Monday, June 25, 2018

It should be a pleasantly sunny Monday in Ottawa-Gatineau

Monday should offer up a pleasantly clear start to the Ottawa-Gatineau work week. Environment Canada is forecasting sunny skies and a daytime high in the low...

After 23 years, Canadian vet and Rwandan genocide survivor finally reunite

It was an emotional and long-awaited reunion Sunday at the Ottawa International Airport. Sammy Sampson, a former Canadian soldier who served in Rwanda, and Sammy Tuyishime, a...

Verdict expected today in Gee-Gees sex assault trial

WARNING: This story includes graphic details some readers may find disturbing. A Thunder Bay, Ont., judge is expected to release her decision this afternoon in...

Cyclists steering own investigations into stolen bikes

Frustrated cyclists in Ottawa are taking matters into their own hands to retrieve their stolen bikes. From Facebook groups to user-generated maps and Kijiji stings, many bike...

The 1st changing of the guard of 2018, in pictures

The first changing of the guard ceremony of 2018 was held Sunday morning on Parliament Hill. From now until Aug. 23, the ceremony will take place...

I was Juror No. 1

Thousands of Canadians are called upon each year to serve on juries at trials ranging from civil suits to murders. Rarely do we get a...

Protesters demand restoration of sacred sites in Saudi Arabia

A group of protesters gathered outside the Saudi Arabian Embassy in Ottawa Saturday to demand an end to what they say are human rights abuses against...

Enjoy the summer solstice with this Inuit-inspired dish

This weekend, Ottawa celebrated the Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival, which included a long table dinner at Vincent Massey Park on Friday. If you missed the...

Billions of dollars in limbo as incoming Ontario premier vows to nix cap-and-trade

The cancellation of Ontario's cap-and-trade system could leave billions of dollars in carbon credits in limbo and consumers on the hook for pricey home...

CBC Ottawa news quiz for the week of June 17

How is Gatineau's $2.1-billion light rail network expected to connect with Ottawa? Who did the Ottawa Senators choose with their fourth overall pick in the NHL...