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Max Pacioretty scores in OT, Golden Knights beat Stars 3-2

DALLAS – Max Pacioretty scored on a backhander 51 seconds into overtime to give the Vegas Golden Knights a 3-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Friday night. Dallas’ Jamie Benn tied it with 5:11 remaining in the third period. He worked a give-and-go, passing from behind the net to Tyler Seguin, then skating into the slot to deflect Seguin’s […]

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The big worry with Boris Johnson is how much he likes to be liked

First the good news about the spectacular victory won by Boris Johnson’s Conservatives in this week’s UK general election: Brexit can finally be delivered after three years of parliamentary deadlock, and Britain has successfully dodged a massive bullet in the shape of Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn. Had Corbyn’s Labour won this election — or even had the Conservatives failed […]

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ALEX BRUMMER: How British firms are set to spend £500billion

ALEX BRUMMER: How British firms are set to spend £500billion now the Brexit brakes are off Despite Labour’s crackpot nationalisation and share-grab policies, there was a shaming silence from many in the business community about this existential threat to the functioning of the capitalist system which has served this country so well. One notable exception was Paul Walsh, chairman of […]

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Boris Johnson to launch 'charm offensive' in Scotland

Boris Johnson will launch a ‘charm offensive’ in Scotland after his popularity gifted the SNP a landslide in the country Nicola Sturgeon’s party won 48 of the 59 total seats available in Scotland SNP gained 13 seats on 2017 general election when it finished with tally of 35 Ms Sturgeon said surge gave her a mandate for a second referendum […]

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Tessa Majors murder cops ‘charge boy, 13,’ with slaying NYC student in brutal knife mugging – The Sun

A THIRTEEN-year-old boy has been reportedly been arrested and charged in connection with the murder of college student Tessa Majors, who was fatally stabbed in Morningside Park earlier this week. The teen was caught on Thursday afternoon trespassing in a building wearing clothes that matched the description of the suspect, according to ABC New York. NYPD divers were seen searching […]

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5 takeaways from Trudeau’s ‘mandate letters’ to his cabinet

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau issued marching orders to his cabinet on Friday. While many of the instructions come straight from the Liberal campaign platform, there are a few things that are new, or more detailed than what’s been public before. Here are five things of note from the ministers’ mandate letters: Cell service Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains’ letter […]

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Armed group says it killed 4 hostages kidnapped in Nigeria: Action Against Hunger

LAGOS (Reuters) – An armed group that kidnapped humanitarian workers in northeastern Nigeria five months ago has claimed it killed four hostages, international aid agency Action Against Hunger said on Friday. Six people were abducted in July near the town of Damasak, in the state of Borno, where Islamist insurgents operate. Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP), which split […]

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Argentina's new president surprises students for final exams

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentina’s new President Alberto Fernandez briefly swapped duties on Friday, returning to unfinished business at his former job as a college professor overseeing students’ final exams. Fernandez, sworn in on Tuesday, surprised students when he showed up to supervise an exam in his crime and justice class at the University of Buenos Aires, where he was […]

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