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May 24, 2019; New York, NY, USA; Megan Rapinoe takes questions during the U.S. Women's National Team World Cup media day at Twitter NYC.
Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports
May 26, 2019 - 7:10 pm
By Emanuella Grinberg (CNN) - - With the Women's World Cup around the corner, American soccer star Megan Rapinoe called out the sport's top brass for not doing enough to level the pitch for men and women players. Rapinoe and the US women's national team are vying for their fourth World Cup win in...
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May 26, 2019; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Vince Velasquez (21) walks off the mound during a pitching change in the fifth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park.
Benny Sieu/USA TODAY Sports
May 26, 2019 - 6:37 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brandon Woodruff was one pitch away from perfection over eight innings, and he didn't exactly regret the one that went awry. Woodruff allowed a solo homer but was otherwise perfect before being lifted, Christian Yelich hit his major league-leading 21st home run and the Milwaukee...
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Bart Starr, the Hall of Fame Green Bay Packers quarterback who won the first two Super Bowl titles in the 1960s, died at the age of 85 in Birmingham, Alabama, the Packers said.
Vernon Biever/AP via CNN
May 26, 2019 - 1:48 pm
By Eric Levenson, CNN (CNN) -- Bart Starr, the Hall of Fame Green Bay Packers quarterback who won the first two Super Bowl titles in the 1960s, died Sunday morning at the age of 85 in Birmingham, Alabama, the Packers said. Starr, who won five National Football League championships for the Packers,...
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Matt Rourke/AP Photo
May 25, 2019 - 9:59 pm
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Brian Fernández scored twice and the Portland Timbers beat Philadelphia 3-1 on Saturday night to knock the Union from the top spot in the Eastern Conference standings. The game ended Portland's 12-game, season-opening trip because of stadium renovations. The Timbers will return...
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Jeffrey Phelps/AP Photo
May 25, 2019 - 7:37 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jake Arrieta pitched eight effective innings, Andrew McCutchen homered and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-2 on Saturday. Two pitches in, @TheCUTCH22 gives us a lead. #RingTheBell pic.twitter.com/Ki2oMlCG0t — Philadelphia Phillies (@Phillies) May 25, 2019...
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Philadelphia Soul QB Dan Raudabaugh has 20 touchdown passes this season.
Courtesy of Vernon Ray
Matt Leon
May 23, 2019 - 3:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Soul will look to rebound from back-to-back losses on Sunday when they visit the Baltimore Brigade in Arena Football League action. The Soul fell to 2-2 this past Saturday with a 53-46 road loss to the Washington Valor. Philadelphia actually rallied...
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Jan 21, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long (56) celebrates on the bench against the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Championship game at Lincoln Financial Field.
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Mike Dougherty
May 22, 2019 - 7:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Recently retired from the NFL, former Eagles defensive end and Walter Payton "Man of the Year" Chris Long says he smoked weed regularly during his career and knew how to beat the tests. "Listen, if not for that, I'm not as capable of coping with the stresses of day-to...
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West Chester University celebrates winning the Atlantic Regional of the NCAA Division II Softball Tournament.
Courtesy of West Chester University
Matt Leon
May 22, 2019 - 2:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For a second straight season, the West Chester University softball team has advanced to the National Finals of the NCAA Division II Tournament. The Golden Rams will open play in the double-elimination, eight-team finals on Thursday, taking on the University of West...
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Borgata casino in Atlantic City
Wayne Parry/AP
May 22, 2019 - 1:11 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's Borgata casino is investing $12 million in a new sports betting and entertainment project. Casino officials tell The Associated Press it will open a sports bar and sports betting facility named Moneyline Bar & Book on June 29. The name is a reference...
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Doug Pederson gave his Carson Wentz the green light to hit the field for this week's workouts.
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Ed Benkin
May 21, 2019 - 6:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Doug Pederson was ready for the question and was more than happy to give the answer. The Eagles head coach is used to hearing questions from the media about the health of Carson Wentz. Pederson would not reveal last week if Wentz would be a full go for the start of...
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