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Abuse by binge-drinking, vomiting cited in alleged BC hazing

Freshmen on the Boston College swimming and diving team were allegedly directed to binge-drink alcohol, then consume their own vomit, the school’s student news outlet reported.


Aaron Boone tossed as surging Blue Jays ride Kevin Gausman past Yankees

The Yankees took a few hits, watching manager Aaron Boone get ejected again and learning rookie center fielder Jasson Domínguez had Tommy John surgery.

WNBA PLAYOFFS | Sun 90, Lynx 75

Alyssa Thomas and DeWanna Bonner help the Sun advance to their fifth straight WNBA semifinals

Connecticut will play the New York Liberty on Sunday in a best-of-five series. The Sun lost all four regular-season games against the Liberty this season.

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A commemorative salute to Billie Jean King and her impact, and other thoughts

It was 50 years ago that King struck a blow for equality in a match that she won "fair and square," according to her vanquished opponent.

On 50th anniversary of Billie Jean King’s ‘Battle of the Sexes’ win, a push to honor her in Congress

Billie Jean King’s victory in the “Battle of the Sexes” was a milestone moment as women pushed for equality on the playing field and beyond.

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Boston sports executives talk competition and collaboration at Globe Summit

Presidents and chief marketing officers of Boston's big five teams joined Globe reporter Michael Silverman for a wide-ranging discussion.

ABC will air an additional 10 ‘Monday Night Football’ games because of writers and actors strikes

The additional games will be on network television because of the ongoing strikes by the Writers Guild of America and the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists against the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers.


Sepp Kuss puts United States back on cycling map by winning Spanish Vuelta

The 29-year-old from Durango, Colo., is the first Grand Tour winner since Chris Horner earned the Vuelta victory in 2013.