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Ayanna Pressley urges Biden to commute sentences of all federal death row prisoners

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley is calling for President Biden to commute the sentences of all federal prisoners on death row - a push that could ultimately affect Boston marathon...
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Star wrestler Jordan Burroughs unlikely to try MMA: 'I just don't want to get punched in the face'

7 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

The freestyle wrestler many consider to be the best ever produced by the U.S. has to admit there are times when a career in mixed martial arts seems mighty appealing. Like when...
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Lubomir Kavalek, Czech Who Became U.S. Chess Champion, Dies at 77

9 hours ago   |   NY Times

One of the first and most elite chess players to flee the Soviet bloc for the West, he was among the best players in the world for many years.
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Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez set for primetime ONE Championship show on April 7

15 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Former UFC champions Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez will take center stage as ONE Championship gets set to host a big primetime show for U.S. fans. Former UFC flyweight...
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Catarina Macario fulfills a dream, scoring a goal in U.S. women's win over Colombia

21 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Catarina Macario wasted little time proving a long journey was worth it, scoring in her first international start for the U.S. in a 6-0 win over Colombia.
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USWNT dominates like old, introduces some new in attacker Catarina Macario

22 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The Brazilian-born Macario scores in first start for the U.S. women's soccer team in a 6-0 win over Colombia.
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Krieger, Lloyd comments on USWNT players who knelt, stood during anthem

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

Krieger was among seven USWNT starters to kneel during the U.S. anthem, as Naeher, Dahlkemper, Sauerbrunn, Dunn, Williams, and Rapinoe also took the knee.
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Lubomir Kavalek, Czech Who Became U.S. Chess Champion, Dies at 77

1 day ago   |   NY Times

One of the first and most elite chess players to flee the Soviet bloc for the West, he was among the best players in the world for many years.
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Blue Jays preparing to play home games in Florida if necessary, report says

Blue Jays preparing to play home games in Florida if necessary, report says

1 day ago   |   Sporting News

The club is making plans in case it has to play another slate of home games in the U.S.
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Secret to U.S. women's soccer team's success? Intense internal competition

2 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

As the U.S. women's soccer team prepares to play Colombia again, the players know their toughest competition almost always comes from their teammates.
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Matthew Stafford trade rumors, possible destinations: Colts, Patriots...

Matthew Stafford trade rumors, possible destinations: Colts, Patriots, Steelers & more

Stafford told the Lions he wants to be dealt, and Detroit will reportedly let him leave. Read more ...

Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 live fight updates, results, highlights...

Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 live fight updates, results, highlights from UFC 257

Sporting News is tracking live fight updates and highlights from the Conor McGregor-Dustin Poirier rematch. Follow for complete results from UFC 257's main event and undercard. Read more ...

AP source: Lions looking into trading QB Matthew Stafford

AP source: Lions looking into trading QB Matthew Stafford

A person with direct knowledge of the situation says the Detroit Lions and quarterback Matthew Stafford have mutually agreed to explore the possibilities of trading him. Read more ...

Knicks Go gets to the lead and stays there to win Pegasus

Knicks Go gets to the lead and stays there to win Pegasus

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. - Knicks Go went to the lead right out of the gate and dared the other 11 runners in the $3 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational to catch him. Read more ...

Nelson-Ododa leads No. 3 UConn over Georgetown 72-41

Nelson-Ododa leads No. 3 UConn over Georgetown 72-41

STORRS, Conn. - UConn sat leading scorer Paige Bueckers on Saturday to rest her injured ankle and the Huskies still won by 31 points. Read more ...

Pierre-Luc Dubois, Patrik Laine trade grades: Blue Jackets, Jets swap...

Pierre-Luc Dubois, Patrik Laine trade grades: Blue Jackets, Jets swap disgruntled players in win-win

The two clubs traded away big pieces - but also, big headaches - and upgraded their lineups in the process. Read more ...

Springer, Blue Jays finalize $150M, 6-year contract

Springer, Blue Jays finalize $150M, 6-year contract

TORONTO - All-Star outfielder George Springer finalized his $150 million, six-year contract with the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday, becoming the most prominent free agent to... Read more ...

Blue Jackets trade Pierre-Luc Dubois for Patrick Laine in NHL blockbuster

Blue Jackets trade Pierre-Luc Dubois for Patrick Laine in NHL blockbuster

Two of the top three picks in the 2016 NHL draft traded places Saturday following a blockbuster deal between Columbus and Winnipeg. The Blue Jackets sent disgruntled center... Read more ...

What channel is Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 on tonight? How to...

What channel is Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 on tonight? How to watch, buy UFC 257 on pay-per-view

Here's a complete guide to watch Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2, including channel and pay-per-view information. Read more ...

Reaction to the death of baseball great Hank Aaron

Reaction to the death of baseball great Hank Aaron

Here are some of the reactions from people, from former presidents to legendary baseball players, following the death of one-time home run king Hank Aaron. Read more ...