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FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2015, file photo, the Australian team poses for a photo with their trophy after defeating New Zealand in their Rugby Championship match in Sydney. Rugby Australia says Tuesday, June 2, 2020, it wants to establish a quarantine hub which will enable it to host the Rugby …

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FILE - In this Thursday, March 12, 2020 file photo, Olympiakos' Youssef El-Arabi, left, celebrates with Guilherme after scoring his side's opening goal during the Europa League round of 16 first leg soccer match between Olympiakos and Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Karaiskakis Stadium in Pir…

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FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020 file photo, PAOK fans join a protest against the government, accusing it of siding with their rivals from the Greek capital, in the northern port city of Thessaloniki, Greece. Soccer restarts in Greece this weekend with the fierce rivalry between a runa…

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City is reforming police procedures after criticism from black organizations about police conduct during nearly a week of protests as well as long-standing tension between the department and minorities, the mayor announced Thursday.

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ARCHIVO - En esta foto de archivo del 6 de noviembre de 2016, el quarterback de los 49ers de San Francisco, Colin Kaepernick (derecha), intercambia felicitaciones con su colega de los Saints de Nueva Orleáns, Drew Brees

OTTUMWA — Babe Ruth baseball will go on this summer in Ottumwa. Teams have been selected following try-outs this past week.

EDDYVILLE — Steve Timoszyk may very well be the only Detroit Tiger that is able to return to action in 2020.

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ARCHIVO - En esta foto de archivo del 24 de noviembre de 2019, Brian Flores, entrenador de los Dolphins de Miami, habla en una conferencia de prensa después de un partido contra los Browns de Cleveland

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback Jake Fromm apologized for using the phrase “elite white people” in a text conversation from more than a year ago, and posted on social media early Thursday.

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MIAMI (AP) — A Florida appeals court has temporarily granted NBA rookie Zion Williamson’s attempt to block his former marketing agent’s effort to have the ex-Duke star answer questions about whether he received improper benefits before playing for the Blue Devils.

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en foto del 19 de octubre del 2019 el defensa del Atlanta United Jeff Larentowicz y el mediocampista del New England Revolution Scott Caldwell en un juego de la Copa de la MLS. El jueves 4 de junio del 2020 los jugadores de la MLS se mantienen preocupados por la pandemia de coronavirus y su …

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NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball players reaffirmed their stance for full prorated pay, leaving a huge gap with teams that could scuttle plans to start the coronavirus-delayed season around the Fourth of July and may leave owners focusing on a schedule as short as 50 games.

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En foto del 12 de diciembre del 2018 el comisionado de la NFL Roger Goodell en conferencia de prensa en Texas. El 4 de junio del 2020 los entrenadores podrán ingresar a partir del viernes a las instalaciones de sus equipos de la NFL de acuerdo con un memo que envió Roger Goodell a los 32 equ…

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A sampling of reaction from around the NBA on Thursday, after the league's Board of Governors voted to approve a 22-team format for the resumption of the season next month at the Disney complex near Orlando, Florida:

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En esta imagen proporcionada por Amazon Studios la actriz mexicana Paulina Gaitán en el papel de Nené, derecha, y el actor colombiano Andrés Parra en una escena de la serie "El presidente", que se estrena el viernes 5 de junio de 2020 en Amazon Prime.

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En esta imagen proporcionada por Amazon Studios la actriz mexicanas Carla Souza en el papel de la agente Rosario en una escena de la serie "El presidente", que se estrena el viernes 5 de junio de 2020 en Amazon Prime.

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En foto de archivo del 25 de febrero del 2020 el entrenador en jefe de los 49ers de San Francisco Kyle Shanahan en conferencia de prensa en el NFL combine. El jueves 4 de junio del 2020 Shanahan elogia al exquarterback de la NFL Colin Kaepernick por intentar visibilizar los problemas de raci…

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Federal legislation setting guidelines for college athletes to pursue money-making opportunities could be proposed within a month, and the congressman planning to introduce it said there will be no blanket antitrust exemption for the NCAA.

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En foto de archivo del 9 de diciembre del 2016 el investigador de la Agencia Mundial Atnidopaje Richard McLaren en conferencia de prensa en Londres. El jueves 4 de junio del 2020 una investigación liderada por Richard McLaren encuentra encubrimiento de dopajes y millones de dólares faltantes…

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LISBON, Portugal (AP) — With scarves replacing fans and an eagle mascot making its traditional pre-game flight, Benfica was held to a 0-0 draw by Tondela on Thursday, missing a chance to take the outright lead of the Portuguese league in the team's first match since the competition was halte…

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El águila del Benfica vuela en el estadio antes del partido ante el Tondela del jueves 4 de junio del 2020. El Benfica empata 0-0 con el Tondela en el primer juego del equipo desde que se suspendieron las competencias por la pandemia de coronavirus.

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San Francisco 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan praised former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick for trying to bring the issue of racism and police brutality to light with his protests during the national anthem in the 2016 season.

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DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — An investigation into the International Weightlifting Federation has found doping cover-ups and millions of dollars in missing money, lead investigator Richard McLaren said Thursday.

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The NBA took a major step toward getting back on the court Thursday, with the league’s Board of Governors approving a 22-team format for restarting the league season next month at the Disney campus near Orlando, Florida.

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers on Thursday defended his decision to deploy the Wisconsin National Guard to help police in Madison and Milwaukee control protests over George Floyd's death.

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En foto de archivo del 25 de diciembre de 2008 aficionados lanzan confetti junto a LeBron James que lanza tiza en un juego de los Cavaliers de Cleveland ante los Wizards de Washington. El jueves 4 de junio del 2020 la junta de gobierno de la NBA aprueba el formato de 22 equipos para reinicia…

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En foto del primero de junio del 2020 Noah Gragson supera a Chase Briscoe en el NASCAR Xfinity Series en Bristol, Tennessee. El 4 de junio del 2020 la NASCAR amplía su calendario de carreras hasta agosto. La Carrera de las Estrellas se realizará a mitad de semana el 15 de julio en Charlotte …

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ATLANTA (AP) — The first day of small group training for Atlanta United and three other MLS teams was accompanied by ongoing worries from veteran defender Jeff Larentowicz about plans for a MLS tournament in Florida.

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OTTUMWA[mdash]Tonyia Sue Bain, 66, of Ottumwa, died at12:42 a.m. June 1, 2020 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Her body has been cremated and no services are planned. Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.