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Boston liquor licenses: Can they revitalize neighborhoods?

Boston liquor licenses: Can they revitalize neighborhoods?

Under the proposal, priority would be given to businesses seeking to open in seven of the city's neighborhoods. In all, 152 liquor licenses would be part of the expansion. Walsh said he's optimistic...

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Buffalo Bills Favourites to Sign Kyle Juszczyk

Buffalo Bills Favourites to Sign Kyle Juszczyk

He's a true fullback who is capable of catching passes out of the backfield but whose main job is to provide an additional blocker for the running back to pick up big yardage. Juszczyk spent time with...

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Northern Kentucky reaches NCAA tournament in first year of eligibility

Northern Kentucky reaches NCAA tournament in first year of eligibility

Determined to dance Northern Kentucky forward Drew McDonald celebrates after making a basket in the second half of the Norse's 59-53 victory over Wisc. Mary's (19-15). NKU had nine offensive rebound...

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Patriots make trade for Colts TE Dwayne Allen

Patriots make trade for Colts TE Dwayne Allen

In his first five National Football League seasons, all with the Colts, Allen caught 126 passes for 1,451 yards and 19 touchdowns. With Martellus Bennett due to leave for greener pastures, the Patri...

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Pierre Garcon expected to sign with 49ers

Pierre Garcon expected to sign with 49ers

After releasing Torrey Smith on Monday, the 49ers are almost bereft of established pass-catchers. While he wouldn't give San Francisco the field-stretching, big-play threat the offense still despe...

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Michigan Basketball: Team Plane Involved In Accident During Takeoff

Michigan Basketball: Team Plane Involved In Accident During Takeoff

After strong braking, the plane skidded off the runway. The plane attempted to take off in high winds, but slid off the runway. Michigan's basketball team and school band members were on the plane...

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South Africa take a gamble on Morkel for Dunedin test

South Africa take a gamble on Morkel for Dunedin test

New Zealand head coach Mike Hesson offered an explanation for the unexpected axing of Tim Southee from the first Test between New Zealand and South Africa, saying that the think-tank had to choose ...

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Pakistan plans to host global XI for 4 T20s

Pakistan plans to host global XI for 4 T20s

After the final of the Pakistan Super League was held in Lahore without incident last weekend, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan said it has paved the way for the return of worldw...

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Brian Hoyer Leaving Bears When Free Agency Opens

Brian Hoyer Leaving Bears When Free Agency Opens

New 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan was Hoyer's offensive coordinator in 2014 with the Browns. When Jay Cutler suffered a broken right thumb in the second game of the season, Hoyer emerged as the new starti...

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Spring Budget 2017: Tax-Free Childcare to start from April

The U.K. forecast an additional 1.9 billion pounds ($2.3 billion) of tax on bank profits over the next five years, even as some global lenders prepare to relocate operations following Brexit. "Employe...

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Theo Walcott: Arsenal players must fight to save Arsene Wenger's job

Theo Walcott: Arsenal players must fight to save Arsene Wenger's job

Arsène Wenger hit out at the team of match officials, describing some of their decisions as "absolutely unexplainable and scandalous", as he tried to explain Arsenal's 5-1 Champions League defeat to B...

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Current and former players congratulate Dirk Nowitzki on reaching 30000 career points

Current and former players congratulate Dirk Nowitzki on reaching 30000 career points

Perhaps fueled by the energy of the historic night, the Mavericks beat the Lakers easily, 122-111. Shawn Marion and Brian Cardinal played with Nowitzki on the Mavericks' 2010-2011 championship t...

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Bangladesh 31-0 at tea in reply to Sri Lanka's hefty 494

Bangladesh 31-0 at tea in reply to Sri Lanka's hefty 494

Bangladesh's reply nearly started in poor fashion when Sarkar's drive off Suranga Lakmal flew towards gully, but Perera reacted too slowly and put the chance down. Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar made ...

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Play the March Madness bracket challenge with the News Leader

Once the tournament is over, we'll publish the winning reader and winning staffer. Wendy's, which is the "official hamburger of the NCAA", is also driving a food truck around the country to college ...

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Tony Romo reportedly will be released Thursday by Cowboys

Tony Romo reportedly will be released Thursday by Cowboys

Let the chase beginUpdate: Adam Schefter and Todd Archer are also reporting that the Cowboys will release Tony Romo on Thursday 3/9. They are contenders with questions at quarterback, and Romo c...

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Bills tender Gillislee, Groy, release Schmidt, IK

If they do not match an offer to Gillislee, the Bills will receive a fifth-round draft pick. His average of 5.71 yards per carry (on 101 attempts) led the NFL. Enemkpali was brought in by former Bills...

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Reading FC 'were stronger' than Newcastle United in goalless draw

Reading FC 'were stronger' than Newcastle United in goalless draw

Winger McCleary, rested against Wolves due to knee and groin problems, was brought back into Jaap Stam's side. Lewis Grabban had been left unmarked at the far post but somehow managed to head wide w...

