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Student Who Refused Chickenpox Vaccine Sues After Being Barred From Playing Basketball

19 hours ago   |   CBS

WALTON, Ky. - A high school student in Kentucky is suing his local health department after he was barred from playing basketball because he's not vaccinated against...
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Sparks to be sponsored by coalition of veterans group, county and state mental health agencies

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The suicide rate is higher among female veterans than male veterans. So is the homeless rate. It is easy for a sports team to honor veterans, to provide them with a free ticket...
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Predators' Austin Watson gains reinstatement from NHL

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson has earned reinstatement from the NHL as he enters the follow-up phase of the league's substance abuse program. The league announced...
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A man became the first blind person to complete the New York City Half Marathon with the help of 3 guide dogs who had little running shoes on their paws

A man became the first blind person to complete the New York City Half Marathon with the help of 3 guide dogs who had little running shoes on their paws

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Thomas Panek, a 42-year-old man, becomes the first blind person to complete the New York City Half Marathon. He was helped by his three guide dogs Westley, Waffle, and Gus. The...
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Lawsuit filed after chickenpox outbreak keeps teen off basketball court

Lawsuit filed after chickenpox outbreak keeps teen off basketball court

2 days ago   |   WLKY

A Northern Kentucky family is suing their health department because of an issue with the chickenpox vaccine.
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Montez Sweat, who wowed coaches at the NFL combine, reportedly has a heart condition

2 days ago   |   The Washington Post   |   4 articles

His agents say it's nothing new and no big deal: "No change in health and no change in domination!”
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Tom Breese out of UFC London fight vs. Ian Heinisch hours before bout

Tom Breese out of UFC London fight vs. Ian Heinisch hours before bout

4 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

Gallery Photos: UFC London ceremonial weigh-ins view 39 images Lightning has struck again on Tom Breese , and not in a good way. On the day of the fight, Breese is out of his...
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Hockey wife's blog post highlights concerns over vaccine misinformation: experts

4 days ago   |   National Post

MONTREAL - An online post by the wife of an NHL star describing her children's “alternative” vaccine schedule highlights how easily misinformation about vaccines can be spread...
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Ontario's mandatory class for parents seeking vaccine exemptions has ‘zero conversions'

5 days ago   |   National Post

Parents in Ontario who want to send their kids to school unvaccinated must now first attend a class of their own. Conducted one-on-one or in groups as large as 50 at their...
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic unlikely to play in Galaxy's game Saturday against Minnesota

5 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic did not participate in the team's on-field training session Thursday, making it unlikely he'll be available for Saturday night's game against...
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The baseball season started with touching Ichiro moment

The baseball season started with touching Ichiro moment

TOKYO - Ichiro Suzuki drew the loudest ovation back home in Japan and Domingo Santana delivered the biggest hit, launching a grand slam that led the Seattle Mariners over the... Read more ...

T.J. Dillashaw announces he's 'voluntarily relinquishing' UFC title after...

T.J. Dillashaw announces he's 'voluntarily relinquishing' UFC title after adverse USADA finding

T.J. Dillashaw has announced plans to vacate the UFC bantamweight title as he deals with an issue with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency following his January loss to Henry Cejudo at... Read more ...

Ichiro takes with field with 45,000 voices in full support

Ichiro takes with field with 45,000 voices in full support

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Astros, Alex Bregman agree to 6-year, $100 million extension, report says

Astros, Alex Bregman agree to 6-year, $100 million extension, report says

Bregman slashed .286/.394/.532 with 31 home runs and 103 RBIs last season. Read more ...

March Madness 2019: Because of heavy favorites, NCAA Tournament sleeper...

March Madness 2019: Because of heavy favorites, NCAA Tournament sleeper picks tough to justify

Favorites like Duke are making it hard for those in NCAA Tournament pools to find worthwhile sleeper picks. Are any lower seeds worth betting on to win it all? Get data-based... Read more ...

Bucks beat Lakers 115-101; Antetokounmpo, James sit out

Bucks beat Lakers 115-101; Antetokounmpo, James sit out

MILWAUKEE - Khris Middleton scored 30 points and Brook Lopez added 28 as the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 115-101 on Tuesday night. Read more ...

Belmont gets 1st NCAA tourney win, tops Temple in First Four

Belmont gets 1st NCAA tourney win, tops Temple in First Four

DAYTON, Ohio - Kevin McClain scored 29 points and led the decisive second-half run as Belmont got its first NCAA Tournament win, pulling away to an 81-70 victory Tuesday night... Read more ...

Flames topple Blue Jackets 4-2

Flames topple Blue Jackets 4-2

CALGARY, Alberta - Johnny Gaudreau scored his team-leading 35th goal and Michael Frolik added a goal and an assist and the Calgary Flames earned a 4-2 win over the Columbus... Read more ...

Avalanche stay in playoff hunt with 3-1 win over Wild

Avalanche stay in playoff hunt with 3-1 win over Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Philipp Grubauer made 36 saves to lift the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-1 win over the Wild on Tuesday night in a game that had playoff implications in Minnesota... Read more ...

Hamilton, Hurricanes beat Penguins 3-2 in shootout

Hamilton, Hurricanes beat Penguins 3-2 in shootout

RALEIGH, N.C. - Dougie Hamilton scored in the shootout, Petr Mrazek stopped Pittsburgh cold and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Penguins 3-2 on Tuesday night. Read more ...