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Golden Knights eliminate Jets to reach Stanley Cup final

Golden Knights eliminate Jets to reach Stanley Cup final

The Vegas Golden Knights advanced to the Stanley Cup final on Sunday, eliminating the Winnipeg Jets with a 2-1 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference final.
These are the Texas school shooting victims and their stories

These are the Texas school shooting victims and their stories

Friends and family members of the eight students and two substitute teachers fatally shot on Friday fondly remembered their loved ones, using such words as hardworking, funny and loving.
Muddy moose calf rescued from mire by Alberta boaters

Muddy moose calf rescued from mire by Alberta boaters

A sunny day on the river turned into a baby moose rescue mission Saturday afternoon when a group of Alberta boaters spotted something peculiar in the muddy riverbank.
Mexican charter firm in Cuba plane crash subject of 2 safety complaints

Mexican charter firm in Cuba plane crash subject of 2 safety complaints

The Mexican charter company whose 39-year-old plane crashed in Havana had been the subject of two serious complaints about its crews' performance over the last decade, according to authorities in
Texas school shooting victim had spurned suspect's advances, girl's mother says

Texas school shooting victim had spurned suspect's advances, girl's mother says

A teenage boy charged with shooting and killing eight students and two teachers had been spurned by one of his victims after making aggressive advances, her mother says.
Saturday Night Live re-imagines royal wedding reception

Saturday Night Live re-imagines royal wedding reception

The royal reception of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex might have been off-limits to reporters, but Saturday Night Live imagined what it would have been like.
Massive fire devours downtown Brandon, Man.

Massive fire devours downtown Brandon, Man.

A massive fire burned through several buildings in Brandon's downtown on Saturday, including one with dozens of apartments managed by community groups.
Cougar kills mountain biker, injures another near Seattle

Cougar kills mountain biker, injures another near Seattle

Washington State officials said it was only the second cougar-related fatality in the state in the last 94 years.
Hawaii reports first serious injury from volcano as lava threatens escape routes

Hawaii reports first serious injury from volcano as lava threatens escape routes

A stream of lava threatened to block a key Hawaii highway on Sunday that serves as an escape route for coastal residents, while the first known serious injury was reported from fresh explosive
Venezuela's Maduro favoured to win in controversial election

Venezuela's Maduro favoured to win in controversial election

Voting centres across Venezuela's capital city appeared largely empty during elections on Sunday despite assurances from government officials that millions had turned out to vote by mid-morning.
All-women mining rescue team sets sights on international competition in Russia

All-women mining rescue team sets sights on international competition in Russia

An all-female mine rescue team thinks it could be the first of its kind to participate in the International Mines Rescue Competition this year — if it can raise enough money to get there.
Congo Ebola deaths rise to 26

Congo Ebola deaths rise to 26

Congo's health ministry says there is one new death from Ebola, bringing to 26 the number of deaths from the deadly outbreak in Equateur province in the country's northwest.
Confusion over Air Miles fine print and Expedia 'glitch': CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Confusion over Air Miles fine print and Expedia 'glitch': CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week, including Air Miles members unaware of how rewards are collected, major changes to Canada's tobacco laws, and an
'Congrats, you just made my mom cry' and other tales from the airport security line

'Congrats, you just made my mom cry' and other tales from the airport security line

Out of hundreds of complaints filed against Canada's airport security officers last year the most common irritants were against "power pushing” officers with a "bastardized approach to customer
Stephen Fry on mythos, political correctness and why Britain's 'preposterous' monarchy endures

Stephen Fry on mythos, political correctness and why Britain's 'preposterous' monarchy endures

Stephen Fry has carved out a unique place in pop culture as an actor, author and activist – all of it done with a characteristic comedic flourish. Here's his take on the royals, Greek mythology and
A wedding like no other

A wedding like no other

From the moment Prince Harry and Meghan Markle became engaged, it seemed obvious their marriage would break new ground, but only so far.
Japan's Shoplifters wins Palme d'Or at Cannes film festival

Japan's Shoplifters wins Palme d'Or at Cannes film festival

A tumultuous Cannes Film Festival concluded Saturday with the Palme d'Or awarded to Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda's Shoplifters, a tender portrait of a poor, impoverished family, while Harvey
Golden Knights closing in on improbable conference title

Golden Knights closing in on improbable conference title

Just saying the Vegas Golden Knights are one win away from advancing to the Stanley Cup Final has a magical ring to it. But what's even more mystical is thinking the Knights are a mere five wins from
China vows to 'significantly increase' U.S. imports

China vows to 'significantly increase' U.S. imports

U.S.-China trade talks have produced a commitment by Beijing to "significantly increase" its purchases of American goods and services, according to a joint statement Saturday from the rival economic
Coalition led by anti-U.S. cleric wins Iraq election

Coalition led by anti-U.S. cleric wins Iraq election

​A political bloc led by populist Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, a long-time adversary of the United States who also opposes Iranian influence in Iraq, has won the country's parliamentary election, the