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April 8, 2014

Brazil isn’t exactly excited for the World Cup

A majority in the soccer-crazed nation believing that the tournament will do more harm than good, a poll showed.

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April 8, 2014

Walrus and son ready for a ‘very cool Masters’

Craig Stadler and his son Kevin will become the first father-son duo to compete together in the season's opening major.

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April 8, 2014

‘Draft Day’ tackles the inside of the NFL

As the NFL readies for its annual draft, "Draft Day" pulls back the curtain on the high stakes of the offseason.

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April 8, 2014

Pistorius gets sick while testifying in murder trial

Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius vomited as he described the moments leading up to the shooting of his girlfriend.

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April 8, 2014

PHOTOS: NCAA mens basketball championship

See photos from UConn's win over Kentucky for the NCAA mens basketball championship.

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April 8, 2014

UConn tames Wildcats for NCAA title

Shabazz Napier scored 22 points to lead Connecticut to its second NCAA title in four years.

Baseball

April 8, 2014

Virginia Baseball vs JMU Today on WINA

VIRGINIA CAVALIERS (27-5, 12-3 ACC) Probable Starting Pitcher Fr. RHP¬†Alec Bettinger¬†(3-0, 0.95 ERA) JAMES MADISON DUKES (11-17, 3-2 CAA) Probable…

naismith

April 7, 2014

Mourning, Richardson, Williams make Hall of Fame

The three have been voted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

uconn

April 7, 2014

Stage set for wild finish to NCAA tournament

The Kentucky Wildcats face the UConn Huskies in what promises to be exciting finish to March Madness.

pistorius

April 7, 2014

Oscar Pistorius tells court he’s ‘scared to sleep’

His voice cracking with emotion, Oscar Pistorius took the witness stand in his own defense on Monday.

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April 7, 2014

3 players have shot at No. 1 at the Masters

Three players at the Masters have a chance to replace Tiger Woods as No. 1 in the world.

nba

April 7, 2014

Blazers down Pelicans to book playoff spot

The Portland Trail Blazers clinched a berth in the NBA playoffs for the first time in three years.

beckham

April 7, 2014

David Beckham wants to recruit LeBron for Miami soccer

The former soccer star is trying to recruit LeBron James as an investor in his new venture.

uconn

April 5, 2014

UConn upsets Florida, faces Kentucky for national title

The final No. 1 seed of the NCAA Tournament fell on Saturday during a record-setting Final Four.

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April 5, 2014

PHOTOS: Final Four

From 68 teams down to the championship, the stage is set for a wild finish to the NCAA Tournament.

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April 4, 2014

Nathan Kirby Throws No Hitter As UVA Blanks Pittsburgh

The University of Virginia's Nathan Kirby fanned 18 Pitt batters Friday as he pitched a no-hitter.

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April 4, 2014

This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at the weekend's sports schedule.

playoffs

April 4, 2014

NBA playoff race heats up

The 16-team field for the playoffs has virtually been set but there is plenty of jockeying for position still to be done.

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April 4, 2014

Bill Clinton endorses Manny Pacquiao’s bid for political glory

Former President Clinton supports boxer Manny Pacquia's bid to become a political heavyweight in his native Philippines.

golf

April 4, 2014

Expect the unexpected at next week’s Masters

As the first of the season's four major championships, the Masters has always been a veritable golfing "rite of spring."

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