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31.01.2015

More than 2M Toyotas, Chryslers and Hondas recalled 2nd time to fix faulty air bags

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Drivers, bring your vehicles back to the shop for more work on faulty air bags.

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30.01.2015

Inadequate design blamed for failure of B.C.'s Mount Polley tailings dam: report

VICTORIA - The construction of a mine tailings pond on top of a sloped glacial lake at British Columbia's Mount Polley mine weakened the foundation of the dam and was akin to loading a gun and then pulling the trigger, a report on the disaster concluded.

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31.01.2015

Baird in U.S. applauds 'truly historic' rapprochement with Cuba

BOSTON - Canada's foreign affairs minister used a trip to the United States to applaud that country's reopening of relations with Cuba.

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31.01.2015

Mother dies, seven-month-old son critical after being pulled from B.C. river

COURTENAY, B.C. - A dramatic rescue effort to pull a woman and her infant son from a frigid Vancouver Island river has ended in tragedy, as the 26-year-old mother has died.

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31.01.2015

Four men rescued after fishing vessel capsizes in waters off Nova Scotia

YARMOUTH, N.S. - Four men are back on shore after a fishing vessel capsized off Nova Scotia's southwest coast early Saturday morning.

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31.01.2015

Online video purports to show Islamic State group beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto

TOKYO - An online video released Saturday night purported to show an Islamic State group militant beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, ending days of negotiations to save the man and heightening fears for the life a Jordanian fighter pilot also held hostage.

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31.01.2015

Islamic State fighters admit they lost Syrian town of Kobani, blame US-led airstrike campaign

BEIRUT - The Islamic State group has acknowledged for the first time that its fighters have been defeated in the Syrian town of Kobani and vowed to attack the town again.

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