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Cleared for no more take-offs. Canada announces it will end its air strikes against ISIS before the end of the month, and Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says the focus will now be on training troops on the ground.
Not what he volunteered for. Robert Somerville describes his journey from fighting for Canada in Afghanistan -- to joining the Kurds in their battle against ISIS -- to being locked up in the Australian detention centre where we tracked him down.
Scare quotes. The US Senate's Homeland Security Committee holds hearings on security risks posed by Canada's new Syrian refugees -- and its Republican chair expresses his concerns about potential terrorists among them.
Their lack of options gives the virus plenty. Pregnant women in Brazil who've contracted the Zika virus have little recourse, because abortions are illegal and contraception is hard to come by -- but activists are fighting to change that.
At 11:39 a.m., thirty years ago, Kristin Jacques watched her teacher fall to earth. Tonight, Ms. Jacques tells us about January 28th, 1986 -- when the Space Shuttle Challenger came apart, with that teacher, Christa McAuliffe, aboard.
Seized for seizing. Members of an anti-government militia are arrested -- and now, American authorities have set up roadblocks around the Oregon wildlife refuge that's been occupied for weeks. We'll talk to one man on the inside.
First Nations double standard. The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal confirms that Ottawa discriminates against First Nations children on-reserve -- by failing to provide them the same services children get everywhere else.