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You can study ‘Deflategate’ in college

A sports law professor has crafted the four-credit class for the fall term.

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Boston bomber: ‘No one’ should suffer as his victims

Closing arguments are set for Wednesday. Jurors will then decide whether to sentence convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death or to life in prison.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Monday, May 11.

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Nadal drops out top 5 for first time in 10 years

After a handful of losses, the 28-year-old has dropped to seventh in the ATP rankings.

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WATCH: LeBron James’ playoff buzzer beater from all angles

The game winning shot in the final second tied up the series 2-2.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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

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This week’s top sports shots

A look back on some of this week's best plays and biggest moments in sports.

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Brady’s agent strikes back

The Super Bowl winning QB declined to discuss the Deflategate investigation, but that didn't stop his agent from going off.

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A-Rod passes Mays

Alex Rodriguez passed Willie Mays for fourth on the all-time home run list while helping the New York Yankees earn a victory against a division rival.

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Cavs under fire for ‘All In’ video

The Cavaliers apologized for a video skit showing a man throwing a woman across a room for wearing a Chicago Bulls T-shirt.

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Preview: NHL games of the night

Here's a look at tonight's slate of Stanley Cup playoff games.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the sports stories making news today, Friday, May 8.

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What’s next for Brady, Patriots after ‘Deflategate’ report

Deflategate might do what none of the other controversies and near-misses could: tarnish the legacy of the four-time Super Bowl champion and reigning MVP.

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WATCH: Shaq tumbles on set of TNT halftime report

This might be the most convincing fall in the history of Shaquille O'Neal's career.

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Preview: NHL games of the night

A look at the slate of Stanley Cup playoff games happening tonight.

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New appeal in Sandusky case

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is arguing his 45-count conviction for child sexual abuse should be thrown out.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Thursday, May 7

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NFL: Patriots likely deflated balls

The investigation into "DeflateGate" is finally over and reveals what many people suspected.

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WATCH: ‘Super’ soccer mascot is super drunk

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Austria Vienna's mascot - a cape-wearing lion named "Super Leo" - has fallen and he can't get up.

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Ban on “Conversion Therapy” Passes Legislature

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The Illinois Senate has approved a ban on therapy designed to "convert'' gay young people to heterosexuals.

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Union Legislation Would Prohibit Strike or Rauner Lockout

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The House has approved a measure that changes government-employee contract negotiations just a month before the deadline for a new contract.

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Mark Hart Named Interim Springfield Fire Chief

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Springfield has an interim fire chief.

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Hastert Resigns from Wheaton College Board

FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2007, file photo, Rep. J. Dennis Hastert, front, R-Ill., announces that he will not seek reelection for a 12th term as he stands on the steps of the old Kendall County courthouse with, from left, his son Josh; wife Jean; and daughter-in-law Heidi, grandson Jack, in Yorkville, Ill. A newly unveiled indictment against Hastert released Thursday, May 28, 2015, accuses the Republican of agreeing to pay $3.5 million in hush money to keep a person from the town where he was a longtime schoolteacher silent about "prior misconduct."

The resignation was the latest fallout from a federal indictment accusing Hastert of violating banking laws.

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Rauner: No Special Session if No Agreement Reached by Sunday

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Gov. Bruce Rauner says he will not call lawmakers back into session if there's no agreement on a budget by Sunday.