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How the Avalanche are handling being a top Stanley Cup favorite

7:00 AM ET Milan Hejduk was the last remaining member of the 2001 Stanley Cup-winning Colorado Avalanche to stay on the roster. But entering the 2012-13 season, Hejduk knew he would have a diminished role. He called teammate Gabriel Landeskog and told him to meet him and then-coach Joe Sacco for a meeting at the…

PBS lawyer resigns after being caught in Veritas sting

NEW YORK – A lawyer for PBS resigned Tuesday after being caught describing President Donald Trump as “close to Hitler” in a right-wing sting operation. Michael Beller, a contracts lawyer in PBS’ general counsel office, was recorded offering political opinions in what appeared to be a barroom conversation with a woman. It was released Tuesday…

Fishing code of conduct being finalized for Haida Gwaii

Efforts are underway to finalize a code of conduct for recreational fishing on Haida Gwaii. The code, governing harvests of both finfish and shellfish, is a priority item under the Haida Gwaii Marine Plan to provide framework around a uniquely Haida Gwaii Approach to the public fishery. “The Code of Conduct has been drafted in…

‘This is being done so wrongly’: Doug Ford’s government has fast-tracked a Durham development that will create new jobs — and destroy local wetlands

The province has approved a massive project in Pickering that will destroy a 22-hectare provincially significant wetland, a move that has alarmed environmental groups — and the mayor of a neighbouring town who says the “project is being rammed through.” The Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing issued a ministerial zoning order late Friday afternoon…

Being Too Optimistic About These 3 Things Could Doom Your Retirement

If there was a list of cardinal retirement-planning sins, head-in-the-clouds optimism would probably come in second only to not planning at all. We’d all like to think our expenses will decline in retirement and that we won’t encounter too many unexpected costs, but there’s no way to be sure. Running out of money is a…