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Canucks ship Sam Gagner to Oilers for Ryan Spooner

The Vancouver Canucks traded the veteran forward was to the Edmonton Oilers Saturday morning. Coming back the other way is Ryan Spooner, who the Oilers added earlier this season from the New York Rangers. Gagner, 29, signed with the Canucks in ... Read more

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Aurora gunman who killed 5 and wounded others was a worker being fired Friday ...

AURORA, Ill. — An employee of a manufacturing company opened fire in its suburban Chicago plant Friday, killing five people and wounding five police officers before he was fatally shot, police said. A sixth warehouse worker was also wounded. Read more

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Warriors' Stephen Curry gives new uniforms to Davidson then celebrates a ...

Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry has a loaded schedule this week between the NBA All-Star Game, the 3-point contest and the media obligations that come with being one of the top players in the game. But because this year's event is located in ... Read more

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Kenya recalls ambassador to Somalia, orders Somali envoy out

Kenya has recalled its ambassador in Mogadishu and ordered Somali envoy out of the country over alleged auctioning of oil and gas blocks in Kenya's maritime territorial area that borders Somalia. The auction took place in London, United Kingdom, last ... Read more

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'Melrose Place' actress Amy Locane sentenced to additional prison time for ...

“Melrose Place” actress Amy Locane — who served more than two years behind bars after being convicted in a fatal 2010 drunken-driving accident in New Jersey — is facing additional prison time for the offense. A Somerset County Superior Court judge ... Read more

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Washington bill to ban 'philosophical-belief' vaccine exemptions moves forward

Washington state is embroiled in an ongoing battle over the fate of vaccine exemptions. As of Friday, a bill is one step closer to passing which would ban “a philosophical or personal objection” as a reason for a parent to not have their child receive ... Read more

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UFC on ESPN 1 Weigh-in Results: Trio of Fighters Fail on the Scales

Renan Barao comes in heavy at 138 pounds for his bantamweight bout #UFCPhoenix pic.twitter.com/vSLF91VLwc. — ESPN MMA (@espnmma) February 16, 2019. You can sign up for a free seven-day trial of ESPN+ right here, and you can then stream UFC ... Read more

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Vancouver Canucks call up Luke Schenn after parade of injuries

Not many pundits expected the Vancouver Canucks to still be in the hunt for a playoff spot in February. Less surprising is the team's current march to the infirmary. As funny as it to hear Vancouver Canucks' general manager Jim Benning remark that the ... Read more

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Daytona 500 preview: Is the front of the field the least safe place to be?

Defending winner: Austin Dillon. Betting favorite: Joey Logano, +725. Logano is the 2015 Daytona 500 champion and made the power move of the weekend by going from fourth to first on the final lap of the second Duel qualifying race Thursday night. Read more

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Vice President Pence makes first Auschwitz visit, after comparing Iran to Nazis

Visit to Nazi death camp comes a day after he paid homage at the Warsaw Ghetto and accused Iran of openly advocating 'another Holocaust'. By Vanessa Gera 15 February 2019, 6:36 pm 1 Edit · Facebook · Twitter · linkedin · email; Print; 70 shares. US ... Read more

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NBA, FIBA announce plans for pro league in Africa

The NBA is bringing a pro league to Africa. The Basketball Africa League, a new collaboration between the NBA and the sport's global governing body FIBA, was announced Saturday. The initial plan is for the 12-team league to begin play in January, and ... Read more

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A Flash Sale For Rare Sneakers Is Popping Up For All-Star Weekend

Calling all sneaker heads! Your next fresh cop is just a click away. With over 3 million current sneaker listings, eBay is the “OG” sneaker reseller. In Canada alone, there's a search for a pair nearly every ten seconds. And the country's dedication to ... Read more

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Thomas, Scott Retain Share of Early Lead at Riviera

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Thomas and Adam Scott completed the second round in frigid weather at Riviera by each making a birdie for rounds of 6-under 65 that left them tied for the early lead in the second round of the Genesis Open. The 36-hole cut ... Read more

