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Tampa Bay Rays Can Play in Montreal, but Canadian Taxpayers Won't Fund Stadium: Billboard

"We're not going to let them use our wallets as an open bar," the Canadian Taxpayers Federation said.
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14 people arrested for group thefts at high-end Los Angeles stores
Fourteen people involved in recent group thefts at high-end Los Angeles stores have been arrested, authorities said.
Idaho State Trooper Narrowly Dodges Potentially Fatal Crash Involving 6 Vehicles
Video captured the trooper and a motorist barely escaping the violent crash by less than a second.
John Schneider rails against Alec Baldwin for claiming he 'didn’t pull the trigger'
"Dukes of Hazzard" alum John Schneider railed again Alec Baldwin for claiming he did not pull the trigger of the gun on the set of the movie "Rust."
Karlsson scores in OT to give Sharks 2-1 win over Islanders
Erik Karlsson scored 39 seconds into overtime to give the San Jose Sharks a 2-1 victory over the Islanders on Thursday night, handing New York its ninth straight loss.
Devils’ poor play continues in ugly loss to Wild
Kirill Kaprizov collected two goals and an assist, Ryan Hartman added a goal and two assists and the Minnesota Wild extended their winning streak to a season-high five games with a 5-2 victory over the Devils on Thursday in Saint Paul, Minn.
Fauci calls out Fox for its silence after host compares him to Nazi doctor
Dr. Anthony Fauci on Thursday night called out Fox News for staying silent after one of its personalities and streaming hosts, Lara Logan, compared him to an infamous Nazi doctor.
Panthers come back from 3 down again to beat Sabres 7-4
Anton Lundell scored twice, including the go-ahead goal, and the Florida Panthers came back from three down for the second straight game to beat the Buffalo Sabres 7-4 on Thursday night.
Alec Baldwin does not believe sabotage led to 'Rust' shooting
The actor also told ABC News he does not expect to be criminally charged in the death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins.
Alec Baldwin slammed for tell-all interview about 'Rust' shooting: 'A clout chasing performance'
Viewers were not pleased with what Alec Baldwin had to say about the fatal shooting on the set of his movie "Rust," which resulted in the death of Halyna Hutchins.
DeRozan, LaVine help Bulls hang on to beat Knicks 119-115
DeMar DeRozan scored 34 points, Zach LaVine and Nikola Vucevic each added 27, and the Chicago Bulls held on for a 119-115 victory over the New York Knicks on Thursday night.
Alec Baldwin Says ‘Someone is Responsible’ for the Rust Shooting, But ‘Not Me’
The actor told ABC he feels sadness over the shooting on set that killed a cinematographer, but not guilt
12/2: Red and Blue
President Biden outlines winter plans to battle COVID; Wisconsin election investigator looks to undo results
CBS Evening News, December 2, 2021
Biden launches plan to combat Omicron variant; Brené Brown on her new book, a deep-dive into our emotions
Minus Giannis, Bucks lose to Toronto, ending win streak at 8
Fred VanVleet scored 29 points, Pascal Siakam had 20 and the Toronto Raptors took advantage of Giannis Antetokounmpo’s absence to beat Milwaukee 97-93 Thursday night, ending the Bucks’ winning streak at eight.
What we know about the Michigan school shooting victims
The four victims killed in a Michigan school shooting included athletes and artists looking forward to the future.
Makar, Avalanche bounce back, beat Canadiens 4-1
Cale Makar scored to put Colorado ahead to stay late in the second period, Valeri Nichushkin had a goal and an assist, and the Avalanche beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Thursday night.
NYC Mayor de Blasio Extends Vaccine Mandate To Include Staff at Private, Religious Schools
While questions remain about how the mandate will be enforced at private schools, about 56,000 employees will have to prove at least one dose by Dec. 20.
60 Michigan Schools Close Following Oxford Copycat Threats
"It's overrunning our resources to investigate these false threats," said the Oakland County sheriff.
Bidens help light National Christmas Tree
This was the 99th National Christmas Tree Lighting.
WTA says Peng Shuai's email is '100% orchestrated'
Between censorship and staged photos, a new email is not enough to ease concerns for Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai. CNN's Will Ripley reports.
Cadets' racist attacks push out JROTC instructor
Junior ROTC instructor Cardelle Anthony Hopkins said little was done after he discovered social media posts that included racist comments about him by some of his cadets at Lake Brantley High School in Florida. (Dec. 3)
LeBron James: 'Zero sense' for high school basketball players to have masks under chins
LeBron James is arguably one of the top three basketball players of all time and has one of the smartest basketball IQs of anyone who has ever stepped onto the floor.
Rams' Jalen Ramsey is grateful for corner of his NFL life with Jacksonville
Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey, who will face his former team for the first time, says he is grateful for the time he spent growing with the Jaguars.
Capitals stymied at home by Blackhawks in shootout
The Capitals, trying to rebound from the debacle in Florida, can't take advantage of their chances and loss 3-2.
Capitals stymied at home by Blackhawks in shootout
The Capitals, trying to rebound from the debacle in Florida, can't take advantage of their chances and loss 3-2.
