Trump grants poultry pardons to turkeys Peas and Carrots

12 min atras | National Post (Canadá (Inglês))

WASHINGTON — In an annual Thanksgiving tradition, President Donald Trump has used the power of his office to keep a pair of turkeys off the holiday table. Trumps poultry pardon means the two turkeys — a 39-pound bird named Peas and a 41-pounder... View details »

Samsung reportedly planning five flagship phone models for early 2019

12 min atras | Ars Technica (Canadá (Inglês))

Were rapidly approaching 2019, and that means it will soon be time for Samsungs yearly Galaxy S flagship launch. The company has been facing declining smartphone sales for some time now, and if the latest Wall Street Journal report is to be believed,... View details »

Get ´em while they´re hot: Why a coming drop in the sun´s activity means dimmer northern lights

12 min atras | Edmonton Journal (Canadá (Inglês))

There is something to the concern, even if it has been hyped and the northern lights are almost certain to keep shining as long as the sun keeps burning. Joseph Brean. Updated: November 20, 2018. The aurora borealis, also known as Northern Lights,...and more View details »

Harris ready for spotlight as Redblacks face Stampeders in Grey Cup

12 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

OTTAWA — Before the regular season even started, Rick Campbell had a feeling something special was brewing with his Ottawa Redblacks. As we were going through training camp, I just thought there was something about these guys — that they had the... View details »

JR Smith away from Cavaliers as team works on trade

12 min atras | ESPN (Canadá (Inglês))

JR Smith and the Cleveland Cavaliers have mutually agreed for him to leave the team as both sides work to find a trade, sources told ESPN. The team issued a statement Tuesday acknowledging the arrangement. The organization wishes JR and his family... View details »

Doug Ford says he´s not looking to become prime minister, focusing on Ontario

12 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

WATCH ABOVE: At a media availability on Tuesday, Ontario Premier Doug Ford called on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to roll back its small business tax reforms and abandon the planned federal carbon tax. View details »

Your Cat´s Tongue Is a Masterpiece of Design

12 min atras | Smithsonian (Canadá (Inglês))

One day, research engineer Alexis Noels cat, Murphy, was blithely licking away—as cats do—when he got his tongue stuck on a microfiber blanket. The cat licked himself free, but Noel was fascinated by the process, and wondered why the felines tongue... View details »

Diabetes type 2 - the breakfast ´superfood´ that could prevent high blood sugar

12 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

Diabetes affects almost four million people in the UK, and 90 per cent of all cases are caused by type 2 diabetes. The condition is caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, or the body not reacting to insulin. But making some ... View details »

Walmart requests a refund from Republican senator who said she would attend a public hanging

12 min atras | MarketWatch (Canadá (Inglês))

Walmart Inc. said it no longer supports Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, a Republican from Mississippi, after a video of the senator saying she would sit in the “front row” at a “public hanging” went viral, and the retail giant has asked for its campaign ... View details »

Bank of Canada planning thorough review of inflation targeting as post-crisis world exposes flaws in system

12 min atras | Financial Post (Canadá (Inglês))

The Bank of Canada is preparing the most thorough review of its inflation targeting mandate in three decades to gauge whether it would be better off switching to a new framework, the central banks No. 2 official said. In a speech Tuesday in Montreal ... View details »

Business group calls for back-to-work legislation to end Canada Post strike

12 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

A group that represents small and medium-sized Canadian businesses is calling on the federal government to pass back-to-work legislation to end the Canada Post strike, arguing that two-thirds of their members have been hurt by the dispute. The Canadian... View details »

Raptors´ Kawhi Leonard: Back in action Tuesday

27 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

Leonard (rest) will play in Tuesdays game against the Magic, Eric Smith of Sportsnet 590 The Fan reports. Leonard sat out Saturdays win over the Bulls for rest purposes since it was the second game of a back-to-back set, but hell be back in the ... View details »

Report: Cavs´ to sit Smith while they work out trade

27 min atras | TSN (Canadá (Inglês))

The J.R. Smith era is over in Cleveland. According to Joe Vardon of The Athletic, Smith will no longer be actively with the team and will work out on his own while the Cavs seek to deal him. Vardon adds that the breakup between the two sides is ... View details »

