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Several U.S.A. Gymnastics Board Members Resign

25 min 44 sec ago
As more victims read statements about abuse at the hands of Dr. Lawrence G. Nassar, top officials for the federation step down.
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On Pro Football: It’s the Patriots’ Stage; All the Rest Are Merely Players

31 min 42 sec ago
New England and the Philadelphia Eagles will meet in Minneapolis for Super Bowl LII on Feb. 4. Yet their dominance makes it feel more like a Patriots show.
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How the Eagles Beat the Vikings in the N.F.C. Championship Game

54 min 3 sec ago
Backup quarterback Nick Foles picked apart the Vikings’ top-rated defense with three touchdown passes.
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How the Patriots Came Back to Win the A.F.C. Championship

54 min 47 sec ago
The defending Super Bowl champions erased a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter as Tom Brady found Danny Amendola for two touchdowns.
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Madison Keys Surges Into Australian Open Quarterfinals

Mon, 2018-01-22 22:38
Keys, a 22-year-old American seeded 17th, overwhelmed Caroline Garcia to continue a dominant run in Melbourne. She will face Angelique Kerber next.
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Australian Open: Madison Keys Surges Into the Quarterfinals

Mon, 2018-01-22 22:38
Keys, a 22-year-old American seeded 17th, overwhelmed Caroline Garcia to continue a dominant run in Melbourne. She will face Angelique Kerber next.
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Australian Open: Novak Djokovic Upset by Hyeon Chung

Mon, 2018-01-22 22:22
A 21-year-old South Korean defeats his boyhood idol, who was not at his best. Chung will next play another surprise quarterfinalist, Tennys Sandgren.
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For South Korean Hockey Team, Unity With North Is a Sacrifice

Mon, 2018-01-22 21:04
The women of the South Korean ice hockey team have weathered grueling commutes, long training and blowout losses. Now they are being forced to give up spots to North Koreans.
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Protesters in Seoul Burn Image of Kim Jong-un During North Koreans’ Visit

Mon, 2018-01-22 15:39
Police officers quickly extinguished the fire as Hyon Song-wol, a famous North Korean singer, was visiting to plan events during the Olympics.
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On Pro Football: Eagles March Past Vikings to Super Bowl, Just as They Predicted

Mon, 2018-01-22 14:35
In a scenario that seemed far-fetched to anyone but the Eagles’ players, Philadelphia rode a huge game by Nick Foles to an appearance in Super Bowl XLII.
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Jelena Dokic Recounts Her Rise in Tennis With an Abusive Father

Mon, 2018-01-22 13:06
In recent months, Dokic, a former No. 4-ranked player, has opened up in interviews and a book about the beatings she says her father gave her that left her bruised and suicidal.
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On Pro Football: Patriots End a Week of Hand-Wringing With Another A.F.C. Crown

Mon, 2018-01-22 11:28
Tom Brady’s injured throwing hand caused much concern for Patriots fans, but he engineered yet another comeback in a victory over the Jaguars that sent New England to the Super Bowl.
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Philadelphia Slathers Crisco on Street Poles to Keep Eagles Fans Down

Mon, 2018-01-22 10:51
Ahead of a big playoff championship game, the police in Philadelphia greased up poles to keep boisterous people from climbing them.
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On Pro Football: Patriots End a Week of Hand-Wringing With Another A.F.C. Crown

Mon, 2018-01-22 09:18
Tom Brady’s injured throwing hand caused much concern for Patriots fans, but he engineered yet another comeback in a victory over the Jaguars that sent New England to the Super Bowl.
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When Running Is More Than a Sport

Mon, 2018-01-22 08:35
With running in a transitional period, an apparel company’s advertising campaign has favored images of people who use the activity to build a community.
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Australian Open: Rafael Nadal Survives Marathon Match

Mon, 2018-01-22 08:19
Nadal advanced to the quarterfinals by outlasting Diego Schwartzman in a nearly four-hour match. Grigor Dimitrov and Caroline Wozniacki also won Sunday.
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Jim Johannson, General Manager of U.S. Men’s Hockey Team, Dies at 53

Mon, 2018-01-22 06:59
Johannson selected the American team that will compete at the Pyeongchang Olympics, which begin in less than three weeks.
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Vikings and Eagles Fans, Look Away

Mon, 2018-01-22 06:10
From Gary Anderson to Ronde Barber. From Blair Walsh to Ricky Manning Jr. These are the names that haunt your dreams.
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Who Can Beat the Patriots?

Mon, 2018-01-22 02:22
They lost three games this season, so they’re beatable. But do the Jaguars, the Vikings or the Eagles have what it takes?
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Four Teams Left. Four Different Approaches to the Anthem Protests.

Mon, 2018-01-22 02:20
The Vikings, the Patriots, the Jaguars and the Eagles have plenty in common, but how they handled the biggest issue of the 2017 N.F.L. season ran the gamut.
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