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May 4, 2018 3:09 AM 'For the 1st hour, it was really novel': Raccoon delays Air Canada flight

Ground personnel work for hours to remove troublesome critter A raccoon stuck inside an Air Canada jet delayed a Toronto-bound flight for several hours on Thursday at Saskatoon's airport. The animal was apparently, according to the airline, hidden inside the hose of an air conditioning unit when a ground crew connected the unit to the plane. The raccoon 38

July 5, 2017 12:01 PM Man burns down garage shooting fireworks at bees' nest

GRAND BLANC TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A Michigan man who tried to use fireworks to remove a bees’ nest from his garage ended up burning the building down instead. MLive reports crews responding to the home in Grand Blanc Township on Monday saw fireworks shooting into the sky from the burning garage. No one was injured. Grand Blanc Fire Chief Bob Burdette says the homeowner 17

May 4, 2017 9:45 PM DeRozan uses noise as fuel after Game 2 disaster

Raptors all-star DeMar DeRozan can’t help but hear the criticism and knows there’s only one way to respond: on the court in Game 3. The criticism stings like a hive of angry bees, and DeMar DeRozan can’t get away from it no matter how hard he tries. It’s in his social network world. It’s omnipresent in the local media. Friends and family tell him about 39

April 14, 2017 11:46 PM Maple Leafs learned playoff lessons the hard way in Game 1 Add to ..

The Toronto Maple Leafs came out flying and hitting in their first playoff game but wound up learning the hardest lesson in the ultimate school of hard knocks, the Stanley Cup playoffs. Now, instead of the Washington Capitals having to spend two nights fretting about blowing a playoff game and the franchise’s reputation for postseason flops, it is the young 29

April 4, 2017 9:55 PM Killer bees sting dog to death; injure two men

A beekeeper harvesting honey was stung “too many times to count” and a pit bull was killed when the bees rebelled. Cops say the 53-year-old man from Modesto, Calif., was shocked when the bees turned and began stinging him. His protective suit did not protect him but the bees didn’t stop there. Next, they attacked two big dogs. Finally, a professional 17

January 24, 2017 12:31 AM David Ignatius: Trump’s visit to CIA gets mixed reviews

WASHINGTON >> President Trump’s visit to the CIA on his first day in office mystified some agency veterans because of its combative, political tone. But several said they were glad that Trump seemed to have stopped demonizing the intelligence community and was presenting himself as its best friend. The CIA likes to think of itself as apolitical, serving 9

December 5, 2016 10:48 PM Electoral reform survey sparks online backlash

The Liberal government’s increasingly ambiguous stance on electoral reform continued Monday with the launch of an online survey that has already sparked intense backlash on social media. MyDemocracy.ca asks Canadians a series of questions about voting preferences and values. The approximately $250,000 survey, which is being conducted by Toronto-based 21

November 24, 2016 1:00 AM Health Canada proposes ban of bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticide

Current use of imidacloprid is 'not sustainable' says Health Canada in draft risk assessment on the pesticide Health Canada is proposing a ban on almost all uses of a controversial neonicotinoid pesticide called imidacloprid, saying it is seeping into Canadian waterways at levels that can harm insects and the ecosystem. Neonicotinoid pesticides, the most widely 50

November 23, 2016 10:55 PM PMRA seeks phase-out for neonic pesticide imidacloprid

Health Canada agency cites risk to aquatic insects Canadian farm use of the pesticide imidacloprid, from the controversial neonicotinoid family, is facing a three- to five-year phase-out from approval over its potential risks to aquatic insects. Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) on Wednesday announced it had completed a re-evaluation 25

September 19, 2016 4:49 AM Blue Jays slip to second wild-card spot after loss to Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Toronto Blue Jays are cold but not concerned. They still feel they can make a move in the playoff race. Mike Trout and Albert Pujols each scored twice, Alex Meyer gave up two hits in five innings for his first career win, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Blue Jays 4-0 on Sunday afternoon. The Blue Jays fell out of a tie with Baltimore 6