A Canadian Pacific Railway freight train derailed west of Banff, at about 2 a.m. on Friday, December 26th, 2014. Jenna Freeman, Global News.
The German government expects low oil prices to boost its economic growth by 0.2%-0.3% next year, Der Spiegel magazine reported, citing an internal economy ministry memo.
Almost 300 people were missing after a ferry capsized off South Korea on April 16, despite frantic rescue efforts involving coastguard vessels, fishing boats and helicopters, in what could be the country's biggest maritime disaster in over 20 years.
VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) - More vacancies will be available for people looking to rent in Vancouver come the New Year. The city set a record for new laneway housing, with 357 permits issued in 2014.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China is looking at signing an agreement with the United States to target assets illegally taken out of China by corrupt officials, a newspaper said on Monday, as the government tightens the screws in its anti-graft battle.