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Death toll rises in Quebec fire

The official death toll from a fire that roared through a Quebec seniors' residence last week climbed to 14 on Monday.

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Australian boy likely killed by crocodile

DARWIN, Australia (AP) – Rangers searching for a 12-year-old boy snatched by a crocodile in northern Australia have recovered evidence stron…

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Bird flu cases rise in China

Authorities in eastern China said Tuesday they will ban live poultry sales after an increase in the number of people infected with the H7N9 …

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Argentina peso: steepest drop since 2002

The Argentine peso is suffering its fastest fall since the country's 2002 economic collapse. It's lost 16 percent of its value against the d…