Hoverboard eyed in fire that killed girl, critically hurt 2

Hoverboard eyed in fire that killed girl, critically hurt 2

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A fire that killed a toddler and critically injured two others, and also led to critical injuries to a responding fire official, appears to have been sparked by a recharging hoverboard, authorities said.

Fire officials in Harrisburg said one victim jumped from a second-floor porch roof to escape the blaze, which was reported shortly before 8 p.m. Friday. Two other females…

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Body checking ban in Pee Wee means fewer concussions: U of C study

Researchers at the University of Calgary released a new study that showed a drastic decline in the number of concussions following a ban on body checking


‘Law needs Feminism Because’ forum takes place in Montreal

A forum bringing together law students, lawyers and legal professionals from across Canada was held in Montreal. The aim of which was to examine why the law needs feminism.


Chicago woman accused of killing boyfriend with bleach during fight

A Chicago woman has been ordered held on US $1 million bond for forcing her boyfriend to drink bleach, which killed him.


Rescue underway for two people stuck on Grouse Grind trail

North Vancouver firefighters are responding to a rescue on the Grouse Grind trail Saturday afternoon. The District of North Vancouver Fire Department said they were ascending to the Grind’s half way point to rescue two hikers at about 1:30 p.m. The trail is currently closed for the season and is estimated to be under a significant…

Is Steven Spielberg’s Trump-Timed ‘The Post’ the Start of a New Wave of Movies That Matter?

Is Steven Spielberg’s Trump-Timed ‘The Post’ the Start of a New Wave of Movies That Matter?

I got a shiver of anticipation when I read the announcement on Monday that Steven Spielberg would direct “The Post,” a drama about The Washington Post’s role in exposing the Pentagon Papers, starring Tom Hanks as the fabled Post editor Ben Bradlee and Meryl Streep as publisher Katharine Graham. Set in 1971, the movie will center… Read more »

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