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December 8, 2017 5:05 PM Some 25 racehorses killed in Southern California wildfire

State racing board praises heroic actions of workers, who saved lives of other thoroughbreds The California Horse Racing Board says approximately 25 racehorses were killed when a wildfire engulfed about eight barns at a training centre in northeast San Diego County. Horses that were in surrounding pastures remain unaccounted for. A board statement says nearly 13

December 2, 2017 6:19 PM American Mikaela Shiffrin earns 1st World Cup downhill victory in Lake Louise

Lindsey Vonn placed 12th after crashing a day earlier Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States won her first World Cup downhill Saturday in Lake Louise, Alta. Racing in just her fourth downhill, the reigning Olympic and world champion in slalom posted a winning time of one minute 27.55. Viktoria Rebensberg of Germany was second in 1:27.68 and Switzerland's 10

November 22, 2017 1:15 PM Small plane crash-lands on rural Ottawa road

A small single-engine plane crash-landed near Ottawa, dodging power lines and striking a street sign on the way down before coming to a stop at the side of a rural road. The pilot was the only person on board, and managed to walk away without injury. The aircraft suffered heavy damage. Tirique Mayers said he spotted the plane in the air before arriving 16

November 3, 2017 1:38 PM Police: Rapper Fetty Wap caught drag racing, charged with DUI

NEW YORK - Rapper Fetty Wap has been arrested and charged with DUI and other counts after police say he was caught drag racing another vehicle on a New York City highway early Friday morning. New York Police Department spokesman Sgt. Thomas Antonetti tells The Associated Press that Fetty Wap, whose real name is Willie Maxwell, was spotted speeding on the Gowanus 20

November 1, 2017 12:39 AM Mark Zuckerberg's Big Blind Spot And The Conflict Within Facebook

In July 2016, the aftermath of a police shooting of an African-American man was broadcast live on Facebook. Instantly, Americans of all stripes used the platform to step up the race wars and attack each other. Across the world, in India this past summer, a post of a cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad on Facebook sparked mob violence in which one person 15

October 30, 2017 7:29 PM Motorstorm developer's On Rush ANNOUNCED, watch first gameplay trailer HERE

PlayStation has revealed On Rush - a new racing game from Evolution Studios, which is part of Codemasters. The game features all-terrain vehicles such as off-road cars and dirt bikes, and sees the player jostling for the best position in a variety of different track types. The first trailer features a supercut of loads of different types of vehicle 25

October 27, 2017 2:18 AM Released JFK files show frantic days after assassination, covert efforts to upend Castro

President Donald Trump blocked the release of hundreds of records on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, bending to CIA and FBI appeals, while the National Archives came out Thursday night with a hefty cache of others. "I have no choice," Trump said in a memo, citing "potentially irreversible harm" to national security if he were to allow 11

October 3, 2017 11:18 PM Tara Roe's death in Las Vegas 'heart-wrenching' for many, family friend says

Former Brandon, Man., resident is the 4th Canadian confirmed dead in Sunday's mass shooting Family and friends of Tara Roe say the former Brandon resident was "a beautiful soul" whose loss will be devastating for many in the Manitoba city. Sources close to the family of Roe, 34, told CBC News the Calgary-area woman was among the spectators at an outdoor 4

October 1, 2017 11:56 PM Carr hurt as Raiders drop game to Broncos

Idonije on Carr's injury: 'When your back is locked up, you're done' DENVER — The Denver Broncos throttled running back Marshawn Lynch and sent quarterback Derek Carr to the sideline with a back injury, then sealed their 16-10 win over Oakland on Sunday on safety Justin Simmons' interception of EJ Manuel at the Denver 8 in the closing minutes 12

September 25, 2017 7:36 PM Trump says NFL anthem protests unrelated to race

U.S. President Donald Trump kept up his verbal battle with the National Football League over players who drop to one knee during the national anthem, saying on Monday their acts of protest had nothing to do with racism. Dozens of NFL players, coaches and even some owners joined in silent protest at games on Sunday against Trump's call for owners to fire players 16