Canada beats Czech Republic 5-1 in world junior hockey

Hockey 12/29/18, 22:52

Morgan Frost had a goal and an assist, Michael DiPietro made 23 saves and Canada beat the Czech Republic 5-1 on Saturday night to improve to 3-0 in the world junior hockey championship.Maxime Comtois, Brett Leason, Alexis Lafreniere and MacKenzie Entwistle also scored for defending champion Canada. Ondrej Machala scored ...

US rallies to beat Slovakia in world junior opener

Hockey 12/26/18, 21:36

Mikey Anderson and Evan Barratt scored early in the third period and the United States rallied to beat Slovakia 2-1 on Wednesday night to open the World Junior Championship.Kyle Keyser made 13 saves for the Americans, allowing only Marek Korencik's goal late in the second period at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. ...

Australia police: Melbourne attacker also planned explosion

World 11/09/18, 20:27

Police say a man who fatally stabbed another and injured two others in central Melbourne had also planned to set off an explosion.Police say 30-year-old Hassain Khalif Shire Ali got out of a pickup vehicle, which then caught fire, and stabbed three men, one of whom died at the scene ...

Update: Vehicle in Australian attack held gas cylinders

World 11/09/18, 06:49

The Latest on a knife attack in Melbourne (all times local):9:35 p.m.Australian police say a pickup truck that caught fire in the country's second-largest city contained several barbeque gas cylinders and was part of an apparent terrorist attack.Police said the driver got out of the vehicle, which then caught fire, ...

Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism

World 11/09/18, 06:29

A knife-wielding man stabbed two people, one fatally, in Australia's second-largest city on Friday in an attack likely linked to terrorism, police said.The attack during the afternoon rush hour brought central Melbourne to a standstill.Police said the man got out of a vehicle, which then caught fire, and attacked three ...

Man sentenced to more than 24 years for Texas mosque fire

Texas 10/18/18, 04:57

A man convicted of torching a South Texas mosque last year has been sentenced to more than 24 years in prison. Marq Vincent Perez was sentenced Wednesday during a court hearing in Victoria, Texas. In July, a jury convicted the 26-year-old Perez of federal arson, explosives and hate crime charges. Mark Di Carlo, ...

‘American Pie’ Mason Cox and Magpies in AFL final

Football 09/26/18, 07:58

The Australian Football League grand final annually attracts a crowd of about 100,000 to the Melbourne Cricket Ground — the largest single-game attendance of any sporting event Down Under.This year the Collingwood Magpies, with a tall Texan as an integral part of the team, will attempt to win their 16th ...

Over 100 dead after Tanzania ferry sinks on Lake Victoria

World 09/20/18, 22:56

The death toll rose above 100 after a ferry capsized and sank on Lake Victoria, Tanzania state radio reported Friday, while a second day of rescue efforts raced the setting sun.The toll was likely to go up, John Mongella, commissioner for the Mwanza region, told The Associated Press after dozens ...

World Anti-Doping Agency reinstates Russia

Sports 09/20/18, 09:15

The World Anti-Doping Agency has reinstated Russia, ending a nearly three-year suspension caused by state-sponsored doping.WADA says its 12-member executive committee voted to reinstate the Russian Anti-Doping Agency "subject to strict conditions."WADA's move came despite a wave of fierce criticism from anti-doping figures — some within WADA itself — and ...

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