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Galaxy edge Whitecaps after exchange of late goals

Los Angeles' Efrain Alvarez settled a failed clearance and zipped a shot past Vancouver goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau in the third ...


Why Alberta must rethink its ban on Canada-China university collaborations

Alberta's Ministry of Advanced Education recently ordered the province's four major research universities to suspend pursuing new or renewed partnerships ...


Dynamo sign D Tim Parker to 3-year extension

The Houston Dynamo announced a three-year contract extension Wednesday for defender Tim Parker. Parker, 28, has started nine games in ...


Social distancing norms violated at Andhra Minister's meet

Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], June 23 (ANI): Social distancing norms were violated during a meeting of beneficiaries of a state ...


Lab Grown Diamonds Sparking the Atmanirbhar Bharat Dream

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): It is a well-known fact that India has had a long-established connection with diamonds ...


Even in Utah, Whitecaps happy to play before fans vs. Galaxy

At some point, hopefully soon for the Vancouver Whitecaps, the team will be able to return to Canada and resume ...


Sedin twins rejoin Canucks as special advisors to GM

The Vancouver Canucks welcomed Daniel and Henrik Sedin back to the organization Tuesday as special advisors to general manager Jim ...


Sounders look to extend unbeaten run vs. Real Salt Lake

The Seattle Sounders are the last remaining undefeated team in MLS. But that might not be the most impressive thing ...


How engineered bacteria could clean up oilsands pollution and mining waste

Rampant industrialization has caused our planet to warm at an unprecedented rate. Glaciers are melting away and sea levels are ...


Justice facility dogs: The quiet, skilled heroes helping child victims

When you're a victim of crime, especially interpersonal abuse, sharing the truth about what happened is often terrifying. Imagine how ...


You've Got Mail: In The Heat Of The Summer

Topics include the defensive line, Jalen Thompson and Zaven's speed Darren Urban The quiet of the offseason has arrived. But ...


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Lightning sparks fires in south west U.S. amidst drought, extreme heat

PHOENIX, Arizona: A number of fires are burning in Arizona, California, Colorado and Oregon, sparked by drought and excessive temperatures.Temperatures ...

Young Americans resisting Covid vaccination, says U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. health officials have said that younger people are not seeking out Covid vaccinations at the rate of ...

Republicans transfer millions to candidates prior to 2022 elections

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The Republican Party spent millions of dollars in May, in its attempt to regain a majority of seats ...

Due to Covid, no foreigners to be allowed at Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO, Japan: The Tokyo Olympic Committee met on Monday to announce that due to the ongoing Covid pandemic in Japan, ...

EU says will sanction Lebanon if no government formed

BEIRUT, Lebanon: EU Foreign Ministers warned they might apply sanctions to Lebanon if its political leaders continue to block the ...

With Covid recovery, traffic in U.S. increases 55% in April

WASHINGTON D.C.: As Americans return post-pandemic normal lives, U.S. motorists drove 55 percent more miles in April than during the ...

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Trudeau extends border closings with U.S. until July 21

OTTAWA, Canada: Despite pressure from companies and the tourism industry to ease the nation's travel ban, Canadian Prime Minister Justin ...

Galaxy edge Whitecaps after exchange of late goals

Los Angeles' Efrain Alvarez settled a failed clearance and zipped a shot past Vancouver goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau in the third ...

Canadians remember victims of 1985 AI bombing

Ontario [Canada], June 24 (ANI): On June 23, Canadians remembered the victims of the largest terrorism incident in Canadian history. ...

Over 283 Pakistani nationals face daily deportation

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 24 (ANI): Displaying a "failure" of Pakistan missions abroad, over 283 Pakistani nationals are being deported by ...

Luke Haakenson's late brace rallies Nashville past Toronto

Luke Haakenson's first two goals of his MLS career sparked Nashville SC to a 3-2 comeback victory over visiting Toronto ...

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IKEA France fined $1.2 million for spying on employees

PARIS, France: The French branch of Ingka Group, which owns most IKEA stores worldwide, was ordered to pay a $1.2 ...


Spanish designer uses 3-D printing to mold artificial arms

MADRID, Spain: Juan Moyolema, aged 8, was ecstatic on receiving a prosthetic hand developed by a designer in Madrid who ...


U.S. stocks struggle to make gains, Nasdaq however adds 18 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were directionless on Wednesday with minor adjustments in all major indices.The Nasdaq did ...


UK upgraded by Fitch after economy rebounds post-Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Rating agency Fitch has raised the outlook for the UK's sovereign debt score to 'stable' ...


Belarus companies, individuals sanctioned after forced landing of jet

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The European Union will expand travel bans and the freezing of asset of 86 Belarusian individuals and companies ...


Stocks in Asia trade sideways, little movements in either direction

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded in tight ranges on Wednesday, with little headway being made in either ...


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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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