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Warning line intended to prevent injury a distraction for hockey players: study

Warning line intended to prevent injury a distraction for hockey players: study

CALGARY — Researchers say a warning line intended to get hockey players to keep their heads up around the boards has the opposite effect.
Snowboard star Mark McMorris plans his Olympic Games prep post-crash

Snowboard star Mark McMorris plans his Olympic Games prep post-crash

Back on snow after his horrific crash, Canadian snowboard star Mark McMorris is plotting a return to competition in December.
Receivers Daniels, Lewis, Spencer named CFL top performers for Week 10

Receivers Daniels, Lewis, Spencer named CFL top performers for Week 10

TORONTO — Calgary's DaVaris Daniels, Montreal's Nik Lewis and Ottawa's Diontae Spencer made it a sweep for wide receivers as the CFL named its top performers for Week 10 of the season.

Two-year sentence for B.C. gymnastics coach who filmed students using toilet

KELOWNA, B.C. — A gymnastics coach who secretly filmed his young athletes using the toilet has received a two-year sentence for making and possessing child pornography.
Hiring of Briles as assistant creates controversy for Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Hiring of Briles as assistant creates controversy for Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Art Briles won't be resuming his coaching career with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. The CFL and Ticats issued a joint statement Monday night saying Briles wouldn't be heading north.
Emotional Sharapova tops No. 2 Halep at Open in Slam return

Emotional Sharapova tops No. 2 Halep at Open in Slam return

NEW YORK — When Maria Sharapova's first Grand Slam match after a 15-month doping suspension ended with a victory at the U.S. Open, she dropped to her knees and covered her face, tears welling in her eyes.

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Monday's Games MLB American League Boston 6 Toronto 5 Baltimore 7 Seattle 6 Cleveland 6 N.Y. Yankees 2 Tampa Bay 12 Kansas City 0 L.A.

Monday's Games

Monday's Games MLB American League Boston 6 Toronto 5 Baltimore 7 Seattle 6 Cleveland 6 N.Y. Yankees 2 Tampa Bay 12 Kansas City 0 L.A.
Vazquez's two-run homer leads Red Sox over Blue Jays to snap four-game slide

Vazquez's two-run homer leads Red Sox over Blue Jays to snap four-game slide

TORONTO — Christian Vazquez hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning as the Boston Red Sox defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on Monday to snap a four-game losing streak for the American East leaders.
Maryland school band silences pro-Confederate state song

Maryland school band silences pro-Confederate state song

COLLLEGE PARK, Md. — The University of Maryland marching band will at least temporarily stop playing the state's official song, which includes a reference to "Northern scum" and other pro-Confederate lyrics.