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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, May 13.

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Olympic gold medalist Amy Van Dyken standing again after quad crash

The six-time gold medalist is inspiring others with her journey on the road to recovery after severing her spine last year.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady speaks at a news conference in Foxborough, Mass., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 as he addresses the issue of the NFL investigation of deflated footballs.

NFL suspends Brady, hits Patriots hard for ‘DeflateGate’

The New England Patriots face a $1 million fine, the four-game suspension of their star quarterback, and the loss of draft picks.

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MLB pumps up ball security after ‘DeflateGate’

Major League Baseball says it has placed increased security around those who handle game balls.

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NHL playoff preview: Canadiens vs. Lightning

Montreal takes on Tampa Bay tonight for game six.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, May 12.

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You can study ‘Deflategate’ in college

A sports law professor has crafted the four-credit class for the fall term.

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Boston bomber: ‘No one’ should suffer as his victims

Closing arguments are set for Wednesday. Jurors will then decide whether to sentence convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death or to life in prison.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Monday, May 11.

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Nadal drops out top 5 for first time in 10 years

After a handful of losses, the 28-year-old has dropped to seventh in the ATP rankings.

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WATCH: LeBron James’ playoff buzzer beater from all angles

The game winning shot in the final second tied up the series 2-2.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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

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This week’s top sports shots

A look back on some of this week's best plays and biggest moments in sports.

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Brady’s agent strikes back

The Super Bowl winning QB declined to discuss the Deflategate investigation, but that didn't stop his agent from going off.

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A-Rod passes Mays

Alex Rodriguez passed Willie Mays for fourth on the all-time home run list while helping the New York Yankees earn a victory against a division rival.

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Cavs under fire for ‘All In’ video

The Cavaliers apologized for a video skit showing a man throwing a woman across a room for wearing a Chicago Bulls T-shirt.

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Preview: NHL games of the night

Here's a look at tonight's slate of Stanley Cup playoff games.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the sports stories making news today, Friday, May 8.

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What’s next for Brady, Patriots after ‘Deflategate’ report

Deflategate might do what none of the other controversies and near-misses could: tarnish the legacy of the four-time Super Bowl champion and reigning MVP.

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Minnesota Budget Still Under Construction

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State budget negotiations resumed at Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton's residence yesterday afternoon.

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Death Penalty Showdown in Nebraska

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Governor Pete Ricketts has vetoed legislation passed by the Unicameral that would repeal the death penalty.

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Bill to Allow Packer Ownership of Livestock Advances

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Meat packers would be able to own hogs and contract with Nebraska producers under a bill advancing in the Unicameral.

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Service Honors Fallen Omaha Officer

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Funeral services for Omaha Police officer Kerrie Orozco, who was killed in the line of duty, were held Tuesday.

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Blood Donations Needed For Summer

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The upcoming summer season brings with it busier schedules, and LifeServe Blood Center, based in Sioux City, Iowa, finds their blood supply falls low as people take less time to make regular donations.