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Are EV batteries recyclable? Your questions answered

We’re answering your questions about electric vehicles and climate change. Send yours to ask@cbc.ca. We are listening. More electric vehicles (EVs) are on roads than ever before as many Canadians start to move away from internal combustion vehicles to reduce the carbon emissions that contribute to climate change. But what …

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Police encounter people with pellet guns ‘with regularity across Canada,’ criminologist says

Investigators probing the fatal police shooting of a man in Toronto Thursday will have to factor in the recent mass murder at a school in Texas, and also encounters Canadian police have with people carrying pellet guns that look like the real thing, a criminologist says. Encounters with weapons that appear lethal but aren’t “occur with regularity …

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Why the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t a bigger factor in the Ontario election campaign

You may have figured a global pandemic that upended Ontario businesses, schools and health care for two years, infected millions and led to the deaths of 13,000 people would totally dominate the provincial election campaign. But you’d be wrong.  While PC Leader Doug Ford’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic during …

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Winnipeg middle-school students find body during community cleanup exercise

A group of middle-school students in Winnipeg came across a dead body in a field during a class exercise on Friday. Pembina Trails School Division superintendent Ted Fransen said students involved in a community cleanup day at École South Pointe School were doing service education when they came across the body in a …

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How memes about the Depp-Heard trial can have real-life consequences

WARNING: This story contains details of intimate partner violence. If you’re on a major social media platform, you’ve probably noticed it by now: tweets, TikTok videos and other posts about the defamation trial involving actors Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, which began in mid-April and has been an inescapable source of viral …

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More Canadians could face late-stage cancer tied to diagnosis delays during COVID pandemic

It all started with a stomach bug. That’s what Cheryl-Anne Labrador-Summers thought, anyway. It was October 2020, not long after she’d moved to the tranquil lakeside Ontario community of Georgina, and instead of relaxing with her family like she’d planned, the mother of three was struggling to figure out why …

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Scientists warn future temperatures will test humans’ ability to survive

Unbearably hot temperatures are already testing the limits of human survival, and will continue to rise, challenging our bodies’ ability to cope and making parts of the world increasingly uninhabitable. Scientists say urgent steps are needed for humans to adapt to extreme heat, including rethinking the way we live, work and blast the AC. “Extreme …

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Montrealers open their homes to Ukrainian families fleeing war-torn country

Tatiana and Daniel Romano have been sleeping in their basement, as they renovate their home to house Ukrainian families fleeing the war. In the past month, they’ve torn down walls to create spare bedrooms and bathrooms to make their guests comfortable. For them, revamping their home in Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Que., a …

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ਮੁੱਲਾਂਪੁਰ ਦਾਖਾ: ਸੰਯੁਕਤ ਸਮਾਜ ਮੋਰਚੇ ਤੇ ਸੰਯੁਕਤ ਕਿਸਾਨ ਮੋਰਚੇ ਦੇ ਆਗੂਆਂ ਵਿਚਾਲੇ ਏਕੇ ਲਈ ਚਰਚਾ

ਸੰਤੋਖ ਸਿੰਘ ਗਿੱਲ ਮੁੱਲਾਂਪੁਰ ਦਾਖਾ, 28 ਮਈ ਅੱਜ ਇਥੋਂ ਦੇ ਗੁਰਸ਼ਰਨ ਕਲਾ ਭਵਨ ਵਿੱਚ ਸੰਯੁਕਤ ਕਿਸਾਨ ਮੋਰਚੇ ਦੀ ਸਟੇਅਰਿੰਗ ਕਮੇਟੀ ਦੇ ਪ੍ਰਮੁੱਖ ਆਗੂ ਰਾਕੇਸ਼ ਟਿਕੈਤ, ਯੋਗਿੰਦਰ ਯਾਦਵ, ਸ਼ਿਵ ਕੁਮਾਰ ਕੱਕਾਜੀ ਅਤੇ ਡਾਕਟਰ ਦਰਸ਼ਨ ਪਾਲ ਦਾ ਵਫ਼ਦ ਸੰਯੁਕਤ ਸਮਾਜ ਮੋਰਚੇ ਅਤੇ ਸੰਯੁਕਤ ਕਿਸਾਨ ਮੋਰਚੇ ਦਰਮਿਆਨ ਏਕਤਾ ਦੀਆਂ ਸੰਭਾਵਨਾਵਾਂ ਬਾਰੇ ਜਾਇਜ਼ਾ ਲੈਣ …

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16 ਅਰਬ ਰੁਪਏ ਦਾ ਘਪਲਾ: ਮੈਂ ਤਾਂ ਮਜਨੂੰ ਹਾਂ ਤੇ ਪੰਜਾਬ ਦਾ ਮੁੱਖ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਹੁੰਦਿਆਂ ਕਦੇ ਤਨਖਾਹ ਨਹੀਂ ਲਈ: ਸ਼ਹਿਬਾਜ਼ ਸ਼ਰੀਫ਼

ਲਾਹੌਰ, 28 ਮਈ ਪਾਕਿਸਤਾਨ ਦੇ ਪ੍ਰਧਾਨ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਸ਼ਹਿਬਾਜ਼ ਸ਼ਰੀਫ਼ ਨੇ ਆਪਣੇ ਖ਼ਿਲਾਫ਼ 16 ਅਰਬ ਪਾਕਿਸਤਾਨੀ ਰੁਪਏ ਦੇ ਮਨੀ ਲਾਂਡਰਿੰਗ ਮਾਮਲੇ ‘ਚ ਵਿਸ਼ੇਸ਼ ਅਦਾਲਤ ਨੂੰ ਦੱਸਿਆ ਕਿ ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਨੇ ਪੰਜਾਬ ਦੇ ਮੁੱਖ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਵਜੋਂ ਆਪਣੇ ਕਾਰਜਕਾਲ ਦੌਰਾਨ ਤਨਖ਼ਾਹ ਵੀ ਨਹੀਂ ਲਈ ਸੀ ਅਤੇ ‘ਮਜਨੂੰ’ (ਨਾਸਮਝ) ਹੋਣ ਕਾਰਨ ਅਜਿਹਾ ਕੀਤਾ ਸੀ। ਸ਼ਹਿਬਾਜ਼ …

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