Russia, Which Has Tried to Manipulate Interpol, Is Poised to Lead It

28 min atras | New York Times (Canadá (Inglês))

BRUSSELS — Gathered at a glitzy Dubai resort this week for their annual conference, the leaders of Interpol hoped to emerge from the shadow of the controversy that erupted after Beijing snatched the agencys Chinese president and unilaterally ... View details »

A$AP Rocky Samples Tame Impala on New Song “Sundress”

28 min atras | SPIN (Canadá (Inglês))

In a meeting of two musicians whose work you might describe as “well-crafted and stylish,” A$AP Rocky has released a new song that heavily samples Tame Impala. Its called “Sundress,” and its built around an instrumental loop and a variation of the ... View details »

Review: Creed II is a really satisfying Rocky movie

28 min atras | NOW Magazine (Canadá (Inglês))

CREED II (Steven Caple, Jr.). 130 minutes. Some subtitles. Now playing. See listing. Rating: NNN. If Ryan Cooglers Creed had to escape the shadow of the Rocky franchise, Steven Caple Jr.s Creed II has a bigger challenge: it has to escape the shadow ... View details »

Doug Ford says he hasn´t asked top staffer whether he intervened at OPG

28 min atras | The Globe and Mail (Canadá (Inglês))

Ontario Premier Doug Ford says he doesnt believe his chief of staff, Dean French, intervened to have a former Progressive Conservative aide fired at Ontario Power Generation (OPG) – but says he hasnt asked. Under questioning from reporters on Tuesday ...and more View details »

US issues new sanctions targeting Iranian-Russian network over oil shipments to Syria

43 min atras | The Globe and Mail (Canadá (Inglês))

The United States on Tuesday said it sanctioned six individuals and three entities to disrupt an Iranian-Russian network that it said was providing millions of barrels of oil to the Syrian government and funding militant groups Hamas and Hezbollah. View details »

Which Amazon Echo Should You Buy?

43 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

So youve decided to buy an Amazon Echo smart speaker? But before you can begin giving Alexa orders, you have to select a specific model from Amazons wide range of offerings. That daunting task has gotten even harder in recent weeks with the company... View details »

Google´s Digital Wellbeing features are now available for all Pixel phones

43 min atras | The Verge (Canadá (Inglês))

Googles Digital Wellbeing features, designed to help you more responsibly use mobile software and prevent distractions, have officially exited the beta phase and are now available for all Google Pixel phones running Android 9 Pie, per 9to5Google ... View details »

Team ejected from World Curling Tour event for overdrinking

43 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

A curling team skipped by Jamie Koe that featured 2014 Olympic champion Ryan Fry was ejected from an Alberta bonspiel over the weekend for what organizers called unsportsmanlike behaviour resulting from excessive drinking. The team was tossed from... View details »

Canadiens´ Noah Juulsen out indefinitely with facial fracture

43 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

Canadiens defenseman Noah Juulsen is sidelined indefinitely with a facial fracture, the team announced on Tuesday. Defenseman Noah Juulsen is sidelined indefinitely with a facial fracture. MEDICAL UPDATE ➡ View details »

Diving into the source of Serge Ibaka´s renewal

43 min atras | Raptors Republic (Canadá (Inglês))

Only months after a disastrous post-season performance and correspondingly being written off entirely by the Raptors fan base, Serge Ibaka is enjoying the best offensive season of his career. His shift to nearly full-time center minutes has coincided ... View details »

Update: Atwater underwater after Gaz Métro workers cut through pipe

43 min atras | Montreal Gazette (Canadá (Inglês))

Water poured into the tunnel, which is just south of the Atwater Market. Some streets around the tunnel were also flooded. Montreal Gazette. Updated: November 20, 2018. The Atwater Tunnel and surrounding streets flooded Nov. 20 when construction... View details »

Free lung disease screening clinics being offered across PEI

43 min atras | The Guardian (Canadá (Inglês))

Health P.E.I. is holding a series of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease screening clinics, Nov. 6-29, in communities across the province. COPD is a lung disease that includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema. The condition, which causes coughing,... View details »

A$AP Rocky shares Danger Mouse-produced ´Sundress´

43 min atras | Variance Magazine (Canadá (Inglês))

A$AP Rocky apparently isnt taking the holiday week off. He just dropped a new song called Sundress, which arrived Tuesday with a video directed by Frank Lebon. The track samples Tame Impalas Why Wont You Make Up Your Mind? and was... View details »

Blac Chyna BLASTS Rob Kardashian: You´re Selfish! You´re Lazy! You´re Depriving Our Daughter!

