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Soccer-Tennis great King joins NWSL's Angel City investors

19 hours ago   |   National Post

Tennis great Billie Jean King and Olympic ski champion Lindsey Vonn were among a slew of additional investors announced on Wednesday by the National Women's Soccer League's Los...
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Will the pandemic hurt the candy-industrial complex?

20 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Halloween has always been the "Super Bowl, Olympics and World Cup wrapped into one" for the candy industry. Will the COVID-19 pandemic change that?
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Tokyo Olympics are getting out the word on COVID-19 protocols for the 2021 Games - even if they don't know yet what they are

22 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Tokyo Olympic officials want the world to know they are working on measures to combat the COVID-19 pandemic at next year's games, even if they don't know exactly what they will be.
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After Doping Scandal, Russia Hacked the Olympics, U.S. and Britain Say

1 day ago   |   NY Times

After suffering embarrassment over its doping scheme, Russia tried cyberattacks against the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea and was targeting the postponed Tokyo Olympics...
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6 Russian officers charged in 'destructive' hacking campaign

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The Justice Department announced charges against Russian intelligence officers in cyberattacks that targeted a French presidential election, the Winter Olympics in...
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6 Russian military officers charged in vast hacking campaign

6 Russian military officers charged in vast hacking campaign

1 day ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

The Justice Department announced charges Monday against Russian intelligence officers in cyberattacks that targeted a French presidential election, the Winter Olympics in South...
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Kremlin denies Olympics hacking allegations

2 days ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - The Kremlin on Tuesday denied allegations that Russia had sought to disrupt next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo through hacking efforts.
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US charges six Russian ‘intelligence agents' with hacking Ukraine, Georgia, France and 2018 Olympics

US charges six Russian ‘intelligence agents' with hacking Ukraine, Georgia, France and 2018 Olympics

2 days ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The US Justice Department has announced charges against six alleged officers of Russian military intelligence, accusing them of cyber attacks against Georgia, France, the UK...
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6 Russian military officers charged in vast hacking campaign targeting Olympics, U.S. businesses

2 days ago   |   ABC

The 50-page indictment focuses on attacks that prosecutors said were aimed at promoting Russian's own geopolitical interests
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6 Russian military officers charged in vast hacking campaign

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Six current and former Russian military officers sought to disrupt through computer hacking the French election, the Winter Olympics and U.S. hospitals and...
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Penn State men's basketball coach Pat Chambers resigns; former Duquesne...

Penn State men's basketball coach Pat Chambers resigns; former Duquesne coach Jim Ferry named interim head coach

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Kentucky transfers Sarr, Toppin immediately eligible to play

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Coronavirus-affected Inter side held 2-2 by Gladbach

Coronavirus-affected Inter side held 2-2 by Gladbach

MILAN - Romelu Lukaku scored a late equalizer with his second goal of the game to give a coronavirus-affected Inter Milan team a 2-2 draw against Borussia Mönchengladbach in... Read more ...

Dodgers, Rays draw record-low TV World Series audience

Dodgers, Rays draw record-low TV World Series audience

ARLINGTON, Texas - The Los Angeles Dodgers' victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 1 drew a record-low audience of television viewers for a World Series game. Read more ...

Stan Van Gundy agrees to become New Orleans Pelicans' coach

Stan Van Gundy agrees to become New Orleans Pelicans' coach

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LSU working with NCAA to self-impose penalties for football

LSU working with NCAA to self-impose penalties for football

BATON ROUGE, La. - LSU has self-imposed penalties for NCAA rules violations by the football program that include a reduction of scholarships and a two-year ban from its... Read more ...

Shakhtar team depleted by coronavirus stuns Real Madrid 3-2

Shakhtar team depleted by coronavirus stuns Real Madrid 3-2

MADRID - A Shakhtar Donetsk team depleted by coronavirus cases handed Real Madrid a 3-2 home loss in Group B of the Champions League on Wednesday. Read more ...

Tagliafico's own-goal gives Liverpool 1-0 win at Ajax

Tagliafico's own-goal gives Liverpool 1-0 win at Ajax

AMSTERDAM - Liverpool's makeshift defense held firm and a fortunate goal earned Jurgen Klopp's team a 1-0 victory over Ajax on Wednesday in their Champions League opener at the... Read more ...

Torres' stunner caps Man City comeback in 3-1 win over Porto

Torres' stunner caps Man City comeback in 3-1 win over Porto

MANCHESTER, England - Ferran Torres came off the bench to score an impressive individual goal and complete Manchester City's comeback in a 3-1 win over Porto in the Champions... Read more ...