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Grizzly shot, killed after fatal attack of California woman

Grizzly shot, killed after fatal attack of California woman

HELENA Mont. (AP) — Wildlife officials say they’ve shot, killed Montana grizzly bear that pulled California woman from tent, killing her.
Vancouver, Edmonton to host World Series rugby sevens tournaments in September

Vancouver, Edmonton to host World Series rugby sevens tournaments in September

Pending local government approval, Vancouver and Edmonton will both host HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series events in September. The men's tournaments, scheduled for Sept. 18-19 in Vancouver and Sept.
Canadian health officials wanted stricter protocols for NHL return: documents

Canadian health officials wanted stricter protocols for NHL return: documents

Face masks were as prevalent as pucks throughout the NHL this season, but documents show Canadian health officials wanted the league to take additional steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Canada's Shapovalov set to face world No. 1 Djokovic in Wimbledon semifinals

Canada's Shapovalov set to face world No. 1 Djokovic in Wimbledon semifinals

Canada's Denis Shapovalov (DEN'-ihs SHAP'-oh-VAHL'-ahf) will look to defy the odds when he faces the world's Number 1 player in the Wimbledon semifinal.
Paris police detain rapper Lil Baby, frisk NBA star Harden

Paris police detain rapper Lil Baby, frisk NBA star Harden

PARIS (AP) — American rapper Lil Baby was detained in Paris on Thursday for allegedly transporting drugs, according to the city prosecutor’s office. NBA star James Harden also was stopped but not detained, the prosecutor’s office said.
Halfway there: Suns beat Bucks for 2-0 lead in NBA Finals

Halfway there: Suns beat Bucks for 2-0 lead in NBA Finals

PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns have never been closer to an NBA title. Devin Booker scored 31 points, Chris Paul had 23 and the Suns beat the Milwaukee Bucks 118-108 on Thursday night to take a 2-0 series lead.

Bekker scores twice, leads Forge FC over Cavalry FC 2-0

WINNIPEG — Kyle Edward Bekker scored twice on Thursday to lead Forge FC over Cavalry FC 2-0 in Canadian Premier League play. Bekker opened the scoring in the 13th minute and then added an insurance goal in the 35th for Forge (2-2-0).

Zaila Avant-garde breezes to National Spelling Bee win

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Whether dribbling a basketball or identifying obscure Latin or Greek roots, Zaila Avant-garde doesn't show much stress.
Canada's Stephen Ames shoot 65 for share of 1st-round lead at US Senior Open

Canada's Stephen Ames shoot 65 for share of 1st-round lead at US Senior Open

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Canada's Stephen Ames and Billy Andrade shot 5-under 65s on Thursday to share the first-round lead in the U.S. Senior Open. Ames, from Calgary, had seven birdies and two bogeys in the morning session.
CF Montreal trades Hurtado to Columbus, citing forward's lack of COVID vaccination

CF Montreal trades Hurtado to Columbus, citing forward's lack of COVID vaccination

MONTREAL — CF Montreal has traded Erik Hurtado to Columbus for US$200,000 in general allocation money, saying the fact the veteran American forward was not vaccinated played into the deal.
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