43 min atras | The Hollywood Gossip (Canadá (Inglês))

Blac Chyna is standing up for her daughter. By putting down her former fiance. blac/kard. The reality star has taken her biggest swing in ages at ex-boyfriend Rob Kardashian, blasting him as a cheapskate who wont give their daughter the life she deserves. View details »

With the obvious exception of Jamie Foxx, Robin Hood is an absolute trash fire

43 min atras | National Post (Canadá (Inglês))

At a recent preview screening of Robin Hood, some 400 cinema-goers and critics each gave two hours of their lives to director Otto Bathurst and his cast of merry men (and a couple of women). All told, thats about one collective month of time spent ... View details »

In ´Creed II,´ Dolph Lundgren is happy he has better lines

43 min atras | National Post (Canadá (Inglês))

PHILADELPHIA — Being cast as the villain Soviet boxer Ivan Drago in “Rocky IV” launched Dolph Lundgrens acting career. But he had a brainier path if that didnt work out. The 61-year old actor holds a masters degree in chemical engineering and was ... View details »

Massachusetts opens first legal marijuana shops on East Coast

43 min atras | The Independent (Canadá (Inglês))

A town mayor was among the first to line up to buy legal marijuana in Massachusetts which became the first state along the eastern seaboard to allow the sale of the drug for recreational use. The state is the first of at least two where dispensaries ... View details »

Imperfect inflation target may need overhaul: Bank of Canada

43 min atras | The Globe and Mail (Canadá (Inglês))

The decade-long aftermath of the financial crisis has exposed flaws in the Bank of Canadas inflation-fighting mandate that may need fixing, a top bank official says. The central bank has launched a “thorough review” of alternatives to the 2 per cent ...and more View details »

Ride Hailing Is Coming, but Who´s Protecting Drivers from Exploitation?

43 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

As the British Columbia government moves to allow ride-hailing companies to operate in the province, it needs to do more to protect drivers from exploitation, said BC Federation of Labour President Irene Lanzinger. View details »

Stephen Colbert breaks character when fake Melania Trump mentions the president´s ´privates´

59 min atras | Raw Story (Canadá (Inglês))

“Late Show” host Stephen Colbert tried to remain serious while he was speaking with fake first lady Melania Trump, who was gearing up for the White House Thanksgiving. But when the first lady took a serious turn, Colbert broke into hysterics. Mrs ...and more View details »

Rogers/Fido Black Friday 2018 Deals: $0 iPhone 8, $50/4GB Plan, Amazon Gift Cards and More

59 min atras | iPhone in Canada (press release) (blog) (Canadá (Inglês))

Rogers and Fido have posted Black Friday deals for 2018, offering some handsets for $0 on two-year contracts, plus bonuses such as $100 gift cards and more. Heres whats available…and more View details »

Civilization 6: Gathering Storm will introduce disasters and player-created climate change

59 min atras | PC Gamer (Canadá (Inglês))

Civilization 6: Gathering Storm, has been announced as the games second expansion. Following the central theme of “Man vs Environment,” it will require your civilization to deal with issues of climate change in the late game, when industrialization ... View details »

2019 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2018 Honda CR-V Comparison: Crossover Showdown

59 min atras | Motor Trend (Canadá (Inglês))

Another year, another Toyota versus Honda faceoff. Last year, Hondas redesigned Accord midsized sedan took on the sportiest Camry ever and won. In fact, it wasnt much of a contest. The Toyota was much improved over its predecessor, but the Honda was... View details »

Why Ken Hitchcock is the perfect hire for the Oilers right now

59 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

Ken Hitchcock is old Edmonton, getting his start coaching midget hockey there while sharpening skates at an iconic local sporting goods store called United Cycle. He learned to coach watching the legend Clare Drake run practices at the University of ... View details »

Bruins´ Patrice Bergeron out at least 4 weeks with rib injury

59 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

The Boston Bruins will be without centre Patrice Bergeron for at least four weeks, the latest in a long list of injuries affecting the club. Bergeron, 33, was injured Friday in a game against the Dallas Stars and missed Saturdays game against the ... View details »

Mike Yeo is Gone: Now What?

