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North America: Continent
North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere. It is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas. It is bordered to the north by the Arctic Ocean, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, to the west and south by the Pacific Ocean, and to the southeast by South America and the Caribbean Sea.

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Mexico's president says foreign firms optimistic on investing

Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday he met with a group of executives from foreign companies and discussed plans to maintain and increase investment in Mexico under a new..
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Venezuela's Guaido returns home on Tuesday afternoon after international tour

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido returned to his country on Tuesday after traveling to North America and Europe, capping a three-week tour in which he was widely celebrated by foreign leaders.
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Videos for North America


Meghan, Harry Reveal Royal Exit Details [Video]Meghan, Harry Reveal Royal Exit Details

Samir Hussein/Getty Images Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have revealed more information about "Megxit," a spokesperson told PEOPLE. On April 1, they'll step down from their office at Buckingham Palace..

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Harry and Meghan face possible loss of 'royal' brand [Video]Harry and Meghan face possible loss of 'royal' brand

The British royal family is in discussions with Prince Harry and Meghan over the use of the word "royal" in their branding after the couple abruptly gave up royal duties to start a new life in Canada...

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Ozzy Osbourne scraps North American Tour [Video]Ozzy Osbourne scraps North American Tour

Ozzy Osbourne has scrapped his 2020 North American dates so he can focus on his health.

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Madsen survives heat to win South American leg of World Marathon Challenge [Video]Madsen survives heat to win South American leg of World Marathon Challenge

Kristina Madsen holds an eight minute lead going into the seventh marathon in seven days on seven continents.

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S&P 500, Nasdaq edge up to record highs [Video]S&P 500, Nasdaq edge up to record highs

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq inched up to their second consecutive record closing highs on Tuesday after Chinese officials said the deadly coronavirus epidemic could be contained by April. Fred Katayama..

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Backstreet Boys extend DNA World Tour [Video]Backstreet Boys extend DNA World Tour

The Backstreet Boys are heading on the road this summer for a 45-date tour of North America.

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Trump expected to sign new North American trade deal [Video]Trump expected to sign new North American trade deal

Trump's US-Canada-Mexico deal replaces NAFTA and likely to be much touted during 2020 election campaign.

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Bieber's New Album: Valentine's Day [Video]Bieber's New Album: Valentine's Day

After more than four years of waiting for new music, Bieber's fifth studio album "Changes" is set to be released on February 14. That same day tickets for his new US tour go on sale to the general..

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BTS announces 2020 World Tour [Video]BTS announces 2020 World Tour

The Map of the Soul Tour will take the band to North America, Europe, Canada, Korea and Japan.

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BTS to head out on Map of the Soul world tour in April [Video]BTS to head out on Map of the Soul world tour in April

BTS are set to head out on their 'Map of the Soul' world tour, which kicks off in April and will see them play North America, Europe, Japan, and South Korea.

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Harry and Meghan: Royal Highnesses no more [Video]Harry and Meghan: Royal Highnesses no more

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will no longer be working members of Britain's monarchy, will forgo public funds and will repay money spent on refurbishing their cottage west of London as they embark..

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Explainer: What will Harry and Meghan's new life look like? [Video]Explainer: What will Harry and Meghan's new life look like?

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan have stepped back from the royal family in search of a "more peaceful life". But what does that mean in terms of their titles, their responsibilities and their..

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Members of public react to Harry and Meghan quitting royal duties [Video]Members of public react to Harry and Meghan quitting royal duties

Scenes from Buckingham Palace and interviews with members of the public after the Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced that they will give up their royal duties. The Sussexes announced that they will..

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'No blurred lines': UK reacts to Harry and Meghan's 'retirement' [Video]'No blurred lines': UK reacts to Harry and Meghan's 'retirement'

One newspaper called it "payback time", but the British public was positive after Buckingham Palace announced on Saturday that Prince Harry and his wife Meghan would no longer be working royals -..

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'Birds of Prey' Set for $50M-Plus Bow in North America | THR News [Video]'Birds of Prey' Set for $50M-Plus Bow in North America | THR News

Starring Margot Robbie, the female-led superhero pic opens in theaters Feb. 7.

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'The One' to become the tallest building in Canada [Video]'The One' to become the tallest building in Canada

Supertall skyscraper "The One" is set to become the tallest building in Canada at 309 meters once it is completed in Toronto later this year.

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Golden tower proposed for Toronto [Video]Golden tower proposed for Toronto

79-story golden tower planned for Toronto amid skyscraper boom

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Megxit: Whither The Duke And Duchess Of Sussex? [Video]Megxit: Whither The Duke And Duchess Of Sussex?

Elle Magazine reports 'Sussexit,' or 'Megxit,' is in full effect. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have announced plans to divide their time between the UK and North America. They also say they intend to..

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Queen agrees to let Prince Harry and Meghan go it alone [Video]Queen agrees to let Prince Harry and Meghan go it alone

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth has given her blessing to grandson Prince Harry and his wife Meghan’s wish for a more independent future following crisis talks involving the most senior members of the..

