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FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2016, file photo, Billie Jean King gestures while speaking at the NFL Women's Summit in San Francisco. Billie Jean King celebrated the 45th anniversary of Title IX at the New York Historical Society, Thursday, June 22, 2017. Title IX, was signed into law on June 23, 1972. It opened doors for girls and women by banning sex discrimination in all federally funded school programs, including sports. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)
June 23, 2017 - 10:14 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King celebrated the 45th anniversary of Title IX at the New York Historical Society. King and friends of the Women's Sports Foundation gathered Thursday night at the museum, where an exhibit of her life and tennis career is featured at the Center for Women's History...
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June 23, 2017 - 9:30 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King celebrated the 45th anniversary of Title IX at the New York Historical Society. King and friends of the Women's Sports Foundation gathered Thursday night at the museum, where an exhibit of her life and tennis career is featured at the Center for Women's History...
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June 22, 2017 - 3:36 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The investigation into a leak of confidential information about allegations of sexual harassment by a University of Minnesota athletic department employee could become costly to the school. Documents released to The Associated Press this week as part of a public records request...
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June 22, 2017 - 2:16 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The investigation into a leak of confidential information about allegations of sexual harassment by a University of Minnesota athletic department employee could become costly. Documents released to The Associated Press this week as part of a public records request show Stroz...
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FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2015, file photo, Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire looks to a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas, in South Bend, Ind. Former Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire says it’s official: He’s going to Florida. Zaire announced the news Tuesday, June 20, 2017, on Instagram with a picture of the Gators logo, saying “Official! I couldn’t be happier to be a part of something special! Time to get to work. #Gators.” (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
June 20, 2017 - 1:39 pm
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Former Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire says he's going to Florida. Zaire announced his decision Tuesday on Instagram with a picture of the Gators logo, saying: "Official! I couldn't be happier to be a part of something special! Time to get to work." Florida officials can...
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FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2015, file photo, Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire looks to a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas, in South Bend, Ind. Former Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire says it’s official: He’s going to Florida. Zaire announced the news Tuesday, June 20, 2017, on Instagram with a picture of the Gators logo, saying “Official! I couldn’t be happier to be a part of something special! Time to get to work. #Gators.” (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
June 20, 2017 - 1:32 pm
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Former Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire says he's going to Florida. Zaire announced his decision Tuesday on Instagram with a picture of the Gators logo, saying: "Official! I couldn't be happier to be a part of something special! Time to get to work." Florida officials can...
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June 17, 2017 - 6:35 pm
GOLF-US OPEN Thomas shoots 63 in 3rd round at US Open ERIN, Wis. (AP) — What a day for Justin Thomas. The 24-year-old Thomas eagled the par-5 18th for just the fifth 63 in U.S. Open history. Vijay Singh was the last player to accomplish the feat in 2003 at Olympia Fields. Thomas broke the U.S. Open...
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June 17, 2017 - 6:00 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An independent commission recommended changes at the University of Tennessee on Saturday to address "hostile sexual environment" allegations a year after a multimillion-dollar settlement of a Title IX case. The commission's long-awaited report suggests selecting a Title IX...
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June 17, 2017 - 5:51 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An independent commission appointed after the settlement of a Title IX lawsuit last year issued recommendations on Saturday for how the University of Tennessee's campuses can improve Title IX compliance. Its suggestions include selecting a Title IX coordinator for the entire...
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June 16, 2017 - 4:04 pm
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford has hired coach David Esquer away from rival California to replace the retired Mark Marquess as head of the baseball program. Athletic director Bernard Muir announced Friday that Esquer will return to the Cardinal, where he played and coached under Marquess. Esquer...
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