CBC News Posted: Dec 23, 2009 12:02 PM ET Last Updated: Dec 23, 2009 3:37 PM ET
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About 10 pilot whales are stranded on a beach, and dozens more are trapped in shallow waters off the coast of Florida, near Everglades National Park
Shane Pettipas caught this truck tipping over on the Canso Causeway between mainland Nova Scotia and Cape Breton.
Lack of sleep, PTSD contributed to Liberal senator's car crash on Parliament Hill Tuesday