Wed, 28 Oct 2020

Why all human rights depend on a healthy environment

Recent revelations about the speed and scale of nature's decline are hard to truly comprehend. Not since the dinosaurs disappeared ...

The risk of 'peak oil demand' for Canada's Conservatives

It's no secret that the Conservative Party of Canada (CPC) is the energy sector's greatest ally in federal politics. The ...

Toronto FC look to bounce back against NYCFC

Toronto FC will try to rebound from one of the worst defeats in franchise history when they host New York ...

Manfred pegs MLB debt from pandemic at $8.3B

Citing an estimated $8.3 billion in debt facing the 30 Major League Baseball teams due to the COVID-19 pandemic this ...

ATP roundup: Shapovalov falls in first round at Vienna

Jurij Rodionov, a 21-year-old Austrian ranked 153rd in the world, upset eighth-seeded Denis Shapovalov of Canada 6-4, 7-5 on Monday ...

Indian day school survivors are seeking truth and justice

In January 2020, Canada began accepting claims emerging from a billion-dollar settlement with survivors of the Indian day schools. This ...

Sounders seek return to first place against Whitecaps

The Seattle Sounders will travel to Providence Park in Portland, Ore., on Tuesday, though they won't be facing the Timbers. ...

Nashville SC brace for Impact as playoffs approach

With the regular season nearing the Nov. 8 end, Nashville SC and the Montreal Impact have a match in Harrison, ...

Penguins fire assistant GM Karmanos, hire Daley

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced the dismissal of assistant general manager Jason Karmanos on Monday, continuing a shift in the club's ...

Indian day schools survivors are seeking truth and justice

In January 2020, Canada began accepting claims emerging from a billion-dollar settlement with survivors of the Indian day schools. This ...

Collateral damage: The unmet health-care needs of non-COVID-19 patients

As the second wave of COVID-19 has now officially hit Central Canada (Quebec and Ontario), we can expect health-care system ...

Donald Trump is hardly the 'Republican Jesus'

It's yet unknown how U.S. President Donald Trump's attempts to position himself as the Christian candidate of choice will influence ...

Penguins fire assistant GM Karmanos

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced the dismissal of assistant general manager Jason Karmanos on Monday, continuing a shift in the club's ...

Trump's trade war - what was it good for? Not much

The 2016 election was a referendum on free trade, which many blamed for destroying millions of American manufacturing jobs. In ...

6 GREAT Americans who lived in Imperial Russia

History Oct 26 2020 John VaroliNational Archives and Records Administration; Public Domain Not many Americans lived in Imperial Russia and ...

Ontario should vaccinate newborns for hepatitis B, study suggests

Ontario [Canada], October 26 (ANI): Not all pregnant women are universally screened for hepatitis B virus (HBV) in Ontario, even ...

Cantlay outduels Rahm, Thomas to win Zozo crown

Patrick Cantlay recorded a 7-under 65 in Sunday's final round to finish at 23-under 265 and win the Zozo Championship ...

ATP roundup: Zverev wins another title in Cologne

Germany's Alexander Zverev made it two titles in two weeks in the same city with a 6-2, 6-1 win over ...

Flames sign F Leivo to one-year deal

The Calgary Flames signed veteran forward Josh Leivo to a one-year, $875,000 contract. The club announced his signing on Saturday. ...

Hamilton wins 92nd F1 race, breaks tie with Schumacher

Lewis Hamilton won the Portuguese Grand Prix on Sunday, earning his 92nd Formula One victory and moving ahead of Michael ...

Canada needs a plan to bring home the children of jihadists

The children live in overcrowded refugee camps, in unsanitary conditions, without education and sometimes without basic health care. And although ...

The Infodemic: CDC Report Didn't Discount Effectiveness of Masks

Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here.Daily DebunkClaim: "A ...

Zverev on course for Cologne double after downing Sinner

Alexander Zverev remains on course to win his second ATP title in Cologne within a week after sealing a straight ...