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Oilers trade Cam Talbot to Flyers for Anthony Stolarz

EDMONTON—The Edmonton Oilers have acquired goaltender Anthony Stolarz from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for netminder Cam Talbot. The 25-year-old Stolarz has appeared in 12 games for Philadelphia this season and has a 4-3-3 record, 3.33 ... Read more

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IceDogs fined $250000, stripped of draft picks for recruiting violations

TORONTO — The Ontario Hockey League has fined the Niagara IceDogs $250,000 and stripped the club of its first-round selections at the 2019 and 2021 OHL Priority drafts for what the league calls a “violation of player recruitment policies.” The OHL ... Read more

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Swiss actor Bruno Ganz, who played Hitler, dies at 77

Bruno Ganz, the Swiss actor who gave masterful performances as Adolf Hitler in "Downfall" and an angel seeking mortality in divided Berlin, died Saturday aged 77, his agent said. Ganz, who was suffering from cancer, died "in the early hours of the ... Read more

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Alex Labbé: toujours une question d'argent

Non, Labbé n'a toujours pas trouvé le financement suffisant et l'équipe lui permettant d'entamer la saison en même temps que tout le monde en série Xfinity. Après être devenu le premier Québécois de l'histoire à disputer l'intégralité des étapes de l ... Read more

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Oilers' Mikko Koskinen: Losing streak continues in Carolina

Koskinen stopped 24 of 27 shots in Friday's 3-1 loss to the Hurricanes. The 30-year-old is now 0-5-1 over his last seven outings, posting a rough 3.69 GAA and .874 save percentage. Despite Koskinen's recent struggles, he's now the unquestioned No. Read more

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Archaeologists in Pompeii find fresco of Narcissus in 'extraordinary' condition

AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Email App Share to LinkedIn Share to Pinterest Share to Reddit Share to WhatsApp. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Email App Share to LinkedIn ... Read more

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The NBA Rising Stars Challenge Featured A Strong Collection Of Apathetic ...

The 2019 NBA Rising Stars Challenge on Friday saw Team USA defeat Team World 161-144 in a game was about as half-assed defensively as one would expect with that scoreline. But despite this crop of young NBA talent getting some of the best looks ... Read more

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Le patrimoine francophone et la culture autochtone à l'honneur au 50e Festival du Voyageur

Par Ismaël Houdassine | francais@rcinet.ca vendredi 15 février, 2019 , 0 commentaire ↓ · Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest WeChat Email Print · Share. Depuis 1979, le Festival du Voyageur continue de mettre la musique franco-manitobaine à l'honneur. Read more

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[EN IMAGES] Un quatrième carambolage en quelques semaines

L'hiver est particulièrement difficile pour les automobilistes cette année, alors qu'un quatrième carambolage majeur est survenu vendredi en quelques semaines sur les routes du Québec, cette fois dans le secteur de Neuville. Suivi ⚠ #INCIDENT: ... Read more

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Iranians cry 'revenge' at funeral of suicide bomb victims

Tens of thousands of Iranians called for "revenge" Saturday at the funeral of 27 Revolutionary Guards killed in a suicide attack perpetrated by jihadists that Tehran accuses Pakistan of supporting. "The government of Pakistan must pay the price of ... Read more

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2 escape avalanche unharmed at Castle Mountain Resort

WATCH: Two people were rescued after an avalanche at Castle Mountain Ski Resort on Friday. Tiffany Lizee reports. X. - A A +. Listen. Two people escaped an in-bounds avalanche Friday morning at Castle Mountain Resort completely unscathed. Officials ... Read more

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Zach Johnson comes to Matt Kuchar's defense: 'He has clearly been humbled'

In a tweet on Friday evening, Zach Johnson came to the defense of Matt Kuchar, acknowledging that he had been “humbled” following a slew of criticism over his caddie's wages. Kuchar had won the Mayakoba Golf Classic in November 2018 using a local ... Read more

