Former NHL player Brent Sopel says his stories on a year-old podcast about rough treatment from Marc Crawford were meant "to entertain the listener" and not to make allegations against his former coach.
Joe Gibbs was honoured with the Bill France Award of Excellence, capping a year in which he was elected to NASCAR's Hall of Fame, won his fifth Cup championship as a car owner and thoroughly dominated the competition.
Environmental pressure group Greenpeace said Wednesday it had detected what it called radiation 'hot spots' near the starting point for the upcoming Olympic torch relay in Fukushima, northeastern Japan.
Longueuil police say 14 people have come forward after former minor league hockey coach François (Frank) Lamarre was arrested for sex-related crimes. Greenfield Park councillor Wade Wilson says he was one of the victims allegedly abused by Lamarre 45 years ago.