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News Canada » History: La Cañada History: El Niño storms pound the city, bringing 18.1 inches of rain to La Cañada Flintridge in just one month

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/socal/la-canada-valley-sun/news/tn-vsl-me-102030-20180220-story.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The Amgen Tour of California sped through La Cañada Flintridge toward the Rose Bowl, drawing residents and visitors from nearby communities to watch the cyclists race around corners and past homes on a rainy Feb. 24, 2008, the final leg, Stage 7, of the ...

News Canada » History: How USA and Canada’s women’s hockey teams became the Winter Olympics’ best rivalry

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/how-usa-and-canada%e2%80%99s-women%e2%80%99s-hockey-teams-became-the-olympics%e2%80%99-best-rivalry/ar-BBJlona
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

To have a rivalry in sports is to have a history like no other, and the United States and Canada have quite a history. On Wednesday, Team USA and Canada will play for women’s Olympic hockey gold, a matchup we’ve seen five times now over the last six ...

News Canada » History: Memorials to Canada’s forgotten history — caught on film

News channel or source: http://www.concordia.ca/cunews/main/stories/2018/02/21/memorials-to-canadas-forgotten-history-lost-stories.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The Lost Stories Project has launched a series of web-based films documenting the creation of four powerful public art pieces. Each one highlights a largely neglected chapter in Canada’s history. Available on the project’s website in both French and ...

News Canada » History: How to Watch USA vs. Canada: Live stream, TV Channel, Game Info, History

News channel or source: https://www.si.com/olympics/2018/02/21/usa-canada-live-stream-watch-olympics-online-tv-channel
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The United States will play Canada in the gold medal match on Wednesday night. The U.S. and Canada have played each other in four of the five Olympic gold medal games. The Americans won in 1998 but Canada is riding a streak of four consecutive gold medals ...

News Canada » History: Canadians, clubbed: Women fail to medal in curling for first time in Olympic history

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/canadians-clubbed-women-fail-medal-curling-first-time-olympic-history-135044501.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Canada had been eliminated from medal contention earlier in the day, you see, and so nobody much felt like celebrating anything. This match against the Olympic Athletes of Russia was a painful slide, a wrenching reminder of what could have been ...

News Canada » History: 'Our history has been covered up': Facing New Brunswick's past on slavery

News channel or source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/new-brunswick-history-slavery-1.4544260
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Cooper said having the United States next door, which had a much more public history of slavery, has led to some in Canada ignoring truths in their own country. "Oftentimes as Canadians we project onto the United States, and 'oh they're bad, they have ...

News Canada » History: Canada's Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir become most decorated figure skaters in Olympic history

News channel or source: http://www.espn.com/olympics/winter18/story/_/id/22506472/tessa-virtue-scott-moir-win-ice-dancing-gold-medal-canada-become-most-decorated-figure-skaters-olympic-history
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

GANGNEUNG, South Korea -- Canadian stars Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir won the gold medal in ice dancing at the Pyeongchang Games on Tuesday, becoming the most decorated figure skaters in Olympic history with a dazzling and dramatic free skate set to the ...

News Canada » History: A look at the history of Sikhism, Sikh extremism and its impact on Canada

News channel or source: https://ca.news.yahoo.com/look-history-sikhism-sikh-extremism-190305577.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

OTTAWA — Questions around Justin Trudeau's commitment to opposing Sikh extremism in Canada have been a recurrent theme since his arrival in India last weekend, with the prime minister repeatedly pushed to confirm his government's support for a united India.

News Canada » History: Canada’s checkered history of arms sales to human rights violators

News channel or source: http://www.macleans.ca/politics/canadas-checkered-history-of-arms-sales-to-human-rights-violators/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Canadian government has been taking flak lately for its arms sales. Helicopters destined for the Philippines could be used for internal security in President Rodrigo Duterte’s harsh crackdowns, critics charge. The $12-billion sale of light armoured ...

News Canada » History: Canadian Ice Dancers Make History, Winning Gold In Pyeongchang

News channel or source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/canada-ice-dance-gold-medal_us_5a8ba9bee4b09fc01e02bb90
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir won the gold medal in the ice dancing competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics on Tuesday, becoming the most decorated figure skaters in Olympic history ... Games in Vancouver, Canada, and took home two ...