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Bolt 'will show up' at World Championships in Beijing

Bolt 'will show up' at World Championships in Beijing

July 23rd, 2015 2:00 pm by Associated Press

Usain Bolt says there is no concern about his participation in the World Championships in Beijing next month, after missing two Diamond League meetings with a left leg injury.

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Human rights groups criticize both 2022 Winter Olympic bids

Human rights groups criticize both 2022 Winter Olympic bids

July 23rd, 2015 1:00 pm by DENNIS PASSA, AP Sports Writer

Watchdog groups criticized the human rights records of China and Kazakhstan on Thursday, just over a week before the IOC decides on whether to award the 2022 Winter Olympics to Beijing or Almaty.

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US ponders a shocking loss; Mexico advances with ugly win

US ponders a shocking loss; Mexico advances with ugly win

July 23rd, 2015 12:00 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

After the feel-good summer of 2014, the United States was eager to pick up another Gold Cup title and lock up its spot in the next Confederations Cup.

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George M. Thomas: LeBron looks beyond NBA career with Warner deal

George M. Thomas: LeBron looks beyond NBA career with Warner deal

July 23rd, 2015 11:00 am by By George M. Thomas, Akron Beacon Journal (TNS)

LeBron James' SpringHill Entertainment and Warner Bros. Entertainment will team up to bring original content to a number of platforms, including television, movies and digital content.

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Tennessee lineman Mosley arrested on DUI charge

Tennessee lineman Mosley arrested on DUI charge

July 23rd, 2015 10:17 am by Associated Press

According to the arrest warrant, the 18-year-old Mosley was driving on Interstate 40 on Wednesday at 1:51 a.m. when he was stopped for driving 79 mph in a 55-mph zone.

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Cost of attendance money could take the place of jobs for college athletes

Cost of attendance money could take the place of jobs for college athletes

July 23rd, 2015 10:13 am by By Ryan Osborne, Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TNS)

The measure was passed by the conference last December and by all Power 5 leagues in January. Its goal is to cover the cost gap between a "grant-in-aid" scholarship and the actual cost to attend a certain university

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Christopher Bell wins Mud Summer Classic at Eldora

Christopher Bell wins Mud Summer Classic at Eldora

July 23rd, 2015 10:11 am by Associated Press

Christopher Bell won the Mud Summer Classic on Wednesday night at Eldora Speedway in his third career start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.

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Bookended: K-Mets late miscues abet Yankees 6-5 comeback win

Bookended: K-Mets late miscues abet Yankees 6-5 comeback win

July 23rd, 2015 12:41 am by George Thwaites

The Pulaski Yankees had a big inning in the first and spoiled the expectations of Kingsport Mets fans in the ninth, scoring three late runs that held up for a 6-5 Appalachian League victory over the K-Mets at Hunter Wright Stadium on Wednesday night.

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Jamaica stuns U.S. 2-1 in Gold Cup semifinals

Jamaica stuns U.S. 2-1 in Gold Cup semifinals

July 23rd, 2015 12:33 am by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

ATLANTA - The United States had everything on its side. History. A raucous home crowd. And, supposedly, the better team.

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Photo Gallery: Photos from the Kingsport Mets Wednesday game with the Pulaski Yankees

July 22nd, 2015 9:42 pm by George Thwaites

Photos from the Kingsport Mets' Appalachian League baseball game with the Pulaski Yankees at Hunter Wright Stadium on Wednesday.

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