News Support workers doling out pills in nursing homes are under-qualified, some health professionals say 2018-06-23T18:08:18.000000000-04:00 The Elizabeth Wettlaufer public inquiry has raised alarms about who is providing support to seniors in long-term care facilities. One doctor tells Checkup that support workers aren't adequately trained to deliver medications. Trump renews tough immigration, border stance as critics press for family reunions 2018-06-23T17:30:58.000000000-04:00 U.S. President Donald Trump pressed his tough immigration stance at a Nevada political convention Saturday, telling hundreds "we have to be very strong" to keep people, including violent gang members, from entering the country illegally. Parents stranded in Japan relieved as Canada issues visas for adopted children 2018-06-23T16:29:05.000000000-04:00 After weeks of sleepless nights in Tokyo hotel rooms, five Canadian families will finally be able to return home with the Japanese-born children they are adopting. Train from Alberta derails in Iowa, leaking crude oil into floodwaters from rain-swollen river 2018-06-23T12:43:27.000000000-04:00 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 say. Helicopter parents hinder kids' emotional well-being with too much hovering 2018-06-23T09:00:00.000000000-04:00 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... Tax tussle: Shaw loses bid to claim customers 'bought' paper invoices 2018-06-23T09:00:00.000000000-04:00 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. No drugs in Anthony Bourdain's body when he died: prosecutor 2018-06-23T06:11:35.000000000-04:00 U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, who killed himself in a French hotel room earlier this month, had no narcotics in his body when he died, a French prosecutor said on Friday. In the search for life beyond Earth, moons may be the best candidates 2018-06-23T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 We only know of one planet in our universe that harbours life: Earth. So it's logical that humanity has focused its search for life beyond our world on planetary bodies. But a new study suggests that we may be leaving out a larger chunk of the cosmos: moons. How Canadian-made artificial intelligence is helping Hollywood write better scripts 2018-06-23T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 The movie industry is a hit-or-miss, high-stakes business. But some Canadian tech entrepreneurs believe they have a way to improve the odds. Single women increasingly pursuing parenthood on their own 2018-06-23T04:00:00.000000000-04:00 Myriam Steinberg was 40 and fresh off a breakup when she realized that if she wanted a baby, she’d have to go it alone. It's an issue some say is becoming more pervasive.