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Ronaldo says his 'conscience is quite clear' amid tax case

Ronaldo says his 'conscience is quite clear' amid tax case

LISBON, Portugal — Cristiano Ronaldo appeared to be unconcerned despite being accused by a Spanish state prosecutor of defrauding the government of millions of euros (dollars) in unpaid taxes. "My conscience is quite clear, brother.
Snowboarder Mark McMorris has eye on Olympics after life-threatening crash

Snowboarder Mark McMorris has eye on Olympics after life-threatening crash

BURNABY, B.C. — Olympic bronze medallist Mark McMorris has begun his comeback from a life-threatening snowboarding accident earlier this year. The Regina native is working at a rehab centre in Burnaby, B.C.
Cool demeanour nothing new for Matt Murray, Pens two-time Cup-winning rookie

Cool demeanour nothing new for Matt Murray, Pens two-time Cup-winning rookie

As Matt Murray stopped pucks with cool confidence in the Stanley Cup final, his former coach in Thunder Bay didn't bat an eye. "He's always been a goaltender that was very calm, cool, collected.

Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games MLB American League Tampa Bay 8 Toronto 1 Chicago White Sox 6 Baltimore 1 Minnesota 20 Seattle 7 Texas 4 Houston 2 L.A. Angels 3 N.Y. Yankees 2 (11 innings) National League St. Louis 6 Milwaukee 0 (1st game) Milwaukee 8 St.

Canadian men's U20 squad beats U.S. at junior world rugby trophy qualifier

EDMONTON — The Canadian men's under-20 squad ran in seven tries en route to beating the United States 46-12 in the first game of their junior world rugby trophy qualifier on Tuesday.
Twins set franchise record with 28 hits in 20-7 rout of M's

Twins set franchise record with 28 hits in 20-7 rout of M's

MINNEAPOLIS — Eddie Rosario wasn't a very happy camper after not starting four games in the past nine days. He took his frustrations out on the Seattle Mariners pitching staff, and his teammates joined the hit party as well.
Blue Jays fail to reach .500 again, beaten by Tampa Rays as Estrada struggles

Blue Jays fail to reach .500 again, beaten by Tampa Rays as Estrada struggles

TORONTO — The Blue Jays' bid to get to .500 this season took another hit Tuesday night. Tampa Bay rookie Jake Faria handcuffed Toronto over 6 1/3 innings and the Rays tormented Jays starter Marco Estrada en route to an 8-1 victory.
Anthony Jackson-Hamel scores in 87 minute, Canada beats Curacao 2-1

Anthony Jackson-Hamel scores in 87 minute, Canada beats Curacao 2-1

Montreal Impact fans are used to seeing Anthony Jackson-Hamel come off the bench to score goals but now he's doing it for Canada's national team as well.
Rodman begins sightseeing on NKorea trip he hopes opens door

Rodman begins sightseeing on NKorea trip he hopes opens door

PYONGYANG, Korea, Democratic People's Republic Of — Dennis Rodman, the former NBA bad boy who has palled around with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, began sightseeing in Pyongyang on Wednesday during a trip he said he hoped will "open a door" for hi
Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

NEW YORK — Golden State's championship-clinching victory in Game 5 of the NBA Finals was watched by more than 25 million viewers on ABC, wrapping up the most-viewed series since Michael Jordan's last title in 1998.