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YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — As much as losing to Japan stung American softball players, the International Olympic Committee's decision to drop the sport again for 2024 angered them even more.

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FOREST CITY — The last week of the Coastal Plain League regular season is upon us and the Forest City Owls are looking to close out the season with some big wins.

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When Greg Olsen and Thomas Davis Sr. signed one-day contracts to retire as Carolina Panthers in March, owner David Tepper made a point to reference what they had done for the community. The efforts of Olsen, Davis and former Panthers QB Cam Newton stood out to him when he purchased the team …

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Max Fried’s walk-off hit Sunday rewarded the Braves an 8-7 victory over the Marlins. It also propelled them past the Nationals for second place in the National League East.

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Braves fans undoubtedly look forward to seeing the likes of Freddie Freeman, Ronald Acuna and Marcell Ozuna swing the bat this season. But fans can expect to see some awful hitters, too.

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Joey Logano has won a few times at Phoenix Raceway and knows a good restart when he feels one. With 25 laps to go Sunday, he got a good run on the green flag, dipped down low on the dogleg and felt great.

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Christopher Bell chased down Joey Logano on the winding Daytona road course Sunday for his first career Cup victory and a coveted spot in NASCAR’s playoffs.

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MELBOURNE, Australia — Maybe, just maybe, the thinking went, Novak Djokovic would be just a tad more susceptible to trouble this time around at the Australian Open.

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Serena Williams walked out of her post-match press conference in tears after losing to Naomi Osaka in the Australian Open semifinals on Thursday.

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Henry Aaron, who rose up from the depths of Southern poverty to become one of the towering figures in baseball history as well a bittersweet symbol of both American racial intolerance and triumph, has died today. He was 86.

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ATLANTA — Having had the pleasure of employing numerous Hall of Fame pitchers during a majority of their respective careers, the Braves have witnessed their fair share of great pitching performances. Some have created history during the regular season, while others have further enriched the …

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DETROIT — For most, in a normal year, Thanksgiving is spent with family and friends, eating turkey, sweet potato casserole, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie, but for CHASE alumnus Carlos Watkins, who is a defensive lineman for the Houston Texans, he spent his Thanksgiving playing against the …

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AUGUSTA, Ga. — The stories are legendary, and not all that flattering. Dustin Johnson and his brother, Austin, look like an excellent team now, a Masters green jacket and a ridiculously good 2020 golf year amid a pandemic all the proof you need.