In this week's 'Ask Peter' series a viewer asks, "When you are not on The National how is the stand-in chosen?" It's a great question as the summer brings us several outstanding journalists who will fill in for Peter over the next month.
Air Miles customers no longer have to worry about using up their miles by the end of the year. On Thursday, the loyalty program announced that it has cancelled its expiry policy, which was scheduled to kick in on Jan. 1, 2017. more »
Jolly Old Saint Nick is perhaps the most beloved icon of the Christmas holidays. But an essay recently published in the medical journal Lancet Psychiatry questions what we should be telling our kids about Santa Claus. more »
Canada should consider appointing a kidnapping "czar" and find a more standardized approach when Canadians are kidnapped abroad, says a former senior member of CSIS who now heads up a private security firm. more »
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