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Plays of the Week: Caufield bangs home first playoff goal and Vas stands tall

3:45 | June 17, 2021 All the best plays from the past 7 days from the Stanley Cup Playoffs, including Habs rookie Cole Caufield banging home his first career playoff goal, Vasilevskiy standing tall to deny the Isles multiple times, and Carey Price just doing his thing.

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Health & Medical
COVID-19: Contagious Delta variant rising in Ontario; 370 new cases reported by province

Author of the article: Jacquie Miller A health care worker checks on a woman as she administers the Covid-19 vaccination at the Bill-Durnan Arena in Montreal on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. Photo by Allen McInnis /Montreal Gazette Nearly half of the COVID-19 cases in Ontario are now caused by the highly contagious Delta variant, according…

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John Kennedy Goes Full John Kennedy in Hilarious Takedown of China

With so much bad news out there, from  Biden’s embarrassing G7 performance to the country’s economic woes in the middle of what should be a massive recovery, sometimes you just need to laugh. Luckily, Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana exists, and he launched into one of his master classes on wit recently in a hilarious…

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Business
A strange news report briefly rattles the Adani Group

The episode also throws light on a quirk of Indian corporate ownershipTHE ADANI GROUP underpins swathes of India’s economy. The family-controlled conglomerate’s businesses include airports, energy and natural resources, among other critical infrastructure. Its founder, Gautam Adani, is the world’s 14th richest man, worth some $72bn, according to Bloomberg. In terms of perceived ability to…

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Entertainment
Planning The Perfect Staycation For Your Family

img source: freepik.com In recent years, staycations have become more popular for a variety of reasons. Perhaps you’re looking to spend less money this summer, or maybe you want to take advantage of the activities and attractions in your own community. After all, a staycation does afford you the opportunity to support local businesses. No…

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Technology
Japanese guy’s iPhone quick-draw system

Look, I know the title of this post kind of makes sense and when you read it you’re thinking, “This is probably a Japanese guy who made a way to pull his iPhone out really quickly.” And that’s a fair assumption. But what this video actually is is pure internet majesty. This is the internet…

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Sports
India pick spinners Ashwin & Jadeja for WTC final vs NZ

SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — India is playing spinners Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin in a five-man bowling attack against New Zealand in the world test championship final starting on Friday.India surprised by announcing its team a day early on Thursday, rather than wait as long as possible to try and confirm the weather forecast, which…

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Science & Nature
Disney+ Shifts Original Series Releases to Wednesdays, Following ‘Loki’

DisneyDisney+ is known for releasing original series episodes on Friday. But the company tried something different for Loki, premiering the show on a Wednesday, two days earlier than expected. It proved to be Disney+’s most successful premiere, so it comes as no surprise that Disney+ is shifting all original episode releases to Wednesdays. It isn’t clear…

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Business
The smart way for states to end pandemic unemployment insurance

Faced with concerns about getting people back to work, more US governors are landing on the obvious solution: Pay them.And no, we’re not talking about higher wages, although that works. In this case, lawmakers in states like Maine, Arizona, Kentucky, and Connecticut are all launching programs that use expanded unemployment benefits into a one-time bonus…

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Entertainment
Headlines From China: Li Jiaqi x Tmall x 10 Chinese Artists

Li Jiaqi x Tmall x 10 Chinese Artists Ahead of International Museum Day on May 18, Tmall joined forces with partnered with top e-commerce influencer Li Jiaqi and ten Chinese artists for a livestreamed campaign that explored the relationships between consumer goods and art. “Escape from the Art Museum” asked the question of where beauty…