On CTVNews.ca: Royal commentator Richard Berthelsen examines the many challenges Mary Simon will have ahead of her once she becomes governor general, and says the former ambassador and Indigenous leader is the right person for the job.
In the past three years, the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment (CAPE) has commented publicly on current climate issues, to synthesize complex questions concerning the environmental crisis and our health, and to translate into policy recommendations what the science is telling us very clearly: climate change is affecting health.
Imam Hassan Guillet has eight recommendations to combat Islamophobia in Canada that he argues should be implemented immediately to avoid another tragedy like those in London, Ontario and Quebec City.
On CTVNews.ca, financial commentator Pattie Lovett-Reid offers advice to those considering renovating their homes, including watching for hidden costs and other pitfalls that rookie renovators might not be aware of.
Charlatans continue to try to lure those looking to lose weight to products that are often unproven and not conducive to a healthy lifestyle.
For 40 years, we have used two confused names: the Eastern Townships – Cantons-de-l’Est – for tourism and Estrie for administration. Our generation now has the opportunity to choose the strongest and most evocative name. We owe it to ourselves to seize the opportunity to invest in this exercise rigorously.
The Bank of Canada has an interest rate announcement on Wednesday and all Canadians should be listening closely, explains Chief Financial Commentator Pattie Lovett-Reid in her latest blog on CTVNews.ca.
The Montreal Canadiens gave everything they had, but the Tampa Bay Lightning proved to be one too many hills to climb, defeating the Habs 1-0 in Game 5 to be named back-to-back Stanley Cup champions.
Matthew Almusa of Margo, Sask. has become a bit of a celebrity in Finland after appearing in a dating show for farmers.
The skatepark at Calgary's Shaw Millenium Park has been modified with neon-coloured tape, tactile pathways and audio beacons through the work of a group of blind and visually impaired skateboarders.
Inspired by skull imagery and 'The Lord of The Rings,' a Brazilian tattoo artist has covered nearly every part of his body in ink and undergone surgeries to give himself horns, a forked tongue and pointed orc ears, even cutting off his nose to complete the look.
For Olympians who dream of winning a gold medal, falling just short can feel like missing the opportunity of a lifetime. British rower Annie Vernon, who won a silver medal in the 2008 Olympics, says just missing gold can be tougher to process than finishing well out of the medals.
Taiwanese athletes are competing at the Tokyo Olympics under the name Chinese Taipei. Here's why Taiwan's politically contentious status means they can't compete under their country's official name, flag or anthem.
Canada has defeated Mexico 3-2 to win the bronze medal in softball at the Tokyo Olympics.
The fuel needle is moving closer to 'empty' at some U.S. airports. American Airlines says it's running into fuel shortages at some smaller and mid-size airports, and Delta Air Lines, meanwhile, said Reno, Nevada, is the most affected location.
Unifor says negotiations are continuing separately with De Havilland and Bombardier Inc. ahead of a morning strike deadline at the Downsview facility in north Toronto.
New data from Statistics Canada shows that while youth unemployment has risen during the COVID-19 pandemic, finding full-time work has been increasingly precarious since the late 1980s.
A sandstorm caused a huge 22-vehicle pileup on a Utah highway that left eight people dead, including children, authorities said.
General Motors is recalling some older Chevrolet Bolts for a second time to fix persistent battery problems that can set the electric cars ablaze.
Canadian auto parts maker Magna International Inc said on Thursday it will buy Swedish rival Veoneer Inc for about US$3.8 billion in cash, in a deal that would help expand its driver assistance technologies business.