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Pineapple on pizza? One quarter of Canadians deem it ‘blasphemy,' survey finds

Pineapple on pizza? One quarter of Canadians deem it ‘blasphemy,' survey finds

8 minutes ago   |   National Post

Despite the Hawaiian pizza's proud Ontario origins, one quarter of Canadians continue to deem it “blasphemy” to put pineapple on pizza, according to a new survey by Abacus...
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Five takeaways from the Lakers' 128-119 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers

12 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Benjamin Franklin once said nothing in this world is certain except for death, taxes and the Portland Trail Blazers winning on opening night. At least I think that's how the...
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Conor McGregor's dad shows off his stuff in boxing ring

Conor McGregor's dad shows off his stuff in boxing ring

14 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Conor McGregor's father has provided a glimpse of where his son gets his fighting spirit. Notorious, who suffered a fourth-round submission defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedovat UFC...
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Stocks bounce back despite Italy angst; dollar dips

18 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Stocks rose across the world on Friday with a global index aiming to avoid a fourth consecutive weekly loss, but concerns over Italy's budget weighed on its stocks and bonds.
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How and Where to Preorder Apple's iPhone XR

22 minutes ago   |   Fortune

After a bit of a wait, Apple's iPhone XR is now available for preorder. Apple unveiled its iPhone XR at a press event last month. The device is a hybrid of its new iPhone XS...
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Seahawks Succession: Who Might Replace Paul Allen?

30 minutes ago   |   SI

If the Seahawks get sold in the wake of Paul Allen's death, NFL owners have a few ideas for who they'd like to see join their club-starting with the world's richest person
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Brews and bites: World of Beer opens first California location in Dublin

30 minutes ago   |   ABC

The international chain's first California outpost is serving an extensive selection of global and craft beers plus food.
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Putin gloats about new weapons, says US global dominance is ‘almost done'

Putin gloats about new weapons, says US global dominance is ‘almost done'

34 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

In one heck of a foreign policy speech on Thursday night, Russian President Vladimir Putin trolled the United States, calling it an “empire” and saying “often think they can...
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Beyond craft beer: Canada's best craft distillers to know now

38 minutes ago   |   National Post

Even if you're not much of a drinker, by now most of us are familiar with craft beer. Thanks to an emphasis on bold flavours and quality-driven brewing techniques, locally...
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Meet the Illustrator Diversifying Airbnb's Image

54 minutes ago   |   Wired

Airbnb rolls out a set of new illustrations to better reflect its users-and the world.
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Red Sox headed to World Series after defeating Astros 4-1 in ALCS Game 5

Red Sox headed to World Series after defeating Astros 4-1 in ALCS Game 5

The Boston Red Sox are heading back to the World Series for the first time in five years. Read more ...

Facebook hire former UK deputy PM, Nick Clegg, as head of global affairs

Facebook hire former UK deputy PM, Nick Clegg, as head of global affairs

Facebook has hired the former UK deputy prime minister, Nick Clegg, as it's head of global affairs and communications, as the company faces increased pressure over it's... Read more ...

Wimbledon to introduce final-set tiebreaker

Wimbledon to introduce final-set tiebreaker

Tiebreaks will settle matches at Wimbledon from 2019 onwards when opponents are locked at 12-12 in the final set. Read more ...

76ers fans go wild as former top pick Markelle Fultz hits first career...

76ers fans go wild as former top pick Markelle Fultz hits first career three-pointer a year after seemingly forgetting how to shoot

Markelle Fultz made his first career three-pointer at the Sixers home opener on Thursday night. The Philadelphia crowd erupted after the make, as Fultz had spent much of the... Read more ...

Outgoing UN Ambassador Nikki Haley jokes that when Trump found out she was...

Outgoing UN Ambassador Nikki Haley jokes that when Trump found out she was Indian-American, he asked if she 'was from the same tribe as Elizabeth Warren'

Outgoing UN Ambassador Nikki Haley gave the keynote address at the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner in New York City on Thursday night. It was the first major... Read more ...

Everything you need to know about Kathleen Zellner, Steven Avery's new...

Everything you need to know about Kathleen Zellner, Steven Avery's new lawyer on 'Making a Murderer Part 2'

Convicted murderer Steven Avery has always maintained his innocence. In January 2016, he hired famous wrongful convictions lawyer Kathleen Zellner. She's overturned 19... Read more ...

In search of ‘cultural harmony' in Richmond, B.C. - North America's most...

In search of ‘cultural harmony' in Richmond, B.C. - North America's most Asian city

RICHMOND, B.C. - Mayor Malcolm Brodie likes to boast that his city - home to Canada's largest immigrant population - is a “model for cultural diversity and harmony.” At the... Read more ...

Turkish policing search forest for remains of Jamal Khashoggi

Turkish policing search forest for remains of Jamal Khashoggi

A Turkish official said Friday that police were investigating the possibility that Jamal Khashoggi's remains were taken to a forest near Istanbul - or to another city - after... Read more ...

‘Attention Kmart shoppers': Video shows longtime Kmart employee's emotional...

‘Attention Kmart shoppers': Video shows longtime Kmart employee's emotional farewell

Attention Kmart shoppers: A man's emotional final Kmart announcement is going viral. Read more ...

Helicopter crashes on the flight deck of a US Navy carrier, injuring sailors

Helicopter crashes on the flight deck of a US Navy carrier, injuring sailors

A US Navy MH-60 Seahawk helicopter crashed on the deck of the Nimitz-class nuclear-powered supercarrier Ronald Reagan Friday, injuring an unknown number of sailors. An U.S... Read more ...