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May 16, 2018 10:11 PM Talks stall between Canadian Lacrosse Association, players` association

The NLTPA also informed the CLA that until their conditions were met, they would not play for Canada in any tournament. The men’s field world championships is the first tournament on the calendar since the strike began. Although the CLA has made an offer to the NLTPA, it is only for the 34 players in the top tier of the senior men’s field team pool. Those 10

March 29, 2018 2:47 PM Rusty Staub, original Montreal Expos superstar, dies at 73

Rusty Staub, an original member of the Montreal Expos and one of the team’s first superstars, has died. He was 73. Nicknamed “Le Grand Orange” by Montreal fans for his shock of red hair — which also earned him the handle Rusty — the right-fielder was traded to the Expos in 1969, before the start of their first season in the majors. He went on to become 15

March 15, 2018 9:53 PM Hawks’ Nofuente hits game-winning shot to overcome Mount Saint Vincent in opening game at nationals

Ceejay Nofuente finished with 23 points and 13 rebounds. Humber advances to the semifinals of the eight-team tournament Friday night. Ceejay Nofuente sank a jumper with 0.8 seconds remaining as the top-seeded Humber Hawks overcame a slow start to defeat Atlantic champion Mount Saint Vincent 71-69 in their opening game at the CCAA women’s basketball nationals 15

February 14, 2018 5:26 PM Chan hopes to end Canadian men's golden drought

Canadian star up against touch competition in U.S phenom Nathan Chen and Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu. PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA—Here’s a weird factoid: Canada, a figure skating colossus, has never won men’s gold at the Olympics. A dozen world championships, yeah. But at the Games, the lollapalooza of international sports, there’s always been a hitch, an obstacle 15

January 7, 2018 2:48 PM Crew of 32 missing after oil tanker and freighter collide off China coast

The oil tanker caught fire after the collision off China’s east coast, leaving the ship’s entire crew missing. BEIJING—An Iranian oil tanker collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China’s east coast, leaving the tanker’s entire crew of 32 missing and causing it to spill oil into the sea, authorities said Sunday. Chinese authorities dispatched 26

December 20, 2017 7:25 PM San Francisco Giants acquire Evan Longoria from Tampa Bay Rays for 4 players

SAN FRANCISCO—The San Francisco Giants acquired infielder Evan Longoria and cash from the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday for outfielder Denard Span, infielder Christian Arroyo and two minor league pitchers. The 32-year-old Longoria leaves Tampa as the longest-tenured player in franchise history, after spending nearly 10 seasons in a Rays uniform. He is the club’s 27

November 18, 2017 12:20 AM Lebanon's PM leaves Saudi Arabia for France

BEIRUT -- Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri left Saudi Arabia for France early Saturday, two weeks after declaring his resignation from the kingdom and sparking speculation that he was forced to do so. The surprise resignation announcement by Hariri on Nov. 4 plunged his country into turmoil and stunned the Lebanese, many of whom saw it as a sign the Sunni 40

November 1, 2017 7:03 PM They went to New York to celebrate their 30-year high school reunion. Five were killed in Tuesday’s bike path attack

A friend had chipped in with expenses so that the men, former classmates from an Argentine high school, could travel to New York together, the son of one victim, Alejandro Pagnucco, said. The childhood friends from Argentina had been planning the trip to New York City for years. The men all hailed from Rosario, Argentina’s third largest city, about 300 kilometre 29

November 1, 2017 3:58 AM Australia nationality crisis sparks call for lawmakers audit

SYDNEY, Australia - Australia's dual citizenship parliamentary crisis sparked calls on Wednesday for a nationality audit of all federal lawmakers, as investigations continued into decisions made by ministers found to have been ineligible for their elected positions. Australia's High Court on Friday disqualified five lawmakers because they were citizens 40

October 31, 2017 9:05 AM Mueller sends warning to Trump and aides

WASHINGTON - Special counsel Robert Mueller has sent a warning to individuals in U.S. President Donald Trump's orbit: If they lie about contacts between the president's campaign and Russians, they'll end up on the wrong end of federal criminal charges. With the disclosure of the first criminal cases in his investigation, Mueller also showed that he will not hesitate 28