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Bolt makes Comm Games debut after Glasgow uproar (Yahoo Sports)

If Scots were offended by Usain Bolt they didn't show it on Friday as the Jamaican sprint star made his Commonwealth Games debut. Despite a newspaper claiming that he was disparaging about Glasgow, Bolt's introduction to a 40,...
by Yahoo! Canada Sports - Top News
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Sergio Garcia shoots 61 to take Firestone lead (Yahoo Sports)

Sergio Garcia has tied the course record at Firestone by closing with seven straight birdies for a 9-under 61. The record-tying round Friday gave Garcia a three-shot lead over Justin Rose going into the weekend at the Bridgest...
by Yahoo! Canada Sports - Top News
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Strahan expects emotions to flow at HOF induction (Yahoo Sports)

CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- Michael Strahan is pleased to know he is scheduled to go last during the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremonies.
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Donald Young to face Raonic in Washington semis (Yahoo Sports)

There was little reason to think Donald Young would make a deep run at the Citi Open. After four victories in a row, three against seeded opponents, Young is back in an ATP semifinal, getting there by beating No. 7 Kevin Ander...
by Yahoo! Canada Sports - Top News
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TaylorMade expands its family of counterbalanced putters with three new models (Yahoo Sports)

TaylorMade is rolling out new counterbalanced models of its Daddy Long Legs, Spider Blade and Spider Mallet putters, all designed to increase their stability even more. "The new tour-inspired cosmetic is visually stunning, whi...
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TaylorMade expands its family of counterbalanced putters with three new models (Yahoo Sports)

TaylorMade is rolling out new counterbalanced models of its Daddy Long Legs, Spider Blade and Spider Mallet putters, all designed to increase their stability even more. "The new tour-inspired cosmetic is visually stunning, whi...
by Yahoo! Canada Sports - Top News
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Several Ryder Cup spots still up for grabs with two very big events left to play (Yahoo Sports)

There's been plenty of talk about U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson and the decisions he will have to make on his captain's picks. Yes, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are currently both outside of the top nine automatic qualif...
by Yahoo! Canada Sports - Top News
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Marianas Trench Take On Robin Thicke, Mumford & Sons and LMFAO In Their New Video

We were ecstatic to see the return of Marianas Trench earlier this week with the lyric video for their new song, Pop 101, and now we are even more excited to share with you their music video for the song! As with the song, the ...
by Melody
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Wild sign defenseman Justin Falk (Yahoo Sports)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- The Minnesota Wild have signed defenseman Justin Falk to a one-year, two-way contract.
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Brewers minor leaguer suspended for drug test (Yahoo Sports)

NEW YORK (AP) -- Milwaukee Brewers minor league pitcher Mark Williams has been suspended 50 games without pay for a positive drug test.
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Ball says he’s no longer intimidated by Manning (Yahoo Sports)

Montee Ball acknowledges he was ''a little bit'' intimidated by Peyton Manning last year, something he says contributed to his slow start. ''He did a great job of calming me down, though, keeping me comfortable, working with m...
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What is CIC doing to reduce citizenship processing times?

As a result of a $44 million investment in Economic Action Plan (EAP) 2013 to reduce processing wait times, and recent changes to the Citizenship Act, citizenship applications are taking less time to process.
by Canada News Centre - National News
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Breaking: Nanaimo RCMP investigate bomb threat at Departure Bay 7-Eleven

Nanaimo RCMP have cordoned off a two-block radius around a 7-Eleven store in Departure Bay after a bomb threat was made just after 1 p.m. Friday. Police said they are evacuating both the building and Departure Bay beach as a &h...
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Golf-Woods, Mickelson, Harrington grouped at PGA Championship

Aug 1 (Reuters) - Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will continue their long rivalry when they play together in the first two rounds at the PGA Championship in Kentucky next week. Americans Woods and Mickelson and Irishman Padraig...
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VIA Rail, CN trains collide east of Kingston

GANANOQUE, Ont. – Via Rail says a collision between one of its trains and a CN freight train east of Kingston, Ont., has shut down the Toronto to Montreal and Toronto to Ottawa routes for the day. Via says the freigh...
by Staff
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Surrey RCMP seek suspect in assault on 16-year-old girl

Mounties in Surrey are asking for the public’s help identifying a man who allegedly assaulted a 16-year-old girl earlier this week. On July 27, the victim was walking on a pathway behind Clayton Heights Secondary School i...
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2 men charged in St. John’s shootings

