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To counter global shortage, Canada releases syrup reserves

QUEBEC, Canada: Following a 24 percent drop in the amount of maple syrup produced in Canada this year, an emergency ...


Predators aiming for consistency at home vs. struggling Canadiens

The Nashville Predators' week has ranged from sizzling hot to icy cold, but they hope to heat up with the ...


Jeremy Swayman, Bruins blank Predators

Jake DeBrusk and Brandon Carlo each scored a goal, Jeremy Swayman made a career-high 42 saves in his first shutout ...


Coaches preach progress as Notre Dame travels to BC

Notre Dame travels to face Boston College in the Atlantic Coast Conference opener for both teams on Friday night in ...


Telangana witnesses another COVID-19 cluster outbreak, 27 students test positive in Sangareddy

Sangareddy (Telangana) [India], December 2 (ANI): In yet another COVID-19 cluster from Telangana, 27 students have tested positive for Coronavirus ...


Junior doctors boycott OPD services, stage protest at Hyderabad hospital over NEET PG counselling delay

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], December 2 (ANI): Junior doctors at Gandhi hospital in Hyderabad staged a protest on Wednesday while boycotting ...


Senators meet Hurricanes in matchup of COVID protocol-tainted teams

The Carolina Hurricanes certainly don't want to follow the path taken by the Ottawa Senators. The teams are slated to ...


Rebuilding Canadiens set for clash with Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche are coming into Montreal for the second game of a back-to-back set, but it might be the ...


NHL roundup: Auston Matthews' hat trick leads Leafs past Avs

Auston Matthews scored three goals, John Tavares had a goal and two assists and the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the ...


J.T. Miller, Quinn Hughes lead Canucks past Senators

J.T. Miller scored a goal in a three-point game while Quinn Hughes collected four assists to lead the visiting Vancouver ...


Adele's '30': A mathematician explores number patterns in album titles

Adele, the 33-year-old British top-selling and award-winning recording artist, released her sensational new album, 30, in November. Reviewers are raving, ...


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Human Rights Watch: Taliban arrested, executed security forces

LONDON, England: The Taliban has executed dozens of members of the former government's security forces after the surrender of Afghanistan, ...

NATO chief: Countries should prepare for Russian incursion in Ukraine

RIGA, Latvia: Jens Stoltenberg, secretary-general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, has warned that the American-led military alliance should be ...

Families reunited after 2 years at Malaysia-Singapore land border

JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia As buses of vaccinated Malaysians working in Singapore were ferried across the Causeway Bridge that connects the ...

Soldiers burn houses and barns, kill livestock in south of Kalay

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to the local residents, soldiers have torched roughly 20 houses and two barns in communities in ...

Sixty years after astronaut Alan Shepard, daughter to travel to space

KENT, Washington: Blue Origin's New Shepard spacecraft will launch on 9th December, its third piloted flight, with a crew of ...

Bomb threat: Malaysian Airliner makes emergency landing in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Following a bomb threat on board, a Malaysia Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Hazrat Shahjalal ...

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Indian health expert fired after false ancestry claims proven

OTTAWA, Canada: Canadian medical researcher Carrie Bourassa has lost her government job and university professorship after suspicious colleagues proved that ...

To counter global shortage, Canada releases syrup reserves

QUEBEC, Canada: Following a 24 percent drop in the amount of maple syrup produced in Canada this year, an emergency ...

Predators aiming for consistency at home vs. struggling Canadiens

The Nashville Predators' week has ranged from sizzling hot to icy cold, but they hope to heat up with the ...

Canadiens' Josh Anderson (upper body) out 2-4 weeks

Montreal Canadiens forward Josh Anderson is expected to miss two-to-four weeks with an upper-body injury, coach Dominique Ducharme said. Anderson ...

Lithuania confirms diplomatic boycott of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics

Vilnius [Lithuania], December 3 (ANI): Lithuania on Friday confirmed diplomatic boycott of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics amid concerns over the ...

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Nissan head warns that Omicron Covid variant could harm auto industry

YOKOHAMA, Japan: The Covid Omicron variant of COVID-19 could add pressure to a chronic shortage of microchips used in car ...


Asian stocks make good gains, U.S. dollar drifts higher

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Friday as investors and traders took emerging news about ...


Seaya, Cathay Innovation to fund Latin American startups

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: The venture capital firms, Spain's Seaya Ventures and France's Cathay Innovation, have established a joint fund aimed ...


U.S. stocks back on the rise Nasdaq climbs 123 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared back to life Thursday shrugging off concerns about the new Covid variant ...


US Christmas trees jump in price due to drought, high gas prices

SANTA CLARITA, California: Amidst lower inventories this year, the price of farm-grown Christmas trees rose significantly.Brent Green, owner of a ...


New electric car factory in Beijing targets 300,000 cars annually

BEIJING, China: Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi has signed a cooperation agreement to build an electric auto assembly plant in Beijing ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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