B.C. storm: New trail closures in Lower Mainland as region recovers from floods, landslides

Hayward Lake Railway and Reservoir trails in Mission, B.C. (City of Mission/Twitter) Hayward Lake Railway and Reservoir trails in Mission, B.C. (City of Mission/Twitter)

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Pig kidneys transplanted into brain-dead human donor in new study

For the first time, scientists have successfully transplanted a genetically modified pig kidney into the body of a brain-dead human, an important step toward animal organs potentially becoming viable for transplants to save human lives in the future, something that could help address organ shortages worldwide.