Stanford Routs Iowa in 102nd Rose Bowl Game, 45 – 16
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Stanford Routs Iowa in 102nd Rose Bowl Game, 45 – 16

By Dr. Valerie Wardlaw NNPA News Wire Sports Reporter PASEDENA, Calif. – The sixth-ranked Stanford…

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Khalia Lanier is Gatorade Volleyball POY
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Khalia Lanier is Gatorade Volleyball POY

Compiled from Gatorade.com In its 31st year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes,…

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Kobe: ‘I had to accept the fact I don’t want to do this anymore’
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Kobe: ‘I had to accept the fact I don’t want to do this anymore’

[YAHOO SPORTS] Kobe Bryant’s announcement that he will retire at the end of this NBA…

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Exclusive: Sugar Ray Leonard Reflects on “No Más” 35 Years Later
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Exclusive: Sugar Ray Leonard Reflects on “No Más” 35 Years Later

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Contributing Writer Sugar Ray Leonard had no doubt that he’d…

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Chris Paul donates Computer Lab to Crenshaw Afterschool Program
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Chris Paul donates Computer Lab to Crenshaw Afterschool Program

By Shannen Hill Special to the NNPA News Wire from the L.A. Watts Times Basketball…

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Ex-Olympian reveals she’s living in bug-infested trailer, broke and unemployed
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Ex-Olympian reveals she’s living in bug-infested trailer, broke and unemployed

[YAHOO] Debi Thomas’ life isn’t what it used to be. The former Olympic figure skater…

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Arizona’s Only All-Black Officiating Crew
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Arizona’s Only All-Black Officiating Crew

By Vincent R. Crawford Special to the NNPA News Wire from the Arizona Informant “When…

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Obama Says Women’s Soccer Team Taught Nation Lesson
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Obama Says Women’s Soccer Team Taught Nation Lesson

By Erika R. Whitehead Howard University News Service WASHINGTON – It may or may not…

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Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders dies of cancer at age 60
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Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders dies of cancer at age 60

[ESPN.COM] – Flip Saunders, who tallied more than 1,000 victories over a 35-year coaching career…

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Error Jordan: Key Figures Still Argue Over Who Was Responsible for Nike Deal
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Error Jordan: Key Figures Still Argue Over Who Was Responsible for Nike Deal

(USA Today) – The partnership between Nike and Michael Jordan has grown into the richest…

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