Thu, 24 Jun 2021

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 ...

Blue Jays complete season-series sweep of Marlins

Bo Bichette, who leads the majors with 61 runs scored, played a key role in a pair of rallies, propelling ...

D.C. settle for 0-0 draw with 10-man Montreal

Goalkeeper Clement Diop gave it his all for CF Montreal in a 0-0 draw against D.C. United on Wednesday in ...

MLB roundup: Nationals rally in 9th for wild win

Starlin Castro went 3 for 4 with three RBIs and delivered a go-ahead, two-run single in the ninth to propel ...

Dozens protest in US against Beijing Winter Olympics

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], June 24 (ANI): Dozens of Uyghur, Tibetan and Hong Kong activists gathered outside the White House ...

Trudeau says China unwilling to admit problem over Uyghurs

Ottawa [Canada], June 24 (ANI): After China demanded an investigation into the discovery of the remains of indigenous children in ...

WTA roundup: Aryna Sabalenka moves on at Eastbourne

Top seed Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus survived a day of upsets and cruised into the quarterfinals of the Viking International ...

ATP roundup: Max Purcell takes down Gael Monfils at Eastbourne

Max Purcell of Australia upset top-seeded Frenchman Gael Monfils 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, in the round of 16 at Viking International ...

China continues arbitrarily detention under RSDL

Beijing [China], June 24 (ANI): Almost eight years after Chinese President Xi Jinping introduced the draconian system - Residential Surveillance ...

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 ...

We eavesdropped on some Canadian lynx: What we heard was surprising

Wildlife ecologists study what drives animal behaviour, and trying to figure it out is tricky. Not only are ecosystems incredibly ...

Inventing a smart mattress that will monitor your cardiovascular health

Imagine for a moment an electrocardiograph that's built into your bed and measures your heart health. No need for a ...

Canadiens host Golden Knights with berth in Finals at stake

With their season on the line, the Vegas Golden Knights will ready themselves to face the host Montreal Canadiens on ...

Brewers' Daniel Vogelbach on IL, Keston Hiura returns

The Milwaukee Brewers placed first baseman Daniel Vogelbach on the 10-day injured list and recalled infielder Keston Hiura from Triple-A ...

US to Investigate Government-run Native American Boarding Schools

U.S. Interior Department Secretary Deb Haaland said her department is launching an investigation into the more-than-150-year history of government-run American ...

Mets' Pete Alonso to defend Home Run Derby title

New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso will defend his Home Run Derby championship. "I'm back. July 12th @ Coors ...

Protest in Canberra for boycott of Beijing 2022 Olympics

Canberra [Australia], June 23 (ANI): A protest was held on Wednesday near Parliament House in Australia, calling for a boycott ...

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 ...

Atlanta United coach Gabriel Heinze to serve one-game suspension

Atlanta United head coach Gabriel Heinze will not be on the sideline for his team's road game against New York ...

Brooke Henderson's sister back on bag in time for major

Canadian Brooke Henderson's older sister, Brittany, will resume her duties as Brooke's caddie this week at the KPMG Women's PGA ...

Sabres legend Rene Robert dies at 72

Rene Robert, part of the Buffalo Sabres' "French Connection Line" of the 1970, died Tuesday at age 72. Robert passed ...

Blues D Carl Gunnarsson retires after 12 seasons

St. Louis Blues defenseman Carl Gunnarsson retired Wednesday after 12 seasons. Drafted as a seventh-round long shot by Toronto in ...

Toronto police busts largest haul of drugs worth USD 61 mn

Toronto [Canada], June 23 (ANI): Toronto Police on Tuesday (local time) seized drugs worth USD 61 million, in one of ...

Yankees host Royals, aim to improve on RISP

While their offense has improved in the past two weeks, especially with the focus and attempts at eliminating foreign substances ...

Blue Jays look to solve Trevor Rogers, beat Marlins

The Toronto Blue Jays, who finally have outfielder George Springer back in the lineup, will go for their fourth straight ...

Angels' Shohei Ohtani, Giants' Kevin Gausman face off

Shohei Ohtani will start on the mound for the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday afternoon when they host the San ...

MLB roundup: Astros extend win streak to 9

Myles Straw homered and drove in two runs while starter Zack Greinke threw 7 1/3 strong innings as the visiting ...

Grave concerns raised about 'Uyghur Genocide' in China

Geneva [Switzerland], June 23 (ANI): Expressing grave concerns over the "Uyghur genocide" in China's Xinjiang province, Canada delivered a joint ...

Canadiens top Knights to close in on Final berth

Carey Price made 26 saves and Nick Suzuki registered a goal and two assists as the Montreal Canadiens beat the ...

Daryl Dike's brace propels Orlando City to victory over Quakes

Daryl Dike scored a pair of goals in his first start of the season and Orlando City cruised to a ...

PM Trudeau fuels election speculation

Ottawa [Canada], June 23 (ANI): Fuelling speculation regarding early polls, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is portraying Parliament as a place ...

NBA mock draft: Pistons can't pass up Cade Cunningham

The Detroit Pistons won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, meaning they will select first overall for the first time ...

Blue Jays sneak past Marlins with ninth-inning RBI double

Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit a go-ahead, run-scoring double in the top of the ninth inning, leading the Toronto Blue Jays ...

Pistons win lottery, land No. 1 pick in NBA draft

The Detroit Pistons won the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday and will have the first selection in next month's draft. ...

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 ...

WTA roundup: Coco Gauff among first-round winners in Eastbourne

Coco Gauff rallied from a set down to upset No. 7 seed Elise Mertens of Belgium 0-6, 7-6 (4), 7-5, ...

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 ...

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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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