Washington, DC liquor stores sell more champagne after Trump loss than on...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 9: Liquor stores in Washington, D.C. reported a spike in champagne sales after Joe Biden was projected to win the U.S....

Chase Elliott wins 2020 NASCAR championship at Phoenix

Washington DC (USA) Nov 9: Chase Elliott has won the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series championship with a first-place finish at Phoenix Raceway.

'Forever chemicals' can have far-reaching consequences, need more regulation in Canada, scientists...

Ottawa (Canada) November 08: When Sandy Wynn-Stelt and her husband moved to a Christmas-tree farm in Rockford, Mich., in 1992, they thought they were buying...

To reach Paris Agreement targets, global food production 'must change'

Brussels (Belgium) November 07: The Paris Agreement's global warming targets are being put at risk by global emissions from food production, according to research.

Unassailable lead: Wilbur is top dog in race to be mayor of...

Washington (USA) November 07: While a dogfight drags on in the race for the White House, a slightly less consequential - and much better-natured -...

Astronomers discover likely source of strange radio bursts from space

Ottawa (Canada) November 06: For more than 13 years, astronomers have been trying to determine the source of extremely powerful radio bursts that can travel...

Pigs blood is being turned into protein powder by Danish scientists

Copenhagen (Denmark) November 06: Danish researchers are turning pigs' blood into a source of protein powder to be added to food.

Mihail Sebastian: How a Jewish writer lived, loved and survived in WW2-era...

Bucharest (Romania) November 06: Mihail Sebastian's 1933 novel Women receives just two mentions in the voluminous diaries that he kept in the last decade of...

Thai Airways' offers 'flight to nowhere' that will fly over sacred Buddhist...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 5: There's a new "flight to nowhere" -- but this one has a religious route.

The time is now to develop a testing strategy for asymptomatic Covid-19...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 5: As the US recorded its five highest days of coronavirus cases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert...

Clear messaging, safe options key to fighting COVID-19 fatigue

Ottawa (Canada) November 05: With COVID-19 cases rising in parts of the country, tightened restrictions are causing some Canadians to abandon the safety precautions they've...

Polypropylene is now recommended in masks. Should I be concerned? Your mask...

Ottawa (Canada) November 05: Canada's chief public health officer recently released updated recommendations for non-medical masks. Meanwhile winter is approaching. That's led CBC readers to...

US pulls out of Paris Climate Agreement: what happens next?

Brussels (Belgium) November 05: At midnight last night, the United States became the first country to formally leave the Paris Agreement on climate change.

Packed with AI, suitcase guides visually impaired

Tokyo (Japan), November 5: Japanese companies are set to test a suitcase with a high-tech twist. It is packed with artificial intelligence to help guide...

US election: How will a Trump or Biden presidency affect the fight...

Brussels (Belgium) November 4: It is perhaps the greatest challenge facing the planet just now. With scientists warning a rise of just 1.5-2 degrees celsius...

Humpback whale almost swallows 2 kayakers off California coast

California (USA) November 4: Two kayakers in the waters off a beach in California had a very close call with a humpback whale that breached...

British gambler bets $5M on Trump in biggest-ever political wager

Washington (USA) November 4: A British gambler has reportedly staked $5 million on President Trump winning Tuesday's election - a wager believed to be the...

Melania Trump votes in Florida wearing Gucci dress, no mask

Florida (USA) November 4: First Lady Melania Trump was dressed to the nines while voting in person on Election Day, wearing an equestrian-print white dress...

California mayors sign letter urging Gov. Newsom to reopen Disneyland, other major...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 3: As California moves past 930K positive coronavirus cases as of November 2, Gov. Gavin Newsom doubled down on his theme...

Pregnant women with Covid-19 face higher risk of severe illness and death,...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 3: Pregnant women infected with the coronavirus are more likely to become severely ill and die from Covid-19, and they're at...

Type 2 diabetes drug metformin recalled due to contamination with possible carcinogen

Washington DC (USA) Nov 3: Two lots of a widely used type 2 diabetes medication, metformin, are being recalled due to possible contamination with a...

Canadian soldier killed in Netherlands in WWII identified

Edmonton (Canada) November 3: An unknown Canadian soldier who lay buried for decades in the Netherlands has been identified as an Alberta-born man killed in...

6 ways the US election could affect climate change

Brussels (Belgium) November 3: Climate change has emerged as a major factor for people in the United States casting their vote in tomorrow's election.

Whale tail sculpture saves derailed metro train from disaster

Amsterdam (Netherlands) November 3: A Dutch metro train has become an unlikely addition to a piece of urban art after it derailed, crashed through safety...

Uber Eats accused of discrimination over free delivery for Black-owned restaurants

Washington DC (USA) Nov 2: Uber Eats is being accused of discrimination after it waived delivery fees for some Black-owned restaurants over the summer.

Halloween special: Meet the lawyer fighting to exonerate Scotland's forgotten witches

London (UK) November 1: As a Scottish appellate lawyer with over 20 years of legal experience, Claire Mitchell QC recognises a miscarriage of justice when...

If you're looking for someone to blame for changing the clocks, look...

Washington (USA) November 1: Let's get the easy part out of the way first: It's all Congress' fault.