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History-Making Trans Athlete Blasts North Carolina's HB2 'Compromise'

You can count Team USA duathlete Chris Mosier among those who aren’t pleased by North Carolina’s bathroom bill “compromise.” The North Carolina legislature approved legislation early Thursday that would repeal House Bill 2 (or HB2) which bars transgender people from using the restroom that corresponds with their gender identity. Still, many LGBTQ rights advocates pointed […]

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What The Raiders’ Move To Vegas Means For The Push To Legalize Sports Betting

From the nation’s capital to the global capital of gambling, advocates for the legalization of sports betting celebrated the NFL’s decision this week to allow the Oakland Raiders to relocate to Las Vegas. “We congratulate the Raiders and the National Football League on today’s historic decision to place a team in Las Vegas,” Geoff Freeman, the […]

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NBA Commissioner Says A Woman Will Be A Head Coach 'Sooner Rather Than Later'

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said he is committed to seeing a woman become head coach of an NBA team. In an interview with ESPN’s Ohm Youngmisuk on Tuesday, Silver said the NBA needs to do more to “accelerate the move toward a woman being a head coach in the league.” Silver discussed leadership roles for […]

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Mets’ Jeurys Familia suspended 15 games for violating domestic violence policy

Major League Baseball announced on Wednesday that Mets right-handed pitcher Jeurys Familia violated MLB’s Joint Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Policy, and has been handed a 15-game suspension without pay. Familia has opted not to appeal the decision, and his suspension will begin on Opening Day of the 2017 season. Fox Sports’ Ken […]

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NFL rule changes could have a big impact on the field

One of the biggest events between the NFL Combine and NFL draft is the annual league owners meeting, which is set to take place in Phoenix this week. This is the part of the year where rule changes get voted on and other pressing league matters are discussed. This year, the biggest topic heading into […]

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High School Baseball Coach Accused Of Mocking Asian Student With 'Ching Chong' Slur

Members of San Francisco’s Asian-American community are outraged by reports that a local high school baseball coach mocked an Asian player during a game last month.  Don Papa, a coach for Galileo Academy of Science and Technology, was reportedly yelling instructions to an Asian-American player on first base during a Feb. 24 game when he suddenly […]

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South Carolina basketball could win both NCAA tournaments this year

Congratulations to the Gamecocks! Both the men’s and women’s basketball teams have made it to the Final Fours of the respective NCAA tournaments. South Carolina has a chance to be the second team in history to win both championships in the same year. Can you guess the other? That’s right! UConn! The Huskies have actually […]