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  • Friday Sports in Brief

    MLB NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball is raising the minimum salary for minor league players in 2021, according to a memo sent Friday from the commissioner’s office to all 30 teams and obtained by The Associated Press. Two years after successfully lobbying Congress to exempt minor leaguers from

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  • Friday Sports in Brief

    NBA LOS ANGELES (AP) - A witness to the deadly crash of a helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant and eight others said it sounded normal just before slamming into a hillside and wreckage at the scene showed no sign of engine failure, federal investigators said in a report released Friday.

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  • Friday Sports in Brief

    NBA LOS ANGELES (AP) - LeBron James wiped his eyes as the national anthem ended. Wearing Kobe Bryant's No. 24 jersey, James wrapped teammate Anthony Davis, in a No. 8 jersey, in an embrace. The Lakers' two current superstars were back on the court Friday night for the team's first

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  • Your Friday Briefing

    William Barr, Coronavirus, Harvey Weinstein: Here's what you need to know.

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  • Your Friday Briefing

    Democrats, Coronavirus, the Oscars: Here's what you need to know.

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  • Your Friday Briefing

    President Trump, Coronavirus, Brexit: Here's what you need to know.

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  • Tuesday Sports in Brief

    MLB SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred apologized Tuesday for what he called a disrespectful reference to the World Series trophy as a “piece of metal.” Even before being asked about it, Manfred said he made a mistake with those comments while trying to deliver a rhetorical point

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