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Majority of Calgary voters say ‘no thanks' to 2026 Olympics

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Calgary's bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics was rebuffed on Tuesday when local voters said "no" in a nonbinding referendum. Unofficial results showed that 56 percent voted...
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Investigation launched into abuse claims by "Garlic Girls"

Investigation launched into abuse claims by "Garlic Girls"

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SEOUL, South Korea - The darlings of South Korea's Winter Olympics are back in the headlines eight months after their stirring run to a curling silver medal in Pyeongchang.
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Majority of Calgary voters say 'no thanks' to 2026 Olympics

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CALGARY, Alberta - A majority of Calgary voters are saying "no thanks" to a potential bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics, and while the vote is nonbinding, the future of the bid...
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Calgarians vote ‘no' to 2026 Olympic bid in non-binding plebiscite

Calgarians vote ‘no' to 2026 Olympic bid in non-binding plebiscite

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CALGARY - The results are in, and a majority of Calgarians are saying “no thanks” to a potential bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics. The city conducted a non-binding plebiscite...
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APNewsBreak: Moses asks for thorough review of WADA culture

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Olympic champion Edwin Moses has sent a letter to leaders of the World Anti-Doping Agency, asking for an investigation into the culture at WADA that would expand beyond the...
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US Olympic officials visit Denver for possible 2030 bid

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DENVER - U.S. Olympic Committee officials toured Denver aiming to choose a city for the bid for the 2030 winter games.
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PFL's Kayla Harrison talks about having 'Ronda complex' with old roommate Rousey

PFL's Kayla Harrison talks about having 'Ronda complex' with old roommate Rousey

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At 16, Kayla Harrison was relatively green in her judo career and moved in with Ronda Rousey as they both trained in Boston with famed coach Jimmy Pedro. Back then, Harrison's...
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Calgarians asked for 2026 ‘yea' or ‘nay' in Winter Games plebiscite

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CALGARY - Calgarians head to the polls to declare whether they want the city to host a second Winter Games. The question “are you for or are you against hosting the 2026...
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HISD cancels Special Olympics event this week due to chilly temperatures

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The cold weather is forcing HISD to cancel some outdoor events planned for this week and take precautions to make sure students stay warm.
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The great 2026 debate, Calgary's ‘yes' and ‘no' sides state their cases

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CALGARY - The Canadian Press asked the No Calgary Olympics and Yes Calgary 2026 organizations for five points in their arguments against and for the city bidding for the 2026...
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NFL: Game in Mexico City moved to LA due to field conditions

NFL: Game in Mexico City moved to LA due to field conditions

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Green leads Red Wings to 6-1 win over Coyotes

Green leads Red Wings to 6-1 win over Coyotes

DETROIT - Defenseman Mike Green had a goal and two assists and the Detroit Red Wings extended their winning streak to four games with a 6-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on... Read more ...

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Kuhnhackl scores 2 goals, Islanders beat Canucks 5-2

Kuhnhackl scores 2 goals, Islanders beat Canucks 5-2

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Calgarians vote ‘no' to 2026 Olympic bid in non-binding plebiscite

Calgarians vote ‘no' to 2026 Olympic bid in non-binding plebiscite

CALGARY - The results are in, and a majority of Calgarians are saying “no thanks” to a potential bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics. The city conducted a non-binding plebiscite... Read more ...

Rutgers' C. Vivian Stringer becomes sixth Division I coach to win 1,000 games

Rutgers' C. Vivian Stringer becomes sixth Division I coach to win 1,000 games

C. Vivian Stringer joins Pat Summitt, Tara VanDerveer, Sylvia Hatchell, Geno Auriemma and Mike Krzyzewski in the 1,000-win club. Read more ...

Defense carries No. 5 Tennessee past Georgia Tech 66-53

Defense carries No. 5 Tennessee past Georgia Tech 66-53

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Grant Williams scored 22 points and No. 5 Tennessee used its stingy defense to beat cold-shooting Georgia Tech 66-53 on Tuesday night. Read more ...

Warriors suspend fiery Draymond Green 1 game for conduct

Warriors suspend fiery Draymond Green 1 game for conduct

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Harden scores 22 points, Rockets beat Nuggets 109-99

Harden scores 22 points, Rockets beat Nuggets 109-99

DENVER - James Harden scored 19 of his 22 points in the second half and the Houston Rockets pulled away to beat Denver 109-99 on Tuesday night, sending the Nuggets to a fourth... Read more ...

Tavares, speedy Maple Leafs race away from Kings in 5-1 rout

Tavares, speedy Maple Leafs race away from Kings in 5-1 rout

LOS ANGELES - The Toronto Maple Leafs have one of the fastest teams in hockey. The Los Angeles Kings do not. Read more ...