In a political shift to the far right, anti-Islam populist Geert Wilders wins big in Dutch election

In a political shift to the far right, anti-Islam populist Geert Wilders wins big in Dutch election

Anti-Islam populist Geert Wilders said Thursday that he is ready to join the next Dutch coalition government after he surged to a huge election victory that marked a stunning lurch to the far right for a nation once famed as…

Far-right party of Geert Wilders wins most seats in Dutch election

Far-right party of Geert Wilders wins most seats in Dutch election

Exit polls in the Netherlands predict that the Party for Freedom, led by anti-immigration Euro-skeptic Geert Wilders, will win the most seats in the lower house of parliament. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC…

U.S. politicians join skin care influencers in fight for better sunscreen | Front Burner

U.S. politicians join skin care influencers in fight for better sunscreen | Front Burner

Sunscreen has had a meteoric rise as a skin care must-have — and now the fight for better SPF options has come to North America, with influencers and U.S. politician Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaking out. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to…

Europeans love sleeper trains. Why don’t we? | CBC Creator Network

Europeans love sleeper trains. Why don’t we? | CBC Creator Network

Sleeper trains are making a comeback in Europe, allowing existing infrastructure to be put to good use. So why hasn’t North America made any progress on sleepers for decades? Read more: »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos:…

How Canada got stuck building low-speed rail | CBC Creator Network

How Canada got stuck building low-speed rail | CBC Creator Network

Canada is great at high-speed rail studies — but not at actually building high-speed rail. So why is it the only country in the developed world considering a new conventional-speed passenger network? Read more: »»» Subscribe to CBC News to…

Maui suffers deadliest U.S. wildfire in century, B.C. braces for heat wave | The World This Weekend

Maui suffers deadliest U.S. wildfire in century, B.C. braces for heat wave | The World This Weekend

Destructive wildfires on the Hawaiian island of Maui have killed at least 93 people, marking the deadliest American wildfire in over 100 years. And in Canada, B.C. is bracing for another heat wave — sparking fears the temperature could worsen…

Maui fires displace thousands, Atlantic Canada braces for hurricane season | The World this Weekend

Maui fires displace thousands, Atlantic Canada braces for hurricane season | The World this Weekend

First responders on the Hawaiian island of Maui were still assessing the scope of damage from wildfires Saturday in the centre of Lahaina, with at least 80 dead from the disaster and thousands of others displaced from their homes. And…

Russia retaliates, launches missile; festival in Toronto park turns violent | The World This Weekend

Russia retaliates, launches missile; festival in Toronto park turns violent | The World This Weekend

Moscow unleashed a massive missile and drone barrage on western Ukraine Sunday, following through on its promise to retaliate for a Ukrainian attack on a Russian tanker. And, violence erupted at a festival for Toronto’s Eritrean community on Saturday as…

Pakistan's ex-PM arrested, Ukrainian drones hit sanctioned Russian tanker | The World This Weekend

Pakistan’s ex-PM arrested, Ukrainian drones hit sanctioned Russian tanker | The World This Weekend

Police have arrested Pakistan’s former prime minister Imran Khan in Lahore after a court sentenced him to three years in prison for illegally selling state gifts. And a Russian tanker under U.S. sanctions was hit by a Ukrainian drone near…

Pakistan bomb blast kills dozens, B.C. wildfires force hundreds from homes | The World This Weekend

Pakistan bomb blast kills dozens, B.C. wildfires force hundreds from homes | The World This Weekend

Dozens were killed when a suicide bomber set off explosives at a political rally in Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Sunday. And in Canada, more devastating wildfires in British Columbia are forcing hundreds to flee their homes. These are…