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Boxing Federation Controversy Puts Sport at Risk in the Next Olympics

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

International boxing's governing body is led by a man the Treasury Department calls “one of Uzbekistan's leading criminals,” but who is determined to clear his name.
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She Knew about Larry Nassar in 2014, Michigan Says in Charging Former MSU President Lou Anna Simon

16 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

A state prosecutor charged former Michigan State University president Lou Anna Simon with lying to police about how early she knew of specific abuse allegations against Larry...
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Ex-Michigan State President Charged With Lying to Police About Nassar Investigation

20 hours ago   |   SI   |   11 articles

Simon is the third person charged by the Attorney General's office in an investgation of the univerisity related to the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.
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‘They were breaking brooms' - Drunk curling team kicked out of tournament

20 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Watch Video Curlers are accustomed to playing on thin ice, but a Canadian curling team, featuring an Olympic gold medalist, were kicked out of a tournament at the weekend for...
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Curling kerfuffle gives us yet another reason to like this peculiar sport

20 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

In any other Olympic sport, the news out of Red Deer, Canada, this week might have sparked a major controversy. An Olympic champion had to be disqualified from a World Tour...
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Disruptive curling team ejected from Alberta tournament

22 hours ago   |   ABC

A gold medalist curler from the Sochi Olympics has apologized for cursing and breaking brooms at an Alberta tournament. Organizers ejected him for what they said was...
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Disruptive curling team ejected from Alberta tournament

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   3 articles

A gold medalist curler from the Sochi Olympics has apologized for cursing and breaking brooms at an Alberta tournament. Organizers ejected him for what they said was...
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Calgary bid for 2026 Winter Olympics iced by City Council

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

CALGARY, Alberta - Calgary's bid to hold the 2026 Winter Olympics is over.
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Calgary city council votes to shut down bid for 2026 Winter Games

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Calgary city council has hammered the final nail in the coffin of a bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games. Council voted today to scuttle a bid following last...
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Olympic Gold Medalist's Curling Team Kicked Out of Tournament for Being 'Extremely Drunk'

1 day ago   |   SI

"They were extremely drunk and breaking brooms"
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Ex-Michigan state leader faces charges in Nassar fallout

Ex-Michigan state leader faces charges in Nassar fallout

The charging by the Michigan attorney general's office of former Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon with lying to police is the latest fallout from the sexual... Read more ...

For 3rd week, 'Bama, Clemson, ND, Mich top CFP; UCF's path

For 3rd week, 'Bama, Clemson, ND, Mich top CFP; UCF's path

Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan were at the top of the College Football Playoff rankings Tuesday night, marking the first time in the five-year history of the... Read more ...

The Latest: Texas Tech tops Nebraska in Hall of Fame Classic

The Latest: Texas Tech tops Nebraska in Hall of Fame Classic

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Latest on the Hall of Fame Classic : Read more ...

Green scores in last second to lift Raptors over Magic 93-91

Green scores in last second to lift Raptors over Magic 93-91

ORLANDO, Fla. - Danny Green made a fade-away jumper with less than a second remaining to lift the Toronto Raptors over the Orlando Magic 93-91 on Tuesday night. Read more ...

Pro Football Hall of Fame announces 2019 modern-era semifinalists

Pro Football Hall of Fame announces 2019 modern-era semifinalists

Tony Gonzalez, Ed Reed and Champ Bailey all made the semifinal list on their first time on the ballot. Read more ...

Lipscomb stuns No. 18 TCU 73-64 for 1st win over Top 25 team

Lipscomb stuns No. 18 TCU 73-64 for 1st win over Top 25 team

FORT WORTH, Texas - Garrison Mathews had 23 points, Kenny Cooper scored 17 with a couple of breakaway layups off steals and Lipscomb held on to upset No. 18 TCU 73-64 on... Read more ...

McCollum, Lillard help Blazers edge Knicks 118-114

McCollum, Lillard help Blazers edge Knicks 118-114

NEW YORK - CJ McCollum scored 31 points, Damian Lillard had 29 points, eight assists and six rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the New York Knicks 118-114 on... Read more ...

Kevin Durant addresses altercation with Draymond Green, says it won't impact...

Kevin Durant addresses altercation with Draymond Green, says it won't impact his free agency

"At the end of the day, I'm just a ballplayer that's just trying to be in a great environment to play basketball," Durant told Yahoo Sports. Read more ...

UConn bounces back from loss with 91-74 win over Cornell

UConn bounces back from loss with 91-74 win over Cornell

HARTFORD, Conn. - Jalen Adams had 21 points to lead five UConn players in double figures as the Huskies pulled away from Cornell for a 91-74 win on Tuesday night. Read more ...

The Latest: USC routs Missouri State in Hall of Fame Classic

The Latest: USC routs Missouri State in Hall of Fame Classic

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Latest on the Hall of Fame Classic : Read more ...