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The NFL won’t blackout games this season

Team owners voted to suspend the league's blackout policy.

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Watch March Madness sportscasters imitate each other

These Marv Albert and Charles Barkley impressions are impressive.

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MLB Spring Training: Long deal for Marlins outfielder

Outfielder Christian Yelich has signed a seven-year contract extension said to be worth $49.5 million.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Monday, March 23.

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Ex-NFL player Sharper gets 9 years in Arizona sex assault

Former NFL All-Pro Darren Sharper pleaded guilty to sexual assault and attempted sexual assault.

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March Madness: How ‘sweet’ it is

It was a wild weekend of basketball, with the NCAA men's basketball tournament down to the "Sweet 16."

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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

A look at the big sporting events taking place this weekend.

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Prosecutors focus on Aaron Hernandez’s mood

Prosecutors say the former NFL star suddenly became aggressive and agitated two nights before the killing of his friend.

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Falcons, Bills land tight ends

The Dolphins, Browns, and Giants are among the teams that also signed new players.

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Georgia State coach’s reaction to game winning shot is the best thing about March Madness so far

Ron Hunter is so stunned he falls out of his chair after star player - who is also his son - sinks a game-winning 3 pointer.

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Big surprises in the Big Dance

For the first time in 20 years a pair of 14th seeds has moved into the Round of 32 in the NCAA men's basketball tournament.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Friday, March 20. LONGSHOTS GEORGIA STATE, UAB LEAVE…

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Possible changes coming to NFL replay

The league's competition committee will propose significant changes to replay at next week's owners meetings.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, March 19.

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Dayton, Robert Morris rally to advance

Dayton became the first team in 28 years to play an NCAA Tournament game on its home court.

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The President’s March Madness bracket

The basketball fan in chief has made his predictions for the 2015 NCAA tournament. Do you agree with them?

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Winslow Still Wants Body Cameras for SPD

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Winslow says he wants to use body cameras as a means to protect officers on every call, every time.

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New Class of State Prison Guards Graduates

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There are now some new people to work at some of the state's prisons.

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Springfield Man Tased, Eludes Police, Turns Self In

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A Springfield man is in custody, charged with disarming and aggravated battery of a peace officer among other charges.

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Chicago’s Cardinal Francis George Dies

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Cardinal Francis George, a vigorous defender of Roman Catholic orthodoxy who played a key role in the church's response to the clergy sex abuse scandal, has died.

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NIU Offers Course on “Game of Thrones”

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Northern Illinois University has an honors-level course called "Game of Thrones, Television, and Medieval History."