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Alaska's annual Iditarod takes off
Some 70 teams will compete in the ten-day race that covers 1,600 kilometres of the world's roughest terrain.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2014 09:09 GMT
Canada cooking show aimed at cancer patients
Weekly internet programme in Canada aims to help cancer patients cook nutritious and easy to prepare food.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 16:02 GMT
US and Canada consider safety of oil-by-rail
Latest accidents involving trains carrying oil and gas prompt stronger safety standards.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2014 17:44 GMT
Space mission offers new angle on the world
Cameras send a constant stream of high definition pictures of Earth, live via the Internet.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 05:41 GMT
Fire rips through Canadian elderly home
At least three people were killed and 30 are missing after a fire destroyed a 52-apartment home for the elderly.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2014 11:51 GMT
Rockstar Neil Young on anti-oil-sands tour
Singer has made common cause with aboriginals who say pollution from oil sands projects is devastating their land.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2014 19:56 GMT
Religious charter sparks debate in Canada
Public consultations underway on contentious proposal to ban civil servants from wearing religious symbols.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2014 15:50 GMT
'Business in a box' eases Canada rental woes
Scheme giving entrepreneurs subsidised space by reusing shipping containers has 30-40 people on wait list.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2014 15:55 GMT
Scientists measure climate change with algae
In North America, they are measuring centuries of glacial runoff by collecting data from plants underwater.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 17:31 GMT
US healthcare website developers testify
Contractors for US government healthcare website tell Congress that site may not have been ready to go public.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2013 01:33 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
Three steps to achieve a lasting truce in Israel and Gaza
Netanyahu's miscalculation: Bullish or foolish
South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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