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International Team continues steady play to maintain lead at Presidents Cup
MELBOURNE, Australia — It looked for a while on Friday as though the Internationals were going to run away and hide at the Presidents Cup, but Ernie Els team will head to the weekend with the same three point lead they had after day one. Each side won two matches on day two, with the […]
Toronto Sun
Leafs’ early third-period collapse in Calgary spoils road swing
CALGARY — Sheldon Keefe is big on teaching moments for his Maple Leafs, but the third period on Thursday deserved a detention. In a stretch of two minutes and 49 seconds, the Leafs undid much of their good work on this road trip, losing 4-2 to the Flames. Calgary showed its seven-game winning streak is […]
Toronto Sun
Gaudreau, Flames score 4-2 comeback victory over Maple Leafs
Johnny Gaudreau had his first two-goal game of the season as the Calgary Flames scored three times in the opening three minutes of the third period for a 4-2 comeback victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs.
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Liam Foudy and Connor McMichael of the London Knights will play for Team Canada
Two players from the London Knights will represent Canada in the Czech Republic this holiday season.
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Male victim in serious condition after shooting in Toronto’s north end
Emergency crews were called to the area of Jane Street and Yorkwoods Gate, south of Finch Avenue West, at 10:30 p.m. on Thursday.
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NFL WEEK 15: Randall the Handle’s picks
Bears (7-6) at Packers (10-3) LINE: GREEN BAY by 4½ Da Bears. Da Bears may have arrived at the party a bit too late, but after winning three straight and at least having a surmountable chance at the post-season, a strong effort can be expected here. Much-maligned QB Mitchell Trubisky has upped his game recently […]
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London Knights game postponed after Niagara goaltender injured in second period
The London Knights and the Niagara IceDogs saw their Thursday night game postponed.
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Saluting the best B.C. animals of 2019: Here are the nominees for best group or duo
We're handing out hardware in four prestigious categories: Best Animal Group or Duo, Best Cat, Worst Bear, and Best Overall Animal.
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Man in serious condition after being found with gunshot wounds outside Toronto medical centre
Insp. Jim Gotell told reporters the victim was being driven by someone who called 911 after he was shot. He said the driver pulled over at the Sunnybrook Holland Orthopaedic and Arthritic Centre after an ambulance was dispatched.
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Former NBA commissioner Stern has emergency brain surgery
The 77-year-old Stern suffered a sudden brain hemorrhage Thursday.
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Salvadoran man kidnapped, killed in Mexico while waiting for U.S. asylum hearing
Acting Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Mark Morgan on Monday rejected the idea that the Trump administration was responsible for attacks on migrants waiting in Mexico.
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Study reveals the real perpetrators of sexual assault against adolescent girls in Canada
A new study of Canadian sexual assault cases shows that raising the age of consent from 14 to 16 has not led to the prosecution of significant numbers of young men for engaging in sexual relationships with younger teenage girlfriends.
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EU ready to move forward with Brexit negotiations after UK vote
EU leaders will meet the bloc’s Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, on Friday morning about next steps ahead in Britain’s impending departure from the 28-nation bloc.
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Edmonton Oilers rally in third but lose to Minnesota Wild
The Edmonton Oilers allowed six goals for the second game in a row.
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OHL Roundup: Thursday, December 12, 2019
ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - The Ontario Hockey League game between the Niagara IceDogs and the London Knights was postponed Thursday after Niagara goaltender Tucker Tynan was injured and taken off the ice on a stretcher following a scary on-ice collision.
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Red Wings snap 12-game skid with 5-2 win over Jets
Robby Fabbri scored twice on fortuitous bounces off the same Winnipeg player, and the Detroit Red Wings snapped a 12-game winless streak with a 5-2 victory over the Jets on Thursday night.
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U.K. Labour leader Corbyn faces calls to quit as election defeat looms
Projections show a collapse in traditional strongholds for the Labour Party and the party's worst election defeat in 84 years.
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Niagara IceDogs goaltender has emergency surgery after scary on-ice collision, game against Knights cancelled
After colliding with a Knights player in the opening minute of the second period, Tynan appeared to clutch his right leg as a pool of blood emerged from his goalie pads.
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Long naps, more than 9 hours of sleep tied to increased likelihood of stroke
People who take long naps or sleep for longer than nine hours are more likely to suffer a stroke, a new study suggests
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Police surround Oppenheimer Park after reported shooting, 1 person in hospital
Callers to the Global BC newsroom described hearing five to six gunshots, and said more than a dozen heavily-armed officers were on scene.
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#ICYMI: Habs visit Montreal Children's Hospital, don't expect a snowy Christmas
Busy day? Catch up on what you might have missed, right here.
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Durham Regional Police officers praised after freezing Lakeview Park water rescue
"At that point I made the decision, knowing that hypothermia could kick in at any point, [that] I needed to get out there," said Acting Sgt. Mark Pillman.
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Accused in Calgary quadruple killing trial found guilty on all charges
Two people charged in connection with the deaths of four people were found guilty of all charges they had been facing in a Calgary courtroom on Thursday night.
