As Teams Inch Toward MLB Trade Deadline, Here Are Some Players On The Block

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From On Air To On The Court

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TV Actors Make Big Money, So Why Grumble Over NFL Salaries?

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In Rio, Olympics Preparations Come Down To The Wire

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Ichiro Suzuki Closes In On Baseball's 3,000-Hit Club

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Like The Olympics, The Music World Is Full Of The Competitive Spirit

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Michael Jordan says he is giving $1 million each to an NAACP legal fund and a community policing group to help find solutions to violence against African-Americans and police officers. Charles Rex Arbogast/AP hide caption

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Russian Team Escapes Ban At The Olympics

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IOC Decides Against Blanket Ban On Russian Olympic Athletes

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NBA Moves Its All-Star Game Out Of Charlotte. Here's A Former Player's Take

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A Russian skating fan holds the country's national flag over the Olympic rings before the start of the men's 10,000-meter speedskating race at Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption

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International Olympic Committee Decides Not To Ban Russian Team

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Carolyn Swords (left) and Tina Charles (right) of the New York Liberty look on before the game against the Indiana Fever on Thursday at Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. Charles says she turned her warmup shirt inside out in support of recent shooting victims. Mike Stobe/NBAE/Getty Images hide caption

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Two members of the U.S. Army lead the pack in the 5,000 meters at the U.S. Olympic Trials earlier this month in Eugene, Ore. Shadrack Kipchirchir (right), did not make the team in the 5,000, but did qualify in the 10,000. Paul Chelimo (second from right), qualifed in the 5,000. Tom Banse/Northwest News Network hide caption

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Fast-Track Program: Kenyan Runners Join U.S. Army — And Olympic Team

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Russia Awaits Potential Rio Olympics Ban Decision, After Widespread Doping Practices

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Runners compete in the marathon at the 2012 Paralympics in London. The International Paralympic Committee said Friday it is investigating reports of widespread doping among Russia's disabled athletes and is considering banning the entire Russian team from the Paralympics in Brazil in September. Emilio Morenatti/AP hide caption

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