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Canucks' Elias Pettersson given maximum fine for slash

The NHL's Department of Player Safety was quite busy on Tuesday.The department announced a $3,987.07 fine for Vancouver Canucks star ...


College basketball notebook: COVID-19 issues thwart Tulane, Cincy, BC

The American Athletic Conference announced the postponement of Wednesday's matchup between SMU and Tulane. The AAC cited "positive COVID-19 cases ...


NHL roundup: Isles earn late 1-0 win over Bruins

Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored with 4:09 remaining in the game and Semyon Varlamov recorded his second shutout of the season to ...


After slow start, Flames charge past Canucks

Johnny Gaudreau collected one goal and one assist to lead the Calgary Flames to a 5-2 home victory over the ...


High-scoring Avalanche open road trip against Kings

After putting their goal-scoring prowess on display Friday, the Colorado Avalanche will be well rested heading into Tuesday's game against ...


New redevelopment proposal saves three iconic Vancouver entertainment venues

Great news for Vancouver heritage advocates. A new redevelopment proposal for the 800 block of Granville Street saves the Commodore ...


65 new COVID-19 cases confirmed on Vancouver Island over weekend

65 new COVID-19 cases confirmed on Vancouver Island over weekend CTV News VI ...


High school volunteer turned politician accused of sexual assault - Vancouver Is Awesome

High school volunteer turned politician accused of sexual assault Vancouver Is Awesome ...


Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers receives 500-plus tips amid heightened gang violence

Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers receives 500-plus tips amid heightened gang violence Global News ...


Vancouver firm using new genetic tech to develop COVID-19 vaccine

Vancouver nanomedicine firm using new technology to develop COVID-19 vaccine Vancouver Sun ...


World-leading cybersecurity company is hiring in Vancouver right now - Venture

World-leading cybersecurity company is hiring in Vancouver right now - Venture Daily Hive ...


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48 years after winning Senate seat, Biden assumes presidency

The end of Donald Trump's dysfunctional tenure in the White House means the start of a relatively normal presidency under ...

Former President Donald Trump arrives at new home, Mar-a-Lago

U.S. President Donald Trump left the White House for the final time on Wednesday, heading by helicopter to a nearby ...

B'Tselem describes Israel as apartheid state

Last week Israeli human rights group B'Tselem released a position paper describing for the first time in its 30-year history, ...

Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...

Dozens dead as Taliban and Afghan security forces clashes escalate

KABUL, Afghanistan - Major violence has spread, and escalated across Afghanistan.Scores of national security forces and Taliban militants have been ...

Israel shuts out Palestinians from vaccine program

JERUSALEM - Israeli authorities should provide Covid-19 vaccines to the more than 4.5 million Palestinians in the occupied West Bank ...

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U.S. stocks jump sharply after inauguration

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rallied to new record highs on Wednesday as the 46th president of the ...

Jack Ma reappears after disappearing from public view 2 months ago

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma has made his first public appearance since openly criticizing China's financial regulatory system just over two ...

Shares generally gain ground in Asia, while greenback flounders

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets in Asia generally advanced on Wednesday, confident the incoming Biden administration will take positive ...

Taiwanese company Acer unveils 5 new PCs priced at under $500

TAIPEI, Taiwan - The Taiwanese multinational hardware and electronics company, Acer unveiled five new workstations focused on schools on Tuesday, ...

U.S. stocks rise for last hurrah as Trump exits White House

U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, the last day of Donald Trump's presidency.It was a fitting farewell as numerous records were ...

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Report: Bears interview Mike Singletary for DC

The Chicago Bears reportedly interviewed one of the best players in franchise history to be their defensive coordinator. Hall of ...


Colts next QB odds: Jacoby Brissett early frontrunner

The only quarterback currently on the Indianapolis Colts' roster under contract for next season is Jacob Eason. Considering the 2020 ...


Reports: Twins, J.A. Happ agree to 1-year, $8M deal

The Minnesota Twins agreed to a one-year, $8 million deal with free agent left-handed pitcher J.A. Happ, multiple media outlets ...


AFC Notebook: Andy Reid and Sean McDermott share long history

The opposing coaches in the AFC Championship game spoke glowingly of each other when they got the chance Wednesday. Coach-speak, ...


Epic Games raises prize pool for Fortnite Champion Series

Epic Games has adjusted the parameters, and the prize pool, for the 2021 Fortnite Champion Series (FNCS), the developer announced ...


Chiefs set for AFC title vs. Bills, with or without Patrick Mahomes

The good news for the Kansas City Chiefs is that Patrick Mahomes is practicing. However, Mahomes remained in concussion protocol ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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