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Shiffrin Fight Illness, Wins 4th Straight Slalom at Worlds

Mikaela Shiffrin fought through sickness to win an unprecedented fourth straight slalom title at the world championships after one of the most resilient performances of her career. Feb. 16, 2019. Feb. 16, 2019, at 9:48 a.m.. More. U.S. News & World Report. Read more

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La flamme est allumée, les Jeux du Canada peuvent commencer

Les 27es Jeux du Canada se sont amorcés vendredi avec la présentation d'une cérémonie d'ouverture montrant le dynamisme de la communauté de Red Deer, en Alberta. Pour plusieurs Albertains, Red Deer n'est pas une vraie ville. Ce n'est qu'une série ... Read more

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UFC on ESPN odds, predictions: Proven MMA expert picks Velasquez vs. Ngannou ...

It's a rare UFC show Sunday when former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez fights Francis "The Predator" Ngannou in the main event of UFC on ESPN 1. Thirteen bouts will go down at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, with the early prelims starting ... Read more

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Amazon investit dans le pick-up électrique

Le groupe de Jeff Bezos va injecter, avec plusieurs partenaires, 700 millions de dollars dans la start-up américaine Rivian. Amazon part la conquête du pick-up électrique. Quelques jours seulement après avoir investi dans le constructeur de véhicules ... Read more

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Jennifer Jones eyes history as Scotties gets underway in Nova Scotia

SYDNEY, N.S. — Jennifer Jones could never have imagined what was in store for her and her teams when she set out on her curling journey all those years ago. This week at Centre 200 Jones will be making her 14th Scotties appearance — her first was in ... Read more

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Chris Webber Headlines 2019 Basketball Hall of Fame Finalists

The Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame announced its 2019 finalists not long after All-Star weekend festivities went underway. Headlining this group of finalists is Chris Webber, whose career stats are 20 ppg 9 rebs and 4 ast. Former Detroit Piston Ben ... Read more

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Paul Manafort should serve up to 25 years in prison, says Mueller

AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Email App Share to LinkedIn Share to Pinterest Share to Reddit Share to WhatsApp. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Email App Share to LinkedIn ... Read more

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Jordan Spieth se retrouve parmi les meneurs après 12 trous à Riviera

LOS ANGELES — Jordan Spieth a profité de sa deuxième chance, jeudi, alors qu'il se retrouve au sein du groupe de tête à moins-5 après 12 trous à l'Omnium Genesis. Pour sa part, Tiger Woods n'a jamais pris le départ. Il devait commencer sa ronde en ... Read more

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No winning ticket for Friday night's $16.8 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $16.8 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. The jackpot for the next Lotto Max draw on Feb. 22 will grow to approximately $25 million. The Canadian Press. Join the conversation ... Read more

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Le Japon va reconnaître légalement les Aïnous comme peuple autochtone

Le gouvernement japonais a présenté vendredi un projet de loi pour reconnaître les Aïnous en tant que peuple indigène de l'archipel, après des décennies de discrimination. Les Aïnous, dont de nombreux vivent sur l'île d'Hokkaido, dans le nord du pays ... Read more

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Former US Cardinal McCarrick defrocked over sex abuse allegations

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Disgraced former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been expelled from the Roman Catholic priesthood following allegations against him, including sexual abuse of minors, the Vatican said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: Cardinal ... Read more

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Women basketball Panthers a win away from first-round bye

The UPEI Panthers are one step closer to earning the coveted first-round bye for the Atlantic University Sport women's basketball championships. Jane McLaughlin had 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Panthers to a 76-66 victory over the Acadia ... Read more

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Bellator 215 main event ends in no contest when Matt Mitrione kicks Sergei ...

Matt Mitrione versus Sergei Kharitonov was struck off as a no contest after 15 seconds due to a low blow. The heavyweight contest was headlining Bellator 215 in Mohegan Sun, but had to be abandoned when Kharitonov was unable to continue. Mitrione ... Read more

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Crackdown 3 avec Terry Crews est disponible dès maintenant dans le Xbox Game Pass !

