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  1. World Video Game Hall of Fame to announce class of 2017Read the original story

    Thursday May 4 | Brandon Sun

    The inductees will be announced Thursday morning at The Strong museum in Rochester, New York, where the hall of fame was established in 2015. They are: "Donkey Kong," ''Final Fantasy VII," ''Halo: Combat Evolved," ''Microsoft Windows Solitaire," ''Mortal Kombat," ''Myst," ''Pokemon Red and Green," ''Portal," ''Resident Evil," ''Street Fighter II," ''Tomb Raider" and "Wii Sports."


  2. Oak Hill selected to host 2019 Senior PGA ChampionshipRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Brandon Sun

    This marks the second time in 11 years the tournament will be played on the club's Donald Ross-designed East Course, located just outside of Rochester, New York. In 2008, Jay Haas won the senior championship at Oak Hill with a 7-over 287, which remains the highest-winning score in relation to par since the event was expanded to 72 holes in 1958.


  3. Alberta wildfire evacuation highlights growing use of tracking workers using RFIDRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | Brandon Sun

    When last year's ferocious Alberta wildfire threatened Suncor Energy's oilsands upgrader near Fort McMurray, the rush to safely remove hundreds from the area provided a rare large-scale test of technology that can let companies know the location of every single worker. The evacuation highlighted how radio-frequency identification technology - long used to track products in warehouses, equipment in mines and even cattle in feedlots - is increasingly being used to monitor workers on big Canadian industrial sites.


  4. FDA approves 1st drug for moderate & severe eczema casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Brandon Sun

    The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved Dupixent for moderate or severe eczema, which causes red, fiercely itchy rashes on the face, arms and legs. In three studies of the drug including a total of 2,119 participants, one-third to two-thirds achieved clear or nearly clear skin.


  5. Slammer Sale: States find closed prisons can be a tough sellRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Brandon Sun

    Perched atop an Adirondack mountain, the 325-acre site for sale seems to have everything a developer could want: spectacular views, a man-made lake, close proximity to the tourist destination of Saratoga Springs and, oh, former President Ulysses S. Grant lived out his final days in a home next door. But the property on Mount McGregor was also a former New York state prison, and if history is any guide, it will be a tough sell.


  6. Baloney Meter: Is Donald Trump's anti-NAFTA rhetoric all about Mexico?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Brandon Sun

    "We know that the new president-elect has concerns with NAFTA, but they are about Mexico, not Canada." - interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose.


  7. Once toiling in obscurity, Redblacks' Jackson emerges as CFL Mop candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Brandon Sun

    Five years ago Ernest Jackson was playing in the Ultimate Indoor Football League. Now the dangerous receiver is the East Division nominee for Most Outstanding Player in the CFL.


  8. Clariss Guce wins 2nd Symetra Tour title of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | Brandon Sun

    Clariss Guce moved into position to earn an LPGA Tour card for next season, winning the Decatur-Forsyth Classic on Sunday for her second Symetra Tour title of the year. The 26-year-old former Cal State Northridge player closed with a 1-under 71 for a two-stroke victory.


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