Olympic women's soccer bracket: Standings, what to know, what's next at Paris Olympics
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Quick Glance: Refugee Olympic Team's Journey to Paris 2024
  • As the Refugee Olympic Team of 37 athletes from 15 different countries prepares for the 2024 Olympics in Paris, they represent over 100 million displaced individuals.

  • The team will follow Greece at the opening ceremony, highlighting the growing number of refugees worldwide.

  • Many athletes have faced displacement and trauma, using sports as a coping mechanism.

  • Each member of the team has a unique story, serving as an inspiration for millions of displaced individuals globally.
Oilers hire ex-Blackhawks executive Bowman as new general manager: The Edmonton Oilers have hired former Chicago Blackhawks executive Stan Bowman to be their new ...
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Oilers hire ex-Blackhawks executive Bowman as new general manager
Quick Glance: Stan Bowman, Oilers GM Appointment Following Blackhawks Controversy
  • The Edmonton Oilers have appointed Stan Bowman as their General Manager and Executive Vice President of Hockey Operations, making him the first former Chicago Blackhawks executive to be rehired by an NHL team since the team's sexual assault case became public in recent years.

  • Bowman, aged 51, played a pivotal role in the Blackhawks' Stanley Cup victories in 2010, 2013, and 2015.

  • Becoming the 11th General Manager in Oilers' history, Bowman takes over from Ken Holland, a Hall of Fame manager whose contract was not extended following the Oilers' loss to the Florida Panthers in seven games at the Stanley Cup Final.

  • NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman stated that Bowman, Quenneville, and MacIsaac were deemed ineligible to work in the league after the investigation into the Blackhawks. Bettman mentioned earlier this month that they could all return to the league under 'appropriate conditions,' showing a continued 'commitment' to engaging in various programs aimed at effectively addressing alleged incidents of abuse.
One Polar Bear Killed Another While Visitors Looked On at a Canadian Zoo: Baffin the polar bear was killed by another polar bear called Siku when Siku bit and ...
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One Polar Bear Killed Another While Visitors Looked On at a Canadian Zoo
Trump, 78, just called himself a 'fine and brilliant young man': The former president said in a Truth Social post that Kamala Harris had "terrible pole numbers ...
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Trump, 78, just called himself a 'fine and brilliant young man'
Yellowstone hydrothermal explosion sends tourists running from smoke, debris: The extent of the damage done by the explosion is unknown at this time and the area ...
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Yellowstone hydrothermal explosion sends tourists running from smoke ...
Quick Glance: Area Closure in Yellowstone Park After Hydrothermal Event
  • A situation in the Biscuit Basin Region in the Yellowstone National Park in the Western United States led to a temporary closure due to a hydrothermal event, as announced by park officials.

  • No injuries were reported following the incident that took place near the Sapphire Pool.

  • Further investigation is needed to assess the extent of the damage caused.

  • According to the USGS, significant hydrothermal explosions occur approximately every 700 years.
Top U.K. rider out of Olympics after horse-whipping video surfaces: One of Britain's most decorated Olympians is out of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games as she faces ...
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Top U.K. rider out of Olympics after horse-whipping video surfaces
Quick Glance: Charlotte Dujardin Investigation: Impact on British Dressage
  • Charlotte Dujardin, a prominent British dressage Olympian, has been provisionally suspended by the FEI, the equestrian governing body.

  • Suspension followed a controversial video showing Dujardin striking a horse with a whip during training.

  • Despite expressing regret and willingness to take responsibility, Dujardin will step back from competitions during the investigation.

  • FEI and other associations have also imposed provisional suspensions, aiming for expeditious investigations due to significant impacts on equestrian sports and animal welfare.
Kamala Harris kicks off campaign with small lead over Donald Trump: poll: Vice-President Kamala Harris led former president Donald Trump 44 per cent to 42 per ...
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Kamala Harris kicks off campaign with small lead over Donald Trump: poll
Bank of Canada cuts interest rates once more, trims growth prospects: Households have cut back discretionary spending as they set aside money to pay debt ...
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Bank of Canada cuts interest rates once more, trims growth prospects
Prince George 'idolises' Prince William and is 'cut from the same cloth' as him: Prince George has often been spotted mirroring his father Prince William in ...
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Prince George 'idolises' Prince William and is 'cut from the same cloth' ...
Elon Musk Attends Netanyahu’s Speech To Congress As His Guest: Netanyahu is speaking to Congress about Israel’s war with Hamas.
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Elon Musk Attends Netanyahu’s Speech To Congress As His Guest
Quick Glance: Netanyahu's Defends Israel in Congress
  • Netanyahu vigorously defended Israel's military campaign in Congress, emphasizing the alliance with the USA.

