…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and leaders of the other Group of 20 countries promised Sunday to support developing nations in accessing COVID-19 vaccines while also committing to delay debt payments for cash-strapped jurisdictions. In the final communiqué released…

How not to buy a puppy; pandemic price…

Miss something this week? Don't panic. CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get the Marketplace newsletter every Friday. There have been over 30,000 price-gouging complaints since the pandemic began with few…

Party over country: Canadian experts weigh in on…

The polls tell us that roughly a third of all U.S. citizens believe — wrongly — that U.S. president-elect Joe Biden's victory was achieved through fraud. That finding is more alarming than surprising. Trust in the federal government dipped below 30 per cent among Americans at…