CBC Top Stories : Age of the public apology: How saying sorry has gone pro

Date: 2014-10-27
Bieber Racist Joke Apology

The rise in the frequency of public apologies is partly a function of society’s greater sensitivity to what is considered offensive, writes Josh Bloch.

CBC Top Stories : Poles apart? Antarctic sea ice hits record high while the Arctic's keeps melting

Date: 2014-10-21
Antarctica Icebound Ship

It's a real polar puzzle — why sea ice is on a general decline in the Arctic when it hit a record high in the Antarctic this year. Scientists say it is all part of climate change.

By: Bertozzi, Nick, author, illustrator

CBC Top Stories : Negative online reviews can lead to threats of legal action from targeted businesses

Date: 2014-10-20

A growing number of companies are going on the offensive against people who post negative online reviews about their businesses. An Ottawa student learned that the hard way, as Go Public found out.