Group of Eight foreign ministers plan to fight militants on the Afghan-Pakistan border by increasing trade in the region.
Allegations have arisen before this week's Group of Seven summit in northern Canada the host government is using Inuit people as props in the seal hunt debate.
Scientists from Canada, France, the United Kingdom and Denmark say they have identified a new gene involved in type 2 diabetes.
Construction of the first nuclear power plant in Ontario, Canada, in years is on hold because of concerns about costs, a provincial official said Monday.
Compared to seven other countries, U.S. patients suffer the highest medical errors, coordination problems and out-of-pocket costs, a non-profit report said.
A team of scientists that included University of British Columbia astronomer Brett Gladman has found an object that may clarify the origins of some comets.
Protests staged around the globe Saturday condemned Myanmar's military government for its violent repression of pro-democracy demonstrators.
"Bad Day," a debut single from Canadian Daniel Powter, who performed the song on "American Idol," has been downloaded off the Internet 1,690,814 times.
Gap Inc. will open five Banana Republic stores in Japan this fall, boosting its total presence in the nation to 13.