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‘Fair Pay to Play' one step closer to reality for college athletes in California

8 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

California's college athletes are a step closer to being able to make money from the use of their names, images and likenesses. The state Assembly's Arts, Entertainment...
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Feds: Texas family ran $33M illegal sports gambling outfit

9 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

Members of a southeast Texas family acknowledged in federal court Tuesday that they ran illegal bookmaking from the father's used car dealership for more than three decades, an...
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Eisner sees the end of sports programming on broadcast TV

10 hours ago   |   Star Tribune


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California rethinks endorsement deals for college athletes

10 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

California lawmakers are debating whether to let student athletes sign endorsement deals and hire agents in a move that could upend the multibillion-dollar business of college...
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Flyers mascot Gritty surprised a 7-year-old Flyers fan in the hospital and left him speechless

Flyers mascot Gritty surprised a 7-year-old Flyers fan in the hospital and left him speechless

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty is still bringing joy to fans across the city. On Tuesday, Gritty surprised Caiden O'Rourke, a young Flyers fan who had just received a new...
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7 abandoned stadiums around the world that used to host huge events

7 abandoned stadiums around the world that used to host huge events

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Stadiums become abandoned and demolished if they aren't able to keep up with growing technology and crowd levels. Some Olympic venues are built solely for that event and then...
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GM to spend $20 million more on equipment upgrade at Arlington plant

15 hours ago   |   Reuters

General Motors Co said on Tuesday it would invest an additional $20 million to upgrade equipment at the automaker's Arlington Assembly plant in Texas, ahead of the launch of...
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Porsche recalls 340,000 cars due to parking problem

15 hours ago   |   Reuters

Volkswagen's sports-car brand Porsche has to recall almost 340,000 Cayenne and Panamera vehicles due to problems with their automatic transmission, the German company said on...
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Final Four Weekend Generates $143M For Minnesota

17 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minneapolis Local Organizing Committee announced Tuesday the 2019 Men's NCAA Final Four tournament generated $143 million of economic impact for the state...
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‘Jeopardy!' sensation James Holzhauer eliminated from WSOP

1 day ago   |   Review Journal

The Las Vegas pro sports bettor was almost in the money in the $1,500 buy-in Super Turbo Bounty No-limit Hold'em event when he was knocked out by back-to-back bad beats.
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Flyers mascot Gritty surprised a 7-year-old Flyers fan in the hospital and...

Flyers mascot Gritty surprised a 7-year-old Flyers fan in the hospital and left him speechless

Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty is still bringing joy to fans across the city. On Tuesday, Gritty surprised Caiden O'Rourke, a young Flyers fan who had just received a new... Read more ...

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