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BlackRock's top investor PNC Financial to sell entire stake

(Reuters) – PNC Financial Services Group Inc (PNC.N) plans to sell its entire 22% stake in the world’s largest asset manager BlackRock Inc (BLK.N), the U.S. bank said on Monday, exiting one its most attractive investments after more than two decades. PNC, BlackRock’s largest shareholder, will sell its common and preferred shares in a secondary […]

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Edmonton Oil Kings coach Brad Lauer named WHL coach of the year

Edmonton Oil Kings coach Brad Lauer has been named the Western Hockey League coach of the year for the 2019-20 season. Lauer led the Oil Kings to a WHL Central Division-best record of 42-12-6-4 (94 points) before the season was ended early by the spreading COVID-19 pandemic. The 53-year-old native of Humboldt, Sask., has an […]

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Woman killed by alligator in S.C. during visit to do homeowner’s nails

The woman attacked and killed by an alligator in a gated community along the South Carolina coast was visiting the homeowner to do her nails and was trying to touch the animal when it grabbed her, authorities said. After briefly getting away from the alligator Friday, the woman stood in waist deep water in the […]