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Pakistan hunts those behind attack that killed more than 70 in Lahore

Pakistani Taliban faction Jamaat ul-Ahrar says Christians were target of bomb that killed 72 and injured 280 in park thronged with families<p>Pakistani authorities are searching for fighters from a Taliban militant faction that claimed responsibility for the Easter suicide bombing of a public park in …

Pakistan

SpaceX successfully launches satellite, but fate of rocket remains uncertain

<i>An earlier version of this story indicated that, per a tweet from a NASA rocket scientist, the rocket landing had been confirmed. Since that tweet has since been deleted, the article was changed to reflect that.</i><p>In an attempt to launch a satellite into space, commercial spaceflight program SpaceX …

Space Travel

What's happening in the South China Sea? – video

China appears to have moved missile launchers to a disputed island in the South China Sea further escalating tensions with its neighbours. The dispute has become increasingly bitter in recent years in a territory claimed by China, Taiwan, Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia and Brunei. It is one of …

China

Laurentian Bank CEO has a message: Big changes are coming

Laurentian Bank of Canada has ambitious targets: Double its size, in terms of assets, and get its return-on-equity in line with the big banks by 2022.<p>The two goals were delivered during the bank's investor day on Tuesday, when chief executive officer François Desjardins reviewed some of the bank's …

Bearish Canadian currency fuels bullish travel environment

If flying over Niagara Falls in a helicopter or coming face to face with a polar bear are experiences on a traveler's bucket list — but not …

Canada

Browns' Johnny Manziel investigated by police after altercation in Texas

Manziel identified by Forth Worth police after they were called at about 2am Saturday to investigate a report of a possible assault at an apartment complex<p>Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is being investigated by police in Texas following a disturbance during which he may have assaulted his …

Football (U.S.)

Timmy Smith: the rise, fall and rise of the Super Bowl’s most mysterious legend

For a moment, the man on the phone sounds perplexed.<p>“How did you get my number?” asks Timmy Smith, the forgotten hero of Super Bowl XXII.<p>The Peyton Paradox: Manning would be both the worst and best QB to win a Super Bowl<p>Read more<p>Nobody calls him like this, not out of the blue, asking about the …

NFL

Why 'big pharma' stopped searching for the next Prozac

Pharma giants have cut research on psychiatric medicine by 70% in 10 years, so where will the next ‘wonder drug’ come from?<p>When the last major wave of “blockbuster” psychiatric drugs such as Prozac arrived on the market in the late 1980s and 90s, they ushered in a new era in the treatment of …

Mental Health