Author: Robert Shawn

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An American basketball player who has played professionally in Europe had the difficult task of explaining why his doping test says he’s pregnant. D.J. Cooper was aiming to play for Bosnia in the upcoming FIBA Basketball World Cup, but has since been suspended by the league after testing positive positive for human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), […]

Are you a shopaholic? Well now you can get paid to feed your bad habit. is looking for a “Shopping Specialist” and will provide $5,000 to spend over the course of a week at various retailers, testing out coupons and promo codes. The chosen applicant will be required to shop at a mix of […]

Spectators have been flocking to Witless Bay to get a glimpse of a beluga whale that has been recently spotted off the shore. Pictures and videos have been surfacing on social media as of late, showing the curious creature in the water. The Department of Fisheries and Oceans have been keeping a close eye on […]

Hot Dog host shot Oscar Meyer has created an ice cream sandwich with bits of hot dog.. for some reason. The “Ice Dog Sandwich” features cookies as “buns,” and bits of candied hot dog meat and spicy mustard ice cream. The company will drive the Wienermobile around Manhattan, NY during the week of Aug. 12 to […]

An unopened copy of a video game for the Nintendo Entertainment System is expected to fetch a man $10 000 at auction. Not bad considering the owner found the game tucked away in his attic. Scott Amos says he found the the mint-condition, still in box copy of Kid Icarus for the original Nintendo still in […]

A woman in Pennsylvania is facing four charges after allegedly urinating on some potatoes at a Wal-Mart. 20 year old Grace Brown has been charged with criminal mischief, open lewdness, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness in connection with the incident. Brown turned herself in to police after authorities released security footage of a woman matching […]

Remember when the price of gas went down last week? Good times. Not so much the case this week, however. Motorists can expect to pay 2.7 cents per litre more this week. Meanwhile, diesel increased by 1.7 cents. Furnace and stove oils went up by 1.35 cents per litre. Propane was the only fuel to […]

Sobeys is the latest major retailer to become more environmentally conscience, announcing they plan to phase out plastic bags in 2020. “This is a first step, and we plan to make meaningful progress every year to take plastic out of our stores and our products,” says Michael Medline, President and CEO of the chain’s parent […]

Fans of the Twilight series can now take their fandom to the next level by spending a night in Bella Swan’s home. The Oregon household that served as Bella’s home in the film franchise is now listed on AirBnb as the “Twilight Swan House”, and rents for between $330 and $440 a night. “Stay in this famous […]

For those who love the Starbucks experience but feel like it needs more of a Canuck flare, then Tim Horton’s has the solution. The coffee and donut chain has opened up what a new type of Tim’s to appeal more to the Starbucks regular. Dubbed “innovation cafes”, the re-vamped Timmy Ho’s boasts seven new brewing […]



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