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Experts: Floyd’s health issues don’t affect homicide ruling

Experts: Floyd’s health issues don’t affect homicide ruling

George Floyd had drugs in his system and severe heart disease when a Minneapolis police officer put a knee to his neck, but independent experts said the medical problems revealed in the full autopsy report don’t change the conclusion that the handcuf

Influencer Jake Paul faces charges after Arizona mall riot

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Social media influencer Jake Paul faces misdemeanour charges following a riot at a mall outside Phoenix, police said Thursday.

VMedia launches live, on-demand streaming TV service

TORONTO — Independent internet service provider VMedia has launched its own live, on-demand streaming service.
Canada's Plante humbled by Cannes selection for film "Nadia, Butterfly"

Canada's Plante humbled by Cannes selection for film "Nadia, Butterfly"

Canadian director Pascal Plante simply can't wait for the world to see his Cannes-selected film "Nadia, Butterfly.
Union files complaint against NBC, 'America's Got Talent'

Union files complaint against NBC, 'America's Got Talent'

LOS ANGELES — Gabrielle Union filed a complaint Thursday with the state of California against NBC and the producers of “America’s Got Talent," the latest move in a fight over her allegations that she was fired for objecting to an on-set environment t
Sheriff: Will of 'Tiger King' star's missing husband forged

Sheriff: Will of 'Tiger King' star's missing husband forged

TAMPA, Fla. — Someone forged the will of the missing husband of Carole Baskin, a woman prominently featured in Netflix’s “Tiger King" documentary series, a Florida sheriff said.
Universal takes first steps reviving Orlando theme park biz

Universal takes first steps reviving Orlando theme park biz

ORLANDO, Fla.

Canadian Paediatric Society issues guidelines on talking to teens about cannabis

OTTAWA — The Canadian Paediatric Society has issued guidelines to help doctors screen teenage patients for problematic use of recreational cannabis.

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY Bestsellers

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Can pro sports make safe return amid pandemic? Experts say precautions needed

Can pro sports make safe return amid pandemic? Experts say precautions needed

Professional sports leagues in North America are getting deeper into conversations about when and how they can resume play during the COVID-19 pandemic.