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In the Habs' Room: Line juggle pays off for Julien with late winner against Rangers
Midway through the period, Julien shortened his bench and he moved Nate Thompson from the fourth line into the middle of a line with Nick Cousins on left wing and Nick Suzuki on the right side.
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Why a banana duct-taped to a wall sold for $120,000
Everyone knows that art is subjective, but after a banana duct-taped to a wall at a Miami art festival sold for $120,000 this week, the art world has been left split.
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Unauthorized biography of Melania Trump reveals new insights into First Lady
A new unauthorized autobiography of Melania Trump, entitled 'Free, Melania,' is aiming to strip away the mystery and secrecy surrounding the First Lady.
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Almost 90% of people in Samoa now vaccinated against measles in wake of deadly outbreak: officials
The measles virus has infected almost 4,500 people in the South Pacific nation of just 200,000 since late October. Of those who died, 57 were children under the age of four.
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Jarry spoils Kessel’s return, Penguins beat Coyotes 2-0
Tristan Jarry spoiled Phil Kessel's return to Pittsburgh, turning aside all 33 shots to post his second consecutive shutout as the Penguins edged the Arizona Coyotes 2-0 Friday night.
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Call of the Wilde: Canadiens’ vital signs still kicking with 2-1 win over New York Rangers
Can the Habs make the playoffs? It's possible, but it'll be extremely close, Brian Wilde writes.
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RCMP seek woman connected to dramatic stolen vehicle incident in Kamloops
The dramatic incident marked the second case in two hours involving a stolen vehicle in Kamloops.
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Environment ministry orders recycling company to stop leaking
The ministry has noted the company has allowed the liquid to leak, which it says could cause serious damage to the environment.
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Trump ‘temporarily’ holds off on listing Mexican cartels as terrorist groups
It was unclear if Mexico had promised Trump anything in return for suspending the designation, which could have caused Mexico headaches.
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Vancouver councillor quits NPA, citing concerns over party's shift to 'far right'
"It was quite clear that there has been a takeover of the board to the far-right," Coun. Rebecca Bligh said of the NPA's new board.
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Murder or manslaughter? Judge to decide fate of father accused of beating 19-month-old son to death
Justice David Labrenz heard closing arguments in the second-degree murder trial of Joey Crier, on Friday accused of second-degree murder in the death of Anthony Raine, whose battered body was found abandoned behind an Edmonton church in 2017
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Thompson scores late in 3rd, Canadiens beat Rangers 2-1
Nate Thompson scored with less than two minutes left in the third period and the Montreal Canadiens beat the New York Rangers 2-1 on Friday night for their second victory in the last eleven games.
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Nate Thompson's last-minute winner puts Canadiens over Rangers
Nate Thompson scored on the rebound of a shot by Nick Cousins with 1:07 to play in regulation to give the Canadiens a 2-1 win over the New York Rangers Friday at Madison Square Garden.
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Montreal massacre victims’ memorial defaced with ‘misogynistic messages’
A display at an adult alternative school in Scarborough honouring the female victims killed in the Montreal Massacre 30 years ago was defaced with “misogynistic messages” earlier this week. Now Toronto Police are investigating what at best is a case of mischief and at worst is a hate crime, the Sun has learned. “At the […]
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U.S., Mexico deal with ‘last issues’ in CUSMA deal, facing new steel demand
Mexico approved the USMCA this year, but U.S. ratification has been held up by Democratic lawmakers, who have voiced concerns over the enforcement of labour and environmental provisions.
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Aberg hopes his A-game translates after surprise call-up from Leafs with Johnsson down
Sheldon Keefe is familiar with Pontus Aberg’s game with the Marlies, where he waas leading the club in scoring before a call-up to replace the injured Andreas Johnsson.
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Premier Kenney, UCP get As, Bs and a few Fs as Albertans grade the province’s fall performance
Session is out and report cards are in! Politics watchers flunked the UCP for firing the Elections Commissioner investigating the party, but gave an “A” for implementing party platform. There was also room for improvement on corporate welfare and harm reduction.
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Governor General remembers her "sisters" on 30th anniversary of Polytechnique massacre
Dignitaries, families of the victims and Montrealers gathered at the iconic lookout at Mount Royal to pay homage to the 14 women killed.
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Blackhawks’ Zack Smith doesn’t want Marc Crawford made ‘an example’ of
Chicago Blackhawks forward Zack Smith, who has played under embattled assistant coach Marc Crawford with two NHL teams, says he did not witness any behaviour akin to allegations made by former NHL players Sean Avery, Brent Sopel and Patrick O’Sullivan.
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When it comes to humans in need, these therapy llamas have a sixth sense
Llamas and alpacas are growing more common in therapeutic settings. While a handful are registered with Pet Partners, a U.S. non-profit clearinghouse for therapy animals, most are simply family farm pets whose owners take them to hospitals, college campuses and senior centres to ease people’s stress.
