Articles tagged with: Canada

11 March 2015

Alberta town bans swearing, yelling and spitting

Posted in U.S. & World News

Alberta, Canada --- Swearing, screaming and spitting are now illegal in an Alberta town. Council members in Taber have passed bylaws outlawing what is usually considered just bad behavior. The first ...

04 March 2015

Canadian Government urging citizens to stop "Spocking"

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC Montana and CNN Money) -- Live long, prosper ... and Spock your bills. Actor Leonard Nimoy -- Spock -- died last week, but he lives on, as Canadians leave their tribute to the "Star Trek" lege ...

31 December 2014

Researchers say weight comments lead to gaining weight

Posted in Health

People who criticize women about their waistlines may prompt them to gain even more weight.Researchers in Canada studied a group of college-age women for about eight months, tracking their weight an ...

10 November 2014

McDonald's recalls 2.3M Hello Kitty toys for choking hazard

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) McDonald's recalled about 2.3 million Hello Kitty toys in the U.S. and another 200K in Canada on Monday because the whistles can pose a choking hazard to young children. The toys were dis ...

22 October 2014

Canada shooting: ISIS link?

Posted in U.S. & World News

Ottawa, Canada --- (NBC News)  Ottawa remains on alert following a deadly and chaotic morning in and around Canada's Parliament building.The attack began with the killing of a Canadian soldier at t ...

20 March 2014

Back on the dance floor

Posted in U.S. & World News

Vancouver, Canada. -- (WHDH)  A professional dancer whose leg was partially amputated as a result of the Boston Marathon bombing danced on Wednesday for the first time since the incident. Dancing a ...