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Stories from the Kamloops Indian Residential School

Stories from the Kamloops Indian Residential School

From drownings to suicides in broad daylight, a new CBC investigation reveals a horrific picture of what life was like at the Kamloops Indian Residential school. Today on Front Burner, the stories of some who lived and died there.

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David Bowie painting found in dump near North Bay, Ont., expected to fetch up to $12K

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A painting by British musician David Bowie that was discovered in a northern Ontario landfill is expected to sell at auction for up to $12,000, and maybe much more.

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Why CBC is turning off Facebook comments on news posts for a month

Facebook Misinformation Warnings

As a responsible public broadcaster, the CBC must weigh our mandate to inform, entertain and enlighten against the harm from comments to our audience, staff and story subjects. That’s why for the next month, we will be closing comments on all news links and video posts to the Facebook pages belonging to News, Current Affairs and Local.

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Two years ago, residents of this Siberian coal town asked Canada for help. It never came

Coal Dust

In 2019, residents of Kiselyovsk, Russia, a city surrounded by coal mines, made a video asking Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to allow them to come to Canada as environmental refugees. Two years later, CBC News visits the community to see the conditions and find out how residents are doing now.

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Black employees slam Ontario Public Service for rampant, systemic racism

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Five employees of Ontario Public Service who are Black say they’ve been excluded from dozens of opportunities to move up, denied overtime and sick days and suffered demeaning comments because of the organization’s systemic racism.

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Two years ago, residents of this Siberian coal town asked Canada for help. It never came

Coal Dust

In 2019, residents of Kiselyovsk, Russia, a city surrounded by coal mines, made a video asking Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to allow them to come to Canada as environmental refugees. Two years later, CBC News visits the community to see the conditions and find out how residents are doing now.

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Vaccinated Canadians overseas frustrated that they were left out of new entry rules

Katie Gibson, her husband Ben and 3-year-old twins Nash and Brooklyn in Abu Dhabi

Although the government says fully vaccinated Canadians may soon be allowed to skip the expensive initial hotel stay and 14-day entry quarantine when entering the country, that change appears to exclude Canadians living abroad who have been immunized with vaccines not approved by Health Canada.

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Vaccinated Canadians overseas frustrated that they were left out of new entry rules

Katie Gibson, her husband Ben and 3-year-old twins Nash and Brooklyn in Abu Dhabi

Although the government says fully vaccinated Canadians may soon be allowed to skip the expensive initial hotel stay and 14-day entry quarantine when entering the country, that change appears to exclude Canadians living abroad who have been immunized with vaccines not approved by Health Canada.

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China urges NATO to stop exaggerating ‘China threat theory’

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China’s mission to the European Union urged NATO on Tuesday to stop exaggerating the “China threat theory” after the group’s leaders warned that the country presents “systemic challenges.”

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Golden Knights roll past Canadiens in Stanley Cup semifinal opener

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The Montreal Canadiens gave up a 4-1 loss Monday in their first of a best-of-seven semifinal battle against the top-seeded Vegas Golden Knights.