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Australian woman caught sneaking Mexican into US

Australian woman caught sneaking Mexican into US

US border officers have foiled an Australian woman's plan to sneak her Mexican fiance illegally across the US-Canadian border.

  • by Peter Mitchell

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Much at stake as nice and nasty face off
Opinion
Opinion

Much at stake as nice and nasty face off

A tweet from an inoffensive source has escalated into a test of Western values.

  • by Peter Hartcher
Canada and US in territorial dispute over island inhabited by birds
USA

Canada and US in territorial dispute over island inhabited by birds

Canadians often boast that their 8891-kilometre boundary with the United States is the longest undefended border in the world. But tempers have frayed on at least one small stretch.

  • by Alan Freeman
Orca abandons her dead calf after 17 days and 1600 kilometres
Whales

Orca abandons her dead calf after 17 days and 1600 kilometres

People wrote poems about Tahlequah and drew pictures. They lost sleep thinking about her. And still she carried her dead child.

Police officers among multiple fatalities in Canada shooting
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Mass shooting

Police officers among multiple fatalities in Canada shooting

At least four people were killed in a shooting incident in the eastern Canadian city of Fredericton, police said.

Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador over 'interference'
Canada

Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador over 'interference'

Saudi Arabia is also halting all new investment and trade transactions with Canada.

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Why Justin Trudeau is luring Australia's female entrepreneurs to Canada
Startups

Why Justin Trudeau is luring Australia's female entrepreneurs to Canada

The proudly feminist Canadian PM has unveiled a $2 billion pitch for female entrepreneurs.

  • by Cara Waters
Attempted stabbing near Canada's parliament

Attempted stabbing near Canada's parliament

A man armed with a knife has been arrested after an incident during a military ceremony on Parliament Hill in the Canadian capital Ottawa.

Record-breaking heat hits Norway, Finland and Sweden
Sweden

Record-breaking heat hits Norway, Finland and Sweden

Even as far north as the Arctic Circle, the mercury has come close to 32 degrees Celsius.

  • by Jason Samenow
Major chain in Canada pulls Ivanka Trump’s clothing
Canada

Major chain in Canada pulls Ivanka Trump’s clothing

Increasing numbers of Canadians are boycotting American products to protest against Donald Trump's trade war.

  • by Ian Austen
Why melting Arctic ice temporarily reversed global warming
Canada

Why melting Arctic ice temporarily reversed global warming

Scientists may have solved a huge riddle in the earth's climate past that, if true, doesn't bode well for the future.

  • by Chris Mooney