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Jays shut out Rays 6-3 with four-run eighth inning

TORONTO – Hours after Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier hinted that he plans to retire, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. let the baseball world know that he has no intention of giving up his current good run. Guerrero hit his fifth home run in six games on Wednesday and drove in another run in the Blue Jays’ 6-3 win over the …

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British top rider out of Olympics after whipping video emerges – National

Charlotte Dujardin, one of Britain’s most decorated Olympians, has withdrawn from the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris after a shocking video emerged of her repeatedly kicking a horse. Dujardin has won six Olympic medals in dressage, an equestrian event in which a horse and rider perform a series of artistic movements. She shares the lead with retired cyclist Laura Kenny …

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Complaint over drone footage during Olympics results in Team Canada staff being sent home – National

Two members of the Canadian women’s soccer delegation have been dropped from the Paris 2024 squad a day before the start of the Canadian Olympic Games. Allegations have been raised that they flew a drone over the New Zealand team during training to film the team. Joseph Lombardi, an unaccredited analyst with Canada Soccer, was arrested by French authorities following …

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Traveling for the Paris Olympics? Here are the health precautions you should take – National

As sports fans around the world prepare for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris, health officials and experts are urging vigilance and warning of potential illness risks for people attending the Summer Games in person. The Olympic Games officially open on Friday, with more than 10,000 athletes competing and an expected 15 million spectators, including two million visitors. The World …

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The Paris Olympics are almost here. Here are 5 things to know – National

Team Canada will compete at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris, which begin in a week in the French capital. More than 300 Canadian athletes, spanning 32 sports, will compete for medals in Paris over the next two weeks. Interest in this year’s Summer Olympics, which take place every four years, has increased, according to a recent Ipsos poll reported …

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Hockey referee suffers fractured skull and jaw after removing player from game

Reduce the font size of the article Increase the font size of the article A hockey player has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged attack on a referee near Quebec City, which left him with a fractured skull and other serious injuries that required surgery. The North American Ball Hockey Players Association (NBHPA) reported that the official …

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NFL’s Terrell Davis ‘humiliated’ after being handcuffed and detained on United flight – National

NFL Hall of Famer Terrell Davis said he feels “humiliated, ashamed, powerless and angry” after he was handcuffed and removed from a United Airlines flight on Saturday. Davis, a two-time Super Bowl champion, said he was traveling from Denver to Orange County, California, with his wife, two sons and daughter when the “traumatizing” incident occurred. In a statement on social …

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BC-made material will be used by Max Space and NASA for lunar habitats

A small company on the American West Coast is helping astronauts return to the moon in 2026. ALUULA composites has signed a contract to supply durable, lightweight fabrics for building space habitats. The Max Space inflatable products can be transported in very small packages and then expanded to create a much larger workspace. “Max Space is doing the design work …

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Edmonton Oilers superstar Leon Draisaitl announces engagement

Reduce the font size of the article Increase the font size of the article Less than three weeks after the Edmonton Oilers reached Game 7 of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals, the team’s German superstar has announced that he and his girlfriend are engaged. Leon Draisaitl, 28, posted photos on Instagram on Thursday of him on the beach, proposing to …

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Blue Jays’ Bo Bichette goes viral for openly flirting with trade: ‘I want to win’

Normally, professional athletes go to great lengths to avoid potential controversy when speaking to reporters. But in another sign of a struggling season for the Toronto Blue Jays, star forward Bo Bichette appeared to openly flirt with the idea of ​​playing for a team like the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday. “I haven’t really explored the city yet. For me, …

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