  • He called on the USA to support Israel in the fight against common enemies.

  • He discussed conditions for the end of the war and received applause from Republicans while Democrats were absent.

  • Protests against Netanyahu occurred outside the Capitol, and he planned meetings with Biden and Trump post-war.
Light it up! Snoop Dogg will carry Olympic torch during final leg in Paris: American rapper Snoop Dogg will carry the Olympic torch through Saint-Denis in Paris ...
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Light it up! Snoop Dogg will carry Olympic torch during final leg in Paris
Quick Glance: Paris Olympics: Snoop Dogg Leads Celebrity Torch Relay
  • The US rapper will carry the flame through Paris streets on Friday, uniting people through sports and togetherness values.

  • Snoop Dogg, real name Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr., 52, will carry it through Saint-Denis, the Paris suburb housing the Olympic Stadium and Aquatics Centre.

  • Other carriers in Saint-Denis on Friday include French actress Laetitia Casta, French rapper MC Solaar, and Ukrainian retired pole-vaulter Sergey Bubka.

  • The identity of the final torch bearer for the lighting of the Olympic flame remains a closely guarded secret.
Sales of GTA new homes were at a record low in the first half of 2023. This year, they’re more than 50 per cent lower
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Sales of GTA new homes were at a record low in the first half of 2023 ...
Sellers in Toronto wrestle with a difficult question: Is it time to slash prices?
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Sellers in Toronto wrestle with a difficult question: Is it time to slash ...
Sam Smith Says ‘Awful’ Skiing Accident Left Them Unable To Walk For A Month: “I got taken down in a blood bag,” said the English singer, who tore their ACL on ...
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Sam Smith Says ‘Awful’ Skiing Accident Left Them Unable To Walk For A ...
Quick Glance: Sam Smith couldn't walk for a month after 'awful' ski accident
  • The singer tore their anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) after tackling a challenging slope.

  • Smith was unable to walk properly for a month following the accident.

  • Opting for a non-surgical route, Smith still faced difficulties in walking.

  • Smith recently marked the 10th anniversary of their song 'Stay With Me' with more inclusive lyrics.
Why Canada’s Assistant Soccer Coach Has Been Removed From the Olympic Team: The news comes after New Zealand said a drone operated by a Canadian team staffer was ...
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Why Canada’s Assistant Soccer Coach Has Been Removed From the Olympic Team
Bite with devastating effect: Wild game costs polar bear its life in Calgary Zoo: Zoo visitors in Calgary are amazed at how long the male polar bear "Baffin" can ...
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Bite with devastating effect: Wild game costs polar bear its life in ...
Polar bear drowns in zoo after 'rough play': Seven-year-old Baffin went for a dip in his enclosure and never resurfaced, as a crowd watched on.
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Polar bear drowns in zoo after 'rough play'
Don't be surprised to encounter Canadians in metro Detroit on federal holidays: Some Canadians make the trip to metro Detroit attractions during public holidays ...
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Don't be surprised to encounter Canadians in metro Detroit on federal ...
These athletes have been named Canada's Olympic flag-bearers: Decorated sprinter Andre De Grasse and Olympic weightlifting champion Maude Charron will carry ...
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These athletes have been named Canada's Olympic flag-bearers
Tens of thousands flee forest fires in Canadian national park: Several forest fires in the largest national park in the Canadian Rocky Mountains have forced up ...
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Tens of thousands flee forest fires in Canadian national park
Canada’s popular Jasper National Park ordered to evacuate as fire nears: An emergency alert warned residents and guests that they must be out by 3 a.m. ...
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Canada’s popular Jasper National Park ordered to evacuate as fire nears
Quick Glance: Evacuation Ordered for Jasper National Park Due to Fire Threat
  • An evacuation was mandated for Canada's Jasper National Park and the town of Jasper on Monday night as a wildfire approached the area.

  • Residents were advised to evacuate by 3 a.m. local time in response to a wildfire located south of the town.

  • Jasper is home to approximately 4,500 residents and is a popular destination for tourists in the Canadian Rockies.

