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PM: 'Canada will never be intimidated' (Thu, 23 Oct 2014)
A Royal Canadian Mounted Police intervention team responds to a reported shooting at Parliament building in Ottawa, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. A soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial has been shot by an unknown gunman and there have been reports of gunfire inside the halls of Parliament. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Adrian Wyld)Stephen Harper calls the deadly Ottawa rampage Canada's second terror attack in three days.

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Royals even World Series as benches clear in 7-2 victory (Wed, 31 Dec 1969 19:00:00 -0500)
Tempers flared. The benches cleared. A fight nearly broke out. And a World Series with little verve finally got the jolt it needed Wednesday.

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OECD News about Portugal

The Role of National Ecosystem Assessments in Influencing Policy Making (Fri, 10 Oct 2014)
An ecosystem assessment is a social process through which the findings of science concerning the causes of ecosystem change, their consequences for human well-bring, and the management and policy options are evaluated. The main objective of the paper is to draw insights from experience in the UK, Japan, Spain and Portugal of the added value to policy making of undertaking national level ecosystem assessments.
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Geographic Variations in Health Care: Country note for Portugal (Tue, 16 Sep 2014)
According to a new OECD report, variation in rates of health care activity across geographic areas in countries is a cause for concern. Wide variation suggests that whether or not you will receive a particular health service depends to a very great extent on the region where you live within a country.
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