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BBC News - US & Canada

The five living former US presidents have raised more than $31m (£23.5m) for victims.
Posted: October 22, 2017, 3:34 am
Why are more people running marathons in all 50 states - and what does it say about modern America?
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:37 pm
An exhibition in New York highlights the child labour photos of Lewis Hine that shocked the US.
Posted: October 21, 2017, 11:31 pm
The US president says he will allow scheduled release of classified files relating to Kennedy's assassination.
Posted: October 21, 2017, 4:09 pm
The Daily Show host was speaking to the BBC's Newsnight programme about the US president and racism.
Posted: October 21, 2017, 3:38 pm
The Evening Standard says they made "the wrong call" to edit the singer's elaborate hairstyle.
Posted: October 21, 2017, 1:49 pm
Police suspect the man killed his girlfriend at Joshua Tree National Park before killing himself.
Posted: October 21, 2017, 12:17 am
The House Speaker receives plenty of laughs in a series of jokes on Trump, Clinton and Twitter.
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:27 pm
What’s next for the North American couple and their children rescued from five years of captivity?
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:16 pm
A new ballet tells the story of the aftermath of the racially motivated Charleston church shooting.
Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:16 pm
A Canadian judge found that a man was not guilty of rape because he did not have criminal intent.
Posted: October 20, 2017, 7:25 pm
The Russian president took aim at the US political system when asked about Trump's "unpredictability".
Posted: October 20, 2017, 7:03 pm
Donald Trump links rise in crime "in UK" to "radical Islamic terror", sparking a backlash in the UK.
Posted: October 20, 2017, 5:06 pm
Residents hit by Hurricane Harvey must pledge not to boycott Israel in exchange for federal aid.
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:15 pm
A white supremacist walked into the middle of an anti-fascist rally - this is what happened next.
Posted: October 20, 2017, 2:16 pm
A book detailing how to deliver pain relief to ethnic groups has been removed after criticism on social media
Posted: October 20, 2017, 12:03 pm
CNN's global correspondent recalls a certain helicopter ride in Bosnia with Justin Webb
Posted: October 20, 2017, 10:30 am
Gen John Kelly says he is "broken-hearted" by a lawmaker's criticism of Mr Trump's condolence call.
Posted: October 19, 2017, 10:16 pm
Famed primatologist Jane Goodall is the subject of a new documentary that includes recently unearthed footage from her explorations in Africa.
Posted: October 19, 2017, 10:09 pm
The BBC has created an image combining all members of Congress. What does Capitol Hill think of the result?
Posted: October 19, 2017, 10:03 pm
The president rates US relief work after two hurricanes swept through the island in September.
Posted: October 19, 2017, 8:38 pm
White House aide John Kelly, who lost his son at war, says he advised the president before he called bereaved families.
Posted: October 19, 2017, 8:33 pm
The former president talks about the state of US politics, in comments seen as a rebuke of Donald Trump.
Posted: October 19, 2017, 6:38 pm
The deadline is approaching for US cities to submit proposals to host Amazon's new headquarters.
Posted: October 19, 2017, 2:46 pm
The line between flirtation and harassment is a fine - and often blurred - one.
Posted: October 19, 2017, 1:57 pm
When the Tragically Hip lead singer said he was suffering from terminal brain cancer, Canada grieved, because the band mined the nation's cultural mythology.
Posted: October 18, 2017, 9:20 pm
The US attorney general appears lost for words as he fields questions connected to the Russia probe.
Posted: October 18, 2017, 9:07 pm
The last-minute deal between Airbus and Bombardier may have dodged a difficult trade dispute.
Posted: October 18, 2017, 8:44 pm
The Canadian prime minister pays tribute to the Tragically Hip frontman as "one of the best of us".
Posted: October 18, 2017, 7:44 pm
A congresswoman says the president told a soldier's widow: "He knew what he was signing up for." Mr Trump hits back: "Didn't say it at all."
Posted: October 18, 2017, 4:59 pm
The Star Wars director says he knew producer Harvey Weinstein was a bully
Posted: October 18, 2017, 8:53 am
Alipay-backed Qudian gives small, short-term loans, and primarily targets millennials.
Posted: October 18, 2017, 6:15 am
Daniel Antopolsky fled the country scene in the 1970s - but now he's been found on a French farm.
Posted: October 17, 2017, 11:44 pm
How Canadian winemaker Norman Hardie is able to make award-winning wines, despite winter temperatures so cold it can kill his vines.
Posted: October 17, 2017, 11:41 pm
An online campaign in memory of a black driver killed police has raised $75,000 in seven weeks.
Posted: October 17, 2017, 11:27 pm
A series of exhibits traces the history and art of the Chicano movement.
Posted: October 17, 2017, 8:46 pm
Talks with US investment firm Colony Capital come after sex allegations about Harvey Weinstein.
Posted: October 16, 2017, 4:30 pm
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