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1 week ago

Could a Super Bowl ever be staged outside the U.S.?

The NFL strategy to expand the sport globally continues to gather pace.

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Blatter expects to be at FIFA election even if still banned

Sepp Blatter expects to attend the FIFA election on Feb. 26 even though his appeal against an eight-year ban is unlikely to be resolved by then.

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Inquiry finds many concert tickets are held for insiders

Had a hard time getting a ticket to a concert or sporting event? It may be because more than half of tickets to some events are reserved for various industry insiders.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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Bad ink! Patriots fan gets tattoo declaring Super Bowl win

A New England Patriots fan was a bit premature when he got a tattoo declaring the team champions of a game they never reached — yet he says he has no regrets.

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Fowler eyes fifth win in eight months, at Torrey Pines

Fresh from victory at the European Tour's Abu Dhabi Championship on Sunday, globe-trotting American Rickie Fowler will be targeting his fifth title in just eight months at this week's Farmers Insurance Open outside San Diego.

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Watch Jimmy Kimmel surprise Shaq with a life-size honor

The Lakers legend is shocked to learn that a statue of him will go up outside The Staples Center.

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Seahawks quarterback Wilson picked first in Pro Bowl draft

Hall of Fame captains Michael Irvin and Jerry Rice were the two picking the teams from a pool of All Stars set to compete in Sunday’s game in Honolulu.

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Pros & Cons: Going to the Super Bowl

A look at the good and bad of watching the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos face off in Super Bowl 50.

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1 week ago

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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1 week ago

Newton’s jersey sales not so super

Carolina quarterback Cam Newton is expected to be named the NFL's MVP this season after leading the Panthers to Super Bowl 50, but in terms of jersey sales, "Superman" is a mere mortal compared to the league's other elite signal-callers.

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1 week ago

Federal judge approves revised NCAA concussions settlement

A federal judge in Chicago gave preliminary approval on Tuesday to a revised NCAA $75 million settlement that aims to end a large class action over the college athletics association's handling of head injuries suffered by student athletes.

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1 week ago

Tennis to review anti-corruption unit

Tennis' governing bodies have announced they will commission an independent review of their anti-corruption unit to restore "public confidence in our sport" following media reports that possible evidence of match-fixing was not properly investigated.

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MLB eyes in London in 2017

MLB, which has opened its season in a non-traditional market abroad seven times, would not confirm specific details mentioned in a report on its website that stated any games in London are expected to be part of a mid-season trip.

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1 week ago

Probe of Manning HGH claim won’t be completed by Super Bowl

The National Football League (NFL) said on Tuesday their review of allegations that Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had HGH sent to his house will not be completed before he competes in the Super Bowl on Feb. 7.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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2 weeks ago

NASCAR releases 2016 schedule

Here's a look at the major scheduling changes for the upcoming race season.

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Super Bowl: Panthers’ Davis has surgery, Broncos are wearing white

The Broncos have chosen to wear their white road uniforms in Super Bowl 50 against the Carolina Panthers for a simple reason.

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2 weeks ago

MLB Commissioner Manfred on his first year

On the anniversary of becoming baseball commissioner, Rob Manfred reflects on his first year and looks ahead to possible changes to the game.

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2 weeks ago

Serena maintains hex on Sharapova to reach semis

Reigning champion Serena Williams ramped up the power in the second set to vanquish fifth seed Maria Sharapova for the 18th match in a row and reach the semi-finals of the Australian Open with a 6-4 6-1 victory on Tuesday.

Latest Headlines

7 hours ago in Local

Waldoboro Man Charged with Kidnapping and Assault

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A Waldoboro Man who was charged with kidnapping and assault could be released on bail.

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Joe Baldacci Drops Out of Race for Maine’s 2nd District

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Democrat Joe Baldacci is dropping out of the Democratic primary race for Maine's 2nd Congressional District.

21 hours ago in Local

Police are Looking for Man Who Fled After High-Speed Chase

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Police are looking for a man who fled on foot after his car crashed in Manchester after a high-speed police chase.

22 hours ago in Local

More Than 84,000 Mainers Sign Up for Health Coverage

GENERIC HEALTHCARE LARGE

The U.S. Department of health and Human Services says more than 84,000 Mainers signed up for health insurance for this year under the Affordable Care Act.

22 hours ago in Local

Maine Property Owners Could Foot Bill for School Funding Gap

GENERIC SCHOOL

Property owners in Maine could end up footing the bill for an estimated $20 million gap in school funding next year.

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