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  • iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEChi White Sox 5,  L.-A. Dodgers 2Texas 6, Colorado 5San Diego 12  Seattle 2L.A. Angels 4, Arizona 2Atlanta 11, Detroit 3St. Louis 3, Houston 2Pittsburgh 4, Minnesota 1Philadelphia 7, Toronto 1Cleveland 4, Chi Cubs 3AMERICAN LEAGUEBoston 11, Baltimore 9Kansas City 10, Oakland  3NATIONAL LEAGUEN.-Y. Mets 5, Miami 0Washington 6, N.-Y. Mets 0San Francisco 14, Cincinnati 2NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONToronto 131, Orlando 112N.-Y. Knicks 109, Detroit 95San Antonio 103, Cleveland 74Oklahoma City 92, Dallas 91Sacramento 91, Memphis 90Utah 108, New Orleans 100NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUENashville 3, N.-Y. Islanders 1OT/Detroit 4, Carolina 3Buffalo 4, Florida 2OT/Tampa Bay 5, Chicago 4St. Louis 4, Arizona 1Calgary 4, Colorado 2Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
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  • Andy Lyons/Getty Images(CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) -- There’s no snooze button for buzzer-beating North Carolina forward, Luke Maye.After a long night of dominating the court, sending the Tar Heels to the Final Four in the NCAA college basketball tournament, Maye showed up for his 8 a.m. business class. He was greeted by a standing ovation from his classmates.Maye helped bring the Tar Heels to victory in the Elite Eight game against Kentucky, scoring a game-winning 3-point shot with only 0.3 seconds remaining. The Tar Heels on the game 75 to 73.Next up for Maye and The Heels is a semi-final game against the Oregon Ducks in Glendale, Arizona, on Saturday.
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  • iStock/Thinkstock(LAS VEGAS) -- It's official. The Oakland Raiders are relocating to Las Vegas.
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  • iStock/Thinkstock(EULESS, Texas) -- Already accustomed to winning on the mat, transgender teen wrestler Mack Beggs can now enjoy another victory -- a change in policy that will allow him to compete in some matches against boys, the gender with which he identifes.The organization that governs amateur wrestling in the United States recently changed its policy to allow transgender wrestlers to compete against the gender which they declare as their own.Thanks to the new rule by USA Wrestling, Beggs, a 17-year-old junior at Trinity High School in Euless who is transitioning to male, can compete against boys in offseason, non-school events.But in school competitions, Beggs will still have to wrestle girls -- a fact that has made him a target of criticism.The student won the Texas state girls' title in wrestling last month, capping off a season in which he was undefeated -- but one that drew controversy.Beggs has not yet completed his transition to male and he is undergoing doctor-prescribed testosterone treatments. Critics had questioned whether these treatments gave him an unfair advantage over girls, and one parent filed a lawsuit against the state's school-athletics governing body in an attempt to block Beggs from competing in the girls’ division when he is a senior next year.After winning his 110-pound weight class in the state tournament, Beggs told ESPN he would prefer to compete against boys but that the University Interscholastic League, which oversees athletics in Texas's public primary and secondary schools, requires him to wrestle under the gender listed on his birth certificate.“Because I’m a guy. It just makes more sense [to wrestle boys],” Beggs told ESPN. “Boys' wrestling is hard. It's really, really hard. But I'll do it. If it means wrestling with the guys, I'll do it.”Beggs added that he's been "holding back" on testosterone treatments, taking lower doses, so as to be fair when wrestling girls."I don't want to cheat," he told ESPN. "That's not something I do. I don't cheat."The University Interscholastic League allows Beggs to compete against girls even though he is taking testosterone. But the organization has a rule, which it says was approved through a referendum of its member school superintendents, that a student athlete's gender is based on his or her birth certificate.The University Interscholastic League also notes on its website that under Texas law, people can go to court to change the gender on their birth certificate."The [league] strives to provide fair and equitable competitions for all students" and follows "a transparent process to make the rules that govern" competitions, the organization says on its website.In contrast to the state organization's policy, USA Wrestling's has adopted the new policy that says wrestlers who transition before puberty shall be regarded as the gender with which they identify. The policy was adopted at the organization's executive meeting March 14.The athlete need only have “declared that his gender identity is male” or that “her gender identity is female,” the new policy policy states.Tony Black, USA Wrestling’s director of state services, told ABC News affiliate WFAA-TV that the new policy is in line with International Olympic Committee guidelines adopted last year that remove all surgical requirements for transgender athletes to compete in Olympics and other international events concordant with their gender identity.Black told WFAA-TV that USA Wrestling's policy change grew out of “a changing culture and ensuring that we’re in line with the International Olympic Committee recommendations on this exact matter.”Beggs told ESPN in his interview earlier this month that he has been taunted with slurs and boos during competitions. Some people “just automatically want to call me a cheater,” he said.The teen said Texas' school athletic policymakers should “change the laws and t
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  • Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(DALLAS) -- Seattle Seahawks quarterback Trevone Boykin was arrested in Dallas on misdemeanor charges of marijuana possession and public intoxication Monday morning after a car crash.
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  • Mexican Attorney General’s Office(NEW YORK) -- A Massachusetts politician honored Houston's police department Monday morning for its role in recovering Tom Brady's stolen jersey from the 2017 Super Bowl.The police department accepted a commendation from Massachusetts state representative Harold Naughton, who chairs the state's public safety and homeland safety committee, while Naughton was on a trip to Texas.Matt Slinkard of the Houston police department praised his officers for taking the lead in the investigation and partnering with other groups including the Texas Rangers, the FBI and NFL after the quarterback's jersey went missing after the New England Patriots' Feb. 5, 2017, Super Bowl victory.Naughton said the "tremendous job that was done with the entire handling of the Super Bowl ... means a great deal.""When that jersey went missing, all of Patriots Nation was concerned," Naughton said. "But we had tremendous faith in the people here, in the law enforcement."Naughton applauded the police department's "valiant efforts" to recovery Brady's stolen jersey."We take our politics and our sports pretty seriously up in Massachusetts and in New England," he said. "These things mean a lot to us were very nostalgic about our sports teams."Houston police chief Art Acevedo said last week that the jersey was found in Mexico.A former Mexican newspaper director, Mauricio Ortega, is accused of reaching into the star quarterback's bag after the Patriots' win and then sneaking away with the valuable jersey, officials said.The NFL said the jersey was part of a larger haul that was in the possession of a credentialed member of the press. Brady's jersey from the Patriots’ 2015 Super Bowl win over the Seattle Seahawks was also recovered, officials said.Brady's 2017 Super Bowl jersey had an estimated value of $500,000, according to a complaint filed with the Houston Police Department in February.Brady, listed as the complainant in the Feb. 6 police report, told reporters the day after the Super Bowl, "I put it in the bag, and then I came out and it wasn't there anymore. So it's unfortunate because that's a nice piece of memorabilia. So if it shows up on eBay somewhere, someone let me know."
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