News Some patients pay thousands while others nothing at all in 'medical postal code lottery' 2017-12-10T21:00:24.000000000-05:00 A hearing-impaired Calgary man is travelling to Austria to get a life-changing medical device surgically implanted that will help him hear clearly for the first time. Because the Alberta government won't pay for the surgery, his retired parents are footing the $50,000 bill. The National LIVE 2017-12-10T21:00:00.000000000-05:00 Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News After #MeToo, will this year's Golden Globe nominations send a message to Hollywood? 2017-12-10T17:19:57.000000000-05:00 They always set the stage for the rest of awards season in Hollywood but this year the Golden Globe nominations might just stand out more for what's missing. Heavy snow in U.K. causes highway closures, flight cancellations 2017-12-10T16:05:29.000000000-05:00 Snow caused travel disruptions across central England and northern Wales on Sunday, grounding flights, shutting down roads and triggering traffic accidents. Synagogue firebombed in Sweden, 3 people arrested 2017-12-10T14:53:20.000000000-05:00 Three people have been arrested for allegedly throwing firebombs at a synagogue in the Swedish city of Gothenburg, the second anti-Jewish attack in the Nordic country in two days. 'Everyone is safe': B.C. farm workers in carbon monoxide scare discharged from hospital 2017-12-10T14:13:01.000000000-05:00 The owner of a Metro Vancouver farm where 42 workers were taken to hospital for possible carbon monoxide exposure says they have been discharged and are safe. 'It was just a fluke that I saw him': Man tracked down by thankful teen he saved in 1986 car crash 2017-12-10T13:14:02.000000000-05:00 Donnie MacNeil was just 19 when his car landed upside down in water near Baddeck, N.S. Ever since then, he has thought about the people who stopped on the side of the road to help him. Early praise for Star Wars: The Last Jedi after elaborate premiere 2017-12-10T11:18:52.000000000-05:00 There were cheers, gasps, droid photo opportunities, casino games and more than a few standing ovations at the jam-packed world premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi Saturday night in Los Angeles, which many are already praising online. More evacuations ordered as California wildfires rage on 2017-12-10T10:22:05.000000000-05:00 The largest California wildfire is advancing on coastal towns near Santa Barbara, stoked by the gusty winds and dry conditions that have fuelled destructive blazes across the state's southern region. 'Misconstrued comment or bruised ego' could lead to nuclear war, warns head of Nobel Peace Prize-winning group 2017-12-10T07:27:29.000000000-05:00 The leader of the group that won this year's Nobel Peace Prize urges nuclear nations to adopt a United Nations treaty banning atomic weapons in order to prevent "the end of us."