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NHL Preview: Ducks battle Blackhawks

Here's a look at Game 2 in the Western Conference Finals.

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Fight of century becomes fight in court as fans sue Pacquiao

Boxing fans are calling the hyped-up fight a fraud and they want their money back.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, May 19.

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Japan plans to scale back Tokyo 2020 Olympic stadium

The government is running out of time and money.

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Dixon takes Indy pole

Scott Dixon had a four-lap average of 226.760 mph in qualifying Sunday to claim his second Indianapolis 500 pole.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Monday, May 10.

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NHL Preview: Rangers take on Tampa Bay

Here's a look at Game 2 in the Eastern Conference Finals.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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This weekend’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.

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Aaron Hernandez appeals; lawyers cite jury’s ‘guesswork’

Lawyers for the former New England Patriots star say he was convicted based on "improper speculation, conjecture and guesswork."

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NFL commissioner to hear Brady’s Deflategate appeal

Despite protests, Roger Goodell will personally hear the QB's appeal of his four-game suspension.

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Boston Marathon bomber’s life hangs in balance as jury deliberates

The jury heads into its third day of deliberations on whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is sentenced to death or to life in prison without the possibility of release.

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FIRST LOOK: ‘Madden NFL 16′

Prepare to "be the playmaker!"

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Friday, May 15.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady speaks at a news conference in Foxborough, Mass., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 as he addresses the issue of the NFL investigation of deflated footballs.

Patriots respond to Deflategate report

The star quarterback of the defending Super Bowl champions is expected to appeal today.

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Life on the line as jury weighs Boston bomber’s fate

The jury has began deliberating whether to sentence Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death or to life in prison for the 2013 attack that killed three people and injured 264.

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Derby winner is odds-on Preakness favorite

American Pharoah has drawn the unfavorable No. 1 post position in the second leg of the Triple Crown.

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U.S. loses London silver

The entire U.S. men's sprint relay team has been stripped of its silver medal from the 2012 London Olympics as a result of Tyson Gay's doping case.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Thursday, May 14.

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Watch Eddie Vedder sing ‘Take Me Out to the Ball Game’

The Pearl Jam frontman entertained fans during the 7th-inning stretch at Wrigley Field.

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Spencer Woman Named Special Olympics Coach Of The Year

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A Spencer woman was named the Special Olympics of Iowa Coach of the Year on Thursday.

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Bird Flu Affects Clay County Fair

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There will be no poultry shows at county fairs in Iowa in 2015 as the bird flu continues to infect birds.

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Half-Staff Flag Orders

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Flags are to be flown at half staff on two separate occaisons next week.

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Spencer Helps Stamp Out Hunger

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Spencer's recent Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive was up substantially from last year.

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Avian Influenza Affected Roadways

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The bird flu has led to a number of road closures in the listening area.