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Garbine Muguruza Blows Away Venus Williams To Take First Wimbledon Crown

LONDON (Reuters) – An inspired Garbine Muguruza stormed to her first Wimbledon title on Saturday, blowing away in-form American Venus Williams 7-5 6-0 with arguably the performance of her career after tight and tense early exchanges. In the first women’s final played under the Centre Court roof, a high-quality first set gradually built toward a captivating conclusion a… Sports PLEASE ...

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Mark Hamill And Carrie Fisher Honoured As 'Legends' By Disney

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Mark Hamill has been bestowed one of Disney’s highest honours, but he can’t believe Carrie Fisher wasn’t there to see it. Hamill and Fisher were named Disney Legends during a ceremony Friday at the company’s biannual fan convention, the D23 Expo in Anaheim, California. He said Fisher would have been making him laugh at the event and ...

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Canadians Donating To Family Of Slain U.S Soldier After Khadr Settlement

TORONTO — Canadians across the country have been reaching into their wallets to donate money to the family of an American soldier whom Omar Khadr is accused of killing in Afghanistan 15 years ago. The online fundraising effort — part political protest, part generosity — comes amid a furor over the $ 10.5 million sources said the federal government paid ...

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Honolulu High-Rise Fire Kills Three

HONOLULU — Karen Hastings was in her 31st floor Honolulu apartment when she smelled smoke. She ran out to her balcony, looked down, and saw flames five floors below her. “The fire just blew up and went flying right out the windows,” the 71-year-old Hastings said of the first moments of the high-rise blaze that killed at least three people ...

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New NAFTA Will Be A 'Win, Win, Win' Vice-President Pence Tells Governors' Meeting

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The Canadian government has gotten what it wanted during U.S. meetings this week: clear, public assurances from powerful Republican politicians that the North American Free Trade Agreement will be preserved. Those soothing messages came just days before the U.S. government is set to release its positions for NAFTA negotiations, which are scheduled to begin next month under ...

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10 Things We Learned From The 2017 French Open

Jelena Ostapenko was the surprise winner for this year’s tournament on the women’s side. In addition, 18-year-old CiCi Bellis reached the 3rd Round of a Major for the first time and veteran, Venus Williams, appeared in another second week of a major. Let’s block ads! (Why?) … BuzzFeed – Sports PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ ...

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Rick Campanelli To Leave ET Canada This August After 12 Years

TORONTO — “ET Canada” co-host Rick Campanelli and two of the show’s on-air personalities are leaving their positions. A post on the Corus entertainment show’s website says Campanelli is “moving on to pursue new ventures” when his contract comes to a close later this summer. Campanelli h… HuffPost Canada – Athena2 – All Posts PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END ...

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Two Games and Increasing Raptors Regret

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Confederations Cup preview and prediction

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Fort McMurray Fire Passport Replacement Cost Ottawa Nearly $130K

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. — Waiving fees to replace passports and other documents lost in last year’s Fort McMurray wildfire cost Ottawa almost $ 130,000 in forgone revenue. The May 2016 disaster displaced more than 80,000 people in the northern Alberta city for at least a month as flames consumed one-tenth of its buildings. “At that time, it was deemed in ...

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