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Twins need liver transplants; dad can only help one

An Ontario father of adopted twins who both need liver transplants is a match to donate part of his organ, but can only help one. CBC News has more.


'Helix of snowy death!' Video of thrilling ride on Alpine Coaster in Utah goes viral

Robb Alvey knows his roller coasters: He's ridden over 1,500 of them and reviewed many for his website Theme Park Review. But even he was blown away by a recent ride on Park City, Utah's snowy Alpine Coaster.<p>(Be warned: The video features some not quite safe for work — but completely appropriate …

Treasure hunters find mysterious shipwreck in Lake Michigan

Beneath the cold waves of Lake Michigan rests an aging shipwreck, its wooden planks encrusted with brown-and-gray zebra mussels, that may be the remnants of a 17th-century ship called the Griffin, two Michigan-based treasure hunters say.<p>French explorer René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle built …