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North America: Continent in the Northern Hemisphere
North America is a continent in the Northern and Western Hemispheres. North America is bordered to the north by the Arctic Ocean, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, to the southeast by South America and the Caribbean Sea, and to the west and south by the Pacific Ocean. The region includes the Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, the Caribbean, Central America, Clipperton Island, Greenland, Mexico, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Turks and Caicos Islands, and the United States.

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Cyndi Lauper Announces Farewell Tour [Video]

Cyndi Lauper Announces Farewell Tour

Cyndi Lauper , Announces Farewell Tour. The 70-year-old singer has announced the "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Farewell Tour," CNN reports. Lauper will play in 23 North American cities. The tour kicks..

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Study Reveals First Case of an American Dolphin Diagnosed With Bird Flu [Video]

Study Reveals First Case of an American Dolphin Diagnosed With Bird Flu

Study Reveals First Case , of an American Dolphin , Diagnosed With Bird Flu. 'Newsweek' reports that a new study has found that a Florida dolphin was discovered with a "highly pathogenic" form of..

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Surprise Crowd at Vancouver Hockey Game

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India bucks the trend, sees increase in population of ultra wealthy in 2022: Report

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