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PawSox owners say they’d consider buying land for ballpark

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The new Pawtucket Red Sox owners say they’d consider buying the state land where they want to build a new ballpark in downtown Providence.

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Garber: MLS wants top Americans despite Klinsmann’s view

In this June 11, 2014, file photo, MLS Commissioner Don Garber speaks to reporters prior to an MLS soccer game between the Montreal Impact and DC United in Montreal. Garber says the MLS will keep on pursuing the top American players, even if U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann thinks they will improve more with European clubs.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Graham Hughes, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber says the league will keep on pursuing the top American players, even if U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann thinks they will improve more with European clubs.

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St. Louis stadium task force members remain optimistic

Bob Blitz, a leader in the effort to build a new NFL stadium in St. Louis, smiles along side an artist's rendering of the project while speaking with the media  Friday, April 24, 2015, in St. Louis, two days after making a presentation to the league. Blitz and his partner in the effort, Dave Peacock, say they remain optimistic about a plan that they say would keep a team and help redevelop a blighted part of the city.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Leaders of the effort to build a new NFL stadium in St. Louis said Friday they remain optimistic about a plan they say would retain a team and help redevelop a blighted part of the city.

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MLS will have plan in 6 months to expand beyond 24 teams

NEW YORK (AP) — Having committed to reach 24 teams by the end of the decade, Major League Soccer intends to develop additional expansion plans within six months.

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Comcast deal may be dead, but cable consolidation will go on

This Feb. 11, 2011 file photo shows the Comcast logo on one of the company's vehicles, in Pittsburgh. Wall Street appears increasingly convinced Comcast’s $45.2 billion purchase of Time Warner Cable is dead.  telling indicator is the gap between the value Comcast’s all-stock bid assigned to each Time Warner Cable share and Time Warner Cable stock’s current price. That was at its widest point yet Thursday, April 23, 2015, a signal that investors are giving just 20 to 30 percent odds that the deal will go through, said Nomura analyst Adam Ilkowitz. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Even though Comcast’s $45.2 billion bid for Time Warner Cable is dead, consolidation among the companies that pipe in our TV, phone and Internet will carry on.

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