For decades, female gymnasts have worn bikini-cut leotards. In qualifying on Sunday, however, the German team instead wore unitards that stretched to their ankles, intending to push back against sexualization of women in gymnastics.
The B.C. Wildfire Service says there are more than 250 wildfires currently burning across the province, with hundreds of firefighters continuing to work through challenging terrain in hot, dry conditions.
The town of Dinant, Belgium, was cleaning up on Sunday after its heaviest floods in decades the previous day turned streets into torrential streams that washed away cars and pavement but did not kill anyone.
Canadian women are bringing home the hardware, winning two silver medals so far. Here's what you missed in Tokyo on Sunday.
Kylie Masse of LaSalle, Ont., set an Olympic record in the women's 100-metre backstroke, winning in 58.17 seconds, only to see U.S. rival Regan Smith (57.96) and Australia's Kaylee McKeown (57.88) lower the mark in consecutive heat races on Sunday in Tokyo.
Beardy's and Okemasis' Cree Nation in Saskatchewan held a week-long traditional culture camp on its reserve north of Saskatoon this week, a rare opportunity to learn traditional land-based skills.
The COVID-19 pandemic laid bare the need for increased staffing at long-term care facilities, and one home in New Glasgow, N.S., turned to a federal program that recruits refugees to ease its staffing shortage.
CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff says restrictions for unvaccinated people may be necessary if case numbers reach new heights in the coming months.
Experts say there is great demand for culturally specific long-term care homes, yet there are not enough to serve the needs of Greater Toronto Area's diverse older adult population.
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