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Harper budget cuts and CBC cancellations spark Twitter storm

Cancellations and job losses announced today by the CBC have caused a stir across social media -- Canadians lament the loss of Radio One's "Dispatches" and News Network's "Connect with Mark Kelley".

Jack Layton named Canada's Newsmaker of the Year

Editors and news directors from across Canada have selected the late, former NDP leader Jack Layton as 2011's Newsmaker of the Year.

Editors, news directors select Jack Layton as 2011's Newsmaker of the Year

  OTTAWA _ John Gilbert Layton wore dozens of different name tags in his decades of public service: activist, guitarist, father and finally, leader of the official Opposition. Most knew the NDP...

Don Cherry in a black jacket

Who would have known that the elegant-looking guy near the exit of Rogers Arena was the Coach himself? I had eyed a gentleman in a dark long coat and hat, looking like a detective from L.A....

When hockey and headshots collide

Does it take the loss of the NHL’s brightest star to make progress in hockey’s constant concussion battle?