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Yaqub Salik Talib: Suspect accused of shooting a coach during a Dallas-area youth football game turns himself in

CNN — The suspect in a shooting that killed a 43-year-old coach during a weekend youth football game outside Dallas turned himself in Monday, police said. Yaqub Salik Talib, 39, the brother of former NFL star and Super Bowl winner Aqib Talib, pulled out a gun after the opposing teams’ coaching staff had a disagreement …

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Henry County’s summer chess tournament winners announced | News

McDONOUGH — United States Chess Federation National Master Chris Chambers won the Henry County Parks and Recreation Chess Summer Open last month. Tyson Willis followed with a close second place finish. Will Abbott, 13, won the youth division while fifteen-year-old Becket Harp took runner-up. The eight-hour tournament featured 62 competitors from across the Southern Crescent …

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‘Evolving away from tennis’: Serena Williams hints at retirement | News

The US superstar is one of the most decorated tennis players in history, with 23 singles Grand Slam titles. Serena Williams says she is “evolving away from tennis” as she detailed her upcoming retirement from the sport she has dominated for much of her career to focus on growing a family and her business interests. …

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Russian Prosecutors Seek 9.5-Year Sentence for US Basketball Star Griner

Russian prosecutors have asked for US basketball star Brittney Griner to be sentenced to 9.5 years in a penal colony, the state-run TASS news agency reported from the courtroom Thursday as the high-profile trial nears its end. The two-time Olympic champion was arrested on drug smuggling charges on Feb. 17 after officers found cannabis vape …

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