News Cape Town water supply near 'point of no return' as reservoirs run dry 2018-01-18T13:26:10.000000000-05:00 A deeper dive into the day's most notable stories with The National's Jonathon Gatehouse. Man charged with 1st-degree murders of 2 men who disappeared from Toronto's gay village 2018-01-18T12:54:22.000000000-05:00 Toronto police have announced that a man has been arrested and charged with the first-degree murder of Andrew Kinsman and Selim Esen, whose bodies have never been found. Vancouver Aquarium will no longer keep whales, dolphins in captivity 2018-01-18T12:30:00.000000000-05:00 The Vancouver Aquarium is giving up its fight to keep whales and dolphins in captivity, saying the heated public debate on the issue is hindering its conservation work. 2017 was 2nd-warmest across the globe since 1880, NASA says 2018-01-18T12:13:48.000000000-05:00 According to NASA, the global surface temperature average was 0.90 C warmer than the 1951–1980 mean, making it the second-warmest since 1880, behind only to 2016. 'Insanity' to allow nuclear waste storage near Ottawa River, Indigenous groups say 2018-01-18T11:28:54.000000000-05:00 Indigenous groups say a plan to store nuclear waste near the Ottawa River in eastern Ontario is "insanity" and want the federal government to intervene. An Olympic-sized 'window of opportunity' — or a North Korean ruse? 2018-01-18T10:43:34.000000000-05:00 After months of rising tensions, warnings and threats from Washington and defiant tests of nuclear devices and missiles, North and South will march together at the Winter Olympics beginning Feb. 9. Holly Hamilton's ex-boyfriend, Justin Dumpfrey, charged with 2nd-degree murder 2018-01-18T10:36:59.000000000-05:00 Holly Hamilton's ex-boyfriend and the father of her young daughter, Justin Dumpfrey, was charged Thursday with second-degree murder a day after her body was found in the trunk of her car in a parking garage in the city of Hamilton. Dylan Farrow describes alleged assault by Woody Allen 2018-01-18T10:36:28.000000000-05:00 In her first televised interview about allegations that surfaced years ago, Dylan Farrow described in detail how her adoptive father, Woody Allen, allegedly sexually assaulted her, but the film director and actor has once again denied her allegations. To end 'whining and moaning' over Brexit, Nigel Farage proposes referendum re-do 2018-01-18T10:13:44.000000000-05:00 The man who has made a career out of hating the European Union has floated the idea of a second Brexit referendum as a way of ending the debate once and for all, writes Margaret Evans. Trump appears unyielding on Mexican wall, despite chief of staff's comments 2018-01-18T10:01:58.000000000-05:00 U.S. President Donald Trump insisted Thursday in a series of tweets that his views on a border wall with Mexico have not evolved, pushing back against his own chief of staff's comments to lawmakers.