United States

Newtown woman, US civil society call for movement against gun violence

Can the US overcome a fatal block on legislation some say would prevent the recent rash of mass-shootings?

NRA finally comments on Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre

The US gun lobby and firearm industry feels it's not the right time to talk about the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. “Out of respect for the families, and as a matter of...

What you need to know about the coming Maya apocalypse

December 21st 2012 may be the end, but of what?

Newtown, Connecticut: let's stop the insanity

I am outraged. We elect our political officials to work for us, don’t we? And yet we basically let them do whatever they want, in so many ways. Why does this madness continue? I want to talk today...

More guns, more shootings, more profit

Do shootings shift views on gun control?

Rape is rape

Public stoning of rape victims next policy Republicans have up sleeves?

Obama professorial, Romney presidential at debate

Obama stunned during the debates by letting Romney take control.

What our Canadians friends at 2012 DNC hoped to hear from Obama

What do Canadians hope to hear from U.S. President Barack Obama tonight at the Democratic National Convention?

Americans who want to 'move to Canada' because of Obamacare

A rash of tweets broke across Twitter from Americans who announced their plans to move to Canada to get away from 'Obamacare' this week. Here, some of the best reactions to the tweets.