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URCC makes much-awaited return on Dec. 6 at Okada

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 27 Nov 2022 07:42:49 +0000

The Universal Reality Combat Championship (URCC) makes its much-awaited comeback via the staging of the Decades of Success (DOS) on Dec. 6 at the Okada Manila in Parañaque City. Shelved for almost three years due to Covid pandemic, the event, according to URCC founding President Alvin Aguilar features the best mixed martial artists in the […]


Luisita takes 2-shot lead over Southwoods at Fil-Championship

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 27 Nov 2022 07:30:00 +0000

BAGUIO CITY — Benjamin Sumulong scored 35 points while Martin Ilagan added 30 as Luisita took a two-point lead against Manila Southwoods at the start of the Fil-Championship division in the 72nd Fil-Am Men’s Invitational Sunday at the Camp John Hay Golf Club here. They got solid support from Danilo Cruz and Rodel Mangulabnan, who each […]


Ateneo gets back at UP; UE beats La Salle anew

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 27 Nov 2022 00:50:31 +0000

Ateneo hit two birds with one stone Saturday by getting back at last year’s Finals conqueror University of the Philippines, 75-67, in the UAAP Season 85 Men’sBasketball Tournament at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City.The Blue Eagles withstood UP’s late surge to avenge a 76-71 defeat to the reigning champions on Oct. 16, 2022 […]


Zamboanga reigns in South, faces N. Ecija in OKBet-MPBL Finals

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 27 Nov 2022 00:05:49 +0000

Zamboanga Family’s Brand Sardines clawed back from a deep pit to stun Batangas City Embassy Chill, 67-66, and snatch the South division crown in the OKbet-MPBL (Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League) 4th Season Presented by Xtreme at the Vitaliano Agan Coliseum in Zamboanga City.Trailing by as many as 19 points in the third quarter, 54-35, Zamboanga […]


Messi weaves magic as Argentina downs Mexico; France into last 16

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 26 Nov 2022 23:39:47 +0000

DOHA (AFP) – Lionel Messi reignited Argentina’s World Cup challenge with a superb goal in a 2-0 win over Mexico on Saturday as Kylian Mbappe’s double fired France into the last 16. Rocked by a stunning upset defeat against Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, Argentina faced Mexico knowing that a defeat would send them crashing out […]


Camp John Hay bets lead by 4 Fil-A division

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 26 Nov 2022 09:25:39 +0000

BAGUIO CITY ˗ Camp John Hay Hotel asserted its might, tallying 106 points for a 4-shot lead over Hotel Bahia at the start of the Fil-A division in the 72nd Fil-Am Men’s Invitational Saturday, Nov. 26, at the Camp John Hay Golf Club. Ramon Luis Garcia top-scored for CJH Hotel with 29 points and got 27 […]


Vancouver News

Peter McKnight: Ending mask mandates in schools beyond foolhardy

Credit to Author: Hardip Johal| Date: Sat, 16 Apr 2022 01:00:14 +0000

Opinion: Given everything we know, and everything we don’t know, it’s pretty clear that the province rescinded the mandate too early.


Peter McKnight: Ending mask mandates in schools beyond foolhardy

Credit to Author: Hardip Johal| Date: Sat, 16 Apr 2022 01:00:14 +0000

Opinion: Given everything we know, and everything we don’t know, it’s pretty clear that the province rescinded the mandate too early.


Descendants of Komagata Maru hopeful Vancouver will finally, after four years of back-and-forth, grant their commemoration wish

Credit to Author: Gordon McIntyre| Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2022 23:32:47 +0000

After two months, the Komagata Maru was escorted out of Canadian waters by the HMCS Rainbow.


Science News

MidwayUSA’s Record Solar Install Shows That Clean Energy Isn’t Just For Lefties in 2022

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2022 00:00:26 +0000

If you take a look around MidwayUSA’s website, you’ll figure out pretty quick that it is not one of today’s stereotypical big corporations that are self-conscious about displaying a progressive image to the world. Wikipedia says it sells “hunting and outdoor products,” which is true, but that could mean anything from REI to some doomsday […]


Can People Not Be Drama Queens On Plugshare? (Plus, Can Electrify America Not Leave People Up The Creek Without A Paddle?)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 23:00:12 +0000

There’s something that’s really starting to drive me insane on Plugshare. For those not in the know, Plugshare is a place where people used to share the location of EV chargers they were willing to share with other EV drivers. But, as public charging infrastructure became a thing, it became more of a place where […]


Dandelion Energy Ready To Expand Ground Source Heat Pumps

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 22:00:38 +0000

home geothermalThere are two types of heat pumps — air source and ground source. Air source heat pumps have to be able to work with outside air temperatures that can vary between -20 degrees to +120 degrees F. Ground source heat pumps work with the temperature of the Earth hundreds of feet below the surface. Typically […]


