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Aaron Rodgers To Guest Host Jeopardy!

(CNN) - Aaaron Rodgers is trying his hand at something new. The Green Bay Packers' quarterback says he will be guest hosting an episode of Jeopardy! this season. The game show is searching for a permanent replacement for Alex…

NFL: No Mandatory Bubbles For Postseason Play

(CNN) - There won't be any mandatory bubbles for players in the National Football League post-season. In a memo sent to all teams on Tuesday, the league outlined its COVID-19 protocols for teams that make it to the playoffs.…

Cleveland MLB Team To Change Its Name, Drop 'Indians'

(CNN) - Another professional sports team is undergoing a name change. Cleveland's baseball team announces it's dropping its "Indians" moniker. That's according to the New York Times and confirmed by other media outlets. The team's new name might be…

Breakdancing To Make Olympic Debut In 2024

(CNN) - From dancing in the streets, to going for gold. Breakdancing will be an Olympic event, starting in 2024. The International Olympic Committee Executive Board announced Monday "breaking," as it's called will debut in Paris. It'll be the…

18% Of Tokyo 2020 Tickets To Be Refunded

(CNN) - The coronavirus has some people canceling their plans for the upcoming Olympics. Tokyo 2020 announces roughly 18% of tickets for the event are being refunded. The organization says it plans to eventually resell those tickets. According to…

Formula 1 Champion, Lewis Hamilton, Has COVID-19

(CNN) - Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton will miss this weekend’s Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain after testing positive for COVID-19. His Mercedes team confirmed the news on Tuesday. Hamilton, who wrapped up a record-equaling seventh world title last…

49ers To Play Next 2 Home Games In Arizona

(CNN) - The San Francisco 49ers have a new home. Well, at least for the next two home games. They'll be in Glendale, Arizona after being forced to find an alternative site because of Santa Clara county's ban on…

Kobe Bryant Hall Of Fame Induction Postponed

(CNN) - Kobe Bryant is set to be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame next year. Over the weekend the National Basketball Association revealed the ceremony, which was originally scheduled for August will now be held…

Argentine Soccer Legend Maradona Dies At 60

(CNN) - Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona has died at age 60. He reportedly suffered a heart attack; just weeks after brain surgery. Maradona is widely considered one of the best soccer players of all time, bringing Argentina to…

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