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‘Worth his weight in gold’: Pilot killed in Gabriola crash remembered for animal rescue work
"There's two things that I know about him that he loves. The first one would be flying, for sure. The second one would be would be animals."
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How Andrew Scheer made an unlikely rise to the Conservative leadership — and then lost it two years later
In 2017, members chose the consensus 'safe' option, the nice guy. It didn't work out in the end, and where the party goes now is anyone's guess
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Jared Spurgeon makes big impact with small stature
The five-foot-nine, 167-pound Minnesota Wild blueliner has been defying size stereotypes his whole NHL career.
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Bruce Arthur: Jason Spezza is finally getting regular ice time with the Maple Leafs, but it’s the nickname that shows he’s fitting in
The veteran they’re calling Vintage kept a positive attitude while he was in and out of the lineup to start the season.
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Stu Cowan: Canadiens bring some cheer to Montreal Children's Hospital
"It’s nice that they do this," mother of sick 10-week-old says. "It’s hard being here during the holidays. Two nights ago, I was crying."
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STROBEL: Give Kyra and Variety Village a ‘Big Lift’
Such a big moment. Such a little girl. On Saturday night, in the highlight of Variety Village’s Holiday Watershow, nine teenaged synchronized swimmers will form a human platform to lift Kyra Menzie, 7, out of the water and carry her the length of the pool. Mariah Carey will coo All I Want for Christmas is […]
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Toronto Sun
Markham massage therapist charged with sexual assault
Police believe the accused was working in locations across the GTA.
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Sightless Hong Kongers who navigate city by sound find it more difficult now
Demonstrating is not easy for Luk, who taps a white cane to feel for obstacles and relies on bystanders to guide her.
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OHL game cancelled after goalie injured and taken away on stretcher
An OHL game was cancelled after Niagara IceDogs goalie Tucker Tynan was injured. Video showed a pool of blood emerging from his pads after he collided with a player.
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Surrey's new top cop looking forward to the challenge, even if it is short-lived
Chief Supt. Brian Edwards takes over detachment as Surrey works to set up a municipal force
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Mother rammed barber with car because she was upset with son's haircut: authorities
A San Francisco Bay Area mother suspected of ramming her car into her son's barber following a haircut surrendered to authorities, police said.
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Maia Hoeberechts: Northern communities lead the way in understanding climate change impacts
OPINION: The Inuit right to be cold — to maintain a culture and way of life intertwined with the ice and snow — is a fundamental right.
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Canadian coach Hunter happy to have extra experienced player
Dale Hunter is going to lean on his returning players in the lead-up to the world junior opener against the Americans on Boxing Day. That makes the Arizona Coyotes’ decision to loan Barrett Hayton to Canada for the tournament even more important for a squad with a healthy chunk of skaters aged 18-and-under on the […]
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Surrey’s mayor says ‘large amount’ of residents don’t want ridesharing. Here’s what the numbers say
A poll from Mainstreet Research, conducted in July 2019, found 78 per cent of Surrey residents think ridesharing should be an option in Metro Vancouver.
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Mexican Senate approves revised North American trade deal
The ratification process is complete in Mexico, but USMCA is not expected to be ratified in the United States or Canada until early next year.
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EU leaders agree on 2050 climate neutrality target, but leave Poland out
The agreement came after hours of haggling with Eastern European states demanding funds to support a transition away from fossil fuels and a role for nuclear power.
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LILLEY: Teachers insist it’s not about money while launching lawsuit over pay cap
For a group of people who want you to know their fight with the government has nothing to do with wages and compensation, it was an odd move. The four main unions representing teachers in Ontario launched a lawsuit over legislation that would limit raises to no more than 1% a year. “Bill 124 seeks […]
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Police charge youth hockey coach with sexual assault and criminal harassment
The man coached a youth hockey team in Brampton, police say.
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MUHC nurse honoured for life's work in organ donations
"We want to make families understand that they're never forgotten," said nurse clinician Wendy Sherry.
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TFC captain Michael Bradley says ‘winning here, it means more’
Michael Bradley is glad to have taken a hometown discount to stay on as captain of Toronto FC, saying, “Playing here, winning here, it means more.”
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Why Alberta is making some patients change their medication—and what that means
The provincial government announced Thursday that patients on drugs called biologics will have to move to a different class of copies called biosimilars.
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Arizona Coyotes loan Barrett Hayton to Canada for world junior hockey championship
The fifth pick in the 2018 NHL draft, the centre has one goal and three assists in 14 games with Arizona.
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John Ivison: It was not a question of if Andrew Scheer would leave, but when
'He just didn’t have the heart for it,' said a party figure. The private school story was a factor but he was already halfway out the door
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Kelowna residents help fill donation bins for local food banks
Kelowna community members are doing their best to fill local food bank donation bins.
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‘Not young boyfriends’: UBC study finds accused abusers of young girls 19 years older on average
"These were cases of devastating abuse by male adults in positions of trust, and family members in particular," said one of the study's authors.
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