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Thursday September 3 2015
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Tom Brady beats NFL in 'Deflategate' court case; judge nullifies league's 4-game suspension NFL

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A federal judge deflated "Deflategate" Thursday, erasing New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for a controversy that the NFL claimed threatened football's integrity. U.S. District Judge Richard...

Los Angeles Mayor: 'It is time for America to bring the Olympics back home'

LONDON - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti took his city's newly-launched bid for the 2024 Summer Games to IOC headquarters on Thursday, saying it's time "to bring the Olympics back home" to the United States after an absence of nearly...

Toronto manager John Gibbons winning more and eating less with the Blue Jays TORONTO BLUE JAYS

TORONTO - The Blue Jays' recent run of success has Toronto manager John Gibbons feeling good — and eating less. In his normal pre-game chat with reporters Wednesday, the 53-year-old Gibbons said his diet is better as a winner. "I...

Wiggins, Canada rout Cuba 101-59 at Olympic qualifying tournament

MEXICO CITY - Andrew Wiggins and Nik Stauskas each had 15 points to lead Canada to a 101-59 rout of Cuba on Wednesday at the FIBA Americas men's basketball championship. A day after losing their tournament opener to Argentina, the Canadians...

NLL all-time leading scorer John Tavares retires from lacrosse

BUFFALO, N.Y. - John Tavares, the all-time leading scorer in National Lacrosse League history, has retired. Tavares, who played his entire NLL career with the Buffalo Bandits, announced the end of his lacrosse career on Wednesday. The 46-year-old...

Personal assistant convicted of stealing $2.1 million from former NBA star Gilbert Arenas

ORLANDO, Fla. - A federal jury has convicted a former personal assistant of Gilbert Arenas of stealing more than $2 million from the former NBA basketball player. The jury on Wednesday found 40-year-old John White guilty of 11 counts of wire fraud...

Donaldson, Dickey shine as Blue Jays continue torrid run with win over Indians TORONTO BLUE JAYS

TORONTO - Even in an MVP-calibre season, Josh Donaldson finds new ways to impress. The Toronto third baseman drove in a run in the first inning and two in the second, upping...

Raonic overcomes back problems, advances to third round at US Open SPORTS

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Canada's Milos Raonic is through to the third round of the U.S. Open after defeating Spain's Fernando Verdaso 6-2, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (1). Raonic, seeded 10th in New York, needed just 26 minutes to win the first set. But...

Alouettes quarterback carousel takes another turn as Marsh starts against Lions CFL

MONTREAL - Another game, another new starter for the Montreal Alouettes. Tanner Marsh is expected to start Thursday night when the Alouettes (4-5) host the slumping B.C....

FIFA panel led by Olympic veteran Carrard starts work on reforms SPORTS

BERN, Switzerland - A panel steering reforms of football's crisis-hit governing body started work Wednesday on its mission to help FIFA change and restore its credibility. Former IOC director general Francois Carrard chaired a 12-member group...

World champions Duhamel, Radford up the ante by adding new quad throw SPORTS

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Canada's world pairs champions don't plan on giving up any ground to the rest of the field. So when Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford got wind that other pairs skaters were trying to perfect the quad throw Salchow, a difficult...

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