GOLF-AUSTRALIAN SCOTT SUFFERS UNLUCKY BREAK ON MASTERS FRIDAY

AUGUSTA - There was no disputing that Adam Scott had the unluckiest break at the Masters on Friday, a wretched piece of poor fortune...

POLICE EVACUATING UBISOFT'S MONTREAL OFFICE BUILDING IN ONGOING OPERATION

MONTREAL - Police on Friday were evacuating a building housing French video game maker Ubisoft's Montreal offices amid conflicting...

 
 
 

FEDERAL FISHERIES MINISTER CONCERNED ABOUT SIZE OF MI'KMAQ FISHERY IN CAPE BRETON BAY

HALIFAX - The federal fisheries minister is raising concerns about the health of the lobster stock in Cape Breton in connection with...

BENGALS WR COACH BICKNELL OUT SUNDAY FOR COVID-19

The Cincinnati Bengals announced Friday that wide receivers coach Bob Bicknell will miss Sunday's road game against the Pittsburgh...

 
 
 

CANADA'S ‘GENEROUS' COVID-19 INCOME SUPPORTS VASTLY OUTPACED OTHER DEVELOPED NATIONS: OECD REPORT

OTTAWA - Federal spending on financial supports during the height of the global pandemic in Canada greatly outpaced that of other developed...

GIANTS WR TATE APOLOGIZES FOR ‘UNACCEPTABLE' ACTIONS

New York Giants wide receiver Golden Tate said Friday that he apologized to the team and takes full responsibility for what he termed...

 
 
 

BIDEN LEGAL TEAM CONFIDENT GEORGIA RECOUNT WILL CONFIRM VICTORY IN THE STATE

REHOBOTH BEACH - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's legal team in Georgia said on Friday they do not expect a hand recount of votes in...

TRUMP PREDICTS CORONAVIRUS VACCINE WILL BE WIDELY AVAILABLE AS SOON AS APRIL

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he expects a coronavirus vaccine to be available for the entire population...

 
 
 

‘FIRES ARE BURNING': FEDERAL OFFICIALS PLEAD WITH CANADIANS TO HELP CONTROL GROWTH OF COVID-19

OTTAWA - With Canada on track to see as many as 10,000 cases per day by December, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pleaded with Canadians...

EX-TENNIS ACADEMY PRESIDENT GETS 3 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR U.S. COLLEGE SCAM

BOSTON - The former president of a private tennis academy in Texas was sentenced on Friday to three months in prison after admitting...

 
 
 

ASU'S EDWARDS TESTS POSITIVE; CAL GAME CANCELED

Arizona State head coach Herm Edwards and multiple Sun Devils coaches and players tested positive for COVID-19, prompting the cancellation...

REX MURPHY: ARCHIVE THOSE TRUMPISTS, BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE!

It's still a busy time down in the States, but things are at least beginning to clear. Some things perhaps more than others. Here's...

 
 
 

BIDEN AIDE CASTS DOUBT ON U.S. COVID LOCKDOWN AS WEST COAST STATES ADVISE AGAINST TRAVEL

WASHINGTON - A senior adviser to President-elect Joe Biden said on Friday there were no plans for nationwide lockdowns on commerce...

GOLF-JOHNSON GRABS FOUR-WAY SHARE OF EARLY SECOND ROUND MASTERS LEAD

AUGUSTA - Dustin Johnson overcame a two-hole blip and made a closing birdie to move into a four-way share of the second-round Masters...

 
 
 

ONTARIO LOWERING THRESHOLDS FOR STRICTER COVID-19 MEASURES UNDER NEW TIERED SYSTEM

TORONTO - Ontario is lowering the thresholds for imposing stricter COVID-19 measures under its colour-coded framework in light of what...

POLICE EVACUATING UBISOFT'S MONTREAL OFFICE BUILDING IN ONGOING OPERATION

MONTREAL - Police on Friday were evacuating a building housing French video game maker Ubisoft's Montreal offices amid news media reports...

 
 
 

WARRIORS PRESENT $30 MILLION PLAN TO TEST, HOST FANS

Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob is willing to pay the price to bring fans to Chase Center during the 2020-21 NBA regular season.

MICHIGAN STATE COURT REJECTS REQUEST TO BLOCK DETROIT ELECTION CERTIFICATION RESULTS

A Michigan state court rejected on Friday a request by supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump to block the certification of votes...

 
 
 

LIONS WR GOLLADAY TO MISS SECOND STRAIGHT GAME

Detroit Lions wide receiver Kenny Golladay will miss his second straight game Sunday with a hip injury.

MAJOR POLICE OPERATION UNDERWAY NEAR MONTREAL DOWNTOWN

MONTREAL - Police cordoned off an area near downtown Montreal on Friday amid media reports of a hostage situation and asked people...

 
 
 



President Biden to announce withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by...

President Biden to announce withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by September 11

The withdrawal extends the U.S. troop presence past a May 1 deadline set by the Trump administration in an agreement with the Taliban, but only by a matter of months. Read more ...

Bomb squad investigating live grenade found on West Side

Bomb squad investigating live grenade found on West Side

CHICAGO - Chicago police said a bomb squad is investigating a live grenade found inside a bag on the city's West Side. A call was placed just after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday about a... Read more ...

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

President Joe Biden plans to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that drew America into its longest war... Read more ...

Iran says it will enrich uranium to 60% in the wake of suspected Israeli...

Iran says it will enrich uranium to 60% in the wake of suspected Israeli sabotage at Natanz 

Iran will start enriching uranium to 60% purity this week, higher than ever, a top diplomat said days after a reported act of Israeli sabotage targeted Tehran's enrichment... Read more ...

‘Cancel culture is a disease': Actor Hank Azaria draws backlash after...

‘Cancel culture is a disease': Actor Hank Azaria draws backlash after apology for voicing Simpsons' Indian shopkeeper Apu

White US voice actor Hank Azaria has drawn the ire of Simpsons fans who accuse him of being ‘woke' and participating in cancel culture after he apologized for his portrayal of... Read more ...

'Little startling': Maine college fines students $50 for not wearing face mask

'Little startling': Maine college fines students $50 for not wearing face mask

A Maine college is giving $50 tickets to students who violate the school's face mask requirement. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson vaccine probe will likely take ‘a matter of days,' FDA says

Johnson & Johnson vaccine probe will likely take ‘a matter of days,' FDA says

The Food and Drug Administration will likely require only a “matter of days” to look into reports of patients who received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine experiencing dangerous... Read more ...

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

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New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for...

New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for safety concerns

Tuesday's game will be played at 2:10 p.m. ET. Wednesday's first game will begin at 2:10 p.m. ET, with the rescheduled Monday game beginning about 30 minutes after the first... Read more ...

Local day spa was front for human trafficking scheme, AG says

Local day spa was front for human trafficking scheme, AG says

Multiple victims were allegedly sold for sex, according to charges announced by the attorney general. Read more ...