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Yawkey Way outside Fenway Park changed over…

The city of Boston has approved a plan to change the name of Yawkey Way, the street near Fenway Park named in honor of former Red Sox owner Tom Yawkey, who some have said was racist

IOC to Tokyo organizers: Be 'forthright' about preparations

The head of an IOC inspection team has urged organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics to be more direct answering questions about preparations

Advocates Fight NFL Over Attitudes Toward Women

UltraViolet co-founder Shaunna Thomas says the NFL continues to follow a pattern of non-action when it comes to issues regarding women.

Tennis corruption report: 'Tsunami' of problems…

An independent panel's two-year review of corruption in tennis has found that the sport "faces a serious integrity problem" at its lowest levels

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The Weirdest Job Interviews Ever Happen For The…

NFL rookies face invasive questions and don't get to negotiate pay — but it's worth it to play in the league.

Report Calls For Sweeping Changes To NCAA Men's…

A commission led by Condoleezza Rice released a report calling for sweeping changes to NCAA men's basketball.

Budenholzer's 'harmonious' exit starts Hawks…

Hawks GM Schlenk describes Budenholzer's exit as 'harmonious' and 'as mutual as parting can be'

Tokyo organizers warned: Get set for more tough questions

The head of the International Olympic Committee inspection team visiting Tokyo as it prepares for the 2020 Games has warned local organizers to get ready for some complaints

Yawkey Way Outside Fenway Park Changed to Jersey…

The city’s Public Improvement Commission unanimously approved a proposal by current Red Sox ownership to call the stretch of roadway Jersey Street.

Penguins' Malkin skates, progressing for return…

Evgeni Malkin skated with his Pittsburgh Penguins teammates for the first time since suffering an apparent leg injury last week

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Pac-12's 5 new coaches wrap up spring practices

The Pac-12 has five new coaches this season so there was extra importance placed on spring football at UCLA, the two Arizona schools and the two Oregon schools

India hopes to host 3 sports events, including…

The Indian Olympic Association says it will bid for three major sporting events _ the 2026 Youth Olympics, the 2030 Asian Games and the 2032 Summer Olympics

NFL, Roger Goodell Criticized Over Jerry…

A former Carolina Panthers employee has written a series of letters to those she holds accountable in the wake of reports alleging harassment by owner Jerry Richardson.

Jaguars owner Shahid Khan makes offer to buy…

Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan has made an offer to buy Wembley Stadium from the English Football Association

IAAF rules to limit testosterone levels for…

The IAAF has published rules for female athletes with high natural testosterone levels which could force two-time Olympic 800-meter champion Caster Semenya to stop running middle-distance races

With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify about…

How can you sleep at night? With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify to Congress about sex-abuse cases

NFL Draft: Why Is Are Some Scouts Down on Saquon…

Will Saquon Barkley and Bradley Chubb be drafted in the top five of the 2018 NFL Draft? Pro Football Focus' Mike Renner and Steve Palazzolo explain why they are critical of the two prospects.

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US lifts sanctions placed on Colombian soccer team in 2014

The Trump administration lifted U.S. sanctions that had been placed on a popular Colombian soccer team for alleged ties to a drug cartel

Russia blames official negligence for Olympic doping case

A Russian state medical official says "fecklessness" by bureaucrats was to blame for a bobsledder failing a doping test at the Pyeongchang Olympics