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When Americans endured 'bush-league' Canadian football

NBC had a problem. It was the NFL’s broadcast partner, bringing American football fans — and some Canadians — the game they loved. But when the league went on strike in 1982, it left a gaping hole in the broadcast schedule. So they turned to the next best thing: Canadian football. The CBC’s Tom Alderman was there to see how they ...

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Americans leave Canada in must-win situation at women's baseball World Cup

The Canadians are in a must-win situation at the women’s baseball World Cup. Jade Gortarez hit a three-run home run in the second inning as the United States downed Canada 5-1 on Wednesday in the super round of the tournament. Anne-Sophie Lavalee took the loss, going 2 1/3 innings while giving up four earned runs and eight hits. … CBC ...

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Ending NAFTA Would Be Bad Politics And Bad For Americans: Trudeau

CHICAGO — President Donald Trump’s threat to tear up the North American free trade pact would cause economic suffering in the United States in a decision that would also be terrible politics, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says. Millions of American workers would be harmed, and their lives disrupted in the short-term through a thickening of the border and greater uncertainty, ...

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South Americans vie for two tickets to France

Ecuador is all set to host the eighth edition of the South American U-20 Women’s Championship, where ten nations will be competing for two berths at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018. <stron…

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Chinese authorities say 3 Americans are under investigation

BEIJING (AP) Chinese authorities are investigating three Americans following media reports that three UCLA freshmen were arrested for shoplifting ahead of their basketball game against Georgia Tech in Shanghai. Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said Thursday that the case was in the hands of local police. ”Three American men are being investigated in Hangzhou by Chinese law enforcement agencies ...

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