#1 — CNews | Government spends $300M to help countries with climate change
OTTAWA — Canada pledged $300 million on Thursday to help poor countries adapt to climate change and to help them lower their greenhouse gas emissions.
#2 — CTV | Intelligence agency’s case disclosures rise in fight against terror, dirty cash
OTTAWA — New figures show Canada’s financial sleuthing agency disclosed more than 1,000 pieces of intelligence to police and security agencies last year.
#3 — Globe | Pursuit in Quebec corruption probe led to crash that killed child: report
A highly sensitive investigation by Quebec anti-corruption police was behind the tragic death last February of a five-year-old boy who was killed by a speeding unmarked police car, a new report says.
#4 — Postmedia | ‘This is going to be a war,’ says Burnaby mayor as 26 pipeline protesters arrested (with video)
As pipeline protesters clashed with police on Burnaby Mountain — leading to 26 arrests — Burnaby Mayor Derek Corrigan said his government was ready for a “war” in the courts.
#5 — Sun | Ontario drunk driver to challenge legitimacy of Criminal Code on First Nations land
SARNIA, Ont. – A southern Ontario man convicted Thursday of drunk driving and drug possession plans to challenge the Criminal Code’s validity on First Nations land.
#6 — BBC | Computer hijacking arrests in UK and across Europe
Fifteen people have been arrested, including four in the UK, in connection with the hijacking of computers.
#7 — CNS | CMS Padded Obamacare Enrollment Numbers With Dental Plans
(CNSNews.com) – In September, Marilyn Tavenner, the head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), told Congress that 7.3 million Americans had “enrolled in Health Insurance Marketplace coverage.” (That was down from the April number of 8 million.)
#8 — Fox | Flooding, roof collapses now major concern in western New York
An epic three-day storm that dumped 7 feet of snow or more in the Buffalo area finally ended early Friday, but now residents in western New York face another set of threats: rain, higher temperatures and the possibility of severe flooding.
#9 — DM | Was the ‘explosion in life’ on Earth caused by North America breaking away from Antarctica?
Researchers have uncovered a massive shift in the Earth’s plates they say created the ‘perfect storm’ for life on Earth to explode – and reveals North America was once attached to Antarctica.
#10 — WT | Illegals get a pay raise while current American workers’ checks could get squeezed
Illegal immigrants stand to make out nicely, seeing a big jump in their wages under President Obama’s policy, announced Thursday, granting millions of them temporary amnesty and the chance to work legally, but analysts say American workers in some jobs are likely to feel a pinch from new competitors.