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Albany County unsure on allowing resumption of contact sports

4 hours ago   |   Times Union

As Albany County continues to see unprecedented rates of COVID-19 infections and deaths, county officials said Sunday they have yet to make a decision about whether they will...
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Bernie Sanders admits that he's having ‘fun' with mitten memes

Bernie Sanders admits that he's having ‘fun' with mitten memes

7 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders admitted on Sunday that he's having “fun” with the countless memes of him sporting simple, hand-knit mittens to the inauguration. “Not only are we...
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Today in Sports History: January 24th

Today in Sports History: January 24th

10 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

Here's a look back at sports happenings on this date in history, Jan. 24.
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Expert shopping: Size-inclusive sports bras

11 hours ago   |   NBC News

These expert-recommended sports bras are stylish, size-inclusive, fitting uses from low-impact exercises to long-distance running and plyometrics.
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Conor McGregor stunned by Dustin Poirier in UFC return

Conor McGregor stunned by Dustin Poirier in UFC return

16 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   10 articles

“The Diamond” sparkled at UFC Fight Island against the biggest name in combat sports. Dustin Poirier weathered the early storm from Conor McGregor's punches to secure a TKO at...
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Northbrook restaurant gets help from Barstool Sports fund

Northbrook restaurant gets help from Barstool Sports fund

22 hours ago   |   WGN TV

NORTHBROOK, Ill. - A longtime restaurant owner in Northbrook struggling to keep his business open during the COVID-19 pandemic had a long-shot call for help answered in a big...
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Gordon Hookey and Gary Simmons: A Shared Language of Struggle

22 hours ago   |   NY Times

The Australian painter Gordon Hookey and the Los Angeles artist Gary Simmons found they had many things in common. Sports is just one of them.
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Biden's DOJ seeks to extend his trans-rights order beyond sports

Biden's DOJ seeks to extend his trans-rights order beyond sports

23 hours ago   |   New York Post

President Joe Biden's lack of a confirmed attorney general isn't stopping his Department of Justice from tearing up the previous administration's directives - or pushing the...
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San Jose Sharks' first 2 home games to be played in Arizona due to Santa Clara Co. ban on contact sports

1 day ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

The San Jose Sharks' first two home games of the season will be played in Arizona due to a coronavirus-related ban on contact sports in Santa Clara County, the team said.
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WFAN won't give up disgusting antics

WFAN won't give up disgusting antics

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Where are we headed and why are we headed there? Thursday afternoon on the sports radio wasteland still known as WFAN, a taped promo was heard during the Craig Carton and Promo...
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Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Starting this week, a limited number of ticket holders will be in the seats as well. And they'll have to get past the dogs before gaining admittance. Read more ...

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

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Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

President Biden attended Mass on the first Sunday after he entered the White House - and then stopped on the ride back at a popular D.C. bagel joint. The nation's second... Read more ...

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

CHICAGO - Illinois health officials reported 3,292 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Sunday, including 40 additional deaths. The deaths were reported in the... Read more ...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the New York Yankees

The newest Pirates players include right-handed pitcher Roansy Contreras, infielder Maikol Escotto, outfielder Canaan Smith and right-handed pitcher Miguel Yajure. Read more ...

Rangers benching Jack Johnson, Brendan Lemieux against Penguins

Rangers benching Jack Johnson, Brendan Lemieux against Penguins

Rangers head coach David Quinn opted to take Brendan Lemieux and Jack Johnson, both of whom had played all four games so far this season, out of the lineup for Sunday's rematch... Read more ...

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

The Washington Monument will close in a bid to help stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Parks Service said. The 555-foot marble obelisk tower, the construction... Read more ...

Chicago teachers vote to teach from home, defying CPS

Chicago teachers vote to teach from home, defying CPS

CHICAGO - The Chicago Teachers Union said Sunday that its members voted to defy an order to return to the classroom before they are vaccinated against the coronavirus, setting... Read more ...

Sen. Paul clashes with George Stephanopoulos over 2020 election results

Sen. Paul clashes with George Stephanopoulos over 2020 election results

Sen. Rand Paul and ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos on Sunday got into a fiery exchange over President Joe Biden winning the 2020 presidential election - with the... Read more ...

Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to...

Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to overturn election results

Former President Donald Trump pushed the Department of Justice to directly ask the Supreme Court to invalidate President Joe Biden's election win, people familiar with the... Read more ...