For a glimpse into the future of the Canada-U.S. border, talk to Randy Powell. He's seen some of the new ways travellers might soon be clearing customs under a binational agreement announced this week.
Canada is losing its appetite for co-operating with the United States as both countries drift apart on issues of national security, border safety and counter-terrorism, according to a survey of 1,000 random citizens in each country.
A Canadian official says his government plans to start buying land in Detroit for the U.S. portion of a new bridge linking the nations. It's a way to bypass opponents of the project and overcome the U.S. government's failure to allocate the money.
Plans for a new bridge connecting the U.S. and Canada are moving more slowly than anticipated, partly because Washington doesn't seem to want to pay for a customs plaza on the American side of the span, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said.
In a bid to reduce the typical long weekend lineups at the U.S.-Canada border, Canadian Border Service Agency guards have been instructed to bend the rules and wave drivers through in times of heavy traffic, CTV News has learned.