Category: North America

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Canadian heir convicted of killing father

A former Canadian millionaire and twice-convicted murderer has been convicted of killing his father, whose death was initially ruled a ...

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Women foreign ministers promise fresh perspective

Female foreign ministers meeting for the first summit of its kind vowed Saturday to bring a “women’s perspective” to foreign ...

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Canada hosts first meeting of women foreign ministers

Women foreign ministers from around the world kicked off a first-of-its-kind meeting on Friday, bringing together more than half of ...

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One worker dead in derailed train in northern Manitoba

The Arctic Gateway Group, which recently purchased the Hudson Bay Railway, said in a statement that authorities have confirmed the ...

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Canada’s trans fat ban comes into effect

Canada’s ban on artificial trans fats comes into effect this week, one year after the federal government announced it would ...

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Three shot dead in Mexico City tourist hotspot, “mariachi” gunmen flee

Gunmen with rifles and pistols killed three people on Friday and injured at least seven in a tourist plaza in ...

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Canadian military unveils pot policy

The Canadian military has released rules for its members when it comes to recreational cannabis consumption. The guidelines, published Friday, ...

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Two police among dead in Canada shooting

Canadian police say a suspect is in custody after at least four people – two of them police officers – ...

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Several dead in Fredericton’s Canada shooting

Canadian police say at least four people have been killed in a shooting in the eastern city of Fredericton, New ...

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Canada using DNA websites to ID migrants

Canada is using DNA and commercial genealogical sites to help determine the nationality of migrants whose origin is in question. ...