Driver in Humboldt crash wasn't distracted at time of collision with bus, document says

The semi-trailer truck involved in the Humboldt Broncos team bus crash was travelling at nearly 100 km/h at the moment of impact, and the semi's driver isn't thought to have been distracted, according to a document obtained by CBC News.  The document has not yet been presented to the court. "No tire skid marks due to braking were left […]

Horn says Mundine ‘past his best’

Jeff Horn has taken a sneaky jab Anthony Mundine with the former world welterweight champion calling the 43-year-old “past his best”. The 30-year-old former school teacher crushed Mundine in 96 seconds in November’s Banger Under the Hanger – an anticlimactic finish to a fight which had a huge build up. Mundine had said it would […]

Compulsory earthquake warnings are racist, Portland NAACP says

Protesters in Portland, Oregon, have rallied against a city policy demanding that owners of brick houses post warnings of potential collapse in case of an earthquake. Civil rights activists say the order targets black population. Dozens of activists led by Portland’s chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) took to […]

Recreational drug use 'widespread' among English footballers, says professor

Drugs such as cocaine and marijuana are commonly used by England’s top flight footballers amid claims that the FA does not take drug-testing seriously, according to an expert in researching the use of drugs in sport. Professor Ivan Waddington, who works at the University of Chester, has spent decades analyzing the impact of drugs on […]

Air New Zealand Says It’s Honoring Biz Class ‘Special’ Fares to Australia — But There’s a Catch

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Quebec politician says criticism of Canadian hockey player Comtois is 'anti-francophone racism'

A Quebec politician says Instagram insults against Canadian world junior hockey team captain Maxime Comtois are "anti-francophone racism." Parti Québécois Interim Leader Pascal Bérubé used Twitter to share his feelings after Comtois was hit hard with criticism after missing on a penalty shot during overtime in a 2-1 loss to Finland in the world junior championship quarter-finals […]

Trump says he will meet Kim soon, receives letter from him

US President Donald Trump has said that his administration will be setting up another meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the “not too distant future.” Speaking to reporters at the White House on Wednesday, Trump said he had received a “great” letter from Kim and expected to meet with him soon. Trump defended […]