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They didn't put in a full 60-minute effort, but Mike Reilly and the Eskimos showed up in time to defeat lowly Hamilton and retain the No. 1 spot in our weekly breakdown of the Canadian Football League. more »
Swimmer Federica Pellegrini extended her medal run at the world championships Wednesday, clocking one minute 54.73 seconds to upset reigning Olympic champion Katie Ledecky in the women's 200-metre freestyle final in Budapest. more »