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Brown calls civil lawsuits filed against him 'false claims'

Pittsburgh Steelers star Antonio Brown issued a statement Thursday on a pair of civil lawsuits filed against him. The 30-year-old is accused of trashing an apartment and throwing furniture from a 14th-floor balcony of an apartment complex in Florida in April and nearly injuring a man and his 22-month-old grandson in the inc… NFL | theScore

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NFL great Jim Brown, civil rights champion, would 'never kneel' during anthem

Jim Brown has spent much of his post-NFL career fighting for social justice and change. However, the Hall of Fame running back would never kneel during the national anthem. The 82-year-old Brown, who championed civil rights during his playing career and became an activist in retirement, said Tuesday night that he respects players’ rights to do what they want but ...

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LeBron to co-produce documentary on U.S. civil rights movement

[unable to retrieve full-text content] LeBron James is taking his talents behind the camera. The Cleveland Cavaliers forward is the executive producer of an upcoming History Channel documentary detailing the civil rights movement in the United States titled "Rise Up: The Mo… NBA | theScore

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Baseball got civil rights ball rolling

Mike Genet mike.genet@examiner.net @GenetEJC Baseball didn’t simply become part of the nation’s civil rights movement when Jackie Robinson integrated the Major Leagues in 194… Baseball News

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Baseball got civil rights ball rolling

Mike Genet mike.genet@examiner.net @GenetEJC Baseball didn’t simply become part of the nation’s civil rights movement when Jackie Robinson integrated the Major Leagues in 194… Baseball News

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