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June 24, 2020 - 4:21 pm
BY: Kelly McCarthy, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — After "an emotional few days," NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace addressed his followers on Twitter Wednesday after the FBI investigation concluded that he was not the direct target of a hate crime. "First off, I want to say how relieved I am that the...
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June 24, 2020 - 3:18 pm
(BRADENTON, Fla.) -- BY: CHRISTINA CARREGA At least five WNBA players, citing battles for social justice reform or concerns over the novel coronavirus, have said they plan to sit out this season. Days after the league announced plans to launch the 2020 season in July at the IMG Academy in Bradenton...
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June 23, 2020 - 6:54 pm
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- The FBI has completed its investigation into a noose found in Bubba Wallace's garage at Talladega Superspeedway earlier this week and is not filing any federal charges, the organization announced Tuesday. According to a statement from U.S. Attorney Jay E...
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June 23, 2020 - 1:44 pm
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace said he is "absolutely" reinvigorated to help advocate for social change and educate others after a noose was found in his team's garage over the weekend. Wallace joined The View Tuesday and explained his current perspective...
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June 23, 2020 - 9:13 am
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Tennis champion Novak Djokovic said Tuesday he has tested positive for COVID-19. His wife also tested positive but their children are negative, he said. Three tennis players competing at a tournament Djokovic organized in Croatia and Serbia have tested...
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June 22, 2020 - 7:38 am
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (LINCOLN, Ala.) -- NASCAR said Sunday it has launched an investigation after a noose was found in the garage stall of a black driver who had called for removing the Confederate flag from league events. "We are angry and outraged, and cannot state strongly enough how...
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June 19, 2020 - 7:43 am
By LESLEY MESSER, ABC News (LOS ANGELES) -- When the COVID-19 pandemic shut down the United States in March, many struggled to figure how they could do their jobs while maintaining the safety guidelines outlined by experts. For Jeff Smith, the vice president of entertainment at MaggieVision...
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A sign at the entrance to ESPN's Wide World of Sports at Walt Disney World is seen Wednesday, June 3, 2020, in Kissimmee, Fla. The NBA has told the National Basketball Players Association that it will present a 22-team plan for restarting the season at Disney. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
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June 16, 2020 - 10:18 pm
Here’s some of what awaits NBA players going to Disney next month: game rooms, golf course access, cabanas with misters to combat the heat, fishing areas, bowling, backstage tours and salon services. It only sounds like vacation. The NBA described very specific plans to players and teams for the...
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June 16, 2020 - 2:03 pm
By AARON KATERSKY and CARMEN COX, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that the state can host the US Open tennis tournament this summer, but without fans. "It will held without fans, but we can watch it on TV and I'll take that," Cuomo said at his daily press briefing...
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June 16, 2020 - 9:51 am
By JEANETTE TORRES-PEREZ, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Monday said he would “welcome” Colin Kaepernick back into the league and would “encourage” a team to sign the 32-year-old quarterback. Kaepernick has not taken the field since 2016, when he first started kneeling...
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