The National

The National

The flagship nightly news and current affairs program from Canada's public broadcaster, CBC-TV.

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Millions of young people around the world took to the streets Friday to demand climate action from leaders gathering at the UN climate summit. #climatestrike 

The Stephans were tried on charges of failing to provide the necessaries of life to 19-month-old Ezekiel, who died of bacterial meningitis in 2012.

For the first time in the history of Canada's National Ballet School, more boys than girls will graduate. #TheMoment 

On Friday, GM issued a statement saying vehicle production at Oshawa has stopped, though there are stamping operations in that facility that continue.

It's not quite like watching paint dry, but guarding freshly poured concrete is a job Jake Taylor takes very seriously. #TheMoment 


How to maintain order during a Brexit vote in the House of Commons like Speaker John Bercow. #TheMoment 

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh responds to a newly released photo of Justin Trudeau wearing brownface makeup and a turban in 2001.

Police are warning the public to consider Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, dangerous. Do not approach and call 911 if seen. Investigators say they have left B.C. and were last spotted in Northern Saskatchewan driving a grey 2011 Toyota RAV4.

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Peter Mansbridge signs off from The National for the final time as host and chief correspondent of CBC News

There are two kinds of calls you get at 4:58 a.m. — the bad news kind, or the kind where someone tells you you've won the Nobel Prize in Physics.

Thousands are showing support for Harry Leslie Smith, a Second World War veteran and tireless refugee advocate, as the 95-year-old receives treatment in hospital in Belleville, Ont. #ICYMI 

Here's what happens when you have a cabinet shuffle press conference outside in Ottawa in the dead of Canadian winter.

You may have seen the video of Washington Capitals’ Brett Connolly trying to give a little girl a puck, only to be intercepted twice by a man standing behind her. We asked Keelan Moxley for her side of the story. #TheMoment 

This Somali man didn't realize he'd made it to Canada when found him cold & disoriented at the border