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NFL star Antonio Brown 'not a Nike athlete', says company
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NFL star Antonio Brown 'not a Nike athlete', says company

admin- September 19, 2019

FILE PHOTO: Sep 15, 2019; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown (17) warms up prior to the game against the ... Read More

Young Venezuelan ball players 'wanted to stay' in U.S.
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Young Venezuelan ball players 'wanted to stay' in U.S.

admin- September 18, 2019

MARACAIBO, Venezuela (Reuters) - While playing for Venezuela in baseball’s Little League World Series in the United States last month, 12-year-old Adrian Salcedo ate tacos ... Read More

New esports network VENN aims to bring 'gaming as a lens into pop culture'
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New esports network VENN aims to bring 'gaming as a lens into pop culture'

admin- September 18, 2019

(Reuters) - A new, 24/7 esports gaming network called VENN that aims to blend pop culture and gaming was announced on Tuesday, after generating $17 ... Read More

Caregivers of seriously ill spouses find life improves more when the partner dies
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Caregivers of seriously ill spouses find life improves more when the partner dies

admin- September 17, 2019

For caregivers tending to a seriously ill spouse, quality of life may improve to a greater extent if the partner dies than if the partner ... Read More

Pittsburgh pitcher Vázquez arrested on charges of soliciting teen for sex
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Pittsburgh pitcher Vázquez arrested on charges of soliciting teen for sex

admin- September 17, 2019

(Reuters) - Felipe Vázquez, a star relief pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates, was arrested in Pennsylvania on Tuesday on charges of soliciting an underage girl ... Read More

Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vázquez arrested on child solicitation charge
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Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vázquez arrested on child solicitation charge

admin- September 17, 2019

(Reuters) - Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vázquez was arrested on Tuesday in Pennsylvania on charges of solicitation of a child and providing obscene material to ... Read More

Swimming: Endurance athlete completes longest ocean swim
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Swimming: Endurance athlete completes longest ocean swim

admin- September 16, 2019

VIEUX FORT, St Lucia (Reuters) - Endurance athlete Cameron Bellamy completed the longest recorded ocean channel swim on Sunday, covering the 151.7 km (94 miles) ... Read More