Governor General David Johnston is presiding over an Order of Canada investiture ceremony Friday at Rideau Hall for 48 distinguished Canadians, including NBA star Steve Nash, Nobel Prize winning scientist Arthur McDonald and actor Graham Greene. CBC News is livestreaming the ceremony at 10:30 a.m. ET.
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Quebec senator Jacques Demers has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke on Wednesday night, CBC News has confirmed. He is in stable condition.
A Paralympic gold medallist and an esteemed jurist who led the Truth and Reconciliation Commission into residential schools have been appointed to the Senate. Chantal Petitclerc and Murray Sinclair are among seven new senators named by the Liberal government today.
As millions of Canadians sat down night after night to watch the Toronto Blue Jays in their march to the post season, they saw stars like Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson — and they also repeatedly saw the face of Justin Trudeau in his party's election ads thanks to a decision taken weeks earlier.
On Monday, as politicians plead with supporters to go out and mark their X on a ballot, they will have some tough competition for the attention of many voters. And the main party leaders have no one to blame for the situation but themselves.
A Canadian senator says her husband was wrongly accused of mischief at the Rogers Centre.
Despite being denied the ability to vote, former hockey great Wayne Gretzky is expected to endorse Stephen Harper later today at an event at the Carlu in Toronto.
CBC News contacted the four major parties with candidates in the Toronto area for the federal election to get their views on a possible bid by Toronto for the 2024 Summer Olympics. Here's what we learned.
Conservative Leader Stephen Harper took in a Toronto Blue Jays game Monday evening. The Jays lost and people on social media are blaming him for it. Similar sentiments followed NDP Leader Tom Mulcair's visit (and a Jays loss) in mid-August.
The Toronto Blue Jays found themselves in first place in the American League's Eastern Division Thursday morning, the first time they have held that position on an August day since 1993. Something else was going on during the team's thrilling stretch drive 22 years ago.