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One of 3 Quebecers accused of smuggling drugs in Australia abandons bail bid

By The Canadian Press February 23, 2017 - 2:21am Updated: February 23, 2017 - 2:45am

SYDNEY, Australia — One of three Quebecers accused of trying to import a large amount of cocaine into Australia last year will remain in custody until her trial is scheduled to...

Jury hears chilling 911 call made from scene of Edmonton warehouse attack

By The Canadian Press February 23, 2017 - 12:49am Updated: February 23, 2017 - 1:15am

EDMONTON — A chilling 911 call made by a panicked supervisor has been played in court at the trial of a man accused of murdering two co-workers and wounding others during an...

Scores and Schedule

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

Wednesday's Games

NHL

Edmonton 4 Florida 3

Washington 4 Philadelphia 1

Anaheim 5 Boston 3 

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AHL

Toronto 3 Syracuse 2 (OT)...

Wednesday's Games

By The Canadian Press February 23, 2017 - 12:22am Updated: February 23, 2017 - 12:45am

Wednesday's Games

NHL

Edmonton 4 Florida 3

Washington 4 Philadelphia 1

Anaheim 5 Boston 3 

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AHL

Toronto 3 Syracuse 2 (OT)...

Manneh scores as Whitecaps tie Red Bulls in first leg of CONCACAF Champions League

By The Canadian Press February 23, 2017 - 12:02am Updated: February 23, 2017 - 12:30am

HARRISON, N.J. — Kekuta Manneh scored in the 39th minute as the Vancouver Whitecaps tied the New York Red Bulls 1-1 on Wednesday in the first leg of their CONCACAF Champions...

Canada's Milos Raonic waits out rain, reaches Delray Beach quarters

By The Canadian Press February 22, 2017 - 11:23pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 11:45pm

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — Top-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada beat Borna Coric of Croatia 6-3, 7-6 (2) early Thursday in a rain-delayed match to reach the Delray Beach Open quarter-...

Bangladesh rolls out welcome for unusual sport on skates

By The Canadian Press February 22, 2017 - 10:58pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 11:15pm

DHAKA, Bangladesh — If basketball and soccer had a baby and put it on skates, it might look like roll ball, a little-known sport whose top performers worldwide vied for the...

Vancouver seeking judicial review of Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

By The Canadian Press February 22, 2017 - 10:22pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 11:15pm

VANCOUVER — The City of Vancouver is launching another court case in a bid to derail Kinder Morgan's proposed pipeline expansion.

Council members have voted to go ahead...

Ontario's Rachel Homan races into playoffs at Tournament of Hearts

By The Canadian Press February 22, 2017 - 10:15pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 10:45pm

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — It took an extra end, but Rachel Homan's team was the first into the playoffs at the Canadian women's curling championship.

The Ottawa Curling...

Russell scores in 3rd to lift Oilers over Panthers, 4-3

By The Canadian Press February 22, 2017 - 10:15pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 10:45pm

SUNRISE, Fla. — The last time Edmonton lost a road game at Florida, Connor McDavid was 5 years old.

He's 20 now. And he wasn't about to let the streak end just yet....

Toronto polar bear Juno headed to Winnipeg's Assiniboine Park Zoo

By The Canadian Press February 22, 2017 - 8:01pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 8:30pm

WINNIPEG — Like her two brothers before her, Juno the polar bear is going to be leaving the Toronto Zoo for an extended visit at Winnipeg's Assiniboine Park Zoo.

Fifteen...

Experts call for more co-ordination in addiction treatment, less stigma

By The Canadian Press February 22, 2017 - 7:23pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 8:15pm

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's approach to treating addiction amounts to "a series of disconnected silos" that in some instances increases the likelihood someone will overdose...

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