CBC Top Stories : Shrinking airline seats: What's healthy for airlines causes pain in the back rows

Date: 2015-04-14

A U.S. Department of Transportation committee will hear testimony starting today about health and safety concerns raised by airlines' push to get more seats on passenger aircraft. Seats are getting narrower, thinner and some say much less comfortable.

CBC Top Stories : Gotta get up (early) to get down: Morning dance parties all the rage

Date: 2015-04-13

Attention early-risers: A new trend is growing around the world - dance parties held from 6:30 to 8:30 in the morning.

By: Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957

CBC Top Stories : Teaching when to use force — and Canadian values — to the LAPD

Date: 2015-04-09

The Los Angeles Police Department's six-month training course for new recruits — including when to use force — is guided in part by Canadian values imported from the RCMP and taught by a director of training from Red Deer, Alta.