News for Youse: Thunder across region, Davie Street fire, and Pavel Bure jersey going to rafters
Thunderstorms again For the second time in a week, lightning could be seen across the Lower Mainland as a ferocious storm grounded planes at Vancouver International Airport.
Davie Street fire The Donair King Mediterranean Restaurant will be closed for a while after an accidental fire, which caused second-degree burns to the owner on his leg and arm.
Bure jersey retirement The number 10 Canucks jersey worn by the Russian Rocket, Pavel Bure, will be raised to the rafters of Rogers Arena on November 2.
Carcinogen in Delta landfill News 1130 has reported that the carcinogen cadmium has been found in the Delta landfill, prompting fears that it could leak into the Fraser River.
Surrey stabbing CKNW Radio has reported that a 17-year-old was stabbed last night in the parking lot of a Tim Hortons across from Guildford Town Centre. The youth's wound is not life-threatening.
PNE gives away home Gibsons residents Dean and Dianne Cockerill are winners of the PNE Prize Home, which is worth approximately $1.3 million.
Quebec premier opposes multiculturalism Pauline Marois has told Le Devoir that the Quebec Charter of Values is more a reflection of France's promotion of secularism, saying she doesn't support the English-Canadian approach to multiculturalism. Read her French-language interview here.
Divisions at G20 The BBC has reported that at the G20 summit in St. Petersburg, Russia and the United States have not been able to overcome differences over Syria.
Iranian minister sends goodwill to Jews In a stark departure from the Holocaust-denying Mahmoud Ahmadinejad regime, Iran's new foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has sent a tweet saying "Happy Rosh Hashana" to Jews.
Hitler's bodyguard dies Rochus Misch, who was one of Adolf Hitler's bodyguards, has died in Berlin at the age of 96. He described his former boss as a "very normal man" and witnessed his final days in a bunker in 1945.
Cowell excited about baby Music producer and TV celebrity Simon Cowell has claimed to TMZ that he's "gonna be a good dad". His girlfriend Lauren Silverman has agreed to a divorce settlement with her husband Andrew, who was a friend of Cowell's.