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October 3, 2017 11:18 PM Tara Roe's death in Las Vegas 'heart-wrenching' for many, family friend says

Former Brandon, Man., resident is the 4th Canadian confirmed dead in Sunday's mass shooting Family and friends of Tara Roe say the former Brandon resident was "a beautiful soul" whose loss will be devastating for many in the Manitoba city. Sources close to the family of Roe, 34, told CBC News the Calgary-area woman was among the spectators at an outdoor 2

October 1, 2017 11:56 PM Carr hurt as Raiders drop game to Broncos

Idonije on Carr's injury: 'When your back is locked up, you're done' DENVER — The Denver Broncos throttled running back Marshawn Lynch and sent quarterback Derek Carr to the sideline with a back injury, then sealed their 16-10 win over Oakland on Sunday on safety Justin Simmons' interception of EJ Manuel at the Denver 8 in the closing minutes 2

September 25, 2017 7:36 PM Trump says NFL anthem protests unrelated to race

U.S. President Donald Trump kept up his verbal battle with the National Football League over players who drop to one knee during the national anthem, saying on Monday their acts of protest had nothing to do with racism. Dozens of NFL players, coaches and even some owners joined in silent protest at games on Sunday against Trump's call for owners to fire players 12

September 18, 2017 5:07 AM Falcons dominate Packers in statement NFC championship rematch

Aaron Rodgers becomes fastest QB to throw 300 TD passes Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons picked up where they left off against the Green Bay Packers, building a big halftime on the way to a dominating victory Sunday night. The rematch of last season's NFC championship game was essentially a repeat: Ryan threw for 252 yards and a touchdown, Devonta Freeman 11

September 15, 2017 7:59 PM Search for missing boy expands to Ontario

The search for a missing six-year-old in Quebec has expanded into Ontario as police say they are now looking for an SUV in Nappanee, Ont. Louka Fredette went missing at approximately 5:35 p.m. on Thursday, according to police. The boy is believed to be with his father, 41-year-old Ugo Fredette. Originally, police believed Fredette was driving a white 16

September 7, 2017 3:52 PM Race car driver Arie Luyendyk Jr. is ABC’s new ‘Bachelor’

NEW YORK — ABC has announced race car driver Arie Luyendyk Jr. as its next “Bachelor.” Luyendyk was revealed as the leading man for the reality competition on “Good Morning America” on Thursday. He says he’s going into the experience with “an open mind, open heart.” The 35-year-old says his experience making quick decisions on the race track will help him on the show. Luyendyk 40

September 6, 2017 12:10 PM UN warns of 'catastrophe' as nearly 150,000 Rohingya flee Myanmar

Myanmar said on Wednesday it is negotiating with China and Russia to ensure they block any U.N. Security Council censure over the violence that has forced an exodus of nearly 150,000 Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh in less than two weeks. Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi blamed "terrorists" for "a huge iceberg of misinformation" on the strife in the northwestern 8

September 5, 2017 9:08 PM Juggling act: School, athletics left middle-distance runner McBride exhausted

Canadian has no regrets after cutting short running season Brandon McBride's rookie season as a professional middle-distance runner, filled with big expectations, stress and success, quickly became a lesson in how to balance academics and athletics. After graduating from Mississippi State University last year with a bachelor's degree in business administration 34

September 5, 2017 2:14 PM Driver, 18, busted at nearly 70 km/h over speed limit: OPP

An 18-year-old accused leadfoot from Brampton has temporarily lost his vehicle and licence for allegedly driving nearly 70 km/h over the speed limit in Collingwood. Ontario Provincial Police say an officer was conducting traffic enforcement when he spotted a speeding SUV on Hwy. 26, near Poplar Side Rd., around 4 p.m. on Sunday. “Upon activating the radar 8

August 31, 2017 11:58 AM Hyperloop pod breaks own high-speed record

Tests of the futuristic hyperloop transport system have managed to propel one of its pods at 355km/h (220mph). The tests establish a new record for the technology only days after a separate prototype hit 324km/h. Hyperloop puts pods in an airless tunnel and seeks to accelerate them to very high speeds to cut travel times for freight and passengers 18