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April 4, 2018 6:56 PM Augusta National to host women's amateur tournament week before Masters

Augusta National to host women's amateur tourney before Masters AUGUSTA, Ga. — A new women's amateur tournament will be played partially at Augusta National the week before the Masters. Masters chairman Fred Ridley announced the tournament Wednesday, calling it a move to help grow the game of golf. It will be called the Augusta National Women's Amateur 71

April 2, 2018 10:01 PM Argentina NGO claims alleged sexual abuse at River Plate

Argentina NGO claims alleged sexual abuse at River Plate River Plate will collaborate with authorities after a local NGO reported minors were allegedly abused in the club's youth divisions. The AVIVI Association for Victims of Rape made a formal complaint before a local prosecutor. AVIVI said on Monday the three minors were allegedly abused from 2004-11. Argentina's 55

March 30, 2018 3:41 PM Mexico's presidential candidates launch campaigns

MEXICO CITY – Two of Mexico's four candidates for the presidency have launched their campaigns before hundreds of cheering supporters. Ricardo Anaya, candidate of a right-left coalition, appealed to the youth vote with a 12-hour hackathon to develop proposals to effect change. Margarita Zavala, the former first lady who left Anaya's conservative National 54

March 30, 2018 4:18 AM Sidney Crosby bats own rebound out of air for walk-off winner

Crosby's initial shot ricocheted off the crossbar, but he pulled his hands in and swatted the puck out of the air for his 28th goal of the season. A walk-off, no less. It was the second time in a little more than a week that Crosby showed off his batting skills. On March 21, in a 5-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens, Crosby took a pass from Jake Guentzel 34

March 26, 2018 6:01 PM Students from New Yorkers Against Gun Violence Youth Program join March for Our Lives in Washington, D.C

NYC youth program join March for Our Lives in Washington, D.C. A bus load of students from the New Yorkers Against Gun Violence ReACTION Youth Education Program joined more than 800,000 people in Washington, D.C. for the March for Our Lives. "They understand the importance of their voices," said program director Shaina Harrison, "They understand the importance 42

March 24, 2018 11:57 AM Gun lobby has funneled millions of dollars into schools to promote shooting sports

On the eve of the landmark march by thousands of high school students and their supporters speaking out about gun control, an ABC News analysis of tax return records compiled by The Associated Press shows that the National Rifle Association Foundation has funneled millions of dollars into schools to promote shooting sports. From 2010 through 2016, the charitable 72

March 24, 2018 11:17 AM Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tour Northern Ireland, approve royal wedding china

Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle arrive for a visit to the Eikon Exhibition Centre in Lisburn, Northern Ireland where they attended an event to mark the second year of youth-led peace-building initiative Amazing the Space Friday March 23, 2018. Prince Harry and Meghan will get married at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle on Saturday May 19. (Brian 224

March 23, 2018 10:27 AM Man convicted in beating death of ex-Indiana councilman

Man convicted in beating death of ex-Indiana councilman A man charged with murder in the beating death of a former northern Indiana city councilman has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter. A jury on Thursday night returned the verdict in the case against 22-year-old Cody Garman of Elkhart. Prosecutors say Garman last May beat 66-year-old David 63

March 20, 2018 3:06 PM NBA, USA Basketball set age-specific rules, guidelines for youth basketball

The NBA and USA Basketball on Tuesday announced a set of age-specific rules and guidelines aimed at improving fundamentals and fostering long-term development. • A 24-second shot clock for grades 9-12, and a 30-second shot clock for ages 12-14, when possible. This set of guidelines is an addition to the recommended rules released in October 2016 that suggested 59

March 19, 2018 1:18 AM Soccer Without the Melodrama? No Thank You

The arrival of video replay may fix referees’ botched calls, but it could ruin cherished aspects of the game Soccer is the most popular sport on the planet and one of the most widely shared forms of human culture. Yet in the U.S., even after decades of growing success as a youth activity, the game still doesn’t feel fully at home. Its greatest chronicler 30