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Wayne very rarely had a slump, Oilers great Mark Messier recalled Friday. But when the team had a slump, often times the Oilers would surprise Wayne and fly Walter in...
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As COVID 19 vaccination efforts unfold worldwide, there will inevitably be moments of progress and setbacks. The Star offers a daily look at the “one step forward, one step back, ” nature...
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Toronto leaders welcomed a double dose of good news Friday that should speed up the immunization of Torontonians against COVID 19. The federal government announced faster delivery of Pfizer BioNTech , with...
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TORONTO While public health measures to help limit the spread of COVID 19 have made some Canadians feel lonely or isolated, experts say these restrictions have had the...
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Tofino, BC For the majority of Steve Howard’s life, he lived by the phrase, “real men don’t cry.” “Back in my day we were always taught not to cry, ”...
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The young climate activists who commanded national attention by leading massive street protests before COVID 19 expect the Canadian government to display much more climate ambition in its upcoming budget. “It...
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She works with urban Indigenous children and youth in foster care, connecting them to the land, and to their distinct and diverse cultures. “Our children are especially looking for that...
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CALGARY Its been a challenging and emotional three year process for a Calgary couple to adopt their baby internationally during the pandemic and they say there are more...
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NEW ORLEANS A nearly $2 billion plan to divert water and sediment from the Mississippi River to rebuild land in southeastern Louisiana — considered the cornerstone of the state’s...
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BISMARCK, N.D. After the North Dakota House voted to expel a lawmaker accused of a long pattern of sexually harassing women at the Capitol, attention has turned to a...
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JACKSON, Mich. A war veteran who said he believes in small government explained Friday how he became an FBI informant in a federal investigation of an alleged plot to...
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JUNEAU, Alaska The Alaska House on Friday rebuked comments Rep. Zack Fields made about a female colleague’s physical appearance during what was supposed to be a birthday tribute to...
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VICTORIA Tax changes targeting sugary drinks and e commerce services based outside of B.C. will come into effect on April 1 after being delayed by the COVID 19 pandemic. The B.C....
Business
Boeing CEO David Calhoun declined a salary and performance bonus for most of last year but still received stock benefits that pushed the estimated value of his compensation to more...
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CALGARY The Alberta Energy Regulator says it is suspending licences for thousands of wells and pipelines after an oil and gas producer failed to bring its operations into regulatory...
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TORONTO Frustrations stemming from COVID 19 travel restrictions boiled over during a conference call Thursday when top executives at auto parts manufacturer Martinrea derided the health measures, saying it’s “time...
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The Broncos went ahead Friday and tagged their star safety for the second consecutive year. They have until July 15 to work out a long term deal or Simmons would have...
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DENVER Prosecutors said Friday that Broncos star linebacker Von Miller won’t face criminal charges following an investigation by police in a Denver suburb. In a statement, the District Attorney’s...
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The Stockyards’ newest slaughterhouse is likely here to stay, much to the chagrin of the Toronto neighbourhood’s residents. At a virtual community meeting Wednesday evening, chief planner Gregg Lintern told...
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As a teenage defenceman with the Barrie Colts and one of the top prospects for this summer’s NHL entry draft, Brandt Clarke faced an uncertain future. The coronavirus had shut...