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NHL Commissioner Supports Bill On New Taxpayer-Funded Arena For Arizona Coyotes

NHL Commissioner Supports Bill On New Taxpayer-Funded Arena For Arizona Coyotes

Coyotes spokesperson Jim Norton said the team would contribute up to $170 million, the host city (which has not been selected) $55 million, and $170 million in bonds that would be paid off through tax...

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Bills apparently in the market for former Ravens RT Ricky Wagner

Bills apparently in the market for former Ravens RT Ricky Wagner

Lane Johnson of the Eagles is at the top of that group with a deal averaging $11.25 million a year, but that deal reflects the team's expectation that he'll wind up at left tackle before the deal is ...

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Predicting where the top 20 National Football League free agents will land

Predicting where the top 20 National Football League free agents will land

ET on Thursday. Deals can not become official Thursday at 4:00 p.m. EST, but a 52-hour window of legal tampering is allowed until then. Stretching until the new league year opens on Thursday, Marc...

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Saints meet with Joe Mixon before Oklahoma pro day

Saints meet with Joe Mixon before Oklahoma pro day

Without the chance to work out at the combine, Mixon's pro-day workout will carry heavy importance. Without his concerns away from the field, Mixon would be considered one of the best running back pro...

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Wenger calls for rage as Sanchez row rumbles on

He added: "I explained after the game I chose to go for a more direct option, that was the unique reason for my decision. He is a committed player, sometimes with excessive behaviour, but you have s...

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Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)

Finally, Orinda Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in Applied Materials during the third quarter worth about $128,000. February 15, 2017, Applied Materials, Inc. It has a dividend yield o...

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Kirk Cousins 'likely' to end up with San Francisco 49ers

Kirk Cousins 'likely' to end up with San Francisco 49ers

While the Redskins have used their 2017 franchise tag on Cousins, which basically kept him from any option of leaving on his own terms and effectively locked him onto the roster for the 2017 season, i...

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Jerry Jones In No Rush To Move On From Tony Romo

Jerry Jones In No Rush To Move On From Tony Romo

However, that statement comes with a caveat. Then again, do you go after Romo and kill the young quarterbacks' development? That's why acquiring Andrew Whitworth would be key. Feel free to outline yo...

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Philadelphia Eagles Post-Combine 7-Round Mock Draft

In total, seven prospects finished in less than 4.4 seconds. The guy is an athletic freak. It was a bit of a surprise that neither player was faster, but both looked smooth during the on-the-field dri...

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Gareth Bale reveals why Premier League teams struggle in the Champions League

Gareth Bale reveals why Premier League teams struggle in the Champions League

England has produced only one Champions League victor in the last eight seasons and only three of the 16 finalists in that time have been from the EPL. Every country does: "Spain, Italy, Germany, they...

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Steve Smith unfair play criticism 'outrageous' - Australia CEO Sutherland

Steve Smith unfair play criticism 'outrageous' - Australia CEO Sutherland

That's the reason the umpire was quickly on to him. We saw the first-class stats, and no team had chased 120 in the fourth innings, so we knew, once we get 150-plus, we have a fair chance to go at the...

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David Haye discusses his future following Achilles surgery

David Haye discusses his future following Achilles surgery

TONY BELLEW is considering retiring in the wake of his victory over David Haye. The former world heavyweight champion suffered the debilitating injury in the sixth round of the bout at the O2 Arena,...

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Texas A&M's Garrett shines in combine workout

Texas A&M's Garrett shines in combine workout

It turns out that was no joke. "I can't be smiling at folks while I'm sacking people", he joked Saturday at the NFL's annual scouting combine. In fact, his name should already be on the draft card f...

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Barcelona believe in PSG 'miracle' mission

Barcelona will be wary of conceding the away goal that would leave them with an even bigger mountain the climb - should PSG find the net, Barca would need to score at least six times - but the host...

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Johnny Jones to Be Fired by LSU After SEC Tournament

Johnny Jones to Be Fired by LSU After SEC Tournament

SEC Network carries the first, second and quarterfinal SEC tournament games, while ESPN televises the semifinal and championship games as part of 336 men's and women's basketball games the network i...

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Alexis Sanchez caught on camera laughing at Arsenal's humiliating hammering

Alexis Sanchez caught on camera laughing at Arsenal's humiliating hammering

The manner of the defeat leaves more questions over the future of Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and the direction of his team, who now have only the FA Cup left to target and face non-League Lincoln...

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Shoulder injury rules Mitchell Marsh out of India tour

Shoulder injury rules Mitchell Marsh out of India tour

Earlier, Marsh was included in Australia's Test squad for India despite having been ruled out of the successful ODI series against Pakistan after injuring the same shoulder. "Whether we go with Usman ...

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Mensch on a Bench roots Team Israel to World Baseball Classic win

Mensch on a Bench roots Team Israel to World Baseball Classic win

With two outs, Burcham chopped a grounder up the middle for an infield single that scored pinch runner Mike Meyers for the winning run before a crowd of over 15,000. Weinstein also could choose to...

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