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Should politicians be barred from blocking people on Twitter? | Power and Politics

Three Ottawa activists are suing Mayor Jim Watson after he blocked them on Twitter. The Power Panel discusses whether politicians should be barred...

Canadian ISIS fighters detained in Syria | Power & Politics

The Liberal government is being grilled by the opposition over what it plans to do with Canadian ISIS fighters who've been detained in Syria....

U.S. midterms: races to watch | Power & Politics

Democrats are hoping to take control of the House of Representatives and maybe even the Senate in the U.S. midterms, while Republicans are looking...

Who’s accountable for school bus safety? | The Investigators with Diana Swain

The Fifth Estate raised a lot of good questions about why Transport Canada doesn't require seatbelts on school buses. So why wasn't the transport...

Silencing Journalists: Why Khashoggi won’t be the last | The Investigators with Diana Swain

Already this year, more than 40 journalists have died doing their job. Author and Washington Post columnist Anne Applebaum says there will be more...

Liberia NGO rape scandal | The Investigators with Diana Swain

Media organizations around the world framed More Than Me CEO Katie Meyler as a hero. Now comes an investigative story by ProPublica that casts a...

Singer trying to put the Motown back in Motown

(19 Oct 2018) Joan Belgrave, an accomplished singer and the wife of the late jazz trumpeting legend Marcus Belgrave, is trying to put the Motown...

MO Senate Race talk Khashoggi, guns and tariffs

(19 Oct 2018) Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill faced off with Republican challenger Josh Hawley during their first one-on-one debate Thursday...

Today in History for October 19th

(19 Oct 2018) Highlights of this day in history: British surrender at Yorktown decides American Revolution; Stock market crash hits Wall Street in...

Trump praises congressman for assaulting reporter

(18 Oct 2018) In a rally, President Trump praised Montana's GOP Rep. Greg Gianforte for slamming a reporter from The Guardian in 2017 during his...

Nikki Haley gets laughs at NY charity gala

(18 Oct 2018) Outgoing U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley poked fun at her own Indian heritage, her boss and the current political climate at a white-tie...

Poverty blossoms in ‘forgotten California’

(18 Oct 2018) California may be famous for its Hollywood star power, wealth and technological innovation, but there is a different part of the...

Volunteers search for missing Wisconsin girl

(18 Oct 2018) One-hundred volunteers have joined the search for a Wisconsin girl who went missing earlier this week and whose parents were shot and...

Metal balls escape truck, roll down Seattle street

(18 Oct 2018) Thousands of metal balls rolled down a Seattle street, damaging several cars. The street was closed as crews cleaned up the balls...