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Unable to protect rhinos, Kruger Park opens auction on endangered species

When a discreet "invitation to bid" advertisement appeared in a South African newspaper this month, it was a shocking admission of defeat by one of the world's most famous wildlife reserves.<p>Unable to protect its rhinos from ruthless gangs of poachers, Kruger Park has decided to auction as many as …

B.C. government may increase fines for distracted driving (with video)

Print<p>Related<p><b>What do you think of this idea?</b> Let us know your thoughts on Facebook.<p>===<p>VICTORIA — The B.C. government is considering increasing fines …

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BREAKING: Fort Hood said Wednesday that a shooting happened at the Texas Army base and that injuries have been reported. http://cbc.sh/C1g6kGU The base confirmed the shooting in a brief statement posted online Wednesday. The statement also said emergency crews were on the scene and that further details were not yet known. Follow our coverage at CBCNews.ca for ongoing coverage of this story.

Catholic Church blasts Venezuela for 'brutal repression' of protesters | News Home | Reuters

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s Roman Catholic Church accused President Nicolas Maduro’s government on Wednesday of “totalitarian” tendencies and “brutal repression” of demonstrators during two months of political unrest that has killed several dozen people.<p>Venezuelas opposition leader Maria Corina …

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These Photos Of Rockers With Their Cats Shows The Softer Side Of Heavy Metal

When you think of heavy metal rockers you probably don't think of fluffy kitties, but Alexandra Crockett is looking to change that.<p>Crockett is the photographer behind <i>Metal Cats</i>, a photo book published by powerHouse Books that features images of musicians from the hardcore metal music scene posing …

Coconut Oil Benefits That Can Make Your Life Better

Oil Pulling<p>Getty Images<p>Tired of Listerine? Try oil pulling!<p>Using coconut oil instead of mouthwash is believed to do a better job of getting rid of …