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Baylor University paid ex-football coach $15 million after sex scandal
Baylor University in Texas paid more than $15.1 million to its former head football coach Art Briles after firing him in 2016 for failing to address students' complaints of rape and sexual assault by football players, new tax filings show.
Struggling Djokovic splits with coach Agassi
Former world number one Novak Djokovic has parted company with head coach Andre Agassi after struggling to rediscover his form following a long elbow injury layoff.
Trump attacks Amazon, again, over U.S. postal rates
U.S. President Donald Trump launched his second attack in a week on Amazon.com Inc on Saturday, accusing the world's biggest online retailer of getting unfairly cheap rates from the U.S. Postal Service and not paying enough tax.
Putin says grandfather cooked for Stalin and Lenin
Vladimir Putin's paternal grandfather worked as a cook for both Vladimir Lenin and Joseph Stalin, the president said in a film posted on the internet on Sunday.
New York moves to offset federal tax changes in $168 billion budget deal
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and the state legislature agreed late on Friday on a $168 billion budget for fiscal 2019, including measures aimed at offsetting damage to taxpayers from new federal tax changes.
Nobel winner Malala visits hometown in Pakistan for first time since shooting
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai visited her birthplace in Pakistan's Swat Valley on Saturday, bursting into tears as she entered her childhood home for the first time since a Taliban gunman shot her in 2012.
Autopsy of California black man shot by police fuels more protests
About 200 demonstrators squared off with police in riot gear overnight in California's capital and more protests were planned for Saturday after an autopsy on Stephon Clark contradicted the police account of the shooting of the unarmed black man by officers.
Far from war, Basra's cats lap it up in their own hotel
A world away from Iraq's battlegrounds, Basra's cat-lovers have found a haven for their favorite pets.
Golf: Park joins Lindberg in second-round clubhouse lead at ANA
Park Sung-hyun eagled the par-four 15th hole en route to an "awesome" eight-under-par 64 and a share of the second-round clubhouse lead at the ANA Inspiration in Rancho Mirage, California on Friday.
Soccer: Zlatan adds spice to first meeting of LA teams
Zlatan Ibrahimovic's debut with LA Galaxy on Saturday will add extra spice to their highly-anticipated first meeting with crosstown rivals Los Angeles FC, players and coaches said on Friday.