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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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Verdict in Pistorius murder trial set for Sept. 11

A South African judge will deliver her verdict in the murder trial of Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius next month.

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Golf’s biggest stars going in opposite directions

The divide between golf's two biggest names just keeps growing.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, Aug. 8.

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Embattled NCAA lets richest colleges play their own game

The NCAA granted some autonomy to rich athletic conferences, a tacit acknowledgement of their unrivaled economic clout.

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Former NBA top pick Oden arrested on battery charges

Greg Oden was arrested on Thursday on battery charges following an alleged attack on his ex-girlfriend.

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Woods says he’s ready to go at Valhalla

The waiting game ended when Tiger Woods pronounced himself pain-free and ready to compete in this week's PGA Championship.

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Prosecutor: Pistorius’ defense is ‘devoid of any truth’

South African prosecutor Gerrie Nel asked the judge in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial to reject the track star's defense.

braves

Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, Aug. 7.

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Kings, Sharks to play outdoor game in California in 2015

Outdoor hockey is returning to California for a second straight season.

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Woods arrives at Valhalla, status in question

The waiting game on whether or not Tiger Woods will compete in this week's PGA Championship continues.

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Germany’s World Cup winner Goetze breaks silence

The soccer star says he didn't think about what he was doing when he controlled the ball with his chest before sweeping a volley past Argentina in the final.

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Browns fan accused of relieving himself on Art Modell’s grave

Police say charges have been filed against a the fan after he allegedly posted a video of the bad act on YouTube.

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Club pros ‘living on a prayer’ in PGA Championship

Golf could do itself a favor this week by fussing less over Tiger Woods and more over Rob Corcoran.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, Aug. 6.

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Spurs hire Becky Hammon, make NBA coaching history

The reigning NBA champions have hired the first regular season female assistant coach in league history.

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Criminal charges filed in baseball doping case

The owner of a Florida anti-aging clinic at the center of a doping scandal involving MLB players faces federal charges.

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Woods unsure if he’ll play in PGA Championship

Tiger Woods, his back again in pain, has not yet decided if he can play in the PGA Championship, which starts on Thursday.

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Giants pitcher to have season-ending surgery

San Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Cain will undergo surgery on his elbow.

baltimore

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, Aug. 5.

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

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An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

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A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.

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Funeral Set For Victims of Ehamp Motorcycle Crash

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A funeral service has been set for Ed and Brittany McGrath, the father and daughter killed Thursday in an Easthampton motorcycle crash

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Holyoke Water Plant On Agenda

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Holyoke ratepayers could soon be footing the bill for a three-million-dollar water disinfection plant

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UMass Students Keep Police Busy

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Students from UMass are already keeping the Amherst police department busy