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Bedford student heads to Intel International Science and Engineering Fair

Rachel Brouwer is a 14-year-old girl determined to make a difference in the world.<p>Now, the water purification system devised by the Grade 9 Bedford …

Malala Yousafzai

هجوم بالصواريخ على قاعدة عراقية تستضيف معارضين إيرانيين

تعرضت قاعدة عسكرية سابقة، تستضيف معارضين إيرانيين من حركة "مجاهدي خلق"، لهجوم عنيف بالصواريخ، حسبما أفاد مسؤولون من العراق وإيران.<p>وأُطلق 15 صاروخا على الأقل على قاعدة كامب ليبرتي العسكرية الأمريكية السابقة الواقعة بالقرب من مطار بغداد الدولي.<p>ونقلت وكالة رويترز للأنباء عن الشرطة قولها إن ست قذائف …

تحطم طائرة ركاب روسية تقل 224 شخصا في سيناء ولا ناجين

تحطمت طائرة ركاب روسية كانت تحمل على متنها أكثر من 200 شخص وسط سيناء، شمال شرقي مصر.<p>وقال مسؤولون مصريون إن التحقيقات الأولية تشير إلى أن عطلا فنيا تسبب في الحادث.<p>وقالت وزارة الطيران المدني في مصر إن الطائرة كانت تحلق على علو 9450 متر (31000 قدم) عندما اختفت من شاشات الرادار.<p>وأشار رئيس الوزراء …

الطائرة الروسية المنكوبة "انشطرت في الجو"

جهازك لا يدعم تشغيل الفيديو<p>قال مسؤول روسي إن الطائرة الروسية تحطمت في الجو قبل سقوطها في شبه جزيرة سيناء المصرية، ما تسبب في مقتل جميع من كان على متنها وعددهم 224 شخصا.<p>وأكد فيكتور سوروشينكو، رئيس لجنة الطيران الدولي الروسية، أن الوقت لازال مبكرا لمعرفة ما أدى إلى سقوط الطائرة موضحا أن الحطام وجد …

السيسي: ادعاءات داعش بمسؤوليتها عن إسقاط الطائرة الروسية "محض دعاية"

جهازك لا يدعم تشغيل الفيديو<p>قال الرئيس المصري عبدالفتاح السيسي إن ادعاء "داعش" بأنها اسقطت طائرة الركاب الروسية فوق شبه جزيرة سيناء "محض دعاية تهدف إلى الإضرار بسمعة مصر".<p>وقال الرئيس المصري في مقابلة أجرتها معه بي بي سي إنه ما زال من السابق لأوانه التكهن بأسباب الحادث.<p>وكانت الطائرة الروسية قد تفككت …

Metrojet Flight 9268 broke up at high altitude, Russian official says

The Russian jetliner that crashed shortly after takeoff from an Egyptian resort city broke up at high altitude, scattering fragments of wreckage over …

Airplanes

Halloween yard display draws police attention in Barrhaven

A fake car crash set up by a man in Ottawa's Barrhaven neighbourhood drew a very real police response on Saturday, as officers said they'd send a tow …

Text Messaging

Justin Trudeau piques curiosity in Amsterdam, Paris, Washington

A rare phenomenon is transpiring in a foreign capital where mentioning Canadian politics is generally about as likely to stimulate conversation at a …

Canada

Duggar family speech at Alberta homeschooling convention cancelled

The scandal-clad Duggar family's keynote speech at the Alberta Home Education Association conference in Red Deer, Alta., has been cancelled.<p>In a …

Reality TV

Nearly all children under 4 have used mobile devices, U.S. study suggests

Parents of four-year-olds from a low-income neighbourhood of Philadelphia have said in a survey that most of their children own mobile media devices, …

Mobile Devices

Metrojet Flight 9268: Russian plane crash in Egypt sparks confusion over cause

Mystery and confusion surrounded the final moments of a Russian jetliner that plummeted suddenly from high altitude to the Egyptian desert, killing …

Airplanes

Q&A: On art, chairs and being Saddam Hussein's doctor | Middle East

<b>London, United Kingdom -</b> Ala Bashir is a celebrated Iraqi artist and surgeon who spent two decades as a personal doctor and plastic surgeon to Saddam Hussein, the late Iraqi leader, and his family and inner circle.<p>A former head of plastic and reconstructive surgery at Baghdad University, Bashir was …

Northern Iranian city rocked by big explosion

A heavy explosion rocked an industrial city in northern Iran on Tuesday, state television said, saying that no one has been reported killed so far.<p>It …

Natural Disasters

Films That Flip: A Conversation with Nebraska Director Alexander Payne

Inside Flipboard / November 15, 2013<p><i>Any time director Alexander Payne picks up a screenplay, he says he prays it’ll be The One. But rarely were his</i> …

Space probe Gaia searches for galaxy's dark energy

European scientists are preparing to launch a probe that will transform our understanding of our galaxy. The spacecraft, called Gaia, will carry the world's biggest, most accurate camera which it will use to pinpoint more than a billion stars with unprecedented precision and create a 3D map of the …

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Pakistan's AQ Khan eyes political role

Just two days before general elections in Pakistan, Al Jazeera caught up with the man who is a national hero for transforming Pakistan into a nuclear power.<p>But to many in the West, Abdul Qadeer Khan is a rogue scientist who sold nuclear secrets to North Korea, Libya and Iran.<p>"I helped [Pakistan] …

British Olympic sailor dies in yacht accident

British yacht-racing champion Andrew "Bart" Simpson was killed when his vessel capsized in San Francisco Bay during training for the America's Cup.<p>The 36-year-old Olympian, who won a gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, was sailing on Thursday on the Artemis when the catamaran overturned, …