Monthly Archives: April 2016

Toronto Blue Jays option switch-pitcher Pat Venditte to Buffalo



The Toronto Blue Jays recalled right-hander Ryan Tepera from the Buffalo Bisons on Wednesday and optioned switch-pitcher Pat Venditte to the triple-A club. read more

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Argos’ Ricky Ray says he’s throwing pain-free this off-season



It’s been an uplifting off-season for Toronto Argonauts quarterback Ricky Ray. read more

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ offensive line regains focus at mini training camp



Success in the CFL starts with the quarterback, but you can’t forget the group that lays the foundation. read more

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Graham DeLaet and his beard likely to appear at Rio Olympics



Graham DeLaet’s beard care routine is nearly as precise as his pre-shot routine these days, as the 34-year-old golfer’s facial hair has quickly become the talk of the PGA Tour. read more

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Atletico Madrid gets a leg up on Bayern Munich with a gritty 1-0 victory



An early goal by youngster Saul Niguez gave Atletico Madrid a gritty 1-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final on Wednesday. read more

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COC unveils ‘Ice In Our Veins’ campaign for Rio Olympics



After a strong performance at the Winter Olympics, the Canadian Olympic Committee is sticking with a wintry theme for its Rio 2016 brand campaign. read more

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Boeing’s profit hit by tanker charge



Boeing Co reported a nearly 9 per cent fall in quarterly profit, hurt by an after-tax charge related to the KC-46 aerial refuelling tanker it is developing for the U.S. Air Force. read more

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Apple takes title of worst Dow performer


Apple Inc. shares are tumbling after the release of disappointing earnings, which showed iPhone sales dropping for the first time on a year-over-year basis. As of Wednesday’s close, Apple is the worst performer on the Dow Jones Industrial Average since joining the index in March of 2015. read more

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FBI says it ‘cannot’ reveal how it unlocked San Bernardino attacker’s iPhone



The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Wednesday that it did not own the rights to the technical method it used to open an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters and therefore “cannot” submit details of the mechanism to an interagency review process. read more

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Fed keeps rates unchanged, signals faith in U.S. economy



The Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged on Wednesday but signaled confidence in the U.S. economic outlook, leaving the door open to a hike in June. read more

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