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Five hurt, one critically in Canadian industrial blast

Five people have been hurt, one critically after an industrial explosion in Sarnia, Ontario according to the local mayor Mike Bradley reports CBC News.

He added that the fire at the facility is now under control.

Sarnia police said on Twitter there had been an explosion at a tank car maintenance facility and rescue workers were at the scene.

Mayor: NYC hospital treating Ebola patient 'fully staffed'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has stressed the hospital the city's first Ebola patient is being treated in is "fully staffed".

He wrote on Twitter:

Dr Craig Spencer had recently returned from treating Ebola patients in Guinea, West Africa, with Doctors Without Borders.


IS release new video with hostage John Cantlie

British IS hostage John Cantlie has featured in another propaganda video. Credit: Facebook

British IS hostage John Cantlie has featured in another propaganda video released by the militant group.

In the video Mr Cantlie talks about the executions of other British and American hostages and blames the US and UK governments of not negotiating their release.

He also described life with the other captives and said: "Unless we tried something stupid like escaping or doing something we shouldn't, we were treated well by the Islamic State."

As in previous footage Mr Cantlie appears to be speaking under duress and from a prepared script while sitting behind a desk and wearing orange clothing.

Leeds sack Darko Milanic after 32 days in charge

Championship side Leeds United has confirmed the sacking of coach Darko Milanic after just 32 days in charge of the club.

The club said Neil Redfearn will take charge of first team training on Monday morning and president Massimo Cellino apologised to the fans for the team's recent poor results.

Milanic was appointed on 23 September but did not win any of his six games in charge.

For more on this story visit the ITV Sport website.


Obama urges calm over Ebola in Weekly Address

US President Barack Obama has used his Weekly Address to urge America to stay calm over the spread of the Ebola virus.

President Obama said the response to the deadly disease needed to be based on "facts, not fear".

Mr Obama added: "We have been examining the protocols for protecting our brave healthcare workers, and, guided by the science, we'll continue to work with state and local officials to take the necessary steps to ensure the safety and health of the American people."

Scottish Labour leader questions Miliband leadership

Ed Miliband's position as leader of the Labour party has been called into question by outgoing chair of the Scottish Labour Party Johann Lamont.

The criticism is another setback for Mr Miliband with just six months to go until a General Election as ITV News Political Correspondent Libby Weiner reports:

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