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Outdoors: A fascinating tree, once you get to know it

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

The leaves were an odd shape, I noticed while we waited for the realtor. Not a maple or oak or ash or any other tree I knew. We bought the house, but not because of the tree...
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Once again fans pick LeBron James, Giannis Antetokounmpo to be All-Star captains as starters announced

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports   |   4 articles

LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo remain the kings of the mountain - on top of the standings and on top of the popularity contest that is NBA All-Star voting. But the...
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Jessie Reyez Announces Debut Album, Shares New Song: Listen

4 hours ago   |   Pitchfork   |   2 articles

The Toronto singer-songwriter's Before Love Came to Kill Us arrives in March
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Recent Ontario criminal cases could require retrial after court rules new jury selection rules were misapplied

4 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Scores of criminal cases heard in Ontario in recent months could require new trials after the province's highest court ruled Thursday that recent changes to the jury...
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Obama decries Trump for rolling back global-warming fuel-efficiency standards

6 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Efforts by the Trump administration to undo fuel-efficiency standards for vehicles are a setback to the battle against climate change, former U.S. president Barack...
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76ers' Josh Richardson's Hamstring Injury to Be Re-Evaluated in 2-3 Weeks

6 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Philadelphia 76ers shooting guard Josh Richardson will reportedly be out at least two weeks with a strained left hamstring he suffered in Wednesday's game against the Toronto...
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NHL All-Star Game 2020: Time, live stream, TV channel, how to watch, skills competition info

8 hours ago   |   NBC Sports   |   2 articles

The 2020 NHL All-Star Game takes place on Saturday, Jan. 25 .
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Appeal court rules some changes to jury selection process were misapplied

8 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - A new trial has been ordered for a man convicted of first-degree murder after Ontario's highest court found that some recently implemented changes to the jury...
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Hospitals ask for nearly $1B funding boost: ‘Backs are truly against the wall'

9 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Ontario's hospitals are asking for a nearly $1-billion increase in the upcoming provincial budget for their sector, after years of underfunding, in order to maintain...
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The 'train daddy' hired to fix New York City's crumbling subway system has resigned after two years on the job following struggles with the governor

The 'train daddy' hired to fix New York City's crumbling subway system has resigned after two years on the job following struggles with the governor

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

New York City Transit lost its chief on Thursday. Andy Byford, a global expert hired by the transit authority in 2017 to fix its crumbling subway system, resigned. His exit...
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Tiger Woods starts 2020 on a strong note

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The World Health Organization held off designating a new fast-spreading coronavirus as an international health threat, but did deem it a crisis within China, where the pathogen... Read more ...

Kemba Walker named NBA All-Star Game starter

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