Dukes of Hazard actor's Louisiana home, studio swamped
NEW ORLEANS - Actor, writer and director John Schneider, known for his past role on the "Dukes of Hazzard" and current role on "The Haves and the Have Nots," thought the first flood he experienced at his Louisiana production studio was bad.
Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors divided
BEIJING, China - A Canadian patient's receipt of a kidney transplant after waiting just three days during a recent visit to China raised an immediate red flag among surgeons at the Montreal-based Transplantation Society: A turnaround that quick indicates the organ likely came from the body of an executed prisoner.
You talkin' to me? English no longer a must for NYC cabbies
NEW YORK, N.Y. - People who hope to drive New York City's famous yellow cabs must pass tests on such details as driving rules and where they can pick up passengers. But one test they no longer have to take? Whether they have a grasp of English.
The cost of raising an Olympic athlete
TORONTO - Cheryl Simundson can still vividly recall the time her daughter, two-time Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries, stood on a chair during a family dinner more than 20 years ago and announced her plans to win gold for Canada.
PM aspires to 'reset' relations with China
SAGUENAY, Que. - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says breathing new life into Canada's relationship with China will allow his government bolster economic trade while pushing the east Asian country to do better on delicate issues like its record on human rights.