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Owner of trucking company involved in Humboldt crash charged

The owner of the Calgary-based trucking company involved in the fatal Humboldt Broncos bus crash has been charged.  Alberta Transportation Minister Brian Mason says Sukhmander Singh, owner and director of Adesh Deol Trucking Ltd., faces eight counts of failing to comply with various safety and log-keeping regulations.  “The charges follow an investigation that was completed by Alberta Transportation into the collision,” Mason said ...

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Kevin Harvick calls out “piece of crap tires” after Las Vegas crash

On Lap 147 of the 267-lap race, Harvick cut down a right front tire entering Turn 1. His No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford launched up the track, slamming the outside wall and ending his once promising day. After being checked and released from the infield care center, the former series champion did not mince words. “Well, there was something wrong ...

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An emotional return as Humboldt Broncos play 1st game since crash

The Humboldt Broncos tried to emerge from the grips of tragedy Wednesday night by playing some hockey and raising banners to honour all the people who were on their team bus when it crashed in April. Family members and fans cheered through tears at Elgar Petersen Arena as 29 yellow and green flags were unfurled honouring the 13 injured and ...

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Formula One: Sauber fix ‘small flaw’ after Ericsson crash

Sauber have corrected a ‘small design flaw’ on the car’s rear wing that contributed to Marcus Ericsson’s spectacular crash in Italian Grand Prix practise, Formula One race director Charlie Whiting said on Saturday. Ericsson’s car speared head-on into the barriers on Friday as the Swede braked at the end of the Monza pit straight, with television replays suggesting a failure ...

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Wallace: Pocono crash “scared the hell out of me”

[unable to retrieve full-text content]After being released from the infield care center, Wallace described the lead up to the high-speed accident that would ultimately force the race to be red flagged. “The lap before, I was holding off Aric (Almirola) going into 1 and the pedal went to the floor so I went to the bottom. You’re natural instinct is to ...

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Darrell Wallace Jr. on Pocono crash: “It scared the hell out of me”

When Darrell Wallace Jr. went to brake down into Turn 1 on Lap 155 of the 160-lap race at Pocono Raceway, he quickly realized something was very wrong. After being released from the infield care center, Wallace described the lead up to the high-speed accident that would ultimately force the race to be red flagged. “The lap before, I was holding ...

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Ryan Straschnitzki returns to the ice for 1st time since Humboldt Broncos bus crash

Ryan Straschnitzki was back on the ice Friday, for the first time since the tragic bus crash that changed his life. Straschnitzki and his father Tom both played sledge hockey for the first time Friday in Okotoks, Alta., where they were given a tutorial by Team Canada’s Chris Cederstrand. For Ryan — who wore his Humboldt Broncos gear — the day was both emotional and a little frustrating, ...

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