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Your brain on texting

Neurologist William Tatum stumbled upon what might be the first biological evidence that texting physically messes with the brain.

Dismantle the CBC: Leitch

OTTAWA– MP Kellie Leitch’s latest plank on her run for the leadership of the Conservative Party of Canada introduces another surprise.

Anatomy of a car crash

Thirty-two years after Yohannes Mehari fled war and persecution in Eritrea, on a journey that would take him to the heartland of Canada, he and his wife, Tensae, stood on a Winnipeg street corner looking at the mayhem of smashed cars, flashing lights and a blood-soaked boulevard.

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Fatal distraction

Texting and talking behind the wheel is killing more Canadians than impaired driving. In a five-part series, Postmedia examines the deadliest threat of our connected lives.