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Boston Marathon organizers announce elite field for 2020 race

Nine previous Boston Marathon champions will be part of an accomplished lead pack at this year’s race.


Coco Gauff, Naomi Osaka brace for another Grand Slam clash

The American teenager will get a chance to avenge her US Open loss to Osaka in Australia.

Antonio Brown involved in police investigation after incident at his Florida home

Investigating officers attempted to speak to the wide receiver, but he locked himself in his home and refused to speak to them.


Los Angeles City Council wants Red Sox, Astros titles vacated

The city panel reacted to the recent sign-stealing scandal in which two titles were won over the Dodgers.

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Johanna Konta makes a long trip just to be sent packing

Johanna Konta, the No. 1-ranked British tennis player, hasn’t won a match since the US Open.

Mavs’ Porzingis says knee ready for game after false start

Kristaps Porzingis stopped short of saying he was ready to return from a right knee issue that has sidelined him for 10 games because the Dallas Mavericks forward was a late scratch the last time he thought he was close.

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Hawks’ Chandler Parsons suffered ‘severe and permanent injuries’ in car crash

Parsons’s attorneys said the crash last Wednesday could jeopardize his career.