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Conservative or overly rosy? Digging into the Calgary Olympic bid plan numbers

6 days ago   |   National Post

Calgary's Olympic bid corporation says the city and Alberta stand to see a five-to-one return on their investment if they have another turn at hosting the Winter Games in 2026...
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Are The United State and Saudi Arabia Stoking Ethnic Protests in Iran?

1 month ago   |   MintPress News

Iran has raised the spectre of a US-Saudi effort to destabilize the country by exploiting economic grievances against the backdrop of circumstantial evidence that Washington...
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Trump rails against China during dinner with executives

1 month ago   |   Politico

Over a dinner of beef tenderloin and lobster tail at his private golf club in Bedminster, N.J., President Donald Trump on Tuesday night unleashed a rant about China as...
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Gurriel homers twice as Astros punch playoff ticket

Gurriel homers twice as Astros punch playoff ticket

HOUSTON - Yuli Gurriel hit a grand slam and a two-run homer on his way to a career-high seven RBIs, and the Houston Astros clinched a postseason berth by routing the Los... Read more ...

Tour Championship: Tiger Woods in tie for lead after Round 2

Tour Championship: Tiger Woods in tie for lead after Round 2

Tiger Woods had a two-shot lead on the back nine and ended the day in a tie for the lead with Justin Rose at 7 under. Read more ...

Meadows drives in 3, Rays stay alive by routing Jays 11-3

Meadows drives in 3, Rays stay alive by routing Jays 11-3

TORONTO - Austin Meadows drove in three runs, Tommy Pham reached base three times and had two RBIs and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 11-3 on Friday night to... Read more ...

Adams lifts Cardinals past Giants 5-3

Adams lifts Cardinals past Giants 5-3

ST. LOUIS - Pinch-hitter Matt Adams had a clutch two-run double in the eighth inning, helping the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Friday night. Read more ...

Gurriels are 1st brothers with multiple homers on same day

Gurriels are 1st brothers with multiple homers on same day

TORONTO - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. and his older brother, Yuli, have become the first brothers in major league history to have multihomer games on the same day. Read more ...

Bellator 205 results: A.J. McKee knocks out John Macapa in 69 seconds

Bellator 205 results: A.J. McKee knocks out John Macapa in 69 seconds

The top two fights at Bellator 205 delivered the goods. The main event ended quickly and brutally. Read more ...

Cubs' Addison Russell accused of alleged abuse in blog post

Cubs' Addison Russell accused of alleged abuse in blog post

The Cubs shortstop is accused of emotional, verbal and physical abuse throughout his two-year marriage to Melisa Reidy-Russell. Read more ...

NASCAR starting lineup at Richmond: Kevin Harvick wins pole, Denny Hamlin second

NASCAR starting lineup at Richmond: Kevin Harvick wins pole, Denny Hamlin second

After a disappointing wreck in Las Vegas, Kevin Harvick will start first in the second race of NASCAR'S playoffs. Read more ...

A dog's life: Uno, beagle who wowed Westminster, dies at 13

A dog's life: Uno, beagle who wowed Westminster, dies at 13

Every dog might have its day, but not many ever had a night like this. Read more ...

NBA changes clock-reset, 'clear path' foul rules

NBA changes clock-reset, 'clear path' foul rules

Beginning next season, the shot clock will reset to 14 seconds, not 24 seconds, after an offensive rebound. Read more ...