north america

A few cars head south to cross from San Diego into Tijuana, Mexico.
Gregory Bull/AP
AP News
March 20, 2020 - 1:10 pm
Mexico and the U.S. announced plans Friday to sharply limit travel over their busy shared border as part of efforts to control the spread of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Meghan Markle, Prince Harry and Madonna
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CNN
February 05, 2020 - 11:15 am
Madonna has a message for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry: Forget Canada and move to New York City instead. Read more here.
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., accompanied by House Congress members speaks at a news conference to discuss the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA) trade agreement, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Andrew Harnik/AP Photo
AP News
December 10, 2019 - 10:24 am
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced agreement on a modified North American trade pact, handing President Donald Trump a major Capitol Hill win on the very same day that Democrats announced their impeachment charges against him. Read more here.
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A Baltimore Oriole.
Photo by Ryan Schain, Macaulay Library at Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Molly Daly
September 20, 2019 - 5:12 pm
Birds that live and breed in North America are in big trouble. That's the conclusion of a major study published Thursday, which is more evidence that the natural world is in crisis.
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In this Nov. 19, 2015, photo, a row of new Ford Fusions are for sale on the lot at Butler County Ford in Butler, Pa.
Keith Srakocic/AP Photo, File
May 15, 2019 - 10:15 am
DETROIT (AP) — Ford is adding 270,000 vehicles to a recall in North America to fix a gearshift problem that could cause them roll away unexpectedly. The addition covers certain 2013 through 2016 Fusion midsize cars with 2.5-liter engines. The company is urging drivers to always use the parking...
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In this Nov. 10, 2018, file photo, Canada goaltender Shannon Szabados watch as U.S. players celebrate a win during the Four Nations Cup hockey gold-medal game in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
Liam Richards/The Canadian Press via AP
May 02, 2019 - 1:02 pm
By John Wawrow and Stephen Whyno, AP Hockey Writers Unhappy with the status quo, more than 200 of the world's top female hockey players declared Thursday they will not compete in North America next season in a dramatic attempt to establish a single, economically viable professional league. The...
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In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Brian May, from left, Adam Lambert, and Roger Taylor of Queen + Adam Lambert pose for a photo at the "The Crown Jewels" residency press conference at the MGM Resorts aviation hanger in Las Vegas.
Al Powers/Powers Imagery/Invision/AP, File
December 03, 2018 - 10:21 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Queen and Adam Lambert are launching a six-week North American tour following the release of the Freddie Mercury biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody." Live Nation announced the 23-date tour Monday. It will feature original band members Brian May and Roger Taylor with Adam Lambert singing...
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President Donald Trump, center, reaches out to Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto, left, and Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as they prepare to sign a new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement that is replacing the NAFTA trade deal.
AP Photo/Martin Mejia
November 30, 2018 - 8:09 am
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — President Donald Trump joined the leaders of Canada and Mexico at a global meeting in Argentina on Friday to sign a revised North American trade pact that he called "groundbreaking" and a benefit for "working people." The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement is meant to...
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Trump says he was 'very tough' on GM's Barra over plant closures
Susan Walsh/AP
November 27, 2018 - 9:50 am
By Kevin Liptak, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump publicly chastised General Motors CEO Mary Barra on Monday over her decision to close four plants in the US because of sagging demand for sedans. The President, speaking to reporters on his way to a pair of campaign stops in Mississippi, said he'...
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In this June 10, 2011, file photo, a worker checks the paint on a Camaro at the GM factory in Oshawa, Ontario.
Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP, File
November 26, 2018 - 11:05 am
By Tom Krisher and Rob Gillies, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — General Motors will lay off 14,700 factory and white-collar workers in North America and put five plants up for possible closure as it restructures to cut costs and focus more on autonomous and electric vehicles. The reduction includes...
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