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Video By 2 Female Sports Reporters Calls Attention To Hateful Online Posts

ESPN host and reporter Sarah Spain comments on her viral video #MoreThanMean, in which male sports fans read hateful social media comments made to her and sports reporter Julie DiCaro, to their faces.
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Major Chains Sports Authority, Sport Chalet Close Hundreds Of Stores

Two large sporting goods chains, Sports Authority and Sport Chalet, are in the process of closing hundreds of stores nationwide. NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Jim Peltz, who has been covering this story for the Los Angeles Times.
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Why Do Cities Keep Vying To Host The Olympics?

They invariably never live up to what the politicians and construction moguls promise, says sports commentator Frank Deford.
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'Little Messi' And His Family Say Threats Forced Them To Flee Afghanistan

Five-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi became a sensation when a photo of him wearing a Lionel Messi jersey made from a plastic bag went viral. Now his father says the family received threatening phone calls.
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Longshot Leicester City Wins English Premier League Title

In what's being hailed as a "miracle," Leicester City, a small club from central England that started the season at 5,000-1 odds of winning the prestigious title, has clinched the trophy.
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Leicester City Soccer Club Ends Miracle Season With Premier League Title

Leicester City soccer club has finally completed its miracle season with a Premier League title.
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100 Meters, 100 Years Old: Ida Keeling Breaks Racing Record

Over the weekend, the runner completed the 100-meter dash in 1 minute and 17.33 seconds, the fastest time recorded for a centenarian. Keeling has some advice for the rest of us.
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Why Bobby Knight And A Rogues' Gallery Of Athletes Are Flocking To Trump

The latest: Bobby Knight, ex-Indiana Hoosiers basketball coach. Like Trump, the athletes and coaches have cultivated brash personalities that have won over devoted fans.
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Leicester City: From Last Place To England's Likely Soccer Champion

One of the greatest underdog stories in sports history is small-town Leicester's bid for the championship of England's Premier League — the world's richest and most-watched soccer league.
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Leicester City's Underdog Story Nears Finish

UK's minor soccer club has captured world attention by soaring to the top of the Premier Division in one season. If the club can beat soccer giants Manchester United on Sunday, they'll take the title.

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