It’s time for the NHL playoffs to truly…

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MLB suspends Astros hitting coach 20 games, A’s…

Major League Baseball suspended Houston hitting coach Alex Cintron for 20 games Tuesday for his role in Sunday's brawl between the Astros and Oakland A's, USA Today's Bob Nightengale reported. Cintron's suspension is the longest…

Trudeau says Morneau has his 'full support' as…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried Tuesday to shut down speculation that he's about to fire his finance minister, saying he has full confidence in Bill Morneau and that any reports to the contrary are false.…

Top seed Simona Halep makes 2nd round of…

Top-seeded Simona Halep had to fight hard to advance to the second round of the Prague Open in beating unseeded Polana Hercog 6-1, 1-6, 7-6 (3) on Tuesday. It was the first competitive match for…