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Los Angeles Times

Donovan Mitchell outduels Larry Nance Jr. to win NBA's Slam Dunk Contest
Los Angeles Times
Utah guard Donovan Mitchell elevates along the baseline while performing during the Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday night at Staples Center. (Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times). Donovan Mitchell wasn't much of a shooter. He wasn't really a ball-handler or a ...
Skills, thrills and windmills -- what an All-Star Saturday Night it was!ESPN
Mitchell wins dunk title; Booker sets 3-point markABC News
The 2018 Dunk Contest Participants' Overreliance on the Past Makes for an Uninspiring NightSports Illustrated
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Chicago fans ejected following racist taunts at Capitals' Devante Smith-Pelly
Washington's Devante Smith-Pelly was subjected to racially charged taunts in Chicago. Stephen R. Sylvanie / USA TODAY Sports. An awful incident during Saturday's Capitals-Blackhawks game in Chicago resulted in a group of fans being ejected after ...
Barry Trotz calls fans' racist taunts at Devante Smith-Pelly 'disgusting'ESPN
NHL condemns Chicago fans' racist comments toward Capitals' Devante Smith-PellyUSA TODAY
NHL condemns fans chanting racial taunt against black playerMinneapolis Star Tribune
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The Denver Post

Kiszla: Why kiss with his boyfriend means more to Gus Kenworthy than medal at Winter Olympics
The Denver Post
You might disagree with Kenworthy's politics, but can any red-blooded capitalist argue with him leveraging his Olympic fame in the name of politics and profit? Share this: Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) · Click to share on Reddit ...
Gus Kenworthy's kiss with boyfriend a 'moment to celebrate'CNN
Fans celebrate freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy and boyfriend sharing televised kissWashington Post
Gus Kenworthy Didn't Repeat His 2014 Medal Run, But His Journey Since Has Him in a Better PlaceSports Illustrated
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IOC acknowledges but won't confirm report of Russian Olympic curler suspected of doping
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – The International Olympic Committee on Sunday acknowledged a report that an Olympic Athlete from Russia tested positive for meldonium while not specifically addressing the case. In a statement, the IOC said it took note of a ...
Russian athlete suspected of failing drugs test, TASS saysCNN International
Russian Athlete May Lose Olympic Medal After Failed Doping TestNew York Times
Russian medalist at Games suspected of doping: sourceReuters
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E! Online

Lindsey Vonn Fires Back at Twitter Trolls After Not Winning Medal in First 2018 Olympics Race
E! Online
Despite her recent loss at the 2018 Winter Olympics, Lindsey Vonn is not letting the trolls get her down. The games in Pyeongchang, South Korea mark the fourth Olympics the 33-year-old athlete, the most successful female alpine skier in World Cup ...
New Winter Olympic sport: American 'fans' hating on American athletes who speak their mindUSA TODAY
Why rooting for Lindsey Vonn to fail is un-AmericanYahoo Sports
'I sleep well at night,' says skier Lindsey Vonn as she answers hate tweetsCNN International
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ABC News

AP source: Hosmer, Padres reach preliminary eight-year deal
ABC News
FILE - In a Friday, Sept. 29, 2017 file photo, Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer hits an RBI-single in the first inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. A person with direct knowledge of the deal ...
MLB: Eric Hosmer, San Diego Padres reach agreement on eight-year dealLos Angeles Times
Eric Hosmer left Kansas City. But let's not miss the point of his time hereKansas City Star (blog)
Saturday night's all right for making tons of baseball movesSB Nation
The San Diego Union-Tribune -Baseball-Reference.com -SB Nation
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Los Angeles Times

Gay athletes use their platform at the Pyeongchang Olympic Games
Los Angeles Times
United States figure skater Adam Rippon is among 15 openly gay athletes in Pyeongchang, two more than 2010 and 2014 combined. (Chris Graythen / Getty Images). The first openly gay male athlete at a Winter Olympics was British figure skater John Curry ...
NBC hires Scranton's Adam Rippon and his golden commentary for the rest of the OlympicsAllentown Morning Call
NBC hires Olympic figure skater Adam RipponCNNMoney
Adam Rippon to Serve as NBC Correspondent After 2018 Olympics DebutBleacher Report
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Washington Post

Peyton Manning is driving the Daytona pace car while Aaron Rodgers does his best to hide
Washington Post
It will be impossible to miss Peyton Manning at Sunday's Daytona 500. His fellow future Hall of Fame quarterback Aaron Rodgers probably hopes the same will not be said about him. Good luck with that. Manning, who retired from the NFL after the Denver ...
LOOK: Danica Patrick posts beach picture with Aaron Rodgers before Daytona 500CBSSports.com
Danica Patrick shares beach photo with Aaron RodgersSporting News
Opinion: Brand intact, Danica leaves NASCAR with promises unfulfilledMotorsport.com, Edition: Global

