Ski racing community starts to back away from toxic wax

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — At ski races across the United States, competitors are starting to abandon a type of wax many cou...
10:50 28 February 2022

Canada, others nations push Iran on downed airliner probe

MUNICH — Diplomats from nations that lost citizens when Iran shot down a Ukrainian airliner pushed Iran’s foreign minister Saturday for more cooperati...
18:56 15 February 2022

US women beat Canada 3-0 in Olympic qualifying final

CARSON, Calif. — Lynn Williams broke open a scoreless stalemate with a goal in the 61st minute and the United States beat Canada 3-0 on Sunday in the ...
1:25 10 February 2022

Pakistan rescues Canadian, Finnish climbers by helicopter

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistan's military launched a helicopter evacuation of a Canadian and a Finnish mountain climber who were stranded on a peak in...
11:29 9 February 2022

Bozek’s power-play goal in OT lifts U.S. to win over Canada

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Megan Bozek's power-play goal 42 seconds into overtime helped the United States rally to a 4-3 victory over Canada in the final game...
5:54 9 February 2022

Taylor takes 1-shot lead over Mickelson at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Phil Mickelson and his sublime short game delivered more entertainment than all the athletes and celebrities for the Saturday s...
23:30 8 February 2022

The US women down Mexico 4-0 to secure an Olympic spot

CARSON, Calif. — Samantha Mewis scored twice and the U.S. national team secured a spot in the Tokyo Olympics with a 4-0 semifinal victory Friday night...
5:17 8 February 2022

The Latest: Autoworker’s child among Germany’s 7 virus cases

BEIJING — The Latest on the outbreak of a new virus from China (all times local):
20:43 31 January 2022

UN agency declares global emergency over virus from China

BEIJING — The World Health Organization declared the outbreak sparked by a new virus in China that has been exported to more than a dozen countries as...
19:58 30 January 2022

Trump celebrates major rewrite of North American trade rules

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed into law a major rewrite of the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico, celebrating the fulfill...
20:27 29 January 2022

What Trump’s new North American trade deal actually does

WASHINGTON — When President Donald Trump signed a revamped trade agreement with Mexico and Canada into law Wednesday, he kept a campaign pledge to imp...
18:13 29 January 2022

UN health chief visits China to help with virus containment

BEIJING — 11:20 p.m.
15:25 27 January 2022

Virus death toll in China rises as US prepares evacuation

BEIJING — A new viral illness being watched with a wary eye around the globe accelerated its spread in China on Sunday with 56 deaths so far, while th...
1:38 26 January 2022

Women’s 3-on-3, shots from stands highlight NHL skills event

ST. LOUIS — Hilary Knight stood among the NHL's best players and felt a little intimidated by the challenge in front of her.
5:23 25 January 2022

Canada justice dept. lawyer says Huawei exec committed fraud

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — A Canadian justice department lawyer said Wednesday that fraud, not sanctions, is the crucial element for a judge to con...
20:42 22 January 2022

Trump administration approves Keystone pipeline on US land

BILLINGS, Mont. — The Trump administration on Wednesday approved a right-of-way allowing the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline to be built across U.S. la...
20:27 22 January 2022

Prince Harry hopes for calmer future, but not much chance

LONDON — Prince Harry says he's taking a “leap of faith’’ as he steps back from royal duties in an attempt to build a more peaceful life — one free of...
18:07 20 January 2022

Huawei exec’s extradition hearing begins in Canada

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The first stage of an extradition hearing for a senior executive of Chinese telecom giant Huawei begins Monday in a Vanc...
8:27 20 January 2022

Trump thanks farmers for backing him through China trade war

AUSTIN, Texas — President Donald Trump thanked farmers Sunday for supporting him through a trade war with China as he promoted a new North American tr...
1:17 20 January 2022

‘Bad Boys for Life’ debuts so good with box office top spot

LOS ANGELES — Two "Bad Boys” were too good for one “Dolittle” at the box office.
18:35 19 January 2022

Canadian network kicks off 6 NHL broadcasts in Plains Cree

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Clarence Iron believes he is on a divine mission to revitalize the Plains Cree language through hockey.
8:10 18 January 2022

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

WASHINGTON — The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico ...
16:59 16 January 2022

AP source: NHL All-Star game to feature women’s 3-on-3 event

Women's national team players representing the United States and Canada will compete in a 3-on-3 event at the NHL All-Star game in St. Louis in two we...
18:02 13 January 2022

Canadian officials accidentally push nuke alert to millions

TORONTO — People throughout the Canadian province of Ontario awoke Sunday to a cellphone alert warning them of an “incident” at a nuclear plant just e...
0:46 13 January 2022

Canada PM Trudeau: Iran plane families will get answers

EDMONTON, Alberta — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Sunday it's been gut-wrenching to listen to stories from relatives of 57 Canadians who...
0:43 13 January 2022

Under pressure, Iran admits it shot down jetliner by mistake

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's Revolutionary Guard on Saturday acknowledged that it accidentally shot down the Ukrainian jetliner that crashed earlier this wee...
11:06 11 January 2022

The Latest: Int’l group to press Iran for plane crash probe

WASHINGTON — The latest on Iran-related developments (all times local):
1:34 11 January 2022

Meghan, Harry miles apart as they start new independent life

LONDON — Prince Harry and his wife Meghan were taking the first steps into their new independent life thousands of miles apart on Friday, as a friend ...
18:27 10 January 2022

US blames Iran for Ukrainian jetliner downing, pledges probe

WASHINGTON — The U.S. promised “appropriate action” Friday in response to its assessment that an Iranian missile was responsible for downing a Ukraini...
16:37 10 January 2022

An Iranian general dies in U.S. attack, and innocents suffer

TORONTO — The worst had passed, it seemed, and the United States and Iran no longer appeared poised at the edge of war.
2:58 10 January 2022