5 now dead in major cantaloupe salmonella outbreak

5 now dead in major cantaloupe salmonella outbreak

Five people have now died in a salmonella outbreak linked to two brands of cantaloupe sold across Canada this fall, according to federal officials. The outbreak, linked to contaminated Malichita or Rudy brand cantaloupe, has now sickened 129 people across…

Canadian families could pay $700 more for groceries in 2024, report says

Canadian families could pay $700 more for groceries in 2024, report says

An annual report on the food industry released by Dalhousie University, University of Guelph, University of British Columbia and University of Saskatchewan, said food costs overall are forecast to rise between 2.5 and 4.5 per cent next year, with the…

What happens when packaged food weighs less than advertised?

What happens when packaged food weighs less than advertised?

More and more people are calling out the accuracy of food weight labels versus what’s actually in a package. The Canada Food Inspection Agency shares with CBC the consequences a company can face when there’s a discrepancy. When it comes…

How higher food costs are impacting university students

How higher food costs are impacting university students

Paying your way through a post-secondary degree has never been easy, but students at two Edmonton universities say inflation has them feeling the pinch more than ever — and support agencies are struggling to keep up. »»» Subscribe to CBC…

How restaurant workers are feeling the pinch of inflation

How restaurant workers are feeling the pinch of inflation

With the cost of everything on the rise, you may have noticed your favourite restaurant has raised its prices — that is, if it’s been able to stay open at all. CBC Edmonton’s Mark Connolly met with a local Edmonton…

Loblaw CFO says grocery code of conduct could lead to higher prices

Loblaw CFO says grocery code of conduct could lead to higher prices

The draft of a new grocery code of conduct meant to protect Canadian shoppers from industry forces that drive up prices is raising alarm with the grocery giant Loblaw. The company’s CFO Richard Dufresne says the new code will raise…

'We are just waiting for a glimpse of hope,' says Canadian trapped in Gaza

‘We are just waiting for a glimpse of hope,’ says Canadian trapped in Gaza

Moe Nasser is a Canadian stuck in Gaza. He joined Rosemary Barton to discuss conditions on the ground in the city and his attempts to leave. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online:…

Voices from a Gaza under 'complete siege' | Front Burner

Voices from a Gaza under ‘complete siege’ | Front Burner

Today on Front Burner, stories from Gaza, as Israel launches missile strikes, and cuts off food, fuel and water. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth…

Singh calls for tougher government action on food prices #shorts

Singh calls for tougher government action on food prices #shorts

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh called on the federal government to implement tougher measures to reduce high grocery prices across Canada. Subscribe to CTV News to watch more videos: Connect with CTV News: For the latest news visit: For a full…

Poilievre pressures Trudeau on grocery prices, and a Liberal defector | CAPITAL DISPATCH

Poilievre pressures Trudeau on grocery prices, and a Liberal defector | CAPITAL DISPATCH

CTV News’ Rachel Aiello breaks down what you need to know from Parliament Hill. This week? The election of Greg Fergus as Speaker of the House of Commons following the resignation of Anthony Rota. Also, Rachel takes a look at…