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June 24, 2017 11:01 PM Jays' Osuna reveals struggle with off-field anxiety

KANSAS CITY - When he’s at his best, Roberto Osuna gives the impression that he is as sharp mentally as he his physically, required tools of the trade for one of baseball’s best relief pitchers. But life has become significantly more complicated for the talented 22-year-old Blue Jays reliever as he grapples with issues that go far beyond his ability 5

June 24, 2017 10:25 PM Video of Quebec history float goes viral amid allegations of racism

Teens who pushed float are students at a local high school, volunteered to help A float in Montreal's Fête nationale parade Saturday quickly prompted widespread rebuke online with some attendees calling it racist. The float went along St. Denis Street carrying singer Annie Villeneuve and a pianist, along with a billboard that said "Once upon a time…" in French 6

June 24, 2017 9:44 PM Royals topple Blue Jays

KANSAS CITY - It wasn’t the bullpen that took down the Blue Jays on Saturday afternoon at Kauffman Stadium. It wasn’t the starting pitcher either, as Marco Estrada went seven terrific innings as he snapped back into solid form. That would be Royals starter Jason Vargas, who was brilliant in recording his major-league leading 11th win of the season, a 3-2 victory 5

June 24, 2017 9:00 PM Trudeau celebrates St-Jean-Baptiste day in Montreal with his family

MONTREAL -- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was among the many people attending Fete nationale celebrations in Quebec on Saturday. Trudeau was mobbed by crowds as he visited a street party in his Montreal riding with his wife and three children. The prime minister posed for selfies, stopped for lemonade and beer, and chatted with numerous constituents 4

June 24, 2017 7:25 PM Leafs stick with plan through draft

Liljegren looking forward to joining young Leafs “Trust the process” has become a buzzy phrase around sports, but it’s exactly how the Leafs approached the 2017 National Hockey League Entry Draft, which wrapped up rounds two through seven on Saturday afternoon. They were in on at least one blockbuster trade that was consummated, but refused to go over the price 5

June 24, 2017 7:09 PM Across the constellations: Francophone Manitobans celebrate St-Jean-Baptiste Day

Constellation Francophone will see concerts from 6 cities across Canada streamed online Francophones around the country, and even across the border, are opening a digital door to celebrate St-Jean-Baptiste Day in a very unique way. Saturday's Constellation Francophone event will see more than 400 artists in six Canadian cities connect in person and online 5

June 24, 2017 5:46 PM UN: More than 200,000 suspected cholera cases in Yemen

BERLIN -- The UN health agency says there are now more than 200,000 suspected cases of cholera in an outbreak in war-torn Yemen, many of them children. UNICEF director Anthony Lake and World Health Organization chief Margaret Chan said in a statement Saturday, "we are now facing the worst cholera outbreak in the world," with an average of 5,000 new cases 5

June 24, 2017 4:48 PM Edmonton woman dead after collision near Sylvan Lake

Woman was struck by a pickup truck while driving her sedan An Edmonton woman is dead after a two-vehicle collision near Sylvan Lake Friday evening. The collision happened at the intersection of Highway 20 and Highway 12 around 5:45 p.m., RCMP say. A southbound pickup truck carrying two people struck a westbound sedan. The driver and lone occupant of the sedan 5

June 24, 2017 4:45 PM Toronto's 'capybaby' triplets named after famous rock trio Rush

Their time on the lam sparked a giant rodent romance that gave us Neil, Geddy and Alex The offspring of Toronto's wandering capybaras now have names — Alex, Geddy and Neil, for members of the band Rush. The High Park Zoo says the "capybabies" were born in February to famed escape artists Bonnie and Clyde. The elder capybaras, which resemble oversized 5

June 24, 2017 3:32 PM Turkish officials ban LGBTI Pride parade in Istanbul

Officials announced the parade, which attracted nearly 100,000 people in 2014, would be banned for the “safety of participants and tourists, and public order.” ISTANBUL—Turkish authorities have announced they will not allow a march for gay, lesbian and trans rights to take place Sunday. The Istanbul governor’s office said Saturday that the LGBTI (lesbian 8