The National | Jul 7, 2013 | 2:39

Rail safety concerns

After the devastating tanker-train explosion in Lac-Mégantic, serious questions are being raised over the safety of moving dangerous materials by train.

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
The National - B.C. nurse recalls Ebola 'struggle'Sep 12, 2014 | 2:18The National B.C. nurse recalls Ebola 'struggle' Video
The National B.C. nurse recalls Ebola 'struggle' Sep 12, 2014 | 2:18Vancouver nurse Ian MacKay says he 'struggles daily' with his experiences in Liberia, where he cared for infected health-care workers and scores of African patients
The National - Own Summer: Calgary man goes on major bike adventureSep 12, 2014 | 12:50The National Own Summer: Calgary man goes on major bike adventure VideoClosed Captions available
The National Own Summer: Calgary man goes on major bike adventure Sep 12, 2014 | 12:50Tony Southwell has challenged himself by resolving to ride the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route for the CBC "Own Summer" challenge. He also plans a surprise for his girlfriend, making the stakes even higher.
The National - Poor getting poorerSep 11, 2014 | 1:46The National Poor getting poorer Video
The National Poor getting poorer Sep 11, 2014 | 1:46A new study shows poor and middle-income people are worse off, while the top 10% got most of the gains of the last five years, CBC's Cameron MacIntosh reports
The National - At Issue: What Scotland's referendum means for CanadaSep 11, 2014 | 14:01The National At Issue: What Scotland's referendum means for Canada Video
The National At Issue: What Scotland's referendum means for Canada Sep 11, 2014 | 14:01Could the "Bravehearts" of Scotland inspire a renewed sovereignty debate in Quebec? Andew, Chantal and Bruce weigh in on that, and Tom Mulcair's self-proclaimed "government in waiting."
The National - Biopsy conducted on Rob FordSep 11, 2014 | 1:48The National Biopsy conducted on Rob Ford Video
The National Biopsy conducted on Rob Ford Sep 11, 2014 | 1:48CBC News medical specialist Dr. Peter Lin discusses Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's health condition
The National - Cody Legebokoff guilty of 4 counts of 1st degree murderSep 11, 2014 | 1:18The National Cody Legebokoff guilty of 4 counts of 1st degree murder Video
The National Cody Legebokoff guilty of 4 counts of 1st degree murder Sep 11, 2014 | 1:18The 24-year-old Prince George man was charged in the slayings of Loren Leslie, Jill Stuchenko, Cynthia Maas and Natasha Montgomery
The National - Rex Murphy: The Franklin ExpeditionSep 11, 2014 | 3:13The National Rex Murphy: The Franklin Expedition Video
The National Rex Murphy: The Franklin Expedition Sep 11, 2014 | 3:13Point of View: Rex says the Franklin expedition is ripe with marvel and magic.
The National - Franklin ship wreck: the thrill of discoverySep 10, 2014 | 2:15The National Franklin ship wreck: the thrill of discovery Video
The National Franklin ship wreck: the thrill of discovery Sep 10, 2014 | 2:15Parks Canada scientists speak about their experience
The National - Physician on Rob Ford health concernsSep 10, 2014 | 1:50The National Physician on Rob Ford health concerns Video
The National Physician on Rob Ford health concerns Sep 10, 2014 | 1:50CBC News medical specialist Dr. Peter Lin discusses Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's tumour diagnosis
The National - Rob Ford in hospital with abdominal tumourSep 10, 2014 | 1:50The National Rob Ford in hospital with abdominal tumour Video
The National Rob Ford in hospital with abdominal tumour Sep 10, 2014 | 1:50Toronto mayor complained of severe abdominal pain at breakfast
The National - Tony Accurso's testimonySep 10, 2014 | 10:46The National Tony Accurso's testimony Video
The National Tony Accurso's testimony Sep 10, 2014 | 10:46Terence McKenna on Tony Accurso's surprising testimony at the Charbonneau Commission.
The National - Canada's mission in IraqSep 9, 2014 | 2:19The National Canada's mission in Iraq Video
The National Canada's mission in Iraq Sep 9, 2014 | 2:19Defence Minister Rob Nicholson reveals that Canadian military advisers are already in Iraq, but won't say how many, citing operational security
The National - Lost Franklin expedition ship foundSep 9, 2014 | 6:00The National Lost Franklin expedition ship found Video
The National Lost Franklin expedition ship found Sep 9, 2014 | 6:00Parks Canada researchers, using a remotely operated underwater vehicle, find one of the ships from Franklin's ill-fated expedition
The National - Mother asks how Canadian son could join ISISSep 9, 2014 | 1:55The National Mother asks how Canadian son could join ISIS Video
The National Mother asks how Canadian son could join ISIS Sep 9, 2014 | 1:55Christianne Boudreau shares rare video of her son Damian Clairmont, a Calgary man who joined ISIS and died fighting in Syria. This revealing look at a radicalized Canadian is part of an exclusive National story on one mother's fight to prevent this from happening again.
The National - Home Depot security breach could affect CanadiansSep 8, 2014 | 2:08The National Home Depot security breach could affect Canadians Video
The National Home Depot security breach could affect Canadians Sep 8, 2014 | 2:08Retailer has confirmed its payment data systems, including those at its Canadian stores, have been breached

2 of 34