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    Book Discussion on How Kentucky Became Southern

    Maryjean Wall talked about her book How Kentucky Became Southern: A Tale of Outlaws, Horse Thieves, Gamblers, and Breeders, in which she highlights the post-Civil War world of Thoroughbred…

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    Keeneland and the Economics of Horse Country

    Vice President Vince Gabbert talked about the role the Keeneland horse racing facility has played in the growth of Kentucky’s horse business. Keeneland is a Thoroughbred horse…

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    International Soccer Governance

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on the governance and integrity of international soccer. Topics included the recent scandals and leadership changes at FIFA (International Federation…

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    Women in the 1904 St. Louis Olympics

    Kendra Gage talked about the first Olympics held in the United States and the state of female athletics at the turn of the 20th century. She was interviewed at the Organization of American…

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    Book Discussion on The Three-Year Swim Club

    Julie Checkoway talked about her book, The Three-Year Swim Club: The Untold Story of Maui’s Sugar Ditch Kids and Their Quest for Olympic Glory. She was interviewed at BookExpo…

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    2014 World Series Champions

    President Obama welcomed the San Francisco Giants to the White House to honor them for their 2014 World Series win. Giants chief executive officer Larry Baer presented the president…

    369 views
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    FIFA Corruption Investigation

    Keri Geiger talked about the Justice Department’s 47-count indictment against 14 soccer officials and sports executives, including nine FIFA (International Federation of Association…

    281 views
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    Kevin Baxter on Soccer Corruption Charges

    Kevin Baxter talked by telephone from Los Angeles about the Justice Department’s 47-count indictment against FIFA (International Federation of Association Football) officials and…

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    Soccer Corruption Indictments

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch made a statement on the Justice Department’s 47-count indictment against 14 soccer officials and sports executives, including nine FIFA (International…

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    President Obama Honors Air Force Academy Football Team

    President Obama awarded the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy to the United States Air Force Academy football team. The trophy is awarded to the winner of an annual tournament between the…

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    Tax Exemption for Professional Sports Leagues

    Andrew Zimbalist talked by remote video from Northampton, Massachusetts, about the tax exempt status of professional sports leagues after the National Football League’s recent…

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    President Obama Honors Ohio State University Football Team

    President Obama welcomed Ohio State University’s football team to the White House to honor them for winning the 2015 NCAA college football playoff. President Obama also praised…

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    New England Patriots News Conference

    Members of the New England Patriots football team spoke to reporters following a ceremony at the White House to honor them for their 2015 Super Bowl win. They talked about meeting the…

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    President Obama Honors the New England Patriots

    President Obama welcomed the New England Patriots to the White House to honor the team’s 2015 Super Bowl championship. He also praised their community-outreach work.

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    President Obama Honors NASCAR's Kevin Harvick

    President Obama honored 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick in a ceremony at the White House. He spoke about Mr. Harvick’s accomplishments and congratulated…

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    Book Discussion on Cheated

    Jay Smith and Mary Willingham talked about their book Cheated: The UNC Scandal, the Education of Athletes, and the Future of Big-Time College Sports. In the book, they report on two decades…

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    Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony for Jack Nicklaus

    House and Senate leaders held a ceremony to award the Congressional Gold Medal to professional golfer Jack Nicklaus in recognition of his many contributions to the game of golf and his…

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    Open Phones with Mark Fainaru-Wada

    Mark Fainaru-Wada, author of League of Denial: The NFL, Concussions, and the Battle for Truth, talked about his book and responded to viewer questions and comments. He was interviewed at…

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    Panel Discussion on Concussions and Football

    Investigative reporters Steve Fainaru and Mark Fainaru-Wada, sports agent Leigh Steinberg, and retired NFL player Pellom McDaniels III talked about the football related brain injuries and…

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