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AP Source: NHL Settles On Las Vegas For Expansion

The NHL is ready to roll the dice on Las Vegas.A person with direct knowledge of the NHL’s decision says the league has settled on Las Vegas as the home for its next expansion franchise, provided organizers can come up with a $500 million fee.The…

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Alouettes cut nine, including Jerry Rice Jr.

MONTREAL – The Montreal Alouettes cut nine players from their training camp roster on Tuesday, including Jerry Rice Jr., the son of Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice.The older Rice won three Super Bowls during his career with the San Francisco 49ers.Canadian offensive lineman…

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China bans exports to NKorea with possible military use

BEIJING – China on Wednesday banned exports to North Korea of technology and materials that might be used in weapons production in a new response to the North’s development of nuclear weapons and missiles.The list of banned “dual use” items with possible civilian and military…

Anaheim Ducks Re-hire Randy Carlyle As Head Coach

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Randy Carlyle walked back into Honda Center and discovered he still knew just about everyone, from the guard at the front door to the accountants in the Anaheim Ducks’ offices.”Everybody welcomed me back with open arms,” Carlyle said, a grateful smile on…

The Latest: Clinton aide notes ‘positive’ talk with Sanders

WASHINGTON – The Latest on campaign 2016 (all times Eastern):11:05 p.m.Hillary Clinton’s campaign says she had a “positive discussion” with Bernie Sanders about their primary campaign, the Democratic party and “the dangerous threat that Donald Trump poses to our nation.”Clinton and Sanders met for more…