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Halifax police say they are investigating the death of a three-month-old boy. Const. Dianne Woodworth said officers were called to an apartment on Windmill Road in Dartmouth last Friday around 9:15 p
HALIFAX - Nova Scotia's health minister says the lack of health information included in a review of a jailhouse death shows the province's oversight system is both "ad hoc" and in need of reform, but
OTTAWA - Former prime minister Stephen Harper has been awarded one of Ukraine's highest honours. Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko granted the Order of Liberty to Harper to mark the 25th anniversa
HALIFAX - A group representing 175 Nova Scotia fishermen appeared in court Thursday in a bid to stop a plan to test giant electric turbines in the Bay of Fundy — an ambitious project that has been on
Three people died Thursday in an crossbow incident at a home east of Toronto. The following is a list of other crossbow incidents in Canada: — In December 2010, 24-year-old Zhou Fang shot his father
OTTAWA - Aboriginal leaders are expressing dismay that Two First Nation communities in northern Ontario were given less than a week's notice from Health Canada that their federally run nursing station
As Ukraine celebrates 25 years as an independent nation, it’s worth taking a look at the differences between Ukraine and the other states that gained independence as the Soviet Union so spectacularl
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Miss Ukraine 2016 The national finale of the annual beauty pageant Miss Ukraine 2016 will be held in Kyiv’s Zhovtnevy Palace on Sept. 2. The winners will represent Ukraine at the Miss World, Miss Eart
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Despite being made mostly out of cardboard, the box features two decks, a cross-fader, pitch volumes, cue buttons and the ability to rewind music. Five will be made available in the UK.
Two robots watched the movie trailer for 'Morgan' in order for researchers to gauge their reactions. One of the cyborgs vocalized its fear, while the other sat quietly and made human-like facial exp
In a new visualization, researchers have mapped the projected movement patterns of mammals, amphibians, and birds across North and South America as they follow hospitable climates.
Three maps have been created by the Museum of London to mark 350 years since the blaze broke out. The latest map will show how the fire started and spread through the city.
Based on his analysis, a mathematician from the University of Salford says designs should favour one-way traffic and a diagonal space layout rather than a grid to optimize efficiency.
CosmiQ Works, a division of the CIA’s venture arm, has revealed SpaceNet, a project to train algorithms to work out what's happening on our planet.
Apple is reportedly developing a video sharing and editing app in the vein of Snapchat, one aimed at appealing to younger users and taking advantage of the rampant popularity of social networks. The
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MONTREAL/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A new global deal on curbing aviation emissions will likely give states the right to opt out of its initial voluntary phases, according to sources familiar with the matte
Dennis Thompson, HealthDay News Yet another case of local Zika infection has been reported in Florida, this time in Palm Beach County.
Steven Reinberg, HealthDay News Patients with uncontrolled shaking caused by a condition called essential tremor may get relief with a new noninvasive ultrasound procedure, a study finds.
Stephen FellerBERLIN, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Researchers in Germany linked earlier stroke treatment -- in an ambulance on the way to the hospital -- to better outcomes and survival among patients.
HealthDay News New research in mice may offer insight into how the Zika virus is transmitted sexually and affects a fetus.
Amy Norton, HealthDay News In families that have more than one child with autism, the gene variations underlying each child's disorder often differ, new research shows.
Stephen FellerSAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Keeping beige fat from turning white may help prevent obesity and the development of type 2 diabetes, according to a recent study.
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Santiago, Aug 25, IRNA - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif voiced Iran's readiness to remove all foreign banks' concerns in the field of cooperation with Iran by obtaining letter of assur
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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica’s world leading female sprinter Elaine Thompson confirmed her supremacy in the sprints today, winning the 100 metre race at the Diamond League meet in Lausanne,
The developers of a proposed 65,000-seat football stadium have zeroed in on a site and a $1.9 billion budget.
Most UNLV coaches would like to make Southern Nevada athletes a key part of their recruiting efforts, but it’s not always so easy. Many are wooed by top programs and eager to experience life elsew
Sam Bremner says the Sharks' women's nines clash against the Dragons this Saturday night will inspire the next crop of young female rugby league players.
The Storm and Broncos go head-to-head in Round 25 of the NRL Telstra Premiership. Check out the Schick Hydro stats to see who will come out on top.
He's hardly the most consistent player in the Brisbane Broncos side, but when Anthony Milford produces his brilliant best there's almost no way to stop him.
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Olympic 100-meter champion Elaine Thompson starred while her Jamaican teammate Usain Bolt missed the first Diamond League meet after the Rio de Janeiro Games on Thursday
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Zarif gives assurances to foreign banks for investment in Iran

Santiago, Aug 25, IRNA - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif voiced Iran's readiness to remove all foreign banks' concerns in the field of cooperation with Iran by obtaining letter of assur
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Disney World draining, filling in long-abandoned River Country pool

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The Latest: Venice film fest cancels gala dinner after quake

AMATRICE, Italy - The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local): 8:55 p.m. The Venice International Film Festival says it is cancelling a traditional gala dinner and reception on t
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Zip line company: Woman who fell had unhooked safety gear

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National Park Service centennial on Instagram: Outdoor lovers (even Loki the Wolfdog) share breathtaking scenes @whitehouse

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Philadelphia train station's departures board to make exit

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Trek Lassen Volcanic National Park's geothermal wonders

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National Park Service creates ‘living emblem’ in DC

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