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Olympic ethics panel to study allegations against Gilady

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — The IOC says it is looking into allegations of sexual assault and harassment against Olympic official Alex Gilady, stemming from his work as a television executive in Israel.
Putin: Russian doping scandals could be US election meddling

Putin: Russian doping scandals could be US election meddling

MOSCOW — President Vladimir Putin is suggesting that a recent flurry of Russian sports doping allegations could be an American attempt to interfere in next year's Russian presidential election.
US hockey women beat Canada 4-2 in Four Nations Cup

US hockey women beat Canada 4-2 in Four Nations Cup

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. — The Americans showed off their special teams skills in beating Canada for the second time in three games as part of their pre-Olympic exhibition tour.

Mixed martial arts champ Angela Lee in Hawaii car accident

HONOLULU — Angela Lee, a Vancouver-born mixed martial arts fighter, is recovering after a car accident in Hawaii.
Winnipeg mayor wants Edmonton Eskimos to change name to a more inclusive one

Winnipeg mayor wants Edmonton Eskimos to change name to a more inclusive one

Winnipeg Mayor Brian Bowman thinks the CFL Edmonton Eskimos should change their team name. "I think there’s an opportunity to have a more inclusive name," he said. "That's ultimately a decision for the team, though.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games NHL Toronto 4 Minnesota 2 N.Y.

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Wednesday's Games NHL Toronto 4 Minnesota 2 N.Y.
Frederik Andersen comes up big as Maple Leafs down Wild 4-2

Frederik Andersen comes up big as Maple Leafs down Wild 4-2

TORONTO — Frederik Andersen made some timely saves on Wednesday — most notably in the second period with the game tied — that proved to be the difference for his Toronto Maple Leafs.

Krista McCarville wins to enter four-way tie for first at Road to the Roar

SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. — Krista McCarville's team from Thunder Bay, Ont., entered a four-way tie for top spot in Pool B at the Road to the Roar Olympic curling pre-trials on Wednesday with a 7-3 win over Karla Thompson of Kamloops, B.C.
University: Cheerleaders who knelt for anthem to be on field

University: Cheerleaders who knelt for anthem to be on field

ATLANTA — A Georgia university which moved its football cheerleaders inside a stadium tunnel after a group of black cheer squad members knelt during the national anthem has decided to let them again take the field during pre-game ceremonies.