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UAB Football Signee Jamari Smith Dies at Age 18

3 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Robert E. Lee High School class of 2020 graduate Jamari Smith died from drowning in a lake at Chewacla State Park in Auburn, Alabama, according to AL.com's Carol Robinson on...
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Recent college grads enter challenging job market during record unemployment

Recent college grads enter challenging job market during record unemployment

4 hours ago   |   WMUR

During a time of record of unemployment, new college graduates are entering a difficult job market.
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Peter Manfredonia, college student wanted in 2 Connecticut slayings, captured in Maryland

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Police say Manfredonia was found in Hagerstown, Maryland. He was not injured and no officers were either during the arrest.
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NFL Draft spotlight: Michael Onwenu's rare size makes him an intriguing option for Patriots

6 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

The Patriots added three offensive linemen in the 2020 Draft, all in the last two rounds. Phil Perry talked to Michael Onwenu's college coach to find out how his massive size...
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Report: Ex-Mavericks G Jason Terry Accepts Assistant Coaching Job at Arizona

6 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Jason Terry is reportedly heading back to his alma mater to join the coaching staff. According to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium, Terry will join the Arizona...
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ASU's Bobby Hurley Accuses AD of Minimizing Sexual Assault Allegations in Email

6 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Arizona State men's basketball coach Bobby Hurley sent an email to the school's athletic director, Ray Anderson, saying Anderson was minimizing allegations that a prominent...
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Franklin: Saquon Barkley Asked to Join Penn State Coaching Staff for Spring

6 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Had Penn State's spring training camp gone on as planned this year, the Nittany Lions might have had a familiar face holding a clipboard on the sidelines...
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Basic economics says deal between MLB and players should get done

7 hours ago   |   Newsday

Andrew Zimbalist, a Smith College economics professor and nationally-renowned authority in sports business, believes owners and players will haggle, but meet somewhere in-between.
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Column: How can college campuses be safe for athletes but not students? Put money on football

7 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

College campuses are not considered safe for students but are for athletes? With football programs paying the bills, are colleges really just keeping finances safe?
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Illinois HC Lovie Smith Shows off Clean-Shaven Face After Cutting Epic Beard

7 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

Regardless of what happens with the University of Illinois football team this season, its biggest loss won't come on the field. It already happened in the home Lovie Smith when...
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3-year-old boy honored for quick-thinking that saved neighbor trapped in basement

The police department's lifesaving award is usually given to an officer for heroic actions in the line of duty, but Wednesday, it was given to a 3-year-old boy. Read more ...

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

SpaceX and NASA have scrubbed Wednesday's attempt at launching astronauts from American soil for the first time since 2011. Read more ...

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Only about half of Americans say they would get a COVID-19 vaccine if the scientists working to create one succeed, a new poll finds. Read more ...

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

NBA superstar LeBron James has joined the chorus of notable high-profile athletes who have voiced their outrage over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

The man originally claimed it was just $1,500, state police said. Read more ...

NASA chief "all in" for Tom Cruise to make a movie on a space station

NASA chief "all in" for Tom Cruise to make a movie on a space station

NASA is rolling out the International Space Station's red carpet for Tom Cruise to make a movie in orbit. Read more ...

China's parliament adopts plan to impose security law on Hong Kong

China's parliament adopts plan to impose security law on Hong Kong

The Chinese parliament on Thursday passed a national security bill that ramps up security in Hong Kong. Anti-Beijing protests in the autonomous city were reignited by the... Read more ...

Protesters rally in support of George Floyd in Sacramento

Protesters rally in support of George Floyd in Sacramento

Dozens of people protested in Sacramento Wednesday night against the death of a black man in Minneapolis police custody. Read more ...

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Walt Disney World officials proposed a plan on Wednesday that would allow it to begin reopening theme parks on July 11. Read more ...

Virus fear alone not enough for mail balloting, Texas court says

Virus fear alone not enough for mail balloting, Texas court says

Texas officials fighting to block widespread mail-in voting during the pandemic claimed victory after the state's highest court ruled Wednesday that a lack of immunity to the... Read more ...