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3 weeks ago

Facebook launches real-time sports platform

Facebook is tackling the sports arena with a new platform called Facebook Sports Stadium, which the social media site said will provide real-time updates on games, popular posts from fans, statistics and commentary from experts.

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3 weeks ago

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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3 weeks ago

Super Bowl winners? Early money is on the Patriots

Las Vegas sports books are already taking bets on the big game, even though we don't know which teams will be playing.

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3 weeks ago

San Francisco may seek to renegotiate Super Bowl contract over costs

Legislation will be introduced in San Francisco's City Council next week demanding that the city renegotiate its contact with the National Football League for hosting Super Bowl 50 due to rising costs, a city superintendent said.

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3 weeks ago

PREVIEW: PGA CareerBuilder Challenge

The 2016PGA Tour makes its mainland debut in La Quinta, California, where Phil Mickelson will join 17 of the 30 top players in the FedExCup standings who are also in the field.

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3 weeks ago

Bills break ground with first full-time female coach

The Buffalo Bills are the first NFL team to appoint a full-time female coach when they announced Kathryn Smith as their new head of quality control-special teams.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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Patriots not underestimating Manning

Despite his injuries, the New England Patriots aren't doubting the Broncos quarterback's ability.

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Curry stays atop NBA jersey list, Porzingis debuts at No. 4

Stephen Curry is still on top in jersey sales and Kristaps Porzingis is already making a run at him.

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3 weeks ago

Top seeds progress, Djokovic denies match-fixing report

World number one Novak Djokovic swept regally into the third round of the Australian Open on Wednesday.

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3 weeks ago

UVA Men Bounce Back To Beat Clemson

UVA improves to 9-0 at home and 3-3 in the ACC with a gritty win over Clemson.

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3 weeks ago

Reds to induct Pete Rose into team’s hall of fame

Pete Rose is headed into the team hall of fame in his hometown, the Cincinnati Reds said Tuesday.

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3 weeks ago

Tennis stars raise questions amidst match-fixing allegations

Andy Murray finds it "hypocritical" that tennis authorities are trying to stamp out match-fixing run by gambling syndicates.

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3 weeks ago

MLB: Tigers get Upton, Gordon cashes in with Miami

A person with knowledge of the deal says the Tigers have agreed to a six-year, $132.75 million contract with free-agent outfielder Justin Upton.

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3 weeks ago

Blatter still being paid despite FIFA ban

FIFA's Sepp Blatter may have been banned for eight years from the game but he is still receiving his president's salary from world soccer's governing body, a spokesman for FIFA's Audit and Compliance Committee told Reuters on Monday.

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3 weeks ago

Warriors rout Cavs in Finals rematch

Stephen Curry scored 35 points, including seven three-pointers, in just three quarters as Golden State pounded the Cavaliers 132-98 in Cleveland on Monday in an NBA Finals rematch

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3 weeks ago

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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3 weeks ago

Tired of your team? Jump on the bandwagon

Favorite team out of the playoffs? Just switch sides - it's easy!

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3 weeks ago

Golfer Donaldson loses fight with chainsaw

British golfer Jamie Donaldson, who won the point that secured the 2014 Ryder Cup for Europe, faces a couple of weeks out of the sport after cutting his hand in an accident involving a chainsaw.

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3 weeks ago

This chicken was 3 of 4 at picking playoff losers

She's better at odds than a Vegas bookmaker.

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House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

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The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.

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Judge Will Decide Fate Of Ashley White

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A judge will determine the fate of Ashley White of Pulaski County, who was arrested after her young son was found dead in a septic tank.

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Twitter to change homepage to customize tweet displays to individuals

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The change to the timeline - as the homepage is known - is also designed to appeal to advertisers.

5 hours ago in Entertainment

Johnny Depp wigs out as Donald Trump in spoof biopic

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The Hollywood actor dons a Trump-style hairpiece to lampoon the presidential hopeful in the 50-minute comedy for Funny or Die alongside a star-studded cast including Alfred Molina, Henry Winkle

5 hours ago in Entertainment

Another ‘Harry Potter’ book in the works

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Fans will have the chance to read another installment in J.K. Rowling's wizard series when her new play is published as a book.