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NBA’s first female coach continues to make history

The NBA's first female summer league head coach has led her team to the title.

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WATCH: Fowling combines two sports Americans love

It's like bowling but with a twist ... or maybe a spiral.

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Blatter departure date set as FIFA tries again with reforms

FIFA President Sepp Blatter hopes to leave the troubled body in better shape when he finally stands down after a new leader of world football is elected in February.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of the big sports stories mkaing headlines today, Tuesday, July 21. SPIETH TO DEFEND TITLE…

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Watch this surfer fend off a shark mid-competition

Mick Fanning was attacked by a shark at the 2015 J-Bay Open.

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Zach Johnson wins the British Open in a playoff

American Zach Johnson claimed the second major victory of his career when he beat Australian Marc Leishman and Louis Oosthuizen of South Africa in a four-hole playoff at the British Open on Monday.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's major sporting events.

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Marshawn Lynch and the ‘sock’ wings

Beast Mode gives new meaning to "lunch on the go."

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Michael Jordan leads FIBA Hall of Fame class

The six-time NBA champion will be part of class of nine players who will be enshrined Sept. 19.

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Brett Favre to enter the Packers Hall of Fame

The former quarterback will return to Lambeau Field this weekend to have his number retired and be enshrined in the Green Bay Hall of Fame.

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U.S. sports exec in plea talks in FIFA corruption case

Court proceedings in the sprawling corruption case are ramping up.

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Fenway Park offers a different kind of home plate

There's more green at Fenway Park than the infield or the monster wall.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, July 17. JOHNSON IS THE MAN…

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Suit says NFL, DirecTV has created an illegal monopoly

A San Francisco bar has filed suit against the NFL and DirecTV over the league's Sunday Ticket package.

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Ronda Rousey takes aim at Floyd Mayweather, Jr. after ESPYs Win

The "Furious 7" star took home the ESPY for Best Fighter and made sure Floyd Mayweather, Jr. took notice.

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PREVIEW: The Open Championship

Here's a look at everything you need to know before The Open Championship at The Old Course at St. Andrews in Scotland.

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WATCH: Steph Curry honors Lauren Hill at the ESPY Awards

The cancer fighting college basketball player is honored posthumously for bringing us this year's "Best Moment" in sports.

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Caitlyn Jenner honoured at ESPY Awards, urges acceptance

Former Olympic gold medalist Caitlyn Jenner, who came out as transgender this year, was among the athletes honored during an emotional ESPY Awards ceremony.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, July 16.

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Crooked Contractor Sent to Prison

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A Springfield man is admitting to bilking a customer out of more than $50,000 for home repair work he never did.

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State Contract with AFSCME Extended 2 Months; Governor Vetoes Anti-Strike Bill

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There's still no state budget, but contract talks continue with the biggest state workers' union.

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Sherman in Good Financial Setting

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There might be one easy way to describe the budget situation...in Sherman.

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Electronics Recycling Available in Springfield — Take 2

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Springfield residents will have another opportunity to get rid of their unwanted electronics by recycling them.

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Rauner Approves Expansion of SNAP Benefits

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Newly signed legislation will expand access to food stamps in Illinois.