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LeBron James: ‘We Will Definitely Not Shut Up and Dribble’

There has been a lot of talk about LeBron James and other athletes using their platforms to spread awareness about social issues and promote positivity. Fox News commentator Laura Ingraham sparked a social media backlash after directing LeBron James, Kevin Durant, and other outspoken NBA stars to “just shut up and dribble.” According to USA More...

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By Jake Leonard On Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Errors, early struggles result in Lady Redskins home loss against Auburn, 8-3

NOKOMIS (Heartland Newsfeed) — A combination of costly errors and defensive struggles early resulted in a home loss for the Nokomis Lady Redskins softball team against the Auburn Trojans. The Trojans would More...

By Jake Leonard On Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Illinois fly and spring trout fishing dates for 2018 announced

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — The 2018 Illinois spring trout fishing season is just a few weeks away. Anglers will need both a fishing license and an inland trout stamp to participate, unless they are More...

By United Press International On Friday, February 23rd, 2018

McGregor submitted to be included in UFC 222 vs. Frankie Edgar

LAS VEGAS (UPI) — Conor McGregor says he put his name in for UFC 222, but was told there “wasn’t enough time to generate the money that the UFC would need.” McGregor, 29, is 21-3 in his More...

By Associated Press On Friday, February 23rd, 2018

South Korean curling team a global sensation

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Forget Lindsey Vonn and Adam Rippon. The real rock stars of the Pyeongchang Olympics are a humble group of Korean curlers who have no idea they’ve become a global sensation. In More...

By Associated Press On Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Second Russian athlete tests positive for doping at Pyeongcheng Olympic Games

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — A second Russian athlete has failed a doping test at the Pyeongchang Games, a day before the International Olympic Committee’s executive board is to decide whether to reinstate More...

By Associated Press On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Russian curler to return Olympic medal over failed drug test

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky will give back his Olympic bronze medal after failing a drug test at the Pyeongchang Games, a spokeswoman for the Russian Curling Federation More...

By Associated Press On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Louisville must vacate basketball title as NCAA denies appeal

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville officials are not happy with the NCAA’s decision that mandates the school vacate its 2013 men’s basketball championship in the wake of an embarrassing sex scandal, and interim More...

By United Press International On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

British snowboarder towed by Maserati breaks speed record

A short clip of the Guinness world record today! Top speed 151kph! Thanks @Maserati_HQ @Pirelli @EngadinStMoritz 👌👌👌🥇 #worldrecord #MaseratiLevante #stmortiz @GWR pic.twitter.com/2tyvcxllG9 — Jamie More...

By Jake Leonard On Monday, February 19th, 2018

Jeff Jarrett to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame

That’s J-E-Double-F, J-A-Double-R, E-Double-T. STAMFORD, Conn./NEW ORLEANS (Heartland Newsfeed) — The “King of the Mountain” will be joining the immortals when Jeff Jarrett is inducted into More...