Hockey parents want to see change in game’s toxic culture

Hockey parents want to see change in game’s toxic culture

Parents of hockey players are concerned about the culture of bullying and misogyny associated with the game. Despite Hockey Canada’s promise to address the toxic culture, parents remain skeptical and are pushing for greater accountability. Watch The National live on…

Quebec City police reopening Gatineau Olympiques group sexual assault investigation

Quebec City police reopening Gatineau Olympiques group sexual assault investigation

A case of alleged group sexual assault involving four players with the 2014 Gatineau Olympiques is the latest example of a police force re-examining an investigation amid the ongoing Hockey Canada scandal. This review is now the third group sexual…

Hockey organizations threatened to withhold funding from embattled Hockey Canada

Hockey organizations threatened to withhold funding from embattled Hockey Canada

While one provincial hockey federation is backing Hockey Canada’s response to the sexual assault controversy, others have threatened to withhold fees because of the scandal. Watch The National live on YouTube Sunday-Friday at 9 p.m. ET Subscribe to The National:…

Woman says she co-operated with alleged sex assault inquiry involving World Junior hockey players

Woman says she co-operated with alleged sex assault inquiry involving World Junior hockey players

The female complainant who was allegedly sexually assaulted by Canadian hockey players part of the 2018 World Junior team says she fully co-operated at all times with a police investigation into her case — despite Hockey Canada originally saying she…

Hockey Canada has paid out $7.6M in sexual abuse settlements since 1989

Hockey Canada has paid out $7.6M in sexual abuse settlements since 1989

Hockey Canada officials testifying before a House of Commons committee reveal the organization has paid out $7.6 million in settlements since 1989 to people alleging they were sexually abused. Watch The National live on YouTube Sunday-Friday at 9 p.m. ET…

Sport Canada knew about Hockey Canada allegations as early as 2018

Sport Canada knew about Hockey Canada allegations as early as 2018

Sport Canada, a federal department, knew in 2018 about sexual misconduct allegations at Hockey Canada, but did not investigate, an official tells a House of Commons committee. Meanwhile, the federal minister of sport testifies that she was not informed until…

Culture of hockey needs to change, advocates say, amidst new sexual assault allegations

Culture of hockey needs to change, advocates say, amidst new sexual assault allegations

Calls are growing for accountability from Hockey Canada — as well as demands for a change to hockey culture — after police open an investigation into an alleged sexual assault at the 2003 World Juniors. Watch The National live on…

CBC News: The National | Pope Francis in Canada, Canadian dies in Ukraine, California wildfires

CBC News: The National | Pope Francis in Canada, Canadian dies in Ukraine, California wildfires

Pope Francis arrives in Canada for a six-day visit he’s calling a pilgrimage of penance. A Canadian dies while fighting Russian forces in Ukraine. Plus, California tries to contain wildfires while much of the United States copes with heat warnings…