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Birmingham, Alabama, signs contract to host ’21 World Games

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Birmingham, Alabama, has made it official — signing the agreement to hold the World Games in 2021.

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Mike Slive: Still SEC boss after cancer battle, feels good

In this Dec. 2013, file photo, SEC Commissioner Mike Slive holds his granddaughter Abigail before the first half of the Southeastern Conference NCAA football championship game between Auburn and Missouri in Atlanta. The outgoing SEC Commissioner is tackling the final three months of his tenure after undergoing radiation and chemotherapy treatment for prostate cancer, along with back surgery. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Mike Slive made it clear he’s still the boss of the Southeastern Conference, even with his successor seated next to him.

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