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Woman described as Canada's Rosa Parks to grace banknote

Dec 9, 2016

Woman described as Canada's Rosa Parks to grace banknote

A black woman often described as Canada’s Rosa Parks for her 1946 decision to sit in a whites-only section of a Nova Scotia movie theater will be the first Canadian woman to be celebrated on the face of a Canadian banknote. Finance Minister Bill ...

Surgeon General sounds alarm over teen use of e-cigarettes

Dec 9, 2016

Surgeon General sounds alarm over teen use of e-cigarettes

The U.S. surgeon general is calling e-cigarettes an emerging public health threat to the nation’s youth. In a report released Thursday, Surgeon General Vivek Murthy acknowledged a need for more research into the health effects of “vaping,” but said e-cigarettes aren’t harmless and too ...