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California Bill Seeks To Make Cheerleaders Team Employees

The bill approved by the state Senate on Monday would require that cheerleaders be paid at least minimum wage if they work for professional sports teams based in California.

06/29/2015

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Michelle Obama To Open 2015 Special Olympics In Los Angeles

The Special Olympics features athletes with intellectual disabilities competing in such sports as swimming, basketball, track and field, and gymnastics.

06/25/2015

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Play It Forward Nonprofit Helps Schools Get Sports Equipment

Created by a teenager, the nonprofit has grown and now will underwrite sports programs at nine schools. Find more information here about the group.    

06/18/2015

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Trout, Calhoun HRs In 8th Help Angels Beat A’s, 5-4

Mike Trout and Kole Calhoun drove in the tying and go-ahead runs with eighth-inning homers, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a seesaw 5-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night.

06/12/2015

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Pujols, Trout Homer In Angels’ Win Against Tampa Bay Rays

Albert Pujols hit his 537th home run Thursday night to move ahead of Mickey Mantle into 16th place on the all-time list and complete the scoring for the Los Angeles Angels in a 6-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.

06/11/2015

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Tulowitzki, Arenado Lift Rockies To 7-6 Win Over Dodgers

Troy Tulowitzki homered and drove in five runs, Nolan Arenado hit a game-winning sacrifice fly in the ninth inning and the Colorado Rockies rallied for a 7-6 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on a rainy Wednesday night.

06/04/2015

Emerson Etem #16 of the Anaheim Ducks checks Brent Seabrook #7 of the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 23, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (photo credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Game 7 Showdown In West Finals Welcomed By Ducks, Blackhawks

Ryan Getzlaf and Jonathan Toews agree that the pain of a Game 7 defeat in the Stanley Cup playoffs doesn’t really go away.

05/30/2015

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Best Tennis Courts In Orange County

For the tennis lovers out there it is not difficult to get in a great cardio workout while having fun. The sport offers amazing opportunities for those that are novice to experts. With the amazing weather in Orange County year-round, it is not difficult to find the right court to achieve your goals. Grab a racket and can of balls and explore the best tennis courts in Orange County.

05/29/2015

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - OCTOBER 20:  The FIFA logo is seen outside the FIFA headquarters during to the FIFA Executive Committee Meeting on October 20, 2011 in Zurich, Switzerland. During this third meeting of the year, held on two days, the FIFA Executive Committee will approve the match schedules for the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 and the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.  (Photo by Harold Cunningham/Getty Images)

Several FIFA Officials Arrested, To Be Extradited To U.S. On Charges Of Corruption

Swiss officials say six soccer officials were arrested in Switzterland arrested, on suspicion of receiving and paying bribes.

05/26/2015

Sean O'Briien, aka The Dancing Man, is getting ready to party down! (credit: CBS)

Dancing Man Takes Anti-Bullying Pitch (Literally) To Dodgers Stadium

Before and after throwing out the first pitch he posed with fans and Dodger players.

05/24/2015

Catcher Austin Barnes #65 of the Los Angeles Dodgers tags out Abraham Almonte #16 of the San Diego Padres at homeplate in the eighth inning of their MLB game at Dodger Stadium on May 24, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. The Padres defeated the Dodgers 11-3. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Justin Upton’s Slam, 6 RBIs Lead Shields, Pads Over Dodgers

Justin Upton hit a grand slam and drove in six runs as the San Diego Padres broke loose Sunday, backing unbeaten James Shields in an 11-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers.

05/24/2015

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Bolsinger Shuts Down Padres, Pederson Hits HR As Dodgers Win

Mike Bolsinger retired his final 23 batters after giving up a leadoff single in the first inning and Joc Pederson homered, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 2-0 victory over the punchless San Diego Padres on Saturday night.

05/23/2015

Brock Holt #26 of the Boston Red Sox scores as Carlos Perez #58 of the Los Angeles Angels awaits the throw in the eighth inning at Fenway Park on May 23, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (photo credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Napoli Blasts 2 HRs In Boston’s 8-3 Win Over Angels

Mike Napoli’s timing at the plate returned at the perfect time for the struggling Boston Red Sox.

05/23/2015

Emerson Etem #16 of the Anaheim Ducks checks Brent Seabrook #7 of the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 23, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (photo credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Beat Ducks 5-4 In Game 4 Of Western Final

The series is now tied 2-2.

05/23/2015

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Dodgers Hand Padres 3rd Straight Loss

Andrew Cashner matched Zack Greinke pitch-for-pitch through six innings. The San Diego Padres just couldn’t deliver a victory.

05/22/2015

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