U.S. government shuts down as Senate fails to reach deal amid spat over immigration and spending
Lawmakers failed to pass a spending bill by 11.59 p.m. Friday, causing funding for the government to run out. Essential services, such as the military, border patrol and the post office, will continue to run, but employees will not be paid until the stand-off is over.
McGuinty's former aide Livingston found guilty of destroying documents about gas plant cancellations
David Livingston was former Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty's chief of staff. Charges against his co-accused, deputy chief of staff Laura Miller, were dismissed
Three former rail workers acquitted in Lac-Mégantic disaster
Four-and-a-half years after a runaway train exploded and killed 47 people in the Quebec town of Lac-Mégantic a jury has found three men charged with criminal negligence causing death not guilty.