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Coach Jill Ellis is ready to reboot the U.S. women's soccer roster
Not all records are made to be broken. Baseball in its present form will not see a pitcher reach Cy Young's 511 wins. Nor is it reasonable to anticipate a future college soccer coach matching the 21 NCAA titles thus far earned by North Carolina's Anson Dorrance. Sports evolve. The world they
Known for political temperance, Iowa moves sharply right
After decades as the crossroads of prairie populists and checkbook conservatives, Iowa has suddenly become solidly Republican like many of its Midwestern neighbors
The Latest: Robinson wins dunk contest, caps Saturday events
Glenn Robinson III of the Indiana Pacers is the All-Star slam dunk champion
Iowa GOP passes bill opponents say will gut public unions
Public sector unions in Iowa will have less authority to negotiate working conditions for members under a bill passed Thursday in the new Republican-controlled Legislature that critics say is aimed at crippling organized labor in the state
GOP lawmakers agree to force vote on bargaining bill in Iowa
Republican lawmakers have agreed to forcibly end debate on a bill that would eliminate most collective bargaining rights for public workers in Iowa
Iowa GOP's Public Sector Union Bill Similar to Wisconsin
A plan by Republican lawmakers to quickly pass a bill that would drastically cut collective bargaining rights for Iowa public workers has several similarities to Wisconsin's signature 2011 law that led to massive protests in that state
MLB's 30 general managers ... who are they?
Below are quick thumbnails of the 30 general managers as the industry heads into the winter meetings in Nashville. Reflecting considerable recent turnover as a new generation of leadership in the game gets promoted, the nature of the GM job has changed -- especially with "title inflation" as more
Adam Silver: Moratorium to remain despite DeAndre Jordan saga
LAS VEGAS -- NBA commissioner Adam Silver said on Tuesday that while the DeAndre Jordan saga "was not a great look" for the league, there are no plans to adjust the nine-day free-agent moratorium period during which players are permitted to negotiate with teams but not allowed to sign contracts.
Scott Walker Makes It Official: 'I'm Running for President'
Scott Walker made it official today, jumping into the race for the White House as the 15th declared Republican candidate. “After a great deal of thought and a whole lot of prayer, we are so honored to have you join with us today as we announce that I am officially running to serve as your President