World Cup: Soccer fans inspired by Canada’s performance against Belgium

Jacob Serebrin, The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, November 23, 2022 6:24 AM EST Last Updated Wednesday, November 23, 2022 6:26 PM EST For Canadian sockcer fansThe excitement of seeing their country play in the Men’s World Cup for the first time in 36 years on Wednesday … Read more

World Cup: Budweiser ships beer it can’t sell in Qatar to the winning country

Jordan Valinsky, CNN Published Tuesday, November 22, 2022 5:17 PM EST Last updated on Tuesday, November 22, 2022 at 5:17 PM EST (CNN) — Qatar’s last-minute decision to ban alcohol from World Cup stadiums has left Budweiser with a lot of beer. The company has an … Read more

Italy failed to qualify for a second World Cup in a row. But their fans in the GTA have a new team to cheer on

Italy’s men’s national team, the Azzurri (the blues), is one of the most successful and award-winning programs in football history. Shockingly, the team failed to qualify for the World Cup in Qatar for the second tournament in a row, leaving the thousands of die-hard Azzurri fans in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) disappointed. But Canada … Read more

Blizzard rages across New York State

Carolyn Thompson, The Associated Press Published on Saturday, November 19, 2022 at 11:06 a.m. EST Last updated on Saturday, November 19, 2022 at 6:05 PM EST BUFFALO, NY (AP) — Piles of snow, taller than most people in some places, buried parts of western and northern … Read more

Here’s how Canada compares to other countries when it comes to high inflation

Nojoud Al Mallees, The Canadian Press Published Saturday, November 19, 2022 at 6:34 AM EST Decades of high inflation has Canadians concerned about the rising cost of living, but as bleak as things may seem, Canada appears to be doing better than many other major economies. The … Read more

Canada suffers pain in the run-up to World Cup opener

Neil Davidson, The Canadian Press Published Saturday, November 19, 2022 at 9:32 AM EST Canada coach John Herdman had a dismal medical update on Saturday with goalkeeper Milan Borjan and midfielder Stephen Eustaquio joining star Alphonso Davies as question marks ahead of the World Cup opener against … Read more

World Cup: FIFA head comments on beer ban

Jenna Fryer, The Associated Press Published Saturday, November 19, 2022 6:41 AM EST DOHA, Qatar (AP) — FIFA President Gianni Infantino downplayed Qatar’s last-minute ban on the sale of beer in World Cup stadiums as nothing more than a brief inconvenience to spectators. “If this is the … Read more

Bars and restaurants in Ontario are allowed to serve alcohol early for FIFA World Cup

Jordan Omstead, The Canadian Press Published Friday, November 18, 2022 2:04 PM EST Last updated on Friday, November 18, 2022 at 7:54 PM EST TORONTO – Ontario’s liquor regulator says restaurants and bars across the province will be allowed to serve alcohol at 7 a.m. during … Read more

Western, northern New York hit by lake-effect blizzard

Carolyn Thompson, The Associated Press Published Friday, November 18, 2022 at 2:45 PM EST Last updated on Friday, November 18, 2022 at 8:24 PM EST BUFFALO, NY (AP) — A dangerous lake-effect blizzard paralyzed parts of western and northern New York on Friday, dumping more than … Read more

An investigation is underway into a mid-air crash at the Dallas air show

Juan A. Lozano, Josh Funk and Lm Otero, The Associated Press Published Sunday, November 13, 2022 7:45 PM EST DALLAS (AP) — A national transportation official investigating the cause of a mid-air crash of two historic military jets during an air show that killed six people said … Read more