Over a dozen train cars derailed near Mayerthorpe, Ata., on Friday but the RCMP said the derailment posed a low risk to the public.
Police said the incident happened about two kilometres outside the central Alberta town. 233 more words
Hamilton police say a young girl is in serious condition after she fell onto rail tracks and a slow-moving train rolled over her leg.
Police said in a statement that officers were called to the rail tracks west of Gage Avenue South between Maplewood and Cumberland avenues after 6:10 p.m. 102 more words
For decades there have been concerns that BBC news and current affairs programmes are politically biased. In the 1980s Conservatives accused the BBC of opposing Thatcher, while trade unions accused it of pro-management bias in the 1984–85 miners’ strike and 1986 News International dispute. 2,060 more words