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Couture's return an inspiration for the Sharks

Edmonton center Connor McDavid , the NHL's leading scorer in the regular season, had one assist in his playoff debut to extend his points streak to 15 games. The question is how much of what happened Wednesday did the Oilers bring on themselves, and how much of it was the result of the Sharks' play. They say you can't simply flip a switch and become a good team in the playoffs - don't tell that to the San Jose Sharks.


Sask. Education Minister responds to controversial court ruling

Sask. Education Minister responds to controversial court ruling

The existence of Catholic and Protestant separate school divisions dates back to confederation, when religious minorities were provided that constitutional protection. Medicine Hat Catholic Board of Education chair Dick Mastel said he understands why some local parents might be concerned about the implications of the case.


Borussia Dortmund treated 'like animals' after bomb attack

Borussia Dortmund treated 'like animals' after bomb attack

Bartra was operated on for a broken bone in his right wrist and shrapnel in his arm, a team spokesman said. An emotional Borussia Dortmund midfielder Nuri Sahin says there is more to life than football after his side lost their rearranged Champions League clash with Monaco.



Pence touts $10 billion in US-Indonesian trade and investment deals

While in Australia, Pence and his family will also meet some local wildlife at Sydney's zoo, take a harbor cruise and tour the world-famous Sydney Opera House. Trump's company, the Trump Organization, is active in Indonesia with plans to manage luxury resorts being built near the capital Jakarta and on the tourist island of Bali.


Gunmen attacked army base, 100 casualties

Gunmen attacked army base, 100 casualties

A Taliban spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid, said the assailants had been led inside the base by four soldiers who had always been working for the militants. "All of us condemn such murderous and reprehensible actions". In Berlin, military officials said advising missions on the base will be on hold for one or two days while the Afghan army investigates, but that work would resume.