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Polluted water poses problem for 2016 Rio Olympics sailors

Polluted water poses problem for 2016 Rio Olympics sailors

Sailors, coaches and the mayor of Rio de Janeiro acknowledge the problem that Guanabara Bay, the venue for sailing at the 2016 Olympics, is badly polluted.

 
 

Blue Jays acquire Danny Valencia from Royals

Blue Jays acquire Danny Valencia from Royals

The Toronto Blue Jays confirmed Monday they acquired infielder Danny Valencia from the Kansas City Royals for right-handed pitcher Liam Hendriks and catcher Erik Kratz.

 
 

Sultana Frizell repeats as Commonwealth hammer throw champ

Sultana Frizell repeats as Commonwealth hammer throw champ

Canada’s Sultana Frizell won her second straight Commonwealth Games title in the women’s hammer throw Monday in Glasgow.

 
 

Hugh Charles resurfaces with Stampeders

Hugh Charles resurfaces with Stampeders

The injury-riddled Calgary Stampeders signed running back Hugh Charles to the practice roster on Monday, providing depth out of the backfield and on kick returns.

 
 

Commonwealth Games: Day 5 highlights

Commonwealth Games: Day 5 highlights

Watch the best action from Day 5 of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, including the men’s and women’s 100 metres, and Canadian gold medals in swimming and the hammer throw.

 
 

Wife of disgraced Clippers owner Donald Sterling plotted takeover of family trust: lawyer

Wife of disgraced Clippers owner Donald Sterling plotted takeover of family trust: lawyer

A lawyer argued Monday that the estranged wife of Donald Sterling plotted to strip his client from the family trust that owned the Los Angeles Clippers after the head of the NBA said she couldn’t negotiate a sale of the franchise unless she owned all the shares.

 
 

Canada’s Lacroix swims to Commonwealth gold

Canada’s Lacroix swims to Commonwealth gold

Canadian swimmer Audrey Lacroix won the gold medal in the women’s 200-metre butterfly event Monday at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

 
 

Canadian Frizell repeats as Commonwealth hammer throw champ

Canadian Frizell repeats as Commonwealth hammer throw champ

Canada’s Sultana Frizell won her second straight Commonwealth Games title in the women’s hammer throw Monday in Glasgow.

 
 

CBC to broadcast Rogers Cup tennis semifinals, finals

CBC to broadcast Rogers Cup tennis semifinals, finals

The CBC will have live TV and online coverage of the semifinals and finals from both the men`s tournament at Rexall Centre in Toronto and women’s event at Uniprix Stadium in Montreal on Aug. 9 and 10, respectively.

 
 

Galleria Project to be built in phases

Galleria Project to be built in phases

The new approach will see the U of A space and smaller theatres built first, with an office tower and 1,600 seat theatre coming later.

 
 
 
 

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