Amazon echo devices come loaded with our CBC News flash briefing as the default.
Our local flash briefings are audio-only.
To get your national flash briefing, say, “Alexa, ask CBC for the latest news.”
To get your local flash briefing, say, "Alexa, ask CBC to play local news Toronto."
Local flash briefings are available for the following regions:
- Thunder Bay
- St. John’s
You can also get our news and current affairs programming by saying, “Alexa, ask CBC to play The Current,” or, “Alexa, ask CBC to play As It Happens.”