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – Police in Newfoundland have arrested two men they believe were involved in two separate shooting incidents last fall in St. John’s. They have charged the pair, aged 31 and 35, with attempted...
by Staff
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Man obsessed with killers guilty of harassment, child pornography

In the spring of 2000 in a Niagara region town, Travis Winsor became obsessed with a young woman at the copy shop. His girlfriend would take him there to photocopy pages of clippings about serial killers — Ted Bundy and &...
by Staff
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66% believe TTC should keep bus driver who ran a red: Poll

Most Torontonians believe the TTC should not have fired a bus driver who ran a red light and swerved to avoid a pedestrian about to step into the road. A Forum Research poll released by the union that represents the …
by Staff
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Ontario cottage country business hurt by low temperature, high prices

It’s a mid-July afternoon in downtown Port Carling, Ont., a small cottage country community along the Indian River between Lake Muskoka and Lake Rosseau. But the white Muskoka chairs facing the street are empty, and only ...
by Staff
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Met Opera workers say they hope to avert lockout

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Unionized workers at the Metropolitan Opera said Friday they want to work with management to avoid shutting down one of New York City’s most prestigious cultural institutions. A day after a lockout ...
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The Biggest Bands of Reality Television

It is the last day of O-Town week on the Much blog. I know that none of you are secretly relieved. Today, we look at what O-Town birthed, the reality TV show band. Sure, there may have been a couple that came before. The TV ban...
by Jessica F
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Dustin Johnson’s leave of absence reportedly linked to failed drug test

Dustin Johnson reportedly failed a third drug test and that is apparently the reason he is taking a leave of absence from the PGA Tour. According to a Golf.com report, Johnson has failed three drug tests, one for marijuana in [...
by Postmedia News
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Error made by dispatcher in professor shooting

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The head of a Florida dispatch centre is acknowledging an “error” was made in the moments after the fatal shooting of Toronto-born law professor. Timothy Lee says a 911 operator did not ini...
by Staff
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Google Workshop expected to offer customized cases and wallpapers for your Nexus

Nuvago, née Gelaskins, is a popular Toronto-based company that has managed to equate itself well in a market saturated by phone accessories. The company offers the ability to stamp images of your choosing onto smartphone...
by Ian Hardy
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Harper Government to Announce Support for Aboriginal Skills Training

Members of the media are invited to attend an important event with the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification in support of skills training for the energy and mining industries.
by Canada News Centre - National News
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Statement from Ministers Rona Ambrose and Lynne Yelich on the Ebola Outbreak in Western Africa

The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, and the Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State (Foreign Affairs and Consular), today issued the following statement regarding the Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra...
by Canada News Centre - National News
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Watch Nick Jonas As you Never Seen Him Before

After his new Chains music video, Nick Jonas is determined to shed his former Disney image. The singer/actor is starring in a new television show, and the new trailer will make your jaw drop in more ways than one. Nick is takin...
by Anonymous
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Europe started WWI a century ago, blind to tragedy

SAINT-SYMPHORIEN, Belgium – British Pvt. John Parr set off on his reconnaissance bike on the lookout for German troops amid the rolling farmland and woods south of Brussels in August 1914. It was the last anyone saw of &l...
by Anonymous
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Hospitals urged to prepare despite low risk of Ebola virus coming to Canada

A prominent doctor who was a leading adviser during the SARS crisis in 2003 is urging hospitals to prepare for the remote chance of Ebola coming to Canada. “Sitting here in southern Ontario, I could be complacent and say,...
by Sharon Kirkey
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Knicks sign second-round pick forward Early

Go to TSN.ca for details. #TSN
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Canada’s Cam Levins, Shawnacy Barber claim bronze medals at Commonwealth Games

GLASGOW — Canada’s Cam Levins won bronze in the 10,000 metres on Friday at the Commonwealth Games, while Shawnacy Barber captured bronze in the pole vault. Levins, a 25-year-old from Black Creek, B.C., took the lead...
by The Canadian Press
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Minister Kenney concludes successful trip to Armenia

Jason Kenney, Canada's Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, has completed a successful visit to the Republic of Armenia. He is the first Canadian minister to have visited the country ...
by Canada News Centre - National News
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Flappy Bird is back with two-player multiplayer as Flappy Birds Family

Dong Nguyen, the illusive creator of Flappy Bird, has made good on his promise to bring his incredibly popular and heavily criticized mobile game back as Flappy Bird Family, a new version of the game featuring a two-player...
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