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Packers beat Bears at their own game in NFL season opener

CHICAGO—The Monsters of the Midway showed up for the NFL’s season opener. They were wearing gold, green and white. In a defensive battle also marked by sloppy offence and penalties, the Packers used the Bears’ usual trademark, a staunch D, and just enough from Aaron Rodgers on Thursday night to kick off the league’s 100th…

Scotiabank’s third-quarter earnings beat estimates while BMO falls short

TORONTO – The Bank of Nova Scotia’s footprint in Latin America fuelled its third-quarter earnings to beat market expectations while its rival BMO Financial Group missed the mark amid higher loan loss provisions and slower growth in Canada and the U.S. Scotiabank, which has the largest international presence among Canada’s Big Six Banks, raised its…

Bounce goes Bruins’ way as they beat Blues and force a Game 7

ST. LOUIS—The puck took one hop and then another, bouncing right past Blues goaltender Jordan Binnington, who turned to watch it skip over the goal line before dropping his head back in resignation. St. Louis had waited 51 seasons for the Stanley Cup to be in the building, and a 58-foot dribbling shot by Boston’s…

Portugal beat Netherlands to win inaugural UEFA Nations League title

There was joy for European champions Portugal as they won the inaugural UEFA Nations League title thanks to a 1-0 win against the Netherlands in Porto. A second-half strike from the edge of the box by Goncalo Guedes was enough to separate the two sides, as the Dutch failed to cap their impressive recent resurgence…