May 27th, 2016

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Argentine star Messi leaves Honduras match with back injury

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – Argentine soccer superstar Lionel Messi left the field with a back injury in the second half of a 1-0 victory over Honduras in a friendly Friday night. The Argentine team captain and Barcelona star was hit on an apparently inconsequential play and immediately went to the locker room. He was replaced ... Read More »


Manitoba Metis, Liberal government sign memo of understanding over land rights

WINNIPEG – A potential settlement expected to reach billions of dollars could be presented to Manitoba’s Metis as early as September after the Liberal government signalled it is taking steps to fulfil a 146-year-old disagreement over land. On Friday, Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett signed a memorandum of understanding with the Manitoba Metis Federation. The ... Read More »


Multicultural Centre opens today

Melissa Villeneuve Lethbridge Herald mvilleneuve@lethbridgeherald.com After more than 15 years housed in the Bill Kergan Centre, the Southern Alberta Ethnic Association is excited to show the community its new home on 6 Avenue South. The SAEA has provided a voice for culture for more than 40 years, promoting diversity, heritage... Read More »


Cavs 113-87 win ends Raptors’ historic and thrilling post-season run

TORONTO – As the final two minutes ticked down on a game that was already out of reach, Toronto fans in the Air Canada Centre stood on their feet and chanted – “Let’s go Raptors!” It was a thrilling and historic post-season run, but it came to an ending Friday – a remarkable two games ... Read More »


Small WWII-era plane crashes in Hudson River; body recovered

NEW YORK – A small World War II vintage plane celebrating its 75th anniversary flew a partial loop while smoke spewed from it and then crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey on Friday, and divers recovered a body from its sunken wreckage, police and witnesses said. The single-seat plane, a ... Read More »


DMC: Commissioner should apologize for words about rap

NEW YORK – Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and hip-hop icon Darryl “DMC” McDaniels says the New York police commissioner’s recent comments – where he labeled rappers as thugs following a shooting at a hip-hop concert – is disrespectful and that the commissioner should apologize to rappers like Chuck D, Will Smith and Kendrick ... Read More »


Rouyn-Noranda beats Red Deer, will play London in Memorial Cup final

RED DEER, Alta. – The Rouyn-Noranda Huskies have earned their place in the 2016 Memorial Cup final. Francis Perron had a goal and an assist as Rouyn-Noranda downed the host Red Deer Rebels 3-1 on Friday in the tournament semifinal. The Huskies will be playing for their first-ever Memorial Cup and face the OHL champion ... Read More »


The Latest: Bratton says comments not about all in hip hop

NEW YORK – The Latest on New York Police Commissioner William Bratton’s recent comments, where he labeled rappers as thugs following a multiple shooting at a hip-hop concert (all times local): 9:30 p.m. Police Commissioner William Bratton says he meant his comments about “thugs who call themselves rap artists” and “shoot up crowded clubs.” But ... Read More »


Small WWII-era plane crashes in Hudson River; body found

NEW YORK – A small World War II vintage plane celebrating its 75th anniversary crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey on Friday, and police recovered a body from the single-seat plane, authorities said. The plane, a P-47 Thunderbolt, crashed on a part of the river near where a US Airways ... Read More »


Small WWII-era plane crashes in Hudson River; pilot missing

NEW YORK – A small World War II vintage plane celebrating its 75th anniversary crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey on Friday, and search efforts were continuing for the pilot, authorities said. The plane, a P-47 Thunderbolt, crashed on a part of the river near where a US Airways commercial ... Read More »


Josh Donaldson hits two home runs as Blue Jays power past Red Sox

TORONTO – Josh Donaldson hit two home runs and drove in five runs Friday night as the Toronto Blue Jays opened a six-game home stand with a 7-5 victory over the Boston Red Sox. Donaldson delivered a two-run homer off Koji Uehera in the eighth after the Blue Jays squandered a 5-2 lead in the ... Read More »


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