Fast-moving California wildfire destroys homes

Title: Fast-moving California wildfire destroys homes Content: Aided by calmer winds and another day of fire-retardant bomber sorties, firefighters mopped up Tuesday around the smouldering remains of 100 structures, most of them homes, after a wind-driven wildfire raced through a…

Gaza rebuilding agreement brokered by United Nations

Title: Gaza rebuilding agreement brokered by United Nations Content: The United Nations has brokered an agreement to enable the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip, giving a lead role to the Palestinian Authority while involving the private sector, the UN’s top…

Marriott hotels prompt guests to tip housekeepers with Envelope Please program

Title: Marriott hotels prompt guests to tip housekeepers with Envelope Please program Content: Guests staying at Marriott hotels will now have an extra prompt in their rooms reminding them to tip their housekeeper. Feed Title: CBC Canada News Permalink: http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/marriott-hotels-prompt-guests-to-tip-housekeepers-with-envelope-please-program-1.2768307?cmp=rss…

Tourists airlifted, locals 'start over' after Hurricane Odile

Title: Tourists airlifted, locals 'start over' after Hurricane Odile Content: The Mexican government begins airlifting the first of thousands of stranded tourists out of the hurricane-ravaged resort area of Los Cabos, as many residents pick up the pieces of shattered,…

Retired Cardinal Jean-Claude Turcotte hospitalized

Title: Retired Cardinal Jean-Claude Turcotte hospitalized Content: The Archdiocese of Montreal has confirmed that retired Cardinal Jean-Claude Turcotte is gravely ill and has been hospitalized. Feed Title: CBC Canada News Permalink: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/retired-cardinal-jean-claude-turcotte-hospitalized-1.2768210?cmp=rss Source: CBC News

MPs debate mission of Canadian advisers in Iraq

Title: MPs debate mission of Canadian advisers in Iraq Content: MPs are putting their thoughts on Canada’s response to the conflict in Iraq on the official parliamentary record during an emergency debate in the House tonight. CBCNews.ca is following the…

Master Cpl. Denis Demers takes own life 2 weeks after standoff

Title: Master Cpl. Denis Demers takes own life 2 weeks after standoff Content: A Canadian soldier involved in a 40-hour standoff with police in late August committed suicide last week, CBC News has learned. Feed Title: CBC Canada News Permalink:…

Temporary foreign worker applications drop 74% since new reforms

Title: Temporary foreign worker applications drop 74% since new reforms Content: The government’s overhaul of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program is proving to be successful, says Employment Minister Jason Kenney, whose department has recorded a 74 per cent drop in…

Boeing, SpaceX to provide new ride to International Space Station

Title: Boeing, SpaceX to provide new ride to International Space Station Content: NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil, after selecting Boeing and SpaceX as private partners to ferry crew to the International Space…

'We are praying': Philippines braces for volcano explosion

Title: 'We are praying': Philippines braces for volcano explosion Content: Mount Mayon, the most active volcano in the Philippines is erupting. Hot glowing rocks and lava are spewing out and volcanologists warn it could soon explode, prompting authorities to order…