CBC 'Austrians send clear pro-European signal' with election of left-wing president 2016-12-04T19:05:26.000000Z Left-leaning Alexander Van der Bellen's projected victory in Austria's presidential election is being welcomed across much of the political spectrum in Europe and neighbouring Germany. More snow expected in Hawaii as winter hits the Big Island 2016-12-04T18:04:59.000000Z More snow is expected to fall on Hawaii mountaintops as a storm warning goes into effect through Monday morning. California warehouse fire kills at least 24, search for victims could last days 2016-12-04T15:38:18.000000Z The death toll has risen to 24 in a fire that ripped through a late-night dance party in a converted warehouse in Oakland, Calif., and officials say they expect that number to climb as the search continues. High-stakes referendum: Is Italy next in line for populist shock? 2016-12-04T14:42:13.000000Z Italians were voting Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reforms that is being closely watched abroad to see if Italy becomes the next country to reject the political status quo. 'I never stayed to see if they were dead': Natalia Bolivar, 82, unsentimental about role in Cuban Revolution 2016-12-04T14:00:00.000000Z At 82 and with an upper-class pedigree, Natalia Bolivar doesn't seem like the typical Cuban revolutionary. That is, until she matter-of-factly begins to recount how she stormed a Havana police station wielding a machine gun, smuggled arms to opposition groups and had all her ribs broken during a pol... Fidel Castro's remains interred in private ceremony in eastern Cuba 2016-12-04T10:00:00.000000Z The cremated remains of Fidel Castro were interred at a Santiago de Cuba cemetery today during a private ceremony, marking the end of the nine-day national mourning period established after the former leader’s death. Jill Stein's Green Party drops Pennsylvania recount bid 2016-12-04T00:19:56.000000Z Green Party-backed voters dropped a court case Saturday that had sought to force a statewide recount in Pennsylvania, in what Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein had framed as an effort to explore whether voting machines and systems had been hacked and the election result manipulated. Firefighters work into the night to contain 'raging' blaze in Cambridge, Mass. 2016-12-03T22:58:50.000000Z Firefighters worked into the night to put down a large fire that jumped from one building to another across a densely-populated neighbourhood in Cambridge, Mass., on Saturday. 'It's just a ploy': North Dakota protesters reject help from officials to leave as winter descends 2016-12-03T18:48:56.000000Z The head of North Dakota's emergency management services says the state is prepared to respond to Dakota Access pipeline protesters who may need help during a winter storm or some other crisis, but some protesters on their way to the site are it's "just a ploy" to get them out. Did the trend toward press freedom in Cuba die with Castro? 2016-12-03T16:00:00.000000Z Media from around the world are in Santiago de Cuba this weekend to report on the funeral of Fidel Castro. But some who have previously reported from the communist country say journalists shouldn't assume the death of the former president will mean a loosening of restrictions on the media.