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Washington Post strikes 'Redskins' from editorials


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WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Washington Post says it will stop calling Washington's football team the "Redskins" on its editorial page. The paper's editorial board announced Friday...full story
updated 2014-08-23 06:42 AM
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American League shortstop Derek Jeter, of the New York Yankees, waves as he is taken out of the game in the top of the fourth inning of the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Shortstop Derek Jeter, of the New York Yankees, doubles during the first inning of the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) American League shortstop Derek Jeter, of the New York Yankees, tries to throw out the National League's Andrew McCutchen at first base during the first inning of the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Shortstop Derek Jeter, of the New York Yankees, waves to the crowd during the first inning of the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone) Shortstop Derek Jeter, of the New York Yankees, doubles during the first inning of the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) FILE - In this April 11, 2004, file photo, Phil Mickelson hugs last year's Masters winner Canada's Mike Weir after being presented his green jacket after winning the Masters championship at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga.  (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File) American League shortstop Derek Jeter, of the New York Yankees, waves to the crowd as American League Manager John Farrell, of the Boston Red Sox, left, looks on before the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone) In this July 15, 2014 photo, Israel Lacrosse head coach Bill Beroza, left, attackman Noach Milller, center, and team executive director Scott Neiss hold an Israeli flag inside a hotel room used to organize team gear, in Commerce City, Colo. In its first tournament appearance, the Israeli lacrosse team is handily defeating opponents in the Lacrosse World Championship, even as its players' minds are on their homeland. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley) FILE - In this April 7, 2014 file photo, Juventus coach Antonio Conte waves to supporters during a Serie A soccer match between Juventus and Livorno at the Juventus stadium, in Turin, Italy. On Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Juventus and Conte announced the coach's contract terminated by mutual consent. (AP Photo/Massimo Pinca, files) Shortstop Derek Jeter, of the New York Yankees, doubles during the first inning of the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Minneapolis.  (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
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Washington Post strikes 'Redskins' from editorials

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Washington Post says it will stop calling Washington's football team the "Redskins" on its editorial page. The paper's editorial board announced Friday....Fullstory

2014-08-23 06:42 AM

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English Standings

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English Results

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German Standings

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French Standings

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Dutch Standings

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2014-08-23 06:01 AM

Ryu shoots bogey-free 66 to extend early lead Ryu shoots bogey-free 66 to extend early lead

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2014-08-23 06:01 AM

NFL, rapper MIA reach settlement

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No act: Tom Hanks wants sod for Women's World Cup

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English Summaries

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German Summaries

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Bayern beats Wolfsburg 2-1 in Bundesliga Bayern beats Wolfsburg 2-1 in Bundesliga
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2014-08-23 06:01 AM

PSG held 0-0 at Evian in French league

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ANNECY, France (AP) -- Uninspired Paris Saint-Germain sorely missed star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic as the defending champion drew 0-0 with lowly Evian in the French....Fullstory

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French Results

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Dutch Results

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Norwegian Standings

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