Weather with Madalene Arias – March 7, 2017
Skedline Reporter, Madalene Arias, gives you a run down of the weather for the week of Tues., March 7, 2017. Read more
No deaths as avalanche sweeps past skiers in France’s Tignes
LYON, France, March 7 (Reuters) – No one was killed in an avalanche that swept past several skiers on Tuesday in Tignes, authorities in the French Alpine resort said. The avalanche was triggered shortly before 10 A.M. (0900 GMT) in an off-piste area of the vast resort and swept across a relatively easy... Read more
Canada posts third straight monthly trade surplus
By David Ljunggren OTTAWA, March 7 (Reuters) – Canada posted a third consecutive monthly trade surplus in January, the first such stretch since 2014, in another signal that the economy is gaining momentum after slumping for more than two years due to low oil prices. Statistics Canada on Tuesday... Read more
The biggest challenge facing women? Work, say men and women globally
Video courtesy of Thomson Reuter Foundation. By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON, March 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The world would be a better place for women if they had access to more and better quality jobs, according to a street survey of women and men in 10 countries in Europe,... Read more
Trump backs House Republican healthcare plan, aims to cut drug prices
By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON, March 7 (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Tuesday backed a draft U.S. House of Representatives Republican bill to repeal and replace the Obamacare healthcare law and said it was open to negotiation, adding that he was working on a system to cut drug prices.... Read more
Studies highlight gender, racial inequalities in medical profession
By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) – Women and minorities face more barriers to getting ahead in their medical careers, both early in training and later on, researchers say. In one study, Dr. Julie Boiko of the University of California, San Francisco and colleagues found that women are underrepresented... Read more
skedNOW with Rob Lowrey – March 7, 2017
  News Host, Rob Lowrey, gives you a run-down of today’s top news stories. For more, tune into skedLIVE at 2:30 p.m. Read more
Toronto celebrates turning 183
Volkswagen to unveil self-driving car as part of post-dieselgate shift
GENEVA, March 6 (Reuters) – Volkswagen will show off a fully self-driving car at the Geneva auto show, as part of the German carmaker’s drive to be at the forefront of new technologies in the wake of its diesel emissions scandal. Europe’s biggest carmaker has said it will invest... Read more
Weather with Kailie Annetts for Monday March 6, 2017
Today’s weather update with Kailie Annetts. Read more