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How Indigenous leadership is protecting communities from climate disasters

"The fires were never a threat to us. It was the state that was the threat."In two short sentences Chief ...


Moving more and sitting less is good for the mind as well as the body

Physical activity has long been associated with better mental health. What's not well understood, however, is whether too much activity ...


Eight U.S. senators ratchet up pressure on B.C. over minings effects on American rivers

Eight U.S. senators ratchet up pressure on B.C. over minings effects on American rivers Seattle Times Washington's Sens. Patty Murray ...


US senators urge more oversight from British Columbia in transboundary mining

US senators urge more oversight from British Columbia in transboundary mining KTOO The letter urges British Columbia to do a ...


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Emotional funerals for casualties of First World War

PAS DE CALAIS, France - Relatives of two British soldiers killed during World War I have attended a moving service ...

Libyan National Army attacks military store in Tripoli, 9 dead

TRIPOLI, Libya - At least 9 civilians have died in an airstrike on a military storeroom in the Libyan capital, Tripoli.A ...

Sexual abuse and rape of older persons becoming more prevalent

As the world was marking World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Saturday, the UN independent human rights expert mandated with defending the rights ...

Showdown looming in Persian Gulf

Two oil tankers were attacked on June 13 off the coast of Oman, forcing the crew members of one burning ship to ...

United States comes under fire over Iran accusation

RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE - U.S. allegations that Iran was behind the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf ...

WHO considering declaring international emergency over Ebola

KAMPALA, Uganda/GENEVA, Switzerland - Fears are escalating over the potential spread of the deady Ebola virus, after a third case ...

Canada

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Drake celebrates Toronto Raptors' victory

Washington D.C. [USA], June 16 (ANI): Rapper and songwriter Drake was spotted celebrating Toronto Raptors' historic victory at the NBA ...

Hamilton: I've been 'really, really consistent'

Cape Town - Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton feels that he hit a "sweet spot" in consistency in the latter stages of ...

Walkover puts teen Auger-Aliassime into Stuttgart final

Stuttgart - Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime reached his third ATP final in Stuttgart on Saturday as his compatriot Milos Raonic ...

Netherlands see off Cameroon to clinch last 16 berth at World Cup

Valenciennes - Vivianne Miedema became her country's all-time record goal-scorer with a brace as the Netherlands saw off a spirited ...

Walkover sends Canadian teen Auger-Aliassime into Stuttgart final

Stuttgart - Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime reached his third ATP final in Stuttgart on Saturday as his compatriot Milos Raonic ...

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China's most profitable bank settles charges with SEC for $42 million

WASHINGTON DC - The World's largest bank by assets, ICBC, which is also China's most profitable bank, has been hit ...


Ireland bolstering trade opportunities with Tokyo, Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea - An Irish delegation wrapped up a trade mission to Japan and South Korea, in Seoul on ...


U.S. president in bid to save Pennsylvania jobs

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday was lobbying Lockheed Martin to keep its Sikorsky helicopter plant in ...


BD chalks up 50th year of manufacturing at Dun Laoghaire

DUBLIN, Ireland - Becton, Dickinson and Company, more commonly known as BD, a leading global medical technology company, marked its 50th anniversary ...


Dollar-buying dominates financial markets on geopolitical concerns

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell and the dollar soared on Friday as tensions in the Gulf built up ...


Stryker to invest hundreds of millions of euro in research

CO.CORK, Ireland - Stryker is to invest over €200m in Research, Development and Innovation projects at three of its five Cork ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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