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Tennis players sign petition calling for financial help during coronavirus crisis | Sport

More than 650 people have signed a petition calling for struggling tennis players to be given financial help during the coronavirus crisis. Professional tennis was suspended this month and will not resume until at least 7 June. While the shutdown will not be easy for anyone, for players below the …

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Tom Brady to reportedly sign with Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Sport

Tom Brady is reportedly expected to sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. ESPN reported the Buccaneers were expected to sign the six-time Super Bowl champion quarterback “barring any unforeseen circumstances” on the same day Brady announced he was leaving the New England Patriots, ending one of the most successful chapters …

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America faces a new normal as coronavirus outbreaks show no sign of slowing down

Fans leave the Golden 1 Center on Wednesday in California after the NBA basketball game between the New Orleans Pelicans and Sacramento Kings was postponed at the last minute.

There’s no way around it, Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institutes of Health told CNN Thursday night. “We will have a lot more cases.” At least 1,680 cases have been reported across 47 states and the District of Columbia. At least 41 people have died: 31 in Washington state, …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: China’s Xi Jinping Visits Outbreak’s Center in Sign of Confidence

Coronavirus Live Updates: China’s Xi Jinping Visits Outbreak’s Center in Sign of Confidence

China’s leader, Xi Jinping, visits Wuhan for the first time since the outbreak erupted there. The Chinese leader Xi Jinping arrived on Tuesday in Wuhan, visiting the center of the global coronavirus epidemic for the first time since the outbreak began and sending a powerful signal that the government believes …

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MLB future depends on curbing technology after Astros sign stealing

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The enormous fallout from the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal has pushed baseball into a moment of crisis. The root cause of the scandal is embedded in the nine-page report by commissioner Rob Manfred: technocrats gaining power in how the game is played. Amid all the outrage and the reviews of …

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US and Taliban poised to sign historic agreement

If the Taliban regain power, I could lose everything

President Donald Trump announced Friday that he had dispatched Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to “witness the signing of an agreement with representatives of the Taliban” and Defense Secretary Mark Esper to “issue a joint declaration with the government of Afghanistan.” “If the Taliban and the government of Afghanistan live …

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Is Need for More Sleep a Sign of Pending Dementia?

News Picture: Is Need for More Sleep a Sign of Pending Dementia?

By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Feb. 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Seniors who begin sleeping more than nine hours a night may face a higher risk of dementia down the road, a new study suggests. The researchers estimated that the risk of dementia grew by almost 2.5 times for those …

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Astros hear boos, confiscate fan’s sign in first spring training game since cheating scandal

Astros hear boos, confiscate fan's sign in first spring training game since cheating scandal

Real live baseball returned this weekend as spring training games started across Arizona and Florida. Yeah, Cactus League and Grapefruit League games are meaningless in the standings, but it’s baseball, and spring games are fun in their own way.  The Houston Astros opened their exhibition schedule Saturday night against the Washington …

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Aaron Judge gives Aaron Boone thumbs-up sign after batting tee work

Aaron Judge gives Aaron Boone thumbs-up sign after batting tee work

TAMPA — Aaron Judge’s path back to taking full batting practice took a small step Friday when he hit off a batting tee and flashed manager Aaron Boone a thumbs-up when done. “Everything is moving there the way it should,’’ Yankees manager Aaron Boone said of Judge, who hasn’t taken …

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Football transfer rumours: Barcelona given permission to sign Braithwaite? | Football

In today’s Absurd Football News, Barcelona have been given permission to sign a replacement for Ousmane Dembélé, a man so knacked by hamstring-twang that Barça players even took to the pitch at the weekend in funereal fashion, every single member of the squad donning specially-prepared Dembélé shirts. He’s pulled his …

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