Tag Archives: Sports in the United States

23Jan/17

Patriots, Falcons to meet in Super Bowl LI

The Atlanta Falcons crush the Green Bay Packers 44-21 in the NFC Championship and the New England Patriots cruise to 36-17 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers in the AFC Championship to setup Super Bowl LI meeting.

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05Sep/16

San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick speaks to reporters following second anthem protest

Quarterback pledges one million dollars to charity as his protest continues
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07Feb/16
SuperBowlSunday

Euphoria in the San Francisco bay Area as thousands arrive for the Super Bowl

Fans arrive at Levi’s stadium in Santa Clara ahead of Super Bowl 50.

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05Feb/16

At $4.8 million per 30 seconds, advertisers go all in for the Super Bowl

Celebrity, comedy, cars and cute animals continue to dominate Super Bowl advertising.

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12Sep/15

N.Y. police release video of ex-tennis star James Blake’s mistaken arrest

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES (SEPTEMBER 9, 2015) (NYPD) – The New York City Police Department on Friday (September 11th) released a security camera video showing ex-tennis star James Blake being tackled, thrown to the ground and handcuffed by an undercover officer in a now infamous case of mistaken identity.
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20Jul/15

Unarmed Mississippi man allegedly strangled to death by police officer

USA (Next Media) – Witnesses have told investigators that an unarmed black man was strangled to death in Stonewall, Mississippi after he was held in a chokehold by a police officer for more than 20 minutes in early July.
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15Apr/15

Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez found guilty of 2013 murder

A jury finds former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez guilty of first-degree murder in the June 2013 slaying of Odin Lloyd in an industrial park near his Massachusetts home.
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13Feb/15

NBA All Stars hold court before the big game

“Winning is everything,” says LeBron James ahead of the NBA All-Star game.
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