U.S. President Barack Obama called the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a threat to world security on Tuesday and broadly expanded his country's response by ordering thousands of troops to the region, along with an aggressive effort to train health care workers and build treatment centres.
Employment Minister Jason Kenney says there's been a significant decrease in applications for temporary foreign workers since the government announced an overhaul of the troubled program earlier this year.
Police in Ontario are searching for whoever stole $25,000 worth of beer from a business east of London, Ont. Ontario Provincial Police say freight carrier was broken into in Norwich Township overnight between Wednesday and Thursday last week.
The Mexican government began airlifting the first of thousands of stranded tourists out of the hurricane-ravaged resort area of Los Cabos on Tuesday, as residents picked up the pieces of shattered, flooded homes.
NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil. On Tuesday, the space agency announced it has picked Boeing and SpaceX to transport astronauts to the International Space Station in the next few years.