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Updates and highlights from the Masters

Jordan Spieth led the Masters after Thursday’s first round. The 24-year-old shot a 6-under 66 in pursuit of his second Green Jacket and fourth major championship win. The tournament continues at Augusta National Golf Club on Friday. Spieth gave himself a two-shot lead on Day 1, but nine players ended the day within three shots […]

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USA Taekwondo Coach Banned From Sport Over Sexual Assault Accusations

USA Taekwondo coach Jean Lopez was banned from the sport on Tuesday night following multiple allegations of sexual misconduct.  Lopez, 44, is accused of sexually assaulting four female taekwondo athletes dating back to 1997, according to a report from the U.S. Center for SafeSport obtained by NPR. He had a “decades-long pattern of sexual misconduct” and […]

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Seahawks release Trevone Boykin after domestic assault accusation from girlfriend

The Seattle Seahawksreleased quarterback Trevone Boykin Tuesday after an alleged domestic assault on his his girlfriend. His girlfriend, whose broken jaw was wired shut, spoke exclusively to WFAA. She said she was at his home in Mansfield, Texas, last Tuesday night, and a argument broke out over a text message on her phone that Boykin […]

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NCAA bracket 2018 live reaction: The biggest winners and losers from Selection Sunday

Selection Sunday is a sports holiday unlike any other, in that the celebration doesn’t revolve around an actual game. Instead, sports fans from across the country eagerly tune in to find out the matchups for the month-long event that captivates the country more than the postseason of any other major American sport. The 2018 NCAA […]

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Matt Forte retires from the NFL, saying ‘it’s time for the workhorse to finally rest in his stable’

Running back Matt Forte announced his retirement from the NFL on Wednesday, releasing a statement on Twitter. In it, Forte discussed how football made his life better, thanked his parents, and the city of Chicago. “I’d like to thank the New York Jets organization for the past two years,” he wrote. “My experience as a […]

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Alina Zagitova Gives Olympic Athletes From Russia Their First Gold Medal Of Pyeongchang Games

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – Russian teenager Alina Zagitova edged compatriot Evgenia Medvedeva with a stunning free skate on Friday that earned the Olympic Athletes from Russia a first gold at the Pyeongchang Games. The 15-year-old, who lead Medvedeva by just over one point after a record-setting short program on Wednesday, effortlessly executed every element […]