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B.C. businessman to plead guilty in U.S. college admissions scam

David Sidoo, a businessman from Vancouver had been scheduled to go on trial in January

World Health Organization declares COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic

More than 100,000 people have been infected

Major sports leagues close locker rooms to non-essential personnel amid virus scare

NBA, MLB, NHL, MLS close access to locker rooms and clubhouses to ensure safety of players

COVID-19 stricken ship with 237 Canadians on board pulls into California port

Passengers lining the balconies waved and some left the cabins to go onto deck

Trainers, vets charged in international horse-drugging scheme

Trainer alleged to have given performance-enhancing drugs to horses entered in races 1,082 times

Harry, Meghan do their last royal job at Commonwealth event

The Commonwealth service is a major event on the royal calendar

Stocks slide on Wall Street over coronavirus and oil crash

The slide triggered the first automatic halt in trading in over two decades

COVID-19 closes sites around the world as stocks, oil prices sink

Global oil prices suffered their worst percentage losses since the start of the 1991 Gulf War

Grief, controversy mark one-year anniversary of Ethiopian plane crash

157 people were killed when the plane crashed six minutes after takeoff

Behind the scenes, scientists prep for COVID-19 vaccine test

Work on an experimental vaccine is underway

COVID-19: Seattle-area officials buy $4 million ‘quarantine’ motel

Not everyone is putting out the welcome mat

Warren ends 2020 presidential bid after Super Tuesday rout

Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard now only female candidate

James Bond film release pushed back 7 months due to coronavirus

New James Bond film ‘No Time To Die’ will now hit theatres worldwide in November 2020

Bloomberg out, Biden resurgent after Super Tuesday victories

Bloomberg quit the race just 101 days after he got in despite pouring more than $500 million of his fortune

Tensions rise as U.S. death toll from coronavirus reaches 9

All of the deaths have occurred in Washington state and most were residents of a nursing home

Biden, Bernie’s Super Tuesday brawl to shape Democratic race

The two men have assembled coalitions of disparate demographics and political beliefs

UPDATE: Tornadoes devastate Tennessee, killing at least 19 people

The disaster affected voting in Tennessee, one of 14 Super Tuesday states

Zamboni driver unlikely to spur NHL to change goalie rule

David Ayres became a sensation last month after leading the Hurricanes to an improbable victory

‘Judge Judy’ will end 25-year run, but star sticking around

The 77-year-old mediator will be making a new show called ‘Judy Justice’ that will debut in fall 2021

U.S. authorities announce 2nd coronavirus death in Washington State

Washington state now has 12 confirmed cases