Putin still wants most of Ukraine, war outlook grim -US intelligence chief

Putin still wants most of Ukraine, war outlook grim -US intelligence chief

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends Caspian Summit in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan June 29, 2022. Sputnik/Grigory Sysoyev/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 29 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin still wants to seize most of Ukraine, but his forces are so degraded by combat that they likely can only … Read more

Toronto FC sign defender Domenico Criscito

Toronto FC sign defender Domenico Criscito

Toronto FC announced today that the club has signed Italian international defender Domenico Criscito using Targeted Allocation Money (TAM) through 2023. Criscito will occupy an international roster slot and will join the club pending receipt of his International Transfer Certificate (ITC). “Mimmo is a player who will add valuable veteran presence to our team,” said … Read more

Canada travel restrictions: Entry rules to remain until at least Sept. 30

Canada travel restrictions: Entry rules to remain until at least Sept. 30

The federal government announced Wednesday all existing border restrictions to enter Canada will remain in place until at least Sept. 30. That means foreign travelers will still need to provide proof of being fully vaccinated to enter the country and unvaccinated Canadians or permanent residents will need to provide a molecular COVID-19 test taken prior … Read more

The Steam Deck SSD has been downgraded on some models

The Steam Deck SSD has been downgraded on some models

Valve has downgraded the SSD included with some Steam Deck models. While all Steam Deck 256GB and 512GB models initially came with a PCI express 3.0 x4 SSD, some now ship with a PCI express 3.0 x2 SSD instead. Using Wayback Machine confirms Valve quietly tweaked the technical specifications listed on the Steam Deck site … Read more

Organic vapor induces dissolution of molecular salts — ScienceDaily

Organic vapor induces dissolution of molecular salts — ScienceDaily

It has long been known that when salt is kept in a humid environment, it absorbs water, dissolving some of the salt and making it clump. Now, researchers from Japan have discovered that water vapor isn’t the only agent that can do this. In a study published on July 29, 2022 in RSC Advancesresearchers from … Read more

Toronto Pearson facing ‘unacceptable’ baggage chaos

Toronto Pearson facing ‘unacceptable’ baggage chaos

Canada’s transport minister is speaking out about the “unacceptable issues” that continues to result in significant delays at Canadian airports after images surfaced on social media showing hundreds of pieces of luggage piled up at Toronto Pearson International Airport. The Greater Toronto Airports Authority, which operates Toronto Pearson, told CP24 on Tuesday that a number … Read more

Missing boy found alive after week in German sewers

Missing boy found alive after week in German sewers

An 8-year-old boy was found alive in a sewer eight days after he went missing in Oldenburg, northwestern Germany. The boy, identified by authorities only as Joe, was reported missing on the afternoon of June 17. Joe was eventually rescued from the sewer system after a passer-by in the local area heard noises coming from … Read more

Kings acquire forward Kevin Fiala in trade with Wild

Kings acquire forward Kevin Fiala in trade with Wild

The Los Angeles Kings have acquired forward Kevin Fiala in a trade with the Minnesota Wild, the Kings announced Wednesday. The Wild will receive a 2022 first-round pick and the rights to prospect defenseman Brock Faber in return for the restricted free agent. Los Angeles and Fiala have reportedly agreed to a seven-year extension with … Read more