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Taking A Cue From Colin Kaepernick, High School Football Players Are Refusing To Stand For The National Anthem

Across the country, high school football players appear to be taking a cue from San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and declining to stand for the national anthem, MSN is reporting. It appears that Colin Kaepernick has started something of a movement. You may recall that on August 26, Kaepernick made headlines after he stayed seated during the national anthem. ...

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The best river cruises for taking in exotic city sights, from the Mekong to Moscow

There are cruises from Vietnam to Cambodia and Budapest to Bucharest  You can explore sights such as the pagodas and palaces in Phnom Penh A Rhine river cruise with stops at Christmas markets is a magical trip By Henry Carton For The Mail On Sunday Published: 01:45 EST, 10 September 2016 | Updated: 01:45 EST, 10 September 2016 Bumping along in an ...

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This pretty Seahawks flea flicker ended with Ricardo Lockette taking a Panther’s soul

The Seahawks hit a beautiful play against the Panthers. This Russell Wilson flea flicker to Ricardo Lockette was fun fun fun fun fun fun fun: This play is ridiculous for two reasons. We see flea flickers from time to time, but the design of this one is nifty. Normally a flea flicker features a running back faking a dive up ...

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Adam Silver says NBA will consider taking top 16 teams for the playoffs

The era of below .500 Eastern Conference teams making the playoffs might finally be over. As the three-team race for the final seed in the Western Conference playoffs heats up, there’s bound to be more attention on the imbalance that exists between the NBA’s two conferences. The West has been noticeably stronger for 14 years, but the NBA has remained steadfast ...

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The road less traveled: In a league defined narrowly by ultimate success or absolute failure, three teams are taking their own path to relevance and maybe someday to a championship.

Everyone wants what the San Antonio Spurs have, yet only a handful of teams can even reasonably aspire to it. As a new season begins, there are maybe a half-dozen challengers with realistic championship hopes; a few caveats and some lucky bounces may allow a few more — at most — to contend. We count the rings in the NBA ...

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