SYDNEY (AP) — A new policy to tackle discrimination in rugby will be unveiled on the opening day of Bingham Cup gay rugby tournament.
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ravens running back Ray Rice is sitting out two games for domestic violence. A positive marijuana test triggered a yearlong ban for Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon, costing him the 2014 season.
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Even actor Tom Hanks has an opinion about whether the athletes at the 2015 Women’s World Cup should play on artificial turf or grass.
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BEIJING (AP) — China is wooing filmmakers at the same time as it’s cracking down on them.
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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Several civil rights leaders and celebrities were among thousands of mourners who turned out for the funeral of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Missouri.
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