A Calgary judge has denied Humphries' request for an injunction forcing Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton to release her so she can compete for the United States. The two-time Olympic gold medallist wants to participate in the U. Tuesday's legal decision is the latest chapter in a dispute involving one of Canada's most prominent sports stars and the organization that has overseen her career for 15 years. Humphries and brakewoman Heather Moyse won Olympic gold in and , making them the first to repeat as Olympic champions in women's bobsled. Justice Cheryl Anderson ruled court was not the right vehicle to make decisions on the standoff when national and international sport bodies have established processes and procedures to do so.
The movement followed reports that the U. Limiting investments just doesn't sound good, says Les Stelmach, portfolio manager at Franklin Bissett Investment Management. The escalation in the trade war comes after the two sides made some conciliatory moves ahead of next week's resumption of negotiations that gave observers hope for a deal. Escalation of impeachment talk against U. President Donald Trump also had an impact on markets, along with concerns about a weaker Chinese economy, he added.