Regulators in US, UK, EU All Alarmed By Chip Maker Nvidia's $40B Deal to Buy Chip Designer
The Federal Trade Commission claimed that the deal would give Nvidia control over technology that other companies need to manufacture their own chips.
St. John’s has chance to ease any doubts in Kansas showdown
Friday's matchup with No. 8 Kansas could be a breakout performance that could set the tone for the rest of St. John's season.
Biden outlines new COVID strategy as Omicron variant hits U.S.
President Biden has unveiled a new strategy to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic. The measures are designed to help slow the spread of the Omicron variant, which has now been confirmed in the U.S. CBS News senior White House correspondent Weijia Jiang joins CBSN's Lana Zak to analyze the president's plan.
Trump-era "Remain in Mexico" policy to be reinstated as early as next week
As early as next week, the Biden administration will be responsible for enforcing a Trump-era policy that requires asylum-seekers wait outside the U.S. for their court appearances. CBS News immigration reporter Camilo Montoya-Galvez joins CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss the program, as well as new data that shows only a small percentage of migrants are being offered COVID-19 vaccinations while in U.S. custody.
Grizzlies top Thunder in record-setting blowout
The score between the Memphis Grizzlies and Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night was one basketball fans usually see between NCAA Division I schools and Division III schools or even at the high school level – but rarely ever in the pros.
Waukesha parade aftermath: Jackson Sparks, 8, remembered at memorial service for his love of baseball
Hundreds of people in Waukesha, Wisconsin, paid their respects Thursday night to 8-year-old Jackson Sparks at a memorial service nearly two weeks after the city's Christmas parade tragedy left the third-grader and five others dead and 62 others injured.
Bond with Brian Flores helped Joe Judge bring Patrick Graham to Giants
Patrick Graham is the opposite of all the snowbirds who can’t wait to flee New York for sunny Florida.
Grizzlies rout Thunder by NBA-record 73 points
The Memphis Grizzlies broke the NBA record for margin of victory on Thursday night in a beatdown of the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Grizzlies rout Thunder by 73 points to set NBA record for largest margin of victory
The Grizzlies pounced early and poured it on like no other team in NBA history for a 152-79 win and record 73-point margin of victory.
Reeling Islanders suffer tough overtime loss to Sharks
The Islanders are still searching for their first win at UBS Arena.
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Best of NFL Week 13
Take a look at the best images from Week 13 of the 2021 NFL season.       
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Knicks’ comeback falls short in loss to Bulls as referee woes continue
Erasing its 5-1 start to the season, Tom Thibodeau’s team is tied with the idle Sixers for the 10th and final playoff position in the Eastern Conference. 
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U.S. Senate passes stopgap govt. funding bill
The Senate passed a stopgap spending bill Thursday that avoids a short-term shutdown and funds the federal government through Feb. 18 after leaders defused a partisan standoff over federal vaccine mandates. (Dec. 3)      
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Victor Davis Hanson: Fauci is acting like a 'monarch' with 'legislative, judicial and executive power'
Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Victor Davis Hanson criticized Dr. Fauci on Thursday for acting more like a “monarch" than the president, as Biden recently suggested.
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UPS Lays Off 100s of Workers in Biden’s Hometown Scranton 
UPS is laying off hundreds of workers in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Louisville, KY, and President Joe Biden’s hometown of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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Norris scores late, Senators beat Canes for NHL-low 5th win
Alex Formenton scored twice and Josh Norris broke a tie 19 seconds after the Ottawa Senators lost the lead in their 3-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night.
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LAPD announces 14 arrests in connection with recent smash-and-grab robberies
Mayor Eric Garcetti and Police Chief Michel Moore said none of the 14 suspects remains in custody, pointing to zero-bail policies put in place because of the pandemic.
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Oregon university student government wants critical race theory graduation 'requirement'
The Associated Students of the University of Oregon, the university's student government, is proposing that every student should be required to take a course on critical race theory in order to graduate.
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Hedman has 2 goals, 1 assist as Lightning beat Blues 4-2
Victor Hedman had two goals and an assist, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 on Thursday night.
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Intoxicated Sheriff Who Damaged 2 Boats When Trying to Dock Sentenced to Home Confinement
David Rhodes, Sheriff of Yavapai County, pleaded guilty and received a year of probation along with fines, two days of home confinement and other penalties.
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Senate passes stopgap bill to avert government shutdown
Congress averted a government shutdown Thursday evening when both chambers voted to pass a stopgap bill to extend funding through mid-February after party leaders brokered a deal to overcome GOP brinkmanship over vaccine mandates. CNN's Lauren Fox reports.
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Alec Baldwin, Stephanopoulos Interview Gets Massive Backlash: 'Disgusting,' 'A Money Making Ratings Grab'
News of Alec Baldwin's interview with George Stephanopoulos did not get the warm welcome he had hoped for as people denounced it.
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Nevada police identify victim of 41-year-old cold case homicide using genealogy and DNA testing
The victim of the 1980 cold case was identified as Tammy Terrell.
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