Matthew Varnes of the Stonewall Flyers tries to get open for the puck against the Carman Beavers Jan. 16 at the Veterans Memorial Sports Complex. The Flyers came up short against the Beavers, falling 8-6. (Zach Samborski, Interlake Publishing, QMI Agency)

Rough ride

The Stonewall Flyers erased a three-goal third period deficit, but could not complete the comeback as the Carman Beavers, thanks to a six-point effort

CBC on-air personality Amanda Lang has spoken at events sponsored by RBC. (QMI Agency file photo)

CBC bans paid appearances

The Canadian Broadcasting Corp will no longer allow its on-air journalists to receive payment for appearances at external events, the public broadcaster said on Thursday.

Johanne and Michael Wagner hold their adopted twin daughters Binh, left, and Phuoc, in their Kingston, Ont., home on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2014. The twins suffer from a rare genetic disease that will be fatal unless they require liver transplants. The family is trying to raise awareness about live liver donations. (ELLIOT FERGUSON/QMI AGENCY)

Dad's liver can only save one twin

The father of adopted twin girls in urgent need of liver transplants can only donate part of his to one of them, leaving the second child to wait for the life-saving surgery.

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