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U.S. launches airstrikes against ISIS targets in Syria The United States and partner nations are carrying out the first airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria, the Pentagon says, in ongoing operations that mark the opening of a new, far more complicated front in a battle against the militants.
CBC.ca | Sep 23, 2014 01:56 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Obama to address expanding U.S. ISIS offensive into Syria For U.S. President Barack Obama, the participation of five Arab nations in airstrikes against militants in Syria marked an unexpected foreign policy victory as he plunges the U.S. deeper into a military conflict in the Middle East that he has reluctantly
CBC.ca | Sep 23, 2014 01:56 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
'This is not just America's fight alone': Obama defends U.S. ISIS offensive in Syria U.S. President Barack Obama says his country is acting as part of a broad coalition in its expansion of airstrikes against ISIS militants in Syria.
CBC.ca | Sep 23, 2014 01:56 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
White House intruder 'had 800 bullets in car' Court hears that Omar Gonzalez stockpiled ammunition, and was previously stopped with rifle and map marking White House.
Al Jazeera | Sep 23, 2014 01:31 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Brian Gallant's Liberals elected amid vote-counting 'fiasco' Liberal Leader Brian Gallant appears to have won the New Brunswick election amid a vote-counting fiasco.
CBC.ca | Sep 22, 2014 10:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Canadian wireless costs still among highest in world Six years after the federal government began attempting to create a fourth national wireless carrier in Canada, the big three telcos are still almost identical on wireless prices and remain among the most expensive in the world.
CBC.ca | Sep 22, 2014 9:18 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Ravens owner addresses Ray Rice investigation Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti is addressing questions about their investigation of the Ray Rice domestic violence case and their interaction with the NFL.
CBC.ca | Sep 22, 2014 7:12 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
'No misinformation' on Ray Rice: Ravens owner Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti criticized a report that suggests he and other team officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice after the running back was arrested for knocking out his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator.
CBC.ca | Sep 22, 2014 7:12 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Leona Aglukkaq announces new vehicle emissions regulations Canada's federal environment minister is announcing new regulations for cars and trucks, to further lower greenhouse gas emissions and bring the country's auto sector in line with the U.S. sector.
CBC.ca | Sep 22, 2014 4:58 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Doctors liken climate change risks to lack of sanitation a century ago Climate change poses risks to human health just as pollution and lack of sanitation did a century ago, says a medical journal editorial that details the potential harmful health effects and the benefits of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
CBC.ca | Sep 22, 2014 3:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend