CBC News

Manitoba News Headlines

hi-cell-tower-getty

Coun. Matt Allard says Winnipeg must change its planning framework to ensure enough cellphone towers rise in new neighbourhoods to meet the demand for emergency service.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 8:06 pm
Pallister in Ottawa

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister says his government continues to negotiate with Ottawa for a health transfer deal, but anything that does get signed won't be adequate.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 7:29 pm
Steven Fletcher

Former federal cabinet minister Steven Fletcher, now a Progressive Conservative backbencher in Manitoba, may be in hot water after criticizing his own government's bill.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 6:41 pm

See More Manitoba News Headlines


National News Headlines

Rumana Monzur Grad 1

As Rumana Monzur was guided to the podium to give a speech to law graduates at the University of British Columbia Wednesday, a hush fell over the crowd of more than 1,000 people gathered at the Chan Shun Concert Hall.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 11:19 pm
Bertrand Charest

The complainants say Charest abused them when he was their coach, before and during his stint with Alpine Canada's women's development team between 1996 and 1998.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 7:26 pm
ART Heffel Auction 20170524

A painting by the late Quebec artist Jean Paul Riopelle has sold for more than $7.4 million, good for second on the list of Canada's most expensive works of art.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 4:58 pm

See More National News Headlines


World News Headlines

Montana Special Election

A reporter said the Republican candidate for Montana's sole congressional seat body-slammed him Wednesday, the day before the polls close in the nationally watched special election.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 10:33 pm
USA-HEALTHCARE/PEORIA

An estimated 23 million people would lose health coverage by 2026 under Republican legislation aimed at repealing Obamacare, the CBO reports.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 5:57 pm
MED-Zika Mosquito-5 Things

The Zika virus arrived a year before the first case was detected in Brazil, and several months before it was first reported in Florida, gene sequencing studies suggest.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 1:23 pm

See More World News Headlines


Entertainment and Arts Headlines

ART Heffel Auction 20170524

A painting by the late Quebec artist Jean Paul Riopelle has sold for more than $7.4 million, good for second on the list of Canada's most expensive works of art.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 4:58 pm
Dani Mathers

A Playboy centerfold was ordered to clean up graffiti Wednesday for secretly snapping a photo of a naked 71-year-old woman in a locker room and posting it online with a mocking comment.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 2:22 pm
Wonder Woman

'In light of the current situation,' Warner Bros has cancelled the glitzy, star-filled London premiere and media junket for Wonder Woman.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 1:45 pm

See More Entertainment and Arts News Headlines


Sports Headlines

spitfires-otters

Jeremiah Addison had a hat trick as the Windsor Spitfires beat the Erie Otters 4-2 on Wednesday to advance directly to the Memorial Cup final.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 9:01 pm
Bertrand Charest

The complainants say Charest abused them when he was their coach, before and during his stint with Alpine Canada's women's development team between 1996 and 1998.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 7:26 pm
AFP_MH27T

Ottawa cyclist Mike Woods helped teammate Pierre Rolland win stage 17 of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday.

Posted: May 24, 2017, 7:12 pm

See More Sports News Headlines