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Trump fails to cite McCain's name in signing bill named for him

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   9 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump signed defense legislation named for Sen. John McCain in a splashy ceremony at a New York Army base on Monday without once mentioning the...
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Report recommends independent A-League amid FFA overhaul

8 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SYDNEY - A FIFA-backed working group has recommended the A-League become independent of Football Federation Australia and that the congress of the sport's national governing...
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NFL Players Association PAC backs ex-players in House races

12 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

AUSTIN, Texas - The NFL Players Association's political action committee has begun dolling out donations for the midterm elections - including offering $5,000 each to two...
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Mule deer, cycling and the road to Congress

20 days ago   |   The Morning Call

Media mogul James Cox Kennedy's political roots run deep. His grandfather, who founded what would become Cox Enterprises, was a three-term Ohio governor who lost the 1920...
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New U.S. Olympic head snubs Aly Raisman after Senate hearing on sex abuse

New U.S. Olympic head snubs Aly Raisman after Senate hearing on sex abuse

22 days ago   |   Think Progress

WASHINGTON, D.C. - On Tuesday, gymnast and activist Aly Raisman spoke in front of members of Congress at a press conference along with 80 other survivors of sexual abuse by...
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Congress questions Michigan State interim president over sex abuse scandal

22 days ago   |   The Washington Post

‘You have some repair work': John Engler is asked to explain words and actions that have threatened to make him another MSU leader shown the door in the fallout from Larry...
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ICYMI: How Pete Sessions Lives the High Life on Corporate Donors' Dime Texas Observer

25 days ago   |   DCCC

Congressman Sessions has been in Washington getting cozy with the swamp for over two decades. There's no other explanation for Congressman Sessions thinking it's normal to...
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After fateful shooting, Scalise could be most powerful man in Congress

After fateful shooting, Scalise could be most powerful man in Congress

25 days ago   |   New York Post

PITTSBURGH - Everyone wants to shake Steve Scalise's hand. A year ago, the Louisiana congressman was near second base at an early-morning baseball practice when the sound of...
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U.S. commemorative coin would honor MLB pioneers Jackie Robinson and Larry Doby

28 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   2 articles

Jackie Robinson on a United States coin? That could happen in 2022, under legislation introduced Wednesday by four members of Congress. The commemorative coin would feature the...
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Members of Congress Introduce Bill for Jackie Robinson Coin

28 days ago   |   SI   |   2 articles

Could we see Jackie Robinson on a coin?
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Austin makes move for new stadium to land MLS' Crew

Austin makes move for new stadium to land MLS' Crew

AUSTIN, Texas - Columbus Crew owner Anthony Precourt got a major boost to his effort to move the Major League Soccer club to Texas when the Austin City Council voted Wednesday... Read more ...

Despite NFL's attempts to clarify new helmet rule, confusion remains

Despite NFL's attempts to clarify new helmet rule, confusion remains

The NFL tried its best to clear up any confusion regarding the new helmet rule, but the video the league sent out didn't do a very good job. Read more ...

Mariners place ace James Paxton on DL with forearm bruise

Mariners place ace James Paxton on DL with forearm bruise

OAKLAND, Calif. - The Seattle Mariners have placed ace James Paxton on the disabled list with a forearm bruise, one day after the left-hander was struck by a line drive. Read more ...

Nick Foles isn't worried about Tom Brady's handshake snub

Nick Foles isn't worried about Tom Brady's handshake snub

The quarterbacks didn't meet for the customary postgame handshake following the Eagles' win over the Patriots in Super Bowl 53. Read more ...

2018-19 NBA MVP odds: LeBron James, Anthony Davis among favorites to win

2018-19 NBA MVP odds: LeBron James, Anthony Davis among favorites to win

James, who already has won four MVP awards, finished second in voting last season as Rockets guard James Harden took home his first. Read more ...

Mike Trout's brother-in-law dies, family releases statement

Mike Trout's brother-in-law dies, family releases statement

The Angels have announced Mike Trout's brother-in-law, Aaron Cox, died Wenesday morning. Read more ...

Dale Earnhardt Jr. to drive Brickyard 400 pace car

Dale Earnhardt Jr. to drive Brickyard 400 pace car

The Brickyard will serve as the finale of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series regular season for the first time this year. Read more ...

Jacob Bergeron wins mammoth 24-man U.S. Amateur playoff

Jacob Bergeron wins mammoth 24-man U.S. Amateur playoff

The U.S. Amateur featured an incredible 24-man playoff to determine who would progress to the match play section of the tournament. Read more ...

Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey tore into half of the NFL's quarterbacks in...

Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey tore into half of the NFL's quarterbacks in a brutally honest interview

Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey is known for both his shut-down coverage and impressive trash talk. In a recent interview with GQ, Ramsey got off to an early start... Read more ...

LSU QBs Lowell Narcisse, Justin McMillan to transfer

LSU QBs Lowell Narcisse, Justin McMillan to transfer

LSU quarterbacks Lowell Narcisse and Justin McMillan will transfer from the school, leaving Joe Burrow and Myles Brennan as the last to compete for the starting job. Read more ...