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An Olympic baseball diamond was home. Now it's a memory

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Many migrants who reached Greece in the hope it would be an entry to the rest of Europe are now being forced to accept that their journey may end there.
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Olympic Officials Grilled By Congress About Sexual Abuse Scandals

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Some of the nation's top Olympic officials face tough questioning in Congress Wednesday. The sexual abuse of young athletes and their coaches is leading to some changes.
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WGN's Marcus Leshock rides new Mardi Gras Hangover coaster at Six Flags

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GURNEE, Ill. - WGN's Marcus Leshock rides the new Mardi Gras Hangover at Six Flags Great America with 13-year-old Special Olympics Illinois Coaster Ambassador Bryce Giron. The...
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Congress to grill Olympic bigwigs about sexual abuse

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The heads of the U.S. Olympic Committee and other sports will also testify.
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7 THINGS: What we know and love about Warriors' Draymond Green

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He's an Olympic gold medalist, has donated millions to his alma mater and has a Twitter-famous mom. Here are 7 things to know and love about Golden State Warriors star Draymond...
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Michael Phelps says mental health is new passion

Michael Phelps says mental health is new passion

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The 23-time Olympic gold medalist announced a partnership with Talkspace, which provides online therapy, and said he considers it a higher calling than anything he ever did as...
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Adam Rippon wins all-athlete edition of 'Dancing with the Stars'

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Olympic figure skating and social media sensation Adam Rippon took home the mirror-ball trophy Monday on ABC's all-athlete edition of "Dancing with the Stars." Rippon, whose...
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Olympic swimmer files sexual abuse lawsuit, claims USA Swimming ignored matter

Olympic swimmer files sexual abuse lawsuit, claims USA Swimming ignored matter

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Former Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith claims that her coach Sean Hutchison engaged in prolonged, systematic abuse throughout her teens and that the matter was dismissed by...
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Special Olympics New Mexico gets funding back with your help

Special Olympics New Mexico gets funding back with your help

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PA-7 showdown: Wild v. Nothstein

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Will the Lehigh Valley's next member of Congress be a seasoned litigator who promises a “progressive” platform of stopping ICE raids, banning assault weapons and preserving a...
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Alberto storm producing significant rain, winds over parts of Florida

Alberto storm producing significant rain, winds over parts of Florida

The storm system is expected to gradually strengthen until it reaches the northern Gulf Coast on Monday. Read more ...

Indiana school shooting: 'Hero teacher' released from hospital

Indiana school shooting: 'Hero teacher' released from hospital

Indiana teacher released from hospital after being shot several times while tackling armed student, witnesses recalled. Read more ...

Date and location for North Korea summit 'hasn't changed,' says president

Date and location for North Korea summit 'hasn't changed,' says president

U.S. President Donald Trump seemed to revive hopes for a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next month, telling reporters at the Oval Office late Saturday, "We're... Read more ...

Driver killed, 2 children injured in crash

Driver killed, 2 children injured in crash

A driver died and two children were injured Saturday night in a crash in Laurens County, state troopers said. Read more ...

Seoul: North Korea committed to US summit, denuclearization

Seoul: North Korea committed to US summit, denuclearization

South Korea's president says Sunday that North Korea made a commitment once again regarding denuclearization. Here's what happened: Read more ...

American held captive in Venezuelan jail freed, Trump says

American held captive in Venezuelan jail freed, Trump says

A White House official said Joshua Holt arrived Saturday evening at Washington Dulles International Airport. Read more ...

Teacher credited with disarming student in Indiana school shooting

Teacher credited with disarming student in Indiana school shooting

A teacher is being credited with disarming a student suspected of opening fire at an Indiana middle school. Read more ...

Headstones spray-painted with swastikas in Illinois cemetery

Headstones spray-painted with swastikas in Illinois cemetery

The headstones were spray-painted sometime between midnight and 7 a.m. Saturday morning. Read more ...

Ireland votes resoundingly to repeal abortion ban

Ireland votes resoundingly to repeal abortion ban

Ireland has voted an emphatic "yes" to amend the country's constitution to enable legislation that would allow women to have an abortion in a historic and emotionally charged... Read more ...

Joshua Holt, American Held In Venezuela, Is Welcomed Home

Joshua Holt, American Held In Venezuela, Is Welcomed Home

President Trump greeted the 26-year-old Utah man Saturday. Holt, who traveled to Venezuela to marry his fiancée in 2016, was jailed for nearly two years on what the U.S... Read more ...