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Federal government pledges $252 million to help agri-food sector

Federal government pledges $252 million to help agri-food sector

The Canadian Federation of Agriculture has been warning that a financial boost is urgently needed to protect against food shortages in Canada and called for a $2.6 billion emergency fund last Thursday...

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Big Ten Extends Suspension Of Team Activities To June 1

Big Ten Extends Suspension Of Team Activities To June 1

Sports have been on hold in the conference since March 13 amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The conference had previously announced in March it would suspend team activities until May 4, but after evalu...

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Memorable names off of Dolphins legend Don Shula's coaching tree

Memorable names off of Dolphins legend Don Shula's coaching tree

The Buetel family had deep ties with Shula during his run as head coach of the Miami Dolphins. SHULA coached in six SUPER BOWLS, including four of the first eight, and won two. After being traded from...

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National Football League staying stateside in 2020

National Football League staying stateside in 2020

The NFL will release the 2020 schedule on Thursday during a live, three-hour broadcast on NFL Network. Banners are raised, trophies are shown off and the team and its fans come together one final ...

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized With Infection

She originally sought medical care Monday, when the gallstone was discovered. Ginsburg plans to participate in oral arguments on Wednesday through teleconference from the hospital, the court said ....

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African footballer found alive in Germany four years after being

African footballer found alive in Germany four years after being

The Congolese ex-defender, who played alongside Manuel Neuer at Schalke , was apparently involved in a vehicle accident in his home country in January 2016. Kamba's family were deported from Germa...

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Marshawn Lynch is in talks with Seahawks about a 2020 reunion

In a time of almost no sports news, Seattle fans are yearning for a hint of something to get excited about. He had 18 carries for 33 yards and three scores in two post-season games for Seattle. "And i...

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Sam Cane succeeds Kieran Read as All Blacks captain

Cane has been a key member of the All Blacks leadership group for a number of years and was viewed as one of the prime contenders to take over from former skipper Read, who relocated to Japan this...

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Jets sign Frank Gore

Jets sign Frank Gore

He ended up seeing a significant role for Buffalo, starting eight of his 16 games while rushing for 599 yards and two scores. He will turn 37 years old this month. The Jets also have Josh Adams , Tre...

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Korea's Baseball Season Begins After Remarkable Turnaround in Coronavirus Cases

Korea's Baseball Season Begins After Remarkable Turnaround in Coronavirus Cases

Players will have their temperatures taken before they enter the stadium and umpires will wear masks. Players are prohibited from high-fiving teammates or signing autographs. ESPN announced Monday th...

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Coronavirus: Hungarian GP to be staged behind closed doors

Coronavirus: Hungarian GP to be staged behind closed doors

The race was originally scheduled for 2 August, but the F1 calendar has been nearly completely ripped up, and published dates effectively irrelevant, as the sport's bosses seek to re-shape the season ...

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USWNT Denied Equal Pay, Megan Rapinoe & Alex Morgan Speak Out

USWNT Denied Equal Pay, Megan Rapinoe & Alex Morgan Speak Out

Soccer in a tweet that said, "equal pay, now". That's why a float in their New York City victory parade (on which Governor Andrew Cuomo was also a guest) featured a banner reading, "Parades are ...

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De Bruyne believes Premier League will play to conclusion

De Bruyne believes Premier League will play to conclusion

Kevin de Bruyne has a contract with Manchester City until 2023. "The club has told us that they will appeal the decision, and they are 100 per cent convinced that they are in the right", De Bru...

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Canada invests in online mental health care amid Covid-19

Canada invests in online mental health care amid Covid-19

The government is working with everyone involved to find lasting solutions, he said. "This is an initial investment and if we need to add more, we will". Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that m...

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Serie A: Ronaldo awaited as Serie A gets back training amid doubts

Serie A: Ronaldo awaited as Serie A gets back training amid doubts

Bologna and Atalanta have already confirmed that they'll begin training on Tuesday, whereas Inter Milan stated they might open their training centre from this week with additional particulars to be ...

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Murray: Many Top Male Players Support ATP-WTA Merger

Murray: Many Top Male Players Support ATP-WTA Merger

Becker admitted that although Federer, Nadal and Djokovic admire each other and get on well, the relationship only extends to sharing a driving range and potentially sitting together in the players' r...

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Think of physicians this weekend, health officials say

Provincial health officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, said there were 53 new cases reported between noon Saturday and noon Monday, with total reported cases now at 2,224. Centre for Disease Control, as of Thur...

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Tottenham boss Mourinho: The one result that left me in tears

Tottenham boss Mourinho: The one result that left me in tears

Ronaldo, Kaka and Sergio Ramos - three monster football, but they missed the point". Jose Mourinho cuts a stern look as a coach but deep down he is also human. "[That season] we had a very defin...

