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For Speed Skater Headed To First Olympics, Bright Lights And Stage Are Familiar

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Saturday Sports: Gymnasts Testify On Larry Nassar's Abuse

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USA Gymnastics Says They Will No Longer Use The Karolyi Ranch Training Center

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Aaron Hernandez (81), of the New England Patriots, lost his helmet during this play against the New York Jets in 2011. Hernandez killed himself in 2017, and researchers found that he had had one of the most severe cases of CTE ever seen in someone his age. Elsa/Getty Images hide caption

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Repeated Head Hits, Not Just Concussions, May Lead To A Type Of Chronic Brain Damage

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Ryom Tae Ok and Kim Ju Sik of North Korea perform during their pairs short program in Oberstdorf, Germany, in September. Christof Stache/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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North Korea's Olympic Hopefuls Include A Pair Of Figure Skaters

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North And South Korea Find Common Ground For Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

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With North Korea planning to participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics, delegation head Jon Jong Su, vice chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country, crosses the concrete border to attend a meeting at the truce village of Panmunjom in the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas. Yonhap via Reuters hide caption

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North Korean Athletes Will March With South Koreans At Pyeongchang Olympics

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Decision By Minnesota Vikings Crushes Hopes Of Las Vegas Gamblers

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Banana Drama Gets Much Attention At Australian Open

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For Once, The Minnesota Vikings Could Be A Team Of Destiny

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Keith Jackson, the voice of college football for generations died on Friday at the age of 89. In 2014, he attended the 66th Annual DGA Awards Dinner in Los Angeles. Richard Shotwell/Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP hide caption

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Jason Brown competed in the men's short program during the 2018 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in San Jose, Calif., with a song from Hamilton, the musical. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images hide caption

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Perched on McFarland Boulevard in Tuscaloosa, home of the Alabama Crimson Tide, a new billboard bought by UCF fans lays down the gauntlet — which, it must be noted, is all but assured of not being picked up. Travis Reier hide caption

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How Instant Replay Sucks The Fun From Football

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Matt Antoine (left) of Prairie du Chien, Wisc., won bronze in skeleton during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Katie Uhlaender (center) of Breckenridge, Colo., is aiming for her fourth Olympics. John Daly from Smithtown, N.Y., has competed in skeleton in two Winter Olympics. John Tully for NPR hide caption

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Face-Down, Head-First, 90 Miles An Hour On The Ice

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Yasuhiro Suzuki of Japan reacts after competing in the Canoe Sprint Men's Kayak Single 1000m during the Guangzhou Asian Games on Nov. 25, 2010, in Guangzhou, China. Suzuki is now banned for eight years for spiking a fellow Japanese racer's drink with an anabolic steroid. The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images hide caption

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