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U.S. News - Simone Biles, Megan Rapinoe to receive Medal of Freedom - July 1 (UPI) -- Olympians Simone Biles and Megan Rapinoe, former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and actor Denzel Washington are among the first slate of recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom handed out by President Joe Biden.

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Soccer -- Referees to use semi-automated offside tech at 2022 World Cup

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NHL -- NHL's Sharks fire coach Bob Boughner, staff -- The San Jose Sharks fired head coach Bob Boughner and his staff after they failed to reach the playoffs for a third-consecutive season.

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NBA -- Dolphins' Tagovailoa, Hill compare connection to Bulls' Jordan, Rodman -- Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and wide receiver Tyreek Hill used Chicago Bulls legends Michael Jordan and Dennis Rodman to describe their new connection ahead of the 2022 NFL season.

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NBA -- Ja Morant, Grizzlies agree to contract worth up to $231 million -- All-Star point guard Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies agreed to a five-year extension worth up to $231 million.

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Moments from Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue launch party

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NBA -- Nuggets, Jokic agree to NBA-record $264M contract -- The Denver Nuggets and All-NBA center Nikola Jokic agreed to a five-year extension worth at least $264 million, the most lucrative pact in league history.

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Sports News -- Rafael Nadal, Coco Gauff, Amanda Anisimova advance to 3rd round at Wimbledon -- Two-time Wimbledon champ Rafael Nadal and Americans Cori "Coco" Gauff and Amanda Anisimova are among the players who have advanced to the third round in London, where play keeps being interrupted by rainy weather.

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Sports News -- Wimbledon, rival golf tourneys, auto racing fill weekend sports slate -- Dozens of Wimbledon 2022 tennis matches, rival golf tournaments and auto races from NASCAR and Formula 1 top the Fourth of July weekend sports schedule.

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U.S. News -- Justice Dept. releases $92M to FIFA, other soccer bodies over corruption scandal -- The Justice Department announced it has distributed an additional $92 million to FIFA and other soccer governing bodies for losses they sustained during a massive corruption scandal.

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NBA -- Kevin Durant requests trade from Nets -- All-Star forward Kevin Durant requested a trade on Thursday from the Brooklyn Nets.

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Sports News -- Swiatek moves on, Pliskova upset in Round 2 as rain suspends Wimbledon -- Iga Swiatek and Stefanos Tsitsipas were among the top seeds to advance with second-round wins Thursday at Wimbledon 2022. Women's No. 6 seed Karolina Pliskova exited after an upset loss to England's Katie Boulter.

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NBA -- Hornets' Miles Bridges arrested on felony domestic violence charge -- Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges was arrested on a felony charge in Los Angeles and released on $130,000 bail, a Los Angeles Police Department spokesman said.

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Sports News -- Bautista Agut tests positive for COVID-19, withdraws from Wimbledon -- Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain tested positive for COVID-19 and withdrew from Wimbledon, he announced Thursday on social media.

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NBA -- Trae Young welcomes ex-Spurs star Dejounte Murray to Hawks -- Trae Young welcomed fellow All-Star guard Dejounte Murray to the Atlanta Hawks with a social media message following his acquisition from the San Antonio Spurs.

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Sports News -- Wimbledon 2022: Sakkari moves on; Opelka, Raducanu ousted -- No. 5 seed Maria Sakkari moved on to the third round of Wimbledon 2022 with a straight sets victory, while Reilly Opelka, the second-highest seeded American man, lost his second-round match in London.

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Sports News -- Koepka brothers, Reed-Gooch-Johnson to team up at LIV Golf Portland -- Brothers Brooks Koepka and Chase Koepka and Dustin Johnson, Patrick Reed and Talor Gooch are among the players grouped together for LIV Golf Invitational Series Portland, which will start Thursday in North Plains, Ore.

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NBA -- Wizards to trade Caldwell-Pope, Smith to Nuggets for Barton, Morris -- The Washington Wizards agreed to trade Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Ish Smith to the Denver Nuggets in exchange for Will Barton and Monte Morris, a league source told UPI on Wednesday.

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Ravens' Jaylon Ferguson died from fentanyl, cocaine, autopsy finds

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Mandaloun, Life Is Good, Ce Ce return in July Fourth weekend horse racing

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Serena Williams upset at Wimbledon, 'can't answer' retirement questions

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Wimbledon 2022: Djokovic rolls into Round of 16, Sakkari bounced

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MLB suspends 12, including interpreter, for Mariners-Angels brawl

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