Technology News

MidwayUSA’s Record Solar Install Shows That Clean Energy Isn’t Just For Lefties in 2022

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2022 00:00:26 +0000

If you take a look around MidwayUSA’s website, you’ll figure out pretty quick that it is not one of today’s stereotypical big corporations that are self-conscious about displaying a progressive image to the world. Wikipedia says it sells “hunting and outdoor products,” which is true, but that could mean anything from REI to some doomsday […]


Can People Not Be Drama Queens On Plugshare? (Plus, Can Electrify America Not Leave People Up The Creek Without A Paddle?)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 23:00:12 +0000

There’s something that’s really starting to drive me insane on Plugshare. For those not in the know, Plugshare is a place where people used to share the location of EV chargers they were willing to share with other EV drivers. But, as public charging infrastructure became a thing, it became more of a place where […]


Dandelion Energy Ready To Expand Ground Source Heat Pumps

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 22:00:38 +0000

home geothermalThere are two types of heat pumps — air source and ground source. Air source heat pumps have to be able to work with outside air temperatures that can vary between -20 degrees to +120 degrees F. Ground source heat pumps work with the temperature of the Earth hundreds of feet below the surface. Typically […]


Vice News

Sinaloa Cartel Leader El Mayos ‘Gordo’ Son Got Off Light in a US Court. Why?

Credit to Author: Keegan Hamilton| Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2022 12:00:41 GMT

Ismael Zambada-Imperial, known for his lavish lifestyle, is the latest member of the world’s most prolific drug cartel to strike a deal with the U.S.


Sinaloa Cartel Leader El Mayo’s ‘Gordo’ Son Got Off Light in a US Court. Why?

Credit to Author: Keegan Hamilton| Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2022 12:00:41 GMT

Ismael Zambada-Imperial, known for his lavish lifestyle, is the latest member of the world’s most-prolific drug cartel to strike a deal with the U.S.


Cops Who Shot Hmong Man Fleeing Wildfire With Family Won’t Be Charged

Credit to Author: Keegan Hamilton| Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 14:27:41 GMT

The family of the slain man, who police claim shot at them and was discovered with guns and 132 pounds of cannabis, disputes the DA’s findings.


Immigration

IRCC to implement internal changes based on the Gender Based Analysis Plus audit

Credit to Author: Edana Robitaille| Date: Sat, 26 Nov 2022 13:00:06 +0000

CIC News has obtained an internal memorandum from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) containing recommendations based on the most recent Gender Based Analysis Plus (GBA) audit, released by the Office of the Auditor General (OAG). The audit determines if government departments are using GBA when implementing policies and programs. This year’s audit also sought […]

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Ontario and Saskatchewan add 400,000 new jobs, as vacancies remain high

Credit to Author: Asheesh Moosapeta| Date: Fri, 25 Nov 2022 14:00:52 +0000

Across all sectors, job vacancies were up by 3.8% in September, to 994,800 vacant positions within Canada. The majority of these new job additions were in Ontario and Saskatchewan. Discover if You Are Eligible for Canadian Immigration The job vacancy rate (total number of vacant positions as a proportion of labour demand) increased to 5.7%., […]

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Study: International students largely remain in the province where they received their first study permit

Credit to Author: Vimal Sivakumar| Date: Fri, 25 Nov 2022 13:00:45 +0000

A recent analysis of Canadian international students suggests that most who receive a study permit in a certain province tend to remain in that province for their next period of study or work. The Conference Board of Canada is a non-profit research organization that focuses on analyzing economic trends, organizational performance and issues related to […]

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Sports

MLB, MLBPA, Cuba reach deal for players to sign
Major League Baseball, its players’ association and the Cuban Baseball Federation reached an agreement that will allow players from the island nation to sign big league contracts without defecting.


Source: Panthers shutting down Cam Newton
The Carolina Panthers are not expected to play Cam Newton for the final two games because of a shoulder injury and the fact that the team is all but eliminated from playoff contention.


UGA lands Dean in latest recruiting win vs. Bama
Georgia landed a commitment Wednesday from linebacker Nakobe Dean, the No. 23 ranked prospect overall who chose the Bulldogs over Alabama, Ole Miss, Auburn and LSU.


Thunder’s Felton, Schroder suspended 1 game
Oklahoma City guards Raymond Felton and Dennis Schroder were suspended for one game without pay Wednesday for leaving the bench area during an altercation and participating in the melee that spilled over into the stands.


‘Heartbroken’ Leonard eyes 40 tackles vs. Giants
Colts rookie linebacker Darius Leonard, who leads the league with 146 tackles, said he was “heartbroken” at being passed over for the Pro Bowl. He said he wants to get 40 tackles against the Giants on Sunday.


Decorated swimmer Missy Franklin retires at 23
Missy Franklin, a five-time Olympic gold medalist, announced her retirement at age 23, citing chronic shoulder pain as the impetus for her decision.