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Military draft in occupied Donbas turns into slavery – Ukraine intel

The Russian Federation treats residents of the occupied Donbas as inferior people. Mobilization in the puppet “republics” has turned into slavery as men who are being deployed to the front lines are literally being sent for slaughter. That’s according to MoD spokesperson Andrii Yusov, the Ukrainian defense intelligence reported on Telegram, as seen by Ukrinform. […]

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Travel

Florida will draft new rider safety measures after Orlando FreeFall death

The Wheel at ICON Park Orlando is a 400-foot-tall giant observation wheel in International Drive area, where FreeFall Ride death occurred – Courtesy: Shutterstock – Image by VIAVAL TOURS Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried will introduce new legislation on Wednesday in an effort to improve rider safety as the investigation into the death of 14-year-old […]

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MLB Draft 2022: Tracking every pick from the first round

2022 MLB Draft: Tracking every pick from the first round originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington It’s time to draft. The 2022 MLB Draft got underway in Los Angeles on Sunday. The Baltimore Orioles kicked off the three-day, 20-round event by selecting high school shortstop Jackson Holliday. Holliday, the son of former seven-time All-Star outfielder […]

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Business

IMG’s Elijah Green fine-tuned natural talent to become top MLB draft prospect

Since Will Townsley controlled the iPad, he would know Elijah Green’s 60-yard dash time first. The strength and conditioning coach knelt on Bradenton IMG Academy’s turf, parallel to the starting gate, and started Green’s clock in sync with his right foot’s first pivot and his arm’s first rip. The other IMG varsity players and coaches […]

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World

Russia ‘desperate for more men’ as suspicions of a national draft for Ukraine war increase

Russia’s military might has been widely criticised since the beginning of the conflict in Ukraine in February. With reports of faulty and old equipment, deserting troops, the use of nonconsenting conscripts, and a lack of military strategy, it is no surprise people in Russia are fearful of a national draft. Four Russian soldiers have released […]

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Sports

NHL Entry Draft 2022 Round 1 live tracker, updates: Canadiens surprise with first pick

The 2022 NHL Entry Draft is finally here. We’ll be tracking the picks throughout the night, with reaction from local team experts around the league. MONTREAL, QC — After months of speculation we have finally made it to draft day as the 2022 NHL Entry Draft from Quebec is set to begin Thursday night.  We’ve […]

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Sports

NHL Entry Draft 2022 Round 1 live tracker, updates: Who will Canadiens select No. 1?

The 2022 NHL Entry Draft is finally here. We’ll be tracking the picks throughout the night, with reaction from local team experts around the league. MONTREAL, QC — After months of speculation we have finally made it to draft day as the 2022 NHL Entry Draft from Quebec is set to begin Thursday night.  We’ve […]

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Canada

Meet the teen hockey phenom who went from a backyard Yukon rink to the top WHL draft pick | CBC News

Last hockey season was a good one for Gavin McKenna in the Canadian Sport School Hockey League’s U18 division. He was their top scorer with 65 points in 35 games.  McKenna’s outstanding performance led to him becoming the first overall draft pick by the Medicine Hat Tigers in the upcoming Western Hockey League (WHL) season. “I kind of […]

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Science

Draft Chile constitution puts environment and indigenous rights at its core

Chile has unveiled the final draft of a constitution born from a wave of protests two years ago, putting to voters the question of whether to adopt a new framework for governing the country with environmental and indigenous rights at its centre. The final document was presented at a ceremony on Monday in the capital […]

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NHL Mock Draft: Shane Wright top pick to Canadiens in NHL lottery mock draft

We’re just over a week away from the 2022 NHL Entry Draft. Check out the lottery selections from our Locked On partners. MONTREAL, QC — The 2022 NHL Entry Draft is just over a week away as we put the finally touches on our expectations, over at the Locked On Podcast Network. Locked On, which has […]