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Virtual care still has a place in post-pandemic health care

The delivery of health care has dramatically shifted due to the COVID-19 pandemic causing a move from in-person visits to ...


Flyers fire Alain Vigneault, tab Mike Yeo as interim coach

The Philadelphia Flyers fired Alain Vigneault after two-plus seasons as the team's head coach on Monday. Assistant coach Michel Therrien ...


Coach, GM ousted as Canucks make wholesale changes

The Vancouver Canucks completed an early season house-cleaning by firing general manager Jim Benning, assistant GM John Weisbrod as well ...


Reports: Flyers fire Alain Vigneault, tab Mike Yeo as interim coach

The Philadelphia Flyers fired Alain Vigneault after two-plus seasons as the team's head coach, multiple media outlets reported on Monday. ...


Vevek Paul awarded 'Asia's Most creative Entrepreneur' in Dubai

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI/ATK): Vevek Paul, founder of The Great Indian Film Festival (TGIFF) and CEO of the ...


Crumbling Canucks clash with Kings in Canada

Amidst a 3-9-1 slump that has seen them plummet down the standings to the bottom of the Pacific Division, the ...


Report: Canucks replace coach Travis Green with Bruce Boudreau

The last-place Vancouver Canucks have reportedly fired coach Travis Green less than two months into the season. The Canucks are ...


Penguins thrash Canucks behind Jake Guentzel's hat trick

Jake Guentzel collected his fourth career hat trick and ran his career-best point streak to 12 games to lead the ...


Kings hope to fare better on road, face Oilers

The Los Angeles Kings will need to start narrowing the gap with the top teams in the Western Conference if ...


James Karnik, Boston College blow past Notre Dame

James Karnik had a season-high 17 points and 13 rebounds as Boston College rolled to a 73-57 win over Notre ...


Canucks put modest winning streak on line vs. Penguins

A two-game winning streak is not cause for a party, but it has the Vancouver Canucks feeling better heading into ...


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Does Pentagon need three-quarters-of-a-trillion-dollars every year?

Despite a disagreement over some amendments in the Senate, the United States Congress is poised to pass a $778 billion ...

German restrictions grow for unvaccinated citizens

BERLIN, Germany: In a bid to halt the spread of the fourth wave of COVID-19 in Germany, national and regional ...

Netflix staff convicted of insider trading, sentenced to prison

NEW YORK CITY, New York: A former Netflix software engineer and his friend will serve time in prison after being ...

$3,000 fine for Austrian surgeon who amputated wrong leg

VIENNA, Austria: A surgeon who amputated the wrong leg of an 82-year-old patient in May, later describing the mistake as ...

WWII bomb explodes during construction in Munich, 4 injured

MUNICH, Germany: German authorities announced this week that a World War II bomb exploded at a construction site next to ...

Western allies outline new sanctions on Belarus over migrants

LONDON, England: The United States, United Kingdom, European Union, and Canada have agreed to tackle the ongoing migrant crisis on ...

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Western allies outline new sanctions on Belarus over migrants

LONDON, England: The United States, United Kingdom, European Union, and Canada have agreed to tackle the ongoing migrant crisis on ...

Canucks blank Kings in Bruce Boudreau's debut

Brock Boeser and J.T. Miller both notched one goal and one assist while Thatcher Demko collected his first shutout of ...

Senators squeeze past Devils in shootout

Tim Stutzle and Josh Norris scored in a shootout and the Ottawa Senators rallied twice for a 3-2 win over ...

Jets D Neal Pionk suspended two games for knee-to-knee hit

The NHL suspended Winnipeg Jets defenseman Neal Pionk for two games Monday for a knee-to-knee hit that injured Toronto Maple ...

Flames, Sharks both seek rebound performances

A big part of the Calgary Flames' success this season has been the way they've bolted out of the gates. ...

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New chairman of Disney Company is board member Susan Arnold

BURBANK, California: The Walt Disney Co. has announced that Susan Arnold will become the new board chairman, replacing long-time chairman ...


U.S. stocks roar back as concerns over Covid variant diminish

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rallied on Monday as fears over the new Covid variant Omicron subsided."Reports of ...


Grab app valued at $40 billion in debut on Nasdaq

SINGAPORE: Singapore-based Grab, the major ride sharing app used in South East Asia, has made its stock market debut on ...


After decades of delays, Shell Oil gives up on UK's Cambo oilfield

LONDON, England: Shell Oil announced this week that it has abandoned its plans to develop the Cambo oil field west ...


China Evergrande worries keep lid on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia closed modestly lower Monday as markets appeared to be coming to grips with ...


US saw only 210,000 hired in November, falls short of expectations

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a reversal of the predictions of expected job growth issued by economists, U.S. employers hired only 210,000 ...


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The Man Who Fell to Earth
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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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