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Mike Duffy trial: Inside Courtroom 33

The Ottawa courtroom that is hosting the fraud and breach of trust trial of suspended Senator Mike Duffy is not much bigger than a large living room, but contains within it some big personalities.

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Leona Aglukkaq says letter to provinces on emissions targets wasn't an attack

The federal environment minister says her letter to the provinces last week about their climate change efforts should have come as no surprise and wasn't meant to point fingers.

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Bill C-51 opposition tweeted by Margaret Atwood, Sarah Harmer

Canadian author Margaret Atwood and singer-songwriter Sarah Harmer are stepping up opposition to the Conservatives' proposed anti-terrorism bill, asking Liberal MPs from their communities to vote against it.

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Adios, Corolla & Poloz stands pat: BUSINESS WEEK WRAP

From one industry trying to squeeze more profits from cramping its customers, to another that's finally coming out of its shell, it was an eventful week in business. The CBC's Jacqueline Hansen gets you caught up on the week that was in this video recap.

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Shaw dials back on bundling home phone with its other services

Canada's telecom companies love to bundle, but that strategy is not longer working very well — especially when it comes to the lowly landline that is mocked by millennials, loved by their parents and questioned by everyone in between.

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Average Canadian home price is $440K - what will that buy?

The average price for a Canadian home reached a record high in March. Here's a survey of what you can buy across the country for $439,000.

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Black and missing in America: advocates call for more help

When a black American goes missing the story isn't always treated the same by media and police as when a white American disappears, according to the Black and Missing Foundation. The two women who started the organization are determined to level the playing field.

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Honeybees scattered across U.S. highway after truck tips

A semitruck carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited beekeepers scrambling to save as many insects as they could.

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'No Catcalling' signs in New York City aim to curb street harassment

New traffic signs are popping up across New York, calling out those who like to catcall women, a problem activists say can no longer be laughed off.

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Breast milk may alter behaviour of babies

Mothers may influence the mood and behaviour of their behaviour through their breast milk, researchers say.

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Sony, TV producers force Netflix to fight technology that jumps geofences

Movie and TV producers are being forced to use different ways to fight services that let Netflix users access the company's services in countries other than their own, where more or different programs are available.

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Maple syrup could help fight bacterial infections, Canadian scientists find

Researchers from the University of McGill have found a new use for Canada's favourite condiment: Making disease-causing bacteria more susceptible to antibiotics.

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Breast milk may alter behaviour of babies

Mothers may influence the mood and behaviour of their behaviour through their breast milk, researchers say.

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BRCA testing needed for all women with ovarian cancer, McGill study says

Every woman who contracts ovarian cancer should be tested for the genes that cause it, regardless of family history, says the head of a cancer study from McGill University in Montreal.

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Puppy love hormone boosts Fido's bond to owner

A dog wins a place in its owner’s heart through mutual affectionate gazes, say scientists, who suspect a hormone reinforces the bond the same way parents connect with their babies.

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Jonathan Crombie, Anne of Green Gables actor, dead at 48

Jonathan Crombie, the actor known for his role as Gilbert Blythe in Anne of Green Gables and the son of former Toronto mayor David Crombie, has died.

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer released online

A trailer for director Zack Snyder's highly anticipated Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was officially released on Friday, one day after it leaked online.

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Marvel's Daredevil: Baggage and fixing flaws in the new Netflix series

Marvel's Daredevil hit servers just one week ago, yet the noir-inspired superhero movie is already gathering huge audiences and shaking up things at Netflix.

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NHL playoffs: 4 stories from Saturday night

It was get-even day for three teams that trailed in their playoff series on Saturday as the Penguins, Blues and Lightning all posted victories in their respective series. However, the Jets failed to follow suit in Anaheim.

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#NHLDraft: Oilers get little love on Twitter

The order for the NHL draft lottery was announced Saturday, and for the fourth time in six years, the Edmonton Oilers got the first draft pick. But Twitter wasn't kind to the Oilers, who are expected to draft the much-hyped generational phenom Connor McDavid.

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NHL draft lottery: Edmonton Oilers win 1st-overall pick

The Edmonton Oilers won the National Hockey League draft lottery on Saturday, giving them the first selection in the 2015 entry draft. The Erie Otters' Connor McDavid is widely expected to be picked first.

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