Tag archive for ‘Canada’
By news On Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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Freestyle skiing: Serwa leads Canadian one-two in ski cross

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) – Kelsey Serwa pulled away from compatriot Brittany Phelan to claim ski cross gold on Friday as Canada secured a one-two finish ahead of Switzerland’s Fanny Smith, who More...

By news On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Ice Hockey: ‘Oops’ shot snaps Canadian hold, wins gold for U.S.

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – She’s practiced the ‘Oops, I did it again’ thousands of times in training, and on Thursday her signature trick was worth its weight in Olympic gold as American Jocelyne More...

By news On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Curling: U.S. add to Canadian misery with semi-final win

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – The United States ended Canada’s bid for a fourth consecutive men’s Olympic curling gold medal with gritty 5-3 semi-final win over their northern neighbors on Thursday More...

By news On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Northern Lights forecast: Aurora Borealis could be visible tonight | Science | News

The Northern Lights could erupt in the arctic nightfall regions when a stream of solar winds clobbers the planet tonight. A sizeable hole in the southern reaches of the sun’s atmosphere has opened up to release More...

By news On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Curling: Viva Las Vegas, curling is ready to rock the Strip

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – They say what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas but when the world’s best curlers sweep into Sin City in April the sport’s officials want the world to know. Celine Dion, More...

By news On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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New acne diagnoses linked to increased depression risk

(Reuters Health) – In the first year after being told by a doctor that they have acne, patients’ risk for a diagnosis of major depressive disorder spikes by more than 60 percent compared to the general More...

By news On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Ice Hockey: USA down Finland to head to gold medal game

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – The U.S. cruised into third straight gold medal game appearance in the Olympic women’s ice hockey tournament on Monday, shutting down Finland 5-0 in semi-finals with help More...

By news On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Viral video shows man ‘pushing’ a train with his hands in prank | Travel News | Travel

A viral video has captured the moment a man is forced to start a train by pushing it with his bare hands. In the video, he can be seen holding it as it comes to a stop. Suddenly, he grabs onto it and pushes it More...

By news On Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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Ice hockey: No NHLers, no interest as Canada roll to easy win

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – Canada opened their defense of their Olympic men’s ice hockey gold medal with a workmanlike 5-1 win over Switzerland on Thursday in a muted contest that failed to fill More...

By news On Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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Figure skating: Clash of titans looms for Hanyu and Chen

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – On one side is Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu, the defending Olympic champion coming back from an injury that kept him off the ice for weeks before the Games. On the other is Nathan More...