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Patriots may be in limbo if Brady continues suspension fight
This isn't over. Not by a long shot....

Roger Goodell upholds Tom Brady's 4-game suspension
NEW YORK (AP) -- The commissioner pointed to concealed evidence. The team described it as a folly. And the agent added sham to the lexicon of "Deflategate."...

If USOC finds a new city, Boston debacle could be forgotten
Embarrassing as the debacle in Boston may have been, chances are it will be nothing more than a distant memory when the vote for the 2024 Olympics finally rolls around....

Star athletes pitch for Beijing, Almaty ahead of 2022 vote
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Former NBA star Yao Ming and Sochi Olympic bronze medalist figure skater Denis Ten differ in height by exactly two feet. The towering basketballer is representing Beijing's bid for the 2022 Olympics, and the diminutive figure skater is boosting the bid from Almaty, Kazakhstan....

Tokyo Olympic chief apologizes to IOC over stadium change
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Japanese organizers apologized to the IOC on Wednesday over the scrapping of the original plans for the Olympic stadium and delivered assurances that the new venue will be ready in time for the 2020 Games....

Chiefs' Berry to practice 8 months after cancer diagnosis
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) -- Eight months after getting the stunning news that he had cancer, Chiefs Pro Bowl safety was expected back on the practice field Wednesday, a day after doctors gave him the all-clear....

Nationals land Papelbon in trade, fall to Marlins 4-1
MIAMI (AP) -- The Washington Nationals have a new closer, landing All-Star Jonathan Papelbon from the Philadelphia Phillies....

'Dr. Jen' embraces breakthrough role with Arizona Cardinals
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Jen Welter accepts the title of trailblazer, embraces the chance to be a role model for girls and, perhaps most of all, can't wait to get beyond the hype and on to work when the Arizona Cardinals open training camp this weekend....

LEADING OFF: Kershaw's streak, All-Stars on new teams
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:...

Mets reliever Mejia banned for year for positive drug test
NEW YORK (AP) -- Just back from an 80-game drug suspension, New York Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia was banned for an additional 162 games Tuesday by Major League Baseball following a second positive test for performance-enhancing substances....

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