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China suspends license of Canadian canola company

Mar. 26, 2019 1:08 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — China has suspended the license of a second major Canadian canola exporter, a blow to a $2 billion export sector that is widely seen as retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei. China's General Administration of Customs announced Tuesday on its website...

New trade deal getting a boost from Trump, business groups

Mar. 26, 2019 5:46 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and business groups are stepping up efforts to win congressional approval for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade accord . But prospects are uncertain given that Republicans are at odds with some aspects of the plan and Democrats are in no hurry to secure a political victory for...

Murray stays unbeaten in NYC as Penguins top Rangers 5-2

Mar. 26, 2019 2:10 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Teddy Blueger scored two goals, Matt Murray made 33 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins surged to a 5-2 win over the New York Rangers on Monday night. Justin Schultz, Nick Bjugstad and Matt Cullen also scored for Pittsburgh. Phil Kessel and Marcus Pettersson each added two assists. Murray...

New Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo back in Montreal

Mar. 26, 2019 1:25 AM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Charlie Montoyo was a 27-year-old infielder still trying to carve out a major league career the last time he stepped on the field at Montreal's Olympic Stadium. Montoyo, now the manager of the Toronto Blue Jays, returned to the city Monday as his team opened a two-game exhibition series...

Campbell records 2nd shutout, Kings beat Flames 3-0

Mar. 26, 2019 12:54 AM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The team in last place in the West tripped up the conference leaders Monday night. Backup goaltender Jack Campbell made 42 saves in his second shutout of the season as the Los Angeles Kings beat the conference-leading Calgary Flames 3-0. Jonny Brodzinski and defenseman Derek Forbort...

Seguin, Faksa lead Stars past Jets 5-2

Mar. 26, 2019 12:45 AM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The results this season show that Dallas has figured out the Winnipeg Jets. Stars forward Radek Faksa doesn't agree. Faksa and Tyler Seguin each scored a pair of goals and the Stars snapped a two-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Jets on Monday. The Stars, who won the...

Lightning rally past Bruins for 59th win; record in sight

Mar. 26, 2019 12:20 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — With five games left in the regular season, history is the only thing the Tampa Bay Lightning have to play for. The NHL's best team is still plenty motivated. Steven Stamkos scored twice and finished with four points, and the Presidents' Trophy-winning Lightning became the fourth NHL...

Caboclo's career-high 24 points lead Grizzlies past Thunder

Mar. 26, 2019 12:10 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis is becoming a tough place to visit for contenders in the Western Conference playoff race. The Grizzlies continued to play spoiler for those jockeying for postseason position, this time beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-103 on Monday night. The win was the fifth at home in...

Tavares scores 4, Maple Leafs beat Panthers 7-5

Mar. 25, 2019 11:43 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — John Tavares had the best offensive night of his career and was left wanting for more — from the defensive side of the Toronto Maple Leafs attack. Tavares had the first four-goal game of his career and the Maple Leafs beat the Florida Panthers 7-5 Monday night. Tavares, who signed a...

Penguins surge to 5-2 win over Rangers

Mar. 25, 2019 11:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The surging Pittsburgh Penguins are closing in on the top spot in their division. Teddy Blueger scored twice, Matt Murray made 33 saves and the Penguins rallied from an early two-goal deficit for a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Monday night. "I thought we didn't have a great...