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  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    MLB WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Avoiding any specifics about their team’s sign-stealing during its 2017 World Series championship season, Houston Astros players Alex Bregman and José Altuve apologized Thursday for the scheme that was investigated and punished by Major League Baseball. Astros owner Jim Crane and new manager

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  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    MLB ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Major League Baseball intends to impose new limits on what live video is available to teams, and Commissioner Rob Manfred hopes to complete his investigation into alleged electronic sign stealing by the Boston Red Sox before spring training camps open next week. "I think you

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  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    NBA The NBA announced major changes to the All-Star format on Thursday, turning every quarter into a mini-game for charity before an untimed final quarter with a target score that will decide which team wins. Scores will be reset - back to 0-0 - at the start of the second

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  • Your Thursday Briefing

    Coronavirus, Justice Department, Democrats: Here's what you need to know.

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  • Your Thursday Briefing

    Donald Trump, Iowa Caucus, Kirk Douglas: 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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  • Weekend Sports In Brief

    NBA CHICAGO (AP) - Players were taking charges, bodies were hitting the floor, calls and non-calls were being screamed about on both ends. The fourth quarter of the NBA All-Star Game was as intense as the final moments of a playoff game, the biggest stars in the league holding absolutely

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