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Monthly Archives: December 2014

CBC Aboriginal’s top newsmakers of 2014: Editors picks

Supreme court of Canada made a historic ruling in favour of the Tsilhqot’in peoples, the first time in Canada aboriginal title had been confirmed, outside of an Indian reserve. (Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press) ​In June, While 2014 saw hundreds of stories, CBC editors in the Aboriginal unit narrowed down the list to five topics that made headlines…

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35 killed in stampede at New Year’s event in Shanghai

Breaking The Associated Press Posted: Dec 31, 2014 4:27 PM ET Last Updated: Dec 31, 2014 4:40 PM ET China’s state-run Xinhua News Agency is reporting that 35 people have been killed in a stampede during the city’s New Year’s celebrations. The report cites the Shanghai government in saying that another 42 people were injured.…

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Selena Gomez Rocks Sexy NYE Dress With Plunging Neckline, Celebrates 2015 in Dubai With Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid and More!

Instagram While it’s not even time for champagne in Los Angeles, a number of celebs are already ringing in the New Year in Dubai!  It’s just past midnight in the UAE’s most populous city, where Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid, Selena Gomez, Shay Mitchell and a number of their pals are kicking off 2015—and clearly, they’re…

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Dawn spacecraft begins approach to dwarf planet Ceres

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is now only months away from reaching the dwarf planet Ceres after starting its approach mode. The spacecraft is scheduled to arrive at the Texas-sized planetary body on March 6, finishing the last 640,000 kilometres of its journey. A Delta-II rocket launched Dawn in September 2007 from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape…

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