The bill to fund the government until 16 February did not receive the 60 votes needed in the Senate.
Forty-seven people were killed in one of the worst rail disasters in Canadian history.
The defence secretary points to "growing threats" from Russia and China.
A year on, Trumpism appears to be more about the president's impulses rather than a coherent worldview.
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His family believes he was overusing prescription medication when he died in October, aged 66.
Tribal elders call on him to help protect them, saying they are being driven from their lands.
Police say they still do not know the motive for October's mass shooting that caused 58 deaths.
Its closure is likely to have an impact on a nearby favela as many people there rely on scavenging.
Tourists in Montego Bay should stay in their resorts after a number of shootings, foreign office says.
DNA tests suggest the real killer could be linked to several other killings - and still at large.
Bren Orton plunged down the Big Banana falls in Mexico, setting a British record.
The court is due to hear arguments in April and will decide if the ban is legal by the end of June.
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