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San Jose Sharks beat ‪Edmonton Oilers 3-2 in overtime in Game 1

San Jose Sharks beat ‪Edmonton Oilers 3-2 in overtime in Game 1

Melker Karlsson scored 3:22 into overtime giving the San Jose Sharks a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers Wednesday night at Rogers Place. Oscar Klefbom opened the scoring at 6:44 of the first period, Milan Lucic recorded a goal and assist for a two-point night, Cam Talbot made 41 saves and Connor McDavid registered his first career playoff point with ... Read More »

‘Super’ bedbugs are becoming resistant to treatment, says new research

'Super' bedbugs are becoming resistant to treatment, says new research

Bed bugs are developing a resistance to common insecticides and it’s making them much harder to kill, a new study says. According to scientists at Purdue University, bed bugs have already shown resistance to several other insecticides, including the commonly-used deltamethrin. However, bifenthrin and chlorfenapyr can now be added onto that growing list. In a study to be published next ... Read More »

Eddie Murphy’s brother comedian Charlie dies of leukemia at 57

Eddie Murphy's brother comedian Charlie dies of leukemia at 57

Comedian Charlie Murphy, star of Chappelle’s Show and older brother of Eddie Murphy, has died at the age of 57. The stand-up performer died on Wednesday in New York of leukaemia, his spokesman confirmed. A statement from the Murphy family read: “Our hearts are heavy with the loss today of our son, brother, father, uncle and friend Charlie. “Charlie filled ... Read More »

Kamloops: Hotel robbed by man with gun (Picture)

Hotel robbed by man with gun (Photo)

KAMLOOPS – Police say a lone man entered the CIBC in downtown Kamloops and demanded cash before fleeing on foot. Cpl. Kelly Butler says it happened at about 2:30 p.m. “We had reports that a lone male entered the bank, asked for an amount of money, and was provided with an undisclosed amount of money. That male then departed on ... Read More »

Researchers unravel mystery of the loose shoelace (Video)

Researchers unravel mystery of the loose shoelace (Video)

Science has finally explained why shoelaces become loose with the passage of time. A novel study by UC Berkeley mechanical engineers shows why shoelaces get untied with duration. The study was spearheaded by a group of mechanical engineers. While nearly everybody has stopped many times to tie their shoes, no one has asked the relevant question why these pesky shoelaces ... Read More »