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Ban The United States From The Olympics

At a press briefing last week with International Olympic Committee spokesman Mark Adams, there was stern talk about a country of cheaters so shot through with a gold-at-all-costs mentality that they countenanced the systematic exploitation of Olympic athletes. And when they weren’t talking about the United States, they talked some about Russia.

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Supercars: Walkinshaw Andretti United reveal new livery for 2018 season

WALKINSHAW Andretti United has revealed the livery its two cars will carry in its first season in the Supercars Championship. Boost Mobile and Mobil 1 will take pride of place on the two glass black and orange cars of James Courtney and Scott Pye, which will run in the same livery for the first time since the opening race at ...

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17-Year-Old Snowboarder Wins United States’ First Gold Medal In Pyeongchang

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea, Feb 11 (Reuters) – Redmond Gerard won the United States’ first gold medal at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Sunday by taking victory in the men’s snowboarding slopestyle final. Canadian Max Parrot took the silver with his final run and compatriot Mark McMorris the bronze. (Editing by Peter Rutherford) Let’s block ads! (Why?) … Sports

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Don MacIntyre, United Conservative Party MLA, Resigns From Caucus

EDMONTON — The United Conservative Party says one of its legislature members has resigned from caucus. United Conservative Leader Jason Kenney issued a terse statement Friday that said Don MacIntyre resigned at about noon. A tweet from MacIntyre says he’s resigning to focus on family, but it does not specify whether he is stepping down as an MLA or just ...

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United Airlines Memorial Coliseum: Name change for one of LA's historic venues

It’s a new day for the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The site of the first-ever Super Bowl in 1967, as well as, the current home field for USC and the LA Rams, will be known as the United Airlines Memorial Coliseum. Groundbreaking for the Coliseum renovations broke ground on Monday, kicking off a two-year, $ 270-million project. The Coliseum will ...

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NBA requests set of laws that would help legalize sports gambling in United States

The NBA is acknowledging an elephant that has been in the room for a very long time, and one that many sports leagues try to ignore: Gambling and sports go together. There is currently a case in New Jersey related to the legality of sports gambling, which could change how it’s handled nationwide. <a href="http://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/22198782/nba-outlines-plan-professional-sports-leagues-pushing-national-legalized-wagering" target="_bla… CBSSports.com NBA Headlines

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