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  • Soccer coming to Bravo, Syfy, Oxygen, CNBC, E
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:46:39 GMT
    NBCUniversal said Wednesday that it will simultaneously broadcast all 10 matches from the Premier League's May 11 season finale on its different channels....
  • Wojo hopes underclassmen will stick with Marquette
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:46:30 GMT
    Wojciechowski spoke to reporters Tuesday night before a team banquet. He says he told players he wanted to develop a relationship, and to see where it led....
  • Player gets 5-match ban for lashing out at fan
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:45:58 GMT
    Paul Connolly, who plays for Crawley, was charged by the English Football Association last week with violent conduct following his confrontation with the fan during a League One game against Brentford on April 8. Connolly appeared to slap the supporter, who had thrown the ball forcefully at the player as he went to take a throw-in....
  • Leonard Pitts Jr.: From Manhattan to Washington, Indians get snookered
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT
    That, supposedly, was the price Gov. Peter Minuit paid American Indians for the island of Manhattan in 1625....
  • Atlanta soccer announcement planned Wednesday
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:49:06 GMT
    Blank has long coveted a top-level soccer team for the city, and negotiations with the MLS intensified after he reached a deal on building a new $1 billion retractable roof stadium next to the Georgia Dome....
  • Turner helps Merced win CCC center meet
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:29:00 GMT
    The thought was the 200-meter dash would be his specialty. That all changed when a teammate failed to show up for a track meet his freshman year....
  • Merced-area collegiate sports schedule for Wednesday
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:19:00 GMT
    Merced Sun-Star is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news....
  • Fresno State: Golf teams wrap up at tourneys, lacrosse team falls to Cal
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:07:00 GMT
    Washington junior SooBin Kim was the individual medalist and the Huskies also won the team championship of the Silverado Invitational women's tournament in Napa....
  • Obama congratulates UConn on NCAA dominance
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:21:05 GMT
    The White House says Obama commended men's head coach Kevin Ollie and his team on their decisive championship victory and noted how he enjoyed watching them throughout the tournament....
  • MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:20:41 GMT
    Jesse Jackson praised Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport has taken in minority opportunities over the past two decades....
  • Va. State player pleads in opposing QB assault
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:37:35 GMT
    Judge Denise Hartsfield sentenced Britt to 45 days in jail, suspended for one year, probation for a year, and imposed the condition that he complete or be in the process of completing his education....
  • John F. Heflin, PhD.
    published on Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Born in Sweetwater, Texas, April 7, 1941, he is the son of Willis Heflin and Espanola Heflin....
  • Memorial service to mark Hillsborough anniversary
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:06:25 GMT
    Brendan Rodgers and Roberto Martinez, the managers of Liverpool and Everton, will deliver readings as Merseyside unites to remember those who died in Britain's worst sports tragedy....
  • Syrian youth soccer player killed in mortar attack
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:06:14 GMT
    SFA president Salah Ramadan says 15-year-old Tarek Ghrair died Tuesday when a mortar exploded near his home in Ghouta, a western district of Homs where the city's main stadium is located, according to the SANA state news agency....
  • NDSU names new head women's basketball coach
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:06:09 GMT
    Walseth has been at Penn State the past seven seasons, helping lead the Lady Lions to three Big Ten championships, four NCAA tournament appearances and two NCAA Sweet 16 appearances....
  • Chris Erskine: A lesson in household budgeting
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT
    A family meeting is called to rein in expenses using a family budget while also trying to keep the 23-year-old and 28-year-old financially afloat....
  • Fired Minn. football coach may grab job back
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:11:48 GMT
    Hoffner was fired by the school last May without publicly disclosing the reasons....
  • Merced High girls beat Golden Valley 2-1 in soccer
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:20:00 GMT
    The Merced striker missed the beginning of the year while recovering from ACL surgery in her right knee....
  • Sun take Ogwumike with top pick in WNBA draft
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 03:16:00 GMT
    Minutes after taking Chiney Ogwumike with the top pick in the WNBA draft Monday night, the Sun made a blockbuster deal to trade 2012 MVP Tina Charles to the New York Liberty....
  • Vols assistants get extensions, Thigpen gets raise
    published on Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:15:43 GMT
    The contracts of Thigpen, offensive coordinator Mike Bajakian, defensive coordinator John Jancek, receivers coach Zach Azzanni, tight ends/special teams coach Mark Elder, running backs coach Robert Gillespie, strength coach Dave Lawson, offensive line coach Don Mahoney, secondary coach Willie Martinez and defensive line coach Steve Stripling run ... (more)...