LA wildfire threatened homes

The blaze surrounded parts of the affluent Pacific Palisades neighbourhood of Los Angeles. The area is home to a number of Hollywood celebrities. The wildfire comes two weeks after a major fire destroyed and damaged properties in northern parts of the city. Residents...
Bezos floats ‘national team’ to build Moon lander

Bezos floats ‘national team’ to build Moon lander

Jeff Bezos has announced the formation of a “national team” that will aim to build the lander that will take astronauts back to the Moon in 2024. Bezos’ space company Blue Origin has teamed up with aerospace giants Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman...

Canadian election: Trudeau’s Liberals ‘retain power’

Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party has retained power but as a minority government, according to projections by Canada’s national broadcaster, CBC. Despite some early losses in Canada’s eastern provinces, the Liberals are expected to claim the most seats...
Canada election: Canadians head to the polls in tight race

Canada election: Canadians head to the polls in tight race

Canadians are heading to the polls to vote in a general election, with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberals hoping to hold on to their majority. But that outcome appears unlikely as polls suggest the result of the vote is headed towards a hung parliament....
Five things to know about Canada’s general election

Five things to know about Canada’s general election

Media playback is unsupported on your device Canadians will be going to the polls on 21 October, to decide whether to give Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal party a second term. The parties have been making their pitches to voters over the past five weeks...