  • As reported by the Canadian Interagency Forest Fire Center, there were roughly 400 uncontrolled fires nationwide on Monday, with Alberta accounting for 56 of them.
Canada's Teck Resources beats second-quarter profit estimates: Canadian miner Teck Resources beat second-quarter profit estimates on Wednesday ...
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Canada's Teck Resources beats second-quarter profit estimates
2025 Honda Civic Si Adds Heated Seats the Type R Still Doesn’t Have: The Civic Si gains heated seats and shift lights in the instrument cluster for 2025—two ...
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2025 Honda Civic Si Adds Heated Seats the Type R Still Doesn’t Have
Couple Who Attempted to Cross Atlantic Found Dead in Lifeboat: James Brett Clibbery and his wife, Sarah Justine Packwood, had left Nova Scotia on June 11 ...
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Couple Who Attempted to Cross Atlantic Found Dead in Lifeboat
Quick Glance: Couple Discovered Deceased during Atlantic Sailing Expedition
  • Authorities recovered the remains of two sailors who were attempting to sail from Nova Scotia to the Azores using renewable energy in a Canadian national park this month, four weeks after their disappearance.

  • Upon receiving reports on July 10th, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police found a 10-foot inflatable lifeboat with human remains at Sable Island National Park Reserve, as stated in an official press release.

  • The couple extensively shared their sailing adventures and trips on various social media platforms. They specifically mentioned that their 42-foot GibSea sailboat was fueled by electricity and solar power.
At least six dead and seven missing after fishing vessel sinks off the Falklands: Two other fishing boats rescued 14 people who had made it onto a life raft ...
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At least six dead and seven missing after fishing vessel sinks off the ...
Tyler Perry's musical request for Meghan and Harry when they left his mansion: When Prince Harry, Meghan Markle and Prince Archie quit their senior royal roles ...
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Tyler Perry's musical request for Meghan and Harry when they left his ...
Murkomen: The Sh700m man with a taste of the finer things of life: From expensive shoes that he revealed to cost about Sh80,000, a Sh50,000 belt, and a Sh900 ...
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Murkomen: The Sh700m man with a taste of the finer things of life
Quick Glance: Murkomen: The 700-Million Man with a Taste for the Finer Things in Life
  • Kipchumba Murkomen's tenure as Transport Minister was marked by lavish spending that irked taxpayers, including expensive shoes, belts, and watches. His office cutlery was gold-plated, further emphasizing his penchant for luxurious items.

  • During his term, there were various issues such as leaking roofs at the airport and power outages. His estimation of 700 million shillings for various projects caused a stir and mockery in the public eye.

  • Murkomen's handling of strikes at Kenya Airways and power outages at the airport showcased his qualities as a lawyer and lawmaker. However, his decisions and statements were critically scrutinized by the public.

  • The former Transport Minister faced challenges in regulating road traffic and financing repairs and new projects. Despite his resignation as a minister, he had impacts on the traffic situation in Kenya, especially regarding fee increases and reforms in the taxi industry.
My son’s girlfriend walks around our cottage in her underwear. She also sits in our son’s lap and kisses him passionately ...
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My son’s girlfriend walks around our cottage in her underwear ...
Being a tall woman is empowering — our height and natural ability to stand out should be embraced
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Being a tall woman is empowering — our height and natural ability to stand ...
The Earth set a record for hottest day ever – then broke it 1 day later: On Monday, the daily global average temperature reached a new record high at 17.15 C ...
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The Earth set a record for hottest day ever – then broke it 1 day later
Quick Glance: World's Hottest Day Recorded, Land Temperatures to Surpass
  • July 21 marked the hottest day globally with a surface air temperature of 17.09 degrees Celsius.

  • Experts caution about escalating land warming exceeding global averages.

  • Climate change and extreme heat are exacerbated by fossil fuel consumption.

  • Scientists predict 2024 may surpass previous records as temperatures continue to rise.
Matvei Michkov will have Nic Deslauriers watching his back when he hits the ice for the Flyers 🤝
Prince William proves he's most modern Royal Family member with WhatsApp hack: The heir to the throne made tens of millions in his first year at the helm of the ...
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Prince William proves he's most modern Royal Family member with WhatsApp ...
UAE issues warning to citizens in Canada due to forest fires - News | Khaleej Times
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UAE issues warning to citizens in Canada due to forest fires - News | ...
Quick Glance: IOC Announces Hosts for Winter Games 2030 and 2034
  • France and Salt Lake City have been chosen as hosts for the Olympic Winter Games in 2030 and 2034. The French Alps and Salt Lake City (USA) are the selected venues.

  • The decision was announced at an IOC press conference, subject to financial and organizational guarantees from the government and regional authorities.

  • With both bids already named preferred candidates in November, the selection was made without opposing candidates. Salt Lake City had previously hosted the Games in 2002.

