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Rafael Nadal chasing 13th French Open title, and record-tying 20th major

Long dominant at Roland Garros, the Spaniard is wary of some different challenges looming this time.

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First one out, last one in: MAC announces six-game season

Following the lead of bigger conferences, the MAC will start playing football Nov. 4

Reds broadcaster Thom Brennaman resigns following anti-gay slur on air

The 57-year-old was taken off the air because of his remark, which was caught on a return from a commercial break during a game in August.

Sunday will be a historic day for women on NFL sidelines

For the first time in NFL history, there will be two female coaches on the sideline and a female official on the field.

Injured Jimmy Garoppolo to be replaced by Nick Mullens as 49ers starting quarterback Sunday

All-Pro tight end George Kittle (sprained knee) also will miss Sunday's game.

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Coping with the pandemic, one step at a time, by walking it off

The cost-free escapism of a good long walk can be a potent antidote for cabin fever.

Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman firmly plants himself in the Conn Smythe conversation

Hedman has 10 goals and 20 points in 22 games in the postseason.

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Racist comments by UFC fighter goes unrebuked, causes stir

UFC president Dana White did little to repudiate offensive postfight comments made last Saturday by fighter Colby Covington.