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  • Wednesday Sports in Brief

    NBA NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Zion Williamson capped his long-awaited NBA debut by scoring 17 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter and stirring the crowd into a frenzy - only to see his team come up short. LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 14 rebounds, DeMar DeRozan added

    The Washington Times
  • Wednesday Sports in Brief

    MLB BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox insist they won the 2018 World Series fairly, even as they begin their search for a new manager after Alex Cora was let go for his role in a sign-stealing scandal. Cora left the team on Tuesday after baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred identified him as the ringleader in a cheating scheme with the 2017 Houston Astros. Cora took over in Boston the next year, leading the team to a franchise-record 108 victories and the World Series title. Major League...

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  • Wednesday Sports in Brief

    MLB BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox insist they won the 2018 World Series fairly, even as they begin their search for a new manager after Alex Cora was let go for his role in a sign-stealing scandal. Cora left the team on Tuesday after baseball Commissioner Rob

    The Washington Times
  • Wednesday Sports in Brief

    NFL BOSTON (AP) — Whether Tom Brady will return as quarterback of the New England Patriots next season is still an open question. But the 42-year-old on Wednesday gave another indication that he isn't done playing football. In an Instagram post to fans, Brady said “I still have more to prove” following a season that ended with the Patriots failing to reach the Super Bowl for the first time since 2015. “In both life and football, failure is inevitable," he wrote. “You dont always...

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  • Your Wednesday Briefing

    John Roberts, Coronavirus, Mike Pompeo: Here's what you need to know.

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  • Weekend Sports In Brief

    NBA CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) - The helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant and eight others that crashed into a rugged hillside outside Los Angeles was flying in foggy conditions considered dangerous enough that local police agencies grounded their choppers. The helicopter plunged into a steep hillside at about 9:45 a.m. Sunday with

    The Washington Times
  • Friday Sports in Brief

    COURTS NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The New Orleans Saints are going to court to keep the public from seeing hundreds of emails that allegedly show team executives doing public relations damage control for the area's Roman Catholic archdiocese to help it contain the fallout from a burgeoning sexual abuse crisis.

    The Washington Times