Franchement, Terry Crews est juste un génie, il vient de réussir à me convaincre, uniquement via cette vidéo, à jouer à Crackdown 3 ! Et vous savez quoi… La prochaine news sera du coup un let's play du jeu. Si si. Vive la fibre 500Mbit ! Read more

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Corteva Agriscience: Casablanca choisie comme Hub africain

La division de l'agriculture de DowDuPont , Corteva Agriscience™, vient d'inaugurer son siège officiel régional pour le Nord-Ouest et le Centre-Ouest de l'Afrique (NWAF & WCAF), à Casablanca au Maroc. Le bureau de Casablanca opérera en tant que ... Read more

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Late-race crash claims Dean again at NASCAR season-opening truck race

It wasn't the ending Gus Dan hoped for in the first race of the NASCAR Truck Series opener Friday night. The Bluffton native finished 15th in the season-opening race at Daytona after being involved in a late-race crash. Austin Hill won the race. Dean ... Read more

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Bruins beat Ducks 3-0 for 4th straight win

Jaroslav Halak is starting to round into form again. Halak made 30 saves in his fourth shutout of the season, and the Bruins beat the Anaheim Ducks 3-0 on Friday night for their fourth consecutive victory. “It's a team effort all the time,” Halak said ... Read more

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AAF 2019: How mic'd up officials turned instant replay into the star of ...

The MVP of the Alliance of American Football's Week 1 wasn't a player at all. It was a game feature -- mic'd up instant replay -- and its subject was the first touchdown in the history of the Alliance. During the second quarter of the Orlando Apollos ... Read more

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Cam Talbot traded to Flyers, Koskinen now king in Edmonton

From the moment that Mikko Koskinen signed his three year, $4.5 million per deal in January the clock was ticking on Cam Talbot's time in Edmonton. He's now been moved, sent out in a salary dump so that the Oilers can recall Andrej Sekera from the ... Read more

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Star Wars: Episode 9 Cast Wrap Photo - Every Tiny Detail We Noticed

Filming has wrapped on Star Wars Episode IX. Director-producer J.J. Abrams announced that today by tweeting out a set photo showing Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac in costume hugging each other. Abrams wrote: "It feels impossible, but today ... Read more

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3 indicted in slaying of 3-year-old boy on Ohio interstate

TOLEDO, Ohio — Two men and a 17-year-old boy have been charged with firing shots at a car on Interstate 75 in Ohio that killed a 3-year-old as his family headed home from a Thanksgiving gathering last November. The Blade reports 20-year-old Andre ... Read more

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Crise des réfugiés rohingya: l'ONU demande près d'un milliard

Les Nations unies ont demandé vendredi 920 millions de dollars pour répondre aux besoins de plus de 900 000 réfugiés rohingya au Bangladesh, ayant fui les violences en Birmanie. Ces fonds doivent aussi permettre d'assister « plus de 330 000 ... Read more

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Justice realized: Gov. Cuomo salutes those who helped make the Child Victims ...

Thursday, the Daily News hosted Gov. Cuomo for a first: In our newsroom, the state's chief executive signed a bill into law. It was the Child Victims Act, at long last giving survivors of sexual abuse as minors fair access to New York's courthouse ... Read more

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Les Islanders à Brooklyn durant les séries, sauf au premier tour

Les Islanders de New York vont jouer au Nassau Coliseum de Uniondale au premier tour des séries, s'ils y accèdent. Par contre, les Islanders disputeraient toutes les séries subséquentes au Barclays Center. L'équipe et BSE Global, qui exploitent les ... Read more

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'Nothing has been done' to save remote First Nation from mould, leaders complain

Frustrated leaders of a remote First Nation in northern Ontario say they may be forced to evacuate the community unless they get immediate help dealing with mould-infested housing and sick children. Cat Lake First Nation, located about 600 km north of ... Read more

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Federal court dismisses claim brought by Aaron Hernandez's daughter

A federal judge in Pennsylvania has dismissed a $20 million lawsuit that the 6-year-old daughter of the late Aaron Hernandez had brought against the National Football League, alleging the league failed to protect him from the effects of a degenerative ... Read more

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Karnataka MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar protests China's support to JeM Chief Masood ...

