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Canada completes perfect round robin at women's curling worlds in Beijing

By The Canadian Press March 23, 2017 - 3:48am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 4:15am

BEIJING — Team Canada has completed a perfect round robin at the 2017 CPT World Women's Curling Championship in Beijing.

Rachel Homan's Ottawa team defeated Denmark's...

Five stories in the news today, March 23

By The Canadian Press March 23, 2017 - 2:15am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 2:45am

Five stories in the news for Thursday, March 23:

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BUDGET 2017: ALCOHOL, TOBACCO TAXES RISING

Starting today, Canadians will be paying more for alcohol...

Supreme Court of Canada to rule on bail issue in Oland murder case

By The Canadian Press March 23, 2017 - 2:05am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 2:30am

OTTAWA — The Supreme Court of Canada is expected to rule today on whether New Brunswick's Court of Appeal was wrong in denying bail to Dennis Oland while he was awaiting an...

US routs Puerto Rico 8-0 to win WBC behind dominant Stroman

By The Canadian Press March 23, 2017 - 12:37am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 2:45am

LOS ANGELES — The eagle has landed on top.

The United States routed Puerto Rico 8-0 to win its first World Baseball Classic in four tries on Wednesday night behind six...

Ducks drub Oilers 4-3, ending goalie Talbot's night early

By The Canadian Press March 23, 2017 - 12:20am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 12:45am

ANAHEIM, Calif. — If the Anaheim Ducks and Edmonton Oilers were looking to send a message to one another ahead of a possible matchup in the playoffs, it didn't take.

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Wednesday's Games

By The Canadian Press March 22, 2017 - 11:17pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 11:45pm

Wednesday's Games

NHL

Toronto 5 Columbus 2

N.Y. Islanders 3 N.Y. Rangers 2

Anaheim 4 Edmonton at 3

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AHL

Lehigh Valley 3 St....

Nylander, Komarov lead Maple Leafs past Blue Jackets 5-2

By The Canadian Press March 22, 2017 - 9:50pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 10:30pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Columbus Blue Jackets played with a man advantage over Toronto for nearly seven minutes in the third period Wednesday night, thanks to a quirky mistake by...

Calvillo, Simon headline '17 Canadian Football Hall of Fame inductees

By The Canadian Press March 22, 2017 - 7:46pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 8:15pm

They spent their CFL careers on different squads but quarterback Anthony Calvillo and receiver Geroy Simon will now forever be teammates.

The record-setting performers...

Coroner's jury wants better mental health support for Vancouver transit police

By The Canadian Press March 22, 2017 - 7:36pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 8:00pm

BURNABY, B.C. — A coroner's jury is recommending that transit police in the Vancouver area work more closely with mental health providers following the death of a man who...

Fraser Aird dedicates his first Canada goal to his Scottish father

By The Canadian Press March 22, 2017 - 6:52pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 7:15pm

EDINBURGH, Scotland — It seemed only fitting that Fraser Aird, who has ties to both countries, was the star man in Canada's 1-1 tie with Scotland in a soccer friendly Wednesday...

Federal budget bumps up monthly carding money for Canada's top athletes

By The Canadian Press March 22, 2017 - 6:40pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 7:00pm

CALGARY — Canada's athletes will see a raise in their monthly cheque.

The country's top athletes receive money from Sport Canada via the Athletes Assistance Program to...

Federal budget bumps up monthly carding money for Canada's top athletes

By The Canadian Press March 22, 2017 - 6:40pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 7:00pm

CALGARY — Canada's athletes will see a raise in their monthly cheque.

The country's top athletes receive money from Sport Canada via the Athletes Assistance Program to...

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