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  1. Matthew Fisher: Thanks to global warming, China's 'Snow Dragon' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Canada.com

    This picture taken on April 1, 2009 shows the Chinese icebreaker Xue Long arriving at Kaohsiung harbor, Taiwan This photo provided by Fairfax Media Pool and released by the Australian Antarctic Division on January 2, 2014 shows the Chinese Antarctic vessel Xue Long Crystal Serenity arrives in New York after completing its historic 32-day voyage through the legendary Northwest Passage, Friday, Sept. 16, 2016.

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  2. Black bears kill 2 in Alaska, including teen in extreme raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Canada.com

    Patrick Cooper had already turned around after reaching the halfway point in a popular mountain race in Alaska when he somehow veered off the trail and became lost. That's when the 16-year-old Anchorage boy encountered the black bear that would take his life in a rare predatory attack.

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  3. Teen runner lost after Alaska race found dead with huge black bear looming over himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Canada.com

    Precosky, the organizer of a popular race in a park near Anchorage had spent more than two hours with a search party scouring the densely wooded terrain for Patrick Cooper, a 16-year-old runner who had strayed from the trail and was feared to be in grave danger, as the Alaska Dispatch News reported. It's not clear how Cooper ventured off the course, which takes runners up a steep mountain in Chugach State Park.

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  4. Alaska residents warned to steer clear of grumpy moose hungry after a long winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Canada.com

    In this Monday, March 6, 2017, photo, a bull moose whose antlers recently dropped walks toward hikers near Connors Bog in Anchorage, Alaska. Confrontations between moose and Alaska residents are leading wildlife officials to warn people to give the animals some distance.

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  5. Those injured on turbulent flight that landed in Calgary weren't wearing seatbelts: TSBRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Canada.com

    Failing to heed warnings to buckle up is being blamed for several injuries sustained after an Air Canada jet encountered severe turbulence in 2015, prompting an emergency landing in Calgary. In a report released Monday by Canada's Transportation Safety Board , none of the 21 passengers injured on Flight 88 were wearing seatbelts when the Boeing 777-33ER encountered three separate areas of severe turbulence near Anchorage, Alaska - about eight hours into the nearly 14-hour journey from Shanghai to Toronto.

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  6. People injured on turbulent Air Canada flight that landed in Calgary not wearing seatbelts: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Canada.com

    The Transportation Safety Board warned air travellers of the importance of wearing seatbelts as it released a report Monday that found a failure to buckle up left 21 people injured when a Toronto-bound flight hit severe turbulence in December 2015. The incident took place on an Air Canada flight travelling from Shanghai to Toronto when the Boeing 777 hit severe turbulence over Alaska and was forced to divert to Calgary so the injured could be treated.

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  7. Airport shooting suspect was an Iraq War veteran who claimed the government was controlling his mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Canada.com

    Without a word, the gunman moved through the baggage claim picking off travellers until his handgun ran out of ammunition, leaving five dead and eight wounded in Fort Lauderdale's airport. Panicked witnesses ran out of the terminal and spilled onto the tarmac, baggage in hand.

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