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3 weeks ago

British soccer team Leicester celebrates 5,000-1 title success

Leicester City's Premier League title dream became reality on Monday when one of the greatest sporting fairytales reached its conclusion in west London where chasing Tottenham Hotspur were held 2-2 by Chelsea.

Terry Bollea, known as professional wrestler Hulk Hogan, listens while testifying in his case against the news website Gawker at the Pinellas County Courthouse, in St. Petersburg, Fla., Monday, March 7, 2016. Hogan is suing Gawker for $100 million for publishing a video of him having sex with his best friend's wife. (Boyzell Hosey/Tampa Bay Times via AP, Pool)

3 weeks ago

Hulk Hogan seeks second slam of Gawker over racist comments leak

Hulk Hogan accused Gawker of leaking his racist remarks in a lawsuit filed in Florida on Monday involving a secretly-recorded sex tape of the wrestling celebrity, who recently won $140 million in damages against the media website in a related case.

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3 weeks ago

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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

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4 weeks ago

Stuard wins in New Orleans after playoff

Journeyman Brian Stuard clinched his first PGA Tour title with a gripping playoff victory over fellow American Jamie Lovemark and South Korean An Byeong-hun at the weather-plagued Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Monday.

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It’s not ‘Regulators:’ Warren G butchers ‘Ball Game’

WATCH: The rapper messed up the first line and sang off-key.

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Mayweather happy in retirement but hints at ring return

Mayweather quit boxing in September after accumulating a 49-0 record during a 19-year career that produced world titles in five weight divisions and earnings in excess of $800 million.

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4 weeks ago

DeRozan, Raptors shoot past Pacers in Game 7

Dwane Casey read the reviews of the Toronto Raptors' decisive Game 6 loss to the Indiana Pacers.

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4 weeks ago

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, May 2.

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4 weeks ago

The weekend sports schedule

Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

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4 weeks ago

The best sports shots this week

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

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4 weeks ago

Reigning NL batting champ banned 80 games for doping

Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins was suspended 80 games without pay after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, Major League Baseball said.

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4 weeks ago

Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers

The Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl winner takes a side gig as a driver for Lyft.

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4 weeks ago

NFL: Raiders hope to move to Vegas

Raiders owner Mark Davis says he wants to move the team to Las Vegas and is willing to spend a half billion dollars as part of a deal for a new stadium in the city.

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4 weeks ago

Rams take quarterback Goff with first pick of draft

Quarterbacks went one-two at Thursday's NFL Draft as the Los Angeles Rams took Jared Goff with the first pick, and the Philadelphia Eagles followed suit by naming signal caller Carson Wentz with the second choice.

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4 weeks ago

Touted Tunsil falls to Dolphins after controversial video

Top NFL draft prospect Laremy Tunsil tumbled down the list on Thursday before being selected by the Miami Dolphins with the 13th pick of the first round following a controversial video posted on his Twitter account.

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4 weeks ago

Friday’s Sports Minute

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

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4 weeks ago

Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

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4 weeks ago

PGA: Zurich Classic of New Orleans preview

Headlining the field is No. 2 in the FedExCup standings, Jason Day, who is looking to capture his third victory of 2016.

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4 weeks ago

No Curry, no problem

The Golden State Warriors did not skip a beat without key point guard Stephen Curry, routing the Houston Rockets 114-81 on Wednesday to seal a 4-1 series triumph in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs.

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4 weeks ago

Ducks down and out after Predators win decider

After winning Game 6 of their Western Conference quarter-final series on Monday, the Nashville Predators saw a message in their locker room: "Noon flight to Anaheim. Pack for six days."

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Paullina Derelict Building Grant

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The DNR has awarded a grant to Paullina to take down an old grain mill.

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Half Staff Flags Monday

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Flags are to fly at half staff on Monday.

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Emmetsburg Burglary Arrest

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Three are charged after a burglary at an Emmetsburg facility.

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Orleans Accident

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A Spencer woman is injured after brakes in her vehicle malfunctioned.

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Summer Reading Program Kickoff

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A main focus of the program is to prevent summer reading loss for students...