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January 14, 2019 - 3:49 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is paying tribute to Clemson for winning the national championship with a White House ceremony Monday evening. Trump says the menu could include McDonalds, Wendy's, Burger King as well as pizza. He says, "I would think that's their favorite food." The visit...
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January 08, 2019 - 4:36 pm
PITTSTON, Pa. (AP) — Authorities in Pennsylvania have arrested a man in connection with a break-in at a music store — and apparently the suspect is not only a fan of guitars, he's an fan of the Philadelphia Eagles. WNEP-TV reports Dale Sourbeck was arrested and charged last week with burglary...
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December 18, 2018 - 1:48 pm
By STEVE DOUGLAS , AP Sports Writer Wanted: A coach to restore Manchester United to its former status as a major force in European soccer. It was a task that proved beyond even Jose Mourinho. United brought an end to Mourinho's turbulent 2½-year spell at the storied English club by firing him on...
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December 15, 2018 - 11:44 am
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - Excitement in Harrisonburg, James Madison University has a new head football coach. The Dukes snagged Curt Cignetti from Elon University. You may remember Elon,under Coach Cignetti, handed JMU their second loss of the 2018 season. Coach Cignetti knows how to win and how to...
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December 04, 2018 - 4:49 pm
By HOWARD FENDRICH , AP Pro Football Writer Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden says the team "talked about and discussed" bringing in quarterback Colin Kaepernick for a tryout "but we will probably go in a different direction."...
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December 03, 2018 - 12:10 pm
By ROB MAADDI , AP Pro Football Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz put all his skills on display against the Washington Redskins last season. He showed off his strong arm, his accuracy, his running skills, ability to escape and toughness in two double-digit wins, helping the Philadelphia...
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November 20, 2018 - 5:10 pm
By JOHN ZENOR , AP Sports Writer AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Things haven't gone the way Auburn hoped this season. After going from the top 10 to unranked, the Tigers have a chance to appease restless fans: Play the spoiler and upset their biggest rival, No. 1 Alabama. "Win this game and a lot of people...
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November 17, 2018 - 11:36 am
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - The Virginia Tech football team could be playing the Thundering Herd of Marshall on December 1st at Lane Stadium, but only if they need the win to become bowl eligible. The Hokies are up against a wall when it comes to post season bowl eligibility. The team is currently 4-5...
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November 03, 2018 - 7:22 am
By HANK KURZ Jr. , AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Darrin Hall had already had a big night against a team that game-planned to stop him when he put a dazzling cap on it. Hall ran for 229 yards and three touchdowns, the last a 75-yard burst one play after Virginia had awakened it fans...
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September 25, 2018 - 2:01 pm
By MAE ANDERSON , AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Nike caused an uproar earlier this month with its ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick that debuted just as the football season was about to begin. But the shoe maker's stock is up and sales have been steady. The furor seems to...
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