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Bucks get a new home

The Milwaukee Common Council has approved funding for a new arena for the NBA Bucks, putting in place the final $47 million of public funding needed to replace 27-year-old BMO Harris Bradley Center.


Baseball legend Yogi Berra dead at 90

Yogi Berra, a Hall of Fame catcher for the New York Yankees whose mangled syntax made him one of the sports world's most beloved and frequently quoted figures, has died.


Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the sports stories making news today, Wednesday, Sept. 23.


Pistorius appeal set for Nov. 3, state wants murder conviction

Oscar Pistorius should have been convicted of murder for killing his girlfriend, South African state prosecutors will argue at an appeal hearing set for Nov. 3, the supreme court of appeal said on Tuesday.


‘Ragnar’ the Vikings mascot wants $20K a game, will watch from home now

This team mainstay has never thrown a pass, made a tackle or split the uprights with a kick.


FIFA to brief executive committee on US, Swiss probes

FIFA will update its executive committee members this week on the American and Swiss corruption investigations which involve some of them.


PGA: Shots of the week

Check out the top five shots of the week from the 2015 BMW Championship featuring Bubba Watson, Jason Day, and Jordan Spieth.


Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Sept. 22.


Former NHL star Theo Fleury puts his life story to music

Theo Fleury's life story reads like a country song so it seems only natural that the former hockey star decided to try his hand at country music.


Big-Ten tops the poll

Ohio State and Michigan State of the Big-Ten hold down the top two spots in the new Associated Press Top-25 poll.


WATCH: Top fantasy performers of NFL week 2

Check out which players made the biggest fantasy impact during Week 2.


Day wins BMW, becomes world number one

Jason Day claimed his fourth victory in six starts and surged to the world number one ranking after going wire-to-wire to win the BMW Championship by six shots on Sunday.


Report: High percentage of ex-NFL players had brain disease

All but four of 91 former National Football League (NFL) players who donated their brains for research were diagnosed with a disease linked to concussion and head trauma.


Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Sept. 21.


This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the biggest moments and best plays in sports this week.


This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's major sporting events.


Manning crosses 70,000 career passing yards

Peyton Manning became the second NFL quarterback to surpass 70,000 career passing yards.


WATCH: PGA player of the year debate

With the 2014-15 season coming to a close, the question on everyone’s mind is who will be named the player of the year?


NFL reinstates Patriots employees implicated in ‘Deflategate’

The two suspended New England Patriots employees who were implicated in the "Deflategate" saga surrounding footballs used by quarterback Tom Brady were given permission to return to the team.


Oscar Pistorius too broke for new trial

The former athlete is serving five years in prison for shooting his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp dead at his home in South Africa in 2013, but prosecutors in the country are pushing for a retrial on a charge of murder.

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Bill Cosby was expected to testify under oath in a lawsuit brought by a woman accusing the veteran comedian of sexual abuse.

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