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NBA players, referees discuss rising issues, agree to improve communication
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver talks about the efforts to mend the relationship between NBA players and officials after a high number of technical fouls so far this season. (1:27). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Email; comment. 5:37 PM PT ...
Adam Silver: NBA Won't Cling to 'Tradition' as It Evaluates Postseason Format ChangesSports Illustrated
NBA players, referees meet in search of common groundNBA.com
Adam Silver admits the NBA is 'conflicted' with the 1-and-done ruleSB Nation
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Nick Goepper, Gus Kenworthy can inspire others by sharing their personal stories
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – Nick Goepper's mother has already heard from a friend inspired by her son's story. Goepper, now a two-time Olympic medalist, has heard from a few people himself. Though he's an accomplished freeskier, the responses have come ...
5 to Watch Recap: Medal Victory, Unexpected Performances for USNBC Chicago
Goepper Salvages Silver for US in Ski SlopestyleWall Street Journal
Nick Goepper: 5 Things About Olympic Skier Who Went From Contemplating Suicide To Winning SilverHollywood Life
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This Day In History — Pluto Is Discovered - Sun, 18 Feb 2018 14:00:24 +0000

February 18 1546 Martin Luther, German leader of the Protestant Reformation, died. 1564 Michelangelo Buonarotti, Italian painter, sculptor, and architect, died. 1885 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain was published. 1930 Pluto, the ninth planet in the solar system, was discovered by American astronomer Clyde Tombaugh. 1953 The

MBB: Tigers Outlast Central Oklahoma 57-55 - Sun, 18 Feb 2018 00:16:50 +0000

BY TRISTAN SASSE After being dominated by Central Oklahoma last weekend, the Fort Hays State men’s basketball team hosted UCO on Saturday from Gross Memorial Coliseum in a shot at revenge. The margin was much closer this time around, but the Tigers were able to get redemption with a 57-55

WBB: Tigers Cruise by Central Oklahoma 82-67 - Sat, 17 Feb 2018 22:15:17 +0000

BY TRISTAN SASSE After coming off a defeat to Central Oklahoma last weekend, the Fort Hays State University women’s basketball team was looking for redemption against UCO on Saturday. Both teams entered the contest at 20-5 overall and tied for third place in the conference at 11-5. This time around,

This Day In History — Birthday of Michael Jordan - Sat, 17 Feb 2018 14:00:41 +0000

February 17 1600 Italian philospher, alchemist, and Copernican theory advocate Giordano Bruno was burned at the stake for heresy by the Inquisition. 1801 The electoral tie between Thomas Jefferson and Aaron Burr was broken by the House of Representatives who elected Jefferson president. 1817 Baltimore became the first U.S. city

Lanie Page – More than a Game - Fri, 16 Feb 2018 18:00:11 +0000

BY TRISTAN SASSE PHOTO COURTESY OF FHSU ATHLETICS Redshirt sophomore on the Fort Hays State University women’s basketball team, Lanie Page, transferred from Kansas State University this past semester. But ever since high school, she has received national recognition for her basketball ability. As a senior at Wamego High School (KS),

This Day In History — King Tut’s Tomb is Opened - Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:00:47 +0000

February 16 1804 U.S. frigate Philadelphia, captured and held by Barbary pirates at Tripoli during the Tripolitan War, was set fire to and destroyed by a small group of men led by Stephen Decatur. 1918 Lithuania proclaimed its independence from Russia. 1923 The tomb of King Tutankhamen, discovered in 1922,

MBB: Tigers Outlast Northeastern State 81-74 - Fri, 16 Feb 2018 04:00:50 +0000

BY TRISTAN SASSE After coming away with a thrilling double overtime victory against the Northeastern State RiverHawks last Thursday, the FHSU men’s basketball team took on NSU for the second time in the past week. This time around, Fort Hays survived a late run by the RiverHawks and held on

WBB: Tigers Cruise by Northeastern State 73-45 - Fri, 16 Feb 2018 03:00:04 +0000

BY TRISTAN SASSE After a seven-game winning streak came to an end on Saturday at Central Oklahoma, the Fort Hays State University women’s basketball team returned home looking to rebound against the Northeastern State RiverHawks. For the second time in seven days, the Tigers defeated the RiverHawks. FHSU ended this

Interior Design Student Sarah Stute walks us through her piece of the “He Said She Shed” Interior Design Exhibition at the Moss-Thorns Gallery in Rarick Hall. The exhibition is available to the public 8:30 am to 4 pm until Friday, February 16. This TMN Post is brought to you by:

VIDEO: This Week in Tiger Athletics [Issue #5] - Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:00:35 +0000

TMN Station Manager Boomer Sabata is joined by Assistant Athletic Director Matt Cook and Sports Information Director Ryan Prickett in giving an update on sports at Fort Hays State University. This TMN Post is brought to you by: Sip N’ Spin