JeM has reportedly claimed responsibility for the Thursday's terror attack on a CRPF convoy near Awantipora in Kashmir's Pulwama district in which 49 of its troopers died and many injured. IANS; Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 12:41. Share @Whatsapp ... Read more

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California attorney general calls Trump's national emergency 'reckless'

Several states and organizations are preparing legal challenges to President Trump's national emergency declaration over immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border. One of them is California, whose attorney general, Xavier Becerra, talks to Amna Nawaz about ... Read more

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US judge denies request for Keystone XL pipeline pre-construction work

Expected to cost $8B, the pipeline would carry 830,000 barrels of crude a day from Alberta to Nebraska. Dave Dormer · CBC News · Posted: Feb 15, 2019 8:48 PM MT | Last Updated: February 16. TransCanada's corporate head office at 450 1st Street S.W. in ... Read more

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'Dream' homes ordered evacuated as sinkholes open in Sechelt, BC

Greg and Gerry Latham spent Friday morning scrambling to pack up family heirlooms as a series of sinkholes threatened to destroy their dream retirement home on British Columbia's Sunshine Coast. The Lathams are among 14 families in an upscale seaside ... Read more

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Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion lawsuits with NFL

Colin Kaepernick, seen above, and Eric Reid had filed collusion grievances against the NFL, saying they were blacklisted because of protests during the U.S. anthem at games. (Steven Senne/The Associated Press/file). 306 comments. Colin Kaepernick and ... Read more

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Washington state lawmakers advance limits on vaccine exemptions

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Washington state lawmakers advanced a measure Friday that would remove parents' ability to claim a personal or philosophical exemption to vaccinating their school-age children for measles as the Pacific Northwest struggles with an ... Read more

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Everest : la Chine interdit l'accès de son camp de base aux touristes

La Chine a fermé le camp de base situé de son côté du mont Everest aux simples touristes. Seuls les alpinistes ayant obtenu l'autorisation de tenter l'ascension pourront désormais y accéder. Cette décision fait suite au nombre croissant de déchets ... Read more

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Oilers can't win and can't score as playoff hopes dwindle

RALEIGH, N.C. — The losing's getting very old – just one win in the last 10 games – but it's one thing to get one goal on a two-time Stanley Cup winner like Matt Murray Wednesday in Pittsburgh. But just one in Carolina Friday against a 35-year-old ... Read more

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Rob Brant TKO's Khasan Baysangurov In The 11th Round: Results And Round-By ...

LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 20: WBA middleweight champion Ryota Murata (L) of Japan is hit with a punch from Rob Brant of the U.S. as referee Vic Drakulich looks on during the 12th round of their title fight at Park Theater at Monte Carlo Resort and Casino ... Read more

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Journey to the Center of the Earth? Newly discovered subterranean mountains ...

Even after dodging ball lightning, encountering live dinosaurs and something that could very well be Bigfoot, and getting spewed out by a monster volcano, there is one thing even Jules Verne's Professor Lidenbrock didn't see when he ventured toward our ... Read more

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Wright State rallies to top NKU in Horizon League showdown

Wright State overcame a 16-point first-half deficit and pulled out a 81-77 victory over Northern Kentucky in a Horizon League showdown at the Nutter Center on Friday. Bill Wampler tossed in a career-high 29 points and Loudon Love had 20 points and 11 ... Read more

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Runner recounts killing mountain lion in 'fight for survival'

By Agence France-Presse. A Colorado trail runner who survived a mountain lion attack by suffocating the animal said on Thursday that the encounter that has made him the stuff of legend was “a fight for survival.” (PIXABAY / MANILA BULLETIN). “One of ... Read more