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October 08, 2017 - 7:12 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A CBS Sports reporter clarified his televised report saying quarterback Colin Kaepernick told him he would stand during the national anthem if he played in the NFL again, saying he didn't actually discuss the issue with the player when they spoke. Jason La Canfora said in a series...
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October 06, 2017 - 7:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia sports radio personality says he lost a weekly television gig after saying a female announcer calling an NFL game "sounds unnatural." Mike Missanelli said on his radio show that he was fired from "Sports Sunday" on WPVI, Philadelphia's ABC station. He says it's...
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October 05, 2017 - 4:29 pm
LONDON (AP) — European soccer clubs, already awash with billions of new television money, will find it increasingly attractive to raise money in equity and debt markets as a result of their "more sophisticated" business models, credit ratings agency DBRS said Thursday. In a report, the agency said...
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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2017, file photo, Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton runs during the second half of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots, in Foxborough, Mass. The Panthers were more successful on offense last week with Newton running the football. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
October 04, 2017 - 8:02 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton has "expressed regret" for his response to a female reporter's question at a news conference Wednesday, a team spokesman said. When Charlotte Observer reporter Jourdan Rodrigue asked Newton about wide receiver Devin Funchess' route running, the former league MVP...
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FILE - In this May 16, 2016, file photo, Katie Nolan attends the FOX Networks 2016 Upfront Presentation Party at Wollman Rink in Central Park in New York. Former Fox Sports 1 host Nolan is moving to ESPN on Oct. 16, 2017. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
October 04, 2017 - 1:25 pm
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Former Fox Sports 1 host Katie Nolan is moving to ESPN. ESPN says the 30-year-old known for her comic takes on sports will join the network on Oct. 16. No specific role has been announced for Nolan. ESPN says she'll have "a prominent digital presence while also making...
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October 04, 2017 - 8:43 am
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Formula One will return to its original United States television partner with a move next season to ESPN. The first F1 race aired in the U.S. was on ABC in 1962 when highlights of the Monaco Grand Prix aired on ABC's "Wide World of Sports" one week after the race. All 21...
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FILE - In this March 26, 2017, file photo, Kentucky head coach John Calipari argues a call with referee John Higgins in the first half of the South Regional final game against North Carolina in the NCAA college basketball tournament in Memphis, Tenn. Higgins has filed a civil lawsuit Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, in federal court against a Kentucky media company after he and family members were harassed following an NCAA Tournament game he worked in March. The harassment came after Higgins worked Kentucky’s loss to North Carolina in a regional final. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)
October 03, 2017 - 10:23 pm
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A college basketball referee filed a federal lawsuit against a Kentucky media company on Tuesday, accusing it of creating conditions that led to the harassment of him and his family after he worked an NCAA Tournament game between Kentucky and North Carolina in March. In his suit...
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Former football legend O.J. Simpson signs documents at the Lovelock Correctional Center, Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, in Lovelock, Nev. Simpson was released from the Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada early Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. (Brooke Keast/Nevada Department of Corrections via AP)
October 01, 2017 - 9:45 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the release from a Nevada prison of former football legend O.J. Simpson (all times local): 6:45 p.m. A Nevada parole official says O.J. Simpson plans to live at a home in the Las Vegas area for the foreseeable future. State Parole and Probation Capt. Shawn Arruti told...
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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2007, file photo, Louisville forward David Padgett, left, gets instructions from coach Rick Pitino during an exhibition basketball game against Carleton at Freedom Hall in Louisville, Ky. Louisville on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, has named assistant David Padgett as the interim replacement for men's basketball coach Rick Pitino, staying in-house to maintain continuity in the wake of a nationwide federal investigation of college basketball. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File)
September 29, 2017 - 6:33 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on the corruption scandal in college basketball (all times Eastern): 6:30 p.m. Louisville coach Rick Pitino says he was unaware of any payments to recruits but takes responsibility for his decisions. Pitino issued a written statement to the Cardinals' flagship...
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FILE - This Oct. 6, 2011 file photo shows Senate Banking Committee member Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., listening during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a surprise announcement, the two-term lawmaker said Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, the he will not seek re-election in 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
September 27, 2017 - 6:14 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Football star Peyton Manning ruled out a bid for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by the retirement of Republican Bob Corker, saying in a sports radio interview on Wednesday that he is giving "zero consideration" to running. "I certainly have an interest in politics and in...
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