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Indiana museum to tell story of basketball great Larry Bird

43 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - A museum is being planned to tell the story of basketball great Larry Bird, an Indiana native. Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Saturday that the museum...
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Indiana museum to tell story of Celtics' great Larry Bird

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - A museum is being planned to tell the story of basketball great Larry Bird and his Indiana roots. Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Saturday that the...
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Usain Bolt deal is for 'much less' than requested - FFA

7 hours ago   |   ESPN

CCM have offered Usain Bolt a contract for "much, much less" than what the Olympic great's camp requested, the head of the A-League says.
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Big Ten power rankings: Michigan rises to the top after Purdue's upset of Ohio State

21 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Last week's ranking in parentheses 1. Michigan (2) Jim Harbaugh's crew is finally atop a ranking that doesn't involve coolest spring break trips. 2. Iowa (3) Kirk Ferentz on a...
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Cam Levins sets new Canadian marathon record at Toronto Waterfront Marathon

22 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Cam Levins has shattered the elusive Canadian marathon record. The 29-year-old from Black Creek, B.C., ran two hours nine minutes 22 seconds in the Toronto Scotiabank...
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Egypt's Olympic body ratifies sanctions on Zamalek chief

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

CAIRO - The general assembly of the Egyptian Olympic Committee has ratified a two-year suspension of the chairman of one of Egypt's top soccer clubs.
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American Nathan Chen wins Skate America men's title

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

EVERETT, Wash. - Nathan Chen ran away with the Skate America men's title Saturday. Skating to "Land of All" by Woodkid, the young American star had a clean and polished routine...
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Ethiopian marathoner who made Rio protest returns from exile

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - The Ethiopian marathon runner who made global headlines with an anti-government gesture at the Rio Olympics finish line returned from exile on Sunday...
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Agent says Usain Bolt has contract offer, coach not aware

Agent says Usain Bolt has contract offer, coach not aware

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   4 articles

SYDNEY - Usain Bolt's long-time agent Ricky Simms said Sunday that the eight-time Olympic sprint gold medalist had received an A-League contract offer from the Central Coast...
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Jamie Greubel Poser, 2014 Olympic bobsled medallist , retires

2 days ago   |   National Post

Jamie Greubel Poser, who won a bronze medal at the 2014 Sochi Games and was a two-time member of the U.S. Olympic women's bobsled team, retired Friday. She announced her...
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Warren says she took DNA test to help rebuild 'trust in government'

Warren says she took DNA test to help rebuild 'trust in government'

She was trying to bring transparency back into government, the incumbent U.S. senator says. Read more ...

6 people injured, 3 critically in shooting near Jacksonville Jaguars stadium

6 people injured, 3 critically in shooting near Jacksonville Jaguars stadium

Authorities said the shooting took place about a half-mile away from the stadium at 12:35 p.m., about 30 minutes before the Jacksonville Jaguars and Houston Texans were... Read more ...

Migrant caravan swells to 5,000, resumes advance toward US

Migrant caravan swells to 5,000, resumes advance toward US

A growing throng of Central American migrants resumed their advance toward the U.S. border in southern Mexico on Sunday, overwhelming Mexican government attempts to stop them... Read more ...

'Halloween' scares up $77.5 million in ticket sales

'Halloween' scares up $77.5 million in ticket sales

Forty years later, Michael Myers is still drawing huge audiences to the movie theaters for a good scare. Read more ...

Several powerful earthquakes reported near Canadian coast

Several powerful earthquakes reported near Canadian coast

PORT HARDY, British Columbia - Several powerful earthquakes have been reported near Vancouver Island, Canada, including a magnitude 6.8. The U.S. Geological Survey says several... Read more ...

Mahomes torches Bengals for 4 TDs as Chiefs roll, 45-10

Mahomes torches Bengals for 4 TDs as Chiefs roll, 45-10

Up next: The Chiefs take on the Denver Broncos at home Read more ...

Saints beat Ravens after Justin Tucker misses extra point

Saints beat Ravens after Justin Tucker misses extra point

Justin Tucker missed the first extra point of his career at a bad time as the Saints beat the Ravens. Read more ...

First Florida Governor's Debate Becomes The Donald Trump Debate

First Florida Governor's Debate Becomes The Donald Trump Debate

Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis touched on accusations of racism and corruption before turning to the man who made DeSantis the GOP nominee. Read more ...

Rockets coach defends Chris Paul as NBA hands out fight penalties

Rockets coach defends Chris Paul as NBA hands out fight penalties

LOS ANGELES - Lakers teammates Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul of the Rockets were suspended without pay Sunday for an on-court fight, with Paul taking the... Read more ...

NBA suspends Ingram, Rondo, Paul in Lakers-Rockets dustup

NBA suspends Ingram, Rondo, Paul in Lakers-Rockets dustup

LOS ANGELES - Lakers teammates Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul of the Rockets have been suspended without pay for their roles in an on-court fight between the two... Read more ...