Year: 2017

Huge blizzard brings Atlantic Canada to a screeching halt

HALIFAX – A massive, slow-moving blizzard has descended on the Maritimes, lashing the region with powerful, icy gusts that brought much of the area to a snow-caked standstill. Police warned drivers to stay off the roads amid white-out conditions. Public transit was shut down in several communities, and government offices were closed in Nova Scotia…

Ex-Dolphins, UGA DE Moses dies in house fire

5:45 PM ET ESPN.com news services Former Miami Dolphins and University of Georgia defensive end Quentin Moses died Sunday morning in a house fire that also killed a woman and her child. Officials said the fire began at approximately 6 a.m. ET. Both Andria Godard and her daughter, Jasmine, were found dead in the home…

7 Commonly Overlooked Tax Deductions

A big part of ensuring you get the biggest tax refund possible is claiming all the tax deductions and credits your eligible for. We all know life events like having children or buying a house have tax benefits, but what about other ways to save? It may seem impossible to know them all, but luckily,…

Canadian canning machine company rides craft beer wave to increased sales

CALGARY—For a certain generation of connoisseur, beer sold in aluminum cans cannot call itself “craft beer.” But that’s changing to the relief of Peter Love, whose family-owned Calgary manufacturing business specializes in small-scale canning machines aimed at the craft brewing market. “We have a snobby industry,” concedes the 65-year-old president of Cask Brewing Systems Inc.…