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Veteran Northwest Territories skip Kerry Galusha inches toward first Scotties playoff berth in 10 tries

The only two remaining undefeated rinks rolled right along at the Scotties on Monday afternoon, both improving to 4-0.

Rachel Homan’s Ontario team (Ottawa) held off Alberta’s Shannon Kleibrink (Okotoks) 6-4. 896 more words


Trump taps military strategist and Lt. General H.R. McMaster as new national security adviser

PALM BEACH, Fla. — President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser, replacing the ousted Michael Flynn. 249 more words


Canadian bobsleighers Jesse Lumsden, Justin Kripps redeem rough season with silver medal at worlds

Jesse Lumsden works in business development in the slumping oil and gas industry, so the bobsleigh brakeman knows a thing or two about persevering through dark times. 662 more words


Milo Yiannopoulos uninvited from American conservatives' conference over video 'condoning pedophilia'

The organizers of this week’s Conservative Political Action Conference rescinded their controversial booking of Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos on Monday, following an outcry after the right-wing speaker’s critics resurfaced videos of him criticizing age of consent laws and joking about a teenaged sexual encounter with a Catholic priest. 996 more words


Kremlin denies knowledge of Ukrainian peace plan drafted by Trump's personal lawyer

WASHINGTON — The Kremlin said Monday that the Russian government does not know anything about a Ukraine peace plan crafted by an opposition Ukrainian lawmaker and two of President Donald Trump’s associates. 304 more words


Who is Juan Graterol? Meet the Toronto Blue Jays catcher waived and signed four times this off-season alone

DUNEDIN, Fla. — The past six months have been a time of celebration and mass confusion for Blue Jays catcher Juan Graterol. With the emphasis on mass confusion. 930 more words


Ontario man faces charges after trying to take one cop's gun, bite other officers

HAMILTON — A man is facing charges after allegedly trying to take a police officer’s firearm and bite other officers.

Hamilton police say an officer was sent to help paramedics with a man who had been found lying in the street on Saturday and was believed to need medical assistance. 82 more words