A Black Lives Matter billboard is seen next to a Confederate flag in Pittsboro, N.C., Thursday, July 16, 2020. A group in North Carolina erected the billboard to counter the flag that stands along the road. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
(AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
AP News
July 16, 2020 - 4:26 pm
A Black Lives Matter sign now fills a billboard next to a big Confederate flag that greets people coming into a small town outside Raleigh, N.C.
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FILE - In this April 17, 2014, file photo, a statue of former Twins' owner Calvin Griffith stands in the snow outside Target Field before a baseball game between the Minnesota Twins and the Toronto Blue Jays in Minneapolis.
(AP Photo/Paul Battaglia, File)
AP News
June 19, 2020 - 10:52 am
Twins remove ex-owner Griffith statue over racist remarks
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FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2015, file photo former owner of the San Francisco 49ers Edward DeBartolo, Jr., is interviewed before the Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
AP News
February 18, 2020 - 12:57 pm
By AAMER MADHANI and KEVIN FREKING WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday pardoned Edward DeBartolo Jr., the former San Francisco 49ers owner convicted in a gambling fraud scandal who built one of the most successful NFL teams in the game's history. DeBartolo Jr., who owned the San...
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Jeff Katz
June 04, 2019 - 11:04 am
At least two NBA teams have done away with the term "owner" because it could be considered racially insensitive, according to TMZ Sports . The Los Angeles Clippers have done away with Steve Ballmer's title as owner. Instead, Ballmer is listed as the team's chairman on its website, a change that TMZ...
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