News U.S. vetoes UN resolution that would require it to undo Trump's Jerusalem declaration 2017-12-18T13:00:18.000000000-05:00 The U.S. has vetoed a United Nations resolution that would have required the United States to rescind its declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a move aimed at showing the depth of global opposition to President Donald Trump's action. Multiple deaths after Amtrak train derails onto highway south of Seattle 2017-12-18T11:37:22.000000000-05:00 An Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a new route hurtled off an overpass Monday near Tacoma, Wash., and spilled some of its cars onto the highway below, killing an undisclosed number of people, authorities said. Lawsuit allegations of tax fraud, stolen donations 'without merit,' says Greek Orthodox Metropolis 2017-12-18T10:56:50.000000000-05:00 "The spurious allegations made against our Metropolis are not grounded in fact and we eagerly await the opportunity to zealously defend ourselves using the appropriate process through Canada's justice system," reads a statement from the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Toronto. Sears Canada demise named Canadian Press business story of 2017 2017-12-18T10:29:22.000000000-05:00 The demise of Sears Canada has been voted the 2017 Business News Story of the Year in an annual poll of the country's newsrooms conducted by The Canadian Press. Richard Wagner sworn in as Canada's new chief justice 2017-12-18T09:07:31.000000000-05:00 Quebec jurist Richard Wagner was sworn in as Canada's new chief justice during a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa today. Meet the Scheers: Andrew and Jill on faith, politics and parenting 2017-12-18T07:42:53.000000000-05:00 The line of separation between politics and home life for the Scheers is set to get a little less sharp in 2018 as the Conservatives move to position Andrew as the next best leader for the country. Power restored at Atlanta international airport, hundreds of flights affected 2017-12-18T07:15:52.000000000-05:00 Thousands of people were stranded this morning at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport are more than 1,000 flights were grounded just days before the start of the holiday travel rush because of a power outage that has since been restored. Trump to unveil 'America 1st' security strategy, seeing countries in constant competition 2017-12-18T07:04:01.000000000-05:00 U.S. President Donald Trump is outlining a new national security strategy that refocuses the U.S.'s relationship with the rest of the world, essentially implementing Trump's "America First" mantra on a global scale. Farmers near Alberta military base await compensation for fire that scorched 36,500 hectares, killed cattle 2017-12-18T07:00:00.000000000-05:00 The commander of CFB Suffield in southeastern Alberta has apologized for a fire that started on the base and spread to farm and ranch land, but residents are concerned compensation hasn’t been paid to cover their losses. Couple found guilty of sexually assaulting young girl go free because case took too long 2017-12-18T06:00:00.000000000-05:00 A Manitoba couple convicted of sexually assaulting a young girl over a five-year period have had their convictions thrown out after a judge ruled their case was unreasonably delayed.