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Canadian boxers assure themselves of a six-pack of Commonwealth Games medals

GOLD COAST, Australia — With two days of competition remaining, Canada's boxers have assured themselves of six medals at the Commonwealth Games. Marie-Jeanne Parent has already earned bronze after her semifinal loss Wednesday.

Here are the top five GoFundMe campaigns

A GoFundMe campaign that has raised more than $9.2 million dollars for the victims of a fatal bus crash involving the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team is one of the online platform's top-five most successful campaigns.
Wild let third-period lead slip away 3-2 loss to Jets to open playoff series

Wild let third-period lead slip away 3-2 loss to Jets to open playoff series

WINNIPEG — Holding a 2-1 lead in the third period in Game 1 of their NHL playoff series in Winnipeg, the Minnesota Wild knew they had to keep the puck away from Patrik Laine. They failed.
Toronto Raptors to play Washington Wizards in first round of NBA playoffs

Toronto Raptors to play Washington Wizards in first round of NBA playoffs

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors will meet the Washington Wizards in the first round of the NBA's post-season.
Ellington sets Heat record, Miami tops Toronto 116-109

Ellington sets Heat record, Miami tops Toronto 116-109

MIAMI — Here were the two primary goals for the Miami Heat on the final night of the regular season: Beat the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference, and get Wayne Ellington into the team record book. Done, and done.
Orioles get offensive, beat Blue Jays 5-3 to avert sweep

Orioles get offensive, beat Blue Jays 5-3 to avert sweep

BALTIMORE — The Baltimore Orioles finally put on an offensive show at Camden Yards, one that manager Buck Showalter hopes will be repeated many times this summer.

Koe tops Gushue to improve to 2-0 at Grand Slam's Players' Championship

TORONTO — Kevin Koe improved to 2-0 at the Players' Championship by beating Brad Gushue 10-8 in the night draw Wednesday at the Grand Slam of Curling tournament. Koe's Calgary rink used a six-point sixth end to secure the victory over Gushue of St.
Crosby's hat trick pushes Penguins past Flyers 7-0

Crosby's hat trick pushes Penguins past Flyers 7-0

PITTSBURGH — The sluggish opening three months. The so-so finish. The only occasional attention to detail on defence . None of it matters anymore. The playoffs are here. The champs are, too.
Yankees, Red Sox fight at Fenway after New York player hit

Yankees, Red Sox fight at Fenway after New York player hit

BOSTON — New York Yankees designated hitter Tyler Austin rushed the mound after being hit by a pitch from Boston Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly, and both players began punching away in a bench-clearing brawl Wednesday night at Fenway Park.
It'll take months to distribute over $9M raised for Humboldt Broncos: GoFundMe

It'll take months to distribute over $9M raised for Humboldt Broncos: GoFundMe

It will take several months to distribute the more than $9.1 million raised so far for the victims of a fatal bus crash involving the Humboldt Broncos, says the platform hosting the online crowdfunding campaign — the largest ever in Canada.