North Bay-area teen to represent Canada at world dance championship in Slovenia

A North Bay-area teen will be donning the red and white of Team Canada and representing northern Ontario at a world dance championship in Slovenia. Dancing is a favourite pastime of Cecilia Darling, 17, who’s ready to strut her stuff on the big stage. (Eric Taschner/CTV News) A North Bay-area teen will be donning the red and white of Team Canada and representing northern Ontario at a world dance championship in Slovenia. Dancing is a favourite pastime of Cecilia Darling, 17, who’s ready to strut her stuff on the big stage. (Eric Taschner/CTV News)

CTVNews.ca Top Stories

5 things to know for Thursday, February 2, 2023

A gay man issues a court challenge over Canada's policy restricting sperm bank donations, a Quebec woman is surprised to find her stolen car had been used in brazen Ontario robbery, and actor Ryan Reynolds drops by a Toronto college and surprises students. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

After Tyre Nichols funeral, Biden faces pressure on policing

In Washington progress on police brutality appears difficult, if not unlikely. Bipartisan efforts to reach an agreement on policing legislation stalled more than a year ago, and President Joe Biden ended up instead signing an executive order named for George Floyd, whose murder at the hands of Minneapolis police set off nationwide protests nearly three years ago.