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O.J. Simpson was chilling with a beer on a couch before Easter, lawyer says. 2 weeks later he was dead

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O.J. Simpson's last robust discussion with his longtime lawyer was just before Easter, at the country club home Simpson leased southwest of the Las Vegas Strip. About a week later, on April 5, a doctor said Simpson was 'transitioning.'

Tuesday, Apr 16

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Lululemon unveils first summer kit for Canada's Olympic and Paralympic teams

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Lululemon showed off its collection for the Summer Olympics and Paralympics on Tuesday at the Liberty Grand entertainment complex. Athletes sported a variety of selections during a fashion show that featured garments to be worn on the…

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Despite weather glitch, the Paris Olympics flame is lit at the Greek cradle of ancient games

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The flame that is to burn at the Paris Olympics was kindled Tuesday at the site of the ancient games in southern Greece.

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Torch and sandals: What to know about the flame-lighting ceremony in Greece for the Paris Olympics

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Here's a look at the workings and meaning of the elaborate flame-lighting ceremony held among the ruins of Ancient Olympia ahead of each modern Olympiad.

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Caitlin Clark selected No. 1 in WNBA draft by Indiana Fever

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The Indiana Fever selected sharpshooter Caitlin Clark with the first pick of the WNBA Draft on Monday.

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Nike's U.S. women's Olympic team outfits criticized for being 'born of patriarchal forces'

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Nike's new outfit design for the U.S. women’s Olympic team has been widely criticized on social media by athletes and fans alike, with one former U.S. athlete describing it as a 'costume born of patriarchal forces.'

NBA sets all-time regular-season attendance record

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The NBA broke all-time regular-season records for total attendance, average attendance and sellouts for the second straight year in 2023-24.

Monday, Apr 15

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Beijing half-marathon under investigation after runners allegedly slow down to let Chinese athlete win

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Beijing authorities are investigating Sunday's Beijing's half-marathon after footage shared online showed three African runners appearing to slow down near the finish line to allow China's He Jie to overtake them and win.

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Ethiopia's Sisay Lemma wins Boston Marathon in runaway. Kenya's Hellen Obiri repeats in women's race

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Sisay Lemma scorched the first half of the Boston Marathon course on Monday, setting a record pace to build a lead of more than half of a mile.

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Athlete wins 7th Boston Marathon wheelchair title, Rainbow-Cooper wins her 1st women's crown

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Marcel Hug of Switzerland overcame a crash and captured his seventh men’s wheelchair Boston Marathon title, setting a new course record Monday of 1 hour, 15 minutes, 33 seconds.

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Olympic opening ceremony could be moved to stadium for security reasons, Macron says

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French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday said the opening ceremony for the Paris Olympics planned on the River Seine could be shifted instead to the country's national stadium if the security threat is deemed too high.

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PWHL hits its home stretch after women's world hockey championship

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The Professional Women's Hockey League enters the home stretch of its inaugural season Thursday when it resumes following the world championship break.

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Winning bidder of classic hockey cards looks to find owner who cares more about them

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The winning bidder of more than a dozen unopened boxes of classic hockey cards uncovered in a Regina home says he's feeling remorse over his $3.7-million-dollar purchase after hearing how sad the runner-up was upon losing out.

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Canada beats U.S. in overtime to win women's hockey world final

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Canada beat the United States 6-5 on Sunday in a breathtaking women's world hockey championship gold medal game.

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Unstoppable Scheffler wins another Masters green jacket

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Scottie Scheffler pulled ahead in the Masters with magnificent shots Sunday and poured it on along the back nine at Augusta National for a four-under 68 to claim his second green jacket in three years.

Seeing purple: Fans get a new track colour and maybe record-breaking times at Paris Olympics

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Fans will be seeing purple at the Olympics when athletes try to set records at this summer's Paris Games. In a move away from a more traditional red-brick clay colour, an Olympic track is going purple for the first time.

Sunday, Apr 14

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Tiger Woods finishes Masters with his highest score as a pro, sets sights on upcoming majors

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Tiger Woods finished the Masters on Sunday with a record he could do without, walking off the course with a 16-over 304, his highest 72-hole score in a career that spans three decades.

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Tiger Woods finishes disappointing Masters at 16-over 304, his highest score as a professional

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Tiger Woods finished the Masters on Sunday with a record he could do without, walking off the course with a 16-over 304, his highest 72-hole score in a career that spans three decades.

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Scheffler, Morikawa tee off in final round of the Masters at Augusta National

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Scottie Scheffler has a one-shot lead over Collin Morikawa as the final pairing tees off Sunday afternoon at the 2024 Masters Championship at Augusta National Golf Course.

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Canada, U.S. will face off in 22nd gold-medal showdown at Women's Hockey Championship

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The Canada-U.S. final will be a rematch of a physical, fast-paced, end-to-end preliminary round outing on Monday, which the Americans won 1-0 on Kirsten Simms’ overtime goal.

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Scottie Scheffler leads Masters by 1 shot on a wild day of movement

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Scottie Scheffler made an eight-foot birdie putt on the final hole for a 1-under 71 that gave him a one-shot lead over Collin Morikawa at the Masters at Augusta National on Saturday.

Saturday, Apr 13

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Ryan Reynolds celebrates 'ride of our lives' as Wrexham gains promotion to English 3rd division

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The Welsh team Wrexham, co-owned by actor Ryan Reynolds, clinched promotion to the third tier of English soccer thanks to a 6-0 home win over Forest Green on Saturday.

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Newcastle routs Tottenham at home again as Isak scores twice in 4-0 win in Premier League

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Newcastle handed Tottenham another drubbing at St. James' Park as Alexander Isak's double helped secure a 4-0 win for Eddie Howe's team in the Premier League on Saturday.

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The Masters turns into a menace. Scheffler, DeChambeau and Homa hold on to share the lead

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Max Homa played the most beautifully boring round of golf amid raging wind and endless calamity Friday in the Masters, giving him a share of the lead with Scottie Scheffler and Bryson DeChambeau going into a weekend for the survivors.

Friday, Apr 12

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Novak Djokovic sets another record in Monte Carlo win

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Novak Djokovic sets another record in Monte Carlo win Top seed Novak Djokovic topped No. 11 seed Alex de Minaur 7-5, 6-4 on Friday to advance to the semifinals of the Monte Carlo Masters.

Judge in sports betting case orders ex-interpreter for Ohtani to get gambling addiction treatment

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A federal judge on Friday ordered the former longtime interpreter for Los Angeles Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani to undergo gambling addiction treatment in a sports betting case stemming from allegations he stole US$16 million from the…

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More history for Tiger Woods. He makes the Masters cut for a record 24th time in a row

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Tiger Woods is chasing more history at Augusta National, just not the variety he prefers.

Shohei Ohtani's former interpreter Ippei Mizuhara surrenders to feds

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Former interpreter Ippei Mizuhara surrendered to federal authorities in Los Angeles on Friday to face a charge of bank fraud for allegedly stealing more than US$16 million from Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani.

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Scottie Scheffler is flying at The Masters, but will leave tournament ‘at a moment’s notice’ if wife goes into labour

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In his current form, it almost feels like nothing can stop Scottie Scheffler from clinching his second Masters crown – yet the world No. 1 may have a date with destiny that lies beyond Augusta National.

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Tiger Woods has another round over par at Masters. His sights are making the cut

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Tiger Woods is chasing more history at Augusta National, just not the variety he prefers.