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Watch Simone Biles, Team USA go for gold in women’s gymnastics

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Simone Biles had a rare off day — off for her — in qualifications and the Americans head into the women’s team final trailing the team representing the Russian Olympic Committee.

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Player’s Own Voice podcast: Tammara Thibeault ready for the ring

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The Player’s Own Voice podcast drops new episodes all throughout Tokyo 2020. Today’s guest is boxer Tammara Thibeault — the slick southpaw steps into the ring Tuesday night.

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Olympic wake-up call: Canada wins historic softball medal, women’s judo delivers again

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Canadian Olympians won more medals on Tuesday in Tokyo. From the softball field, to the pool, to the judo mat, here’s all the action you may have missed from Day 4 of the Olympic Games.

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Tunisian president ousts officials amid protests and COVID-19 crisis

Tunisian president ousts officials amid protests and COVID-19 crisis

Tunisia’s young democracy is in jeopardy, after the president fired the prime minister and froze parliament. Today he imposed a curfew too. It all follows angry protests over the country’s economic crisis and devastating COVID-19 outbreak that has collapsed the health-care system.

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Canada’s Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard captures Olympic bronze in judo

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Canada’s Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard delivered a historic performance inside Tokyo’s Budokan arena, winning judo bronze in the spiritual home of Japanese martial arts.

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New Zealand eliminates Canada from medal contention in men’s rugby 7s

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The Canadian men’s rugby sevens team will not be competing for an Olympic medal in Tokyo.

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Olympic Games Morning

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Watch coverage of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

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Desperate Iraqis the latest pawn in Belarus standoff with EU

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An increasing number of migrants and asylum seekers have been crossing irregularly from Belarus into Lithuania, but Lithuania says this is a “hybrid attack” and not a refugee crisis. Most are Iraqis and many are from Iraq’s Yazidi minority.

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Health Canada dragging its feet on psilocybin, patients and advocates allege

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A group of patients question why their applications for an exemption to use psilocybin for therapeutic purposes have gone unanswered by Health Canada.

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Transgender woman says getting gender-affirming ID in Ontario is an ‘impossible struggle’

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Ever since Diana Bosco transitioned to female four years ago, she’s been attempting to get proper identification that accurately reflects her gender — a process she describes as invasive and stymied by systemic discrimination against trans people.