Notes: Is the 13th-ranked domestic skater by NHL Central Scouting and is the sixth defenseman on that list...Big blueliner played collegiately last season at Northeastern and recorded three goals and nine assists in 34 games as a freshman...Also led the Huskies with a plus-13 rating...At 6-foot-7, 244 pounds, Oleksiak combines size and skill and draws comparisons to Boston Bruins star Zdeno Chara...Toronto native has dual Canadian-American citizenship.
Asian stocks down as US tapering possibility looms
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Asian stocks extended losses today after an apparent budget deal in the U.S. Congress reinforced expectations the Federal Reserve will cut its monetary stimulus as early as next week.
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