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Rivalry Series

Canada's offensive woes continue in another women's hockey loss to U.S.

Canada's women's hockey team fell 2-1 to the United States Tuesday night in Moncton, N.B., and now trail their five-game Rivalry Series two games to none.

After knife attack 1st time on Appalachian Trail, N.B. hiker plans to do 3,500 km again

Kirby Morrill has loved sports since she was a young girl. At the University of New Brunswick, she was a rugby star, celebrated for her "off-the-charts" tackling. But for close to a decade she had dreamed of another physical achievement — hiking the 3,500-kilometre Appalachian Trail.

N.B. doctor found guilty of misconduct in U.K.

A family doctor now practising in New Brunswick has been found guilty of misconduct by a tribunal in the United Kingdom after making "sexually motivated" remarks to someone who identified herself as a 13-year-old girl.

Struck by tragedy, small N.B. town to host Habs, Panthers in Hockeyville celebration

A tiny New Brunswick community, known mainly for its federal maximum-security prison, has been transformed into Hockeyville in celebration of the game -- and in memory of a young player who died too soon.

Martha Stewart offers business advice to cannabis industry leaders

Food and lifestyles guru Martha Stewart says the recipe for success she has followed throughout her career also applies to cannabis companies — offer quality products at fair prices.

Baby boom among endangered right whales offers researchers some hope

Researchers have reported seeing seven North Atlantic right whale calves this winter off the southern U.S. coast, where the mammals spend winters before coming north to Canada as temperatures warm.

Trudeau warns fear-mongering over immigration will be part of election campaign

Justin Trudeau is warning voters to be wary of fear-mongering about immigration, suggesting the issue will be a hot-button topic during the federal election campaign this fall.

Scientists call for protection of geological, historical sites on other planets

MUN's Jack Matthews says as nations and private companies increasingly explore and develop outer space, there's a growing threat to extraterrestrial environments.

Little Prince Edward Island enjoying a buoyant economy

Tourists visiting tidy, bucolic Prince Edward Island should keep their eyes open for some swagger this summer: The smallest province is on a tear.

60 years later, Willie O'Ree marks anniversary of breaking NHL's colour barrier

Fredericton's Willie O'Ree didn't even know there was a colour barrier to break until checking the newspaper the following day.

Governor General praises tolerance, religious freedom in N.B. speech

Governor General Julie Payette, who faced criticism for a speech last week that some said mocked people of faith, praised Canada's tolerance and freedom of religion Tuesday.

Trump ally reassures Canadians: 'He really truly believes in having free trade'

A key ally of Donald Trump says the U.S. president believes in free trade and Canadians shouldn't read too much into what they hear.

Premiers, governors to discuss cross-border trade at Charlottetown meeting

Eastern Canadian premiers are stressing the need to make Canada's case on cross-border trade at every opportunity in the Donald Trump era.

Genetically-modified salmon project for P.E.I. requires assessment, says federal minister

A proposal to produce the world's first genetically modified salmon for human consumption in P.E.I. will face assessment, says the federal government.

Beer lovers alert! Craft beer boom a tourist draw in New Brunswick capital

The craft brewing industry is booming in Fredericton, and officials in New Brunswick's capital are hoping tourists will want to taste what the city has on tap.