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A masked man speaking in what is believed to be a North American accent in a video that Islamic State militants released in September 2014

From Politics & Policy 2:30 pm

Canadian Intelligence Tracks Money Used for Funding Terrorist Activities in Middle East

A Canadian financial intelligence agency said that it had provided information to police to help counter terrorism.

Workers conduct operations to construct an underground ice wall at Tokyo Electric Power Co.'s (Tepco) tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima Prefecture July 9, 2014. The media were shown on Tuesday the site where Tepco is

From Politics & Policy Oct 17

Recent Japan Typhoons Impact Fukushima Reactors, Radiation Levels at All Time High

The levels of contaminated waters at the Fukushima nuclear power plant have surged.

A man cycles towards Doel's nuclear plant, northern Belgium August 20, 2014. Two Belgian nuclear reactors owned by GDF-Suez unit Electrabel may remain offline until spring and may need to be halted permanently, Belgian state broadcaster VRT reported

From Politics & Policy Oct 17

France to Build 8 Nuclear Reactors in South Africa

France will build at least eight nuclear reactors in South Africa.

Hurricane Gonzalo is seen in an image taken over the Atlantic Ocean by NOAA's GOES-East satellite at 11:15EDT (15:15GMT) October 15, 2014. Gonzalo regained strength on Thursday, again reaching Category 4, as it swirled towards Bermuda, the U.S. Natio

From Politics & Policy Oct 17

Weather Alert: Atlantic Canada Advised to Brace for Hurricane Gonzalo, What and How to Prepare

Hurricane Gonzalo will hit Canada's Newfoundland and Labrador on the weekend.

Pink tissue paper, which was presented as evidence in the trial of Luka Magnotta, is seen in this picture

From Politics & Policy Oct 17

Canada Court to Watch Graphic Dismemberment Video in Murder Trial

A Canada court will watch a graphic video during a murder trial.

Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Tom Frieden, listens via video conference as U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd R) holds a meeting with cabinet agencies coordinating the government's Ebola response in the Cabinet Room of

From Politics & Policy Oct 16

New Ebola Fears Cause Stock Market Uncertainty; Airline Stocks Suffer Blow

The airline industry fears the ongoing Ebola scare in the U.S. will cause stocks to plunge amid market uncertainty.

Members of the Dunedin-Harley owners group drive past spectators during the Edinburgh Fringe Festival parade in Holyrood Park in Edinburgh, Scotland, August 9, 2009. REUTERS/David Moir

From Politics & Policy Oct 16

Dutch Biker Gang Joins Fight Against ISIS in Iraq

Three members of a Dutch biker gang have joined the Kurdish fighters against ISIS.

Pope Francis leaves after leading the Episcopal Ordination of Monsignor Fabio Fabene (not pictured) at Saint Peter's Basilica at the Vatican May 30, 2014. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito

From Politics & Policy Oct 16

ISIS' Declaration of War on Christianity Forces Iraqi-Christians to Hide Behind Church Walls

ISIS' continued persecution of Christians in the Middle East has escalated following the release of its propaganda materials. Iraqi-Christians are hiding inside churches.

A porter carries a generator towards Everest Base Camp from Gorak Shep with the Himalayan mountain range seen in the background, May 03, 2011. Porters walk for weeks, sometimes carrying supplies heavier than their own body weight. They do not sit down whe

From Politics & Policy Oct 16

Four Canadian Hikers Among Those Killed in Nepal Avalanche

A series of deadly blizzards and avalanches in Nepal's Himalayas have killed four Canadians.

Polar Star, the U.S. Coast Guard icebreaker, completes ice drills in the Arctic in this July 3, 2013 handout photo. The United States is sending the Polar Star to help free Russian ship Akademik Shokalskiy and Chinese icebreaker Snow Dragon gripped by Ant

From Politics & Policy Oct 16

Russian Territory Grows Bigger By 1,165 km² In Arctic Region

Russia's sovereign land ownership has grown bigger.