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Government Shutdown: Immigration Policies and Internet Users

government shutdown: Train derailment The Transportation Safety Board says a Canadian Pacific freight train started moving on its own before it derailed near the Alberta-B.C. border and killed three workers. 2, according to CTV. Trump address U.S. President Donald Trump called for bipartisanship in his State of the Union address, but refused to give up on the hard-line immigration policies that forced the recent government shutdown. 3. Here's what else you need to know to start your day. 1. Statutory holiday The federal government wants to make Sept. 30 a new statutory holiday, focused on reconciliation with Indigenous Canadians. 4. Safer internet There is no shortage of online threats facing Canadians each day, but experts say internet users aren't doing enough to protect themselves. Arrow death Police in London, Ont. are investigating after a man was struck and killed with an arrow, but say there is no threat to public safety. 5. ( As reported in the news.