U.S. President Joe Biden has signed a new climate change bill that will spend hundreds of millions of dollars on starting a domestic industry for electric-vehicle batteries. Canadian businesses could have access to funds if they begin mining for the right materials. To read more: »»» Subscribe to CBC NewsContinue Reading

In July, Canada’s rate of inflation fell from 8.1 per cent to 7.6 per cent. It marks the first time in a year that the inflation rate has fallen. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depthContinue Reading

India is marking the 75th anniversary of its independence from British rule with parades, rallies and other events. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: Find CBC News on Facebook: Follow CBC News on Twitter:Continue Reading

Home sales last month marked the smallest decline since housing activity slowed five months ago, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: Find CBC News on Facebook: FollowContinue Reading

The world should find ways to get more medicine and food deliveries into Afghanistan, says Ramiz Alakbarov, the UN humanitarian co-ordinator based in a country where he says people are selling their belongings to survive. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: ForContinue Reading

The U.S. inflation rate cooled to 8.5 per cent last month and the rise in prices is plateauing in Canada. Economists discuss whether inflation has reached its peak in North America, and they weigh the chances of a recession by the end of this year. »»» Subscribe to CBC NewsContinue Reading