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O'Toole calls for relocation of Beijing Olympics due to China's 'genocide' of Uighurs

O'Toole calls for relocation of Beijing Olympics due to China's 'genocide' of Uighurs

OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole is calling on the government to push for a new host for the Beijing Olympics next year amid China's "genocide" against minority Uighurs.
Curling Fashion: Colourful retro look is in at Canadian women's curling championship

Curling Fashion: Colourful retro look is in at Canadian women's curling championship

Part retro, part modern, all with new colourful hooks and a dash of pizzazz. Uniforms are getting an update at the Canadian women's curling championship starting Friday in Calgary.
Black franchise owner sues McDonald's, cites persistent bias

Black franchise owner sues McDonald's, cites persistent bias

CLEVELAND — The Black owner of 14 McDonald's franchises says the company has shown more favourable treatment to white owners and denied him the opportunity to buy restaurants in more affluent communities, according to a civil rights lawsuit filed Tue
Veteran jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva makes many shocking revelations in autobiography

Veteran jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva makes many shocking revelations in autobiography

The racetrack was always Eurico Rosa Da Silva's happy place. It's where he won over 2,200 career races — including two Queen's Plates — and seven times earned recognition as Canada's top jockey.
Canada coach Bev Priestman looks forward to 'baptism of fire' against powerful U.S.

Canada coach Bev Priestman looks forward to 'baptism of fire' against powerful U.S.

Bev Priestman calls it a "baptism of fire, in a good way." The 34-year-old English native makes her debut as Canada coach on Thursday against the top-ranked Americans at the SheBelieves Cup women's soccer tournament in Orlando.
CPL champion Forge FC signs Belgian defender Daniel Krutzen to new multi-year deal

CPL champion Forge FC signs Belgian defender Daniel Krutzen to new multi-year deal

HAMILTON — Forge FC has re-signed Belgian defender Daniel Krutzen to a multi-year contract that will keep him in Hamilton through at least the 2022 season.

Canada falls 14-11 to Georgia at men's water polo Olympic qualifier

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands — Reuel D'Souza had five goals in a losing cause as Canada fell 14-11 to Georgia on Tuesday at a men's water polo Olympic qualification tournament.
CF Montreal adds experienced MLS forward Erik Hurtado

CF Montreal adds experienced MLS forward Erik Hurtado

MONTREAL — CF Montreal has signed American forward Erik Hurtado to a deal for the 2021 season with an option for 2022.
With no races, Hofbauer draws inspiration from late Kobe Bryant on training runs

With no races, Hofbauer draws inspiration from late Kobe Bryant on training runs

Trevor Hofbauer misses the thrill of the race. The 28-year-old Canadian is most famous for crushing the Tokyo Olympic marathon standard in a seven-minute personal best in 2019.
Skiers may be safe from COVID-19, but not those working to keep slopes open: experts

Skiers may be safe from COVID-19, but not those working to keep slopes open: experts

Fresh air, blazing speed and spacious alpine terrain makes skiing and snowboarding low-risk activities for COVID-19 transmission, infectious disease doctors say. But the threat is never zero during a global pandemic, they add.