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Atlanta is Awarded Super Bowl LIII Following Deal's Veto of Anti-Gay Bill

SPORTS | By John Riley | May 29
Atlanta is being richly rewarded with the chance to host a Super Bowl following a skirmish earlier this year over a bill that was being pushed by some lawmakers in the Georgia legislature.

Tampa Bay Rays Got Pride

SPORTS | By John McDonald | May 14
LGBT baseball fans in West-Central Florida have a chance to show their support next month for the Tampa Bay Rays.

#morethanmean :: Female Sports Reporters Discuss Abusive Tweets, Harassment

ESPNW's Sarah Spain was tired of abusive online attacks by men towards female reporters so she helped create a PSA where men read mean tweets targeting women.

Women's Soccer Stars Demand Equal Pay and Treatment

SPORTS | Apr 3
Stars Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe, Becky Sauerbrunn and Hope Solo filed the wage discrimination complaint.

Jordan Spieth and Lexi Thompson on Golf and Drive, Chip & Putt

SPORTS | Mar 15
Spieth and Thompson are the top male and female American golfers.

Maria Sharapova Career in Limbo After Failing Drug Test

SPORTS | Mar 8
Two major sponsors, Nike and TAG Heuer, are cutting ties with the tennis superstar.

Super Bowl 50: Cam Newton's Carolina Panthers Take on Peyton Manning's Denver Broncos

SPORTS | By Mike Halterman | Feb 6
If you're a big football fan, you're on pins and needles waiting for the 50th annual Super Bowl match-up coming up on February 7. Here's what to know going in.

'What If' Moments That Defined Super Bowl Legacies

SPORTS | By Will Graves | Feb 4
For five decades, Super Bowl legacies have been cemented or destroyed thanks to a sometimes fluky confluence of luck (good or bad), hubris (looking at you, Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell) and the random bounce of a ball.

Schools Ease Athlete Penalties for Marijuana

CORPORATE | By Eric Olson | Dec 28
At least one-third of the Power Five conference schools are not punishing athletes as harshly as they were 10 years ago for testing positive for marijuana and other so-called recreational drugs.

FIFA President Sepp Blatter Barred from Soccer for 8 Years

SPORTS | Dec 21
Sepp Blatter was found guilty of an ethics violation.

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