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Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo kicks off Fourth of July holiday

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — State records are always hard to break at the Mississippi Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo.

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Redskins name hinders DC’s efforts for stadium site lease

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Park Service won’t grant the District of Columbia a new lease for the site of the Washington Redskins’ former stadium in part because Interior Secretary Sally Jewell opposes the team’s name.

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New sports uniforms level the playing field for Muslim girls

In this June 16, 2015 photo, Zubeda Chaffe, left, waits to get back into basketball practice in her new Lady Warriors uniform in Minneapolis. The girls came up with their own culturally sensitive sportswear designs that cover their arms, legs, hair and neck preserving the modesty their religion requires. One is a bright red uniform for the Lady Warriors and the other is a teal-and-black uniform with stripes _ good for all sports including swimming. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Girls in stylish athletic wear walk the runway as the sounds of Taylor Swift and Katy Perry blare from speakers. The crowd claps and cheers as the young models strike poses with basketballs, lacrosse sticks and boxing gloves. Finally, the big reveal: the Lady Warriors community traveling basketball team takes the stage in their cardinal red uniforms.

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Pre-Civil War baseball team card going on the auction block

This June 30, 2015 photo provided by Heritage Auctions shows the front of a circa 1860 Brooklyn Atlantics baseball card. The pre-Civil War card will be sold at auction on July 30, at the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago. (Butch Ziaks/Heritage Auctions via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — For decades, a circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card was stored inside a secret drawer of a bedroom set and then between the pages of a photo album.

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National Comedy Center promises laughs, learning

In this June 26, 2015 photo, a banner hangs outside the Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Museum in Ball's hometown of Jamestown, N.Y. The nonprofit National Comedy Center Inc., which runs the museum, plans to break ground this summer on the National Comedy Center to be located nearby. The national center will explore the art and science of comedy across all platforms and generations. (AP Photo/Carolyn Thompson)

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Did you hear the one about Bob Hope, Rodney Dangerfield and Andy Kauffman performing on the same stage?

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