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Monday February 8 2016
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Offbeat humour and upbeat messages dominate Super Bowl 50 ads TELEVISION

NEW YORK — From a strange creature called "Puppymonkeybaby" to a tear-inducing Audi ad, Super Bowl ads ran the gamut this year from offbeat humour to heartfelt messages. On advertising's biggest night, Chrysler celebrated Jeep...

Staffing shortage left several residents without breakfast on Saturday at Hogarth Riverview Manor HEALTH

Sue Gammond was irate on Saturday after learning her 90-year-old mother-in-law and several other residents missed breakfast because a staff member called in sick at the newly...

The nowhere men: Basketball nomads chase dreams in Canada's startup pro league BASKETBALL

HALIFAX — Since he turned pro eight years ago, Arizona-native Gabe Freeman has gotten around: He has played in Mexico, the Philippines, and in Rochester, N.Y. Now,...

Tweet from Marshawn Lynch hints at retirement NFL

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch may have given indication he’s retiring. Lynch sent a tweet during the fourth quarter of Sunday night’s Super Bowl with a pair of cleats hanging from a power line, along with an emoji depicting...

Broncos win Super Bowl 50, 24-10 over Panthers NFL

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — If this was the final game of his magnificent career, what a Super way to go out for Peyton Manning. He can thank Von Miller and the Broncos’...

Andrighetto scores in OT, Habs edge Hurricanes in Eric Staal's 900th game MONTREAL CANADIENS

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens may have found themselves a goalie. For a second game in a row, the acrobatic Scrivens allowed only one goal as Montreal downed the...

Ontario's Glenn Howard earns record 16th Brier berth

BRANTFORD, Ont. — Four−time Brier champion Glen Howard will be making his record 16th appearance at next month’s Canadian men’s curling championship after winning the Ontario provincial title on Sunday. Howard booked his...

Okposo nets hat trick, Islanders pound Oilers 8-1 NFL

NEW YORK — After two disappointing road losses, the New York Islanders needed to face a last−place opponent like the Edmonton Oilers. Kyle Okposo had his second career hat trick after the Islanders opened a commanding lead with three...

Bruins prospect Subban in stable condition after fracturing larynx NHL

Boston Bruins goaltending prospect Malcolm Subban is in stable condition after fracturing his larynx during an American Hockey League game on Saturday. The Bruins said in a statement on their website Sunday that Subban was transported to Maine...

Lazar scores twice, Karlsson adds four assists as Sens dump Leafs TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators needed desperately for something to go right. Pretty much everything did Saturday. Curtis Lazar had the first two−goal game of his career and Erik Karlsson had four assists as the Ottawa Senators embarrassed...

Favre, Stabler elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame NFL

SAN FRANCISCO — The first NFL game Brett Favre ever attended, as a teenager growing up in Mississippi, was the final home game of Ken "The Snake" Stabler’s career. Favre, a New Orleans Saints fan, travelled the hour−or−so...

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