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Prince Philip seen at Sandringham before Meghan-Harry crisis talks [Video]Prince Philip seen at Sandringham before Meghan-Harry crisis talks

Prince Harry's father and heir to the throne, Prince Charles, and his elder brother Prince William were to attend the meeting at the queen's rural Sandringham estate in eastern England, a palace source..

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Canadians abuzz on possible Harry and Meghan move [Video]Canadians abuzz on possible Harry and Meghan move

Towns on the southern end of Vancouver Island on Canada’s west coast are excited over the possibility that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will become semi-permanent residents there. Olivia Chan..

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Venezuela's Guaido says he has arrived in his country following international tour

Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday wrote on Twitter that he has arrived in his country after traveling in North America and Europe.
Reuters - Published

UK's Queen Elizabeth to host Meghan-Harry crisis talks

Queen Elizabeth and her heirs meet Prince Harry on Monday to thrash out a plan for him and his actress wife Meghan after they triggered a family crisis by deciding to step back from royal duties and..
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Britain's royal showdown: queen hosts Meghan-Harry crisis talks

Queen Elizabeth and her heirs will meet Prince Harry on Monday to thrash out a plan for him and his actress wife Meghan after they triggered a family crisis by deciding to step back from royal duties..
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Royal showdown: queen to chair crisis talks over Meghan and Harry

Queen Elizabeth and her heirs will meet Prince Harry on Monday to thrash out a plan for Harry and Meghan after the couple triggered a royal crisis by announcing they would be stepping back from their..
Reuters - Published

Meghan returns to Canada as British royals seek to solve Harry rift

Meghan, the wife of Prince Harry, has gone back to Canada to be with their son after the couple provoked a rift with Britain's royal family by unexpectedly announcing they would be stepping back from..
Reuters - Published

Meghan goes back to Canada to be with son Archie after royal rift

Meghan, the wife of Britain's Prince Harry, has gone back to Canada to be with their son after the couple made a shock announcement that they will step back from their royal roles and spend much of..
Reuters - Published

Hurt British royals try to find exit route for Harry and Meghan

Queen Elizabeth and other senior British royals are trying to thrash out a plan for Prince Harry and his American wife Meghan after a shock announcement that they will step back from their royal roles..
Reuters - Published

Angry and hurt: British royals disappointed as Harry and Meghan quit

Britain's royal family is hurt and disappointed by Prince Harry and his wife Meghan's surprise announcement that they will step back from their senior roles and spend more time in North America, a..
Reuters - Published

Factbox: Britain's part-time prince - who is Harry?

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will step back from senior roles in Britain's royal family and spend more time in North America, they said on Wednesday, an announcement that took his grandmother,..
Reuters - Published

British royals feel hurt by the way Harry and Meghan quit

Britain's royal family is hurt and disappointed by Prince Harry and his wife Meghan's surprise announcement that they will step back from their senior roles and spend more time in North America, a..
Reuters - Published

British royal family hurt and disappointed by Harry and Meghan announcement

Britain's royal family was hurt and disappointed by the shock announcement by Prince Harry and his wife Meghan that they will step back from their senior roles and spend more time in North America, a..
Reuters - Published

British royals Harry and Meghan step back from senior roles in surprise move

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will step back from senior roles in Britain's royal family and spend more time in North America, they said on Wednesday, an announcement that appears to have taken his..
Reuters - Published

UK's Prince Harry and wife Meghan to "step back" from senior royal roles

Prince Harry, Queen Elizabeth's grandson, said on Wednesday that he and his wife Meghan planned to step back from their roles as senior members of Britain's royal family and spend more time in North..
Reuters - Published

Mexico's drug gangs churning out deadly fentanyl-laced pills: DEA

Mexican drug cartels are making "mass quantities" of fake prescription pills containing the synthetic opioid fentanyl with the intention of selling them to users throughout North America, the U.S. Drug..
Reuters - Published

Trump, Trudeau discussed developments in Hong Kong, Canadians held in China: statement

U.S. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discussed China relations and reaffirmed their support for the new North American trade agreement on Friday, a statement from..
Reuters - Published

Chains, shackles and auction documents: remnants of the Africa to North America slave trade

In late August 1619, a ship carrying "20 and odd" African men and women docked at Point Comfort, today's Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia.
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Ukraine president vows anti-corruption drive, says people tired of waiting for better life

New Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Tuesday used his first trip to North America to promise a sweeping anti-corruption drive, saying his people were fed up of waiting for a better life.
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Mexico Senate should ratify USMCA trade deal next week: president

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he expected Mexico's Senate to ratify next week a new North American trade deal known as the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).
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U.S.-Mexico migration deal boosts USMCA approval drive-Mexico official

The deal over migration struck on Friday between Mexico and the United States has given a boost to the process of ratifying a new North American trade deal known as the United States-Mexico-Canada..
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Canada PM, pressed on Trump tariff comments, says will press ahead with trade pact ratification

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, asked about U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to impose tariffs on Mexico, on Tuesday said Ottawa would move ahead in a responsible way to ratify a new North..
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