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Bad weather causes upset at Alaska's Iditarod
Seventy teams competed in the ten-day race that covered 1,600km of some of the world's roughest terrain.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2014 05:31 GMT
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
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
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.
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Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
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Mary Jane Baxter
Obama's war and the Mosul variable
Ahmed Seif and Egypt's prison generation
Making desperate people's lives truly miserable
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
In Pictures: Syrian food finds Jordanian home
Beloved Syrian ice cream, shawerma and sweets shops have sprung up across Jordan to the delight of locals.
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