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San Francisco may seek to renegotiate Super Bowl contract over costs

Legislation will be introduced in San Francisco's City Council next week demanding that the city renegotiate its contact with the National Football League for hosting Super Bowl 50 due to rising costs, a city superintendent said.

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PREVIEW: PGA CareerBuilder Challenge

The 2016PGA Tour makes its mainland debut in La Quinta, California, where Phil Mickelson will join 17 of the 30 top players in the FedExCup standings who are also in the field.

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Bills break ground with first full-time female coach

The Buffalo Bills are the first NFL team to appoint a full-time female coach when they announced Kathryn Smith as their new head of quality control-special teams.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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

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Patriots not underestimating Manning

Despite his injuries, the New England Patriots aren't doubting the Broncos quarterback's ability.

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Curry stays atop NBA jersey list, Porzingis debuts at No. 4

Stephen Curry is still on top in jersey sales and Kristaps Porzingis is already making a run at him.

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Top seeds progress, Djokovic denies match-fixing report

World number one Novak Djokovic swept regally into the third round of the Australian Open on Wednesday.

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Reds to induct Pete Rose into team’s hall of fame

Pete Rose is headed into the team hall of fame in his hometown, the Cincinnati Reds said Tuesday.

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Tennis stars raise questions amidst match-fixing allegations

Andy Murray finds it "hypocritical" that tennis authorities are trying to stamp out match-fixing run by gambling syndicates.

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MLB: Tigers get Upton, Gordon cashes in with Miami

A person with knowledge of the deal says the Tigers have agreed to a six-year, $132.75 million contract with free-agent outfielder Justin Upton.

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Blatter still being paid despite FIFA ban

FIFA's Sepp Blatter may have been banned for eight years from the game but he is still receiving his president's salary from world soccer's governing body, a spokesman for FIFA's Audit and Compliance Committee told Reuters on Monday.

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3 weeks ago

Warriors rout Cavs in Finals rematch

Stephen Curry scored 35 points, including seven three-pointers, in just three quarters as Golden State pounded the Cavaliers 132-98 in Cleveland on Monday in an NBA Finals rematch

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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

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Tired of your team? Jump on the bandwagon

Favorite team out of the playoffs? Just switch sides - it's easy!

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Golfer Donaldson loses fight with chainsaw

British golfer Jamie Donaldson, who won the point that secured the 2014 Ryder Cup for Europe, faces a couple of weeks out of the sport after cutting his hand in an accident involving a chainsaw.

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This chicken was 3 of 4 at picking playoff losers

She's better at odds than a Vegas bookmaker.

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Cardinals-Packers game an instant classic

The Cardinals' overtime playoff win over the Packers is also an instant record breaker.

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Gomez beats Snedeker in playoff to win Sony Open

Argentina's Fabian Gomez clinched his second PGA Tour title with a gripping playoff victory over Brandt Snedeker at the Sony Open in Honolulu, Hawaii on Sunday after producing a clutch birdie-birdie finish in regulation.

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3 weeks ago

World tennis hit by match-fixing reports

World tennis was rocked on Monday by allegations that the game's authorities have failed to deal with widespread match-fixing, just as the Australian Open, the first grand slam tournament of the year, kicked off in Melbourne.

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The NFL divisional playoffs are set

The AFC and NFC championship game matchups are set and will decide who punches a ticket to Super Bowl 50.

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CWLP Dominates City Budget Hearing

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A public hearing on Springfield's Fiscal Year 2017 budget was mostly dominated by one issue: City Water Light and Power.

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Link Jokes: I Outlasted Obama Here

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

Legislative classmate feels like a proud big brother today

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On Eve of Obama Visit, Rauner Pushes Agenda

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Won't give up on "structural change"

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Davis, LaHood Talk Presidential Visit

Barack Obama makes Thanksgiving Day phone calls to U.S. troops

The two Republican Congressmen whose districts include Springfield are ready to welcome President Obama to the Capitol.

22 hours ago in Local

U of I Menorah Vandalized Again

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A 9-foot-tall menorah at a University of Illinois Jewish student center has been damaged for a third time in less than a year.