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                                Police in Florida say Tiger Woods has been arrested for DUI. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says on its website that the golf great was arrested Monday and booked at about 7 a.m.

Tiger Woods arrested in Florida on DUI charge, released

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                                Police in Florida say Tiger Woods has been arrested for DUI. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says on its website that the golf great was arrested Monday and booked at about 7 a.m.

Updated on  May 29, 2017 at 8:53 am
Tiger Woods was arrested early today on a DUI charge in Jupiter, Florida, and spent nearly four hours in a county jail before he was released. Read More
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                                Germany’s Angelique Kerber reacts after missing a shot when losing in two sets against Russia’s Ekaterina Makarova at the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

No. 1 Kerber out of French Open in 1st round

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                                Germany’s Angelique Kerber reacts after missing a shot when losing in two sets against Russia’s Ekaterina Makarova at the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

Updated on  May 28, 2017 at 7:05 pm
A French Open already missing Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova is now without No. 1-ranked Angelique Kerber, too, lending even more of a feeling that the women’s championship is anyone’s to win. Read More
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                                Minjee Lee talked with her caddie on the ninth hole today.

Lee bounces back from DQ, Wie misses cut

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                                Minjee Lee talked with her caddie on the ninth hole today.

Updated on  May 26, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Minjee Lee cost herself a top-10 finish last week when she failed to sign her scorecard. Read More
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                                Golden State’s Stephen Curry and Cleveland’s LeBron James will meet in the NBA Finals for a third time.

It’s Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals, again

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                                Golden State’s Stephen Curry and Cleveland’s LeBron James will meet in the NBA Finals for a third time.
Here they go again. For the third straight year, it’s Cleveland and Golden State in the NBA Finals. The 2016 champions versus the 2015 champions . Read More
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                                Pittsburgh Penguins’ Sidney Crosby (87) and Evgeni Malkin (71) pose with the the Prince of Wales Trophy after beating the Ottawa Senators 3-2 in the second overtime period during Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Pittsburgh, today.

NHL royalty vs. the rowdy neighbors in Stanley Cup Final

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                                Pittsburgh Penguins’ Sidney Crosby (87) and Evgeni Malkin (71) pose with the the Prince of Wales Trophy after beating the Ottawa Senators 3-2 in the second overtime period during Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Pittsburgh, today.
The Pittsburgh Penguins kept getting by even as their star players kept skating off the ice in pain. Even as the targets on their back as Stanley Cup champions kept getting bigger. Even as Columbus and Washington and Ottawa kept pushing and prodding, poking and pinching. Read More
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                                Cleveland’s LeBron James drove to the basket against Boston’s Al Horford in the second half.

Cavs push past Celtics in Game 4

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                                Cleveland’s LeBron James drove to the basket against Boston’s Al Horford in the second half.
Kyrie Irving gritted his teeth, tightened up his left sneaker and hopped to his feet. Read More
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                                This photo provided by Kevin Snyder shows damage to his gold metal from the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Faster, higher, rustier: Medals from Rio Olympics damaged

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                                This photo provided by Kevin Snyder shows damage to his gold metal from the 2016 Rio Olympics.
More than 80 American athletes have sent medals they won at the Rio Olympics to U.S. Olympic Committee headquarters to be shipped to games organizers, who will replace them due to flaking, black spots and other damage, the USOC said today. Read More
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                                Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy celebrated Seattle’s 27-24 victory over the Oakland Raiders, in Dec. 2000, in Seattle. The Orlando Police Department confirmed that Kennedy was found dead today in Orlando.

NFL Hall of Famer found dead in Orlando

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                                Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy celebrated Seattle’s 27-24 victory over the Oakland Raiders, in Dec. 2000, in Seattle. The Orlando Police Department confirmed that Kennedy was found dead today in Orlando.

Updated on  May 23, 2017 at 9:54 am
Cortez Kennedy, one of the best defensive linemen of his generation and a Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee despite rarely finding himself in the spotlight as a player, has died. He was 48. Read More
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                                Seats were jumbled in a pile inside Maracana stadium, site of the opening and closing ceremony, in Rio de Janeiro.

Scathing report on Rio Olympics: venues ‘White Elephants’

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                                Seats were jumbled in a pile inside Maracana stadium, site of the opening and closing ceremony, in Rio de Janeiro.

Updated on  May 22, 2017 at 7:53 pm
A federal prosecutor looking into last year’s Rio de Janeiro Olympics says that many of the venues “are white elephants” that were built with “no planning.” Read More

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