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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 ...

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 ...

Defensemen lead Ducks' offense into matchup with Flames

Offense from the defense. It's been a huge part in the surprising success of the Anaheim Ducks, who will play ...

NHL roundup: Panthers overturn 3-goal deficit vs. Sabres

Aaron Ekblad had two goals and an assist and Anton Lundell scored twice the as Florida Panthers rallied from a ...

Flames down faltering Kings to extend hot streak

Andrew Mangiapane had a goal and assist to help the Calgary Flames open a four-game road trip with a 3-2 ...

NBA roundup: Grizzles set NBA mark with 73-point winning margin

Jaren Jackson Jr. scored 27 points to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a franchise record for points and the biggest ...

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 ...

Raptors stop Bucks' winning streak as Giannis Antetokounmpo sits

Fred VanVleet scored 26 of his 29 points in the second half and the Toronto Raptors ended the visiting Milwaukee ...

Senators edge Hurricanes, end six-game skid

Josh Norris scored on a rebound with 5:54 remaining as the Ottawa Senators broke a six-game losing streak by defeating ...

Raptors stop Bucks' winning streak as Antetokounmpo sits

Fred VanVleet scored 26 of his 29 points in the second half and the Toronto Raptors ended the visiting Milwaukee ...

Avalanche take care of Canadiens

Valeri Nichushkin had a goal and an assist, Cale Makar, Gabriel Landeskog and Andre Burakovsky also scored, and the visiting ...

Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo (calf) out Thursday vs. Raptors

Milwaukee star Giannis Antetokounmpo was scratched from the Bucks' Thursday night game at Toronto due to right calf soreness. Antetokounmpo, ...

US, EU, UK and Canada Announce New Belarus Sanctions

The United States, the European Union, the United Kingdom and Canada have announced a new round of sanctions against Belarus ...

EU, U.S, Key Western Allies Expand Sanctions On Belarus Regime

The European Union, the United States, and key Western allies have further expanded their sanctions against Belarus's political and economic ...

Thunder seek to snap seven-game skid vs. Grizzlies

The Oklahoma City Thunder look to halt a seven-game slide when they visit the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday night. Five ...

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 ...

Giannis Antetokounmpo, streaking Bucks take on slumping Raptors

If the Toronto Raptors are to stop their string of home losses, they will have to end the Milwaukee Bucks' ...

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 ...

Auston Matthews' 3 goals power Leafs over Avalanche

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 ...

Auston Matthews' 3 goals power Maple Leafs over Avalanche

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

Canada finds first case of COVID-19 in wildlife

Ottawa [Canada], December 2 (ANI/Xinhua): Canada has found the first cases of COVID-19 in three white-tailed deer, according to the ...

High-flying Flames kick off road trip vs. struggling Kings

The Calgary Flames continue to play an electric brand of hockey whether at home or on the road. They'll try ...

The Hague Conference demands unconditional apology from Pakistan for 1971 war crimes in Bangladesh

The Hague [Netherlands], December 2 (ANI): An international conference in The Hague, known as the city of Justice, demanded of ...

Taiwanese legislators call for boycott of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics due to China's human rights abuses

Taipei [Taiwan], December 2 (ANI): Owing to China's human rights violation in Tibet, Xinjiang and Hong Kong, Taiwanese legislators from ...

Nigeria Confirms 3 Cases of Coronavirus Omicron Variant

ABUJA, NIGERIA - Nigeria has confirmed its first cases of the omicron variant of the coronavirus in two travelers from ...

Bulls, Heat lose draft picks over Lonzo Ball, Kyle Lowry deals

The Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat will forfeit their next available second-round draft pick following a four-month investigation related to ...

Halle Berry signs multi-picture film deal with Netflix

Washington [US], December 1 (ANI): Following the streaming release of her directorial debut 'Bruised' on Netflix, actor Halle Berry has ...

Why increased rainfall in the Arctic is bad news for the whole world

Before the end of this century, most of the Arctic will for the first time receive more rain than snow ...

Hockey star banned for biting opponent

An NHL hockey star has been punished for biting another player ? with "circumstantial evidence" said to suggest that he ...

Bulls, Heat lose draft picks for Lonzo Ball, Kyle Lowry tampering

The Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat will forfeit their next available second-round draft pick for tampering violations related to the ...

Kraken place G Chris Driedger, F Calle Jarnkrok on IR

The Seattle Kraken placed goaltender Chris Driedger and forward Calle Jarnkrok on injured reserve prior to Wednesday's road game against ...

Ice skater Vishwaraj Jadeja qualifies for ISU World Cup, now one step away from Beijing Winter Olympics

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): Vishwaraj Jadeja, India's fastest long-distance ice-skater, has qualified for the International Skating Union (ISU) ...

Why are kids with gender dysphoria being treated like lab rats

A damning investigation in Sweden has found that doctors are ignoring the physical harm and irreversible damage caused by giving ...

Oil industry to lose nearly half its workers

The oil and gas industry worldwide faces a talent gap as workers contemplate moving to renewables or leaving the energy ...

Pakistan approves COVID-19 vaccine booster shot for health care workers, immunocompromised

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 1 (ANI): Pakistan on Wednesday approved a booster shot of COVID-19 vaccines for healthcare workers, immunocompromised people ...

Bombay Hemp Company Pvt. Ltd. launches global strategy, confirms Canadian collaboration

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 1 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Canada has the most advanced and robust legalized Medical and Recreational Markets in ...

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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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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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