Air Date: Dec 10, 2011 12:00 AM ET
Rats are empathetic, sensitive and altruistic when it comes to other rats.
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Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News, hosted by Peter Mansbridge.
The parents of an 11-year-old boy from Opaskwayak Cree Nation never expected to return home from Winnipeg without him, but he died of complications from pneumonia five days after arriving at the Winnipeg Children’s Hospital.
Brenda Shiels was at a festival two weeks ago when the gold wedding band slipped off her finger. Today, exactly four years to the day after her husband died, Shiels got her ring back.