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Wilder Penfield: Why Google honours him today

Once described as the 'greatest living Canadian', Wilder Penfield would have been 127 years on January 26.

Wilder Dr Penfield

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Nuclear fears push Doomsday Clock closer to midnight

Last time clock was at two minutes to midnight was in 1953, when US and Soviet Union were testing hydrogen bombs.

Doomsday Clock

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US' ICE accused of cruelty in Amer Othman Adi case

Amer Othman Adi to be deported days after agency told him he could stay in the US, in case that spurred outrage in Ohio.

The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

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Freed Hassan Diab demands probe over 'terrorism' ordeal

Diab and supporters call for Canada to reform extradition law after professor was wrongfully handed over to France.

Freed Hassan Diab

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Profile: Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva

Widely popular leftist politician barred from running in this year's election after Wednesday's appeals court ruling.

Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva

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Venezuela presidential election ordered by end of April

Nicolas Maduro expected to run again as constituent assembly votes unanimously to fast-track elections.

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro

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Tsunami warning cancelled after Alaska earthquake

Residents on Alaska's Kodiak Island received warnings of a potential tsunami early on Tuesday after 7.9 earthquake.

Alaska

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Mueller questions Sessions in the Russia-Trump probe

We break down Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the alleged Russia meddling in the 2016 elections.

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions

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US government shutdown ends as Trump signs funding bill

'Dreamers' accuse Congress of putting 800,000 people at risk after legislation passes without protections for DACA.

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US Senate reaches deal to end government shutdown

Partial closure expected to end as Republicans and Democrats in the Senate vote to approve a temporary funding bill.

Republican Mitch McConnel

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Hundreds of people rally in Florida for stricter gun control laws in the aftermath of a deadly school shooting.

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