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Galaxy defeats LAFC thanks to Jonathan dos Santos’ second-half goal

Los Angeles Galaxy celebrates after a goal in the first half in the first half at Dignity Health Sports Park on May 8, 2021 in Carson, California. (Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images) Eduard Atuesta #20 of Los Angeles FC gets past Adam Saldana #43 of Los Angeles Galaxy in the first half at Dignity Health Sp…

The Latest: Utility regulator shares discredited theories

By The Associated Press PHOENIX — An elected Arizona utility regulator has shared discredited conspiracy theories while trying to persuade energy and power providers not to require their employees to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. The Arizona Republic reports that Arizona Corporation Commission member Jim O&#8217…

Angels’ Joe Maddon values Patrick Sandoval as ‘middle-inning closer’

ANAHEIM — Two games into Patrick Sandoval’s season, he’s shown encouraging signs of being ready to take the next step in his big-league development. Eventually, that will likely lead Sandoval into the Angels’ rotation. In the meantime, though, Manager Joe Maddon said there’s no need to rush him to high-leverage spot…
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Kobe Bryant Estate and Nike Fail to Come to Terms

J.T. Torbit A beautiful business partnership has come to an end as the Kobe Bryant estate and Nike executives have failed to come to terms on a contract extension after a partnership that has lasted two decades. “Kobe and Nike have made some of the most beautiful basketball shoes of all time, worn and adored by fans…
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Briefly: Dave Roberts Becomes Second Black Manager to Win the World Series; Iyanla Vanzant’s, ‘Fix My Life’ Series on OWN is Coming to an End; Netflix Set to Premiere New Gospel Series Executively Produced by Pharrell Williams…

Dave Roberts Becomes Second Black Manager to Win the World Series Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent The Los Angeles Dodgers are the champions of baseball in large part because of a masterful managerial job by Dave Roberts, who becomes just the second African American skipper to win t…
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Michael Jordan Forms NASCAR Team, Secures Bubba Wallace as Driver

Staff             Basketball legend Michael Jordan is the newest NASCAR team owner. The 57-year-old will oversee a NASCAR Cup Series team with the only Black, NASCAR top racer, Bubba Wallace, as a featured driver. Jordan will be the majority owner while NASC…


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