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Washington Nationals' Trea Turner reacts after being hit by the ball during an at-bat in the third inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, July 29, 2018, in Miami. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
July 30, 2018 - 3:13 am
As major leaguers Trea Turner, Sean Newcomb and Josh Hader face up to racist and homophobic tweets they sent as teenagers, publicist Lauren Walsh recalls how she dealt with a football player who had offensive Facebook posts years before he prepared for the NFL draft. She went through his whole...
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July 02, 2018 - 12:12 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Telemundo Deportes has acquired U.S. Spanish-language rights for next year's Copa America in Brazil. Part of Comcast Corp.'s NBCUniversal Inc., Telemundo is televising its first World Cup this year. The 2019 Copa, the championship of South America, includes invited guests Japan and...
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FILE - In this March 31, 2015, file photo, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence takes a question during a news conference discussing the state's new religious-freedom law in Indianapolis. Then-Indiana Gov. Mike Pence faced a firestorm of criticism three years ago after signing a "religious freedom" law critics decried as anti-gay. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)
March 28, 2018 - 5:46 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Then-Indiana Gov. Mike Pence faced a firestorm of criticism three years ago after signing a "religious freedom" law critics decried as anti-gay. Now emails released this week to The Associated Press illustrate similar backlash from fellow conservatives when the eventual vice...
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March 27, 2018 - 7:16 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres demanded an apology from media company Entercom and said they are considering their options in dealing with their new flagship radio station after a talk show host tweeted a promo that the team said was "offensive, insensitive and completely unacceptable."...
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The offices of Cambridge Analytica (CA) in central London, after it was announced that Britain's information commissioner Elizabeth Denham is pursuing a warrant to search Cambridge Analytica's computer servers, Tuesday March 20, 2018. Denham said Tuesday that she is using all her legal powers to investigate Facebook and political campaign consultants Cambridge Analytica over the alleged misuse of millions of people's data. Cambridge Analytica said it is committed to helping the U.K. investigation. (Kirsty O'Connor/PA via AP)
March 22, 2018 - 6:45 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on reports that millions of Facebook users' data was used to target political ads (all times local): 6:45 a.m. Germany's justice minister says she is calling in Facebook's European leadership to explain the scandal involving data mining firm Cambridge Analytica and detail...
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March 20, 2018 - 11:01 am
Pro football — actual games — won't disappear from TV screens, mobile devices and the American consciousness once the Super Bowl ends next February. The Alliance of American Football will kick off the following Sunday. On network television (CBS) as well as through a multitude of free digital...
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March 19, 2018 - 8:27 pm
NBA-CAVALIERS-LOVE RETURNS Kevin Love to return for Cavaliers against Milwaukee CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers forward Kevin Love is back in action after missing six weeks because of a broken left hand. Cleveland was 11-9 without Love, who was injured on Jan. 30. He's averaging 17.9 points and 9.4...
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FILE - In this Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, the AT&T logo is positioned above one of its retail stores in New York. On Monday, March 19, 2018, AT&T squares off against the federal government in a trial that could shape how you get, and how much you pay, for streaming TV and movies. AT&T says it needs to gobble up Time Warner if it’s to have a chance against the likes of Amazon, Netflix and Google in the rapidly evolving world of video entertainment. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
March 16, 2018 - 10:30 am
NEW YORK (AP) — On Monday, AT&T squares off against the federal government in a trial that could shape how you get — and how much you pay for — streaming TV and movies. AT&T says it needs to gobble up Time Warner if it's to have a chance against the likes of Amazon, Netflix and Google in...
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March 14, 2018 - 6:02 pm
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Conference USA has agreed to a new five-year contract that will make CBS Sports Network the primary television home for the league's football and men's basketball games. C-USA announced the deal with CBS Sports on Wednesday. Financial terms were not disclosed. The contract...
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March 13, 2018 - 10:43 am
NBA-SCHEDULE Rockets make it 19 of 20 as Harden leads win UNDATED (AP) — There's now a two-game spread between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors for the NBA's top record. James Harden returned from a one-game absence and scored 16 of his 28 points in the third quarter to lead the...
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