News Ontario college strike ends as back-to-work legislation passed 2017-11-19T13:45:44.000000000-05:00 Hundreds of thousands of college students are expected to be back in class after the province passed back-to-work legislation on Sunday to end a five-week strike by Ontario college faculty. Longtime country singer-songwriter Mel Tillis dead at 85 2017-11-19T12:49:55.000000000-05:00 Mel Tillis, the affable longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles, has died. TransCanada sends more crews to South Dakota's Keystone pipeline leak 2017-11-19T12:40:59.000000000-05:00 TransCanada Corp. says the company has sent additional crews and equipment to the site of a 795,000-litre oil spill from its Keystone pipeline in South Dakota. American Music Awards reflect 2017 pop music, in which male acts dominate 2017-11-19T11:12:18.000000000-05:00 The performers at the 2017 American Music Awards are evenly split between men and women, but the nominees? Not so much. Violent evictions, homelessness are the cost of Lagos, Nigeria's megacity 2017-11-19T11:11:55.000000000-05:00 Human rights group Amnesty International says more than 30,000 people were evicted last year from their waterfront homes in Nigeria's biggest city, Lagos, by the local authorities, as the wealth gap grows and more residents are living in informal settlements. Reservist dies during armed forces training exercise in Manitoba 2017-11-19T09:55:10.000000000-05:00 A reservist has died during a training exercise at an army base in Manitoba. Back-to-work legislation in Ontario college strike expected to pass today 2017-11-19T09:47:09.000000000-05:00 Ontario's legislature is expected to pass a bill on Sunday that would force striking faculty at the province's colleges to return to work. Procession begins for B.C. police officer killed in the line of duty ahead of full regimental funeral 2017-11-19T08:00:00.000000000-05:00 Hundreds of people have begun to line the streets of Abbotsford, B.C., to take part in the full regimental funeral for fallen police Const. John Davidson today. India passenger train hits and kills 2 Asian elephants 2017-11-19T07:48:26.000000000-05:00 Two endangered Asian elephants have been hit and killed by a passenger train near the city of Gauhati in northeastern India. Robert Mugabe baffles Zimbabwe by addressing nation without resigning 2017-11-19T05:30:08.000000000-05:00 Zimbabweans gathered in expectation of a celebration following a highly anticipated resignation speech. Instead, Mugabe appeared to hint at challenging the ruling party, which has expelled him as its leader, by trying to stay on.