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Legendary Miami Dolphins coach Don Shula dies at 90

Legendary Miami Dolphins coach Don Shula dies at 90

He was a four-time Associated Press coach of the year and one-time Sports Illustrated Man of the Year. Legendary Dolphins head coach Don Shula passed away on Monday morning, per a club announcem...

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NFL International Series games in 2020 to be played in United States

NFL International Series games in 2020 to be played in United States

The league had meant to have one game in Mexico and four in the United Kingdom as part of its worldwide play plan this year, but travel restrictions stemming from the public health crisis led it to ...

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Coronavirus: Lyon 'reserve right to appeal' against Ligue 1 decision

Coronavirus: Lyon 'reserve right to appeal' against Ligue 1 decision

Lyon may take legal action on how Ligue 1 has come to a conclusion. "If it isn't possible to play in France, we will play our matches overseas and we will make sure of the best conditions of heal...

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‘Tiger King’: Nicolas Cage set to play Joe Exotic in scripted series

‘Tiger King’: Nicolas Cage set to play Joe Exotic in scripted series

Saturday Night Live and Ghostbusters star Kate McKinnon is set to play Joe Exotic's nemesis, Carole Baskin , in a show based on the podcast Joe Exotic, which is also yet to find a home. The ...

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Brighton chief fears neutral venues plan would affect integrity of competition

Brighton chief fears neutral venues plan would affect integrity of competition

Some reports had even named Brighton's Amex Stadium as among the stadiums under consideration. "They could argue neutral grounds better protect the welfare of all involved and reduce the burden on...

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Olympics impossible unless Covid-19 is contained: Japan PM Shinzo Abe

Olympics impossible unless Covid-19 is contained: Japan PM Shinzo Abe

He did not say whether he opposes the Olympics without vaccines. " I'm not saying at this point that they shouldn't be held ". Health experts have cast doubt on whether the Games could be held nex...

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National Football League schedule expected to be 'business as usual' when announced next week

National Football League schedule expected to be 'business as usual' when announced next week

One of those would reportedly involve postponing the season until mid-October . Each team is expected to play 16 regular season games as per usual, though the league, the only major American sporti...

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New Zealand tell Beaumont: Rugby for all, not few

New Zealand tell Beaumont: Rugby for all, not few

Beaumont had the support of the Six Nations countries and Rugby Europe ahead of Thursday's vote while Pichot's pledges had come from southern hemisphere nations. "Certainly that would not be the int...

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WNBA Season Delayed Due To Coronavirus, Virtual Draft Will Go On

WNBA Season Delayed Due To Coronavirus, Virtual Draft Will Go On

The WNBA, which was set to begin its 24th season, is the longest running professional women's sports league. New York City and Seattle both have WNBA teams and are two coronavirus hotspots in the ...

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The stay-at-home order is extended and what it means

The stay-at-home order is extended and what it means

Parks closed due to the pandemic could also reopen, but gatherings would still be limited to 10 people. Currently, all of those elements are in what health and human services secretary Dr. However, Go...

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Players could be interviewed mid-match to appease Premier League broadcasters

Players could be interviewed mid-match to appease Premier League broadcasters

The first step for any move forward will be the United Kingdom government's review of lockdown restrictions due on May 7. And he added that nobody would benefit if Premier League clubs faced major...

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LeBron says he is ready to finish National Basketball Association season

LeBron says he is ready to finish National Basketball Association season

Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James shot down a report Thursday that National Basketball Association executives were pressing the league office to cancel the rest of the 2019-20 season due to the ...

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COVID-19: NBA pushes back draft lottery, combine

COVID-19: NBA pushes back draft lottery, combine

What's important to take note of in this statement is the information that isn't present in it. The lottery, which determines the official draft order of the first 14 picks, was supposed to be May 1...

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Ken Burns Slams Michael Jordan Docuseries 'The Last Dance'

Ken Burns Slams Michael Jordan Docuseries 'The Last Dance'

The turned-down money - on another occasion, Jordan passed up $7 million to play in a one-day golf tournament in Asia, Falk said - was part of a larger point that Falk was trying to make about Jordan'...

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U.S. Soccer women's team equal pay claim dismissed by court

U.S. Soccer women's team equal pay claim dismissed by court

On Friday, a judge threw out an unequal pay claim in a lawsuit against US Soccer that had been brought out by a group of 28 U.S. players, who were led by two-time Women's World Cup victor Alex Morga...

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Cop draws gun on Chiefs' Bashaud Breeland in harrowing arrest video

Cop draws gun on Chiefs' Bashaud Breeland in harrowing arrest video

The police report referred to Breeland pushing the officer, and that wasn't apparent in the video clip shown, though he clearly wasn't allowing the officer to put his hands behind his back. Breeland...

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Ex-Michigan DE Taco Charlton waived by Miami Dolphins

Ex-Michigan DE Taco Charlton waived by Miami Dolphins

He wasn't particularly productive when he saw the field, as he combined for only 46 tackles and four sacks between the 2017 and 2018 seasons (27 games). The Dolphins waived him Thursday and the Chiefs...

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