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French skier Poisson may have hit tree in fatal crash

French skier Poisson may have hit tree in fatal crash

PARIS — The French Ski Federation says an early investigation into the death of David Poisson suggests the safety netting failed and he hit a tree.
AltaCorp Capital founder, oil and gas financier George Gosbee dies suddenly

AltaCorp Capital founder, oil and gas financier George Gosbee dies suddenly

CALGARY — Investment firm AltaCorp Capital Inc. says its founder and CEO, Calgary oil and gas financier George Gosbee, died suddenly on Sunday.
Monday's Games

Monday's Games

Monday's Games NHL Calgary 7 St. Louis 4 Carolina 5 Dallas 1 --- NFL Carolina 45 Miami 21 --- NBA Washington 110 Sacramento 92 Cleveland 104 New York 101 Milwaukee 110 Memphis 103 New Orleans 106 Atlanta 105 L.A.
Jankowski's three points, wild third period leads Flames over Blues

Jankowski's three points, wild third period leads Flames over Blues

CALGARY — Patience is starting to pay off for rookie Mark Jankowski.
Newton, Panthers hammer Dolphins 45-21 for 3rd straight win

Newton, Panthers hammer Dolphins 45-21 for 3rd straight win

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Cam Newton was tired of the Carolina Panthers' defence getting all of the glory. Newton took it as a challenge when the defence vaulted to the league's No.
Judge, Bellinger unanimous picks as Rookies of the Year

Judge, Bellinger unanimous picks as Rookies of the Year

The only major question was whether it would be unanimous — and it was. Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger are baseball's Rookies of the Year, after their record-setting home run binges left no need for any dissenting opinions.
Arrivederci Italy: Azzurri lose World Cup playoff to Sweden

Arrivederci Italy: Azzurri lose World Cup playoff to Sweden

MILAN — Players from both teams slumped to the ground, the Swedes in exhausted ecstasy, the Italians in losers' agony. On a starry night in Milan, four-time champion Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in six decades.
Beltran retires at 40 after winning 1st World Series title

Beltran retires at 40 after winning 1st World Series title

HOUSTON — It took quite some time, but Carlos Beltran finally got there, winning a World Series title after 20 seasons in the majors.
French downhill skier David Poisson dies in training crash at Nakiska

French downhill skier David Poisson dies in training crash at Nakiska

PARIS — French downhill skier David Poisson, a former medallist at the world championships, died on Monday following a training crash in Canada. He was 35.
Rugby Canada parts ways with general manager, restructures front office

Rugby Canada parts ways with general manager, restructures front office

Rugby Canada, whose flagship men's 15s team has been moving backwards in recent times, shook up its structure Monday. The governing body fired its top rugby man in Jim Dixon, its general manager of rugby operations and performance.