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2:37 pm
Mon February 16, 2015

Lance Armstrong Ordered To Pay $10M To Dallas Promotional Company

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AUSTIN-- An arbitration panel ordered Lance Armstrong and Tailwind Sports Corp. to pay $10 million in a fraud dispute with a promotions company for what it called an "unparalleled pageant of international perjury, fraud and conspiracy" that covered up his use of performance-enhancing drugs.

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9:49 am
Wed January 28, 2015

Players And Families Talk With NPR's Michel Martin About Football's Ups And Downs

Nate Jackson, former Denver Broncos wide receiver/tight-end and author of Slow Getting Up: A Story of NFL Survival from the Bottom of the Pile, speaks with NPR host Michel Martin Tuesday night in Dallas.
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As Super Bowl Sunday nears, a lot of people are talking about the team they’d liked to see win, the parties and, of course, the commercials. On Tuesday night at the Perot Museum in Dallas, the topic was football and ethics. 

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6:24 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

College Football Championship Fandoms Know How To Compete

Kelly and her daughter Jordan are Austinites now but they used to live in Eugene and are diehard Duck fans.
Courtney Collins KERA News

Grey and Scarlet versus Yellow and Green. Midwest versus West Coast. Buckeyes versus Ducks.

Diehard fans of Ohio State and Oregon converged on North Texas for the College Football Championship game at AT&T stadium.

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10:38 am
Mon December 22, 2014

Video: Watch The Implosion Of Texas A&M’s Kyle Field

Part of Texas A&M University’s Kyle Field was imploded over the weekend.
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Part of Texas A&M University’s Kyle Field was imploded Sunday. More than 5,000 fans watched as the west side of the stadium came tumbling down.

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11:34 am
Fri December 5, 2014

Roller Derby World Cup Brings Blockers And Jammers From Across The Globe To Dallas

Team France takes on Team Switzerland on opening day at the Blood & Thunder Roller Derby World Cup.
Christina Ulsh KERA News

Fans of cutthroat competition, raucous crowds and full contact sports can find their dream event at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas this weekend. And it’s played on wheels.

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6:41 pm
Tue November 18, 2014

Dallas Becoming A College Hoops Town

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Another big score for North Texas and college basketball.  Six months after Arlington hosted the NCAA Men’s Final Four, the city of Dallas landed the Women’s championship for 2017. It’s part of a plan to make Dallas a go-to destination for college hoops.

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1:58 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

NFL To Investigate Sexual Assault Accusation Involving Dallas Cowboys Player

Dallas Cowboys player C.J. Spillman is facing dual investigations over an alleged sexual assault that took place on Sept. 20 at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Grapevine.

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2:50 pm
Thu September 18, 2014

Ron Washington On Resignation: ‘I Was Not True To My Wife … I Broke Her Trust’

Ron Washington in 2011. The former Rangers manager said Thursday he is embarrassed for being unfaithful to his wife of 42 years.
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Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington says he is embarrassed for being unfaithful to his wife of 42 years.

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3:38 pm
Sun September 7, 2014

Watch This Cool Drone Video Of Dallas Cowboys' AT&T Stadium

A scene from Brian Aiken's latest drone video, which showcases AT&T Stadium in Arlington.
Brian Aiken/YouTube

Just in time for football season, here’s a cool drone video that gives you an up-close-and-personal look at the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium.

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3:06 pm
Fri September 5, 2014

Texas Rangers Manager Ron Washington Resigns

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Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington has resigned. He’s leaving to address an “off-the-field personal matter.”

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