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Emmanuel first Canadian woman in 33 years to advance to 200 final at worlds

Emmanuel first Canadian woman in 33 years to advance to 200 final at worlds

LONDON — Crystal Emmanuel looked fierce, like a fired-up boxer about to climb into the ring. Then she raced into the women's 200-metre final at the world track and field championships, a place no Canadian woman has gone in 33 years.
Correction: Mexico-Drug Trafficking story

Correction: Mexico-Drug Trafficking story

MEXICO CITY — In a story Aug. 9 about 22 people sanctioned for alleged drug ties, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the U.S.
Kings' Randolph arrested on pot charge at LA housing project

Kings' Randolph arrested on pot charge at LA housing project

LOS ANGELES — Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph was arrested on a marijuana charge after several police cars were vandalized when a large gathering became unruly at a Los Angeles housing project, authorities said Thursday.
Seven years on, Foley finally returns to Lions: 'I handled it better this time'

Seven years on, Foley finally returns to Lions: 'I handled it better this time'

SURREY, B.C. — The last time Ricky Foley agreed on a return to the B.C. Lions, pen never quite made it to paper.

Bauchou shoots final round of 68, wins Canadian Men's Amateur Championship

TORONTO — Zach Bauchou shot a final round 2-under 68 Thursday to win the Canadian Men's Amateur Championship at The Toronto Golf Club. The 21-year-old from Forest, Va.
Former Alouettes coach Trestman returns to Montreal at helm of Argonauts

Former Alouettes coach Trestman returns to Montreal at helm of Argonauts

MONTREAL — The Montreal Alouettes will recognize several familiar faces when they size up their next opponents, including former head coach Marc Trestman.

Nirra Fields had 25 points, Canada beats Paraguay 86-64 at FIBA Women's AmeriCup

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Nirra Fields had 25 points and 10 rebounds as Canada defeated Paraguay 86-64 Thursday at the 2017 FIBA Women's AmeriCup basketball tournament.
Impact deal midfielder Mallace to Sounders for 2019 fourth-round draft pick

Impact deal midfielder Mallace to Sounders for 2019 fourth-round draft pick

MONTREAL — Midfielder Calum Mallace, who made the decisive pass on perhaps the most dramatic goal in Montreal Impact history, was traded to the Seattle Sounders on Thursday for a fourth-round pick in the 2019 MLS SuperDraft.
'Soupy' Campbell, who helped Rough Riders win three Grey Cups, dies at 73

'Soupy' Campbell, who helped Rough Riders win three Grey Cups, dies at 73

Jerry (Soupy) Campbell, a former CFL all-star linebacker and member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, has died at age 73. The Ottawa Redblacks confirmed Campbell's death in a release.

Canada to host New Zealand's Maori All Blacks at B.C. Place Stadum in November

VANCOUVER — Rugby Canada announced Thursday the senior men's national team team will host New Zealand's Maori All Blacks at B.C. Place Stadium on November 3.