  • The planning for future Winter Games in France and Salt Lake City aims to utilize existing competition venues. In the long term, climate change poses a challenge for hosting Winter Games.
Bev Priestman will not coach the #CANWNT ’s Olympic opener against New Zealand following two incidents that saw a drone be used to record New Zealand’s practice ... Show more
The Blue Jays won’t shop Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Bo Bichette, Kevin Gausman, Chris Bassitt or José Berríos ahead of the MLB trade deadline ... Show more
Remy Cointreau's shares hit lowest since 2016 after quarterly sales miss: Remy Cointreau's shares hit their lowest in eight years on Wednesday as a first-quarter ...
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Remy Cointreau's shares hit lowest since 2016 after quarterly sales miss
Pacers, Andrew Nembhard agree on contract extension: Andrew Nembhard, the first pick of the second round in 2022, is eligible for an extension ...
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Pacers, Andrew Nembhard agree on contract extension
One of Canada's new navy ships stopped in Hawaii after taking on water: The HMCS Max Bernays, one of the country's newest navy ships is tied up in a U.S ...
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One of Canada's new navy ships stopped in Hawaii after taking on water
Labor groups begin to unite behind Harris' campaign — but some holdouts remain: Many of America's largest labor unions have now announced their endorsements of ...
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Labor groups begin to unite behind Harris' campaign — but some holdouts ...
Army releases statement after serving soldier 'repeatedly stabbed' by knifeman: A soldier has sustained serious injuries in a stabbing near Brompton Barracks ...
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Army releases statement after serving soldier 'repeatedly stabbed' by ...
Quick Glance: Soldier sustains serious injuries after knife attack in Kent
  • A soldier is in critical condition after being stabbed near the barracks

  • A 24-year-old man arrested for attempted murder

  • Knives found at the scene, no terrorism connection

  • Increased police presence in the area, investigation ongoing
Jasper wildfire: Firefighters expect challenging conditions as blaze creeps closer to townsite
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Jasper wildfire: Firefighters expect challenging conditions as blaze ...
WestJet will soon offer some travellers free Wi-Fi on flights: Some WestJet travellers will soon be able to stay connected on their flights ...
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WestJet will soon offer some travellers free Wi-Fi on flights
Moment ‘masked motorbike knifeman’ is arrested after soldier stabbed: The man was found severely 200m away from Brompton Barracks in Chatham, Kent, at around 6pm ...
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Moment ‘masked motorbike knifeman’ is arrested after soldier stabbed
Bank of Canada cuts key interest rate to 4.5% with hints of more to come: The Bank of Canada's key interest rate fell by 25 basis points on Wednesday ...
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Bank of Canada cuts key interest rate to 4.5% with hints of more to come
25,000 ordered to evacuate as wildfires burn in Canada's Jasper National Park: The town of Jasper and Jasper National Park in Alberta have closed.
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25,000 ordered to evacuate as wildfires burn in Canada's Jasper National ...
These paddleboarders were filled with joy after spotting a tiny sea turtle swimming out to sea off the coast of Naples, Florida. ABC News - Breaking News, Latest News and Videos
A three-day rave in an industrial warehouse: Sojourn Festival is the newest showcase for Toronto’s underground electronic scene
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A three-day rave in an industrial warehouse: Sojourn Festival is the ...
Garage clothing rebrand draws backlash over racy ad: ‘More like GarBage’: In Garage's new denim advertisement, several women model the jeans while they undress ...
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Garage clothing rebrand draws backlash over racy ad: ‘More like GarBage’
2 dead, 2 others injured in ‘gun battle’ shooting at Toronto plaza: Toronto Police say two people are dead and two others are injured after a 'gun battle' style ...
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2 dead, 2 others injured in ‘gun battle’ shooting at Toronto plaza
Sonya Massey: Bodycam shows Illinois deputy shooting Black woman in her home: Sonya Massey had called 911 to report someone prowling near her home when she was ...
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Sonya Massey: Bodycam shows Illinois deputy shooting Black woman in her ...
Quick Glance: Deputy Charged with Killing Sonya Massey
  • Illinois deputy Sean Grayson, charged with fatally shooting Sonya Massey, had a history of job changes and DUI charges.

  • Grayson faces multiple murder charges related to the shooting at Massey's home. His law enforcement certification is suspended. Police released body-camera footage of the incident. Officials criticize Grayson's actions as unjustified deadly force.
Royal Family to buy two new helicopters as figures reveal cost of flights: Despite the King once being quoted as saying he was 'pretty allergic' to ...
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Royal Family to buy two new helicopters as figures reveal cost of flights
Famed national park evacuated in Canada as fires threaten the area: Dangerous wildfires forced a town and a major national park in Canada’s Alberta Province to ...
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Famed national park evacuated in Canada as fires threaten the area
Everybody seems to love Zuck right now: Mark Zuckerberg is winning praise from rivals including Elon Musk for open-sourcing Meta's AI model following the release ...
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Everybody seems to love Zuck right now