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What we can learn from New York's rent control regime Ontario's provincial government announced this week its plans to expand rent control. But in comparable places like New York, experts offer differing views on the positive or negative impact such regulations have had on the housing market.
CBC.ca | 4 hours, 57 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
France heads to the polls after unpredictable presidential campaign France goes to the polls on Sunday for the first round of a bitterly fought presidential election, crucial to the future of Europe and a closely-watched test of voters' anger with the political establishment.
CBC.ca | 9 hours, 9 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Actress Erin Moran of Happy Days fame dead at 56 Erin Moran, the former child star who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms Happy Days and Joanie Loves Chachi, died Saturday at age 56.
CBC.ca | 10 hours, 46 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Bank of Canada governor 'happy' to see plan for GTA housing market Measures to cool the housing market in the Greater Toronto Area have received a warm response from Canada's central banker, who said Saturday it should have some effect on runaway housing prices.
CBC.ca | 13 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Venezuela spiralling into chaos amid looting, militarized police After the deadliest day in weeks of anti-government protest and looting, tensions remain high in Venezuela as state police departments are put under National Guard control.
CBC.ca | 17 hours, 25 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Global March for Science raises concern over Trump policies Scientists and their supporters marched in hundreds of cities around the world Sunday, including over a dozen in Canada, protesting against proposed U.S. government funding cuts to scientific research and public rejection of established science such as cl
CBC.ca | 20 hours, 40 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
'We don't blame you': Wisconsin farmers on Trump's blast at Canada's dairy industry In the wake of Donald Trump's comments about Wisconsin dairy farmers being treated unfairly by Canada, people in the dairy industry say the problem is more about overproduction of milk in the state.
CBC.ca | 20 hours, 55 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Fox News without Bill O'Reilly: Can it maintain the outrage without its biggest star? Fox News fired its biggest star among sexual harassment allegations and CEO Roger Ailes had to step down last summer because of similar claims. But its strong post-election ratings mean Fox News brand will likely live on, say experts.
CBC.ca | 22 hours, 17 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
American Airlines worker challenges passenger to 'hit me' in fight over stroller American Airlines says it has suspended an employee after video emerged of a heated exchange with a passenger who came to the defence of a crying woman holding a baby.
CBC.ca | 23 hours, 6 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Origins of 'hobbit' species discovered Scientists have discovered the origins of a short, ancient species nicknamed 'hobbits' due to their small stature, putting to rest several other hotly debated theories about the species.
CBC.ca | Apr 22, 2017 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend