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    Book Discussion on Long Shot

    Craig Hodges talked about his book, Long Shot: The Struggles and Triumphs of an NBA Freedom Fighter, on his political thinking and activism. He was interviewed at BookExpo America, the…

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    2015 WNBA Champions

    President Obama welcomed members of the Minnesota Lynx to the White House to honor the team for winning the 2015 WNBA championship win, their third in five years. He also spoke briefly…

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    Muhammad Ali Memorial Service

    An interfaith public memorial service for Muhammad Ali was held in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, in the KFC Yum! Center. He died June 3, 2016, at age 74. Many notable…

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer calls on boxer Muhammad Ali’s legacy.

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    President Obama Honors the Denver Broncos

    President Obama welcomed the Denver Broncos to the White House to honor them for their 2016 Super Bowl win.

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    Las Vegas Center for Gaming Research

    David Schwartz gave a tour of the Center for Gaming Research at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He showed items from the university archives' collection related to the history of…

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    Reaction to the Death of Muhammad Ali

    Boxer, civil rights activist, and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Muhammad Ali died on Friday, June 3, 2016, at the age of 74. Messages from congressmen and President Obama were…

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    2016 NCAA Men's Basketball Champions

    President Obama welcomed the Villanova University Wildcats men’s basketball team to the White House to honor them for their 2016 NCAA championship win.

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    World War II Home Front

    Professor Kat Williams talked about women and life on the home front during World War II. She described the role of women in aiding the war effort in factories and military auxiliary…

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    Youth Sports Concussions

    Parents of student athletes who sustained head injuries, medical experts, researchers, and sports officials testified at a hearing about concussions in youth sports. Dr. Thomas…

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    NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Winners

    Women’s basketball head coach Geno Auriemma and senior forward Breanna Stewart spoke to reporters in the White House driveway after being honored by the president, along with the rest…

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    President Obama Honors NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Winners

    President Obama welcomed the University of Connecticut Huskies women’s basketball team to the White House to honor them for their 2016 NCAA Championship win.

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    President Obama Honors Naval Academy Football Team

    President Obama presented the Commander-in-Chief Trophy to the U.S. Naval Academy football team. The trophy is awarded to the winner of an annual tournament between the three military…

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    Jackie Robinson and Race in America

    Ken Burns talked about his PBS documentary, Jackie Robinson, about the first black Major League Baseball player and his legacy as a leader in the civil rights movement.

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    Open Phones with Gilbert Gaul

    Gilbert Gaul talked about his book, Billion-Dollar Ball: A Journey Through the Big-Money Culture of College Football, and responded to viewer comments and questions. He was interviewed at…

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    Panel Discussion on Money and Influence

    Panelists talked about money and influence. Panelists included David Maraniss, author of Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story; Gilbert Gaul, author of Billion-Dollar Ball: A Journey…

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    Hunting and Fishing on Federal Lands

    Corbin Hiar reported by video from Capitol Hill about the Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2015 (SHARE Act) being debated on the House floor that day and the…

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    President Obama Honors the Chicago Blackhawks

    President Obama welcomed the Chicago Blackhawks to the White House to honor them for their 2015 Stanley Cup victory.

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    Sport and Race in the 1980s

    Matthew Andrews talked about how the racial tensions of the 1980s were reflected in the sports of the era, particularly when white and black athletes faced off in boxing matches and…

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    Book Discussion on Blood Medicine

    Kathleen Sharp talked about her book, Blood Medicine: Blowing the Whistle on One of the Deadliest Prescription Drugs Ever, about the prescription drug Procrit, also known as…

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