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P1.7-B shabu seized in Quezon City and Cavite

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 09:29:27 +0000

By CHITO CHAVEZ The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) seized more than P1.7 billion worth of shabu and arrested two alleged drug traders in two operations in Quezon City and Cavite yesterday. PDEA Director General Wilkins Villanueva said the buy-bust operation in Quezon City resulted in the arrest of suspected big-time Chinese drug trafficker identified […]


CSB tossers need only 61 minutes to beat JRU, gain semis

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 08:53:54 +0000

By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA College of St. Benilde continued its winning amazing winning run, this time claiming the scalp of Jose Rizal University,25-13, 25-21, 25-9, to claim a semis slot in the NCAA women’s volleyball Sunday at the Paco Arena in Manila. After a dominating start, the Lady Blazers survived a close second-set encounter before once […]


TNT, san Miguel forge semis duel in PBA 3×3

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 08:31:35 +0000

TNT and San Miguel Beer arranged a semifinal showdown in the PBA 3×3 Third Conference grand finals after disposing their respective foes in the knockout stage Sunday at Robinsons Place Manila. Almond Vosotros caught fire midway in TNT’s quarterfinal game against Barangay Ginebra to prevail, 21-14, and advance in the next round.  Wendell Comboy meanwhile, […]


Bataan foils Valenzuela in 2 OT; Anderson shines

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 08:10:48 +0000

Bataan repulsed Valenzuela in double overtime, 99-96, to share the spotlight with Nueva Ecija in the OKbet-MPBL 4th Season presented by Xtreme on Saturday at the sweaty, people-packed Orion Sports Complex in Bataan.The star-studded Nueva Ecija Rice Vanguards flaunted their strength over the erstwhile unscathed Sarangani Marlins, 87-79, and cruised to their sixth straight win […]


Obiena bounces back, tops meet in Germany

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 07:57:29 +0000

By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA Pole vaulter EJ Obiena got his redemption by winning the gold medal in the Jump & Fly meet in Hechingen, Germany Saturday (Sunday in Manila). Obiena cleared the bar after soaring to a distance of 5.80-meters to humble the field that included China’s Huang Bokai and hometown bet Vincent Hobbie, who finished […]


5150 boosts Sun Life’s health, wellness drive

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 07:39:26 +0000

The 5150 triathlon in Panglao, Bohol next Sunday (July 10) will not only be a test of speed and endurance among beginners and regular multi-sport campaigners but it also underlines Sun Life’s continuing commitment to help promote a healthy lifestyle among Filipinos. The event, put on the back burner the last two years due to […]


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

Hearing better with skin than ears
A research team develops a sound-sensing skin-attachable acoustic sensor. The new sensor decreased in size and increased in flexibility and is applicable as auditory electronic skin.


New study reveals impact of plastic on small mammals, as four out of seven species identified as 'plastic positive'
Researchers investigating the exposure of small mammals to plastics in England and Wales have found traces in the feces of more than half of the species examined. The densities of plastic excreted were comparable with those reported in human studies.


XPeng Flying Car Caught Testing in China!

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 13:05:56 +0000

When XPeng filed patents on a flying car and promised a 2024 launch date, it seemed like a joke. But now … ?


Technology News

XPeng Flying Car Caught Testing in China!

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 13:05:56 +0000

When XPeng filed patents on a flying car and promised a 2024 launch date, it seemed like a joke. But now … ?


80 MPH Electric UTV: Volcon Stag SxS Goes Off-road

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 12:30:32 +0000

Electric Vehicles Are Going Off-Road! Here is Volcon's Stag and Everything it FeaturesVolcon expands its lineup of electric off-roaders with a new, 4 passenger SxS UTV!


Hydrogen Reality Check: We Need Hydrogen — But Not for Everything

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 11:00:28 +0000

The Myth: Hydrogen Is a No-Regrets Solution for Every Sector Hydrogen’s versatility as a decarbonization solution has created a lack of consensus and clarity as to where it is truly needed. Hydrogen is sometimes described as the “Swiss Army knife” of decarbonization, with a role to play in nearly every sector, as it can be burned to […]


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

Can I enter Canada if I work in the airline industry and have a criminal record?

Credit to Author: Julia Hornstein| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 12:00:10 +0000

If you have a criminal record, it is likely that you will experience issues entering Canada. If you are a foreign national who has been arrested or convicted of a criminal offence, you may be considered criminally inadmissible to Canada. This can cause problems for workers with criminal records in the airline industry who work […]

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Canada’s PNP immigration results for June 2022

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Sat, 02 Jul 2022 17:00:17 +0000

Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP) issued over 3,000 invitations to apply for provincial nomination last month. The PNP is an immigration program jointly administered by the federal, provincial, and territorial governments. It offers Canadian provinces and territories the opportunity to create their own immigration streams to better meet their labour market needs and economic development […]

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Canada’s high job vacancy rate means immigration will be even more critical to the labour market in the future

Credit to Author: Edana Robitaille| Date: Sat, 02 Jul 2022 12:00:19 +0000

Canada’s unemployment rate is at a record low of 5.1%, resulting in significant worker shortages. Job vacancies are more than 80% higher than they were pre-pandemic. These vacancies are in large part due to Canada’s aging population. More than one in five working age Canadians are approaching retirement age. This impact is compounded by Canada’s […]

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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.