One of the Ghanaian men who became lost in the cold during an illegal Christmas Eve dash across the Canada-U.S. border south of Winnipeg could lose both hands to extreme frostbite before being deported to a country where his sexual orientation is grounds for imprisonment.
One of Canada’s least busy border crossings is now staying open 24 hours per day, thanks to automation. People who drive up to the border crossing between St-Armand, Que., and Morses Line, Vt., between 4 p.m. and 8 a.m. are now met only by machines.
A bill with potentially sweeping consequences for the Canada-U.S. border has just been adopted by the American Congress, allowing new projects aimed at speeding up travel through the international boundary.
A bill to simplify crossing the Canadian-U.S. border moved ahead in the American Congress on Wednesday, with little time left to get it passed before lawmakers break to form a post-election legislature in the New Year.
The Canada-U.S. border is unlikely to see any thickening under president-elect Donald Trump despite the Republican's protectionist campaign rhetoric, former American security czar Tom Ridge said Tuesday.
A Surrey, B.C. man has been barred from entering the U.S. after he told officials the truth at a border crossing. Since Ted Gilliat admitted to using marijuana recreationally, he now can’t cross the border without obtaining a waiver first.