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Canadian NFLer Luke Willson to play for Detroit Lions

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
Super Bowl Football

In a message posted to Twitter, the tight end thanked the Seahawks for the past five years, which he said left him feeling full of gratitude.

1st male athlete sues Larry Nassar over alleged sexual abuse

Friday, March 2nd, 2018
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Jacob Moore was named as a plaintiff Wednesday in a federal suit filed by hundreds of women and girls against Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and other for alleged sexual abuse by former athletic director Larry Nassar.

Nassar victims help unveil sweeping child abuse legislation in Mich.

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
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Victims of imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar helped unveil what they described Monday as a sweeping rewrite of Michigan laws related to childhood sexual abuse, saying the changes would make it easier to stop abuse and bring justice to survivors.

Michigan State University president resigns amid Larry Nassar scandal

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
Michigan State Trustees Meeting

Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon has announced that she is resigning.

Hayley Wickenheiser says female hockey players losing dressing room to boys’ team is ‘crap’

Thursday, December 21st, 2017
Dressing room, Ridgetown Arena

Hayley Wickenheiser, regarded as one of the best female hockey players in the world, thinks it's "crap" girls at an arena in Ridgetown, Ont., got bumped out of their dressing room to make room for an all-boys team.

Windsor man faces lifetime ban for tossing first octopus at Little Caesars Arena

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
Nick Horvath

Red Wings Superfan Nick Horvath smuggled an octopus into the Little Caesars Arena with the hope of claiming his place in history. Instead, he received a lifetime ban.

Town of LaSalle dedicates special day to Olympic swimmer Kylie Masse

Friday, August 18th, 2017
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The Olympic medal-winning swimmer met with fans at the LaSalle outdoor pool following a parade along Front Road that started at 4 p.m.

Detroit Lions condemn ‘any use’ of logo at Charlottesville event

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
Modern Detroit Lions logo unveiled in April 2009

The Detroit Lions say they "detest and disavow" any use of their logo associated with the event last Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Kylie Masse reflects on her world backstroke record

Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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The 21-year-old athlete returned home this week from her victory at the World Aquatic Championships in Budapest, where she navigated a tidal wave of attention.

‘This is our journey:’ Melissa Bishop sticks by ailing coach’s side

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
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Dennis Fairall is losing his speech and mobility to a rare degenerative disease, but he has continued to coach Melissa Bishop and as she takes on the world in the 800 metres.