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Trump denies collusion again in tweets, sparks concerns among lawmakers
This weekend, President Donald Trump's fired off on a range of topics, including the Obama administration's dealings with Iran and his belief that hackers are responsible for election interference. His latest salvo on Twitter began Friday and rolled ...
Trump Weekend Tweetstorm Responds to Mueller IndictmentWall Street Journal
Trump Blames Obama and Democrats for Failing to Stop Russian MeddlingNew York Times
Trump blames everyone but RussiaCNN
NPR -The Hill -The Atlantic -Chicago Tribune
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BBC News

In Florida aftermath, US students say 'Never Again'
BBC News
The students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were well practised on how to respond in an active shooter situation - the school has lockdown drills, security systems and restricted entrances. But a sole gunman on Valentine's Day was still able ...
'My school is being shot up' The massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas, moment by momentCNN
Survivors of deadly school shooting lash out at TrumpABC News
Florida students plea with Congress: It's about the gunsWashington Post
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All 65 aboard plane feared dead in crash in southern Iran
TEHRAN, Iran — An Iranian commercial airplane brought back into service only months ago after being grounded for seven years crashed Sunday in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, and officials said they feared all 65 people on board were ...
All 65 People Aboard Plane Feared Dead After Crash Into Iranian MountainNPR
All 65 passengers, crew feared dead in Iranian plane crashReuters
Iran plane crash: All 66 people on board feared deadBBC News
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Netanyahu says Israel could act against Iran's 'empire'
MUNICH (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israel would act against Iran, not just its allies in the Middle East, if needed, reiterating his country's position that Tehran was the world's greatest threat. Israeli Prime ...
Netanyahu to Iran: 'Do Not Test Israel's Resolve'New York Times
Israel, Saudis Find Common Cause in Warning of Iran ExpansionismBloomberg
Netanyahu tells Iran that Israel 'will act if necessary' after drone incidentFox News
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Deadly Attack at Church in Russian Region of Dagestan
New York Times
A man carrying a knife and a hunting rifle opened fire on worshipers on Sunday at an Orthodox church in Kizlyar, in the Dagestan region of Russia, killing at least five people and wounding several others, according to a Russian state news agency. The ...
Dagestan church shooting leaves five dead in KizlyarBBC News
Five people killed in Dagestan church shootingThe Guardian
NB teen behind #BeccaToldMeTo movement dies of cancer at 18TheChronicleHerald.ca
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Ohio Governor John Kasich Breaks With GOP In 'Wake Up' Call for Tighter Gun Laws After Florida Mass Shooting
The Republican Party needs to “wake up” and consider “common sense gun laws” in response to the latest mass shooting in Florida, Ohio's Republican Governor John Kasich said Sunday. In an interview on CNN, Kasich condemned Congress for not acting in ...
Kasich to Trump: 'Take some steps' on gun controlCNN
A Republican Governor Just Called for a Ban on Assault WeaponsMother Jones
Following mass shooting, some Republicans begin to buck NRAThinkProgress
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The oil field carnage that Moscow doesn't want to talk about
Moscow (CNN) There are growing indications that US airstrikes killed and injured dozens of Russian military contractors in northern Syria earlier this month. But in stark contrast to the death of a Russian pilot shot down by rebels in Syria In January ...
What Is Vladimir Putin Up To? Here's an Educated GuessBloomberg
US Still Unsure Who Directed Syria Attack, Despite Russian DeadU.S. News & World Report
Putin's shock troops - how Russia's secret mercenary army came up against the US in SyriaTelegraph.co.uk
Military Times -Al-Arabiya -Open Democracy -The Indian Express
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The Atlantic

It's Not Illegal Immigration That Worries Republicans Anymore
The Atlantic
Subscribe to The Atlantic's Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. A few weeks ago, the contours of an immigration compromise looked clear: Republicans would let the “dreamers” stay. Democrats would let Trump build ...
Congress continues debate on DACA issue, immigration reformHollandSentinel.com

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CBS Denver

NHL Condemns Fans Chanting Racial Taunt Against Black Player
CBS Denver
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league condemns the behavior of four male fans chanting a racial taunt against a black player, and backs the Chicago Blackhawks for ejecting the offenders. Bettman says no one “should ever ...
NHL condemns Chicago fans' racist comments toward Capitals' Devante Smith-PellyUSA TODAY
Barry Trotz calls fans' racist taunts at Devante Smith-Pelly 'disgusting'ESPN
Four NHL hockey fans kicked out over racist comments toward playerFox News
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BBC News

Latvian central bank boss detained by anti-corruption force
BBC News
The head of Latvia's central bank, Ilmars Rimsevics, has been detained by the country's anti-corruption agency. His home and offices at the Bank of Latvia were both raided by officers. The country's Corruption Prevention Bureau gave no details about ...
Husband of slain MP Jo Cox steps down after misconduct claimWPXI Pittsburgh
Latvian member of European Central Bank detained in probeNew York Post
Latvian central bank governor detained in financial probeFinancial Times
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