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Lessons from parties' claims of ‘stolen' elections

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Now that all of the controversial elections, recounts and re-recounts are over, let us review some of our lessons learned. Florida is the Jaguar of vote-counting, and I'm not...
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Raiders may get $460K rebate from Clark County for stadium

12 hours ago   |   Review Journal

Clark County could pay the Raiders a rebate of almost $460,000 if elected officials approve a proposed ordinance slashing fees that developers pay for expedited building and...
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Hickey steps down as Cubs pitching coach

16 hours ago   |   MLB   |   4 articles

The Cubs announced that Jim Hickey informed the organization he has elected to step down as pitching coach due to personal reasons. In a news release, the Cubs noted that the...
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NFL will play game in Mexico City in 2019 despite field issues

1 day ago   |   Review Journal   |   2 articles

Less than a week after the league moved the high-profile Chiefs-Rams matchup from Azteca Stadium to Los Angeles because of the poor playing condition at the Mexico venue, the...
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On Baseball: Breaking Down the New Players on This Year's Baseball Hall of Fame Ballot

1 day ago   |   NY Times   |   5 articles

Mariano Rivera is a lock, and Roy Halladay could be the first player elected posthumously by baseball writers since 1973.
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See who's new on the 2019 Hall of Fame ballot

1 day ago   |   MLB

With the Baseball Writers' Association of America electing a record 16 candidates over the past five years, including at least two per year, Cooperstown has been plenty busy in...
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Nikou elected as Football Federation Australia chairman

2 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SYDNEY - Incoming Football Federation Australia chairman Chris Nikou has called for unity in the national game after winning an election Monday to replace Steven Lowy.
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Watch: Panthers Come Up Short Against Lions After Two Missed FGs, Failed Two-Point Try

2 days ago   |   SI

The Panthers elected to attempt a go-ahead two-point conversion instead of kick a game-tying extra point.
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At a soccer stadium in Mexico City, Central American migrants hope for an end to their journey

At a soccer stadium in Mexico City, Central American migrants hope for an end to their journey

4 days ago   |   Think Progress

MEXICO CITY - As the first of the Central American migrants crept tantalizingly closer last week to crossing the U.S. border, another - much larger, yet equally hopeful - group...
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Calgarians vote ‘no' to 2026 Olympic bid in non-binding plebiscite

Calgarians vote ‘no' to 2026 Olympic bid in non-binding plebiscite

7 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

CALGARY - The results are in, and a majority of Calgarians are saying “no thanks” to a potential bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics. The city conducted a non-binding plebiscite...
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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

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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 ...