On the (Cyber) Attack
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On the (Cyber) Attack

London Drugs was hit by a cyberattack in late April. It forced the Canadian pharmacy chain to close all 79 of its stores for more than a week. The company and industry experts are warning other retailers to be on their guard.

Politics

Sizing Up the 2024 Budget

Every spring, the federal government delivers a budget to the House of Commons. It lays out how it will collect and spend money in the year ahead.

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Animals

Welcome to the Cicadapocalypse

The cicadas are coming! This spring, more than a trillion cicadas will crawl out of the ground in the eastern U.S. They will mate, lay eggs, and die.

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News

The Problem with Food Waste

The world wastes a billion tonnes of food a year. If you laid it all out, it would cover an area the size of China, the fourth largest country in the world.

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Science

There Goes the Sun

On April 8, 2024, parts of North America will witness a total solar eclipse. The Moon will pass in front of the Sun, and for a few short minutes, completely block it from view.

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Environment

What a Waste

There is a mountain in Mumbai, India called Deonar. But this mountain isn’t made of rock. It’s made of 16 million tonnes of trash.

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News

Tonight’s Top Story: The News

Have you read the headlines? Canadian newsrooms are shrinking. Governments are arresting journalists. Politicians are crying “fake news”.

It’s bad news for news media.

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