Lewandowski hits hat-trick as Bayern Munich rout Frankfurt

Robert Lewandowski took his Bundesliga tally to 10 goals in five games this season with a hat-trick as Bayern Munich ...

A Lewis in wonderland after claiming record 92nd Formula 1 victory

Lewis Hamilton declared himself in dreamland on Sunday after winning the Portuguese Grand Prix to notch up a record 92nd ...

Malaysian national charged over Melbourne meth import

This is a joint media release between the Australian Federal Police, Australian Border Force and Victoria PoliceA 27-year-old Malaysian national ...

Sam Darnold, Mekhi Becton Are Active for Jets vs. Buffalo

WR Denzel Mims Ready for Jets Debut but WR Jamison Crowder, G Alex Lewis & K Sam Ficken Inactive Randy ...

Jets Activate WR Denzel Mims, OL Cameron Clark from Injured Reserve

Green & White Also Call Up LB Bryce Hager and K/P Sergio Castillo from Practice Squad Ethan Greenberg The Jets ...

Panthers activate Marken Michel, Mike Horton from practice squad

Myles Simmons CHARLOTTE - In advance of Sunday's matchup against the Saints, the Panthers have activated wide receiver Marken Michel ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Oct. 27

BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

U.S. dollar rises amid coronavirus fears

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar climbed in late trading on Monday as safe-haven demand increased amid ...

International Gambling Laws: How Does Canada Compare to the USA?

Gambling laws vary greatly around the world, with each individual jurisdiction having its own specific rules and regulations in place. ...

Canadian dog tests positive for COVID-19

OTTAWA, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- A dog in Canada's Niagara area tested positive for COVID-19, CTV reported on Monday. Researchers ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Oct. 26

BEIJING, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Pacylex Pharmaceuticals Announces Publication in Nature Communications of a New Target for Therapeutic Intervention in Hematologic Malignancies and Preclinical Results of a First-in-Class Therapy

Pacylex Pharmaceuticals Announces Publication in Nature Communications of a New Target for Therapeutic Intervention in Hematologic Malignancies and Preclinical Results ...

CANADIAN CLUB® RELEASES LIMITED EDITION 43 YEAR OLD WHISKY, CANADA'S OLDEST AGED WHISKY

CANADIAN CLUB® RELEASES LIMITED EDITION 43 YEAR OLD WHISKY, CANADA'S OLDEST AGED WHISKYCanadian Club is pleased to announce the release ...

Okanagan RCMP officer admitted to misconduct after sexting assault victim- court documents

An Okanagan RCMP officer was suspended with pay in December 2019 after allegations surfaced that hed been sending sexually-explicit text ...

Parc-Extension mosque broken into following string of similar crimes

This is the fourth time a mosque in the Montreal area has been targeted in the last month. ...

Canada's transport regulator hasn't settled a single COVID-19 flight cancellation complaint

The Canadian Transportation Agency has failed to settle a single complaint from Canadians demanding refunds for cancelled flights since the ...

Violent RCMP arrest near Williams Lake, B.C., sparks internal review after being shared online

RCMP says an internal code of conduct review is being done after an incident Sunday in which a man was ...

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Report: Broken finger sidelines Bucs WR Godwin

Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Chris Godwin will miss Monday night's game against the New York Giants with a broken left ...

Longtime Coyotes F Hanzal announces retirement

Veteran forward Martin Hanzal officially retired after 12 NHL seasons and multiple back surgeries. Hanzal, 33, registered 338 career points ...

Jones snaps when asked about Cowboys' leadership

Owner and general manager Jerry Jones lost his temper with a radio host Tuesday when asked if his 2-5 Dallas ...

English FA launches new diversity code

England's governing Football Association (FA) unveiled a new diversity code on Tuesday in the hope of ensuring more ethnic minority ...

Pakistan confirm tour to South Africa next year

Pakistan will visit South Africa for a limited-overs tour next year, the national cricket board said Tuesday.The Asian giants will ...

Bears QB Foles claims Nagy criticism was 'miscommunication'

A quarterback controversy is breaking out in Chicago but it involves only one player -- starter Nick Foles. During the ...

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