Train from Alberta derails in Iowa, leaking crude oil into floodwaters from rain-swollen river
A freight train from Alberta derailed in northwest Iowa on Friday, leaking crude oil into flooded fields flanking the tracks and raising concerns about the possible contamination of residential water supplies downstream, officials said.
Trump could reform immigration and make history — but he'd rather fire up his base: ANALYSIS
U.S. President Donald Trump has such a grip on the Republican Party, he could probably push through the kind of immigration reform that has eluded his predecessors. But, as Keith Boag explains, what Trump seems to want most is continued chaos on immigration that he can exploit in the midterms.
Cannabis and the border: what pot-smoking Canadians need to know
Each day, 400,000 Canadians cross the Canada-U.S. border. Beginning Oct. 17, 2018, more and more of those travellers could be forced to answer an uncomfortable question posed by wary American customs officers: Have you ever smoked pot?
Helicopter parents hinder kids' emotional well-being with too much hovering
Study followed 422 children over an eight-year span, assessing the kids at ages two, five and 10. Researchers also tracked their social and emotional development. The findings underscored the importance of educating 'helicopter' parents about supporting children's autonomy with handling emotional challenges.
Tax tussle: Shaw loses bid to claim customers 'bought' paper invoices
An extensive court battle has seen Shaw Communications lose a bid to transfer the tax responsibility for the cost of its paper invoices to its customers.
How Facebook became home to a thriving illegal wildlife marketplace
A viral photo of a crying Honduran girl didn't tell the whole story. Does it matter?
Canadian military not ready for 'space army,' former defence chief says
We're outraged when dogs are kept in hot cars. Why not pigs in transport vehicles?
Why the West is no honest broker in the world's worst humanitarian crisis
BP reports drilling mud spill off Nova Scotia
Could Turkey's Erdogan Era be ending?
Trump sends letter to Trudeau calling for increase in NATO defence spending
Man jumps into water and dislodges a fish hook from a swan's neck
Beyoncé and Jay-Z visited the Louvre to shoot a video and somehow kept it a secret
No drugs in Anthony Bourdain's body when he died: prosecutor
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