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What the Puck: Habs' rebuild needs to start at the top, not the bottom

What I would’ve given to be a fly on the wall in the Canadiens’ executive suites on Thursday when the team brass learned that Nashville Predators …

Boxer Wears Anti-Immigrant Trunks, Gets Soundly Beaten By Mexican Opponent

American boxer Rod Salka lost a six-round bout to Mexican fighter Francisco Vargas last night. Salka, who is known for having been brutally knocked …

Researcher shows how vulnerable Ledger Nano S wallets are to hacking

Cryptocurrency hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger can’t seem to catch a break.<p>Weeks after the company confirmed a flaw in its wallets which makes them susceptible to man-in-the-middle-attacks, independent security researcher Saleem Rashid has demonstrated a new attack vector hackers can employ to …

Information Security

Apple is fighting to regain its position in America’s classrooms

Apple’s next splashy product announcement won’t be from its new campus in Cupertino, Calif. It will take place at a magnet high school on the North Side of Chicago — a signal that Apple isn’t ready to let go of the education market it once dominated.<p>Apple has not said what products will be …

College Prep

Someone extremely creative made a parody of "The Office" opening with the Toronto Raptors, and it's probably the greatest thing I've seen all year. https://t.co/Pjnwupif4r

Eric Reid says owners haven't signed him because of protests

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Two days into free agency, many players have signed with new teams or re-signed with their current ones. Safety Eric Reid …

Football (U.S.)

Aphria selling stake in U.S. pot producer in $20M deal

Canadian marijuana producer Aphria Inc. on Friday announced a deal to sell its holding in Arizona cannabis company Copperstate Farms to Liberty …

Flu shot less than 20% effective for most common strain this season, scientists find

The effectiveness of this season's flu shot has been extremely low, with the vaccine preventing only 10 to 20 per cent of infections caused by the …

The Alex Smith deal proves the Redskins were right to play hardball with Kirk Cousins

Well that didn’t take very long. We haven’t even hit the offseason yet and we have our first big move of the 2018 season with the Redskins swapping a third-round pick and a player to be named later for Alex Smith.<p>The move will save the Chiefs $17 million in cap space. It will save Washington about …

Kirk Cousins

As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge caution

NEW YORK (AP) — The public's interest in all things bitcoin and efforts by entrepreneurs to fund their businesses with digital currencies is starting …

Bitcoin futures are about to go live, and they could change the game for cryptocurrencies

Just when you thought you finally got your head around bitcoin, along comes a new bitcoin-linked financial product: bitcoin futures.<p>Cboe Global Markets, the Chicago-based exchange group, will be the first exchange to launch bitcoin futures on Sunday. And you can be sure Wall Street will be …

With Giancarlo Stanton, Yankees Build MLB's Most Fearsome Lineup. But at What Cost?

In the dead of a cold December night, the Yankees once again blew up the offseason. Late Friday and stretching into the early hours of Saturday, New …

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The Webull - Realtime Stocks Market & Investing App is the best stock market app to invest and stay on top of the global financial markets. Get live …

These brain-boosting supplements are the new medicine cabinet MVPs for 2018

Nootropics may be a funny-sounding name (it’s Greek for <i>mind change</i>), but these Silicon Valley-born supplements popularized by biohackers are getting …

Rogers evaluating sale of Blue Jays, Cogeco stake: CFO

Rogers Communications Inc. is considering the sale of assets such as baseball's Toronto Blue Jays and its stake in a smaller cable and media company to free up capital for its main communications businesses.<p>The media giant's chief financial officer Tony Staffieri said Tuesday at an industry …

Beyoncé surprises, presents Colin Kaepernick with Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

NEW YORK — Once again, Colin Kaepernick was the story of the night. But this time, he had a little help from a friend.<p>Beyoncé made a surprise appearance to honor Kaepernick with the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award during the 2017 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year Awards.<p>Introduced by <i>Daily Show</i> …

Here's everything you need to know about blockchains, the ground-breaking tech that could be as disruptive as the internet

From a 'castle' full of bitcoin millionaires to the initial coin offering (ICO) craze, it's hard to escape the chatter about how some people are building their fortunes off the new world of cryptocurrencies. But behind those cryptocurrencies sits a technology called blockchains, which some people …

On The Daily Show, Trevor Noah finds a congressman who refuses to be silent on guns—even during a moment of silence

A night after he and the other late-night hosts worked through their grief and anger about the massacre in Las Vegas and Republicans’ “thoughts, …

Spike Lee: Kaepernick should have a job in NFL - CNN Video

Spike Lee says that it's hypocritical for NFL team owners to kneel with their players because they have forgotten the reason why the protest started in the first place.

NFL links arms to protect itself, not tackle racism: Analysis | The Star

As pre-game protests spread through the NFL on Sunday, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin thought he would focus on football by keeping his …

Donald Trump

Eric Reid: Why Colin Kaepernick and I Decided to Take a Knee

In early 2016, I began paying attention to reports about the incredible number of unarmed black people being killed by the police. The posts on social media deeply disturbed me, but one in particular brought me to tears: the killing of Alton Sterling in my hometown Baton Rouge, La. This could have …

San Francisco 49ers

Former astronaut and NFL player bashes Trump with the perfect takedown

Leland Melvin — former astronaut, NFL player, engineer, author, and owner of the best damn official NASA photo of all time — shared a perfect …

Conservatives are ripping Trump over news of a bipartisan DACA deal

Some conservative commentators sounded off Wednesday night about President Donald Trump's apparent deal with Democrats.<p>Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi announced they had reached an agreement with Trump that would protect certain unauthorized immigrants …

ESPN issues apology after host Jemele Hill calls Trump a white supremacist

Replying to @<b>DonnyParlock</b> @<b>demillz84</b><p>Donald Trump is a white supremacist who has largely surrounded himself w/ other white supremacists.<p>9,167 replies …

Congressional Republicans Signal Break With Trump Over DACA

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump will face significant backlash from Congress, including from members of his own party, if he goes through with ending protections for young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children.<p>While Democrats are overwhelmingly united in their …

Immigration

Why Yankees still can get to World Series as Wild Card

NaVorro Bowman sounds off: major injuries, invisible scars and disrespect

NaVorro Bowman is healthy, but his pride is wounded.<p>The 49ers’ inside linebacker has scars on his left knee, which was shredded in 2014, and his left …

Football (U.S.)

Jimmy Lawrence

Marcus Lattimore is coaching mere miles from the site of his gruesome career-ending injury

COLUMBIA, S.C. — In a sea of green, blue and white shirts, Marcus Lattimore sits in the sunlit cafeteria of Heathwood Hall Episcopal School eating …

Under Trump, a majority of Canadians dislike the U.S. for the first time in 35 years, likely much longer | The Star

WASHINGTON—A deep national revulsion toward President Donald Trump has sent Canadians’ opinions of the United States plummeting to a level of …

Canada