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Baseball's Jose Canseco Loses Finger in Gun-Cleaning Mishap

Baseball's Jose Canseco Loses Finger in Gun-Cleaning Mishap
Six-time Major League Baseball All-Star Jose Canseco didn't realize there was still a bullet in the chamber of his gun after he came home from the shooting range, and shot himself while cleaning the weapon.
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Beyond Human Capital: Donald Sterling, Race, and Sports Ownership

Beyond Human Capital: Donald Sterling, Race, and Sports Ownership
Within hours after the NBA announced sanctions against Donald Sterling, a list of potential Clippers buyers emerged. Among them were noted People of Color such as Oprah Winfrey, Sean Combs, and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. While it’s too soon to safely assume that Sterling will lose his ownership, it’s not too soon to hope for a systemic change in the ownership culture of major American sports. And the best way to affect that kind of significant shift is to have People of Color not only provide the human capital, but also the financial capital through ownership.
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Republicans Moving From Obstruction To Outright Sabotage

Republicans Moving From Obstruction To Outright Sabotage
After years of obstructing any progress from the Obama administration, Republican leaders are taking things a step further in efforts to cloud information surrounding the Affordable Care Act. If a law passes in the woods and no one is around to understand it, does it actually make any difference?
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