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Justifiable! Racing gets 13th Triple Crown with Justify

Sat, June 09, 2018

APTOPIX_Belmont_Stakes_Horse_Racing_39828Justify defied all the odds on his way to achieving Triple Crown immortality.

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Nobody puts FC Cincinnati in a corner as NCFC falls 2-0

Sat, June 09, 2018

NC FCIn the 26th minute of North Carolina FC's match against the soon-to-be Fußball Club Cincinnati Saturday evening at WakeMed Soccer Park, Cincy forward Emmanuel Ledesma delayed taking a corner kick, complaining about a gaggle of NCFC supporters who gathered along the railing in Ledesma's vicinity. As Ledesma gesticulated to center referee Mark Allatin, the officia ....

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Golden Still: Warriors sweep Cavs for second straight title

Sat, June 09, 2018

NBA_Finals_Warriors_Cavaliers_Basketball_19494There were still a few seconds left on the clock when the Golden State Warriors stormed off their bench to begin a celebration that wasn't guaranteed.

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4th time's the charm: Halep tops Stephens to win French Open

Sat, June 09, 2018

 Simona Halep France Tennis French OpenMaybe all of those losses in Grand Slam finals helped Simona Halep actually win one.

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US Open setup relies as much on science as instincts

Sat, June 09, 2018

US_Open_Golf_37080The U.S. Open prefers to be looked upon as the ultimate test in golf, which can be an invitation for trouble.

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UNC beats Stetson 7-4 in super regional opener

Fri, June 08, 2018

NCAA_Stetson_North_Carolina_Baseball_29137Cody Roberts' fifth-inning, three-run blast gave North Carolina the lead for good Friday as the Tar Heels (42-18) beat Stetson 7-4 in the Chapel Hill Super Regional opening game.

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DAP hosts special screening of 'Bull Durham' to begin 30th anniversary fun

Fri, June 08, 2018

Bulls kickoff week of 'Bull Durham' celebrationsThe Durham Bulls kicked off their celebration of "Bull Durham" Friday night with a special showing of the legendary sports movie at Durham Athletic Park.

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First look: NC State's new football uniforms

Fri, June 08, 2018

NC State drops heartbreaker to Clemson, 38-31Football season is still about three months away, but North Carolina State gave its fans a reason to look ahead Friday morning when it released its 2018 uniform combinations.

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Justify ready for run at Triple Crown history in Belmont

Fri, June 08, 2018

Belmont_Stakes_Horse_Racing_56045Bob Baffert has done everything he can with Justify. Now, it's up to the undefeated colt and some racing luck to add his name to a revered list of Triple Crown winners.

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