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Burke, Monteiro help Union beat Impact 3-0

Apr. 21, 2019 12:20 AM EDT

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Cory Burke and Jamiro Monteiro each scored to help the Philadelphia beat the Montreal Impact 3-0 on Saturday for the Union's fourth win in their last five games. Burke stole a lazy pass near midfield and then took a few dribbles before blasting a roller from outside the area just inside...

Players demand say in women's hockey future after CWHL folds

Apr. 18, 2019 8:47 PM EDT

Hilary Knight put aside the jet lag and fresh memories of helping the United States win its latest world hockey championship to begin looking ahead to next season. Yes, the star forward intends on playing professionally in October. The only question Knight can't answer is where. "Yeah, exactly," she told The...

Canadian sentenced to life in prison for US airport attack

Apr. 18, 2019 2:12 PM EDT

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A Canadian man convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan police officer while yelling "God is great" in Arabic was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday, after boldly declaring that he only regretted not having a machine gun during the knife attack. Amor Ftouhi's statements...

The Latest: Canadian sentenced to life in US airport attack

Apr. 18, 2019 11:31 AM EDT

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a Canadian man convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan airport police officer (all times local): 11:25 a.m. A Canadian man convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan airport police officer has been sentenced to life in prison. Amor...

Fleetwood Mac announces rescheduled dates for tour

Apr. 18, 2019 8:59 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fleetwood Mac has announced rescheduled dates for its North America tour that were postponed earlier this month because singer Stevie Nicks had the flu. The Grammy-winning band is set to play Boston on Oct. 28 and Philadelphia on Nov. 3. Canadian dates include Quebec City on Oct. 30,...

Correction: Canada-Religious Symbols story

Apr. 17, 2019 5:16 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — In a story April 13 about Quebec's religious symbols ban, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the ban on religious symbols extends to nurses and bus drivers. It does not. A corrected version of the story is below: Quebec proposes ban on religious clothing for public workers A...

Novillo scores 1st MLS goal in Montreal's 1-0 win vs Crew

Apr. 13, 2019 4:28 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Harry Novillo scored his first MLS goal to lead Montreal to a 1-0 victory over the Columbus Crew in the home opener on Saturday. Evan Bush made five saves for his third consecutive shutout for the Impact (3-2-2), who are unbeaten in their last three games. Goalkeeper Zack Steffen made six...

Former pitcher Scott Sanderson has died at 62

Apr. 12, 2019 12:50 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Scott Sanderson, the right-hander who helped the Chicago Cubs make two playoff appearances and was a member of four postseason teams during a 19-year career, died Thursday. He was 62. An official with Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, where Sanderson was a member, told The Associated...

Attorneys seek 25 years for man in Michigan airport stabbing

Apr. 11, 2019 11:40 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — A Montreal man convicted of stabbing a police officer at a Flint, Michigan, airport was in debt and saw the attack as a way to become a martyr while benefiting his wife and children financially through a life insurance policy, his attorneys wrote in a Thursday court filing. Amor Ftouhi's...

Devils draw top pick in NHL draft lottery

Apr. 9, 2019 11:08 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Devils general manager Ray Shero has made it clear his team needs to accumulate more talent. The luck of the draw helped New Jersey take a huge step in that direction Tuesday. The Devils will pick first at June's NHL draft after the lottery balls fell in their favor — bumping the...