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Toxoplasma gondii discovered in Arctic whale – Healio

HealioA research team from the University of British Columbia discovered for the first time an infectious form of Toxoplasma gondii in western Arctic Beluga, which may have serious public health consequences for indigenous hunters and consumers of Beluga whale …Cat Parasite Infects Arctic Belugas: ScientistsFrench TribuneDeadly cat parasite attacks beluga whales, humans may be next, […]

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Parasite found in house cats showing up in Arctic whales – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionA parasite often found in house cats has started showing up in beluga whales in the Arctic. The phenomenon was discovered by researchers from the University of British Columbia. The parasite, toxoplasma gondii, can cause sickness, and even blindness, …Arctic Whales Infected With Domestic Cat Parasite!The Utah People’s PostOh good, a freaky brain […]

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Entertainment

Miley launches tour in Vancouver with sass, showmanship – USA TODAY

USA TODAYVANCOUVER, British Columbia — Yes, there was twerking. But if Friday’s opening night of Miley Cyrus’ Bangerz North American tour proved anything, it’s that the time has come to move the conversation about the former Disney star beyond the notorious …Miley Cyrus kicks off ‘Bangerz’ tourNew York Daily NewsMiley Cyrus Twerks her way through […]

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Cat parasite found in Arctic Beluga – BBC News

BBC NewsThe cat parasite Toxoplasma gondii, which can cause blindness in people, has been identified in Beluga in the western Arctic. The discovery by University of British Columbia scientists has prompted a health advisory to Inuit people in the region who eat the …Researchers Find Infectious Cat Parasite in Western Arctic Beluga, Public Health …Science […]

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Toronto mayor ticketed for jaywalking in Vancouver – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comVANCOUVER, British Columbia — It seems that Toronto Mayor Rob Ford can’t cross the street these days without getting into trouble. The mayor’s spokesman, Amin Massoudi, confirmed Saturday that Ford received a jaywalking ticket Friday night. Ford was in …Video and photos have emerged of Ford allegedly posing with fans inside pub …Daily MailControversial Toronto […]

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Sidney Crosby ties it late, then wins game in shootout for Penguins – USA TODAY

USA TODAYVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Sidney Crosby tied the score late in regulation and added the only goal in a shootout to rally the Pittsburgh Penguins past the slumping Vancouver Canucks 5-4 on Tuesday night. Crosby and Kris Letang scored 16 …Recap: Vancouver vs. PittsburghMiamiHerald.comCrosby lifts Penguins over Canucks in shootout victoryTSNPenguins beat Canucks, […]