59 min atras | The Hockey Writers (Canadá (Inglês))

Monday nights 2-0 loss to the Los Angeles Kings was a new low for the St. Louis Blues. As bad as things had gotten throughout the season, a home loss to the last place team in the NHL, with an unheard of fourth string goalie pitching a shutout no less ... View details »

Scientists say Alzheimer vaccine could soon be tested on patients

59 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

A vaccine against Alzheimers has come a step closer to reality after scientists succeeded in preventing the build-up of toxic brain proteins linked to the disease. Experiments on mice showed that the DNA vaccine, injected into skin, could potentially ... View details »

UK should rethink Interpol role if Russian gets top job, MPs say

59 min atras | The Guardian (Canadá (Inglês))

The government is under pressure from across the political spectrum to rethink the UKs involvement in Interpol if the global policing cooperation organisation elects a Russian official as president this week. Alexander Prokopchuk, a veteran of the ... View details »

WWE Raw And Smackdown Desperately Need To Make An NXT Call-Up

59 min atras | Forbes (Canadá (Inglês))

I thoroughly enjoyed Survivor Series and the week of programming before the pay-per-view, but Monday nights episode of Raw was a significant downgrade. Quite frankly, we shouldnt expect to see anything too different from Smackdown on Tuesday. View details »

Blac Chyna Slams Rob Kardashian For Denying Baby ´Luxury Lifestyle´

59 min atras | HotNewHipHop (Canadá (Inglês))

Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian are having trouble coming to an agreement concerning their financial roles are parents. Kardashian, who had been paying $20 000 in child support for their daughter, has formally requested to reverse the situation. The man... View details »

´Sex and the City´ planned to kill off a major character in third movie

59 min atras | (Canadá (Inglês))

Writers working on Sex And The City 3 reportedly had plans to kill off a central character in the film. In December 2016, it was reported that a script for a third and final movie following Sarah Jessica Parkers Carrie Bradshaw had been signed off, a ... View details »

Bank of Canada to review policy framework, hints at big changes

59 min atras | Nasdaq (Canadá (Inglês))

By David Ljunggren. OTTAWA, Nov 20 (Reuters) - The Bank of Canada will review its monetary policies and is open to making major changes, including a move away from its long-standing practice of targeting inflation, a senior official said on Tuesday.and more View details »

Chris Wallace offers tips for moderating Thanksgiving dinner arguments on Colbert´s ´Late Show´

1 hr atras | The Hill (blog) (Canadá (Inglês))

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace shared tips for keeping Thanksgiving dinner arguments from getting out of hand during an appearance Monday on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Im Fox News anchor Chris Wallace, you may know me from your... View details »

Fossil Sport Smartwatch review: new watch, same old tricks

1 hr atras | The Verge (Canadá (Inglês))

For the past few years, Googles Wear OS smartwatch platform has been best described as in a rut. While Apple has been making impressive strides with the Apple Watch and even Samsung has turned its Gear lineup into competent smartwatches, Wear OS... View details »

Bergeron (shoulder) out upwards of 4 weeks

1 hr atras | TSN (Canadá (Inglês))

It looks like the Boston Bruins will be without forward Patrice Bergeron for an extended period of time. Not head related. Suspected shoulder and upwards of 4 weeks...according to sources. Nice work @KathrynTappen — Darren... View details »

Serge Ibaka giving Raptors everything Magic wish he´d done in Orlando

1 hr atras | National Post (Canadá (Inglês))

ORLANDO — Its safe to say the Orlando Magic would love to take a Mulligan on the teams 2016 Serge Ibaka acquisition from Oklahoma City. The Magic surrendered future all-star Victor Oladipo and the rights to Domantas Sabonis, who has become one of... View details »

Give Edwards, Moore a look as Chiefs, Rams hit bye week

1 hr atras | TSN (Canadá (Inglês))

This is the final time you will have to deal with byes this season — but the most challenging. The Rams and Chiefs have a break after their historic Monday night shootout, two prolific teams with numerous fantasy stars. Tough timing, with many owners ... View details »