Fire on cargo ship off British Columbia coast reported out

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — Canadian Coast Guard officials said Sunday a fire that was burning in several containers aboard a cargo ship off the coast of British Columbia appeared to be out. The Coast Guard said it received word late Saturday morning that a fire had broken out in 10 damaged containers aboard the MV…

Chicago Blackhawks add 2 players and a coach to the COVID-19 protocol — and Patrick Kane remains unavailable for tonight’s game: ‘We’re the team that’s dealing with it right now’ thumbnail

Chicago Blackhawks add 2 players and a coach to the COVID-19 protocol — and Patrick Kane remains unavailable for tonight’s game: ‘We’re the team that’s dealing with it right now’

Ryan Carpenter and Erik Gustafsson returned to Chicago Blackhawks activities from the league’s COVID-19 protocol Sunday, but one very noticeable absence remained. Patrick Kane, who entered the protocol Saturday, wasn’t listed on the pregame roster report for the Hawks’ game against the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday night at the United Center. Forward Jujhar Khaira,…

Peter Scolari of ‘Newhart,’ ‘Bosom Buddies,’ dies at 66 thumbnail

Peter Scolari of ‘Newhart,’ ‘Bosom Buddies,’ dies at 66

By LYNN ELBER Associated Press | Oct 22, 2021 at 2:02 PM LOS ANGELES — Peter Scolari, a versatile character actor whose television roles included a yuppie producer on “Newhart” and a closeted dad on “Girls” and who was on Broadway with longtime friend Tom Hanks in “Lucky Guy,” has died. He was 66. Scolari…

Op-ed: White Sox great Minnie Miñoso’s impact extended far beyond the outfield thumbnail

Op-ed: White Sox great Minnie Miñoso’s impact extended far beyond the outfield

Opinion content—editorials, columns and guest commentaries—is created independent of news reporting and is exclusive to subscribers. Minnie Miñoso belongs in the Baseball Hall of Fame. The first Afro-Latino player and one of the first Black players to enter the major leagues, Minnie started his big-league career in 1948 and played in what had just been…