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Gay Athletes Face Discrimination In Professional Sports

Questions have swirled this week about the sexuality of NFL prospect and Internet hoax victim Manti Te'o. Audie Cornish talks with sportswriter Stefan Fatsis about the controversy around Te'o and how other professional sports have reacted to gay players in the locker room.
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Major League Soccer Finally On Solid Footing, But Hasn't Reached Big Time

Major League Soccer gets underway this weekend. We preview the teams and what to expect this season.
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Add 'North Korea Expert' To Dennis Rodman's Resume

Experts say that Rodman's head-to-head with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un might reveal something of value.
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Inside D.C.'s World Of Competitive Team Karaoke

In Washington, D.C., just about every recreational activity manages to get turned into a team sport... including karaoke.

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Homegrown Teen Michael Seaton Goes Pro With D.C. United

Three years ago, Michael Seaton told his mother he'd play professional soccer by age 16. Last month, that vow became reality.

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D.C. Rollergirls Dream Of New Space To Block And Jam

The only flat-track roller derby league in Washington, D.C., is looking for a new permanent home.

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Dear College Presidents: Break The NCAA's Vise Grip On Athletes

Student-athletes are really sucker-athletes under the organization's structure, says sports commentator Frank Deford. Will no college president speak the words that will break the organization's spell?

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