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Sports Study: MLB racial and gender hiring numbers remain stagnant Study: MLB racial and gender hiring numbers remain stagnant
The annual report issued Wednesday by Richard Lapchick's Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport at the University of Central Florida gave MLB an A grade in racial hiring and C in gender hiring.
Sports Stadium plan for Chargers, Raiders near Los Angeles advances Stadium plan for Chargers, Raiders near Los Angeles advances
Organizers said sufficient petition signatures have been verified by election officials to qualify the proposal for the ballot in Carson, where the project would be built on a former landfill.
Sports Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez convicted of 1st-degree murder Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez convicted of 1st-degree murder (Photo Gallery)
Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison Wednesday in a deadly late-night shooting, sealing the downfall of an athlete who once had a $40 million contract and a standout career ahead of him.
Sports Woman loses home, other gifts to wife of ex-Clippers owner Woman loses home, other gifts to wife of ex-Clippers owner
The billionaire wife of former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling got her revenge against a woman he secretly showered with gifts and whose recording of his racially offensive rant cost him ownership of the team.
Sports NFL exec warns San Diego that time is short on stadium front NFL exec warns San Diego that time is short on stadium front
With momentum building for an NFL team to move to Los Angeles, "time could be quite short" for San Diego to resolve the contentious issue of building the Chargers a new stadium, the NFL's point man on relocation said Tuesday.