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EDITORIAL: The economy is still the top concern
Canada received some troubling news Friday morning on the economic front. Jobs numbers are down. They’re much lower than expected. “Statistics Canada said Friday the economy lost 71,200 jobs last month and the unemployment rate rose four-tenths of a percentage point to 5.9% to its highest point since August 2018 when it hit 6%,” reports […]
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Toronto Sun
Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keith says Auston Matthews doing his best
Some critics grumble that Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews is flim-flamming, but the film department says otherwise, according to head coach Sheldon Keefe. Asked what’s bugging the star, who has one point during the past five games after most thought the firing of Mike Babcock would stoke a fire, Keefe would not go down the […]
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TOWHEY: 30 years after Ecole Polytechnique, gun control has failed
Thirty years ago Friday, Marc Lepine used a rifle to massacre 14 women at Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal. Another 10 women were wounded. It was an egregious act of terror aimed directly at women. Specifically, feminists. We know this, because the terrorist himself said so in a suicide note he left behind. Lepine was, perhaps, Canada’s […]
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Vaughn Palmer: James' financial forecast calls for a few B.C. clouds, but mostly sun
OPINION: Council members flagged a number of concerns about the economy for the year ahead. One of the biggest is the emerging economic divide between urban and rural B.C., a long-standing problem exacerbated by the crisis in the forest industry
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Robert Winston: Expand private health care in Canada? No! says specialist who moved from U.S. to Canada
Opinion: While practising in the U.S., I saw patients: a) experience disruption of families, 2) lose homes, 3) enter bankruptcy 4) refuse care and make countless other family sacrifices due to the financial burdens of cancer care.
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Alex Hemingway: Property taxes in Vancouver fuel inequality and speculation
Opinion: We’ve designed our property tax system to pretend that hundreds of billions of dollars in land wealth doesn’t exist.
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Letters, Dec. 7, 2019: City of Vancouver's record on housing is abysmal
City of Vancouver's record on housing continues to be abysmal writes Charles Leduc.
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‘People are flushing 10 times’: Trump targets toilets, faucets for water issues
The fixtures "end up using more water," Trump told a roundtable on Friday.
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Single case of infectious tuberculosis confirmed at Vancouver high school: health authority
Vancouver Coastal Health said staff and students were notified about the case on Thursday.
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Ryan Reynolds brings back infamous 'Peloton wife' for cheeky new gin ad
The infamous Peloton ad already had a number of local connections before Vancouver actor Ryan Reynolds got involved. The commercial, in which a woman receives a Peloton smart bike for Christmas, was filmed in Vancouver, and the much-maligned Peloton husband, pilloried on social media as a symbol of the patriarchy, was played by Vancouver gym […]
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New York Knicks fire David Fizdale amid 4-18 start
The New York Knicks have dismissed coach David Fizdale after falling into the basement of the NBA’s Eastern Conference.
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Hair dye, straighteners may increase breast cancer risk, study finds
U.S.-based National Institutes of Health researchers found an increased chance of breast cancer among women who regularly used permanent hair dye, particularly African Americans.
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Province pledges $8M for Alberta opioid recovery treatment 
The provincial government has announced it will provide $8 million in new funding to help people recovering from opioid addiction.
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Kenney to meet Trudeau next week, discuss pipelines and equalization
The meeting will be the next step in a complex and, at times, strained relationship between the prime minister and Alberta premier.
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MANDEL: Troubling tale of two ‘over 80’ cases
When an intoxicated Marco Muzzo blew through a stop sign and slammed into a minivan, killing three siblings and their grandfather, one would have thought the horrific tragedy would lead to a change in York Region. But four years later, York Regional Police are laying more impaired charges than ever. And unfortunately, they don’t always […]
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Toronto Sun
Job numbers disappointing, but oil and gas growth expected in 2020, Kenney says
Alberta premier predicts more oil will be getting out the door next year, which he says will lift the industry and the broader economy.
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Blaming Nurse for thinking outside the box is a bit rich
Hate the result, but don’t waste time second guessing the process. Nick Nurse is the coach he is and the Raptors are the team they are at least in part because of Nurse’s willingness to try anything. And Thursday night, Nurse was willing to try something. With James Harden in town and coming off a […]
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White House won’t take part in next impeachment hearing: Trump administration official
Trump is accused of abusing his power and compromising national security by pushing the president of Ukraine to investigate his Democratic political rivals as his administration was withholding crucial security aid to the country.
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Fortis B.C. prepares to throw the switch on new gas line, ending two years of construction
Fortis B.C. is warning commuters about one last interruption to Metro Vancouver traffic as they bring a major new gas line into operation. It’s the final step in a two year project that snarled Metro Vancouver roads, so it seems fitting to cause more traffic chaos in the region, if only for old time’s sake. […]
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Three in five Canadians support construction of new pipelines: Nanos survey
The majority of Canadians support the construction of new pipelines in their country, a new survey suggests.
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