Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Tensions in Tunisia after president suspends parliament | CBC News

Troops surrounded Tunisia's parliament and blocked its speaker from entering Monday after the president suspended the legislature and fired the prime minister following...

Residential schools: How the U.S. and Canada share a troubling history | CBC News

WARNING: This story contains distressing details. A member of the U.S. federal cabinet says she wept when she heard news from Canada...

Robert Moses, prominent U.S. civil rights activist, dies at 86 | CBC News

Robert Parris Moses, a civil rights activist who endured beatings and jail while leading Black voter registration drives in the American South during...

Tunisian president accused of launching ‘coup’ after sacking PM, freezing parliament | CBC News

Tunisia's president dismissed the government and froze parliament on Sunday, prompting crowds to fill major cities in support of a move that dramatically...

German Olympic gymnastics team, tired of ‘sexualization,’ wears unitards | CBC Sports

The team's outfits looked similar to the others in the room as the arena lights gleamed off crystals crisscrossing their chests and down...

Germany warns unvaccinated people may face restrictions | CBC News

The latest: German Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff says restrictions for unvaccinated people may be necessary if case numbers reach new...

Syrian table tennis star makes historic debut as youngest Olympian at Tokyo Games |...

With every step inside Tokyo's Metropolitan Gymnasium on Saturday, Syria's Hend Zaza had begun to etch her name into the history books. At 12 years...

Brazilian protesters call for impeachment of Bolsonaro for 2nd time in a month |...

Protesters took to the streets in several Brazilian cities on Saturday to demand the impeachment of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, whose popularity has...

Wildfires blasting through western U.S. draw states to lend support | CBC News

Out-of-state crews headed to Montana on Saturday to battle a blaze that injured five firefighters as the U.S. West struggles with a series of...

Rescue teams struggle to reach submerged homes in India following flooding, landslides | CBC...

Rescue teams in India struggled through thick sludge and debris on Saturday to reach dozens of submerged homes as the death toll from...